Kashmir

JK reports 655 fresh covid-19 cases, three fatalities

 Added on January 8, 2022  KV Network Srinagar, Jan 8: Jammu and Kashmir Saturday reported 655 fresh covid-19 cases while as three people succumbed to the virus during the past 24 hours, officials said. 392 of the fresh cases were reported from Jammu division and 263 from Kashmir, taking the …

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Five states to have 7-phased polls from Feb 10-Mar 7

 Added on January 8, 2022  KV Network New Delhi, Jan 8 (PTI) Assembly elections in Uttar Pradesh, Uttarakhand, Punjab, Manipur and Goa will be held between February 10 and March 7 in seven phases with counting of votes on March 10, the Election Commission announced on Saturday, and banned physical …

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Jammu-Srinagar highway to remain closed tomorrow: Officials

 Added on January 8, 2022  KV Network Srinagar, Jan 8: Jammu-Srinagar highway, the only surface link connecting Kashmir Valley with the rest of the world, shall remain closed on Sunday as continuous heavy rains and snowfall has led to blockades at number of places along the 270-km stretch, officials said.  …

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EC bans public rallies, road shows till January 15

 Added on January 8, 2022  KV Network New Delhi, Jan 8 (PTI) Amid a surge in COVID-19 cases, the Election Commission on Saturday banned election rallies, roadshows and corner meetings till January 15 in the five poll-bound states.Chief Election Commissioner Sushil Chandra said the poll authority will review the COVID-19 situation …

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Ladakh records 43 new COVID-19 cases; 71 recoveries

 Added on January 8, 2022  KV Network Leh, Jan 8 (PTI) Ladakh’s COVID-19 caseload increased to 22,413 on Saturday as 43 more people tested positive for the virus, officials said. Seventy one patients recovered from the disease bringing down the active cases in the union territory to 241, they said. …

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Jammu-Srinagar, other highways face closure due to snowfall

 Added on January 8, 2022  KV Network Srinagar, Jan 8: Jammu-Srinagar highway, the only surface link connecting Kashmir Valley with the rest of the world, was closed amid continuous snowfall at number of places on along the 270-km stretch, officials said on Saturday.     They said that around 3-feet of fresh …

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COVID-19 peak expected between Feb 1-15: IIT Madras analysis

 Added on January 8, 2022  KV Network New Delhi, Jan 8 (PTI) India’s R-naught value which indicates the spread of COVID-19 was recorded at 4 this week, suggesting a very high infection transmission rate, according to a preliminary analysis by IIT Madras predicting the peak of the third wave between …

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