PDP-BJP government left state in ruins: Omar

PDP-BJP government left state in ruins: Omar

Srinagar: National Conference Vice President Omar Abdullah on Monday said the previous PDP BJP government devastated Jammu and Kashmir and left it in ruins. According to a statement issued here, while addressing party functionaries and workers at Turtuk and Bogdang, Leh, Omar Abdullah said the previous Government did nothing to alleviate the suffering of the […]

NCโ€™s CWC endorses core group decision on Municipal, Panchayat elections

NCโ€™s CWC endorses core group decision on Municipal, Panchayat elections

Srinagar: National Conference Central Working Committee (CWC) started its two day long marathon meeting in Srinagar with full endorsement of the partyโ€™s core group decision for boycotting municipal and panchayat elections and most of the members blamed the government for showing its desperateness in issuing a notification for panchayat polls which could have been issued […]

11 ICDS officials suspended for unauthorized absence

11 ICDS officials suspended for unauthorized absence

SRINAGAR: State Mission Director Integrated Child Development Services (ICDS), J&K, today conducted a surprise inspection of ICDS projects in Narbal and Singpora. During the inspection, 11 officials of the projects were found absent and not performing their field duties properly and were placed under suspension with immediate effect. It was also observed that monitoring of […]

Police Naka party attacked in central Kashmir, no one injured

Police Naka party attacked in central Kashmir, no one injured

Srinagar: A naka party of Jammu and Kashmir police was attacked by militants travelling in a car in the central Kashmir district of Ganderbal lateย Sundayย night, official sources said. They said militants travelling in a car resorted to indiscriminate firing with automatic weapons from a distance towards a police naka party at Gadoora, Ganderbal late last […]

Assault on Kashmiri student in Mohali: Students continue their protest

Mohali: Kashmiri students continued to protest inside a college in Mohalli Punjab demanding arrest of culprits who assaulted a Kashmiri student a few days back. Over 200 Kashmiri students assembled in the premises of Adesh Institute of Technology and Management in Mohalli, demanding action against the assailants who attacked a newly Kashmiri entrant inside the […]

Five militants killed in Sumlar Bandipora gunfight are locals: Hizbul Mujhadeen

Five militants killed in Sumlar Bandipora gunfight are locals: Hizbul Mujhadeen

Bandipora: Militant outfit Hizbul Mujhadeen Monday claimed that five militants killed in Sumlar Bandipora encounter are not foreigners but locals. At least five militants were killed in a two day long gun battle in Sumlar area of North Kashmirโ€™s Bandipora district. Army had already said that slain militants were non-locals. Hizb Operational Spokesperson Burhanuddin told […]

Advisor Kumar, CS visit central Kashmir districts of Budgam, Srinagar

Advisor Kumar, CS visit central Kashmir districts of Budgam, Srinagar

SRINAGAR: Continuing the public outreach programme, Advisor K Vijay Kumar accompanied by Chief Secretary BVR Subrahmanyam today listened to public grievances at Srinagar and Budgam. The public delegations apprised them of the developmental needs of their respective areas and sought early redressal. Divisional Commissioner Kashmir, Baseer Ahmad Khan, DIG Central Kashmir V K Birdi, Deputy […]

Measles-Rubella campaign launched in Srinagar

Measles-Rubella campaign launched in Srinagar

SRINAGAR: Director Family Welfare, MCH and Immunization Dr Samir Mattoo and Additional District Development Commissioner Mehraj-ud-Din today jointly inaugurated Measles-Rubella immunization campaign from specially-abled children at Abhinandan home in Solina. Dr Mattoo said the administration was keen to cover entire 37, 72,960 children population within the age group of 9 months to 15 years in […]