Chairperson of State Human Rights Commission Mr Justice Bilal Nazki took suo-moto cognizance of a news item published in different dailies on 6 March 2017 regarding death of a person engaged by a contractor on behalf of Power Development Department
Amid resorting to prolong power cuts, the Power Development Department has sought the police assistance to stop power thefts in Kashmir. There have been severe power cuts since the “Darbar” shifted to Jammu on October 27.
The State Human Rights Commission (SHRC) has taken Suo-Moto cognizance of the death of a Lineman in Srinagar on Sunday and has directed the Chief Engineer PDD to file a detailed report regarding the incident by Friday, March 10 at Srinagar.
The residents of Shatmuqam village of Drugmulla area of north Kashmir’s Kupwara district are up in arms against the Power Development Department (PDD) for ‘failing to make the installed transformer functional in the area’.
Expressing concern over “poorest-ever civic amenities” being given to the Kashmiri people, the Kashmir Economic Alliance led by Muhammad Yasin Khan on Tuesday said Kashmir in general and summer capital of Srinagar are reeling under administ
The protests against the Power Development Department (PDD) seem to have no end in the Valley as most of the areas continued to take to streets claiming that their respective areas reel under darkness from past few days.
People across the Valley are facing acute shortage of electricity while mercury continues to remain below the freezing point.Wherein Srinagar city is facing power cuts every now and then, the situation in rural areas