Secy Social Welfare reviews progress of Marriage Assistance Scheme

SRINAGAR : Secretary Social Welfare, Dr Farooq Ahmad Lone Friday reviewed the progress on implementation of the State Marriage Assistance Scheme (SMAS). Under this welfare initiative state government provides financial assistance of Rs 25000 and cost of 5 gm Gold to those marriageable girls whose families are facing dire financial constraints. The meeting was informed […]

DC Budgam takes stock of Muharram procession arrangements

BUDGAM: Deputy Commissioner Budgam, Dr Syed Sehrish Asgar, supervised the arrangements put in place by the district administration early morning on Friday to ensure the smooth conduct of Muharram processions in Budgam. Accompanied by SSP Budgam and other district officers, she took stock of all the arrangements including security, traffic management, health facilities and sanitation […]

CWC Jammu reunites lost boy with his parents

JAMMU: A missing boy has been reunited with his family due to the efforts of district Child Welfare Committee (CWC) and using Aadhar Biometric details. Deputy Commissioner Jammu, Ramesh Kumar in the presence of CWC and officers handed over the boy to his parents, here on Friday. Giving out the details of the case, Chairperson, […]

Naat, Qiraat competition held in Ramban

RAMBAN: As part of the “Khelo India” initiative, the District Administration Ramban Friday organized inter-school “Naat and Qiraat” recitation competition here at Government Higher Secondary School (GHSS), Khari. Saima Ashraf student of class 11th of GHSS Khari was adjudged overall best while SamreenaBanoo – class 12th student of GHSS Mahooand Ishrat Hassan class 9th student […]

United 21 interact with biz community

United 21 interact with biz community

SRINAGAR: The United 21 Panel of contesting candidates for the Executive Committee of Kashmir Chamber of Commerce and Industry held an informal interaction with prominent members of the business community and the civil society here on Thursday. A large number of members of the Kashmir Chamber of Commerce and Industry were present on the occasion. […]

Srinagar Automotive Pvt Ltd launches ‘all-new’ Renault Kwid

Srinagar Automotive Pvt Ltd launches ‘all-new’ Renault Kwid

SRINAGAR: Srinagar Automotive Private Limited, an authorised dealership of Renault India, organised the launch event of the All-New Feature Loaded Kwid at their Showroom Lasjan Byepass Srinagar. On this occasion, the Regional Head Deepak Riana, ASM Karan Sood, and customers were present. Overall it was a very good experience for all of us and the […]

J&K Grameen Bank hands over PMJJBY claim to nominee in Mandli, Kathua

J&K Grameen Bank hands over PMJJBY claim to nominee in Mandli, Kathua

KATHUA: Financial Inclusion & Insurance Department (FIID), J&K Grameen is conducting a state-wide campaign regarding social security schemes including PMSBY & PMJJBY wherein people are insured at a nominal premium of Rs 12 and Rs 330, respectively. Most of the beneficiaries belong to unorganised sector including factory workers, hawkers and rural agricultural labourers, etc. After […]

Get vaccinated against seasonal flu, urges DAK

Srinagar: Doctors Association Kashmir (DAK) on Friday urged the people of state to get vaccinated against seasonal flu and said quadrivalent influenza vaccine containing H3N2, H1N1 and two B viruses is recommended. “Flu is a respiratory disease which manifests with cough, fever, sore throat, runny nose and body ache. Vaccination is the single best defense […]

Blood donation camp held at IIM Jammu

Jammu: The blood donation camp was organized on Friday at Indian Institute of Management, Jammu in association with Indian Red Cross Society. “Dr. T R Raina, vice president, National Chapter of ISBTI on the occasion enlightened the students on the myths and benefits of blood donation,” the statement said. A demonstration of relaxing techniques was […]