Only Park in Kupwara in Shambles- Authorities in Slumber

Video By: Pir Azhar | Article By: Nusrat Ali In Kupwara town the only public park constructed by Jammu and Kashmir Tourism Department under Lolab-Bangus-Drungyari Devlopment Authority (LBDDA) in 2010 is in shambles. 20 lakh has been spent for the construction of the park which is encroached by general public. There is nothing done for […]

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Apple Growers of the Kashmir Valley Aggrieved Over Low Market Rate of Apples

Video By: Rayees Ahmad | Article By: Nusrat Ali Jammu and Kashmir is the largest apple producing State in India at 11.2 metric tonnes, which accounts for 71% of national production. But Valley fruit growers are facing huge losses with its low rate in Indian markets and with hike in inputs used and carriage taking […]

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“I Spend Most of My time Fetching Water”, Tawheeda: a Female Student

Video By: Pir Azhar | Article By: Nusrat Ali Hampora village of Kupwara lacks safe drinking water facility – people use ground water for day to day use, but health department has declared the water to be unsafe for drinking. The village has a population of 1200 souls. The pipelines installed have decomposed and unable […]

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Stone Chiseling In Kashmir – A Dying Art

Video By: Afroza Mahed | Article By: Nusrat Ali In Kashmir the art of stone carving has a long history of centuries, people used to carve stones into sculptors. The stone even used presently known as Devri stone is an impure lime stone extracted from earth at various parts of the Kashmir. The stone is […]

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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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IMPACT: Broken Lanes of Shopian Town Reconstructed By Authorities

Video By: Basharat Amin | Article By: Nusrat Ali Gadh Mohalla, Shopian having nearly 150 Households were suffering due to mismanaged lane. Whenever it would rain, the lanes were inundated and due to it lawns of residents also were inundated. Locals have also reached to Authorities but they were paying less attention towards their plea. Our […]

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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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Broken Lanes of Shopian Town, Authorities in Slumber

Video By: Basharat Amin | Article By: Nusrat Ali Gadh Mohalla, Shopian having nearly 150 Households suffers due to mismanaged lane. Whenever it rains, the lane is inundated and due to it lawns of residents also get inundated. Locals have also reached to Authorities but they are paying less attention towards their plea. “The lane […]

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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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