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Srinagar: 'Shikara' capsizes; boatman drowns after saving three tourists

Mehbooba pays tribute to boatman who drowned saving tourists

Srinagar, Jun 13 (PTI) Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti today paid rich tributes to shikarwala (boatman) Ghulam Mohammad Guroo, who died rescuing a group of tourists in river Jhelum, saying his sacrifice symbolised the real essence of ... Press Trust of India, 2 weeks ago

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Mehbooba salutes shikarawala's brave act

Along the banks of the Jhelum river near the Raj Bagh locality, a braveheart shikarawala's body rested on a wooden plank inside a tent as men prepared to perform its ritual bath. Ghulam Mohammad Guroo's body was retrieved from the the Jhelum after ...
 Chandigarh Tribune2 weeks ago

Shikarwala drowns while trying to save tourists in J-K

Srinagar, Jun 10 (PTI) A 55-year-old shikarawala (boatman) drowned in river Jhelum here while trying to save tourists who had hired his boat for sightseeing, police said today. "Ghulam Mohammad Guroo, a resident of Rajbagh locality of the city, ...
 Press Trust of India2 weeks ago Brother dies while trying to save drowning sister  Kashmir Observer1 month ago

Man drowns after shikara capsizes in Jhelum in downtown Srinagar

Sajad Khaliq, SP North told Greater Kashmir that a rescue operation was launched. Srinagar, Publish Date: Jun 8 2016 5:47PM | Updated Date: Jun 8 2016 7:15PM Aman Farooq/GK A man died after a boat capsized in Jhelum river in Fateh Kadal area of ...
 Greater Kashmir3 weeks ago Man drowns after boat capsizes in Jhelum  Greater Kashmir3 weeks ago

Ropeway, Shikara ride in Mathura to boost tourism

Mathura, May 20 (UNI) To attract tourists in the Braj area of Uttar Pradesh, the state government has embarked upon several projects to promote tourism by commencing a ropeway at Barsana and enjoying boating by Shikara on Yamuna very soon. The ...
 United News of India1 month ago

What's new in Srinagar?

There's more to Srinagar than just gardens, lakes and shikaras. Here are our top picks from everything that's new in the summer capital. 1 /5 Chai Jaai When you sip oolong tea in a Cotswolds-inspired tearoom housed ...
 Condé Nast Traveller India3 weeks ago Foreign tourists on the bank of world famous Dal lake moving for a Shikara ride in Srinagar on Sunday. (UNI)  Daily Excelsior.com1 month ago 2-day Shikara festival concludes  Greater Kashmir2 months ago 'Shikara Festival' kick-starts in J&K  Press Trust of India2 months ago

2-day Shikara Festival begins in Dal Lake

During the festival, various events are being held including Shikara Race, Dragon Boat Race and Canoe Polo Match besides cultural programmes depicting traditional heritage and culture of Kashmir would be presented. GK NEWS NETWORK Srinagar, ...
 Greater Kashmir2 months ago Shikara festival adds colour to Dal Lake  Chandigarh Tribune2 months ago
Hindustan Times

Painting the woes of Kashmiris from Gujarat

A Kashmiri man rows a shikara through the Dal Lake on a full moon night with a girl, probably his daughter, crouched behind him. The boat is filled with skulls. The moon is cruel and coldly observes the unfolding tragedy. Melancholy Kashmiri ...
 Hindustan Times1 month ago

Joy ride in Canal

Sir, Many children of Jammu may not have seen boat / Shikara, as their parents are not in position to take them to Srinagar, Naintal or Bhopal… A stretch of about a half a kilometer of canal from Head works where Ranbir canal is fabricated called ...
 Daily Excelsior.com2 weeks ago
Hindustan Times

Gul Gulshan Gulfam: Parikshit Sahni recalls his Kashmir days

Kashmir is often called heaven on earth.One show that effectively captured the beauty of the valley was Gul Gulshan Gulfam. The 1991 show, which used to air on Doordarshan (DD), revolved around a Kashmiri family, who relied... To continue ...
 Hindustan Times5 hours ago Kashmir: A Prime Tourist Destination Sans Quality Food Joints  Kashmir Observer1 month ago Kashmir ranked 2nd Top Romantic Destination of the world  Kashmir Observer1 month ago Kashmir Ranked Second Most Romantic Destination In The World  NDTV1 month ago
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