Budgam without a slaughter house for 20 years

Budgam without a slaughter house for 20 years

Sadaf Shabir Budgam: Notwithstanding newest policies of the government on food safety, the people in Budgam have been deprived of quality mutton due to lack of a slaughter house for almost two decades. The non-availability of abattoir has led butchers to slaughter animals at their choicest places, especially within the confines of their homes. Gulam […]

Anti-PDD protests in CM’s hometown, highway blocked

Anti-PDD protests in CM’s hometown, highway blocked

Bijbehara: Hundreds of people in Bijbehara town of Anantnag district on Thursday blocked the Srinagar-Jammu national highway against the pathetic power supply in the town. The protesting people alleged that they were not getting even a few hours of uninterrupted power supply for over two months now. “Despite being one of the first metered areas […]

Team constituted for demarcation of encroached land at Zoonimar, Sadrabal: Hanjura

Team constituted for demarcation of encroached land at Zoonimar, Sadrabal: Hanjura

JAMMU: Minister for agriculture production, Ghulam Nabi Lone Hanjura on Thursday informed the house that a team of officers under the supervision of Assistant Commissioner, Revenue Srinagar has been constituted for on spot demarcation of allegedly encroached land in twin villages of Zoonimar and Sadrabal. The Minister was replying to a ‘Calling Attention Notice’ moved […]

Encroachments removed in Ganderbal

Encroachments removed in Ganderbal

GANDERBAL: On the directions of deputy commissioner Ganderbal Dr Piyush Singla, a team of Irrigation and Flood Control division officials in Ganderbal conducted anti-encroachment drive on Thursday. The team was headed by Assistant Executive Engineer, Nazir Ahmad. During the drive, scores of trees were removed which were encroaching on land in and around the Baba […]

Hajin protests, demand degree college

Hajin protests, demand degree college

BANDIPORA: Traders federation Hajin on Thursday took out a protest march demanding Degree College in their area. The protesters led by their president Mushtaq Ahmad Parray assembled at main market Hajin carrying posters displaying “college Hamara Haq Hai, Hajin Ko College do”. Talking to Kashmir Reader Parray said that the college is their right. “The […]

Govt taking stern action against violators of Master Plan in Gulmarg, Sonamarg: Priya Sethi

Govt taking stern action against violators of Master Plan in Gulmarg, Sonamarg: Priya Sethi

Srinagar: Minister of State for Tourism, Priya Sethi, while replying to a question of legislator Zaffar Iqbal Manhas, informed the legislative council that the government was taking stern action as per law against the violators of Master Plan in Gulmarg, Sonamarg and Pahalgam. Giving details, the Minister informed that Pahalgam Development Authority has demolished 15 […]

Govt mulling outsourcing of mid-day meal scheme: Bukhari

Govt mulling outsourcing of mid-day meal scheme: Bukhari

JAMMU: Minister for School Education Syed Mohammad Altaf Bukhari Thursday informed Legislative Assembly that Government is actively considering outsourcing of the mid-day meal scheme to some NGO. The Minister further informed that the department has taken up the issue with the General Administration Department to exempt them (teachersI from election and other duties to avoid […]

Sensitizing, safeguarding women rights is priority of govt: Mahjoor

Sensitizing, safeguarding women rights is priority of govt: Mahjoor

KATHUA: While reiterating Governments commitment to ensure women empowerment in the State, especially in rural and far-flung areas Chairperson Jammu and Kashmir State Commission for Women, Nayeema Ahmad Mahjoor emphasized the need of raising awareness among females about various legal provisions and safeguards provided to them under the constitution. The J&K State Commission for Women […]

Delhi’s ‘vicious plans’ biting dust, says Lashkar

Delhi’s ‘vicious plans’ biting dust, says Lashkar

SRINAGAR: Reacting over the Indian army chief Gen Bipin Rawat’s statements on Kashmir, the Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT) chief Mehmood Shah on Thursday said for the last 70 years, Indian “vicious plots” are biting the dust. A Lashkar spokesperson Dr Abdullah Ghaznavi in a statement issued to a local news agency GNS quoted the outfit chief as […]

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