IMPACT: New Toilet Block Constructed for This School in Kupwara

Video By: Pir Azhar | Text By: Sajad Rasool the Government middle school located in Guzriyal village of Kupwara was without proper sanitation and toilet facilities. Students and staff would suffer and had to go in open fields to attend nature’s call or go to use some neighbors washroom. After making a video report on […]

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Like Khushboo Thousands of Kashmiri Kids See Their Schools Reduced to Ashes, Helplessly

Khushboo, a 9th class student, from village Thuru of central Kashmir’s Ganderbal district, is unable to attend her classes in the nearby Government school.  The school building was burnt down by some unknown people in September during the Kashmir unrest. More than 30 schools have been mysteriously torched during the current cycle of violence across […]

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Kashmir Unrest Prompts Youth to Start Free Tuitions in Baramula

During the ongoing turmoil across Kashmir valley the education sector also suffered badly. With schools closed, the precious time of more than a million students was getting wasted. This prompted the local youth to open free classes for the students in Baramulla’s old town too, like the rest of the valley. Abid Salaam reports

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Curfew Schools: Educated Youths of Kashmir Provide Succor to Student Community

Video and text by Shafat Mir. The ongoing uprising since last more than 50 days in Kashmir has led to the closure of schools, business establishments, and other government offices. With the result, around 1.5 million students in the valley have been unable to attend the regular schools. Now the educated youths of the valley […]

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Swachh Bharat Abhiyan Fails to reach this Middle School in Kupwara

Indian PM Narendra Modi Launched the ambitious ‘Swachh Bharat Abhiyan’ (Clean India Mission) on 2nd October 2014. The ‘Abhiyan’ was launched on the occasion of Mahatma Gandhi’s 145th birth anniversary. This school in Kupwara’s Guzriyal area is a glaring example of how such Abhiyans fail and the much hype about such schemes fall flat on […]

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Authorities Abandon this school in Babapora Ganderbal after Flash Floods

A flash flood on 17th July 2015 caused severe damage to the whole hamlet of Babapora village in mountainous Kullan Ganderbal resulting in loss of several lives. A primary school was also affected causing severe damage to the structure. Nobody from the authorities ever bothered to take stock of the situation arising because of this […]

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