K K Sharma assumes office as Advisor to Governor

K K Sharma assumes office as Advisor to Governor

JAMMU:ย Kewal Krishan Sharma,who has served as Chief Secretary of Delhi and Goa, today assumed office as 4thย Advisor to the Governor Satya Pal Malik. Governor already has three Advisors including B B Vyas, K Vijay Kumar and Khurshid Ahmad Ganai. Sharma, a 1983 batch AGMUT Cadre IAS officer, belongs to Billawar town of district Kathua. During […]

Snow Clearance work completed on Mughal Road

Snow Clearance work completed on Mughal Road

SHOPIAN: Snow clearance work was completed today on the historical Mughal road from both sides Shopian and Poonch, officials of the Mughal road division said. The officials said that road has been almost cleared from snow and the decision for throwing the road open for vehicular movement would be jointly taken by Deputy Commissioner Shopian […]

Kashmir reels under biting cold conditions, frequent power cuts add to woes of people

Kashmir reels under biting cold conditions, frequent power cuts add to woes of people

Srinagar: People continued to shiver as the maximum and minimum temperatures remained several degrees below normal in Kashmir valley, where frequent and unscheduled power cuts and exponential price rise of woolen clothes and essential commodities, including vegetables, have badly affected normal life. Majority of the places in the valley witnessed some improvement in the night […]

Army Commander Lt Gen Ranbir Singh visits Kishtwar, reviews security

Army Commander Lt Gen Ranbir Singh visits Kishtwar, reviews security

Jammu: Lt Gen Ranbir Singh, Army Commander, Northern Command, accompanied by the White Knight Corps Commander, Lt Gen Paramjit Singh on Thursday visited hinterland posts of Kishtwar and Suigarh sector to review the operational preparedness and the prevailing security situation. During the visit to the sectors, the Army Commander was briefed by the commanders on […]

Rath hits out at Kohli, asks him to keep his cricket patriotism to himself, ads contracts

Rath hits out at Kohli, asks him to keep his cricket patriotism to himself, ads contracts

Srinagar: Hitting out at Virat Kohli for his controversial โ€˜leave Indiaโ€™ comment in response to a cricket fan over his liking for English and Australian batsmen, Inspector General Police (IGP), Traffic, Basant Rath asked the India skipper to keep his cricket patriotism to himself and to his advertisement contracts. โ€œDear Virat Kohli, I love Javed […]

hideout busted in Shopian

hideout busted in Shopian

Srinagar:ย A joint team of Shopian Police and 23 Para today busted a hideout and unearthed an IED module in Ramnagri area of Shopian, police said. Incriminating materials including explosive devices and materials used for making IEDโ€™s were recovered from the hideout. Police has registered a case and further investigation in the instant matter is going […]

Anantnag police reunites missing boy with his family

Anantnag police reunites missing boy with his family

Srinagar:ย On 7th of August 2018, Kokernag police received a written complaint from Abdul Gani Dar son of Ghulam Hassan resident of Bindoo Kokernag where in he states that his son namely Mohammad Imran has gone missing from his native village, police said. On this information, a missing report was lodged and investigation was started. After […]

Ram Madhav arrives Srinagar, holds meetings with mayor, corporators of SMC

Ram Madhav arrives Srinagar, holds meetings with mayor, corporators of SMC

Srinagar: Two days after the election of Mayor and Deputy Mayor of Srinagar Municipal Corporation (SMC), the BJP National General Secretary Ram Madhav incharge J&K affairs arrived Srinagar Thursday morning and is meeting intending leaders at Hotel Taj Viventa on the high security Gupkar road in the outskirts of Srinagar. Sources while disclosing this to […]

Advisor Ganai takes stock of post-snowfall situation in Anantnag

Advisor Ganai takes stock of post-snowfall situation in Anantnag

ANANTNAG:ย Advisor to Governor Khurshid Ganai today reviewed the restoration of water, power supply, clearance of roads and supply of essentials commodities, like rice, atta, sugar, K. Oil & LPG in the district at a high-level meeting at Dak Bungalow Khannabal, Anantnag. The District Development Commissioner, Anantnag, Mohammad Younis Malik informed the Advisor about the restoration […]