NC is people’s party: Mustafa Kamaal

SRINAGAR: People from all three regions of the State – Jammu, Kashmir and Ladakh – can never forget the role National Conference (NC) party played in their emancipation and all round development and progress over the last seven decades, Sheikh Mustafa Kamaal, Additional General Secretary NC has said. While addressing public meetings at Kathua Proper […]

‘Congress, PDP, BJP workers in Banihal join NC’

SRINAGAR: Hundreds of prominent workers of Congress, BJP and PDP of Banihal on Monday joined National Conference and pledged to work for carrying forward its policies and programmes besides serving the people, NC said in a statement. Welcoming the new entrants into the party fold, during a daylong convention held at Ramsoo in Banihal assembly […]

Div Com Jmu, others meet Governor

Jammu: Divisional Commissioner Jammu Sanjeev Verma, former ministers Hakeem Yaseen and Abdul Gani Kohli, Deputy Mayor JMC met Governor Satya Pal Malik at the Raj Bhavan here on Monday. According to a statement, Verma briefed Governor about the arrangements made for the R-Day celebrations and various other matters of administrative importance. Former minister, Hakeem Yaseen […]

DC reviews preparedness to make DH Bandipora operational

BANDIPORA: Deputy Commissioner Bandipora, Dr Shahid Iqbal Choudhary on Monday visited the under construction District Hospital Bandipora and reviewed the preparedness to make the hospital partially operational by the first week of February this year. Choudhary said that the hundred bedded hospital is being constructed at the cost of Rs 28.25 crore out of which […]

Advisor Sharma for speedy implementation of SUDA schemes

JAMMU: Advisor to Governor Kewal Kumar Sharma on Monday directed officers to ensure speedy implementation of the various programmes being implemented by State Urban Development Agency (SUDA) maintaining that these have an immense potential of ensuring job creations and also providing the necessary skill trainings to the youth of the state. He said this while […]

Bhat urges admin to resolve KVK issue amicably

SRINAGAR: Former legislator Nizamuddin Bhat on Monday urged Bandipora district administration to resolve the KVK dispute amicably and stop harassing locals of Putushai village. In a statement, Bhat said KVK is for the benefit of the public and they should not be harassed and pitched against the administration as it is an anti-people act which […]

7 gamblers arrested in north Kashmir

SRINAGAR: Following a credible input about gambling activities, police in north Kashmir areas have arrested seven gamblers, a police official said on Monday. “Three persons were arrested following a credible input about gambling activities in Hajin area of Bandipora. The persons were identified as Tariq Ahmad Parray son of M Sikander Parray, Ajaz Ahmad Dar […]

Samoon reviews status of 20th Livestock Census in JK

Samoon reviews status of 20th Livestock Census in JK

JAMMU: Principal Secretary Animal, Sheep Husbandry and Fisheries Departments, Asgar Hassan Samoon, Monday reviewed the progress made on the ongoing 20th Livestock Census in the State. The meeting was attended by Director Animal and Sheep husbandry Kashmir/ Jammu, Director Finance, Animal and Sheep husbandry, besides other senior officers. Chief Animal Husbandry Officers of various districts […]

JK cooperative societies bag NCDC awards

JK cooperative societies bag NCDC awards

JAMMU: National Cooperative Development Corporation (NCDC) today conferred awards upon two Cooperative Societies of the J&K State for their excellent performance in the Cooperative sector. The distribution of awards to the Primary Agriculture Cooperative Societies selected by the NCDC was made by Secretary Cooperative and Tribal Affairs Departments, Abdul Majid Bhat in presence of Registrar […]