Night temp above normal, day chill intensifies

Night temp above normal, day chill intensifies

Srinagar: The night temperature dipped though remained above normal at majority of the places in Kashmir valley, where very light rain or snow is predicted during the next 24 hours. Meanwhile, chill intensified during the day due to overcast conditions, coupled with ice cold winds in the valley. The border town of Kargil was the […]

Governor presses for impactful push to developmental initiatives

Governor presses for impactful push to developmental initiatives

JAMMU: Governor Satya Pal Malik has called for prompt and tangible action to give a determined push to the developmental initiatives and improve delivery of governance at the grassroots level. Speaking at a meeting convened here last evening to take stock of the progress on developmental initiatives under implementation in the State, Governor said the […]

Advisor Vyas for bringing vibrancy in Revenue Deptt functioning

Advisor Vyas for bringing vibrancy in Revenue Deptt functioning

JAMMU: Advisor to Governor B. B. Vyas today directed the officers for bringing more vibrancy in the Revenue Department’s functioning besides directed for fast pacing of digitisation of records and updation of Jamabandis. The Advisor was addressing officers during a review meeting of the Revenue Department here today. Financial Commissioner Revenue Dr Pawan Kotwal, Divisional Commissioner […]

Advisor Ganai hears public deputations at Srinagar

Advisor Ganai hears public deputations at Srinagar

SRINAGAR: Advisor to the Governor, Mr. Khurshid Ahmed Ganai, Thursday met scores of public delegations and individuals during his weekly public hearing here today. More than 50 delegations and individuals from various districts of the Valley met the Advisor and apprised him of their grievances and sought his intervention in ensuring outcome-based disposal. A delegation […]

Taxi Hijack: Punjab Police visits Jammu, questions taxi operators

Taxi Hijack: Punjab Police visits Jammu, questions taxi operators

Jammu: Against the backdrop of hijacking of a taxi by four unidentified men in Madhopur, a team of Punjab Police on Thursday visited Jammu Railway Station and questioned the taxi operators. The hijackers pertinently hired the taxi from Jammu Railway Station for Pathankot but on reaching Madhopur, they beat the driver and fled away with […]

Div Com issues avalanche warning

Div Com issues avalanche warning

SRINAGAR: As per the communication of Divisional Commissioner Kashmir, there is a danger of avalanches from November 14, 2018 (1700 hrs) to 15th November 2018 (1700 hrs) in avalanche prone areas of Bandipora, Baramulla, Anantnag, Kulgam, Budgam, Kupwara, Ganderbal, Leh and Kargil districts of Kashmir Division. The Deputy Commissioners of the concerned districts have been […]

LMD books car accessories company, collects a fine of 25000

LMD books car accessories company, collects a fine of 25000

BARAMULLA: Legal Metrology Department (LMD) Baramulla today booked a case against a leading car accessories marketing company and a dealer in Sangrama for violation of Legal Metrology (Packaged Commodities) Rules, 2011. A seizure memo has also been booked against a company responsible for installation of High Security Registration Plates (HSRP) on vehicles for violating labeling […]

Expedite works on PMDP roads on priority: Div Com to Engineers

Expedite works on PMDP roads on priority: Div Com to Engineers

SRINAGAR: The Divisional Commissioner Kashmir Baseer Ahmad Khan today directed Chief Engineer R&B and other concerned engineers to expedite the widening and construction works on Srinagar-Baramulla-Uri and Srinagar-Ganderbal-Sonamarg roads on priority. The works are being executed under the PMDP Projects. He directed PDD engineers to shift electric poles and other utilities immediately so that construction […]

Govt amends GP Fund rules

Govt amends GP Fund rules

JAMMU: The Government today ordered amendment of GP Fund Rules to incorporate more heads for non-refundable withdrawal by the employees. According to a notification issued by the Principal Secretary, Finance, Navin K Choudhary, one-time GP Fund withdrawal shall now also include expenditure on account of training of Technical Nature/Higher Studies of the children within and outside […]

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