Samoon reviews functioning of RTO office, State Motor Garages  

Samoon reviews functioning of RTO office, State Motor Garages  

SRINAGAR: Principal Secretary Transport Department, Asgar Hassan Samoon today paid a surprise visit to the office of RTO Kashmir and inspected its various sections. During the visit, Samoon inspected learning license section, vehicle registration section, planning section, motor vehicles inspector section and CCTV cameras installed in different sections. He was apprised in detail about their functioning. […]

DDC Bandipora stresses on need to promote Kashmiri language

DDC Bandipora stresses on need to promote Kashmiri language

BANDIPORA: A  literary conference on the topic “Fikr-e-Shujat: Adbi ti Lisani passimanzar” (literary and linguistic perspective of Shujat Bukhari) was organized at Girls Higher Secondary school, Bandipora, today in which literary personalities across the valley participated. The conference was organized by Literary Forum Bandipora. District Development Commissioner Bandipora (DDC)  Dr Shahid Iqbal Choudhary was the […]

DC Srinagar reviews progress of AEBAS

DC Srinagar reviews progress of AEBAS

SRINAGAR: Deputy Commissioner Srinagar, Dr Syed Abid Rasheed Shah, Saturday convened a meeting to review the progress of Aadhaar Enabled Biometric Attendance System (AEBAS) in government offices across the district. The DC directed all departmental directorates in the district to immediately register their attendance portals and create locations of all their offices under their heads. He also […]

Governor reviews encroachments on State, Panchayat, Forest lands

Governor reviews encroachments on State, Panchayat, Forest lands

SRINAGAR:  Governor N. N. Vohra chaired a high level meeting at the State Secretariat today to gain a first hand assessment of the scale and nature of land encroachments in the State. Consequent to the detailed presentation made by Shri K.B. Agarwal, Financial Commissioner, Housing and Urban Development Department, Governor expressed serious concern over the encroachment of more than […]

Focus should shift to harnessing renewable energy: Advisor Kumar

Focus should shift to harnessing renewable energy: Advisor Kumar

SRINAGAR: Advisor to Governor, K Vijay Kumar today reviewed the functioning of Science & Technology department and the initiatives taken to harness all forms renewable energy in the state. He said the dependence for our power needs should be shifted by generating power form Solar, Wind and other renewable sources. K Vijay Kumar while chairing […]

Sans Govt nod no officer to be deputed for training outside JK

Sans Govt nod no officer to be deputed for training outside JK

SRINAGAR: J&K Government today asked its Departments not to depute any officer/official for training outside the State/country without the prior approval of the General Administration Department (GAD). “It has been observed that some Departments depute/nominate officers outside the state/country for training programme at their own level without consultation/approval of the General Administration Department which tantamount to […]

Chief Secretary chairs 109th FAC meeting

Chief Secretary chairs 109th FAC meeting

SRINAGAR: The Forest Advisory Committee (FAC) headed by Chief Secretary, Shri B V R Subrahmanyam on Thursday in its 109th meeting cleared 13 proposals of urgent developmental and public importance, on the specified terms and conditions. The proposals cleared today include use of forest land for construction of PMGSY roads across various Forest Divisions, up-gradation of 4-Lane Jammu-Akhnoor section of NH […]

Comm Secy Forests reviews status of Audit & Inspection Reports

Comm Secy Forests reviews status of Audit & Inspection Reports

SRINAGAR: Commissioner Secretary Forest, Environment & Ecology, Saurabh Bhagat, Thursdaychaired a meeting to review the status of Observation Book (OB) items and Audit Paras in the Audit & Inspection Reports (AIRs) received from the Accountant General Office and the Directorate of Audit & Inspections J&K. CAG paras and reconciliation of expenditure and revenue for the year […]

Hajj-2018: SHC issues flight schedule for 21 to 24 July, 2018

Hajj-2018: SHC issues flight schedule for 21 to 24 July, 2018

SRINAGAR: The State Haj Committee (SHC) today issued flight schedule for 21th to 24th July, 2018, for the information of public in general and intending Haj Pilgrims in particular. According to Executive Officer, State Haj Committee, S.Qamar Sajad, the intending Haj pilgrims of Kashmir Division have been asked to collect their travel documents two days prior […]