Former CM meets Governor

Former CM meets Governor

SRINAGAR: Mehbooba Mufti, President PDP and former Chief Minister met Governor N N Vohra at the Raj Bhavan here today. Governor discussed with Ms. Mufti issues relating to the forthcoming elections to Municipalities and Panchayats and stressed that large scale participation in both these polls would go a long way in strengthening grass – root level democracy in the urban and […]

470 mosques prepared for Eid Al-Adha prayer in Madinah

470 mosques prepared for Eid Al-Adha prayer in Madinah

Makkah: Nearly 470 mosques have been prepared for the Eid Al-Adha prayer, Saudi Arabia’s Ministry of Islamic Affairs, Call and Guidance in Madinah announced Sheikh Fahad bin Sulaiman al-Tuwaijri, director general of the ministry in Madinah, said that 469 mosques and places of prayer had been equipped, both in Madinah and elsewhere. The Eid Al-Adha […]

​Saudi Arabia launches Hajj hotline

​Saudi Arabia launches Hajj hotline

Makkah: The Saudi Ministry of Hajj and Umrah has allocated a hotline to serve pilgrims round the clock. The ministry said that calls would be received on hotline 8003404444 from Saudi Arabia and abroad dealing with queries, complains or remarks. “The step is part of efforts to measure the extent of people’s satisfaction with the […]

Governor reviews all Immunization Programmes and preparation against spread of H1N1

Governor reviews all Immunization Programmes and preparation against spread of H1N1

Srinagar: At a meeting held today Governor N.N Vohra reviewed the implementation status of the various Immunization Programmes, Measles Rubella Campaign and H1N1 which are being implemented by the State Health Department. The meeting was attended by Advisor (K) to Governor; Chief Secretary; Principal Secretary to Governor; Principal Secretary Health & Medical Education; Secretary to […]

Disposal of grievances during Governor’s Rule

Disposal of grievances during Governor’s Rule

SRINAGAR: Since the imposition of Governor’s Rule, during 20th June – 18th August, 2018, the Grievance Cell received 10,627 complaints/grievances of which 10,104 (including those received earlier) have been dealt with/ forwarded to the concerned quarters for timely redressal while as 523 complaints/grievances are under process. During this period, the Governor’s Secretariat received 4,570 complaints/grievances, of which […]

Chief Secretary reviews strategy for tackling drug abuse in J&K

Chief Secretary reviews strategy for tackling drug abuse in J&K

SRINAGAR: Chief Secretary, BVR Subrahmanyam today called for urgently constituting a broad-based departmental panel alongwith representatives of some NGOs to formulate draft De-addiction Policy outlining comprehensive mechanism/measures to deal with the menace of drug abuse in the State in an efficacious manner. Chief Secretary passed these directions at a high-level meeting convened at the Civil Secretariat […]

Governor reviews NHIDCL roads and Tunnels Projects

Governor reviews NHIDCL roads and Tunnels Projects

SRINAGAR: Governor N.N. Vohra chaired a meeting today to review the pace at which the vital Z Morh and Zojila Tunnel projects and certain major road projects are being executed by the National Highways and Infrastructure Development Corporation Limited. The review meeting was attended by Sh. B.B. Vyas and Sh. Khurshid Ahmed Ganai, Advisors to Governor; Sh. BVR Subrahmanyam, […]

Preserve 35A, identify fake state subjects; deport illegally settled Rohingyas: Rana

Preserve 35A, identify fake state subjects; deport illegally settled Rohingyas: Rana

MATHWAR: Describing state subject laws under Article 35A as endorsement of visionary legislation of Maharaja Hari Singh and a commitment of the Constitution of India to Jammu and Kashmir in general and Duggarland in particular, National Conference Provincial President Devender Singh Rana on Saturday said that realization is dawning fast on the Dogras about ill effects of […]

Vyas chairs Governing Body meeting of SMVD Narayana Super-speciality Hospital

Vyas chairs Governing Body meeting of SMVD Narayana Super-speciality Hospital

SRINAGAR: The 50th meeting of the Governing Body of Shri Mata Vaishno Devi (SMVD) Narayana Super-speciality Hospital Kakryal was held here under the Chairmanship of Advisor to Governor and Member Shrine Board, Finance and Audit Committee of the Hospital B. B. Vyas. The meeting was attended by Chief Executive Officer SMVD Shrine Board Dheeraj Gupta; Additional CEO […]