Umer Asif

Umer Asif is a photojournalist at The Kashmir Walla.

Watch | Possible Covid lockdown in city, businessmen say can’t bear

Businessmen in the capital city Srinagar say that they can't bear another Covid lockdown given the losses incurred in past due to the lockdowns. They urge people to restrain...

Watch | For 20-yrs, aged parents of two jailed brothers await justice

In 2000, two brothers - Mohammad Shafi Rah and Mushtaq Ahmad Rah, were arrested from a rented room in Nepal and shifted to Delhi. For two decades, as the...

Watch | Srinagar gunfight: Police say militants escaped, left weapons behind

After the cordon, gunshots were heard in the Noorbagh area of Srinagar, Officials said that there was an exchange of gunfire between militants and the forces. But the gunfight...

Watch | Kashmir Kayaker represents India in Malaysia

Zahoor Ahmad Lattoo, a Kayaker from Srinagar, has represented India on the global stage in sports and has secured many awards. He has been appointed in Jammu and Kashmir...

Watch | Number of Trekkers have come down in Kashmir

Since 2019 commercial trekking in Kashmir has come down owing to the state-imposed lockdown followed by the Covid19 pandemic, said Mohammad Arif, having lengthy experience guiding trekkers. He said...

Watch | This 23-year-old man from Srinagar takes lead in crochet

Twenty-three-year-old Nazar Nasir from Srinagar has been taking the lead in making accessories and clothes through less practiced crochet, locally known as Quraishi in Kashmir. As per Nazar he...