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How a PDP leader first ‘blocked’ and later ‘allowed’ shifting of MCH Anantnag to favour party workers!

How a PDP leader first ‘blocked’ and later ‘allowed’ shifting of MCH Anantnag to favour party workers!

Anantnag: Despite being declared unsafe by the authorities in 2015, the Maternity and Child Hospital in Anantnag continues to operate from a dilapidated building in Sherbagh locality of the south Kashmir district. Sources revealed to The Kashmir Press that in January 2015 the then Director Health Services, Dr Saleem-ul-Rehman and Chief Medical Officer (CMO), Dr Fazil […]

Denied registration, hotel ‘The Regency’ at Pahalgam operates illegally, continues to ‘pollute’ river Lidder

Denied registration, hotel ‘The Regency’ at Pahalgam operates illegally, continues to ‘pollute’ river Lidder

Pahalgam: Hotel ‘The Regency’ at Movura at famous tourist destination Pahalgam continues to operate illegally with apparent bureaucratic and political  patronage. The hotel is located just few yards away from the murmuring waters of Lidder near rafting point Movura.  The huge hotel with nearly two dozen luxury rooms is one among dozens of hotels constructed […]

‘Officials embarrassed’: MS DH Pulwama misleads Health Dept about his wife’s overstay at the hospital

‘Officials embarrassed’: MS DH Pulwama misleads Health Dept about his wife’s overstay at the hospital

Pulwama: Under Secretary Health and Medical Education Department has asked the in charge Medical Superintendent Pulwama, Dr Abdul Rashid Parra to explain his position for submitting “misleading and biased” information to the department about his wife, who is also a doctor, posted in the same hospital for more than nine years. The development came a […]

Doctors at DH Anantnag ask patients to buy surgical items from ‘particular dealer’, nexus exposed 

Doctors at DH Anantnag ask patients to buy surgical items from ‘particular dealer’, nexus exposed 

Anantnag: The nexus between the doctors and private dealers for surgical items at district hospital Anantnag is badly telling upon the pockets of gullible patients.  The doctors and Para-medics are “strictly” directing the patients to buy the surgical items needed for their surgeries from particular dealers at higher rates. The latest case of the patient […]

Enjoying political, bureaucratic patronage, hoteliers at Yanner Pahalgam carry on with their businesses illegally 

Enjoying political, bureaucratic patronage, hoteliers at Yanner Pahalgam carry on with their businesses illegally 

  Pahalgam: Scores of illegally constructed hotels, huts and guest houses are operating under the nose of the authorities in Yanner area of famous tourist spot, Pahalgam in South Kashmir’s Anantnag district. Dozens of these commercial establishments constructed illegally by the politically well connected people on the banks of Lidder River during last several years […]

When it comes to Pulwama district hospital, govt transfer policy is torn to shreds

When it comes to Pulwama district hospital, govt transfer policy is torn to shreds

PULWAMA: The transfer policy of the Jammu and Kashmir government seems not to be applicable to the influential and well-connected doctors and Para-medics at district hospital Pulwama. Scores of doctors and Para-medics posted in the hospital, according to hospital sources, have not been transferred from the healthcare facility for last ten to fifteen years.  These doctors […]

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