DC Srinagar holds interactive meeting with lumberdars, chowkidars

Deputy Commissioner Srinagar, Dr. Farooq Ahmad Lone, today convened an interactive meeting with lumberdars and chowkidars of the district. Additional Deputy Commissioners, Assistant Commissioner, Revenue, and all Tehsildars of Srinagar were also present in the meeting. The DC sought feedback from lumberdars and chowkidars on various issues, including developmental activities, law & order, various welfare […]

DG Prisons visits Central Jail

S.K Mishra Director General of Police, Prisons Department Jammu & Kashmir Tuesday visited Central Jail Srinagar to review the security and management of Central Jail Srinagar. On arrival the DGP was given the guard of honor by the jail personnel’s and subsequently inspected inside/outside the jail premises. The DGP was accompanied by Staff Officer and […]

Alochi Bagh-Barzulla Bailey bridge opening soon: Govt

Divisional Commissioner Kashmir, Baseer Ahmad Khan, today conducted an extensive tour of the Srinagar City to take stock of the ongoing anti-encroachment drive. Accompanied by Deputy Commissioner Srinagar, Dr. Farooq Ahmad Lone, SP Traffic, SP East, officers of R&B, SMC and Fire & Emergency, among other officials, the Div Com inspected Lal Chowk, Regal Chowk, […]

Minister reviews functioning of PDD

Minister of State for Power Development, Syed Farooq Ahmad Andrabi, today chaired a meeting here to review functioning of the Power Development Department (PDD). Development Commissioner Power, Chief Engineer (EM & RE), Chief Engineer (Projects), Superintendent Engineers, Executive Engineers, and other concerned attended the meeting. During the meeting, the Minister was briefed about progress of […]

Minister reviews functioning of SMC

  Minister of State for Housing & Urban Development, Social Welfare, Health & Medical Education today reviewed  functioning of the Srinagar Municipal Corporation (SMC) and called for effective drainage system for the Srinagar City. During the meeting, the Minister took stock of various ongoing works being undertaken by the Corporation. She also reviewed the steps […]

Deputations meet CM, put up demands

Deputations from several areas of Kashmir Valley met the Chief Minister, Mehbooba Mufti here today and sought resolution of the issues confronting them. A deputation of Ziyarat Committee, Hazrat Syed sahib (RA), Sonwar demanded completion of all renovation works at the shrine and the mosque besides early completion of ablution spots. They also sought resolution […]

Class work for 9th, 10th to resume in SP School: DC

After MP higher secondary school, the district administration Srinagar Tuesday decided to resume partial class work at SP Higher Secondary School from Wednesday. Deputy Commissioner (DC) Srinagar, Farooq Ahmad Lone said that “the teaching work for class 9th and 10th will resume in SP higher secondary from Wednesday, while it would continue to remain suspended […]

DGP, IGP, senior police officers visits slain policemen’s residences 

  Director General of Jammu and Kashmir Police Dr. S.P Vaid visited the the slain cops home at Zakoora Srinagar today, a police spokesman said.    The DGP was accompanied by Inspector General of Police, Kashmir Zone, SJM Gillani, SSP Srinagar, Imtiaz Ismail Parray and other senior police officers of the city. Ishafiq Ahmad Hajam son […]

CD imparts training to 400 NCC Cadets

Civil Defence Srinagar today imparted Disaster Preparedness training to over 400 NCC Cadets at Rangret Srinagar, a statement issued here said. Hands-on training was imparted by CD trainers Javed and Ghulam Nabi. During the session Director Disaster Management J&K, Aamir Ali interacted with the cadets and gave them instructions on safety measures. The programme was […]

Evicted last year, street vendors relocated in SRTC yard once again

Barely ten months after their forcible evictions from the SRTC yard here, authorities on Tuesday relocated the street vendors of Lal Chowk at the same spot.                                             However, the vendors have sought assurance from authorities to ensure that they would not be forcefully evicted again in future. “Srinagar Municipal Corporation authorities informed us that we can […]