Dheeraj Gupta calls for expediting PM SVANidhi registrations

Sets Deadline for 100% ground implementation JAMMU: Principal Secretary, Housing & Urban Development Department, Dheeraj Gupta, convened a meeting to discuss developments regarding PM SVANidhi Scheme here today. During the meeting, Principal Secretary issued strict directions for swift uploading of offline applications into online mode as well as for overall ramping up of registrations. He […]

Rs 1.5 lakh fine recovered from petrol pumps, shopkeepers at Srinagar

SRINAGAR: A team of enforcement wing of FCS&CA, Srinagar led by Deputy Director, Mohammed Akbar Bhat has realised a fine of Rs. 1.5 lac as fine from petrol/diesel pumps, shopkeepers and mutton sellers during inspection for violating different provisions of Food Safety and Standards Act. During inspection, the Deputy Director reviewed the compliance of instructions […]

President FCIK calls on Chairman PCB

JAMMU: President, FCIK, Shahid Kamili called on Chairman, JK Pollution Control Board, Suresh Chugh today to discuss various issues with regard to pollution control and development of industries and trade in the Union Territory of J&K. He projected issues with regard to consent mechanism, Air and Water Pollution and the problems being faced by the […]

Vice Chancellor, SKUAST-Jammu asks scientist to take up farmer-oriented research

JAMMU: Prof. J.P. Sharma, Vice Chancellor, SK University of Agricultural Sciences & Technology of Jammu (SKUAST-J), today said that techniques and technologies developed by the Faculty must reach to the farming communities. He was interacting with the Scientists of the Faculty of Veterinary Sciences & Animal Husbandry, R.S. Pura under ‘Interaction Meet’ programme. He was […]

DDC Shopian reviews progress under District Capex Budget, B2V Projects

SHOPIAN: The District Development Commissioner (DDC) Shopian, Choudhry Mohammad Yasin today convened a meeting of concerned officers to review progress achieved under Capex Budget and Back to Village (B2V) programmes here. On the occasion, DDC reviewed physical and financial achievements of R&B, PHE, KPDCL, Education Department, Health, RDD, Youth Services & Sports, Sheep Husbandry and […]

Market checking intensified at Shopian, FIRs lodged against erring traders

SHOPIAN: On the directions of District Development Commissioner Shopian, Choudhary Mohammad Yasin, a team of enforcement wing of FCS&CA led by Assistant Director, Riyaz Ahmad today conducted an inspection of various markets of the district and booked 8 cases against the erring traders for violation of Act. During the checking a fine/composition of Rs 1700 […]

Rs 74,000 fine imposed on erring traders at Budgam

BUDGAM: Additional Deputy Commissioner (ADC) Budgam, who is also the Adjudicating Officer today imposed a fine of Rs 74,000 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 […]

Farmers meeting held at Maloora

SRINAGAR: The Department of Agriculture today organised Farmers meting at Maloora, Srinagar to reach out to the farmers to take appraisal of their grievances for accurate and on ground assessment and redressal of the same. The Darbar was inaugurated by Director Agriculture Kashmir, Chowdhary Mohammad Iqbal. Speaking on the occasion, the Director appreciated the farmers […]

Agriculture Department assures availability , monitoring of quality Pesticides

Helpline for farmers of Kashmir Valley to be restored : Director Agriculture Kashmir Srinagar: Director Agriculture Kashmir Chowdhary Muhammad Iqbal who is also the Controller of Insecticides J&K convened a meeting to review the quality supply and availability of Pesticides in the UT of Jammu and Kashmir for upcoming agriculture season today. Director Law Enforcement […]

Home Minister Amit Shah launches Single Window Clearance Portal of Ministry of Coal

New Delhi: The Ministry of Coal today launched Single Window Clearance Portal, a unified platform that facilitates grant of clearances and approvals required for starting a coal mine in India. Union Home Minister Amit Shah launched the portal in presence of Union Minister of Coal & Mines Pralhad Joshi in an event organized in New […]