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Veeri for institutional asset creation in JK

Inaugurates Revenue Complex Budgam BUDGAM, JULY 19: Minister for Revenue,  Relief,  Rehabilitation,  Reconstruction and Disaster Management, Abdul Rehman Veeri, today stressed on the need for institutional asset creation for the sustainable Development of the State. He was speaking at the inauguration of Revenue Complex Budgam here. Minister for Agriculture, Ghulam Nabi Lone Hanjura was also present on the present. The mega ... Read More »

SFC must ensure hassle-free timber distribution: Lal Singh

  Reviews Corporation’s functioning SRINAGAR, JULY 18: Minister for Forest, Ecology and Environment, Choudhary Lal Singh today said that several innovative measures taken to revitalize State Forest Corporation (SFC) has begun to show positive results. Chairing a review meeting of SFC here, Singh vehemently called for strengthening the Corporation that would ensure sustainable development of huge natural resources for the ... Read More »

PCI Sub-Committee calls on Governor

SRINAGAR, JULY 18: The Sub-Committee of the Press Council of India (PCI), comprising Sh. S.N. Sinha, Convenor, Sh. C.K. Nayak, and Dr. Suman Gupta called on Governor N.N. Vohra at the Raj Bhavan here today. The PCI members, who are on a weeklong visit in J&K, discussed with the Governor  issues relating to the role of the print media and ... Read More »

Govt to initiate action against elements creating hurdles in execution of public works

RAJOURI, JULY 16: The Government has decided to take legal action against people who are creating hurdles in construction of a vital road in Darhal area.  As per the district administration, some people in Darhal stopped the Machinery mobilized by Public Works Department deputed for resurfacing of road passing through the town.  Based on the feedback of Public Works Department, the ... Read More »

Tassaduq Mufti visits Pahalgam to review sanitation at Yatra base camps

SRINAGAR, JULY 16:  Stating that improvement in sanitation at various tourist spots in the state is prime focus for the government, Coordinator, Chief Minister’s Grievance Cell, Tassaduq Hussain Mufti today urged the officials to maintain utmost levels of sanitation in the Yatra base camps. Tassaduq Mufti visited Yatra base camps at Nunwan and Chandanwari in Pahalgam to review the sanitation ... Read More »

Governor expresses grief over death of pilgrims,- Lauds work of local NGOs

SRINAGAR, JULY 16: On learning about the unfortunate accident in Nachilana area of Banihal in Ramban district of a Pahalgam bound bus, which was carrying Shri Amarnathji Yatra pilgrims, Governor N.N. Vohra, Chairman of the Shri Amarnathji Shrine Board, immediately flew to Banihal along with Sh. B.B. Vyas, Chief Secretary; Sh. S.P. Vaid, DGP; and Sh. Umang Narula, Chief Executive ... Read More »

PCI Sub-Committee arrives in Srinagar on weeklong visit

Committee to meet Media Owners, Editors, Journalists to take first-hand appraisal of issues confronting Media in Kashmir; Panel to visit Jammu, Ladakh separately SRINAGAR, JULY 16: The 3-Member Sub-Committee of the Press Council of India (PCI) headed by Mr S N Sinha arrived here today on a weeklong visit to Kashmir to discuss the issues facing the media in J&K. The ... Read More »

CM grieved over death of Amarnath Yatris in tragic road accident

Hails efforts of locals, Army, SF, Police, Civil Administration in rescue operation; Orders immediate release of ex-gratia New Delhi, July 16: Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti has expressed deep shock and immense grief over the death of Amarnath Yatris in a tragic road accident near Ramsoo on Jammu-Srinagar highway today. The Chief Minister has conveyed her heart-felt sympathies to the bereaved families ... Read More »

Providing equal opportunities, dignified life to women Govt’s priority: Priya Sethi

         JAMMU,  JULY 15: Highlighting the accomplishments of women in different fields of life, the Minister of State for Education and Tourism, Priya Sethi, today said that both the State and the Union Government is committed to empower women and is working towards it this end various women oriented schemes have been launched.            She was speaking ... Read More »

Work on Jammu-Poonch highway upgradation to begin soon

  Zulfkar reviews status of key road projects in Rajouri- Poonch with DG BRO; Seeks early upgradation of Rajouri–Budhal, Rajouri-Thanamandi-Bafliaz roads NEW DELHI, JULY 15: The Border Roads Organization (BRO) has said that work on upgradation of Jammu-Poonch highway as a 4-lane expressway would be taken up soon. This information was given by Director General, BRO Lt Gen S K Shrivastava  ... Read More »