PDP leader Waheed Parra attacked by gunmen in Budgam, escapes unhurt

PDP leader Waheed Parra attacked by gunmen in Budgam, escapes unhurt

Srinagar: Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) leader and former Secretary J&K State Sports Council Waheed-ur-Rehman Parra escaped unhurt when he was attacked by unidentified gunmen in central Kashmir district of Budgam, UNI news agency said. Official sources said bullet-proof vehicle of Parra was attacked by bike-borne gunmen at around 1930 hrs on Monday near Chadoora in Budgam. “The […]

Chief Secretary chairs 15th Steering Committee meeting of State CAMPA

Chief Secretary chairs 15th Steering Committee meeting of State CAMPA

SRINAGAR: Chief Secretary, B V R Subrahmanyam Tuesday chaired the 15th meeting of the Steering Committee of the State Compensatory Afforestation Fund Management and Planning Authority (CAMPA). The Steering Committee took note of the Compensatory Afforestation Fund (CAF) Rules, 2018 notified on 10th of August, 2018 by the Ministry of Environment, Forest and Climate Change, Government of India. After detailed […]

Governor greets people on I-Day

Governor greets people on I-Day

Srinagar: In his India’s Independence Day Message Governor N. N. Vohra has extended greetings and good wishes to the people of Jammu and Kashmir. Following is the full text of the Governor’s Independence Day Message: Brothers and Sisters, On the joyous occasion of our Independence Day I convey my greetings and good wishes to the people of […]

Traffic again suspended on Srinagar-Jammu NH; Leh, Mughal roads open

Traffic again suspended on Srinagar-Jammu NH; Leh, Mughal roads open

Srinagar: The traffic was again suspended on Srinagar-Jammu national highway, connecting Kashmir valley with the rest of the country, due to landslides and shooting stones, triggered by heavy rain in Ramban and Udhampur districts. However, the 434-km-long Srinagar-Leh national highway and historic Mughal road, linking Shopian in south Kashmir with Rajouri and Poonch in Jammu […]

Governor calls for regular follow-up of court cases pertaining to recruitments

Governor calls for regular follow-up of court cases pertaining to recruitments

Srinagar: Governor N. N. Vohra has asked Chief Secretary to ensure that all Administrative Secretaries and the recruiting agencies respond promptly in every case in which there are “Stay Orders” from competent courts and ensure that the prolonged pendency of such cases does not result in delaying the recruitment processes. Governor observed “the concerned Departments, in […]

Advisor Vyas for speedy expansion of Srinagar drainage network

Advisor Vyas for speedy expansion of Srinagar drainage network

SRINAGAR: Advisor to Governor, B B Vyas today directed for fortnightly review of drainage works in Srinagar for speeding up its upgradation and expansion. The Advisor was chairing a high-level meeting convened to discuss the issues being faced by the people of the city with regard to the drainage network. The Meeting was attended by […]

Div Com (J) reviews progress of Jammu Mega projects

Div Com (J) reviews progress of Jammu Mega projects

JAMMU: Divisional Commissioner Jammu, Sanjeev Verma today reviewed progress on mega development projects being executed in Jammu, here at a meeting of senior officers. The Div Com took a detailed review of status of work on construction of Barrage across River Tawi at Belicharna, multi-tier parking at General Bus Stand, Development of Tawi River Front, […]