Recruitment Scam in SMC: Chief Enforcement Officer Akbar Sofi attached for illegally appointing consolidated workers

Recruitment Scam in SMC: Chief Enforcement Officer Akbar Sofi attached for illegally appointing consolidated workers

Srinagar: In gross violation of government rules and without the approval of Srinagar Municipal Corporation (SMC) Commissioner, Chief Enforcement Officer, Akbar Sofi has engaged consolidated workers in the corporation. After the recruitment scam surfaced in the SMC, Sofi who engaged six consolidated workers from the backdoor has been attached by an official order. “Mohammad Akbar […]

Despite being attached by Govt., Secretary SMC continues to function on his post     

Despite being attached by Govt., Secretary SMC continues to function on his post     

Srinagar: Secretary, Srinagar Municipal Corporation (SMC), Hilal Dewani, who was attached by the government pending an inquiry, is freely operating from his office. “He is working as usual,” sources told The Kashmir Press. “Despite orders he has not been removed from his post. He continues to function from the office as secretary SMC”. Sources said […]

In a daring operation, Wildlife official Aliya Mir catches hold of venomous viper outside former CM Omar’s residence

In a daring operation, Wildlife official Aliya Mir catches hold of venomous viper outside former CM Omar’s residence

Srinagar: On Thursday morning, a rescue team of Wildlife SOS (Save or Skin) had to rush to former Chief Minister, Omar Abdullah’s Gupkar residence where a highly venomous snake was spotted by his security guards. The snake was rescued later and released in Dachigam. The incident was, however, not reported in local media and people […]

Detailed Read: In a highly securitised environment, sporadic violence & strikes, low turnout polling for Parliament ends in Kashmir

Detailed Read: In a highly securitised environment, sporadic violence & strikes, low turnout polling for Parliament ends in Kashmir

Srinagar: Amid sporadic incidents of violence, the polling for the Anantnag parliamentary polls ended on Monday with the volatile Shopian and Pulwama districts recording a dismal turnout of over 2 percent taking the aggregate turnout to around 20 percent in Kashmir. The Election Commission of India conducted the polls for the Anantnag parliamentary constituency in […]

Illegal dealings between private labs & doctors: MS SMHS say probe “on,” GMC principal says “no such thing,” complainant  

Illegal dealings between private labs & doctors: MS SMHS say probe “on,” GMC principal says “no such thing,” complainant  

Srinagar: Despite more than twenty days have passed when the shocking episode of illegal nexus between doctors and a private diagnostic center surfaced, the SMHS hospital authorities and Government Medical College (GMC) are passing the buck at each other instead of initiating the probe to look into the serious issue. “The report about SMHS doctors […]