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Nizam-ud-din Bhat holds first review meeting of State Horticulture Dev Board

  JAMMU, FEBRUARY 01: Vice Chairman State Horticulture Development Board, Nizam-ud-Din Bhat, today had an introductory-cum-review meeting with the officers and officials. Secretary Horticulture Department, M. H. Malik, highlighted the activities of various wings of the department. He asked the officers to achieve the set targets for the current financial year in time so that benefit of schemes reaches the ... Read More »

Will examine CM’s remark and take a decision later: Speaker

‘Oppn members responsible for assembly’s adjournment’ Jammu, Feb 01 (KNS): Speaker Assembly Kavinder Gupta here on Wednesday said that he will expunge the remarks of Chief Minister after examining her remark on Article 370 but he simultaneously made it a point that Chief Minister didn’t dub any BJP leader anti-national for talking against Article 370. According to KNS Correspondent, after ... Read More »

Akhtar, Veeri blame opposition for adjournment

Say “Speaker’s clarifications were satisfying Jammu, Feb 01 (KNS): Education Minister and Government Spokesman Naeem Akhtar here on Wednesday blamed the opposition for sine die adjournment of the House by the Speaker as he said that for the first time in the parliamentary history of the State even the staff members of the Assembly secretariat present in the House to ... Read More »

16210 works completed in Kishtwar under MGNREGA since 2014-15: Sunil Sharma

Minister of State for Rural Development Sunil Kumar Sharma today informed the house that since 2014-15 to till date 16210 works have been executed in Kishtwar district under MGNREGA. Replying to a question by Sajjad Ahmad Kichloo in the upper house, the Minister said that Rs 208.58 crore were allocated for execution of various rural works in Kishtwar district during ... Read More »

83 un-electrified villages, 242 habitations being covered under DDUGJY: Farooq Andrabi

‘Rs 101.28 cr provided for upgradation of Power infrastructure in erstwhile Doda district’ Minister of State for Power Syed Farooq Andrabi today informed the house that 83 un-electrified villages and 242 habitations would be electrified under DDUGJY in the state. Replying to a question by Naresh Kumar Gupta in the Upper House, the Minister said under the scheme PDD would ... Read More »

Efforts on to retrieve encroached land in Jammu, Srinagar: Asiea

12083 kanals of JDA land, 150 kanals of SDA land under encroachment Jammu, Jan 31 (KNS): Minister of State for Housing & Urban Development, Asiea Naqash today told the Legislative Assembly that the authorities are making concerted efforts to retrieve encroached land of Jammu Development Authority (JDA) and Srinagar Development Authority (SDA) by holding regular anti-encroachment drives with the help ... Read More »

Hakeem Yasin castigates PDP-BJP for double speak on Article 370

Says it is a pre-planned ploy to hold wink masses Jammu, Jan 31 (KNS): Chairman Peoples Democratic Front (PDF), and MLA Khansahib Hakeem Mohammad Yaseen today ridiculed PDP- BJP coalition partners for their double speak on Article 370 adding that a deliberate attempt is being made to create confusion among masses on the issue. Speaking to media persons, after staging ... Read More »

NC, Congress stage sit-in outside JK CM Secretariat amid anti-BJP slogans

Protesting MLAs were demanding CM Mehbooba Mufti to reply on her statement Jammu, Jan 31 (KNS): After the House was adjourned for a day, entire opposition staged sit-in outside the Chief Minister Secretariat here amid anti-BJP slogans. National Conference and Congress MLAs protested outside the Chief Minister Secretariat shouting slogans ‘RSS sarkar hai hai’, ‘BJP sarkar hai hai,’ ‘Bajrangi sarkar ... Read More »

Break the alliance if you truly believe in your ideologies : Er. Rasheed to Collation partners

Accuses speaker of disgracing the house Jammu 31 January:  AIP Supremo and MLA Langate, Er. Rasheed has said that the act of speaker of expunging few words of Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti from her speech have authenticated that the current Govt. is being run at the dictates of RSS from Nagpur. After protesting in the Assembly today Er. Rasheed alleged ... Read More »

Mehbooba cautions against elements trying to disturb peace

Says Art 370 represents pluralistic ethos of JK, disturbing it against country’s interests CDF raised to Rs 3 cr, 1500 PeTs to be recruited 1150 SRO-43 cases settled, Rs 100 cr earmarked for Tribal welfare, govt advertisement rates hike by 50% JAMMU, JANUARY 30: Chief Minister, Mehbooba Mufti today cautioned against the activities of some elements trying to disturb peace ... Read More »