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Conservation of water bodies, ponds Govt’s priority: Lal Singh

  SAMBA, SEPTEMBER 13 – Minister for Forests, Ecology and Environment Choudhary Lal Singh today said the government has taken various path-breaking steps for the revival of traditional water resources including village ponds. “The preservation, conservation and rejuvenation of village ponds are our priority,” he said, adding that over the centuries, these acted as perennial source to meet the water ... Read More »

First passenger Chopper service lands in Rajouri   

  Zulfkar congratulates locals for fulfillment of long pending demand    RAJOURI, SEPTEMBER 13:  The first flight of Chopper carrying passengers landed here today marking the start of much awaited air service between Jammu and this border town.    Minister for Food Civil Supplies and Consumer Affairs and Information Chowdhary Zulfkar Ali flagged in the chopper carrying 5 passengers here ... Read More »

Helicopter Service started to Poonch, Abdul Haq flags of first flight

  Service will help in emergencies, give flip to tourism Law Minister interacts with Lawyers at District Court Complex Poonch POONCH, SEPTEMBER 13: Minister for Rural Development, Panchayati Raj, Law and Justice today flagged off the much awaited Jammu-Poonch Helicopter Service fulfilling the long pending demand of the area. The Helicopter Service will connect the people of the area with ... Read More »

DDC B’pora reviews progress of dev projects

  BANDIPORA, SEPTEMBER 13: The District Development Commissioner Bandipora, Sajjad Hussain Ganai today convened a meeting of sectoral and district level officers here to review the status of ongoing core development projects in the district.           During the meeting, the DDC sought project wise details from the concerned executive agencies.           It was said that as many ... Read More »

Aabha Hanjura to perform at SKICC

SRINAGAR, SEPTEMBER 13:J&K Academy of Art, Culture and Languages (JKAACL) is orgainsing a maiden musical show 'Saaz-e-Kashmir' by budding Kashmiri sufi and folk artist Aabha Hanjura at SKICC lawns on 16 September 2017. According to a spokesman of JKAACL, the entry to the concert will be only by invitation. Pertinently, Aabha Hanjura gave up her lucrative job to pursue a ... Read More »

IGP Traffic visits National Highway, ask executing agencies for its speedy restoration

  SRINAGAR, SEPTEMBER 13:- Inspector General of Police Traffic Jagjit Kumar today visited Modh Passi (Udhampur) and other areas of the NHW today to access situation aroused due to landslides. During the visit, the officer interacted with the officials of concerned road maintenance agencies engaged in the restoration work, especially at Modh Passi. IGP stressed on the road maintenance agencies ... Read More »

Dr Drabu reviews modalities for moving to PAO system of payments

FM calls for strengthening audit mechanism SRINAGAR, SEPTEMBER 13:  Minister for Finance, Labour & Employment Dr Haseeb A Drabu today reviewed the modalities for replacement of the existing Treasury system with Pay and Accounts Office (PAO) as was announced by him in the state legislature while presenting budget 2017-18. Principal Secretary, Finance Navin Kumar Choudhary, Director General Accounts & Treasuries ... Read More »

LeT pays tribute to Kulgam slain militants

Srinagar, Sep 13, CNS: Militant outfit Lashkar-e-Taiba has paid their immense tribute to the Hizb-ul-Mujahideen slain militants who were killed in a gunfight in South Kashmir’s Kulgam district.      Mehmood Shah, the LeT Chief in a statement to news agency CNSsaid that, for India, be it the Track-2 Policy or Track-3, it must evacuate Kashmir under each circumstance. “Our youth are ... Read More »

Chairman J&K Bank & Commissioner Tourism flag off Expedition India Adventure Race – 2017

Take good stories with you to your countries: Parvez Ahmed Srinagar, Sep 13: J&K Bank Chairman & CEO Parvez Ahmed and Commissioner Secretary Tourism M H Malik today flagged off the first leg of Expedition India – Srinagar/Sonamarg/Leh Race -2017 from Shankaracharya Top here in presence of Director Tourism Mehmood Shah, organizers of the expedition Stephan Muller, Heidi Muller and other ... Read More »

Joint Adventure Tours organises Adventurous Off-Road Drive in Bandipora

Bandipora, September 13: Joint Adventure Tours an authorised and experienced Adventure travel company registered with JK Tourism organized first of its kind Adventurous Off Road Drive to Gunaspatri some 8 kms from Kudara in Bandipora district. This trekking route leads to Mount Harmukh in Bandipora.           Joint Adventure Tours have been operating in Bandipora for past four years giving local ... Read More »