Rs 9000 fine recovered from erring shopkeepers in Srinagar

Rs 9000 fine recovered from erring shopkeepers in Srinagar

SRINAGAR: In the wake of Ramadan, Enforcement wing of Food Civil Supplies and Consumer Affairs (FCS&CA), Food Safety and Standards (FS&S) and Legal Metrology Department (LMD) today conducted special joint market checking in various areas of Srinagar. The Joint inspection team headed by Deputy Director FCS&CA Mohammad Akbar and Deputy Controller LMD Tanveer Ahmad representative […]

DM Srinagar chairs maiden COTPA meeting

DM Srinagar chairs maiden COTPA meeting

SRINAGAR: District Magistrate Srinagar Dr Shahid Iqbal Choudhary Wednesday chaired the maiden meeting of the district level coordination committee constituted for implementation of the Cigarettes and Other Tobacco Products Act or COTPA 2003 in Srinagar. The meeting highlighted the prevalence of tobacco use in the district and the need for a strict enforcement mechanism for […]

2 PDP workers injured by unidentified gunmen in Shopian

2 PDP workers injured by unidentified gunmen in Shopian

Srinagar: Two Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) workers were injured by unidentified gunmen in south Kashmir district of Shopian on Wednesday. Condemning the attack on her party workers, PDP president Mehbooba Mufti said only barbarians would kill innocents and cause bloodshed during the holy month of Ramazan. Official sources said that unidentified gunmen barged into a […]

Woman killed, four injured in Mughal road mishap

Woman killed, four injured in Mughal road mishap

Poonch: A woman was killed while four other passengers were injured in an accident that took place at Bufliyaz on Mughal road on Wednesday. Initial reports reaching to KNO said that accident took place at Bufliyaz after Tata Sumo plunged in a gorge. A woman travelling in the vehicle got killed while four other passengers […]

Dedication & Commitment of JK Bank leadership and employees exemplary: VC CUK

Dedication & Commitment of JK Bank leadership and employees exemplary: VC CUK

Srinagar: Forging ahead in its mission of Industry Academia partnership for collaborative cross pollination of knowledge and resources J&K Bank today entered into an MOU with the Central University of Kashmir (CUK), whereby both conferred the preferential status on each other in their banker-customer relationship. The MOU was signed post inauguration of the Bank’s ATM […]

Property worth crores of rupees destroyed in Srinagar fire

Property worth crores of rupees destroyed in Srinagar fire

Srinagar: Property worth crores of rupees was destroyed in a devastating fire incident in summer capital, Srinagar, in the wee hours of Tuesday, official sources said this morning. They said fire broke out in a house at Mehraj Bazar market in the city at 0200 hrs. However, before the fire tenders could reach the spot, […]

People protest against imposition of high toll tax on highway in south Kashmir

People protest against imposition of high toll tax on highway in south Kashmir

Srinagar: People, including motorists and commuters, on Tuesday protested against imposition of high toll tax on Srinagar-Jammu national highway in south Kashmir. The protest comes after a toll plaza was made operational on Tuesday near Sangam on the national highway. Scores of motorists and commuters protested near Toll Plaza near Sangam on Srinagar-Jammu national highway, […]

14905 candidates set to appear in JKSSB exams

14905 candidates set to appear in JKSSB exams

SRINAGAR: Divisional Commissioner, Kashmir, Baseer Ahmad Khan, today convened a meeting to review the arrangements for smooth conduct examinations of various categories of posts to be conducted from May 09 to 26 by J&K Services Selection Board (JKSSB). The meeting discussed various issues besides ensuring foolproof arrangements to ensure fair and smooth conduct of the […]