Dwivedi assumes charge of General Administration Department

JAMMU: Commissioner Secretary to Government, Manoj Kumar Dwivedi Wednesday assumed the charge as Commissioner Secretary General Administration Department (GAD) at Civil Secretariat, here. In his maiden interaction with the officers of the GAD, Mr Dwivedi reviewed the urgent and priority issues and called for working with zeal and dedication. He appreciated contribution of Dr. Farooq […]

Div Com Jammu reviews security scenario, work on bunkers in Hiranagar

KATHUA: Divisional Commissioner, Sanjeev Verma today visited border tehsil Hiranagar and inspected the progress on under construction border bunkers and security arrangements put in place along the IB in view of Amaranth Yatra. Divisional Commissioner was apprised by the Inspector General of BSF N.S Jamwal about the security arrangements put in place to thwart any […]

J&KSLSA conducts Online Talk & Commemoration Programme on National Doctors’ Day

JAMMU: National Doctors’ Day was observed by J&K SLSA Wednesday, in conjunction with the theme of the day “Lessen the mortality of COVID-19”, under the guidance of Chief Justice Gita Mittal, Patron-in-Chief J&K SLSA and supervision of Justice Rajesh Bindal, Executive Chairman, J&K SLSA. The day was commemorated by J&K SLSA by organizing an Online […]

Work on R&B projects in full swing in Kulgam district

KULGAM: Public Works (R&B) division Kulgam has asked all executing agencies to increase men and machinery on all ongoing projects to ensure timely completion of all projects of R&B department under implementation in the district. The aim is to make most of the remaining working season affected due to covid-19 outbreak and the lockdown imposed […]

72 percent Covid-19 deaths in Kashmir are men: DAK

72 percent Covid-19 deaths in Kashmir are men: DAK

Srinagar: Doctors Association Kashmir (DAK) on Tuesday said the novel coronavirus is killing more men than women in Kashmir valley. “More men are dying from Covid-19 than women,” said DAK President and influenza expert Dr Nisar ul Hassan. “Nearly 72 percent of those who died from Covid infection in the valley were men while women […]

JKSDM online program on stress management during crisis

Renowned Psychiatrist Dr Arshad Hussain interacts with participants

JKSDM online program on stress management during crisis

Srinagar: As part of its Covid-19 special training program, today, J&K Skill Development Mission (JKSDM) organized an online program on the topic “Stress Management During Crisis. Renowned Psychiatrist, Professor and Head of the Department, IMHANS, GMC, Srinagar Dr. Arshad Hussain was the resource person of the program in which he stressed on the importance of […]

DC Baramulla asks police to lodge FIR against three hotels for violating SOPs

DC Baramulla asks police to lodge FIR against three hotels for violating SOPs

BARAMULLA: Deputy commissioner (DC) Baramulla who is also district magistrate has directed police to register FIR against the three hotels in Baramulla town who violated the lockdown orders. Under order number DMB/2844-45 dated on 29-06-2020, the DC directed superintendent of police Baramulla to lodge FIR against the three hotels including Hotel Dawat, Hotel Shahi Sakoon […]

Govt orders suspension of panchayat secretary for misappropriation of funds in Doda

Jammu: The Jammu and Kashmir administration on Monday ordered suspension of a panchayat secretary for alleged misappropriation of funds earmarked for the 14th Finance Commission in Doda district, officials said. The panchayat secretary was placed under suspension here by District Development Commissioner (DDC) Sagar Doifode till pending enquiry for ‘misappropriation’ of grant earmarked for the […]

CUK conducts webinar on ‘Life and contribution of Prof Nadeem’

Ganderbal: Central University of Kashmir (CUK) Tuesday conducted a webinar on ‘A Tribute to Professor N.A. Nadeem’ at Tulmullah Campus, here. The opening session was chaired by Prof. Mehraj-ud-Din Mir, Vice Chancellor, CUK. The webinar was attended by scores of reputed academicians, research scholars and students from different parts of the country. In his tribute […]

Man critical after being hits by a speedy vechile

Baramulla: A man recieved serious Injuries after being hits by a speedy vechile in Pattan area of Baramulla district on Tuesday. Local sources said a speedy truck hit with a man at main market Pathan and injured him critically. The local people shifted him to nearby hospital then refereed to SKIMS where his condition is […]