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Div Com Jammu interacts with civil society, appeals for maintaining harmony

          JAMMU, JULY 11: Divisional Commissioner, Dr Mandeep Kumar Bhandari today chaired a meeting with the representatives of various religious organizations and civil society members in the wake of terror attack on a bus carrying Amarnathji pilgrims. The Divisional Commissioner urged them to maintain an atmosphere of brotherhood, peace and communal amity in the State. IGP Jammu, SD Singh, DIG Jammu-Samba- Kathua ... Read More »

Govt announces ex-gratia relief for Yatris affected in Botengo violence

           SRINAGAR, JULY 11: The Cabinet which met here today under the chairmanship of Chief Minister, Mehbooba Mufti sanctioned a special package of ex-gratia in favour of NoKs of those killed/injured in the terrorist violence on Yatris (pilgrims) on July 10, 2017 at Batengo (Anantnag).           Cabinet sanctioned Rs 6 Lakh in favor of NoKs of those killed, Rs 2 Lakh ... Read More »

PDP terms attack on Yatra biggest crime against Humanity

Kashmir cannot identify with such ideology ever: Alam   Srinagar, Jul 11: Ruling People’s Democratic Party (PDP) on Tuesday while condemning the gruesome attack on Amarnath Pilgrims, termed the incident “a biggest crime against the humanity.” Party’s Srinagar district president and upper house member Mohammad Khurshid Alam while addressing an emergency meeting with the party workers at the summer capital stated that the ... Read More »

Governor convenes emergency Security Review Meeting after terror attack on Amarnathji pilgrims

SRINAGAR, JULY 11: After a midnight review meeting last night Governor N.N. Vohra, Chairman of Shri Amarnathji Shrine Board, decided to convene an emergency Yatra Security Review Meeting at 11 am today at which all security aspects of the Yatra shall be reviewed. Unless weather disturbance delays his timely arrival from Delhi, General Bipin Rawat, Chief of Army Staff, may also join this important ... Read More »

Kashmir-based working journalists call on Director Information

Seek early handover of Kashmir Press Club to KEG; Ask for welfare measures, health insurance, pensionary scheme for journos           SRINAGAR, JULY 10: A delegation of Kashmir-based Working Journalists comprising Correspondents, Reporters, Photojournalists and Video-journalists called on Director Information & Public Relations, Muneer-ul-Islam here this afternoon to discuss modalities for handover of proposed Srinagar Press Club to the media fraternity ... Read More »

Chief Minister reviews water, power availability in Jammu

Asks PDD,PHE not to resort to unscheduled cuts JAMMU, JULY 09: Chief Minister, Mehbooba Mufti today reviewed the arrangements put in place by the divisional administration of Jammu to meet the needs of people during the summer months. Deputy Chief Minster, Dr. Nirmal Singh and Minister for PHE, Irrigation & Flood Control, Sham Choudhary were present in the meeting. The ... Read More »

Bhadarwah, Kishtwar observe shutdown to express solidarity with people of Kashmir

Bhadarwah, July 8, CNS: On Burhan Wani’s first anniversary, normal life was badly affected in parts of Chenab Valley due to shut down call forwarded by local religious organization. Stringent security measures in Kishtwar and Bhadarwah were made to stop people from taking part in pro-freedom protests.      The call for shutdown was forwarded by Joint Resistance leadership including Syed Ali ... Read More »

Presidential Order will not change anything, Drabu’s assurance are hollow: NC

Farooq Abdullah hints at joint Opposition on GST Srinagar, Jul 08 (KNS): National Conference today said the PDP-BJP coalition passed the GST gazette which was prepared in New Delhi in a jiffy in the Legislative Assembly, disregarding the laid down procedures and the Opposition. Addressing a press conference at Nawai Subh headquarters here, senior NC leader and former finance minister, ... Read More »