Rs 33 a Day – Is That Enough For Survival?

Video By: Sajad Shah | Article By: Nusrat Ali Under Indira Gandhi Old Age Pension Scheme (IGNOAPS) which is a National Social Assistance Programme, every old person (aged 60+) living Below Poverty Line is to be paid Rs 1000 per month which means Rs 33 a day.  The size of elderly population in Jammu and Kashmir is […]

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Swach Bharat Fails to Clean Ramban Town

Video By: Tahir Mushtaq | Article By: Nusrat Ali Ramban town with a population of 3596 souls is one of the 22 districts of Jammu and Kashmir. The town is located in Chenab valley of Jammu division. The town lacks the facility of urinals and toilets, there are a few toilets in the town which […]

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Water Crisis: Residents of Garoora Village in Bandipora Suffer

Video By: Aneesa Hamid | Article By: Nusrat Ali Garoora village is located in Bandipora district with total 537 families residing. This village has population of 3528  as per Population Census 2011. The locals of Garoora Bandipora have to walk miles to fetch water from a spring. The local women face the brunt as the authorities […]

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Government Apathy leads to Spread of Hepatitis-B Virus in Budgam Village

Video By: Rafiqa Bano | Article By: Nusrat Ali Around 80 people are infected by the Hepatitis B in Aripanthan village of Budgam, located at a distance of around 25 Km from District headquarters. The people in this village have been unaware about this deadly virus for a long time, the virus is spreading rapidly […]

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Leech Therapy Helps Many in Kashmir to Get Rid Of Different Ailments

Video By: Sajad Shah | Article By: Sajad Rasool Leech therapy is a traditional means of treating different ailments. It is a very unique and specialized treatment therapy, dating back to thousands of years, which involves bloodletting by using leeches. It gives miraculous effects on many disorders like, Joint pains, Non healing & infected wounds […]

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Parveena Akhter, a Female Pellet Victim Narrates her Story

Video BY: Tabassum Khanam | Article BY: Nusrat Ali In Awoora village of Kupwara Parveena Akhtar, 18 years old was hit by a pellet on 10 August 2016 during mass uprising. She received pellets in both of her eyes. In her left there is a pellet fire still into it, Doctors are advising not to […]

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Water Crisis is Women’s Crisis in Guzriyal Village of Kupwara

Video by: Pir Azhar | Article by: Nusrat Ali Jana Begum, is one of the many women of Guzriyal village who have to walk around 1 Km everyday to fetch drinking water for their family. Guzriyal village is located in Kupwara area of Kashmir. Women in this village suffer from multiple ailments, however dozens of […]

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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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Kashmir’s Most Popular Tourist Spot Fast Turning Into A Garbage Dumping Site

In the absence of a proper garbage dumping site, the authorities at one of the most famous health resort, Pahalgam Valley, in south Kashmir’s Anantnag district are now throwing the waste in the gorges of this scenic place. This also posses a serious threat to the ecology of this eco-sensitive area. Despite repeated pleas by […]

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