Naidu warns Pak: ‘Recall what happened in 1971 war’

Naidu warns Pak: ‘Recall what happened in 1971 war’

New Delhi: NDA’s vice presidential nominee M Venkaiah Naidu on Sunday warned Pakistan against “aiding and abetting terror”, saying it should recall what happened in the 1971 Indo-Pak war when it faced a “humiliating defeat” and Bangladesh was born. He also charged Pakistan with using terror as an instrument of “state policy”. “Pakistan is mixing […]

Helicopter service launched on Srinagar-Kargil sector

Helicopter service launched on Srinagar-Kargil sector

KARGIL: Minister for Works, Naeem Akhtar Sunday launched maiden commercial helicopter service between Kargil and Srinagar for the locals and the tourists. Chairman Legislative Council Haji Anayat Ali, CEC LAHDC (Kargil) Kacho Ahmad Ali Khan, Vice Chairman KVIB Peerzada Mansoor Hussain, Director Tourism Kashmir, Mehmood Ahmad Shah and other senior officers of the district administration […]

Kargil adjudged ‘Best Destination’ for 2017 at OTM Mumbai

Kargil adjudged ‘Best Destination’ for 2017 at OTM Mumbai

SRINAGAR: Organisers of Outbound Travel Market (OTM), India’s largest travel trade show at Mumbai have adjudged Kargil as ‘Best Destination’ for this year and confirming ‘Award of Excellence’ on Kargil. Meanwhile, a the mega initiative has been undertaken by J&K Tourism Department in collaboration with LAHDC Kargil. The Tourism Department & LAHDC Kargil facilitated setting […]

Sham-e-Kargil organized by JK Tourism in Mumbai

Sham-e-Kargil organized by JK Tourism in Mumbai

MUMBAI: J&K Tourism Department Thursday organized an evening of interaction with various Maharashtra tourism associations and media. The evening titled as Shaam-e-Kargil focused on promoting unexplored destinations in J&K particularly, Kargil. Chairman J&K Legislative Council Haji Anayat Ali inaugurated the evening show in presence of CEC, LAHDC Kargil Haji Kachu Ahmed Ali Khan, Vice Chairman, […]

Kargil traders can file manual returns till internet restored

Kargil traders can file manual returns till internet restored

JAMMU: The traders of Kargil district can submit their returns manually till net connectivity in the area is restored.  The decision in this regard was taken in a meeting convened by Chairman Legislative Council, Haji Anayat Ali with the officers of the Commercial Taxes Department. Pertinently traders from Kargil had apprised Chairman Legislative Council that   […]

Education Minister calls for harnessing tourism potential of Kargil

Education Minister calls for harnessing tourism potential of Kargil

JAMMU: Minister for Education Naeem Akhtar Sunday called for tapping the diverse tourism potential of Kargil and Leh including adventure sports and mountaineering to give flip to the economy of the area. “Various initiatives have been taken to fully harness the tourism potential of Kargil and Leh and besides area-specific measures, the desert district is […]