Veeri reviews implementation of CM’s commitments in Anantnag

Veeri reviews implementation of CM’s commitments in Anantnag

ANANTNAG: Minister for Revenue, Abdul Rehman Veeri, on Saturday reviewed the implementation of Chief Minister’s commitment in Anantnag. He reviewed the status of various public importance projects in different sectors including roads, buildings, school, agriculture, horticulture, education that has been committed by Chief Minister. He assured the officers that adequate funds would be released for […]

Adequate staff in schools, colleges priority: Bukhari

Adequate staff in schools, colleges priority: Bukhari

UDHAMPUR: The Minister for Education, Altaf Bukhari on Saturday said that provision for adequate faculty in colleges has been flagged as priority by the state government. “Chief Minister has issued clear directions that no school or college be made to suffer due to shortage of staff and the department has speeded up the process for […]

101 ReTs regularised in Kashmir

101 ReTs regularised in Kashmir

Record number of 2000 RETs regularized since May 2017: Itoo SRINAGAR: Director School Education Kashmir, G N Itoo on Saturday issued regularization orders of 101 Rehbar-e-Taleem teachers. “On the instructions of the Government to expedite the regularization cases, the number of ReTs regularized in Kashmir division since May this year has reached a record number […]

Knee replacement becomes easy with ‘no error technique’

SRINAGAR: Renowned joint replacement surgeon, Dr Ranjit Singh, from Fortis Escorts Hospital Amritsar, has made knee replacement easy with his innovative no error technique. Recently, he carried a very challenging knee surgery on a patient who had a fractured knee. Jaswant Singh, who is a resident of Akhnoor, had lost all hopes to get his […]

Power shutdown

SRINAGAR: According to the Power Controller, Kashmir Province, PDD Srinagar, in order to carry out stringing of 400 KV LILO between dead-end-AP1 line inn and AP1-2 line out, power supply from receiving station Doderhama, Lar, and Tulmulla shall remain affected on Dec 27 and 31 from 11 am to 5 pm.

After spending Rs 3 crore, govt abandons Budgam bus stand

After spending Rs 3 crore, govt abandons Budgam bus stand

Project still highlighted as “achievement” in official document SADAF SHABIR BUDGAM: After spending more than Rs 3 crore over the last 23 years on the construction of a bus stand in Budgam, the government has finally abandoned the project, saying it was not “feasible”. Budgam’s Assistant Regional Transport Officer (ARTO), Mubashir Jan, told Kashmir Reader […]

Police arrest burglar gang in Baramulla

Police arrest burglar gang in Baramulla

Srinagar: Baramulla police on Friday said they arrested four persons involved in a dacoity case and recovered looted property worth lacs from them. The Police spokesperson in a statement said two residents of Singhpora Baramulla lodged a complaint with police that four unknown masked persons armed with knives/swords barged into their houses and held them […]

SDA removes illegal constructions, FIR lodged

SDA removes illegal constructions, FIR lodged

Sonamarag: The enforcement wing of Sonamarg Development Authority (SDA) Friday conducted a demolition drive in the area and removed encroachments from the tourist resort in pursuance of high court orders. Officials said a demolition team comprising of officials from SDA and police demolished unauthorized construction works which were erected in violation of the rules of […]

Combined exam for 5th, 6th sem undergraduate courses in June: Bukhari

Combined exam for 5th, 6th sem undergraduate courses in June: Bukhari

JAMMU: The Government has asked the Kashmir University to hold combined examination for fifth and sixth semester for under graduate courses in June 2018. The decision was taken in a meeting chaired by Minister for Education Syed Mohammad Altaf Bukhari and attended by Principal Secretary Higher Education, Dr Asgar Samoon and other officers here. It […]