Shahid Rashid: Making Kashmiri Designs Global

Video By: Rayees Ahmad | Article By: Nusrat Ali Shahid Rashid Bhat, 23-year-old boy, a young model and fashion designer from Pulwama is on the mission to reinvent Kashmiri traditional attires and make them fashionable again. He is the first designer from the valley who is designing clothes for celebrities. He is best known for […]

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Young Boy With ‘Albinism’ Needs Disability Pension

Video By: Rayees Ahmad | Article By: Nusrat Ali Muzamil Mushtaq, a 15-year-old boy from Pulwama, is suffering from Albinism. He has been declared 60% disabled by J&K health department. Albinism is a rare group of genetic disorders that cause the skin, hair, or eyes to have little or no color. Albinism is also associated […]

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Technology Helps Students to Bypass Traditional Classrooms

Video By: Rayees Ahmad | Article By: Nusrat Ali Basit Mushtaq of Pinglena Pulwama is a budding sketch artist. A 20 year old young boy belongs to middle class family has developed love for this art since 2015. Basit is doing Bsc but besides that he is a sketch artist. He has been learning this […]

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Man-Animal Conflict: 60 People Lost Their Lives Due to Animal Attack in 3 years

Video By: Basharat Amin | Article By: Nusrat Ali Over the past few years, there has been increase in incidents related to the man-animal conflict in Jammu and Kashmir. In the last three years, official figures reveal that around 60 people were killed and around 600 injured in man-animal conflict. Mass urbanization, denudation of forests, […]

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Wazul Kulnar Tral – A Village With No Water, No Roads, No Schools and No Electricity

Video By: Rayees Ahmad Article By: Nusrat Ali Wazul Kulnar, also known Wazul Kulnaad a remote village in Tral of Pulwama District lacks all basic facilities like water, road, school and electricity. The village is about 15 kms from Tral town but due to govt negligence the village with around 30 households is still without […]

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Visually Challenged Climber of Pulwama Seeks Government Support to Become a Successful Sportsperson

Video By: Rayees Ahmad | Article By: Nusrat Ali A visually challenged climber from South Kashmir’s Pulwama district has won laurels by making it to semi finals in first ever Indian Mountaineering Foundation national sport climbing championship which was held in Jammu. The two days sports event was organized by the Mountaineering Association of J&K […]

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Poor Family Await Benefits From State Marriage Assistance Scheme

Video By: Basharat Amin | Article By: Nusrat Ali In December 2015, State Marriage Assistance Scheme (SMAS) was introduced by the government to support the marriage of unmarried identified girls of the State living below the poverty line who may not find themselves in a position to marry due to financial constraint. Under this scheme, […]

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Kashmir Uprising 1931 Fallout – Narrative of Eyewitnesses from Pulwama

Video By: Rayees Ahmad | Article By Nusrat Ali Our Community Correspondent, Rayees Sofi interviews eyewitnesses of ‘Pulwama Martyrs’ day that took place on 23rd September 1931, two months after the popular Martyrs’ Day – 13 July 1931 – the day when Maharaja’s forces shot dead over 20 people outside Srinagar Central Jail. This is […]

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