Frequent suspension of class work affecting students

When student protests erupted in Srinagar on Monday, 24th April, district administration was quick to respond by suspending the class work in major institutions in Srinagar. Classwork in S P Higher Secondary and M P Higher Secondary School was suspended which still is continuing. After Monday, the district administration issued several orders of suspension of […]

Eight years on, ITI building still under construction

The construction of an Industrial Training Institute (ITI) in Zainakote area of Srinagar has not seen the light of the day. Even after the construction was approved in 2009 the civil works have not been completed. Pertinently, the ITI on the city outskirts was approved in 2009 under centrally sponsored scheme to decrease the congestion […]

Rajnath to inaugurate two-day 2nd meeting of NPDRR

The 2nd meeting of National Platform for Disaster Risk Reduction (NPDRR) will be held in New Delhi on May 15-16, 2017 on the theme ‘Disaster Risk Reduction for Sustainable Development: Making India Resilient by 2030’. The Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh will preside over the Inaugural Session on May 15, 2017 while the Minister of […]

DDC reviews status of developmental projects

District Development Commissioner Pulwama, Muneer-ul-Islam, today convened a meeting of all district and sectoral officers to review the progress in implementation of various developmental projects and schemes in the district. Additional Deputy Commissioner, Joint Director Planning, Assistant Commissioner Development, Assistant Commissioner Revenue, Executive Engineers from concerned departments, CEO, District and Sectoral officers were present in […]

Minister suggests better rural road connectivity for socio-economic transformation  

Minister for Rural Development Panchayati Raj, Law and Justice, Abdul Haq, today said that better road connectivity in rural areas is vital for socio-economic transformation of people. The Minister made these remarks during his tour of the Kupwara district during which he laid foundation stones of various developmental projects here today. During his visit to […]

DDC Rajouri initiates process for parking-lots, traffic regulation

Deputy Commissioner, Rajouri, Dr Shahid Iqbal Choudhary today convened a review meeting to discuss the issues related to development, socio-economic concerns and general problems faced by the people in the district The DC reviewed the status of essential services including Health, water supply, power, ration supply apart from performance of development departments. He asked the […]

Minister sanctions X-ray machine for PHC Moungri

Minister of State for Finance and Planning, Information Technology, Law & Parliamentary Affairs, Tribal Affairs, Relief and Rehabilitation, Labour & Employment Ajay Nanda today held a public meeting at Moungri and listened to the grievances of the local people.  District Development Commissioner, Niraj Kumar and the district officers of various departments were also present on […]

Minister visits PHC, asks doctors to work for welfare of patients

Minister for Industries and Commerce Chander Parkash Ganga today visited Primary Health Centre, Bari Khad and took stock of the medicare facilities being provided to the patients. Speaking on the occasion, the Minister called upon the medical fraternity to work with dedication so that precious lives are saved. He further asked them to maintain cleanliness […]

Dy CM stresses on better healthcare in rural hospitals

  Deputy Chief Minister, Dr Nirmal Singh today stressed on the need for improvement of healthcare in rural hospitals by consolidation of infrastructure and medical staff. “These hospitals are established to provide healthcare to rural population at their doorsteps but without proper infrastructure and medical staff these institutes cannot serve the desired purpose” Deputy CM […]

PDP-BJP combine neglecting remote areas, alleges NC

National Conference District President Ramban Sajjad Shaheen on Tuesday slammed PDP-BJP coalition for total neglect of remote areas, saying that due to governance deficit the peoples’ miseries are accumulating with each passing day. “Not only the remote areas are neglected but the facilities sanctioned for these places are shifted on political considerations,” Shaheen said while […]