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A city of northern India on the Jhelum River north of Amritsar. Founded in the sixth century ad, it has long been a noted resort and is now the summer capital of Jammu and Kashmir.


(Placename) a city in N India, the summer capital of the state of Jammu and Kashmir, at an altitude of 1600 m (5250 ft) on the Jhelum River: seat of the University of Jammu and Kashmir (1948). Pop: 894 940 (2001)


(sriˈnʌg ər, ʃri-)

the summer capital of Jammu and Kashmir, on the Jhelum River. 594,775.
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Tenders are invited for Construction of path to Hokersar Wetland.
The incident happened on the Srinagar-Muzaffarabad Road near the Hokersar wetland reserve, about 10 km from Srinagar, reports The Hindu.
By ISLAMABAD, November 20, 2010 (Balochistan Times): More than two hundred thousand migratory birds from central Asia and China have arrived for their annual sojourn at various wetland reserves including Hokersar in occupied Kashmir.
Address : Office of the Wildlife Warden Wetland Division Kashmir, Hokersar, Umerabad,
Tenders are invited for Earth Filling in Camping Ground at Hokersar.
11 ( ANI ): Migratory birds are flocking to the Hokersar Wetland Reserve near Srinagar with the onset of winters in the Kashmir Valley.
Tenders are invited for Erection of Chain link Fencing in Hokersar Wetland Division (Length 1340 Mtrs)
24 (ANI): Authorities of Hokersar Wetlands Sanctuary in Jammu and Kashmir initiate remedial steps to protect thousands of migratory birds, which are affected by the severe cold wave prevailing in the region.
Srinagar, Jan 13 (ANI): Wild-life authorities have initiated a drive to break the ice in Hokersar Wetlands in Kashmir to help the migratory birds find food as they are facing lot of hardship due to frozen wetland.
Tenders are invited for Strengthening and raising of left side embankment of Hokersar at spot from remote nallah ( bund nallah pipes) up to Churpora gate
Srinagar, Nov 20 (ANI): About half a million migratory birds have arrived for their annual sojourn at the Hokersar wetlands in Kashmir from Central Asia.
T , Abanshah Khushipora fink road Umar Abad lane sector-lst Shahi Hamdan lane with allied links and link road at Check Hokersar road at Zainakote.