Contaminated Water Leading to Diseases in Budgam Village

Video By: Rafiqa Bano | Article By: Nusrat Ali Sonpah village located in Budgam district is facing acute shortage of water for drinking. Despite having a good number of springs available, the authorities have not maintained them and the pipelines which has resulted in contamination of these water bodies. People are forced to take contaminated […]

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Water Pipelines in Manihal Shopian Run Dry

Video By: Basharat Amin | Article By: Nusrat Ali In Shopian village of Manihal Batpora which is located at a distance of just 12 Kms from district HQ is denied safe drinking water. Pipes were installed by the PHE department, but water never flew in them. People are forced to drink contaminated water and leads […]

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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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Indra Awaas Yojana Lacks Funds – Poor People of Samba Suffer

Video By: Shiv Niraz | Article By: Nusrat Ali No application of Indra Aawaas Yojana in the Samba district where in a village under this scheme making of 26 houses was promised since 2013. The scheme is meant to provide money to the people living in utter poverty across India and help them in constructing […]

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Caught in Cross-Fire, Bedridden Altaf Struggles For Life | Reports Rayees

Video By: Rayees Ahmad | Article By: Nusrat Ali Altaf Ahmad Zargar was returning to his home village Aglar on 19 June 2017 from Pulwama. At Drabgam village Govt forces had laid seige against militants in this village and Altaf was hit by bullets – He was shifted to SMHS hospital where he had been given […]

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12 YO Orphan Boy, Blinded in One Eye By Pellets.

Video By: Basharat Amin | Article By: Nusrat Ali 12 year old, Imitiaz Ahmad Thokar, an orphan was blinded in one eye when pellets were shot at him by paramilitary forces in Meemandar village of Shopian. It was 27th of May this year when he was hit by pellets in both of his eyes and […]

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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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Family of 24 Year Old Civilian Killed During An Encounter Refute ‘Paid Stone-Pelter’ Theory

Video By: Rafiqa Bano | Article By: Nusrat Ali Zahid Rashid Ganie was one of the civilians who were killed on 28th March 2017 when the government forces engaged with a militant holed inside a multi-storey palatial house at Chadoora Budgam. As soon the encounter begun the local youth from adjoining areas started pelting stones […]

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School in Kaniyari Bandipora Remains Inundated for 8 months a Year-Authorities Turns Mute Spectators

Video By: Aneesa Hamid | Article By: Nusrat Ali Kaniyari village of Bandipora remains submerged in water – every aspect of life remains paralyzed , a village of around 1200 souls lacks basic amenities. Students use boats to cross over to school, putting self to danger. Govt has not paid any attention yet to resolve […]

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Abhinanda Home: Kashmir’s Oldest School for Special Children in Shambles

Video By: Nadiya Shafi | Article By: Nusrat Ali Kashmir’s oldest school for deaf, dumb and blind students-Abhinanda Home-   was established in 1941. The institute has been imparting education to specially-abled children for decades now. Located on the roadside in Srinagar’s Rambagh area, the Abhinanda Home has two buildings and a spacious lawn. It […]

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