Final Electoral Roll published for Municipal polls: CEO

Srinagar, Aug 31: The State Chief Electoral Officer (CEO) has notified public and the political parties that the final publication of Electoral Rolls has been made on 31st August, 2018, with reference to 01.01.2018 as the qualifying date. These rolls shall be used for the conduct of the forthcoming Municipal Polls. According to the notification […]

DC withholds salary of revenue officers

Kishtwar, Aug 31: Deputy Commissioner Angrez Singh Rana today withheld the salary of several revenue officers including Tehsildars and Naib –Tehsildars for non-compliance of government order regarding assured presence of Patwaris two-day week weekly to attend the public. Pertinently, the Financial Commissioner Revenue, J&K vide Notification No:-FC(Adm) 298 of 2011 dated:- 16-12.2011, read with Circular […]

Rajouri admin finalises MGNREGA convergence plan

Rajouri, Aug 31: District Development Commissioner Mohammad Aijaz Asad, today chaired a meeting of District officers, to finalize the Convergence Plan under MGNREGA. The meeting was attended by ACD Rajouri Akhter Hussain Qazi, Chief Planning Officer Abdul Hamid, District Panchayat Officer, Abdul Khabir, Chief Agriculture Officer, Rajouri Mohd Younis, Ex-En PHE Nisar Khan, Ex-EN I&FC […]

DM Ramban chairs Road Safety Committee meet

Ramban, Aug 31: District administration Ramban today decided to go tough against the traffic violators and initiate concrete measures to prevent accidents on Jammu- Srinagar highway and other roads of the district. At a meeting of Road Safety Committee chaired by District Magistrate Showkat Aijaz Bhat, it was decided to identify vulnerable points on NHW […]

Information Dept bids adieu to retiring official

Jammu, Aug 31: A warm farewell was today accorded to Sukh Ram, Producer Cultural Wing of Department of Information and Public Relations on attaining the age of superannuation. The farewell function was held at Media Complex, Rail Head Jammu and attended by Joint Director Information, Naresh Kumar, Deputy Director Information (PR), Atul Gupta, Deputy Director […]

FCS&CA Directorate holds awareness events to mark Consumer Day

Jammu, Aug 31: Directorate of Food, Civil Supplies & Consumer Affairs, Jammu, organized series of awareness events to mark the observance of Consumer Day. The department organized public interactions, group discussions and DD National talks to create public awareness about Consumer Rights and responsibilities. The main function was organized at Press Club Jammu whereat Director […]

End 35-A Tamasha, talk about UN resolutions: Er. Rasheed

Srinagar, Aug 31: Expressing displeasure over adjournment of hearing on Article 35-A, AIP President Er. Rasheed has said that Kashmiris from Lakhanpur to Karnah were expecting petition to be dismissed and rightly so. In a statement issued Friday Er. Rasheed said that it stands yet again proven that New Delhi is using Article 35-A just […]

Auto-rickshaw drivers union holds protests in Srinagar

Srinagar, Aug 31: The Kashmir Auto-rickshaw drivers Union on Friday staged a protest near Ganta Ghar Lalchowk against the attempts to tinker with Article 35A, which provides special status and privileges to citizens of Jammu and Kashmir. Scores of auto rickshaw drivers gathered in Lalchowk raising pro-Kashmir slogans and holding banners holding placards and banners […]