ECI issues advisory to political parties

ECI issues advisory to political parties

JAMMU: The Election Commission of India Saturday issued an advisory to political parties asking them not to use photographs of any Defence personnel in their advertisements for the upcoming elections. In a communication to heads of all recognized National and State Political Parties, ECI stated that the Ministry of Defence has brought to the notes […]

Dr. Sreedharan appointed as Principal Advisor to Jammu and Srinagar Mass Rapid Transit Corporations

Dr. Sreedharan appointed as Principal Advisor to Jammu and Srinagar Mass Rapid Transit Corporations

JAMMU: Government today approved the appointment of Dr. Elattuvalapil Sreedharan, the β€œMetro Man” as the Principal Advisor to the two Mass Rapid Transit Corporations in the State. Β It may be recalled that the Government has recently approved setting up of two Mass Rapid Transit Corporations in the State, namely the Jammu Mass Rapid Transit Corporation […]

Pulse polio immunization program held across Kashmir

Pulse polio immunization program held across Kashmir

SRINAGAR: The first phase of Intensified Pulse Polio Immunization (IPPI) Programme was today held across Kashmir during which thousands of children under the age of 5 years were administered anti-polio vaccine to protect them against the crippling disease. At Anantnag, the Deputy Commissioner Anantnag, Khalid Jehangir inaugurated IPPI programme at Maternity and Child Care Hospital […]

ECI announcement disappointed J&K people, Tarigami

ECI announcement disappointed J&K people, Tarigami

Srinagar: The Communist Party of India (M) senior leader Mohammad Yousuf Tarigami on Sunday said the announcement of Election Commission of India (ECI) that Assembly polls would not be held in Jammu and Kashmir with Parliament polls has disappointed the people of the state in general. This was done despite that almost all the political […]

By not holding assembly polls PM Modi confess his failure: Omar

By not holding assembly polls PM Modi confess his failure: Omar

Srinagar: Vice President of the National Conference (NC) Omar Abdullah on Sunday alleged that by not holding Assembly polls in the Jammu and Kashmir, Prime minister Naredra Modi has confessed his failure on a global stage. Reacting to Chief Election Commissioner (CEC)’s announcement that Assembly elections in the state would not be held alongwith the […]

Not holding Assembly poll confirms sinister designs of GoI, allege Mehbooba

Not holding Assembly poll confirms sinister designs of GoI, allege Mehbooba

Srinagar: Alleging that not holding Assembly elections alongwith Parliament polls in Jammu and Kashmir confirms sinister design of Government of India (GoI), president of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Mehbooba Mufti on Sunday evening said it is a tactic of buying time to disempower people by pushing an agenda that suits their ulterior motives. Reacting […]

No Assembly elections in J& K for now: CEC

No Assembly elections in J& K for now: CEC

New Delhi: The Election Commission on Sunday announced that Assembly elections to Jammu and Kashmir will not be held now and the militancy-hit state will elect four of its members of Lok Sabha in multiple phases. ”Keeping in totality of views, the Commission has decided has decided to announce the schedule only for the Parliamentary […]

EC’s order will end BJP’s tax prayer funded campaign, Omar, glad by decision, Mehbooba

EC’s order will end BJP’s tax prayer funded campaign, Omar, glad by decision, Mehbooba

Srinagar: Reacting to Election Commission of India (ECI) directive to political parties to keep armed forces out of political campaign, two former chief ministers of Jammu and Kashmir Omar Abdullah and Mehbooba Mufti said they are glad as the order will end BJP’s tax prayers funded campaign. However, Omar, vice president of National Conference (NC) […]