Ensure people don’t face power woes during winters: CS to PDD

SRINAGAR: Chief Secretary BVR Subrahmanyam Monday directed the Power Development Department (PDD) to ensure that there is no power problem in Kashmir and winter zone of Jammu during the winters. He said there are clear instructions from the Governor that the consumers shouldn’t be put to any inconvenience because of unscheduled power cuts during the […]

Dulloo reviews progress of work on AIIMS, Medical Colleges

SRINAGAR: Principal Secretary Health and Medical Education Department, Atal Dulloo Monday chaired the maiden meeting of High-Level Committee to review the progress of work on AIIMS and five new medical colleges in the State. The meeting was attended by Chairman SSB, Chief Engineer R&B, MD JKPCC, Deputy Commissioner Pulwama, Development Commissioner Power Development Department, MD […]

Vehicle loaded with illicit timber seized

SRINAGAR: A government spokesperson said that a team of forest officials acting on a specific input seized one load carrier bearing registration No. JK019A-1861 where in one deodar green tree illicitly felled by unknown smugglers was being loaded. The smugglers on seeing the forest team escaped from the scene taking advantage of darkness and left […]

Shortlist for assistant storekeeper-cum-clerk posts issued

SRINAGAR: J&K Services Selection Board (JKSSB) Monday notified the result/provisional shortlist for the posts of Assistant Storekeeper-cum-Clerk in the Food, Civil Supplies & Consumer Affairs (FCS&CA) Department, Divisional Cadre Kashmir. The written examination for these posts was conducted on 12 May 2018. “Schedule for counseling and document verification of the candidates shall be notified separately,” […]

MP Laway, VC SMVDU, others call on Governor

SRINAGAR: Member of Parliament, Nazir Ahmad Laway, called on Governor Satya Pal Malik at Raj Bhavan on Monday. Laway informed the Governor about his assessment and suggestions in regard to dealing with several important issues relating to the obtaining situation in the State. The spokesperson also said that Zafar Iqbal Manhas, MLC extending his warm […]

Awareness camp under Swachh Bharat Mission held at Budgam

SRINAGAR: Rural Development Department on Monday held awareness-cum-felicitation programme at Sheikh-ul-Alam hall in Budgam. The function was presided over by the Secretary Rural Development and Panchayati Raj, Sheetal Nanda. District Development Commissioner Budgam Dr Syed Sehrish Asgar, Director Rural Development Qazi Sarwar, Director Rural Sanitation J&K Indu Chib, ADDC Budgam Khurshid Ahmad Sanai, ACD Budgam […]

DDC Kulgam reviews arrangements for Urs of Hazrat Mir Syed Ali Simnani (RA)

SRINAGAR: District Development Commissioner Kulgam, Dr Shamim Ahmad Wani on Monday chaired a meeting to take stock of the arrangements made for smooth conduct of annual Urs of Hazrat Mir Syed Ali Simnani (RA). The meeting was attended by ADDC, Exens of PDD R&B, EO of MC, ARTO and other district and sectoral officers besides […]

Dir Tourism highlights JK’s tourism potential in Moscow

Dir Tourism highlights JK’s tourism potential in Moscow

SRINAGAR: Director Tourism Kashmir, Tasaduq Jeelani highlighted the potential of J&K tourism at travel and tourism shows in Moscow, which was organised by Ministry of Tourism, GoI. Thousands of the travel agents from different parts of the world, including India, participated in the tourism shows held at Moscow on Monday and another travel show on […]