At a time when the World Health Organisation (WHO) has declared the COVID-19 as pandemic and so many countries across the world are on a high alert to save the lives of their citizens from this deadly disease, the administration here in J&K seems less concerned for the welfare of the people. Though there are fewer COVID-19 positive cases across J&K, the figures could be inaccurate as there is no proper check for the people who might be infected with the coronavirus.
Srinagar, March 23: Kashmir Chamber of Commerce and Industries (KCC&I) Monday appealed people to observe complete civil curfew till April 1, 2020, to stop spreading of Corona (Covid 19) virus in J&K.
Srinagar, March 13: Government of Jammu and Kashmir on Friday revoked the detention of former chief minister and Lok Sabha MP Dr Farooq Abdullah after seven months.
Regulating traffic is becoming chaotic and the under-staffed Traffic department and its few traffic policemen are doing a commendable job
The political developments in Kashmir always come at a cost and the abrogation of Article 370 was no different with education bearing the worst brunt. Ajaz Rashid pens down a comprehensive report on how the education of children and young suffered and the alternate means Kashmiris developed to overcome the crisis.
The black clouds of coronavirus are prevailing over Jammu Kashmir and Ladakh, and with two positive cases of COVID-19, the alarm bells have started ringing for the government.