SAC asks H&UDD to initiate process for ULB polls

Srinagar, Jul 11: The State Administrative Council (SAC) which met here today under the chairmanship of the Governor, Shri N N Vohra set into motion the process for holding elections to the Urban Local Bodies in the State. SAC directed the Housing and Urban Development Department to initiate the process of holding elections to Municipal […]

SAC rolls out major healthcare initiative

Srinagar, Jul 11: The State Administrative Council (SAC) which met here today under the chairmanship of the Governor, Shri N N Vohraapproved roll-out of Ayushman Bharat-Pradhan Mantri Rashtriya Swasthya Suraksha Mission (PMRSSM) in the State. The flagship scheme is aimed at providing assured health coverage of up to Rs 5.0 lakh per family per year […]

Governor appoints DC Raina as Adv General

Srinagar, Jul 11: Governor N N Vohra on Wednesday appointed senior advocate DC Raina as advocate general of Jammu and Kashmir. “In exercise of the powers conferred under section 42 of the Constitution of Jammu and Kashmir and in supersession of notification SRO 180 dated June 3, 2016, the Governor is pleased to appoint Shri […]

27 political appointees demit office

Srinagar, Jul 11: In tune with the provisions of the Standing Operating Procedure (SoP) issued vide Govt Order No: 299-GAD of 2016 dated: 01.04.2016, twenty-five political appointees have submitted their resignation which have been accepted by the Governor. Pertinently, during the previous government 28 persons were engaged as Chairperson/Vice Chairperson/Deputy Chairmen of various Boards/Corporations/PSUs in […]

J&K Bank strengthens ties with KU

J&K Bank strengthens ties with KU

Srinagar, Jul 11: Today we have taken our relationship with this prestigious institution to the next level by conferring the Most Preferred Client status to the University of Kashmir besides laying the foundation stone of a modern banking center comprising of a Business Unit and a Digital Lounge within the campus. With a promising beginning […]

Governor clears file on pay anomaly after 22-years

Srinagar, Jul 11: The governor administration on Wednesday cleared file regarding pay anomaly of employees in the state. Officials at civil secretariat said that the file has been cleared by Governor NN Vohra and his advisor BB Vyas in a meeting Wednesday and now it would be placed before SAC in its next meeting. The […]

JRL calls for shutdown today

Srinagar, Jul 10: Joint Resistance Leadership (JRL) has called for shutdown in Kashmir Wednesday against the killing of a civilian during a gunfight in Kundalan village of south Kashmir’s Shopian district Tuesday. Tamsheel Ahmad Khan of Vehil village of the district was killed after the government forces fired at protesters during clashes near the gunfight […]

KEA protests against civilian killings

KEA protests against civilian killings

Srinagar, Jul 10: Kashmir Economic Alliance (KEA) Tuesday staged a protest demonstration here in Lal Chowk against the killing of civilians and use of intense force on people in which dozens of civilians got injured in South Kashmir’s Shopian and Kulgam district. Dozens of KEA leaders led by co-chairman Farooq Ahmed Dar took to the […]