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18-Sep-2018 Kupwara

NABARD organizes workshop on DEDS, other schemes in Kupwara

National Bank of Agriculture and Rural Development (NABARD), today organized a workshop at Kupwara on Dairy Entrepreneurship Development Scheme (DEDS) and other Centrally Sponsored Schemes promoted by NABARD as a Nodal agency in district Kupwara.Additional District...

16-Sep-2018 Kupwara

Comm Secy FCS&CA visits Kupwara, takes Stock of Supplies

Commissioner Secretary, Food, Civil Supplies and Consumer Affairs (FCS&CA), Dr Abdul Rashid today visited Kulangam granary, FSD Bumhama and border areas of Kupwara to check the border dumping position.Director FCS&CA Kashmir, Assistant Director FCS&CA...

15-Sep-2018 Kupwara

DDC Kupwara flags off ‘Swachhata Hi Seva’ rally

District Development Commissioner Kupwara, Khalid Jahangir flagged off a rally under PM's fortnight programme "Swachhata Hi Seva" from DC Office here today.The programme will continue till October 02, 2018, the birth anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi. The rally comprising...

15-Sep-2018 Kupwara

DDC Kupwara urges youth to become entrepreneurs

District Development Commissioner Kupwara, Khalid Jahangir advised youth to establish income generating units and create employment for themselves and for others. DDC said that rather than seeking jobs, by imbibing entrepreneurship spirit, youth should become...

13-Sep-2018 Kupwara

DDC Kupwara chairs NABARD meeting under TDF

District Development Commissioner Kupwara, Khalid Jahangir today chaired a NABARD meeting under Tribal Development Fund (TDF), Rural Haat and Farmer Producer Organisation in the Meeting Hall of DC Office Complex.The meeting was informed that Kupwara with a total...

12-Sep-2018 Kupwara

DDC inaugurates Kupwara T20 champions trophy 2018

District Development Commissioner Kupwara, Khalid Jahangir today inaugurated the Kupwara T20 Champions Trophy 2018 at Sports Stadium Galizoo here.The tournament is being played with the underlying theme of ‘Sports for Peace and Development’ under Khelo India...

11-Sep-2018 Kupwara

DDC Kupwara inspects developmental works in Mannigah

District Development Commissioner Kupwara, Khalid Jahangir, today conducted an extensive tour of Mannigah area of the district to check the availability of basic amenities to the people there.He inspected various ongoing developmental projects carried out by...

11-Sep-2018 Kupwara

DDC Kupwara chairs training programme on water conservation

A district-level training programme on local groundwater-related issues and participatory groundwater management was held here today with District Development Commissioner Khalid Jahangir in chair.The programme was organized by Central Ground Water Board...

11-Sep-2018 Kupwara

Encounter breaks out in Handwara village

A gunfight broke out in Galoora area of Handwara in north Kashmir's Kupwara district on Monday.Reports reaching GNS said that that army’s 30 RR, 92 bn CRPF and SOG cordoned Galoora area of Langate during pre dawn hours.Soon after the joint team of forces...

10-Sep-2018 Kupwara

DDC Kupwara reviews implementation of ‘Poshan Abhiyaan’ scheme

District Development Commissioner Kupwara, Khalid Jahangir, convened a meeting here today to review the implementation of PM's overarching ‘Poshan Abhiyan’ scheme for ensuring holistic nourishment of children, pregnant women and lactating mothers.The objective...

08-Sep-2018 Kupwara

Commissioner Secretary R&B visits Kupwara

Commissioner Secretary R&B Khursheed Ahmad Shah along with DDC Kupwara Khalid Jahangir today conducted an extensive tour of district Kupwara during which he inspected various developmental projects including roads, degree colleges, hospitals, and other works.Chief...

07-Sep-2018 Kupwara

DDC Kupwara reviews progress under CAPEX Budget 2018-19

District Development Commissioner Kupwara, Khalid Jahangir today convened a meeting of officers to review the physical and financial achievements of various departments under District CAPEX Budget 2018-19 in the Meeting Hall of DC Office Complex.The DDC took...

04-Sep-2018 Kupwara

KVIB organises awareness camp at Kupwara

J&K Khadi Village Industries Board (JKKVIB) organised a one day Awareness Camp on the National Scheduled Caste (SC) and Scheduled Tribe (ST) Hub Scheme (NSSH) here today. The camp witnessed overwhelming participation of people from Scheduled Castes and Scheduled...

04-Sep-2018 Kupwara

VC SKUAST chairs SAC meeting at Kupwara

The 12th Scientific Advisory Committee (SAC) Meeting was held under the chairmanship of Vice Chancellor SKUAST-K, Prof. Nazir Ahmad at Kupwara here today.The meeting reviewed the overall progress of Krishi Vigyan Kendra(KVK) Kupwara. During the meeting,...

03-Sep-2018 Karnah (Kupwara)

Advisor K Vijay Kumar visits Karnah

Advisor to the Governor, K Vijay Kumar today visited Karnah, Kupwara to take stock of the pace of various developmental projects and also review the  situation in the aftermath of flood triggered by a cloudburst.The Advisor was accompanied by MLC Javid...

02-Sep-2018 Kupwara

DDC Kupwara reviews pace of dev works in Machil sector

District Development Commissioner Kupwara, Khalid Jahangir, today conducted an extensive tour of Machil area to take a firsthand appraisal of development works being executed by various agencies there.The DDC also reviewed the implementation of directions of...

01-Sep-2018 Kupwara

Guv's advisor visits fire damaged army camp in Machil

Advisor to Governor, K Vijay Kumar on Saturday visited army camp which suffered damage in a fire incident earlier this week at Machil along the Line of Control in north Kashmir's Kupwara district.On Aug 28, at least eight barracks and three office buildings...

29-Aug-2018 Kupwara

DDC Kupwara flags off Green Marathon

District Development Commissioner (DDC) Kupwara, Khalid Jahangir today flagged off a Green Marathon Rally with the theme ‘’Let’s Go Green’’ at Bumhama Kupwara. The event was organized by All Private School Association Kupwara and about 500 students of various...

24-Aug-2018 Kupwara

DDC Kupwara chairs skill development meet

In order to discuss the issues related to the Skill Development programme in district Kupwara, the District Development Commissioner, Kupwara, Khalid Jahangir chaired a meeting with Mission Director Skill Development and other concerned officers.It was...

21-Aug-2018 Kupwara

Union Sec MODWS visits Kupwara, reviews performance under ADP

Union Secretary Drinking Water & Sanitation, Parameshwaran Iyer today convened a meeting of officers here to review the status of drinking water and sanitation in the district and overall performance under Transformation of Aspirational District Scheme...

19-Aug-2018 Kupwara

DDC Kupwara reviews ongoing works at Fruit Mandi

District Development Commissioner Kupwara, Khalid Jahangir today visited Fruit Mandi Kupwara to review the status of ongoing works and to take stock of overall preparedness for making the mandi operational by the end of August.DDC Kupwara accompanied by Chief...

18-Aug-2018 Handwara

14 years on: Kashmir youth missing in Gujurat still untracable

Hakimuddin Kasana is wandering from pillar to post in search of his son who went missing fourteen years ago in Indian state Gujurat.Frail and anxious Kasana has not given up and has been making all efforts to trace his son, though authorities both in Kashmir and...

16-Aug-2018 Kupwara

Four army soldiers injured as gunfight rages along LoC in Nowgam

Four army soldiers were injured in a gunfight at Nowgam sector along the Line of Control (LoC) in north Kashmir's Kupwara district.A police officer told GNS that army's 8 Bihar intercepted a group of infiltrators near Sangam Post at around 9:20 am. "The group...

16-Aug-2018 Kupwara

Karnah Flashfloods : DDC Kupwara visits affected villages

District Development Commissioner (DDC) Kupwara, Khalid Jahangir visited various areas of Karnah on Wednesday to take stock of the situation in the aftermath of flash floods triggered by cloudbursts.DDC was accompanied by SSP Kupwara, Shriram Ambarkar, SDM, Exen...

08-Aug-2018 Kupwara

DC Kupwara reviews Measles-Rubella campaign

Deputy Commissioner Kupwara, Khalid Jahangir today convened a meeting of District Taskforce Committee to review the activities undertaken in the district so far with regard to the Measles Rubella vaccination campaign commencing from 1st September.The meeting...

02-Aug-2018 Kupwara

Two Hizb militants killed in Kupwara shootout

Two local Hizb ul Mujahideen militants were killed in a brief shootout in Khumriyal area of north Kashmir's Kupwara district on Thursday.Reports reaching GNS said that a vehicle Hyundai SX bearing Registration no. JK01G-7770) reached near the Khumriyal Bridge...

01-Aug-2018 Kupwara

DDC Kupwara inaugurates 'Swachh Survekshan Grameen'- 2018

Swachh Survekshan Grameen – 2018 for Kupwara district was formally inaugurated today by District Development Commissioner Khalid Jahangir at a function held here at DC Office Complex.Among others, ACD Kupwara, Yaar Ali, CPO, Imtiyaz Ahmad, BMOs, BDOs, CDPOs,...

01-Aug-2018 Kupwara

DDC Kupwara reviews power scenario under TAD scheme

District Development Commissioner Kupwara, Khalid Jahangir today convened a meeting of officers to review the progress of various schemes and programmes in power sector under Centrally Sponsored “Transformation of Aspirational District” scheme.The meeting was...

29-Jul-2018 Kupwara

DC Kupwara chairs Revenue officers meet

Deputy Commissioner Kupwara, Khalid Jahangir today convened a meeting of officers of the Revenue Department to discuss measures for removal of encroachments on state/Kahcharai land and other revenue matters in the DC Office.The meeting was attended by ADC Handwara,...

28-Jul-2018 Kupwara

DC Kupwara chairs VMC meet

Deputy Commissioner Kupwara, Khalid Jahangir today chaired a Vidyalaya Management Committee (VMC) meeting at Jawahar Navodaya Vidyalaya, Potushai Lolab Kupwara to review its functioning.Deputy Commissioner expressed satisfaction over the quality of education...

27-Jul-2018 Kupwara

I-Day arrangements finalized at Kupwara

Deputy Commissioner Kupwara, Khalid Jahangir, today chaired a meeting to finalized arrangements for Independence Day celebrations in the district.Among others, the meeting was attended by SSP Kupwara & Handwara, ADC Handwara, ACD, SDMs of Karnah, Lolab,...

26-Jul-2018 Kupwara

DGHS, DDC review progress of Health Department under TADS

A meeting of Health Department was held today in DC Office Complex Kupwara which was co-chaired by Director General Health Services (DGHS)  Kashmir Dr. Saleem ur Rehman and District Development Commissioner Kupwara, Khalid Jahangir.The meeting was...

26-Jul-2018 Kupwara

Governor visits Kupwara, reviews development scenario

Continuing his public outreach programme, the Governor N.N. Vohra visited the frontier district of Kupwara to review the pace of developmental works in the district. Immediately after landing, he held a detailed interaction with the elected representatives - MPs,...

22-Jul-2018 Kupwara

DC Kupwara Chairs Public Darbar at Ashpora, Kultoora

In order to get the first-hand appraisal of public grievances and review the developmental activities executed by various departments, District Development Commissioner Kupwara, Khalid Jahangir today chaired a Public Contact Programme at Ashpora and Kultoora...

21-Jul-2018 Kupwara

DC Kupwara reviews implementation of ‘Shehjar livelihood project’

Deputy Commissioner Kupwara, Khalid Jahangir today convened a meeting to review the implementation of ‘Shehjar livelihood project’ which is supported by Indian Red Cross Society.The meeting was attended by ADDC, ACR, ACD, CEO, CMO, DSWO, Deputy Director Fire...

20-Jul-2018 Kupwara

Kupwara town shuts over minor's brutal murder

North Kashmir's Kupwara town shut in protest on Friday after the body of a brutally murdered minor boy was found on Thursday.Authorities closed educational institutions in the town and suspended mobile Internet services as a precautionary measure after a complete...

20-Jul-2018 Kupwara

Commissioner Secy PDD reviews power scenario in Kupwara

Commissioner Secretary Power Development Department, Hridesh Kumar, today convened a meeting of officers in Kupwara to review the progress of various schemes and programmes in power sector under Centrally Sponsored “Transformation of Aspirational District” scheme.The...

18-Jul-2018 Kupwara

Advisor K Vijay Kumar visits Kupwara, Reviews developmental scenario

Advisor to the Governor, K Vijay Kumar today visited the Kupwara district to review the developmental scenario and progress of implementation of various schemes and programmes in key sectors under Centrally sponsored "Aspirational Districts" programme.The Advisor...

15-Jul-2018 Kupwara

DC Kupwara reviews AEBAS progress

The Deputy Commissioner, Kupwara Khalid Jahangir today convened a meeting of all sectoral and block officers of the district regarding guidelines issued for the Aadhaar Enabled Biometric Attendance System (AEBAS) of officers /officials in the departments.The...

12-Jul-2018 Kupwara

Slain Trehgam youth laid to rest

Thousands of people on Thursday attended the funeral prayers of a 20-year-old youth at Trehgam in north Kashmir's Kupwara district.The youth Khalid Gafar, 20, son of Abdul Gafar Malik, was killed while another person suffered injuries after army allegedly opened...

12-Jul-2018 Kupwara

Kandi Encounter: Militant killed in ongoing operation, body recovered

KupwaraA militant was killed in an ongoing operation at Kandi forests of north Kashmir's Kupwara district on Thursday.An army officer told GNS that the militant has been killed in a fresh gunfight late last evening. "The body of the slain militant was recovered...

09-Jul-2018 Kupwara

Militant killed in Handwara gunfight : Army

Army on Monday claimed to have killed an unidentified militant in a gunfight at Khanpora area of Magam, Handwara in north Kashmir's Kupwara district.An army spokesperson said that the militant was killed after army's search party of 47 RR intercepted a group...

07-Jul-2018 Kupwara

DC Kupwara reviews summary revision of photo electoral rolls

District Development Commissioner Kupwara, Khalid Jahangir, today convened a meeting to discuss the issues related to rationalization of polling stations, change of location of polling stations and summary revision of photo electoral rolls.The meeting was attended...

07-Jul-2018 Kupwara

DC Kupwara Chairs Mission Indradhanush Preparedness Meet

A meeting of officers of District Kupwara under the chairmanship of District Development Commissioner Kupwara, Khalid Jahangir was held today in meeting hall of DC office to discuss measures taken for outcome oriented implementation of Mission Indradhanush...

03-Jul-2018 Kupwara

DC Kupwara chairs disaster preparedness meeting

District Development Commissioner Kupwara, Khalid Jahangir today chaired a meeting of officers at DC Office Complex to review the status of Disaster preparedness in view of the incessant rains that lashed the valley.The meeting was attended by Additional Deputy...

01-Jul-2018 Kupwara

DC Kupwara chairs DLRC meeting

District Development Commissioner Kupwara, Khalid Jahangir, today chaired the District Level Review Committee (DLRC) meeting to review the overall performance of banks and relevant departments in the district.The meeting was attended by CPO Kupwara, Imtiaz Ahmad,...

28-Jun-2018 Kupwara

DDC Kupwara reviews achievements under Tribal Sub-Plan

A meeting of District Officers was held today in the meeting hall of DC Office Complex under the chairmanship of District Development Commissioner Kupwara, Khalid Jahangir to review the achievements made during 2017-18 and to finalize  Action Plan...

27-Jun-2018 Kupwara

District Admin Kupwara organizes sanitation drive

District administration Kupwara today organized a sanitation drive with focus on cleaning and preserving water bodies in particular and ecology of the area in general. The drive was flagged off by District Development Commissioner Kupwara, Khalid Jahangir.Assistant...

26-Jun-2018 Kupwara

DC Kupwara visits border areas, inspects development works

Deputy Commissioner Kupwara Khalid Jahangir during his two-day extensive tour of Karnah sub-division inspected various ongoing developmental works there besides conducted public darbar to address public grievances.The public grievance redressal camp at Tangdhar...

25-Jun-2018 Kupwara

DC convenes grievancesredress camp at Tangdhar

District Development Commissioner Kupwara, Khalid Jahangir today convened a Public Darbar cum Grievance Redressal Camp at Tangdhar to get the first-hand appraisal of public grievances in far off places of the district and to redress them in a time-bound manner....

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