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16-Sep-2018 Kathua

Three killed in Kathua accident

Three persons were killed on Sunday when a minibus hit a motorcycle they were riding in Kathua district of Jammu and Kashmir, police said.The accident occurred at Kattal Chowk in Hiranagar tehsil.The deceased -- a man driving the two-wheeler and a woman and...

15-Sep-2018 Kathua

Hirdesh reviews power sector schemes in Kathua

Commissioner/Secretary Power Development Department, Hirdesh Kumar, today convened a meeting of officers in Kathua to review the progress of various schemes and programmes in power sector.The meeting was attended by Chief Engineer, EM&RE, Sudhir Gupta, Chief Engineer S&O...

15-Sep-2018 Kathua

‘Swachhta Hi Seva campaign’ commences at Kathua

In continuance with Prime Minister’s 'Swachhata Hi Seva’ movement, Deputy Commissioner, Kathua, Rohit Khajuria today commenced the sanitation campaign in rural and urban areas of the district here today. The campaign will conclude on October 2nd on the...

07-Sep-2018 Kathua

DDC Kathua rolls out sports event calendar under ‘Khelo India’

District Development Commissioner Rohit Khajuria today rolled out calendar of sports events to be held under Khelo-India scheme being held from October 8 to October 23 at District and Block levels.Chairing a meeting, the DDC directed concerned officers for effective...

06-Sep-2018 Kathua

DDC Kathua finalizes MGNREGA Convergence Plan

District Development Commissioner, Kathua, Rohit Khajuria today convened a meeting of District Officers to finalize the convergence plan under MGNREGA for the year 2018-19.During the meeting, the DDC directed all the line departments to converge their plan with...

04-Sep-2018 Kathua

DDC Kathua listens to people`s grievances

District Development Commissioner, Rohit Khajuria today listened to the grievances of public hailing from remote corners of the district. An overwhelming participation of people was witnessed at the grievance redress camp held at the Conference Hall of DC Office...

04-Sep-2018 Kathua

DDC Kathua reviews District Disaster Management Plan

District Development Commissioner, Rohit Khajuria today reviewed the disaster preparedness here at a meeting of District Disaster Management Authority attended by Officers from police and civil departments. After detailed review, Block and Village level disaster...

29-Aug-2018 Kathua

Kathua all set to be declared ODF by Sept 15: DC Kathua

District Development Commissioner Kathua Rohit Khajuria today convened a meeting of officers to review the progress under Swachh Bharat Mission (Gramin) and (Urban). He called for mobilizing resources for making Kathua Open Defecation Free district by 15th September...

11-Aug-2018 Kathua

Advisor K Vijay Kumar reviews developmental scenario in Kathua

Advisor to the Governor, K Vijay Kumar today visited Kathua district to review the overall developmental scenario and progress of implementation of various schemes and programmes in key sectors under Centrally sponsored and State sector programme.The Advisor...

06-Aug-2018 Kathua

Speaker listens to civic issues of Billawar residents

Speaker, J&K Legislative Assembly, Dr. Nirmal Singh today interacted with residents of various wards in Billawar to listen to their grievances.The residents of ward 4, 5, 12 and 13 of Municipal Committee Billawar, raised the issues concerning their Wards...

04-Aug-2018 Kathua

Dr Jitendra Singh distributes LPG connections under Ujjawala Yojana

Union Minister of State in PMO, Dr Jitendra Singh today said that the present central Government is sensitive to the concerns of common man and several flagship programmes have been launched by the present dispensation to improve the socio-economic profile...

04-Aug-2018 Kathua

Dr Nirmal Singh reviews development works at Billawar

Speaker, J&K Legislative Assembly, Dr Nirmal Singh today took stock of various ongoing development works at ward no. 8, 9, 10 and 11 of Municipal Committee Billawar. He asked the executing agencies to monitor the quality of these development works besides...

26-Jul-2018 Kathua

DC Kathua chairs Zila Sainik Welfare Board meeting

Deputy Commissioner, Rohit Khajuria today chaired the annual meeting of Zila Sainik Welfare Board and reviewed implementation of schemes meant  for the ex-servicemen.The meeting was attended by Zila Sainik Welfare Officer, Vinod Khajuria, OIC ECHS, Polyclinic...

21-Jul-2018 Kathua

DDC Kathua reviews development scenario

District Development Commissioner, Kathua, Rohit Khajuria today reviewed various developmental projects being executed under different sectors in the district.The DDC exhorted the officers to ensure time bound completion of all ongoing developmental works and...

07-Jul-2018 Kathua

Dir RDD inspects ongoing works at Kathua

Director Rural Development Jammu, Mohammad Mumtaz Ali today inspected various ongoing works here in block Hiranagar, Barnoti and Marheen.Later he took a review meeting to take stock of the performance under various centrally sponsored schemes like MGNREGA, PMAY-G...

05-Jul-2018 Kathua

Speaker chairs public durbar at Badoli; listens to grievances

Speaker Legislative Assembly, Dr. Nirmal Singh, today held a Public Durbar here at village Badoli of block Dinga Amb in Billawar constituency of Kathua during the final leg of his four-day tour.Dr. Singh said that these camps provide a platform to connect with...

03-Jul-2018 Kathua

Dr Nirmal Singh inspects development works in Uchapind

Speaker Legislative Assembly, Dr Nirmal Singh today inspected various development works in remote Uchapind panchayat of Billawar, Kathua where the locals from villages Kalda, Chadu, Uchapind, Phavru and Chaka also put forth various development issues of the...

03-Jul-2018 Kathua

DC Kathua reviews progress under CAPEX budget

District Development Commissioner, Rohit Khajuria, today chaired a meeting to review the physical and financial achievements of the departments under District Capex Budget and Centrally Sponsored Schemes ending June 2018.Detailed discussion was held on various...

02-Jul-2018 Kathua

Dr. Nirmal Singh convenes public grievance redressal camp at Billawar

In its endeavor to redress grievances of the general public and to ensure provision of essential services at their doorsteps, Speaker Legislative Assembly, Dr. Nirmal Singh today convened a public grievance redressal camp at Dalian village of LahriPanchayat...

28-Jun-2018 Lakhanpur (Kathua)

Dr Jitendra reviews Yatra arrangements at Lakhanpur

Union Minister of State in PMO, Dr Jitendra Singh today reviewed the   Amarnath Yatra arrangements here at Lakhanpur base camp - the entry point to Jammu & Kashmir.He also welcomed the pilgrims entering the state and informed them that the State...

26-Jun-2018 Kathua

ADC Kathua convenes public grievances redress camp

ADC, Basohli Sanjay Gupta today convened a public meeting to take first-hand information of problems being faced by the people at his office chamber here at Basholi.Among others Tehsildars, BDOs, DFO, SDPO, EO, TSO, members of civil society and other tehsils...

21-Jun-2018 Kathua

International Yoga Day celebrated in Kathua

Nehru Yuva Kendra in collaboration with district administration and AYUSH today organized a programme to celebrate International Yoga Day at Sports Stadium, Kathua.Various educational institutions, government departments, social organizations, NCC units today...

15-Jun-2018 Kathua

Nirmal Singh for timely resolution of people's grievances

Speaker, Legislative Assembly, Dr Nirmal Singh today held a public grievance camp at village Derli Kalnota in Billawar and listened to their issues and concerns which were mainly related to development of the area.Addressing the people, Speaker said that the...

13-Jun-2018 Kathua

International Yoga Day arrangements discussed at Kathua

In order to review the arrangements for "International Day of Yoga" being observed on 21st June 2017, Deputy Commissioner Rohit Khajuria held a meeting of officers, here today.It was decided that the event will be organized at Sports Stadium Kathua where...

11-Jun-2018 Kathua

Dr. Nirmal Singh convenes public grievance redressal camp at Billawar

Speaker Legislative Assembly, Dr. Nirmal Singh held a public grievance redressal camp, here today.During the camp, Dr Singh interacted with various deputations from villages Malti, Rampur, Kalna, Dhanu Parole, Pallan, Dewal, Lahri, Baggan, Najot, Dharalta, Rajwalta...

11-Jun-2018 Kathua

DDC chairs DLRC meeting, reviews progress of banks in Kathua

District Development Commissioner, Rohit Khajuria chaired a District Level Review Committee (DLRC) meeting to review the flow of credit, performance of banks in key areas relating to deposits, advances under priority sector, Govt. Sponsored Schemes, lending for...

06-Jun-2018 Kathua

DC Kathua reviews Yatra arrangements

District Development Commissioner   Rohit Khajuria today chaired a meeting of district officers and civil society members to discuss the arrangements for smooth conduct of Shri Amarnath Yatra.The DC called for making fool proof security arrangements...

05-Jun-2018 Kathua

Nirmal Singh lays foundation, inaugurates road projects in Billawar

During the final leg of his three-day extensive tour of Billawar, Speaker Legislative Assembly, Nirmal Singh today laid the foundation for construction of the road from Chadwal to Magloor via Moori.The total length of road up to Magloor is 12 Kms out of which...

04-Jun-2018 Kathua

PMUY a boon for womenfolk : Dr. Nirmal Singh

During the second leg of his three days extensive tour of Billawar, Speaker Legislative Assembly, Dr. Nirmal Singh today distributed free LPG connections among beneficiaries under Pradhan Mantri Ujjwala Yojana (PMUY).Addressing a huge gathering of rural womenfolk,...

03-Jun-2018 Kathua

Dr Nirmal Singh inaugurates foot bridge at Katli village

Speaker Legislative Assembly Dr. Nirmal Singh today dedicated 101 meter steel Foot Bridge constructed over Bheeni Nallah  to the people here at village Katli of Billawar.The work of the Bridge has been constructed  by R&B department at an estimated...

02-Jun-2018 Kathua

KVK Kathua hosts Farmers-Scientists interaction session

Krishi Vigyan Kendra (KVK) Kathua under the administrative control of Sher-e-Kashmir University of Agricultural Sciences and Technology of Jammu (SKUAST-J) today organized One day Farmers-Scientist Interaction cum Ex-Trainees Sammelan for Doubling farmers`...

28-May-2018 Kathua

Rajiv Jasrotia visits firing-hit border villages in Hiranagar

Minister for Forests, Environment and Ecology, Rajiv Jasrotia today visited border villages of Hiranagar of Kathua district to take stock of the damage caused due to cross border firing.He visited the border villages of Manyari, Londi, Chan Khatrian and Boobia...

23-May-2018 Jammu/Samba/Kathua

Div Com visits relief Camps at Jammu, Kathua and Samba

Divisional Commissioner Jammu Hemant Kumar Sharma today visited relief camps  set up in Jammu, Kathua and Samba districts to provide shelter to the people displaced due to the cross border firing.IGP Jammu, Dr. S D Singh Jamwal, Deputy Commissioners of Jammu,...

22-May-2018 Kathua

International Biodiversity day celebrated

Minister for Forests, Environment and Ecology, Rajiv Jasrotia today called for streamlining collective efforts to preserve the rich biodiversity of the State.The Minister was speaking at a function to mark International Day for Biological Diversity at Govt. Degree...

14-May-2018 Kathua

7 erring traders booked in Kathua

A joint team of various enforcement agencies booked seven erring traders here today during a massive market checking launched on the eve of forthcoming holy month of Ramadan.On the instructions of Deputy Commissioner, Rohit Khajuria, a team of Officers...

11-May-2018 Kathua

DDC reviews arrangements for Amarnath Yatra, Ramadan

District Development Commissioner Kathua, Rohit Khajuria today chaired a meeting of district officers and civil society members to discuss the arrangements for smooth conduct of annual Yatra of Shri Amarnath Ji which will begin on June 28, 2018.DDC laid focus...

26-Apr-2018 Kathua

Syed Mohammad Altaf Bukhari pays maiden visit to Lakhanpur

Minister for Education, Finance and Labour & Employment Syed Mohammad Altaf Bukhari today paid maiden visit to Lakhanpur toll post after assuming the charge of Finance department.During his visit, the minister took stock of working of Excise department at...

23-Apr-2018 Kathua

279 cases disposed off during Lok Adalat at Kathua

National Lok Adalat was held in the premises of District Court Complex Kathua under the chairmanship of Chairman District Legal Services Authority Kathua, Sanjeev Gupta.Three benches were constituted to settle down the cases in Lok Adalat. First bench was comprised...

17-Apr-2018 Kathua

DDC flags off LED distribution vans under UJALA scheme

District Development Commissioner Kathua Rohit Khajuria flagged off three LED Distribution Vehicle under ‘UJALA’ scheme to cover 19 different villages under first phase of the programme at DC office today.While speaking on the occasion, DDC disclosed that district...

16-Apr-2018 Kathua

Asifa Rape and Murder Case:Next hearing on April 28

The Kathua rape and murder case trial began in Kathua today.The lawyer of the accused said that they are ready for narco analysis.All the accused were brought to court amid tight security.The court listed the case for next hearing on April 28.The case is...

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