Economy

Advisor to J&K Governor, K. Vijay Kumar calls on Jitendra Singh

Advisor to J&K Governor, K. Vijay Kumar calls on Jitendra Singh

New Delhi: Advisor to Jammu & Kashmir Governor,  K. Vijay Kumar called on Union Minister of State (Independent Charge) for Development of North Eastern Region (DoNER), MoS PMO, Personnel, Public Grievances & Pensions, Atomic Energy and Space, Dr Jitendra Singh here today.  They discussed a wide range of issues related to administration and development projects in […]

Secretary Social Welfare reviews implementation of welfare schemes

Secretary Social Welfare reviews implementation of welfare schemes

SRINAGAR: Underscoring the need for proper implementation of social welfare schemes, Secretary Social Welfare Dr Farooq Ahmad Lone today impressed upon officers and officials of the Department to ensure that the benefits of these schemes percolate down to the deserving population. The Secretary said this while chairing a high-level meeting to review the functioning of […]

DC Kargil for dev of new agro techniques for better, speedy multiplication of medicinal plants

DC Kargil for dev of new agro techniques for better, speedy multiplication of medicinal plants

KARGIL: The Deputy Commissioner and Chief Executive Officer LAHDC Kargil, Vikas Kundal today convened a meeting with the officers of District administration regarding conservation and multiplication of medicinal plants, promotion of eco-tourism and dissemination of knowledge regarding medicinal plants among the students and general public. The meeting was attended by the Director General, Indian System […]

Samoon visits Vet Hospital Lal Mandi, Poultry Project Hari Parbat

Samoon visits Vet Hospital Lal Mandi, Poultry Project Hari Parbat

SRINAGAR: Principal Secretary, Animal & Sheep Husbandry and Fisheries, Dr. Asgar Hassan Samoon today visited the Small Ruminant Hospital Lal Mandi & Poultry Project Hari Parbat Srinagar and took stock of the functioning of these units. Dr Samoon held detailed deliberations with officers of Animal & Sheep Husbandry Departments, Kashmir and issued instructions regarding up-gradation […]

Govt relaxes e-tendering norms for  Karnah, Gurez, Nobra (Leh) and Zanskar (Kargil)

Govt relaxes e-tendering norms for  Karnah, Gurez, Nobra (Leh) and Zanskar (Kargil)

Srinagar: On the instructions of Governor N.N. Vohra, the Finance Department today issued an order to Exempt areas of Karnah, Gurez, Nobra (Leh) and Zanskar (Kargil) from participating in NITs through e-tendering of the works/procurements costing upto Rs. 10.00 lakh. It may be recalled that Finance Department had earlier issued an order that all Departments shall compulsorily tender all […]

Div Com Jammu inspects upcoming Women EDI building

Div Com Jammu inspects upcoming Women EDI building

JAMMU: Divisional Commissioner Jammu, Sanjeev Kumar Verma inspected the ongoing construction work on Women Entrepreneurship Development Institute, here today. The building, coming up at the site of erstwhile Exhibition Ground near Dogra Chowk, covers an area of around 4 kanals and is being developed by J&K Small Scale Industries Development Corporation Limited. The Div Com […]

Tasaduq Jeelani holds introductory meet with travel trade bodies

Tasaduq Jeelani holds introductory meet with travel trade bodies

SRINAGAR: Director Tourism Kashmir Tasaduq Jeelani Tuesday held an introductory and interactive meeting with the tourism stakeholders here at TRC to get their feedback about the tourism sector. All the heads and representatives of the Valley’s travel trade and hotel associations attended the meeting. While seeking their support for the promotion of the tourism sector, Director Tourism […]