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J&K Bank opens fresh currency counter at Vaishno Devi

  Srinagar, Sep 22: On the eve of Navratri, J&K Bank opened a Fresh Cash Currency/Note exchange counter at Vaishno Devi Bhawan in Katra Jammu. The bank’s Business Unit at Vaishno Devi established the facility of fresh currency Notes for devotees visiting the place from across the country.  Chief Executive Officer of Shri Mata Vaishno Devi Shrine Board (SMVDSB) Jitendra Kumar ... Read More »

Pesticide, Hardware dealers fined for selling packed products without MRP

          SHOPIAN, SEPTEMBER 19: A joint checking team conducted inspection of pesticide dealers in which two erring dealers were fined for violation of different provisions of the Standards of Weights and Measures (Enforcement) (Amendment) Act. 2011.           In view to safeguard the interest of consumers the Legal Metrology Unit of District Shopian under the supervision of Assistant controller conducted inspection of various markets ... Read More »

Govt to establish Fruit Mandi in Bandipora

Basharat Bukhari asks DC B’pora to identify land for the Project BHAT WAHEED SRINAGAR, SEPTEMBER 19:  Minister for Horticulture, Syed Basharat Bukhari today said  the government is working on proposal to establish a Fruit Mandi in Bandipora district and  in this regard the minister has directed Deputy Commissioner Bandipora to identify suitable land for the Mandi at earliest.           This ... Read More »

KCCI delegation calls on Works Minister

Naeem Akhtar for regeneration, expansion of business, economic activity in JK SRINAGAR, SEPTEMBER 18: Minister for Works, Naeem Akhtar today urged the JK Business Inc to facilitate creation of a conducive and enabling environment to promote trade, commerce, entrepreneurship and investment in the State. Interacting with a delegation of the newly elected office-bearers of the Kashmir Chamber of Commerce and ... Read More »

Priya Sethi for better upkeep of parks

Stresses on developing better facilities  and green patches JAMMU, SEPTEMBER 18: Minister of State for Education, Technical Education, Culture, Tourism, Horticulture, Floriculture and Parks, Priya Sethi today stressed upon the concerned officers to ensure proper maintenance of parks and green patches of Jammu region as Parks provide intrinsic environmental, aesthetic, and recreation benefits to the people The Minster was speaking at the ... Read More »

KCCI delegation meets Altaf Bukhari

Min seeks Biz community cooperation to promote trade, commerce, entrepreneurship in JK   SRINAGAR, SEPTEMBER 18: Minister for Education Syed Mohammad Altaf Bukhari today urged the State’s business community to help the Government in creating conducive environment to promote trade, commerce, entrepreneurship and investment in the State. Interacting with a delegation of the newly elected office-bearers of the Kashmir Chamber ... Read More »

Hanjura seeks support of tourism stakeholders for promotion of Kashmir Saffron

  SRINAGAR, SEPTEMBER 18: Minister for Agriculture, Ghulam Nabi Lone Hanjura today urged the people associated with tourism industry to come forward and help the government in the promotion of Kashmir Saffron. Chairing a meeting with people associated with hotel industry, representatives of houseboat association and other tourism players, the Minister said that they can play an important role in ... Read More »

Govt to distribute 20000 qtls of additional food-grains for Muharram: Zulfkar Ali

SRINAGAR, SEPTEMBER 18: Keeping Muharram arrangements in mind, Minister for Food, Civil Supplies and Consumer Affairs (FCS&CA), and Information Department Chowdhary Zulfkar Ali today directed for distribution of additional 20000 quintals of food grains among consumers, especially in Shia inhabited areas. The Minister issued the instructions during a departmental review meeting. Speaking during the meeting, the Minister said that people, ... Read More »

Kohli inaugurates Rs 40 lakh Trout Rearing Farm at Nobra

LEH, SEPTEMBER 17: Minister for Animal, Sheep Husbandry and Fisheries, Abdul Ghani Kohli today inaugurated Trout Rearing Fish Farm at village Hunder in Nobra Constituency. An amount of Rs 33.15 Lakh have been incurred on the project out of an estimated cost of 40 Lakh sanctioned under Centrally Sponsored Scheme so far. On the occasion, the Minister directed the Executive Engineer, ... Read More »

Basharat Bukhari for export oriented development of Horticulture sector

JK to build 1.25 lakh boxes cold storage facility at Kolkatta           SRINAGAR, SEPEMBER 16: Minister for Horticulture, Syed Basharat Bukhari today said that the government is working on infusing modern technology in horticulture sector to make it competitive in export markets.           The Minister said this during his extensive tour to Kolkata to review the functioning of Horticulture Department ... Read More »