Mehbooba meets Modi, discusses development projects

Mehbooba meets Modi, discusses development projects

New Delhi: Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti on Wednesday met Prime Minister Narendra Modi and discussed with him several issues related to Jammu and Kashmir. She requested the prime minister to expedite flood-protection work and dredging in river Jhelum as envisioned in the Prime Minister’s Development Plan. She also asked for speeding of work on the […]

CM stresses on timely completion of development works

CM stresses on timely completion of development works

JAMMU: Chief Minister, Mehbooba Mufti today asked the executing agencies to pace up the work on developmental projects and ensure compliance of completion deadlines even as she expressed satisfaction over many of the mega projects in core infrastructure following the completion timeline. The CM was reviewing the progress on many of the mega developmental projects […]

Basharat gives up before Mehbooba

Basharat gives up before Mehbooba

Srinagar: The political crisis that erupted after the resignation of two PDP ministers is subsiding as one of the disgruntled ministers rejoined the cabinet on Monday. Basharat Bukhari, who lost his revenue and rehabilitation portfolio in PDP-BJP government’s maiden cabinet rejig, assumed the charge of horticulture ministry in the afternoon. However, Information, youth services and […]

CM asks officials to harness solar, wind power in big way

CM asks officials to harness solar, wind power in big way

Jammu: Chief minister Mehbooba Mufti asked the Science & Technology (S&T) Department to undertake harnessing of solar energy in a big way to supplement the energy requirements of the State. Chairing a review meeting of Jammu and Kashmir Energy Development Agency (JAKEDA) and Science & Technology Innovation Council here today, the Chief Minister said Jammu […]

CM sees off first AirAsia flight

CM sees off first AirAsia flight

SRINAGAR: Low cost airline carrier AirAsia started its operations here from Sunday with the launch of its morning and evening flights daily between Delhi and Srinagar. The inaugural flight from New Delhi was received by the Chief Minister, Mehbooba Mufti at the Srinagar International Airport at 10 am. Another flight to New Delhi was also […]

Pandit exodus hit quality education in Kashmir: CM

Pandit exodus hit quality education in Kashmir: CM

Srinagar: Chief minister Mehbooba Mufti said on Saturday that education in the valley has suffered immensely because of the exodus of Kashmiri Pandits. Stating that quality education in Kashmir remained a “far-fetched dream” after the Pandits left the valley, Mufti said migrant Pandits invested their skills and expertise in Jammu that naturally progressed. “For centuries […]

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