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13-Dec-2018 Jammu

Addl. DG CRPF meets Governor Satya Pal Malik

V.S.K. Kaumudi, Addl. DG CRPF, today met Governor Satya Pal Malik here at the  Rajbhavan  and briefed him about the current internal security scenario in the State.The Governor lauded the role of CRPF in the peaceful conduct of the recently concluded...

13-Dec-2018 Jammu

KVIB sets up 1677 micro industrial units this fiscal under PMEGP

Jammu and Kashmir Khadi and Village Industries Board (KVIB) has established 1677 micro industrial units under Prime Minister’s Employment Generation Programme (PMEGP) this fiscal.The information was revealed at a meeting chaired by Vice Chairperson KVIB Dr...

13-Dec-2018 Jammu

Jammu Mayor calls on Advisor Kewal Kumar Sharma, discusses JMC issues

Mayor, Jammu Municipal Corporation (JMC),Chander Mohan Gupta called on Advisor to Governor, Kwela Kumar Sharma here today and discussed issues pertaining to the Civic body .The Mayor submitted a memorandum of issues raising various issues including reorganization...

13-Dec-2018 Jammu

VC KVIB, several delegations calls on Advisor Kewal Kumar Sharma

The newly appointed Vice Chairperson, J&K Khadi and Village Industries Board (KVIB), Dr Hina Bhat today called on Advisor to Governor, Kewal Kumar Sharma here at his office chamber   and discussed the schedule for the next meeting of the Board.Meanwhile,...

13-Dec-2018 Rajouri

Rajouri : DC reviews achievements of RDD, Health, Edu sectors

District Development Commissioner, Mohammad Aijaz Asad, today reviewed the physical and financial achievements of RDD, PWD Health and Education sector for the financial year 2018-19, here at a meeting.The DDC took sector wise review of the progress on projects...

13-Dec-2018 Jammu

Secretary Social Welfare reviews PMMVY implementation

Secretary Social Welfare, Dr Farooq Ahmad Lone today reviewed implementation of Pradhan Mantri Matru Vandana Yojana (PMMVY) in the state.Mission Director ICDS, Vir ji Hangloo informed the Secretary Social Welfare that 60598 beneficiaries are registered under the...

13-Dec-2018 Jammu

Jammu Mayor calls on Advisor Kewel Kumar Sharma, discusses JMC issues

Mayor, Jammu Municipal Corporation (JMC),Chander Mohan Gupta called on Advisor to Governor, Kewel Kumar Sharma here today and discussed issues pertaining to the Civic body.The Mayor submitted a memorandum of issues raising various issues including reorganization...

13-Dec-2018 Bandipora

Director Agriculture inaugurates Mega Kisan Mela at Bandipora

Director Agriculture Kashmir Altaf Aijaz Andrabi on Thursday inaugurated a Mega Kissan Mela at Sher-e- Kashmir Stadium Bandipora under centrally Sponsored Scheme National Mission on Agriculture Extension and Technology.Farmers from nook and corner of the district...

13-Dec-2018 Pulwama

Mega legal services awareness camp held at Pulwama

A mega legal services-cum-awareness camp was organized by the District Legal Services Authority  here today.The camp inaugurated by Principal District & Sessions Judge Pulwama Mohammad Ibrahim and District Development Commissioner Ghulam Mohammad...

13-Dec-2018 Jammu

Div Com reviews operation of chopper service to hilly districts

Divisional Commissioner, Sanjeev Verma today asked the police to ensure foolproof security for passengers availing chopper service.Chairing a meeting of senior functionaries of tourism, service Provider Company, besides Deputy Commissioners of the districts availing...

13-Dec-2018 Jammu

Farooq Ahmed Shah seeks all basic facilities for migrants

Secretary Disaster Management, Relief, Rehabilitation and Reconstruction (DMRRR), Farooq Ahmed Shah, Thursday chaired a meeting here to review the facilities being provided to the Kashmiri migrants.Deputy Commissioner Jammu, Ramesh Kumar, Relief Commissioner M...

13-Dec-2018 Srinagar

Yasin Malik visits Muj-Gund and SMHS hospital meets victims

Ailing JKLF chairman, who was released from police custody only yesterday, today visited Muj-gund where Indian forces recently destroyed seven residential houses and hence left dozens of poor and destitute families roofless and forced them to live under open...

13-Dec-2018 Sopore

Two Lashkar militants killed in Sopore encounter

Two Lashkar militants were killed in an overnight encounter with the government forces in Sopore area of north Kashmir's Baramulla district.A joint team of army's 22RR, SOG and CRPF launched cordon and search operation in Brath Kalan after having credible...

12-Dec-2018 Jammu

Principal Secretary Finance briefs Governor

Navin Kumar Choudhary, Principal Secretary Finance, met Governor Satya Pal Malik at the Raj Bhavan here today and  briefed him about the ongoing process for preparation of the State Budget 2019-20.Governor emphasized  timely presentation  of...

12-Dec-2018 Jammu

DGP Visits Leh, inaugurates women police station

The Director General of Police J&K, Dilbag Singh-IPS accompanied by Inspector General of Police Kashmir Zone, Sh.SP Pani today visited Leh and took stock of various issues pertaining to the region.The Director General interacted with the representatives...

12-Dec-2018 Rajouri

DDC flags off awareness rally on Beti Bachao, Beti Padhao

District Development Commissioner, Mohammad Aijaz Asad, today flagged off a rally organized by Department of Social Welfare to spread awareness among the people about the need and significance of educating the girl child besides highlighting adverse impact of...

12-Dec-2018 Srinagar

Director Estates reviews facilities provided to employees by hotels

To review the residential facilities being provided to the Move and Non-Move employees, Director Estates Tariq Hussain Ganaie today held a meeting with the hoteliers here at TRC Srinagar.Director Estates stressed upon all the hoteliers to provide quality...

12-Dec-2018 Jammu

Navin K Choudhary chairs 5th HPC meeting on Languishing Projects

Principal Secretary Finance, Navin K Choudhary today chaired 5th meeting of the High-Powered Committee (HPC), constituted for approval of various languishing projects in the State for funding through Jammu and Kashmir Infrastructure Development Financial Corporation...

12-Dec-2018 Jammu

Govt of India releases Rs 260 cr for 5 New Medical Colleges

Government of India today released Rs 260 crore to the Health and Medical Education Department for 5 New Medical Colleges coming up at Anantnag, Baramulla, Doda, Kathua and Rajouri.According to Principal Secretary, Health & Medical Education, Atal Dulloo, with...

12-Dec-2018 Bandipora

DC Bandipora flags off cross country run in Bandipora

Deputy Commissioner   Dr. Shahid Iqbal Choudhary on Wednesday flagged off a cross-country run organized by the Department of Youth Services and Sports under Khelo India here at SK Stadium.The run was flagged off at Middle School Konan and culminated...

12-Dec-2018 Baramulla

Govt committed to overall welfare of needy people : Secy NFCH

Secretary National Foundation for Communal Harmony (NFCH) Manoj Pant today said that Government is committed to provide social, economic and psychological support to the needy people. He said that the physical and psychological rehabilitation of children, who...

12-Dec-2018 Kargil

DC Kargil reviews snow clearance plan

Deputy Commissioner and Chief Executive Officer, LAHDC, Kargil Vikas Kundal today reviewed the snow clearance plan during the winter season on the vital road links in the district here at a meeting.Superintendent of Police Kargil Dr. Vinod Kumar, Additional...

12-Dec-2018 Srinagar

Hakak reviews functioning of DIPR Kashmir Division

Joint Director Information (JDI) Kashmir Mohammad Ashraf Hakak today chaired an officers meeting to review the functioning of the department.The meeting, apart from other issues, discussed the role of the department in the dissemination of information to print...

12-Dec-2018 Srinagar

Div Com reviews progress of PMJAY scheme

The Divisional Commissioner Kashmir Baseer Ahmad Khan today said that the government is committed to provide free health care facilities to the poor people under the Ayushman Bharat-PMJAY (Pradhan Mantri Jan Arogya Yojana) scheme.The Divisional Commissioner...

12-Dec-2018 Srinagar

KU Youth festival ‘Sonzal’ 2018 begins

The 8th edition of Kashmir University’s Youth festival ‘Sonzal’ 2018 started here at KU on Wednesday. Organised by Division of Youth Affairs, Department of Students Welfare (DSW) KU the inaugural ceremony of the festival started with a live performance of...

12-Dec-2018 Srinagar

Yasin Malik released after one month, condemns arrest of JKLF leaders

The ailing chairman of Jammu Kashmir Liberation Front (JKLF), Muhammad Yasin Malik has been released from police custody after almost month long incarceration, a spokesman said on Wednesday.Malik was arrested by police on 02nd of October and released after...

12-Dec-2018 Bhaderwah (Doda)

Bhaderwah receives snowfall after several years

The higher reaches of the Valley including Bhaderwah town on Wednesday received a fresh snowfall after rains lashed the town for the two consecutive days.According to KNO correspondent, the upper reaches including, Kailash Mountain Range, Padri Gali, Bhaal...

11-Dec-2018 Jammu

SLPSC approves Annual Work Plan for

State Level Project Steering Committee Meeting (SLPSC) today  approved the Annual Work Plan for the project “SECURE Himalaya” (Securing, Conservation, Sustainable Use and Restoration of High Range Himalayan Ecosystem) here its maiden meeting chaired by...

11-Dec-2018 Jammu

K Vijay Kumar visits Indoor Sports Complex Nagrota, reviews progress

Advisor to Governor,K Vijay Kumar today visited the site of Indoor Sports Complex/Rifle range cum Open Playfield here at Nagrota to review progress on the construction works and to resolve the issues hampering the pace of this important project of Youth, Services...

11-Dec-2018 Ramban

Ramban: DDC reviews progress under CAPEX budget, govt schemes

District Development Commissioner, Showkat Aijaz Bhat  today chaired a meeting to review progress under district CAPEX budget 2018-19 besides major projects being executed in the district.The DDC   reviewed physical and financial achievements ...

11-Dec-2018 Kargil

Kargil gets state of art snow clearance machines

Chairman and Chief Executive Councillor, LAHDC, Kargil Feroz Ahmad Khan today welcomed the procurement of new state- of –art -snow clearance machines and said it will strengthen the snow clearance and rescue operations in the district.Appreciating the Mechanical...

11-Dec-2018 Kargil

AN-32 Courier service to start from Dec 25: CEC Kargil

Chairman and Chief Executive Councillor, LAHDC, Kargil Feroz Ahmad Khan today announced that AN-32 Air Force Courier services from Kargil to Srinagar and Kargil to Jammu   would start operations from December 25, 2018.The decision was taken during a...

11-Dec-2018 Jammu

Panel finalizes recommendations for setting up of new GDCs

A high-level Committee headed by Principal Secretary Finance, Navin K. Choudhary, constituted by the Government to facilitate establishment of new Degree Colleges in the State met here today  and reviewed the progress achieved in this regard.Commissioner/Secretary...

11-Dec-2018 Jammu

Heritage sites depository of values : Khurshid Ahmed Ganai

Stressing on the importance of preserving heritage for younger generation, Advisor to Governor . Khurshid Ahmed Ganai today said that heritage sites are depository of values and status of civilization.He was speaking here at a meeting convened to discuss the conservation...

11-Dec-2018 Kulgam

Dead body of abducted Kulgam man recovered in Shopian village

The bullet ridden body of a Kulgam man who was abducted by unknown gunmen in October this year has been found in Athuwo village of Shopian this morning.Police though had already lodged an abduction case was clueless while family had expected that abductors...

11-Dec-2018 Shopian

Militant attack leaves four policemen dead in Shopian

At least four cops were killed in a deadly militant attack in Zainpora area of South Kashmir’s Shopian district.The armed militants attacked cops guarding a minority community post killing three cops on spot while the fourth one succumbed to his injuries...

11-Dec-2018 Jammu

Governor e-inaugurates CAL Centres and ICT Labs

Governor  Satya Pal Malik e-inaugurated Computer Aided Learning (CAL) Centres and Information Communication Technology (ICT) Labs from the Civil Secretariat-Jammu, today. The e-inauguration ceremony was telecast live in all the Labs and Centres through J&K...

10-Dec-2018 Jammu

BJP asks Omar Abdullah to prove allegation or apologise

The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Monday asked former Chief Minister Omar Abdullah to prove his allegation or apologise for accusing central agencies of putting pressure on legislators to support Sajad Lone.BJP state president Ravinder Raina said the statement...

10-Dec-2018 Srinagar

Enforced disappearances : APDP stages silent protest

On the eve of International Human Rights Day, the Association of Parents of Disappeared Persons (APDP), Monday held a silent protest against what  it termed state and central governments’ “disingenuous approach” in tracing out their family members,...

10-Dec-2018 Srinagar

Kashmir shuts on Human Rights Day against ‘Rights Violations’

Normal life was affected in the Kashmir Valley on Monday in protest against the ‘human rights violations’. The call for shutdown was forwarded by Joint  Resistance Leadership with an intent to high light the rights violation taking place in Valley and...

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