The Shri Maharaja Gulab Singh Hospital is one of Jammu’s oldest but it also has the dubious distinction of being one of the most overcrowded ones in the state.
At the Government Chest Diseases Hospital in Jammu,where biomedical waste including used syringes,is littered just on the hospitals doorstep.
In the first such incident after the Omar Abdullah-led coalition Government came to power in Jammu and Kashmir.
The Government Maternity Home at Sant Nagar is cocooned in silence; no women cry out in childbirth here; and no babies make their first sounds here.
Gun-wielding commandoes of the Special Security Group mount down from the police vehicle.
Forcibly sent across to PoK once,the last wish of a PoK national was fulfilled when his body was buried in his ancestral graveyard with authorities granting permission for his burial in Poonch.
After one of its MLAs defied the party whip and voted for NC in the Rajya Sabha polls,Jammu and Kashmir National Panthers party has ordered an inquiry into the incident.
Mushtaq Ahmad Sheikh,the hospital’s cleaner for over 19 years,says cleaning up of official apathy is as essential as cleaning the corridors.
J-K police has ‘picked’ up three of his men for ‘selling arms and ammunitions seized from militants’ in north Kashmir’s Kupwara district.
Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Omar Abdullah has sought additional IAF sorties for airlifting essential commodities to Bhaderwah,Kishtwar and Doda.
The state government is applying for the GI registration of the Khatumbandh ,Walnut wood carving,Paper mache,Namda and Pinjarkari to get their unique Kashmiri origin recognized internationally.
A team of scientists from Jammu and Kashmir and Haryana are working on a project to clone the famous pashmina goat.
J-K government has revoked the Public Safety Act (PSA) of senior separatist leader Nayeem Khan and Hindu preacher Dinesh Bharti along with 18 other detenues.
After days of agitation and protest demonstrations,the state government employees were back to work as J-K govt approved Centre’s recommendations on sixth pay commission.
Army troops and police busted five hideouts in separate incidents in Jammu region and recovered 18 kgs of IED explosives.