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Advisor Vyas discusses issues of Kashmir University, Reasi town

Advisor Vyas discusses issues of Kashmir University, Reasi town

SRINAGAR: Advisor to Governor BB Vyas today convened a meeting with senior officers of Kashmir University to discuss various issues related to implementation of Central Pay Commission (CPC) in favor of Kashmir University. The meeting was attended by Director Budget, Imtiyaz Ahmad, Director RUSA, Registrar Kashmir University, and other senior officers. During the meeting, the […]

Advisor Ganai listens to public grievances, issues

Advisor Ganai listens to public grievances, issues

SRINAGAR: Around 20 delegations and many individuals called on Advisor to Governor Khurshid Ahmed Ganai today to apprise him with their issues and grievances. A delegation from Halmatpora Kupwara apprised the Advisor that the people in the area are facing shortage of portable water for more than a decade now. Ganai was informed that in […]

Advisor Kumar listens to people’s issues, demands

Advisor Kumar listens to people’s issues, demands

SRINAGAR: To bring the demands and grievances to the notice of the government, various public delegations and individuals today met the Advisor to Governor, K Vijay Kumar at Civil Secretariat. The deputations and individuals hailing various parts of the state met the Advisor Kumar and brought their problems into his notice and sought their redressal. […]

Govt orders setting up of basic facilities for women at public places

Govt orders setting up of basic facilities for women at public places

SRINAGAR: The Governors’ Administration has called for immediate steps to be taken for setting up basic facilities for women at public places in the State including feeding room, change room and restrooms. “It is impressed upon all the stakeholders including executing agencies like Municipalities, Development Authorities, Public Works Department, Gardens, Parks and Floriculture Department, Rural […]

Advisor Kumar launches Forest Fire Reporting Mobile application

Advisor Kumar launches Forest Fire Reporting Mobile application

SRINAGAR: Advisor to Governor, K Vijay Kumar today e-launched Forest Fire Reporting Mobile Application developed with a motive to streamline mechanism for real time reporting of forest fires to quickly disseminate information from field staff to higher authorities so that timely action can be taken to achieve quick control over the fire. The Forest Fire […]

Advisor Ganai rolls out UDID project for persons with disabilities

Advisor Ganai rolls out UDID project for persons with disabilities

SRINAGAR: Advisor to Governor Khurshid Ahmed Ganai today formally rolled out Unique ID for Persons with Disabilities (UDID) Project for enrollment, issuance of Disability Certificates and Universal ID for Persons with Disabilities (PwDs) in the State. The UDID project initiated by Department for Empowerment of Persons with Disabilities, Government of India is aimed at building […]

Tarigami reacts sharply to Guv’s ‘political parties are not so relevant in Kashmir’ comment

Tarigami reacts sharply to Guv’s ‘political parties are not so relevant in Kashmir’ comment

Srinagar: Reacting sharply to Governor’s alleged statement that ‘neither political parties nor other organizations are so relevant in Kashmir’, senior CPI(M) leader Mohammad Yousuf Tarigami said such comment could have been avoided. Rather, Tarigami said that the Governor could have advised the political leadership in New Delhi to introspect why the political process in Kashmir […]

Adopt humanitarian approach towards victims of substance abuse: CS

Adopt humanitarian approach towards victims of substance abuse: CS

SRINAGAR: Chief Secretary BVR Subrahmanyam today urged the civil and police administration of the State to adopt a more humanitarian approach while dealing with patients of substance abuse.           “Victims of substance abuse should be treated as patients who need care and not as offenders or culprits. We have to reach out to them by […]