Forgotten Village of Kupwara

Video By: Pir Azhar | Article By: Nusrat Ali The remote villages of Jammu and Kashmir are deprived of all the basic facilities and Sheikh Mohalla, Kralgund is one among them. This village is only 1 km away from Tehsil Qaziabad, Kupwara. Everybody here faces one problem or the other; water, the absence of electricity, […]

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An Electricity Transformer Rusts in Open as Singduna Seethes in the Patches of Dark

Video By: Pir Azhar Article By: Nusrat Ali In Sheikh Mohalla of Singduna, Kupwara 40 Households have been provided with a transformer 2 years back. But the transformer has not been installed till date. The transformer lays uninstalled in the lawn for past 2 years. Now the transformer is affected with rust. Even the electricity […]

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IMPACT: Drung Residents Waited 4 Years to Get Transformer Installed

Video By: Rafiqa Bano |  Article By: Nusrat Ali In 2014 the authorities of Power Department decided to install a new electricity transformer in Dar Mohalla of Drung village located in Budgam and till this year the transformer was not installed. People have been following with the authorities for these years but the result has […]

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IMPACT: Budgam Village Gets Electricity After 30 Years

Video By: Rafiqa Bano | Article By: Nusrat Ali Nouroz Baba village is located in Budgam of central Kashmir. A population of 200 souls which has 40 households would always remain in darkness after transmission lines of Dar Mohalla of this village developed issues, since then the issue was hanging. Our CC highlighted the issue […]

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Sawalkot Dam: Who’s Development and at What Cost?

Video By: Tahir Mushtaq | Article By: Nusrat Ali In Ramban the people whose properties are going to be broken down for the creation of dam on Chenab river have been protesting against the unfair compensation being allocated to them by the authorities. This project has received clearance from the Indian environment ministry’s ‘Expert Appraisal […]

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Demanding Regularization-JKSPDC Daily Wagers on Indefinite Strike

Video By: Afroza Mahed | Article By: Nusrat Ali JKSPDC (Jammu and Kashmir state power development corporation) daily wagers and casual employees are in protest against the state and have been asking the department to regularize them. One of such employee is Fayaz Ahmed whose left arm was injured during work. Employees blame govt of […]

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Kashmir Wants Electricity – At What Cost?

Video By: Rafiqa Bano | Article By: Nusrat Ali The work on Jalandhar-Samba-Amargarh power transmission line also called as, Northern Region Strengthening Scheme (NRSS-29) is going on at full pace. This project will deliver over 1,000 MW of electricity from Punjab to the Kashmir Valley by strengthening the National Grid. Under the project hundreds of […]

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“We Study Under the Light of Wood Fire” Javaid Ali: a 12th Standard Student

Video By: Shiv Niraz | Article By: Nusrat Ali Village Kolebalafat, Dessian in district Samba having population of 50 persons is yet to electrify. Whole population of this hamlet lives Below Poverty Line and cannot arrange others means of lighting system. School going children are most sufferers as they have to study under the light […]

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Pulwama Village Miles Away from Development

Video By: Rayees Ahmad | Article By: Nusrat Ali Water supplied to village Achgoza Pulwama is impure and unsafe for drinking. Water pipeline is around 20 years old and is supplying water to 125 households. This village is only 15 Km away from main town Pulwama. Residents of this village demand new pipeline and water […]

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