Power Supply: Officials

Power Supply: Officials

Srinagar: Snowfall since early Monday morning affected power supply in many areas in Kashmir Valley even as authorities said that the restoration work was going on and expressed optimism about early restoration. “Due to heavy snowfall, electric supply to many areas of Kashmir Valley got disrupted. The load of the whole valley dipped below 850 […]

Ladakh Safeguard Demands: Hundreds join Wangchuk on final day hunger strike

Ladakh Safeguard Demands: Hundreds join Wangchuk on final day hunger strike

Leh: Hundreds of people on Monday joined education reformist Sonam Wangchuk on the final day of his five-day hunger strike here in support of the demand for various safeguards for Ladakh, including extension of the Sixth Schedule of the Constitution to the Union territory. Prominent among those who joined Wangchuk, an engineer whose life inspired […]

What You Call Kashmiriyat, I Call That Thinking My Home: Rahul

What You Call Kashmiriyat, I Call That Thinking My Home: Rahul

Srinagar: “What you call Kashmiriyat, I call that thinking my home”, Congress leader Rahul Gandhi said here on Monday, asserting he continued his march in the Valley despite being advised against it as he is not afraid. He said the BJP top brass would never undertake a walkathon like the Bharat Jodo Yatra in Jammu […]

BJY not for winning polls but to counter hate: Cong chief

BJY not for winning polls but to counter hate: Cong chief

Srinagar: Congress president Mallikarjun Kharge on Monday said the Rahul Gandhi-led Bharat Jodo Yatra was not aimed at winning elections but to counter the hate spread by the BJP and the RSS in the country. Addressing a rally to mark the culmination of the Bharat Jodo Yatra, amid heavy snowfall, Kharge said Gandhi was determined […]

See ‘Ray Of Hope’ In Rahul: Mehbooba, Omar

See ‘Ray Of Hope’ In Rahul: Mehbooba, Omar

Srinagar: Several Opposition leaders on Monday hailed Rahul Gandhi’s leadership, calling him a “ray of hope”, and someone who has emerged to “save the country”. In a show of opposition strength and unity, leaders of several national and regional parties braved snowfall and bone-chilling cold to share the stage with Congress leaders at a rally […]

Quality Grievance Disposal Our Prime Objective: LG

Quality Grievance Disposal Our Prime Objective: LG

Jammu: Lieutenant Governor Manoj Sinha interacted with the people and heard their grievances during “LG’s Mulaqaat- Live Public Grievance Hearing” at Civil Secretariat. The Lt Governor appraised the action taken on the grievances of the applicants by the concerned Administrative Secretaries, Deputy Commissioners and other senior officers. “Our prime objective is quality grievance disposal, constant […]

CCTV Surveillance System To Help Curb Crime Rate: DGP

CCTV Surveillance System To Help Curb Crime Rate: DGP

Jammu, Jan 30 Director General of Police J&K Dilbag Singh chaired a high level meeting to review the project status of implementation of UT wide CCTV Surveillance System across Jammu and Kashmir at Police Headquarters here on Monday. Speaking on the occasion, the DGP said that the aim of implementation of CCTV Surveillance System across […]

Inter-deptt deputation of employees: Govt Devises Policy

Inter-deptt deputation of employees: Govt Devises Policy

Srinagar, Jan 30: The Jammu and Kashmir government Monday devised a policy for effective utilization of manpower here by the means of inter-departmental deputation of employees based on their technical and professional qualifications. The government said that the move was aimed to utilize the under-utilized services from a large pool of skilled employees in the […]

4 JKAS Officers Shifted; S Shahnawaz Posted RTO Kashmir

4 JKAS Officers Shifted; S Shahnawaz Posted RTO Kashmir

Srinagar: The government on Monday ordered transfer of four JKAS officers with one of them, Syed Shahnawaz, Assistant Commissioner, State Taxes, Enforcement (North), Baramulla, Kashmir, posted as Regional Transport Officer, Kashmir. According to separate orders, Sajid Yehaya Naqash, JKAS, Regional Transport officer, Kashmir, has been transferred and has been asked to await further orders of […]

Protest against eviction drive rocks Jammu

Protest against eviction drive rocks Jammu

Jammu: Scores of people staged a protest in Sunjwan-Bathindi on the city’s outskirts against the Jammu and Kashmir administration’s ongoing anti-encroachment drive to retrieve “illegally occupied” land. The authorities have served public notices to violators in the area and ordered them to remove illegal constructions within seven days. Carrying Tricolours, the protesters, including women and […]