Mehbooba wants Kargil tourism promoted as ‘separate package’

Mehbooba wants Kargil tourism promoted as ‘separate package’

SANKOO (KARGIL): Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti on Sunday called for promoting Kargil as a separate package in the tourism market. Addressing a well-attended public meeting here after laying the foundation of two road projects, the Chief Minister said nature had bestowed Kargil with unique features which ought to be sold as a separate package. She […]

Several deputations meet Mehbooba at Kargil

Several deputations meet Mehbooba at Kargil

KARGIL: Several deputations met the J&K Chief Minister, Mehbooba Mufti here on Sunday. The CM is on a three day visit to Ladakh region. The members of these deputations thanked the Chief Minister for getting the much awaited Zojila tunnel sanctioned by the Central Government. They also thanked Mehbooba Mufti for her announcement to augment […]

Kargil councillor rallies behind Article 35A

Kargil councillor rallies behind Article 35A

SAJJAD HUSSAIN Kargil: Chairman and Chief Executive Councillor from Kargil of the Ladakh Autonomous Hill Development Council (LAHDC), Kacho Ahmad Ali Khan on Tuesday called for the protection of Article 35A and Article 370 of the Indian Constitution. “As we heard about the news of the abrogation of Article 35A, I must say we must […]

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 […]