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SSTA flay Govt order of destroying SKUAST-K

Appeal Chancellor, Pro-Chancellor to reconsider the decision Srinagar, Feb 11 (KNS): SKUAST-K Scientists and Teachers Association (SSTA) flays the decision to constitute committee for establishing the horticulture university by making amendments in SKUAST Act.1982. Reiterating that any move to establish Horticulture University at the cost of SKUAST-K shall be opposed profoundly, Dr S.A. Dar, president SSTA said that the state ... Read More »

Sajad Lone chairs JKWDC Board of Directors meeting

Corporation disburses loan of Rs 151.41 Cr among 14571 beneficiaries JAMMU, FEBRUARY 10: The Board of Directors of Jammu and Kashmir Women’s Development Corporation (JKWDC) met here on Saturday under the chairmanship of Minister Social Welfare, ARI & Trainings and Science & Technology, Sajad Gani Lone. Minister of State for Social Welfare, Asiea Naqash, Vice Chairperson, JKWDC, Vijay Dogra, , ... Read More »

Demarcation of all notified wetlands initiated: Choudhary Lal Singh

          Minister for Forests, Choudhary Lal Singh informed the House that demarcation of all notified wetlands of the state has been initiated in collaboration with concerned Revenue Authorities.           Replying to a question of Legislator M. Y. Tarigami, the Minister said that during 2017-18 Union Government has approved an amount of Rs 59.00 lakh under centrally sponsored scheme for survey and ... Read More »

Development of Shiv Khori, Peer Kho shrines afoot to boost religious tourism: Priya Sethi

JAMMU, FEBRUARY 04: Minister of State for Education, Tourism and Culture Priya Sethi said that the government is working with the vision to develop J&K as a religious tourism destination and in this regard synergised   efforts by all stakeholders are required to ensure the development of various religious places and shrines. The Minister said that with the development of shrines ... Read More »

Mufti Syeed’s contribution towards JK is admirable: Prof Mattoo

NEW DELHI, FEBRUARY 03: Advisor to the Chief Minister, Prof Amitabh Mattoo, today said that Late Mufti Mohammad Sayeed’s contribution towards peace and overall development of the state is admirable which would be remembered for ages. Prof Mattoo stated this while interacting with prominent  social workers and members of civil society here today. Prof Mattoo said that Late Mufti was not ... Read More »

ISM Bandipora organises seminar on National AYUSH Mission

BANDIPORA, FEBRUARY 03: The Department of Indian System of Medicines (ISM) Health Bandipora organised a seminar on National AYUSH Mission here today. The seminar was inaugurated by District Development Commissioner Sajad Hussain. Officers from health, education, social welfare, ICDS besides AYUSH doctors, Aanganwari workers, ASHA workers were present in the seminar. The seminar was aimed at providing general awareness about ... Read More »

KAS Officers Association condoles with M.A.Qadri

  JAMMU, FEBRUARY 3 Jammu and Kashmir Administrative Services Officers Association today condoled the demise of  sister -in -law of Mr. Manzoor Ahmed Qadri Director Planning and Marketing, Horticulture Department. A condolence meeting chaired by President Tassaduq Hussain Mir was convened in which participants expressed solidarity with the bereaved family and prayed for eternal peace to the departed soul. Read More »

Caving in of embankment at Lasjan: DC visits spot for inquiry proceedings

  SRINAGAR, FEBRUARY 03: As part of the inquiry in the matter of caving in of embankment at Lasjan Deputy Commissioner Srinagar, Dr Syed Abid Rasheed Shah, Saturday visited the spot and took  firsthand appraisal of the incident . During the visit, the DC, who headed the inspection team of officers from I&FC, Geology & Mining, PHE, R&B and Revenue departments, inspected ... Read More »

Mehbooba assures local industry of all support, says J&K first State to roll out GST incentives

Visits Chamber House, interacts with women entrepreneurs; asks them to take benefit of incentives, schemes for them JAMMU, FEBRUARY 03: Terming the local entrepreneurs as an important component of local economy, Chief Minister, Mehbooba Mufti today  said her Government would do all it takes for encouraging local enterprise and strengthening local industry in the State. Interacting with representatives of industrialists ... Read More »

Construction of Mini-Secretariat proposed at Batamaloo: Ajay Nanda

  The Minister of State for Planning and Development, Mr. Ajay Nanda informed the House that government has proposed to construct mini-secretariat at Batamaloo. Replying to a question of Mr Noor Mohammad Sheikh, he said the Chief Minister directed for the establishment of Mini Secretariat Complex at Batamaloo Srinagar at Srinagar District Development Board review meeting held on Oct 4, 2017. ... Read More »