Governor visits Yatri Niwas to review Amarnath Yatra arrangements

Governor visits Yatri Niwas to review Amarnath Yatra arrangements

Jammu, Apr 26: Governor N. N. Vohra, Chairman of the Shri Amaranathji Shrine Board, visited Yatri Niwas at Bhagwati Nagar and chaired a meeting with Divisional Commissioner Jammu Division, Inspector General of Police Jammu Region, and officers of all concerned departments and agencies to review the arrangements being made for this year’s Shri Amarnathji Yatra. […]

102 villages in JK get electricity for first time: Dy CM

Jammu, Apr 26: Deputy Chief Minister Dr. Nirmal Singh today said the government is committed to ensure that every household in the state is provided with power supply and in this regard, the left out 102 villages have been electrified keeping in view the commitment made by the Prime Minister, Narendra Modi. The Deputy CM […]

DC Kupwara reviews developmental works in Trehgam

Kupwara, Apr 26: DDC Kupwara Khalid Jahangir today visited Trehgam to take account of the developmental works being undertaken by various departments. DDC was accompanied by Assistant Commissioner Development Kupwara, Assistant Commissioner Revenue, District Social Welfare Officer, CMO, CEO, district and sectoral heads and other concerned. During his interaction with the locals, demand for repair […]

Continuation of AFSPA victory of resistance movement: Er Rasheed

Srinagar, Apr 26: Ridiculing stand of mainstream parties on revocation of AFSPA, independent leader and MLA Langate Er Rasheed on Thursday said that helplessness of regional parties has given New Delhi a free hand to deal with Jammu and Kashmir. The spokesman said while addressing a public meeting at Pohrupeth, Hangah and Qalamabad Er Rasheed […]

IUST accuses Police of unprovoked shelling on students

Srinagar, Apr 26: The peaceful demonstration was held at Islamic University of Science and Technology (IUST) here against the high-handedness of the security forces inside the campus. The spokesman in a statement said while the normal class work was going on, some gunshots were heard that led to panic and fear among the students and […]

Tarigami urges govt to resolve issues of clerical staff

Srinagar, Apr 26: While urging the government to immediately redress the demand for removal of the pay anomaly of the J&K All Departments Clerical Staff Association, CPI (M) leader and MLA Kulgam Mohammad Yousuf Tarigami Thursday said that the strike of the clerical staff has paralysed the working in various departments. The government had last […]

Order over pay anomaly to be issued today: Altaf Bukhari

Srinagar, Apr 26: Jammu and Kashmir Clerical Association have threatened to continue the strike till government extends a written assurance of pressing demands including pay anomaly. President Jammu and Kashmir Clerical Association Ali Mohammad said that the strike will continue till the government gives a written assurance on acceptance of all demands including pay anomaly. […]

AFSPA should go from J&K: Hakeem Yaseen

Srinagar, Apr 26: Peoples Democratic Front (PDF) chairman and MLA Khansahib, Hakeem Muhammad Yasin has flayed statement of the BJP General Secretary, Ashok Koul that AFSPA would not be revoked from the state. He has urged the need to revoke AFSPA from the state adding that this draconian law, which gives sweeping powers and immunity […]

Delay in SSA salary cause of concern for teaching fraternity: EJAC

Srinagar, Apr 26: President EJAC, Chairman Jammu and Kashmir teachers for Abdul Qayoom Wani condemned the arrest of Javid Ahmad Mattoo master District Kulgam. Wani said that teachers forum at dist level has approached worthy Deputy commissioner and SP Kulgam for the release of the teacher but till now the teacher is in police custody. […]