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Govt has notified policy for regularization of daily rated workers: Veeri

Minister for Revenue & Parliamentary Affairs, Abdul Rehman Veeri on behalf of Finance Minister today informed the Legislative Assembly that the Government has already formulated a policy to regularize all eligible workers engaged in various government departments across the State. He said the policy notified vide SRO-520 dated: 21-12-2017 is applicable to all such casual, seasonal, daily rated workers engaged ... Read More »

Abdul Haq condemns Sunjwan attack; visits Army Hospital to meet injured

JAMMU, FEBRUARY 11: Minister for Rural Development & Panchayati Raj and Law & Justice, Abdul Haq today visited Army Hospital, Satwari and enquired about the condition of those injured in attack at Sunjwan Army camp. Minister interacted with the injured soldiers and wished them a speedy recovery. Minister was accompanied by the doctors who informed him about the condition of ... Read More »

PDP hails Govt. over creating Reservation for Poor

SRINAGAR, FEB 11 (PTK):  The Peoples’ Democratic Party (PDP) on Sunday hailed the government decision over providing reservation to the economically downtrodden sections of the state including Srinagar, stating that such a move shall be a sigh of relief for the families who struggle to make both ends meet. In a statement issued here, the PDP’s Srinagar district president and Upper House member ... Read More »

PDP welcomes setting up of maiden dry port in J&K

J&K economy set for higher growth trajectory: Rafi Mir Srinagar, Feb 11 (KNS): PDP Chief Spokesman Rafi Ahmad Mir welcomes setting up of maiden dry port in J&K with an initial FDI of Rs 1500 crore. Congratulating Finance Minister Haseeb Drabu on entering into structural alliance with Dubai Ports CEO Sultan Ahmed Bin Sulayem and signing an MoU in presence ... Read More »

Mehbooba condemns Sunjwan attack, terms it desperate attempt to break dev pace

Reviews security scenario, Northern Command chief apprises her on flush out ops JAMMU, FEBRUARY 10:  Chief Minister, Mehbooba Mufti took stock of the situation arising out of the militant attack at Sunjwan Army camp early morning at a high level meeting of officers here today. Condemning the act, the Chief Minister described the attack as an effort by elements inimical ... Read More »

Govt giving top priority to construction of Sadhna Tunnel: Naeem Akhtar

          Replying to a question by Mr Raja Manzoor Ahmad, Minister for Works (R&B), Mr Naeem Akhtar informed the House that the state government has approached Ministry of defence for according highest priority and precedence to the construction of Sadhna Tunnel. Read More »

Rs 4.30 cr road project proposed for Shahi Khul, Surankote: Naeem Akhtar

          Minister for Works (R&B), Naeem Akhtar informed the House that there is no proposal to construct an alternate Bye-Pass road from Mirza Morh to Poonch. However, he said construction of the road from MES water point to Army Camp Potha via Shahi Khul Surankote estimated to cost of Rs.4.30 crore has been proposed under NABARD RIDF-XXIII during 2017-18. Replying to a question ... Read More »

Introduction of microbiology subject at HSS level under consideration: Altaf Bukhari

  ‘Adequate staff, infrastructure available at GDC Akhnoor’            Minister for Education, Syed Mohammad Altaf Bukhari informed the Legislative Assembly that the introduction of microbiology subject at Higher Secondary level is under active consideration of the government. However, the Minister said the introduction of the subject (Microbiology) as undergraduate course depends upon availability of faculty and infrastructure in the Government Degree ... Read More »

11 IWMP projects worth Rs 32.57 cr taken up in Ramban, Reasi districts during past 3 yrs: Abdul Haq

Jammu, Feb Minister for Rural Development and Panchayati Raj, Abdul Haq Khan today informed the house that around 11 projects involving Rs. 32.57 crore have been taken in Ramban and Reasi districts under Integrated Water Management Programme (IWMP) in the last three years. Replying to a Question of legislator Ajaz Ahmed Khan, the Minister said that five projects at an ... Read More »

Ahmadiyya Muslim Community delegation meets Governor

JAMMU, FEBRUARY 7: A delegation of Ahmadiyya Muslim Community led by Sh. Gohar Hafeez Fani met Governor N.N. Vohra at the Raj Bhavan here today. The delegation apprised Governor about the role being played by the Ahmadiyya Muslim Community to promote peace and harmony all over the world and invited him for the 5th Peace Symposium, one of the flagship ... Read More »