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Veeri for making optimal use of custodian assets for revenue generation

Reviews functioning of Custodian Department JAMMU, APRIL 27:  Minister for Revenue, Relief, Rehabilitation and Reconstruction Abdul Rehman Veeri today stressed on optimal use of custodian assets for revenue generation. Mr Veeri was speaking at a high level meeting convened here today to review the functioning of the Custodian Department. Commissioner Secretary Revenue Mohammad Ashraf Mir, Custodian Kashmir Bashir Ahmed Mir, ... Read More »

Div Com directs for speeding up work on Jhelum Flood Spill Channel

jhelSRINAGAR, APRIL 27: Divisional Commissioner Kashmir, Baseer Ahmad Khan, today convened a meeting to review the progress on execution of works on the Jhelum Flood Spill Channel. Besides Deputy Commissioners of Budgam and Bandipora, who joined the meeting through Video Conferencing, Deputy Commissioner Srinagar, Chief Engineer Irrigation & Flood Control (I&FC), Assistant Commissioner, Revenue, Deputy Director Planning and other concerned ... Read More »

Social media ban is repressive, anti-democratic: Opp

“If 1% people in Kashmir are anti-social elements why punish 99%,” Srinagar, Apr 27 (KNS): The government’s one-month ban on social media in the Kashmir valley has opposition political parties all angry against the decision, saying that the ban is repressive and anti-democratic. JKPCC president G A Mir told KNS that the curbing social media is anti-democratic and does not ... Read More »

Director RDD reviews status of departmental schemes at Ganderbal, Srinagar

GANDERBAL, APRIL 26: Director, Rural Development Department Kashmir, Gazanffer Ali, today convened a meeting of officers of the Department from the Srinagar and Ganderbal districts to review the status of ongoing developmental schemes in the districts. Assistant Commissioner Development, Srinagar and Ganderbal, Chief Planning Officers, Ganderbal and Srinagar, all Block Development Officers, Assistant Executive Engineers and other concerned officers were present ... Read More »

Deputations meet Chief Minister; put up demands, seek redressal

JAMMU, APRIL 26: Several deputations today met the Chief Minister, Mehbooba Mufti here and brought many of their issues into her notice and sought their redressal. A deputation of Gujjar community led by former Vice Chancellor, Masud Choudhary demanded setting up of a Tribal Research Centre at Jammu and adoption of a proper rehabilitation policy for nomadic community. Another deputation ... Read More »

Masarat Alam re-arrested in Baramulla

  SRINAGAR | APR 25 (PTK): Incarcerated pro-freedom leader, Masarat Alam Bhat has been booked under a fresh FIR registered in 2017, sources said. Hurriyat (G) leader and Muslim League chairman, Masarat was re-arrested in the district jail Baramulla premises yesterday after a court had ordered his release on bail in a case registered under FIR No 258/2016. He was ... Read More »

Suspension of internet is like living in ‘stone age’: Azad

Doda | Apr 25 (PTK): Former Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Ghulam Nabi Azad today said that suspension of the Internet services was no solution to the Kashmir issue. He said suspension of the Internet services in the Kashmir was like living in the ‘stone age’. “Kashmir is one of the prominent tourist destinations and by snapping the Internet services, ... Read More »

Nip the evil in the bud, ban gaw rakshaks: KEA tells JK Govt

 Srinagar | Apr 23 (PTK): Taking a serious note of the attack on five members of a nomad family including a nine year old girl by self-styled Gaw Rakshaks in Reasi district of Jammu province, the Kashmir Economic Alliance (KEA) Chairman Haji Muhammad Yasin has urged Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti to immediately ban such gangs which are hell bent at ... Read More »

Protect Jammu Muslims or face consequences in Kashmir: Er Rasheed

  Srinagar | Apr 23 (PTK): Warning of direct consequences if government fails to act against cow vigilantes, AIP supremo and MLA Langate Er Rasheed has sought stern action against the goons who attacked a nomad family in Reasi. While reacting sharply to the incident Er Rasheed said “The so called Gau Rakshaks are absolutely inhuman and are bringing a very ... Read More »