Abdullahs known for doublespeak: PDP

Abdullahs known for doublespeak: PDP

Srinagar: Senior PDP leader and cabinet minister Naeem Akhtar told media persons on Friday that the National Conference and the Congress were the main reasons why Jammu and Kashmir was in a mess. “The alliance has always brought miseries to the people. History is testimony to the fact that the coalition of these two parties […]

Mahjoor Nagar bridge to be completed by Eid:Naeem

Mahjoor Nagar bridge to be completed by Eid:Naeem

SRINAGAR: Minister for Public Works, Naeem Akhtar, today conducted an extensive tour of Srinagar city to take stock of progress on various ongoing core developmental projects and set deadline for each of the works for their time bound completion. Accompanied by DC Srinagar, Chief Engineers of R&B and PMGSY, MD JKPCCC, and other concerned officials […]

‘Stop creating concrete monsters, build aesthetic structures’

‘Stop creating concrete monsters, build aesthetic structures’

JAMMU: Minister for Public Works, Naeem Akhtar on Sunday stressed upon the officials to avoid containerization of the State, saying that ‘signature structures’ with architectural value must come up within time-bound framework. “Stop creating concrete monsters, build aesthetic structures,” he told the engineers. Speaking to the officers at a detailed review meeting of PWD here, […]

Akhtar reviews facilities at Sheikhpora Pandit Colony

Akhtar reviews facilities at Sheikhpora Pandit Colony

SRINAGAR: Minister for Public Works, Naeem Akhtar visited Pandit Colony in Sheikhpora, Budgam on Monday to review facilities ahead of Mahashivratri festival.   During the visit, the minister reviewed status of under-construction additional blocks of the residential colony there. He was briefed that 96 new flats are under construction at a cost of Rs 30 crore. […]

Resignations follow cabinet reshuffle

Resignations follow cabinet reshuffle

Srinagar: Hours after the cabinet reshuffle, two PDP ministers resigned from the government on Friday. Senior ministers Basharat Bukhari and Imran Ansari resigned soon after MLA Amira Kadal Altaf Bukhari was inducted to the cabinet. Bukhari was divested of his revenue, relief and rehabilitation portfolio and was assigned horticulture, which many claim miffed him. “I […]

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