Sumaya, A Girl Who Bats Stereotypes From Shopian Kashmir

Video by: Basharat Amin | Article by: Nusrat Ali Sumaya Jaan, from Kachdora Shopian is a new face of Cricket in Kashmir who is trying to make her career in the sports. She at her younger age started playing in local cricket events and eventually got a chance to represent J&K through Jammu Kashmir Cricket […]

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Encroachment and Pollution Strangle River Sangaloo in Shopian

Video By: Basharat Amin | Article By: Nusrat Ali Sangaloo river flowing through the main town Shopian is the main source of water to most of the agricultural land of Shopian. It was once a source of fresh drinking water to the entire area but now it has been polluted. It has also been shrunk […]

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Domestic Violence: Mother of 4 Daughters Beaten By In-Laws

Video By: Jahan Ara | Article By: Nusrat Ali Yasmeena, mother of four daughters, a 40 year old lady from Keegam Shopian has been a constant victim of domestic violence at the hands of her husband, Mohammad Maqbool Shah. Yasmeena lives with her parents including two of her kids (both girls) from past 7 years. […]

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Braid chopping: Which Kept Kashmir and Administration on Tenterhooks for 2 Months

Video By: Nadiya Shafi | Article By: Nusrat Ali More than 100 braids have been chopped across the Kashmir valley in last two months and the victims have been found unconscious later at the crime scene and different narratives have come up regarding the reason and people behind it, thus increasing the mystery. Recently after […]

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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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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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Unable to pay the Bribe these residents of a Shopian village were deprived of Concrete Lanes

The residents of this hilly hamlet of Qazipathri Shadab Karewa in Shopian district were left out from the development works by the local administration as the poor inhabitants of this area were not able to pay a sum of 10,000 rupees demanded by concerned officials as a bribe. Despite the funds allocated for the construction […]

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Six Decades on, this Shopian village Awaits a proper road – Musheer reports

Nai Basti, Feerwar locality, in Shadab Karewa village of south Kashmir’s District Shopian has seen no road connectivity since it was created some six decades ago. In the event of a rain or snowfall, the residents are forced to stay indoors as the pathway becomes muddy and unfit to be walked upon. People are supposed […]

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