Pellet blind victim from South Kashmir booked under Public Safety Act

Pellet blind victim from South Kashmir booked under Public Safety Act

Pulwama: Authorities have booked a pellet victim under draconian Public Safety Act here in South Kashmir’s Pulwama district. Suhail Ahmed Trambo son of Muhammad Ashan, a resident of Muran Pulwama was arrested by Government Forces along with many youth some two weeks before and today he was booked under PSA and shifted to Kathua jail. Suhail […]

Municipal Polls-2018: CEO issues formal notification for Phase-I

Municipal Polls-2018: CEO issues formal notification for Phase-I

SRINAGAR: The Chief Electoral Officer, J&K Shaleen Kabar today issued formalnotification for the conduct of Phase-I of Municipal Polls-2018. The notification has been issued for Srinagar Municipal Corporation (ward No. 16-17 and 74), Municipal Committee Kupwara (1 to 13 wards), Municipal Committee Handwara (1 to 13 wards), Municipal Committee Bandipora (1 to 17 wards), Municipal Council Baramulla […]

SAC approves transfer of expenditure allocation to Fin Deptt

SAC approves transfer of expenditure allocation to Fin Deptt

SRINAGAR: In a significant decision, the State Administrative Council (SAC), which met here this evening under the chairmanship of Governor Satya Pal Malik approved transfer of expenditure allocation powers from the Planning to the Finance Department. Advisors to Governor, B B Vyas, K Vijay Kumar & Shri Khurshid Ahmad Ganai, Chief Secretary BVR Subrahmanyam and […]

Nursing students seek Guv’s intervention to release classmate

Srinagar: Nearly a hundred nursing students from various colleges of the Valley on Tuesday staged a demonstration in the capital city against the continued detention of their classmate who has been arrested on charges of aiding militants. GNS news agency reported that nearly a hundred nursing students of SK Institute of Medical Science (SKIMS), Soura, Government Medical College […]

No question of fielding proxy candidates: PDP

No question of fielding proxy candidates: PDP

Srinagar: Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) on Tuesday said that the party will not field any proxy candidate for the upcoming Panchayat and Municipal elections in the state, slated to be held from October 08, 2018. Talking to KNS news agency, PDP chief spokesperson, Rafi Ahmad Mir while reacting to the reports about proxy candidates said, “There was no […]

Dir Tourism interacts with US Embassy Vice Consul

Dir Tourism interacts with US Embassy Vice Consul

SRINAGAR: Director tourism Kashmir Tasaduq Jeelani today had an interaction with Vice Consul at US Embassy at New Delhi, Katrina Dix, to improve communication ties with the embassy, so that American nationals visiting the State can be helped quickly in case they face any problem.            The cooperation would include facilitating American nationals for any emergency including death, […]

JKGGC disposes off 78 grievances

JKGGC disposes off 78 grievances

SRINAGAR: Jammu & Kashmir Governor’s Grievance Cell (JKGGC) disposed off 78 complaints under five departments pertaining to Jammu division.           Project Director JKGGC, Inam-ul-Haq Siddiqui, convened a meeting to take stock of the complaints received by the Cell on Tuesday via video conferencing.           Nodal Officers from all the five departments viz., Chief Engineer I&FC Jammu, Director Agriculture Jammu, […]

GOC 14 Corps, DG BSF meets Governor

GOC 14 Corps, DG BSF meets Governor

SRINAGAR: Lt. Gen. Y.K. Joshi, GOC 14 Corps, met Governor Satya Pal Malik at the Raj Bhavan here today. Lt. Gen briefed Governor regarding the situation along the LoC and LAC which fall within the Area of Responsibility of this Corps. Governor held detailed discussion with Lt. Gen. regarding issues relating to connectivity and expansion […]