Parsa’s opens at IUST Awantipora campus

AWANTIPORA: Parsa’s, valley’s fastest growing and award winning food chain opened its fifth outlet at Islamic University of Science and Technology (IUST) here on Tuesday. The outlet was inaugurated in presence of all the franchisee owners of brand Parsa’s. The franchisee is run by two brothers Saadat and Junaid Rafiqi who have recently completed their […]

AG inaugurates National Pension Adalat in Sgr

SRINAGAR: With an aim to resolve the grievances of the pensioners, Accountant General (AG), Shourjo Chatterjee on Tuesday inaugurated National Pension Adalat (NPA). According to an official handout, the AG said that NPA is a part of good governance and that efforts were on to minimise the hardships of the pensioners. He said “the department […]

J&K Grameen Bank conducts 56 ‘Swachhta Hi Seva’ progs under SBM

SRINAGAR: To mark the 4th anniversary of Swachh Bharat Mission (SWM), Financial Inclusion and Insurance Department of J&K Grameen Bank in collaboration with NABARD conducted 56 ‘Swachhata Hi Seva’ programmes across the state in various villages of districts Jammu, Rajouri, Poonch, Kathua, Samba, Bandipora, Baramulla and Kupwara. Expressing appreciation towards the bank staff for making […]

ADC Budgam imposes Rs 1.75 lakh fine on traders for violating food safety standards

BUDGAM: Adjudicating Officer, Additional Deputy Commissioner Budgam Khurshid Ahmad Shah on Tuesday imposed a fine of Rs 1,75,000 on various food outlet owners, shopkeepers, traders and wholesale dealers for violating the food safety standards in the district. The fine was imposed on the erring traders, during the proceeding of cases of various blocks of district […]

NABARD promotes DEDS, GoI schemes in Kup

KUPWARA: National Bank for Agriculture and Rural Development (NABARD) on Tuesday organised a sensitisation programme on Dairy Entrepreneurship Development Scheme (DEDS) and other GoI schemes promoted by NABARD as a nodal agency in district Kupwara. Additional District Development Commissioner Kupwara, Mohammad Yusuf Mir in his address advised animal, sheep husbandry departments to provide all support […]