Our Community Correspondent Sadaf Khursheed reported the issue to the concerned authorities. She met officials of Municipal Council, Sub District Magistrate Sopore, and Deputy Commissioner Baramulla also. Authorities after seeing the situation took notice and got the waste removed from the areas where the public movement was getting hampered due to littered garbage.
The link road which passes through Reshigund and Dardsun villages connecting Guzriyal with Tehsil headquarter Kralpora in Kupwara district of Kashmir is in shambles. The large potholes and ditches have made the road an unfavorable stretch forcing the cab operators to suspend services for days together as the broken road has caused extensive damages to […]
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 […]
Video By: Mir Yaseen | Text By: Shafat Mir | 12 May 2016 After being upgraded from a dispensary into New Type Primary Health Centre, this PHC at Shutloo village of Baramulla district is an example of how the government departments are wasting the tax payers money. According to the in charge doctor, it is […]
The administration of district hospital Budgam was compelled to get the washrooms cleaned after our correspondent reported and highlighted the issue. The unclean toilets in this hospital had made patients and attendants to suffer all these years as the lavatories were never cleaned despite having an adequate staff available for the purpose. The medical superintendent […]
Video By: Rafiqa Bano | Text By: Shafat Mir | 11 April 2016 The district hospital of Budgam has only two washrooms which haven’t been cleaned since years. The condition is so worse that it becomes much more difficult to even pass by these. This particular hospital has to cope up with the huge rush of […]
Video By Aneesa Hamid | Text By Sajad Rasool | 25 February, 2016 Access to Safe Drinking water has been declared as a Human Right by the United Nations General Assembly on the 28 July 2010. But this right has remained an unfulfilled dream for the villagers of Takanwari (Dar Mohalla) of Ganderbal District, Kashmir. […]
Kangan town is one of the most beautiful towns of Ganderbal district. This town bears importance because the road to Sonamarg passes through this very same town. One can also reach a historically important site, Naran nag, through this town, a famous picnic spot of central Kashmir. The local authorities seem to have long forgotten […]
Like many other towns of Kashmir, the administration has failed to provide a permanent garbage dumping facility in Sopore tehsil which has disgusted the locals and made it hard for them to move around as most of the main town market area is filled with rubbish and solid waste. Municipal Council is doing nothing to […]
In the absence of proper public convenience, people are forced to urinate in open which makes the surroundings stinky and filthy also. Community Correspondent, Sajad Shah, reports from Kulgam.