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Conduct regular field visits, reach out to people to mitigate their problems: Mehbooba to officers

Says people respond positively to responsive administration Srinagar, May 08 (KNS): Asking the state administration to be more responsive to the needs of the people of the State, Chief Minister, Mehbooba Mufti today directed the officers to undertake frequent field visits to assess the people’s problems and demands. Chairing a meeting of Administrative Secretaries after the opening of Civil Secretariat ... Read More »

Make all street lights in towns functional: Farooq Andrabi to officials

  SRINAGAR, MAY 08: Minister of State for Hajj & Auqaf, PHE and Irrigation & Flood Control, Power Development, Industries & Commerce Farooq Ahmad Andrabi today directed the officials to make all street lights installed across all towns functional within three days. Andrabi was chairing a high level meeting to take stock of installation and repair of Street lights in Kashmir Division. ... Read More »

Hundreds of youth throng Police recruitment rally in Kupwara

  5350 youth appeared for the Physical Endorsement Tests Srinagar, May 06 (KNS): Hundreds of youth continue to throng the ongoing recruitment rally in Kupwara which is being held from last 3 days. The recruitment rally is going on and is being conducted smoothly. So far in the last 3 days, 5350 youth appeared for the Physical Endorsement Tests. The ... Read More »

Geelani expresses solidarity with Bomay Sopore family

  SRINAGAR | MAY 03 (PTK): Expressing solidarity with the family of Bomay Sopore and Begum Bagh Kakpora, Syed Ali Geelani said that the role of police and their track record in past times has always been doubtful in such incidents. Till now not a single culprit was brought to book and it is as such an attempt to cool down ... Read More »

Protest: Fair Price employees demand implementation of cabinet order

Srinagar, May 3, CNS: Jammu Kashmir Fair Price Employees from Consumer and Public Distribution Department Wednesday staged a protest in support of their multiple demands at Press Enclave Srinagar.     The protesting employees raised anti-government and anti-CAPD Minister slogans. They alleged that CAPD Minister Chowdary Zulifkar Ali is the biggest hurdle in implementing the cabinet order which will pave for their ... Read More »

5 policemen suspended after militants snatch service rifles

Shopian, May 3, CNS: Militants snatched five rifles from police guards posted at the Shopian district court complex in south Kashmir, police said.    The militants attacked the guard room of the court complex around 9PM and snatched five self-loading rifles (SLRs) from the policemen posted there.    All the five policemen were suspended for the alleged dereliction of duty as ... Read More »

Bar demands arrest of army personnel involved in Bomai incident

Srinagar, May 3, CNS: J&K High Court Bar Association has strongly condemned the manhandling of four female members including an MBBS student, of a family at Bomai Sopore by Pazalpora based 22 RR Camp, who reportedly, on the pretext of conducting some survey, entered their house and not only misbehaved with them but also slapped one of the inmates and dragged ... Read More »

Students clash with police in Pulwama and Budgam

  Srinagar, May 3, CNS: In South Kashmir’s Pulwama district, students staged a dharna demanding the release of their colleagues who have been arrested by police from past couple of days. Witnesses told CNS that students protest after a naka party picked up two students of Mehjoor Memorial Higher Secondary from Chattpora area.      Witnesses added that a large number of ... Read More »

Abdul Haq reviews functioning of Rural Development Department

            SRINAGAR, MAY 01: Minister for Rural Development & Panchayati Raj and Law & Justice, Abdul Haq Khan, today convened a meeting to review the functioning of the Rural Development Department (RDD), Kashmir. The meeting was attended by Director RDD, Kashmir, Gazanfar Ali, Director Rural Sanitation, Abdul Rehman Gassi, and other senior officials of the Department. During the meeting, the Minister ... Read More »

Govt fails to put an end to cycle of death: Sagar

Srinagar, May 01 (PTK): National Conference Monday expressed dismay over the continuous and unrelenting cycle of death in the valley and blamed the ruling coalition of PDP BJP for failing to safeguard the lives of innocent civilians.   In a statement issued to PTK from party headquarters, National conference General Secretary, Ali Mohammad Sagar condemned the killing of 65 year ... Read More »