Governor reviews preparations for conduct of Panchayat, Urban Local Bodies Elections

Governor reviews preparations for conduct of Panchayat, Urban Local Bodies Elections

SRINAGAR:Β Β The State Administrative Council (SAC) which met here today under the chairmanship of Governor, Shri N N Vohra reviewed the preparations for conduct of elections to the Panchayats and Urban Local Bodies in the State.Β  Shri K.B Aggarwal, Financial Commissioner, Housing & Urban Development Department; Shri Umang Narula, Principal Secretary to Governor; Shri R.K. Goyal, […]

Ban on Wrapping food in Newspapers

Ban on Wrapping food in Newspapers

JAMMU: This is to inform all the stakeholders concerned with Preparation, Supply, Storage, Distribution and Sale of food products and people at large that use of Newspapers as Packaging Material has been banned by the Food Safety and Standards Authority of India as use of Newspapers for Food Packaging is detrimental to health. However, it […]

Guv reviews Master Plan preparation for capital cities, major towns in JK

Guv reviews Master Plan preparation for capital cities, major towns in JK

SRINAGAR: Expressing serious concern over the depleting green cover, unlawful constructions in the flood basins and rampant change of land-use in Jammu and Kashmir, Governor N N Vohra today asked the Law Department to work out modalities of a single authority-oriented legal framework for effectively dealing with unlawful constructions and land encroachments in the State. […]

JK Govt to introduce electric buses

JK Govt to introduce electric buses

SRINAGAR: In a first, roads in the state will soon see the rollout of electric buses by Jammu and Kashmir State Road Transport Corporation (JKSRTC). This was revealed in a meeting, chaired by Principal Secretary Transport Department Dr. Asgar Samoon, called to review the functioning of JKSRTC and to discuss and deliberate upon its revival […]

Rohit Kansal for strict compliance of e-tendering process

Rohit Kansal for strict compliance of e-tendering process

SRINAGAR: Principal Secretary Planning, Development & Monitoring and Estates Department, Rohit Kansal today chaired a high-level review meeting of Estates department. During the meeting, he issued directions that no construction or maintenance works should be carried out without e-tendering. While directing officers to strictly adhere to the financial code, the Principal Secretary said that no […]

Governor reviews issues relating to border residents

Governor reviews issues relating to border residents

SRINAGAR: Governor Shri N N Vohra chaired a high-level meeting at Civil Secretariat here today to review the issues relating to safety and welfare of the border residents. The meeting was attended by Shri B B Vyas, Shri K Vijay Kumar and Shri Khurshid Ahmed Ganai, Advisors to the Governor; Shri BVR Subrahmanyam, Chief Secretary; […]

Advisor Kumar hears public grievances at Srinagar

Advisor Kumar hears public grievances at Srinagar

SRINAGAR: Several deputations comprising civil society groups, representatives of employees’ unions, public delegations from different districts met the Advisor to Governor, K Vijay Kumar at JK Governor’s Grievance Cell at Church Lane, here today. The deputation from High Ground Anantnag gave a representation to the Advisor demanding release of pending rent against use of their […]