SUCCESS: In Kashmir, a medical centre is functioning again

An allopathic dispensary in rural Kashmir remained closed most of the time and no doctors were assigned to it. Community Correspondent Peer Azhar reported on the issue and with the help of his community brought change. Now the dispensary stays open for six-days-a-week and paramedical staff visits regularly. While the region is still battling with […]

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Kashmir Flood Survivors still wait for compensation

As the Assembly Elections come to a close in Jammu & Kashmir, those affected by September’s floods continue to wait on relief and compensation. Will the newly formed government be able to take on this mammoth task? This report from Lelhaar in Pulwama evidences the damage done to the lives and properties of people in […]

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Documenting the Aftershocks: Village in Kashmir cries for compensation

Floods that hit Kashmir earlier this year, destroyed the crops of Krechapathri village in Shopian district. Community Correspondent Musheer ul Haq Manhaas reports on the damage caused by water and the troubling conditions faced by locals. The Assembly Elections that will conclude on Friday have delayed the rehabilitation drive following the tragedy. Community Correspondent Sajad […]

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No electricity for one year | Shafat Mir reports from Kashmir

A kerosene lamp sits on the switchboard of the transformer stand in Wandelvangam, Jammu & Kashmir. It is in lieu of the electricity to be provided by the switchboard. 35 families of the area haven’t had any electricity for about eight months now. “He (the Executive Engineer of the area) gave us this lamp and […]

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Update from Nowgam, Bandipora, J&K

The water supply and electric supply has been restored to a large extent. However the compensation issue has still not been addressed by the Government. Although RTI applications have been filed by people in the concerned departments, but they are yet to receive any reply from them. Community Correspondent Taha Mirani reports from Bandipora, J&K for […]

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Update from Zaalapora, Bandipora, J&K

The water supply and electric supply has been restored in the area to a large extent. However the compensation issues and road connectivity in Zaalapora has still not been addressed by the Government. Although RTI applications have been filed by people in the concerned departments, they are yet to receive a reply from them. Community Correspondent […]

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Kashmir floods aftermath: Nowgam, Bandipora

Community Correspondent Taha reports on floods in Kashmir. Taha reports from Nowgam area of Bandipora where the floods have washed away all the resources people had and disrupted their lives. A number of locals fled their homes leaving everything behind. Cattle and livestock have disappeared. The school in the area is finding it difficult to […]

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