Parliament’s Budget Session begins Wednesday; Last of Present Lok Sabha

New Delhi:  The Budget Session of Parliament, the last of the present Lok Sabha, begins on Wednesday with an address by President Droupadi Murmu to a joint sitting, as the government sought cooperation of opposition parties to ensure the proceedings run smoothly. All eyes will be on the President’s address and the interim budget Finance […]

DC Srinagar reviews physical/financial progress under R&B and allied sectors

Asks Officers to work with a vision of development, ensure timely completion of all projects with strict adherence to quality standards SRINAGAR:- To review the physical and financial progress of ongoing works taken up under R&B Sector in the District during financial year 2023-24, a meeting was held under the Chairmanship of Deputy Commissioner(DC) Srinagar, […]

Gujjar United Forum felicitates community youth for excelling in UPSC, SI exams

JAMMU: The Gujjar United Forum Jammu today organised a grand felicitation function to honour the community youth for excelling in UPSC and sub inspector exams. Led by Forum President, Saleem Choudhary, the event witnessed presence of dignitaries from the Gujjar community. Secretary Tribal Affairs, Shiv Anant Tayal, graced the occasion as chief guest,  The event […]

Power shutdown

JAMMU: Chief Engineer (Distribution) JPDCL Jammu has informed that the power supply to Vaishno Devi Bhawan, PHE Dhansar, Serward and adjoining areas will remain affected on January 31 and February 01, 02 from 9 am to 2 pm. Similarly, the power supply to Bantalab, Nardani, Bhalwal, Thathar, Swarn Vihar, Radio Station Bantalab, CRPF, Thathar, Nardani, […]

Labour Commissioner reviews health insurance measures for workers, their dependents under ESI scheme

JAMMU: Labour Commissioner, J&K Charandeep Singh Tuesday chaired a meeting of Jammu and Kashmir Employees State Insurance Society (JKESIS) to review the healthcare benefits being extended to workers covered under the Employees’ State Insurance (ESI) scheme of Government of India. Regional Director, ESIC, State Medical Officer ESIC, Administrative Medical Officer (AMO) JKESIS, Chief Accounts Officer […]

Secretary CAD reviews functioning of Subsidized Helicopter Service in J&K

JAMMU: Secretary, Civil Aviation Department (CAD), Mohammad Aijaz Asad, today chaired a meeting to review functioning of Subsidized Helicopter Service in Jammu and Kashmir. Secretary, while addressing the meeting, exhorted upon all the officers to put in best efforts ensuring that the purpose of facilitating the public with affordable and accessible means of transportation is […]

Secretary RDD wraps up meetings on MGNREGA Convergence and AAP in Kashmir

SRINAGAR: Secretary, Rural Development Department (RDD) and Panchayati Raj, Dr Shahid Iqbal Choudhary on Tuesday concluded a series of meetings with Assistant Commissioner Development (ACDs) of the Kashmir division. The focus was on discussing convergence with line departments for creation of public assets, finalization of Labour Budget for the fiscal year 2024-25 and formulating an […]

Secretary Health reviews progress on Cancer Institute Jammu; Asks officers to work in double shifts for speedy completion

JAMMU: Secretary, Health and Medical Education, Dr. Syed Abid Rasheed Shah, today reviewed progress on construction of State Cancer Institute Jammu besides discussing roadmap for establishing the state of art services for cancer patients. Principal Government Medical College, Jammu, gave a detailed overview of functioning of SCI Jammu covering different aspects like manpower availability, status […]

Principal Secretary inaugurates JKAACL’s first ever Rashtriya Dogri Kavi Sammelan

JAMMU: Jammu and Kashmir Academy of Art, Culture and Languages (JKAACL) today organised Rashtriya Dogri Kavi Sammelan at Abhinav Theatre to commemorate celebration of 75th Republic Day. This is for the first time in the history of Jammu and Kashmir that Rashtriya Dogri Kavi Sammelan is being organised by JKAACL under the directions of Lieutenant […]