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Daily Archives: May 26, 2018

Geelani chairs Executive body meet, discusses prevailing situation

  Condemns forces action at Jamia Masjid Srinagar, May 26 (KNS): Hurriyat Conference Executive Body (Majlis Shora) Saturday held a meeting at Hyderpora under the chair of its Chairman Syed Ali Geelani. The meeting as per the statement issued to KNS was attended by the heads or the representatives of its constituent parties including Haji Gh Nabi Sumji, Shahid Saleem, Hakim Ab ... Read More »

Tarakote Marg becoming increasingly popular; nearly 20,000 pilgrims use picturesque track in past 13 days

  KATRA, MAY 26 – Governor N.N. Vohra, Chairman of Shri Mata Vaishno Devi Shrine Board, reviewed the functioning of the Tarakote Marg with Sh.  Anshul Garg, Additional CEO, Shrine Board. This over 7 km long picturesque Marg, between Katra and Adhkuwari was opened to pilgrims less than two weeks ago and finally inaugurated by Hon’ble Prime Minister on 19th ... Read More »

Bukhari reviews transformation of Baramulla under Aspirational Districts’ prog

  Work apace on action plan to transform the border district: Bukhari SRINAGAR, MAY 25: Minister for Horticulture, Law, Justice and Parliamentary Affairs Syed Basharat Bukhari today convened a meeting to assess the progress being made in Baramulla under the central government’s ‘Transformation of Aspirational Districts’ programme, here. The meeting was attended by District Development Commissioner Baramulla Dr Nasir Ahmad Naqash, ... Read More »

Govt exploring JK’s skill landscape: Ansari

‘Boosting skills will empower economy’           SRINAGAR, MAY 26: Minister for Higher Education, Technical Education and Information Technology, Molvi Imran Raza Ansari, today said that government was preparing the ground to revolutionise the young human resource in keeping view with the global market and an increasing demand for skill expertise.             Speaking to a team of candidates from Jammu and Kashmir participating ... Read More »

Use of unjustified force upon worshippers in Jamia Masjid’ condemnable; says Jamaat

‘JK has become a police state’ Srinagar, May 26 (KNS): Jama’at-e-Islami Jammu and Kashmir (JeI) Saturday said that use of ‘brutal, provocative and barbaric’ force by the unruly Indian forces upon the peaceful people engaged in Friday prayers resulting in serious injuries to dozens of innocent people present in Jamia Masjid Srinagar is highly condemnable and unendurable. In a statement issued to KNS, Advocate ... Read More »

Mirwaiz visits SMHS to inquire about health of injured youth

Prays for their speedy recovery Srinagar, May 26 (KNS): Hurriyat (M) chairman, Mirwaiz Umar Farooq Saturday visited the SMHS hospital to inquire about the health of dozens of youth who were injured in the forces action comprising pellets and teargas shelling at Jamia Masjid on Friday. Mirwaiz on the occasion prayed for the speedy recovery of the injured. According to the statement issued ... Read More »

CID of J&K police extends SMS facility for status on passport applications

ADGP Mir inaugurates SMS facility for status on passport applications Srinagar, May 26 (KNS): Passport applicants in Jammu & Kashmir will now know the status of their passport cases through SMS messages on their mobile handsets as Additional Director General of Police (CID) Jammu & Kashmir Saturday inaugurated SMS facility for passport applicants. Jammu & Kashmir Police on itstwitter handle said 'A.G.Mir,IPS,ADGP,CID ... Read More »

Downtown shuts against forces ‘highhandedness’

Traders protest, demand authorities to lift deployment around Jamia Srinagar, May 26 (KNS): A complete shutdown was Saturday observed in downtown Srinagar to protest against the use of force on protesters at Jamia Masjid in Nowhatta area after Friday prayers yesterday. Earlier on Friday, dozens of people sustained injuries after forces used tear gas canisters and pellet guns to disperse the protesters in Jamia Masjid. ... Read More »

JRL condemns use of lethal weapons on devotees

Says forces deliberately turning entire Jamia into a battlefield Srinagar, May 26 (KNS): Joint Resistance Leadership (JRL) comprising Syed Ali Geelani, Mirwaiz Umar Farooq and Muhammad Yasin Malik while strongly condemning the use of brute force including lethal pellets on the devotees who had come to offer Friday prayers at historic Jamia Masjid which left dozens of faithful grievously injured many of ... Read More »

CM congratulates Shah’s daughter for securing over 97 percent in 12th CBSE exams

‘She is an inspiration for youth of our state’ Srinagar, May 26 (KNS): Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti on Saturday daughter of Shabir Shah, Sama Shabir for securing 97.8 per cent marks in the class 12th CBSE examinations.  Mehbooba said that her hard work and determination has helped her overcome all odds.  She added that Sama who tops CBSE exams in J&K is ... Read More »