KPs living in Kashmir demand opening of Shardha Corrdior

Anantnag, Dec 2: The group of Prominent Kashmiri Pandits Living in Kashmir assembled at Dak Bungalow to press the demand for reopening of Shardha Mandir located in PaK, Just like Kartarpur Corridor. The Pandits demanded that the Corridor be made operational just like Kartarpur as Mata Shardha has great significance for Kashmiri Pandits and Hindus. […]

Gulmarg SnowShoe championship held

Srinagar, Dec 2: Department of Tourism-Kashmir and Gulmarg Development Authority (GDA) under the auspices of J&K SnowShoe Association conducted Gulmarg SnowShoe Championship at ski resort of Gulmarg on Sunday. In the competition 21 young athletes hailing from Srinagar and Budgam districts participated. It was flagged off by Chief Executive Officer GDA Syed Hanief Balkhi along […]

Three arrested for poll-related violence in Rajouri

Jammu, Dec 2: Three persons were arrested Sunday for their alleged involvement in poll-related violence after the successful conduct of the sixth phase of panchayat elections in Rajouri district of Jammu and Kashmir, police said. The accused were identified as Manzoor Hussain, Maqsood Hussain and Ibrar Ahmed, they said. Some persons, including an unsuccessful sarpanch […]

Three narcotic smugglers held in Udhampur

Jammu, Dec 2: Three alleged inter-state narcotic smugglers were arrested Sunday after 420 kg of poppy straw was recovered from their truck in Jammu and Kashmir’s Udhampur district, a police officer said. Acting on a tip-off, the police set up a check point at Jakheni along the Jammu-Srinagar National Highway. During searches, a huge quantity […]

Arrangements finalized for Phase-VII of Panchayat Elections in Baramulla

Baramulla, Nov 2: District Election Officer Baramulla Dr Nasir Ahmad Naqash today chaired a meeting here at Dak Bungalow to review the arrangements put in place for the smooth and fair conduct of phase-VII of Panchayat Polls scheduled on 04 December. On the Occasion, a thorough discussion with regard to the necessary arrangements including the […]

Sericulture Deptt to launch Urban Mulberry plantation drive

Free delivery of Mulberry plants at doorstep: Director Sericulture Jammu, Nov 2: To have an effective role in ensuring a healthy, hygienic and eco-friendly environment and to boost Sericulture activities in the municipal areas of the State, Sericulture Development Department is planning to launch an extensive Urban Mulberry plantation drive in the coming plantation season […]

District admin organises electoral awareness camp in Doda

Doda, Nov 2: The district administration Doda on Sunday organised an awareness program on special summary revision of Photo Electoral Rolls with reference to 01-01-2019 as the qualifying date. An official said the citizens who have completed 18 years as on or before 01-01-2019 are eligible for enrolment as an elector. “Deletions, Corrections and Transpositions […]

DEO Samba reviews poll arrangements

Samba, Nov 2: District Election Officer Samba Sushma Chauhan on Sunday reviewed the arrangements put in place for smooth conduct of upcoming phase of Panchayat polls in the district. Senior Superintendent of Police Dr. Koushal Kumar Sharma, Additional District Development Commissioner Pankaj Magotra, Additional Deputy Commissioner Dr.Arun Manhas, Assistant Commissioner Revenue, Kulbhushan Khajuria, Deputy DEO, […]

Finance Deptt condoles demise of former Director Budget

Jammu, Nov 2: The Finance Department has condoled the demise of former Director Budget, O N Raina. A condolence meeting was held under the chairmanship of Director Budget Imtiyaz Ahmad Wani here today to condole the sudden demise of Raina. The participants while remembering the extraordinary contribution of late O N Raina as Director Budget […]

Timing revised for Advisor Sharma’s public hearing on Dec 4

Jammu, Nov 2: As per the new timings, Advisor to Governor, Kewal Kumar Sharma shall be holding public grievance camp at Convention Centre, Canal Road, here on December 04 (Tuesday) from 9.30 am to 11.30 am (instead of 10 am to 12 pm). The public delegations, deputations, organizations and individuals shall register themselves in advance […]