Water Crisis in Ogabal Kupwara

Video By: Pir Azhar Article By: Nusrat Ali Ogbal village having population of 900 souls is facing water crisis. The village is only 9 Km away from district headquarter Kupwara. This village is surrounded by forests and only source of water lies in forest also. In year 2012 administration provided a water supply scheme for […]

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One Year On – This Kashmiri Man Still Remains ‘Disappeared’

Video By: Pir Azhar | Article By: Nusrat Ali One year  back when world was observing International Day of Disappeared , the next day in Kashmir two young men, Manzoor Ahmad Khan and Nasrullah Ahmad Khan, both from Kakad Pati in Devar, Kupwara allegedly disappeared into an Army camp in the hills as per their […]

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Kupwara School Building Damaged in 2016 Snowfall – Needs Urgent Repair

Video By: Azharuddin Pir | Article By: Nusrat Ali The School building of Government Middle school located at Gund Moomin in Kupwara district was damaged during snowfall of 2016. Till now it is not repaired. Despite reaching out to the authorities about this issue, the school administration and locals says that the school building still […]

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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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Kupwara Government School Lacks Basic Amenities – Students Suffer

Video By: Pir Azhar | Article By: Nusrat Ali With 150 students in a Govt middle school at Dudwan village of Kupwara, the things are bad, school building is in bad shape and students lack basic amenities like sanitation, toilets and have very tight space. In 2007 construction of 3 room building was started but […]

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17 Year Old Boy Invented Tree-Branch Cutter Machine

Video By: Pir Azhar | Article By: Nusrat Ali Shakir Ahmad Ganie, a 17 year old boy of Kralgund Handwara had invented tree branch cutter machine. He has made it without external help. His motive for innovating this machine was to make branch cutting easy. He desires to make it at big level but he […]

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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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Students Packed in Congested and Unsafe Classrooms in Kupwara

Video By: Pir Azhar | Article By: Nusrat Ali Govt middle school Shali Batho Manigah Kupwara is being operated from a rented building with two rooms. All the nine classes are manged to study in these two rooms which not only causes problems to the teachers while teaching but students can’t study properly.  “Six classes […]

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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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