DG CRPF, DGP review security for panchayat, ULB polls in JK

Srinagar, Sep 27: Director General of CRPF R R Bhatnagar and Director General of Police (DGP) Dilbag Singh on Thursday reviewed the situation preparedness for the upcoming panchayat and Urban Local Body (ULB) polls in Jammu and Kashmir. A police spokesperson said that a joint security review meeting was held at Police Control Room (PCR) […]

Pak raising Kashmir issue at OIC ‘unwarranted’: India

Pak raising Kashmir issue at OIC ‘unwarranted’: India

New York, Sep 27: India has raised objections over Pakistan raising Kashmir issue at the Organisation of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) meeting, saying it is completely “unwarranted” for the grouping as well as its member countries to discuss matters related to India’s internal affairs in any multi-organisation set up. Pakistan raked up the Kashmir issue at […]

1750 candidates qualify JK Combined Competitive (Prelims) Exam

Srinagar, Sep 27: Jammu and Kashmir Public Service Commission (JKPSC) today declared the result of the prestigious J&K Combined Competitive (Preliminary) Examination-2018. The result has been declared in a record time of 10 days as the said examination was conducted throughout the State on 16 September 2018. According to Khalid Majeed, Controller Examinations, JKPSC, the […]

Ladakh Autonomous Hill Development Council strengthened, empowered

Srinagar, Sep 26: The State Administrative Council (SAC), which met here today under the chairmanship of Governor, Satya Pal Malik gave approval to the draft ‘Ladakh Autonomous Hill Development Council (Amendment) Bill, 2018’. The Bill is aimed at making Development Councils of Leh and Kargil highly empowered to exercise administrative and financial powers without any […]

SAC approves creation of 177 posts of Panchayat Inspectors

Srinagar, Sep 26: In order to provide impetus to the implementation of development schemes/ programmes across the newly created 177 CD Blocks in the State, the State Administrative Council (SAC), which met here today under the chairmanship of Governor, Satya Pal Malik accorded sanction to the creation of 100 posts of Panchayat Inspector, G-I and […]

SAC approves introduction of mediation, conciliation procedures in JK

Srinagar, Sep 26: The State Administrative Council (SAC), which met here today under the chairmanship of Governor, Satya Pal Malik approved the draft ‘Jammu and Kashmir Arbitration and Conciliation (Amendment) Bill, 2018’. Advisors to Governor, B B Vyas, K Vijay Kumar & Khurshid Ahmad Ganai, Chief Secretary, BVR Subrahmanyam and Principal Secretary to Governor, Umang […]

Revision in delegation of powers for issuance of PACs, Power sanctions at various levels approved

Srinagar, Sep 26: In order to simplify and streamline the process involved in the sanction of Power connections, the State Administrative Council (SAC), which met here today under the chairmanship of Governor, Satya Pal Malik approved revision/enhancement in the delegation of powers for issuance of Power Availability Certificate (PAC) and Power sanctions at various level. […]

Scheme for disbursement of one-time cash relief to WPRs approved

Scheme for disbursement of one-time cash relief to WPRs approved

Srinagar, Sep 26: The State Administrative Council (SAC), which met here today under the chairmanship of Governor, Satya Pal Malik gave its nod to the adoption and notification of the scheme for West Pakistani Refugees (WPRs), which includes mode of its execution & disbursement of financial assistance. The Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA), Government of […]

Govt orders substantial hike in remuneration of SPOs

Srinagar, Sep 26: The Union Ministry of Home Affairs Wednesday approved a substantial hike in the honorarium of SPOs in Jammu and Kashmir. “The proposal of the State Government regarding the enhancement of monthly remuneration of the SPOs of J&K has been considered by this Ministry,” said a communication from MHA addressed to the State […]

DGP thanks Governor, Union Home Minister

DGP thanks Governor, Union Home Minister

Srinagar, Sep 26: The Director General of Police Dilbag Singh, IPS has expressed his gratitude to Governor of J&K Satya Pal Malik, Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh, Advisor (K) to Governor K Vijay Kumar, Union Home Secretary Rajiv Gauba, Chief Secretary J&K, B V R Subrahmanyam, Principal Secretary Home R. K. Goyal, and other officers […]