In 3 years, 159 children went missing in J&K

In 3 years, 159 children went missing in J&K

Jammu: As many as 162 children have gone missing in the past three years, government told the assembly on Friday, while ruling out the hand of the mafia. In 2014, 86 children went missing, 29 in 2015 and 47 in 2016, the government said. “No case of abduction by an organised mafia has been reported […]

Another shouting match, walkout in assembly

Another shouting match, walkout in assembly

Jammu: The opposition National Conference on Tuesday staged a walkout from the Legislative Assembly on the issue of power outage and lack of snow-clearing arrangements. Senior NC leader and legislative assembly member from Khanyar, Ali Mohammad Sagar raised the issue as soon as the question hour began. He asked the government to reveal what steps […]

Kashmir beats Jammu in unemployment!

Kashmir beats Jammu in unemployment!

Jammu: The state government on Tuesday admitted that the unemployment was the biggest challenge faced by the government with 58796 unemployed youth registered from Kashmir division as compared to 45781 youth registered in Jammu division. Replying to a question from National Conference legislator Mubarak Gul, the government revealed that in Srinagar district 5366 youth are […]

State-wide CCTV surveillance system project under consideration of GoI

State-wide CCTV surveillance system project under consideration of GoI

JAMMU: The Legislative Council was on Tuesday informed that all the major towns, police stations, police posts, National Highway (NH) and other important roads are proposed to be covered under the State-wide CCTV Surveillance System Project under PMDP for which a detailed proposal has been submitted to the Ministry of Home Affairs, Government of India […]

Govt: No reports of demonetisation impact on Kashmir uprising

Govt: No reports of demonetisation impact on Kashmir uprising

Srinagar: Contrary to the claims by top brass of ruling NDA regime in New Delhi, there are no reports with J&K government about the impact of demonetisation or use of fake currency on last year’s uprising in Kashmir valley, chief minister Mehbooba Mufti said on Monday. “No such reports have been received so far,” said […]