J&K Bank lays foundation for office complex in Jammu

J&K Bank lays foundation for office complex in Jammu

Srinagar: J&K Bank Chairman and CEO Mushtaq Ahmad on Saturday laid the foundation stone for the J&K Bank Office Complex at Railhead Panama Chowk Jammu. He said that the expansion of bank’s presence across the state for the last few years needs a matching increase in the bank’s human resource and infrastructural capacities. “We are […]

CCI urges Guv to mitigate people’s problems

Jammu: The Chamber of Commerce and Industry (CCI) here has urged Jammu and Kashmir Governor N N Vohra to take steps to mitigate people’s problems by redefining sloganeering and easing issuance of state subject certificates to locals. CCI has submitted a memorandum to the Governor, who is currently heading the state administration, in which it […]

Kisan Mela held at Ganderbal

GANDERBAL: Deputy Commissioner Ganderbal, Showkat Aijaz Bhat on Saturday inaugurated a Kisan/ Machinery mela organised by the Department of Horticulture. He also distributed subsidy share on machinery worth Rs 10.00 lacs among the beneficiaries. Speaking on the occasion Deputy Commissioner  stressed upon the  department to reinforce their activities  to achieve the envisaged goals under various […]

Farmers tour organised under MIDH

SRINAGAR:  A group of 60 progressive farmers from  Anantnag, Kulgam, Pulwama and Shopian were  send on exposure visit outside the State under MIDH (Mission on Integrated Development of Horticulture). The farmers shall be visiting National Dairy Research Institute Karnal (NDR), Indo-Israel Vegetable Project Karnal, IARI, Regional Research Station Cereals/Vegetable Karnal and other research stations and […]

Resham Krishi Mela organised at Sunderbani

RAJOURI: Regional Sericulture Research Station Central Board, Jammu in collaboration with Sericulture Development Department J&K organised a Resham Krishi Mela at Sunderbani, Rajouri today. MLA, Nowshera, Ravinder Raina was the chief guest on the occasion while SDM, Sunderbani, Kartar Singh was the guest of honor. Speaking on the occasion,  Raina appealed the  cocoon growers to […]

JKBOA calls for probe into banking irregularities

SRINAGAR: The Jammu and  Kashmir Bank Officers’ Association on Saturday called for a Central Bureau of Investigation  and Serious Frauds Investigation Office probe  under monitoring by Supreme Court of India to unearth the real  beneficiaries and facilitators of ‘public loot’ so responsibility can be fixed and culprits are brought to justice. In a statement issued […]

CAPD recovers Rs 84,400 as fine from erring traders

SRINAGAR:  The Enforcement squad of Consumer Affairs and Public Distribution department headed by Assistant Director Enforcement conducted  market check of various areas of Srinagar city on Saturday. During market checking 1460 business establishments were inspected and a penal sum of Rs. 87,400 was collected as fine from 125 erring shopkeepers for violation of the provisions […]

JK seeks Central Silk Board’s support for boosting sericulture sector

JK seeks Central Silk Board’s support for boosting sericulture sector

JAMMU: The State government on Friday asked the Central Silk Board (CSB) to formulate comprehensive projects in Public Private Partnership (PPP) mode for the development of sericulture sector in Jammu and Kashmir. Commissioner Secretary, Agriculture Production Department Mohammad Ashraf Bukhari while chairing State Level Sericulture Coordination Committee meeting here called for promoting quality mulberry leaf […]

SVC asks forest dept to ensure transparent e-tendering in J&K

SVC asks forest dept to ensure transparent e-tendering in J&K

Jammu: The State vigilance Commission (SVC) today directed the Department of Forest to implement a transparent system for e-tendering, particularly for projects involving over Rs one lakh in Jammu and Kashmir. The Principal Secretary in Department of Forest has been directed to implement orders issued by the government and the instructions by the Commission regarding […]