CM has taken up issue of rising airfares during peak season with concerned agencies: Fin Min

CM has taken up issue of rising airfares during peak season with concerned agencies: Fin Min

KCCI delegation presented memorandum SRINAGAR: Minister for Finance Altaf Bukhari Friday said that the government shares the concern of the people regarding the high airfares during the peak tourism season in Kashmir. Bukharisaid this while interacting with the delegation of Kashmir Chamber of Commerce and Industry (KCCI) who called on the minister to discuss issues […]

Lays foundation of commercial taxes office in Srinagar

Lays foundation of commercial taxes office in Srinagar

SRINAGAR: Minister for Finance, Labour and Employment Altaf Bukhari Friday laid foundation stone of commercial tax office complex at Solina Srinagar. The five storey building will come up at the cost of Rs 35.75 crore and JK Projects Construction Corporation Limited will execute the project while Creations Architects Engineers and Planners prepared the design for […]

Despite govt takeover National School Srinagar ‘isolated’

Despite govt takeover National School Srinagar ‘isolated’

Teachers without pay for two years IRSHAD KHAN SRINAGAR: More than four months into the government taking over the historic National School at Karan Nagar, the institution has ironically been more isolated than mainstreamed. The school premises had been turned over for the use of four other schools to function from after the 2014 floods. […]

Bukhari for release of 50% budget for procurement of ration

Bukhari for release of 50% budget for procurement of ration

SRINAGAR: Minister for Finance, Labour and Employment Syed Mohammad Altaf Bukhari on Tuesday directed to release 50 percent budget to the department of Food, Civil Supplies and Consumer Affairs (FCS&CA) for the procurement of ration for consumers of the state. The minister passed this direction in a meeting chaired by him to review the budget […]

FM chairs meeting to review refund of GST

FM chairs meeting to review refund of GST

SRINAGAR: To review the refund process of GST, Minister for Finance, Labour and Employment Syed Mohammad Altaf Bukhari on Thursday chaired a meeting here. The meeting was attended by Principal Secretary Finance, Naveen Kumar Chaudhary, President Federation of Chamber of Industries Kashmir (FCIK), Mohammad Ashraf Mir, FCIJ Lalit Mahajan and other representatives of business fraternity. […]

Altaf Bukhari inspects sections of Finance Deptt

Altaf Bukhari inspects sections of Finance Deptt

SRINAGAR: Minister of Finance, Labour and Employment Syed Muhammad Altaf Bukhari on Monday visited different sections of Finance Departments and interacted with the employees in the civil secretariat here. He sought the cooperation of the employees for smooth functioning of the Finance Department and urged them to work with Zeal and Zest. Finance Minister also […]

Demands of clerical cadre genuine: Fin Min

Demands of clerical cadre genuine: Fin Min

Assures to resolve the issue at an earliest SRINAGAR: Minister for Finance, Education, Labour and Employment Syed Muhammad Altaf Bukhari on Sunday said the demands of clerical cadre are genuine and shall be resolved at an earliest. According to an official statement, the minister chaired a meeting with representatives of clerical cadre in which all […]

Barring 102, ban on all coaching centres in Kashmir

SRINAGAR: 90 days ban on coaching centres will continue except 102 coaching centres in Srinagar, Anantnag, Pulwama, Shopian, Baramulla, Budgam and Kupwara. This was stated by Director School Education Kashmir Dr G N Itoo after a meeting held here on Wednesday. Director School Education Kashmir has issued a formal order in which these 102 coaching […]

No abnormal deterioration in situation: Bukhari

No abnormal deterioration in situation: Bukhari

Jammu: The situation in Kashmir valley has “not deteriorated abnormally”, and has been “like that” for 30 years, Finance Minister Altaf Bukhari said Saturday. Bukhari was reacting to a question about challenges faced due to the prevailing law and order situation, as he visited the civil secretariat to oversee the Durbar move arrangement. “The situation […]

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