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Govt to intensify tourism promotion activities: Advisor Ganai

Govt to intensify tourism promotion activities: Advisor Ganai

JAMMU: The government has decided to intensify tourism promotion activities by organizing series of promotional events across the country including one at Mumbai to invite film industry people for shooting movies at enchanting locations in Jammu and Kashmir. The decision was taken here at a meeting of tourism department chaired by Advisor to Governor Khurshid […]

CS chairs ICDS Empowered Committee meet

CS chairs ICDS Empowered Committee meet

JAMMU: The State Empowered Committee for Anganwadi services met here today with Chief Secretary, B V R Subrahmanyam in the chair. The committee deliberated upon the Annual Plan Implementation Programme (APIP) 2019-20 for the ICDS and approved an outlay of Rs. 742.93 crore to be submitted to Union Ministry of Women & Child Development for […]

Advisor Kumar unveils first wall calendar of Sericulture Dept

Advisor Kumar unveils first wall calendar of Sericulture Dept

JAMMU: As part of its endeavors to promote and popularize the sericulture activities, Advisor to Governor, K Vijay Kumar released the wall calendar of Sericulture Department prepared for the first time, here today. Secretary, Agriculture, Manzoor Ahmad Lone, Director General Planning A K Gandotra, Director Sericulture, Gulzar Ahmad, Special Secretary APD Ravinder Sadhu, Director Finance […]

Advisor Ganai listens to people’s issues at Srinagar

Advisor Ganai listens to people’s issues at Srinagar

SRINAGAR: Advisor to the Governor, Khurshid Ahmed Ganai on Wednesday met scores of public delegations and individuals as part of the weekly hearing of public grievances. Over 30 delegations and individuals from various districts of Kashmir Division apprised the Advisor of their grievances and sought his intervention in ensuring outcome-based disposal of the same in […]

Snow forecast: DC Srinagar reviews preparedness

Snow forecast: DC Srinagar reviews preparedness

SRINAGAR: In view of the inclement weather forecast for the latter part of this week, Deputy Commissioner Srinagar, Dr. Syed Abid Rasheed Shah, chaired a meeting of heads of different departments to review the preparedness in the district. The meeting discussed zone-wise action plans prepared by the concerned departments to prevent interruption to services during […]

Advisor Kumar visits DH, GMCs Anantnag, Baramulla

Advisor Kumar visits DH, GMCs Anantnag, Baramulla

SRINAGAR: Advisor to Governor, Vijay Kumar today inspected patient care facilities at district hospitals (DH) and ongoing work at Government Medical Colleges, Anantnag and Baramulla. During his visit to Mirza Mohammad Afzal Beigh Memorial District Hospital, Anantnag, the Advisor reviewed the status of arrangements for running Government Medical College there. The Advisor directed the JKPCC […]

Weatherman forecast widespread snow on Jan 11, 12

Weatherman forecast widespread snow on Jan 11, 12

Srinagar: The weatherman on Monday forecast widespread rain and snow on Friday and  Saturday in Kashmir Valley even as night temperatures appreciated due to overnight cloud cover with Srinagar recording a low of minus 2 degrees Celsius. “There is the possibility of widespread rain and snow on January 11 and 12,” a meteorological department official told […]

Advisor Ganai, Chief Secretary review winter preparedness in Kashmir

Advisor Ganai, Chief Secretary review winter preparedness in Kashmir

SRINAGAR: Advisor to Governor, Khurshid Ahmad Ganai and Chief Secretary BVR Subrahmanyam today complimented the Divisional Administration Kashmir for walking extra mile to deal with the situation in the aftermath of the last week’s snowfall. “Administration’s visibility at the time of distress has the biggest soothing effect on people. When the officers are on the […]

Advisor Ganai visits District Hospital Anantnag

Advisor Ganai visits District Hospital Anantnag

ANANTNAG: Advisor to Governor, Khurshid Ahmad Ganai today inspected District Hospital, Anantnag and took stock of the medicare facilities being provided to the patients here. He also visited different sections/wards including emergency ward, post-operative wards, surgical wards, Trauma section, Endoscopy section, Dialysis centre, Cardiac ICU Unit. The Advisor also met various indoor and outdoor patients […]