I&C minister inaugurates SSI under MSME

SAMBA: Minister for Industries and Commerce, Chander Parkash Ganga, today inaugurated a Small Scale Industrial (SSI) undertaking under MSME. Member of Parliament, Shamsheer Singh Manhas, Deputy CEO KVIB, Santosh Saraf, District Officer KVIB, Paramjeet Singh among others were present on the occasion. The Minister, while addressing the gathering on the occasion, said that Micro, Small […]

Rains wash hopes of a bumper cherry crop

Rains wash hopes of a bumper cherry crop

Shopian: Fresh rains for the last two days have washed away hopes of a bumper cherry crop in southern Kashmir. Orchadists from Shopian told Kashmir Reader that they were expecting a bumper crop this year but continuous rains took a heavy toll. “This year I had expected to harvest 1500 boxes of cherry but when […]

FCA India opens pre-bookings for the Jeep Compass in Srinagar

FCA India opens pre-bookings for the Jeep Compass in Srinagar

SRINAGAR: Fiat Chrysler Automobiles (FCA) India Wednesday announced the opening of pre-bookings for its Made in India Jeep Compass in Srinagar. To pre-book the Sports Utility Vehicle (SUV), interested customers can either log in to the company’s official website www.jeep-india.com or visit ARG Automobiles Pvt. Ltd., Goripora, Sanat nagar, Byepass Srinagar and place a pre-booking […]

ICICI Prudential Life launches Heart / Cancer Protect

ICICI Prudential Life launches Heart / Cancer Protect

SRINAGAR: ICICI Prudential Life launched ICICI Pru Heart / Cancer Protect. The unique feature of this product is that it pays part of the insurance cover amount to the customer on diagnosis of a heart ailment or cancer. Thus, the customer gets the necessary financial support and freedom to choose the best available treatment to […]

‘Word of mouth publicity suitable medium for propagating welfare schemes’

‘Word of mouth publicity suitable medium for propagating welfare schemes’

SRINAGAR: Minister of State for Health and Medical Education, Housing and Urban Development, and Social Welfare Asiea Naqash Wednesday stressed on wide awareness of workers welfare schemes for the benefit of the labour class. She was speaking at awareness cum cheque distribution function organized by the Office of Assistant Labour Commissioner here. While lauding the […]

Principal Secy APD reviews implementation of ‘State Extension Work Plan’

Principal Secy APD reviews implementation of ‘State Extension Work Plan’

SRINAGAR: Principal Secretary Agriculture Production Department (APD), Sandeep Kumar Nayak Wednesday chaired a meeting of Inter Departmental Working Group of ‘Sub Mission on Agriculture Extensions’ (SMAE) to review the implementation of the State Extension Work Plan for 2016-17. The meeting also approved the State Extension Work Plan (SEWP) for the year 2017-18. While appreciating the […]

FCS&CA conducts market checking, recovers Rs 41300 fine

FCS&CA conducts market checking, recovers Rs 41300 fine

SRINAGAR: The enforcement squad of FCS&CA department conducted extensive market checking at various areas in the Srinagar city over the course of last week, recovering a fine of Rs 41,300. The team led by Deputy Director (Enf) conducted inspections at Hawal, Badamwari, Hazratbal, Lal Bazar, Bagi Ali Mardan, Dalgate, Boulevard, Shivpora, Zero Bridge, Raj Bagh, […]