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Bio-Digesters Being Installed In Houseboats On Pilot Basis

Lakes and Waterways Development Authority has started the process of installing bio-digesters in households of the catchment area and some… Read More

January 31, 2020

Post 370 Dal Craves for Attention As Efforts to Conserve Lake are Halted

The lake’s existing condition reveals, the conservation efforts are far from making a redeeming difference. More so, when recurrent turmoil… Read More

January 11, 2020

HC Asks Tourism Deptt To Map Location Of Houseboats On Its Website 

SRINAGAR- The Jammu and Kashmir High Court has directed Department of Tourism undertake an exercise of mapping of the location and… Read More

July 20, 2019

Modernization Plan For Jhelum Houseboats, Banks

SRINAGAR- Deputy Commissioner Srinagar, Dr. Shahid Iqbal Choudhary, Friday chaired a public grievance redressal camp on the banks of Jhelum river… Read More

May 3, 2019

HC Asks Govt To Prepare Roadmap For Relocation Of Houseboats  

SRINAGAR - The Jammu and High Court on Tuesday directed the authorities to prepare a road map for proper rehabilitation… Read More

March 12, 2019

Houseboats A Rich Heritage Of Kashmir: Houseboat Owners

Srinagar:  For last four decades successive governments have been making various plans to restore the Dal Lake but nothing concrete… Read More

March 27, 2017

Drabu calls houseboats part of Kashmiri culture

SRINAGAR: Minister for Finance, Dr Haseeb Drabu on Friday said the houseboats aren't just business establishments but part of Kashmiri culture and heritage which needs to be preserved… Read More

March 25, 2017

Mufti Orders Realignment of Dal Houseboats

SRINAGAR - Describing Dal Lake as a world heritage treasure and a great splendour of Kashmir valley, Chief Minister, Mufti… Read More

September 8, 2015

900 shikaras, 300 dongas, 600 houseboats damaged

Srinagar:  The houseboats costing 100 crore have been damaged in Kashmir due to the recent catastrophic floods, with the people… Read More

September 26, 2014