I was always an outsider in NC: G N Ratanpuri

  Srinagar, Jul 21: Former Member of Parliament G N Ratanpuri has said that he was always an outsider in the National Conference. “I was on the fence, never allowed to set second foot in the party, but all through these ten years I forcefully voiced my opinion and the concerns of common Kashmiri despite […]

Amarnath Yatra progressing smoothly, 2.60 lakh pay obeisance so far

  Srinagar, Jul 21: Fresh batches of yatries left base camps on Sunday to undertake annual pilgrimage to holy Amarnath cave shrine in south Kashmir Himalayas, where so far 2.60 lakh pilgrims have paid obeisance since the commencement of the yatra from July Ist. Yatra from both shortest Baltal and traditional Pahalgam tracks was progressing […]

Various delegations call on Governor

  Kargil, Jul 21: Governor Satya Pal Malik, during his visit to Kargil, listened to public grievances here today as several delegations and individuals apprised him about their issues and demands. Around 16 delegations including All Zanskar Coordination Committee, Employees Joint Action Committee (EJAC) , Bar Association Kargil , Anjuman Jamiat-ul-Ulama Isna Ashria Kargil, Imam […]

Advisor Sharma condoles Sheila Dixit’s demise

  Srinagar, Jul 21: Advisor to Governor, KK Sharma condoled the demise of the three-time former Delhi Chief Minister Sheila Dixit who passed away yesterday after suffering a cardiac arrest. Describing her as an able administrator who served Delhi for 15 long years, the Advisor highlighted the role played by her in speeding up the […]

Manzoor Lone reviews implementation of RKVY-RAFTAAR

Rs. 22.64 crore proposed for sanction by State Level Sanctioning Committee Srinagar, Jul 21: Secretary Agriculture Production Department, Manzoor Ahmad Lone today chaired a meeting to review Rashtriya Krishi Vikas Yojana- Remunerative Approaches for Agriculture and Allied Sectors Rejuvenation (RKVY-RAFTAAR) 2019-20. The meeting reviewed department-wise allocation and expenditure during 2018-2019 and discussed the proposed projects […]

Illegal structures demolished in Samba

Samba, Jul 21: A team of district administration Samba today demolished several shops constructed on 4 Kanal land of Auqaf Islamia here at village Keranwali of tehsil Ramgarh. The anti-encroachment drive was carried out under the supervision of Deputy Commissioner, Sushma Chauhan on land bearing khasra no. 473/200 belonging to Auqaf Islamia. As per revenue […]

Plantation drives organized in Jammu city, peripheries

  Jammu, Jul 21: Urban Forestry Division in collaboration with Army Public School Kaluchak today organized a plantation drive on the campus of the institution. The drive was inaugurated by Lt. Colonel B.S Rana by planting ceremonial plant on the school campus in presence of Major U.S Rana , Major Vijay Sharma and Capt Anil […]

Batch of 79 Hajj pilgrims leaves from Ramban

  Ramban, Jul 21: A batch of 79 Hajj pilgrims hailing from different parts of Ramban district left for Srinagar from here today. District Development Commissioner, Showkat Aijaz Bhat in presence of SSP, Anita Sharma, ADDC, Nawab Din and senior officers, flagged off the buses carrying the Hajj pilgrims. While interacting with them, the DDC […]

Disaster management plan discussed by Reasi admin

Reasi, Jul 21: A meeting to discuss District Disaster Management Plan 2019-20 was held today here at a meeting chaired by District Development Commissioner Indu Kanwal Chib. In the meeting, it was decided to train and engage volunteers at each tehsil level. The DDC also directed setting up Civil Defense Committee consisting of Tehsildar, SDPO, […]

SDPO Zakura organises Police- Public meeting at Hazratbal

  Srinagar, Jul 21: As a part of its public outreach programme, Srinagar Police on Sunday organized a police public meeting at a Park in Dargah area of Hazratbal. The meeting was chaired by SDPO Zakura Musadiq Majid Basu-KPS along with SHO Police Station Nigeen. The meeting was attended by the respectable citizens and community […]