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13-Jul-2020 Srinagar

Smriti Irani rolls out 49th IHGF Digital Fair

In a first, the 49th IHGF Delhi Fair, Virtual Edition, organized by Export Promotion Council for Handicrafts (EPCH) was rolled out by the Union Minister for Textiles, Smriti Irani, today.Over 1500 manufacturers and exporters from all over the world are...

13-Jul-2020 Srinagar

Advisor Baseer Ahmad Khan reviews coronavirus control efforts

Advisor to Lieutenant Governor, Baseer Ahmad Khan, who is overall in-charge of coronavirus control efforts in Kashmir, convened a meeting here today to review the measures being put in place by various health care institutions regarding prevention and control...

13-Jul-2020 Srinagar

Relief to Provisionally Registered Industries

The Chief Secretary, B V R Subrahmanyam today chaired the 46th meeting of Apex Projects Clearance Committee (APCC) of J&K State Industrial Development Corporation Ltd (SIDCO). The meeting was convened to discuss extension in validity of time period for...

13-Jul-2020 Srinagar

Advisor Baseer Ahmad Khan e-launches NeFMS

Advisor to Lieutenant Governor, Baseer Ahmad Khan today e-launched National Electronic Fund Management System (NeFMS) at Civil Secretariat here.Secretary Rural Development and Panchayat Raj, Sheetal Nanda, Director Rural Development Kashmir, Qazi Sarwar were...

13-Jul-2020 Rajouri

DC launches 'One Nation One Ration card scheme' in Rajouri

Deputy Commissioner, Mohammad Nazir Sheikh on Monday launched 'One Nation One Ration card scheme' in the district.The launching ceremony was held here in the Conference Hall of PWD Dak Bunglow Rajouri.Assistant Director FCS&CA, Mukhtar Ahmed Lone was present...

13-Jul-2020 Doda

DDC Doda reviews Covid management measures

District Development Commissioner, Dr Sagar D Doifode, today reviewed Covid management measures here at a meeting of designated Nodal officers. A detailed report was presented by the District Epidemiologist Umar Anayat khan regarding the number of present Covid-19...

13-Jul-2020 Kishtwar

DDC Kishtwar chairs DMFT meeting

District Development Commissioner, Rajinder Singh Tara, today directed for utilizing 30 percent revenue of District Mineral Foundation Trust (DMFT) for prevention of Covid 19 and on the people hit most by the pandemic.He was chairing a meeting of the DMFT members...

13-Jul-2020 Ramban

Kisan Pakhwada : Kisan Credit Cards coverage camp held at Batote

To educate farmers about various Agriculture related Government programmes besides ensuring 100% saturation of Kisan Credit Cards (KCC), series of camps were held across Batote as a part of the the Kisan Pakwada.Today the programme was held in   Batote...

13-Jul-2020 Jammu

39th Foundation-Day of NABARD

National Bank for Agriculture & Rural Development (NABARD) provided Rs 462 crore in 2019-20 for execution of 139 projects in Jammu & Kashmir.In the midst of ongoing pandemic, NABARD has stepped into its 39th year of formation on July 12, 2020, even as...

13-Jul-2020 Rajouri

DC Rajouri reviews Covid protection measures

Deputy Commissioner, Mohammad Nazir Sheikh on Monday chaired a meeting of the nodal officers of Covid Care Centres to review the arrangements being put in place for the convenience of the asymptomatic COVID19 patients brought in these centres.The Deputy Commissioner...

13-Jul-2020 Samba

DDC Samba reviews functioning of RDD

District Development Commissioner, Rohit Khajuria, today convened a meeting of district and block level officers to review the functioning of Rural Development department.Assistant Commissioner Development, Sidharath Dhiman; Chief Planning Officer, Sukhleen Kour;...

13-Jul-2020 Samba

DCC Samba reviews functioning of Jal Shakti (PHE) Department

District Development Commissioner, Rohit Khajuria, today chaired a meeting to review the functioning of Jal Shakti department.The meeting was attended by Chief Planning Officer, Sukhleen Kour, Executive Engineer PHE Division Samba, Executive Engineer, GWDD Jammu,...

13-Jul-2020 Srinagar

LAWDA starts dredging of Settling Basin at Teilbal

Lakes and Waterways Development Authority (LAWDA) today started the dredging of the Settling Basin at Teilbal using the Pamposh Crawl Cat Suction Dredger.The dredging work was started to remove a huge quantity of silt that had accumulated in the Settling Basin...

13-Jul-2020 Bandipora

Owais Ahmad assumes charge as DC Bandipora

Owais Ahmad Monday assumed charge as Deputy Commissioner Bandipora.Soon after assuming the charge, he interacted with officers and officials in his office chamber and said that he was honoured to take over as the DC of the district which is known for education,...

12-Jul-2020 Srinagar

Dr.Farooq Abdullah, Omar Abdullah pay tributes to 13 July Martyrs

Jammu and Kashmir National Conference Party President, Member of Parliament from Srinagar Dr.Farooq Abdullah and Vice President Omar Abdullah on Sunday paid glowing tributes to the martyrs of 1931, saying the day marked the inauguration of the struggle of...

12-Jul-2020 Srinagar

Srinagar girl comes up with Research Paper on Coronavirus

A Srinagar based girl student Sunday said that she has tirelessly worked on covid-19 since May 2020 and has come up with a Research Paper.Sehar Shameem Khan who studies in class 12 has challenged the conventional methods of treating Covid-19 Infection...

12-Jul-2020 Srinagar

Jammu and Kashmir Government participates in India Global Week 2020

The Jammu and Kashmir Government participated in the 3-day virtual conference, India Global Week 2020, themed "Be The Revival: India and a Better New World” organised by India Inc Group.Over 10,000 global members from 67 countries participated in the event...

12-Jul-2020 Srinagar

Dr Jitendra Singh reviews COVID 19 status in Kashmir

Union Minister of State, PMO, Dr. Jitendra Singh on Sunday directed the administration to take all necessary measures and precautions to curb the spike and spread of Covid-19 in Kashmir division.The Union MoS said this while chairing a meeting here today convened...

12-Jul-2020 Srinagar

JK craft exporters’ tryst with e-world debuts with 49th IHGF Fair

As coronavirus pandemic resets the basic rules worldwide, as many as 38 leading craft exporters from Jammu and Kashmir shall make a major push for business recovery in times of social distancing by participating in the six-day-long 49th IHGF Delhi Fair,...

12-Jul-2020 Kishtwar

Director Horticulture conducts field visit of Padder and Galhar

As part of Kissan Pakhwada celebrations, a team headed by Director Horticulture Jammu, Ram Sevak today visited Paddar and Nagseni blocks of Kishtwar. He interacted with fruit growers at Karthai, panchayat Affani.The farmers were briefed about the various...

12-Jul-2020 Srinagar

De-weeding and Skimming operation on full swing in Nigeen Lake

Lakes and Waterways Development Authority (LAWDA) has cleaned the Nigeen Lake also a part of Dal Lake from unwanted weeds and other floating material.The de-weeding and skimming of Nigeen Lake was taken in hand by LAWDA from 27th of May 2020 and the manual ...

11-Jul-2020 Srinagar

JDU J&K Unit President calls on Lt Governor

G.M. Shaheen, President, J&K Unit of Janata Dal United (JDU), today called on Lieutenant Governor, Girish Chandra Murmu here at the Raj  Bhavan.Shaheen discussed with the Lt Governor about various issues of public importance pertaining to development...

11-Jul-2020 Kishtwar

DDC Kishtwar inspects land for Saffron Park, Women's College and JNV

District Development Commissioner Kishtwar Rajinder Singh Tara today visited Poochal area of district Kishtwar and inspected the land for the  development of the saffron Park there.He also interacted with the land donors and reiterated that the Saffron Park...

11-Jul-2020 Kathua

Kissan Pakhwada: DDC Kathua inaugurates Kisan Mela at Machhedi

District Development Commissioner, Kathua  Om Parkash Bhagat today inaugurated one day KCC Kissan Mela in the premises of Government Higher  Secondary School Machhedi, Billawar.The mela was part of Kissan Pakhwada activities initiated by Agriculture...

11-Jul-2020 Srinagar

268 New Cases Reported, J&K Covid-19 Tally Crosses 10000 Mark

The number of covid-19 cases in Jammu and Kashmir crossed 10000 mark as 268 news infections were reported on Saturday. The cases which include 15 army soldiers and ten paramilitary personnel take the overall all tally to 10156.87 cases were reported from...

11-Jul-2020 Srinagar

J&K Reports 11 More Covid-19 Deaths, 102 In 3 Weeks; Toll 171

Jammu and Kashmir on Saturday reported eleven more covid-19 related deaths, the highest single day spike in fatalities so far.  The deaths—nine from Valley and two from Jammu, take fatality count due to the deadly virus in J&K to 171. Also, 102 people...

11-Jul-2020 Kishtwar

DDC Kishtwar inaugurates Kisan Mela, distributes 300 KCC Cards

As a part of ongoing Kissan Pakwada in the district, District Development Commissioner, Rajinder Singh Tara, today inaugurated Kisan Mela at TRC  Mughal Maidan.The event, organised by the Agriculture Department in collaboration with Horticulture, Animal...

11-Jul-2020 Anantnag

Sheikh Fayaz inaugurates Public Park at Sallar Pahalgam

Commissioner Secretary Floriculture, Parks and Gardens, Sheikh Fayaz Ahmad along with Director Parks & Gardens Farooq Ahmad Rather today  inaugurated Public Park at Sallar Pahalgam here.The public park has been developed by the department of Parks &...

11-Jul-2020 Jammu

Mayor launches plantation drive under Greening Jammu

Mayor, Chander Mohan Gupta, today launched a plantation drive under Greening Jammu at Shiv Temple Sunjwan by planting a sapling in the temple  premises.About 150 plants of different species were planted on the occasion including ornamental and medicinal...

11-Jul-2020 Srinagar

Kashmiri girl awarded Oxford Women's Fellowship 2020-21.

Sehar Iqbal Khanday, a Kashmir based social activist and humanitarian has been awarded the prestigious Oxford-Wanakaset Women’s Scholarship 2020-21. Sehar became the first Kashmiri to earn the prestigious scholarship.The scholarship is awarded to a female...

11-Jul-2020 Baramulla

DC Baramulla reviews progress of works in RDD sector

District Development Commissioner Baramulla, Dr G N Itoo today convened a meeting to review the pace and position of various ongoing developmental projects undertaken in Rural Development Department (RDD) under 14th FC, Convergence and other related programmes.The...

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