Union MRDD revisits MGNREGA target for JK

Union MRDD revisits MGNREGA target for JK

Precious Kashmir News Jammu, Nov 21: For the first time in history of Jammu and Kashmir, the state is all set to get a record allocation of funds under MGNREGA since the inception of this scheme in the state. The Central Government has appreciated the effective implementation and subsequent creation of durable assets under MGNREGA […]

Make technological interventions to expedite execution of works: Naeem to Engineers

Make technological interventions to expedite execution of works: Naeem to Engineers

Precious Kashmir News Jammu, Nov 21: Minister for Public Works, Naeem Akhtar has directed the officers of Jammu and Kashmir Projects Construction Corporation (JKPCC) to adopt modern technological advancements for creating durable, cost effective and attractive assets in the state. Emphasizing that JKPCC is an executing arm of the state, the Minister said it should […]

Mindset change key to reverse declining CSR: Zulfkar

Precious Kashmir News Rajouri, Nov 21: Minister for Food, Civil Supplies & Consumer Affairs and Tribal Affairs Department, Chowdhary Zulfkar Ali today stressed that change in mindset and perception of the society about the girl child is the key to reverse the declining Child Sex Ratio and women empowerment. The Minister said this while speaking […]

108 WSSs to be completed this fiscal: Sham Choudhary

108 WSSs to be completed this fiscal: Sham Choudhary

  Jammu, Nov 21: Saying that provision of potable water to the people of the State is the priority of government, Minister for PHE, Irrigation and Flood Control Sham Lal Choudhary said that 108 Water Supply Schemes (WSS) would be completed this year. The Minister said this while chairing a meeting of officers of PHE, […]

CM grieved over Reshi Bazar fire incident

CM grieved over Reshi Bazar fire incident

  Jammu, Nov 21: Chief Minister, Mehbooba Mufti has expressed grief over the fire incident at Reshi Bazaar, Anantnag in which more than 30 residential and business structures were gutted yesterday. The Chief Minister has directed the Anantnag district administration to provide all necessary assistance to the affected owners of these structures on war footing […]

Worst power crisis in last 30 years, Shopian residents allege

Srinagar, Nov 21: The southern part of Kashmir’s Shopian district on Tuesday observed a complete shutdown against the poor supply of electricity. The protesters alleged that PDP-led coalition government has a grudge against the citizens of the district that is why they are being denied supply of electricity. “I have not seen such an erratic […]

Youth’s death rumour spark protests at Parimpora

Youth’s death rumour spark protests at Parimpora

Srinagar, Nov 21: Protests erupted at Parimpora area of Srinagar Tuesday after rumours of a local youth’s death in police custody started doing rounds on social networking sites here. According to reports, some unknown persons spread rumours about death of Tawseef Ahmad who was arrested by police during a shootout at Zukura last week in […]

Traffic on Mughal road restored after 3 days

Traffic on Mughal road restored after 3 days

Srinagar, Nov 21: Two-way light vehicular traffic was on Tuesday restored on the historic 86-km-long Mughal road, connecting south Kashmir with Jammu region, after remaining suspended for the three days due to snowfall and slippery road conditions. However, only one-way traffic will ply on Srinagar-Leh national highway while the 300-km-long Srinagar-Jammu national highway, linking Kashmir […]