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Daily Archives: January 17, 2017

House passes grants of Food, Civil Supplies & Consumer Affairs Departments

Innovative, reformative measures afoot to rejuvenate FCS&CA Deptt: Zulfkar Ali House lauds FCS&CADepartment for commendable performance during Kashmir disturbances         JAMMU, JANUARY 17: Minister for Food, Civil Supplies and Consumer Affairs (FCS&CA) Choudhary Zulfkar Ali today said that the department has carried out various innovative, reformative measures to rejuvenate its functioning for effectively carrying out its duties towards the people. Winding ... Read More »

Naeem Akhtar visits GGM Science College

Secy SSC announces Astroturf for College JAMMU, JANUARY 17: Minister for Education, Mr Naeem Akhtar today visited Government Gandhi Memorial (GGM) Science College Jammu to take stock of the academic and infrastructural facilities in the College. The Minister took a round of the whole college complex and also visited the hostel and the guest house. During his visit to the ... Read More »

Flu vaccine safe in pregnancy: DAK

Srinagar, Jan 17, CNS: With apprehensions about the safety of flu vaccine in pregnant women, Doctors Association Kashmir (DAK) Tuesday said that flu vaccine is perfectly safe during any stage of pregnancy.  Removing the fears, President DAK Dr Nisar-ul-Hassan said that flu shots have not been shown to cause harm to pregnant women and their babies. There is a large ... Read More »

Learn to respect me: Mir to Army, says ‘Police dept has turned into a hub of corruption’

  Jammu, Jan 17, CNS: Firebrand People’s Democratic Party lawmaker and former Minister, Javaid Mustafa Mir Tuesday said that Army should respect him and should stop calling him for over a meeting. “I am a legislator and they are calling me to meet them. If they have to talk to me, why don’t they come to my residence and we ... Read More »

Innovative measures employed to rejuvenate Revenue Department: Basharat Bukhari

  Jammu | Jan 17 (PTK):  Calling Revenue Department as the backbone of the administration, Minister for Revenue, Relief and Rehabilitation, Syed Basharat Ahmed Bukhari today said several innovative measures are underway for revitalizing the department by undertaking digitization of records, constitution of high level committee for Land Use Planning besides committee for evacuee property. The Minister was replying to ... Read More »

People angry over increase in Transportation fare

Authorities in Deep Slumber Bandipora | Jan 17 (PTK): People here in this North Kashmiri’s Bandipora District are up and arms over the increased fare in transportation despite continuous fall in petrol and diesel prices. Several delegations from Watapora and Qazipora village meet this PTK Correspondent, complaint against increase in transportation fare. Delegations were claiming that day by day falling ... Read More »

Forgetting Gaw Kadal Massacre in protest calendar ‘sinister plot’: Hilal War

Seeks apology from joint leadership to public Srinagar, Jan 17 (KNS): Stating that forgetting Gaw Kadal Massacre in the recently issued protest calendar is ‘a sinister plot’, the senior Hurriyat (M) leader and People’s Political Party chief, Hilal War, on Tuesday asked the resistance leadership to seek apology from people. “If the joint resistance leadership including Hurriyat (G) chairman, Syed ... Read More »

No PRC issued to any WPR: Govt

Jammu, Jan 17 (KNS): Jammu and Kashmir Government has not issued permanent resident certificate to any West Pakistan refugees (WPRs) and no West Pakistan Refugee won’t get this permanent resident certificate in future also. According to KNS Correspondent, announcing the decision Minister for Revenue, Relief and Rehabilitation Syed Basharat Bukhari told the agitating National Conference MLA and former Minister Ali ... Read More »

DC Baramulla suspends 8 absentee employees

  BARAMULLA, JANUARY17: Deputy Commissioner Baramulla, Dr Nasir Ahmad Naqash, today conducted a surprise inspection of various Government offices in the district during which he suspended eight employees for remaining unauthorized absent from their duties. The DC accompanied by Joint Director Planning, Assistant Commissioner Revenue, Chief Medical Officer Tehsildar Baramulla and other concerned officers visited offices of Animal Husbandry, Cooperative, ... Read More »

36-km Banihal-Ramban four lane: one per cent work completed in 14 months

  Banihal, Jan 17, CNS: Due to unknown reasons the work on the prestigious 36-km Banihal-Ramban stretch of the Srinagar-Jammu highway has been completely halted by Hindustan Construction Company.    Government of India had set 2019 as deadline for completing the four-laning of 36 km Ramban-Banihal section being developed as part of the Jammu-Srinagar Highway widening project. The work on ... Read More »