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FM launches J&K Bank Add on Working Capital-GST Scheme for JK businesses

JK Bank heartbeat of the J&K State: Altaf Bukhari Jammu, April 09: Finance Minister. Altaf Bukhari today launched  ‘The J&K Bank Add on Working Capital-GST Scheme’ aimed at facilitating the Business Community particularly industry sector  in J&K state at an impressive function held at the Convention Centre, Jammu. The finance minister who was chief guest on the occasion launched the scheme ... Read More »

RDD & PR launches SECURE software to bring uniformity in cost norms

‘It is a digital era, everything should be available to the public in just one click’ Srinagar, Apr 07 (KNS): Taking another step ahead in boosting transparency and accountability in the functioning of Rural Development Department, the Department of Rural Development and Panchayati Raj, Jammu and Kashmir launched SECURE Software on Saturday here in Jammu. SECURE was launched at a ... Read More »

Governor assents State Legislature Members’ Pension (Amendment) Bill, 2018

JAMMU, APRIL 6: After the Raj Bhavan sought clarifications from the State Government about the basis of enhancement Governor N. N. Vohra has accorded assent to the Jammu and Kashmir State Legislature Members’ Pension (Amendment) Bill, 2018 which enhances the Medical Allowance of ex-Legislators from Rs.5000/- to Rs.10,000/- per month and Additional Pension from Rs.1000/- to Rs.2000/- per month. The additional ... Read More »


·       Pawan Sharma from Jammu takes home Maruti Suzuki Baleno Car Srinagar, April 6: Vodafone India, one of India’s leading telecommunications service providers, has announced the winner of Season 20 for the popular “Play to Win” contest for J&K. The contest, a Vodafone Customer-Connect initiative, saw Mr Pawan Sharma, a Vodafone subscriber from Jammu, winning a Maruti Suzuki Baleno Car ... Read More »

Veeri directs for early realization of pending payments against EP, Auqaf land

Minister reviews status of outstanding land compensation, rent amount with various Deptts JAMMU, APRIL 05: Minister for Revenue, Hajj & Auqaf and Parliamentary Affairs, Abdul Rehman Veeri has directed the Evacuee Property and Auqaf Department to take serious efforts for realizing the all pending rent amount and payment against its land acquired by various government department and agencies. The Minister ... Read More »

Jammu women follow Padman idea to make low-cost sanitary pads

Abdul Haq, Priya Sethi launch exclusive SHG unit at Gagwal JAMMU, APRIL 05: Taking a cue from Padman Arunachalam Muruganantham’s low-cost pad-making, the women in Gagwal Jammu have started making low cost sanitary pads and the Department of Rural Development’s Umeed scheme has assisted them in making their dream come true. The State Rural Livelihood Mission (SRLM) has installed low-cost ... Read More »

Agriculture output contributes enormously to economic growth: Hanjura

Chairs meeting to finalize various components of Agriculture sector under 15th FC JAMMU, APRIL 3: Minister for Agriculture, Ghulam Nabi Lone Hanjura today said that agricultural output and productivity tend to contribute substantially to overall economic growth of the state which needs greater emphasis on further development of the agricultural sector. This was stated by the Minister while convening a high-level ... Read More »

Registration for India Skills Competition- JK to close on April 8

Cluster & State level skill competitions to be held this month JAMMU, APRIL 3: According to a handout issued here today by J&K Skill Development Mission (JKSDM), the registration for participation in India Skills Competition- J&K, 2018 would close on 8thApril, 2018. Apart from providing training to the candidates, JKSDM under India Skills Competition-J&K, 2018 will be organizing cluster level and state ... Read More »

Buses to ply on city roads soon Srinagar, Mar 31 (KNS): Srinagar Smart City proposes to introduce Eco-friendly Electric Buses in Srinagar City under the Srinagar Smart City mission. A formal request to this effect has been made by Farooq Ahmad Lone, Chief Executive Officer, Srinagar Smart City Limited to Managing Director, JKSRTC wherein M.D, JKSRTC has been requested to ... Read More »

J&K Bank bids Farewell to Vice President Arvind Gupta

Srinagar, Mar 31: J&K Bank gave a warm sendoff to Vice President Arvind Gupta, who achieved superannuation today, here at Corporate Headquarters. At the farewell, Chairman and CEO Parvez Ahmed presented bouquet and a memento to the outgoing officer and appreciated his role in different capacities throughout his 36 years long tenure. Speaking on the occasion, Parvez Ahmed said, "One phrase ... Read More »