DDC assesses progress of development projects in Doda District

DODA: District Development Commissioner (DDC) Doda, Harvinder Singh today reviewed progress of work on development  schemes and mega projects taken up the Central Road Fund (CRF) and NABARD and being executed by PWD (R&B) division Doda. The meeting was attended by CPO Manesh Kumar, XEN PWD (R&B) division Doda, AEEs, AEs, JEs and members of […]

Final Randomization of Poll Staff held at Bandipora

BANDIPORA: The final Randomization for allotment of Polling Stations to Polling Staff was today held at Mini Secretariat Bandipora. The Randomization was conducted by District Election Officer (DEO) Bandipora, Shakeel ul Rehman under the supervision of General Observer for 1-Baramulla PC, Deependra Singh Kushwah. The Randomization was conducted to allot poll staff for the 312 […]

DDC Rajouri discusses annual action plan under PMKKKY

RAJOURI: In a significant step towards the holistic development of mining-affected areas, District Development Commissioner Rajouri Om Prakash Bhagat today presided over an important meeting to discuss the annual action plan under the Pradhan Mantri Khanij Kshetra Kalyan Yojana (PMKKKY). The objective of the PMKKKY scheme is to implement   developmental and welfare projects/programs in mining […]

Liquidation process of JAKFED assets starts in Poonch

POONCH: The District Committee, appointed under the chairmanship of Deputy Registrar Cooperative Societies, Vishal Deep Chandan, today conducted a first comprehensive assessment and survey of immovable and movable assets related to the erstwhile Jammu & Kashmir Cooperative Supply and Marketing Federation Ltd (JAKFED). The evaluation took place today at the JAKFED premises in Gundi, Tehsil […]

Jammu records season’s highest temp at 40.2, two degrees above normal

Jammu: Jammu city recorded a maximum temperature of 40.2 degrees Celsius, the season’s highest, the Meteorological Department officials said on Thursday. The mercury continued its upward trend across the Jammu region triggering heat wave conditions, they said. According to the officials, the day temperature in Jammu city was nearly two degrees above the season’s average […]

IAF expected to get first LCA Mark1A fighter by July

New Delhi [India]: In a significant development, the first LCA Mark 1A fighter aircraft is expected to be delivered to the Indian Air Force by Hindustan Aeronautics Limited by July this year. The aircraft was earlier expected to be delivered to the IAF in the February-March timeframe but a short delay happened due to technical […]

Amit Shah on two-day Srinagar visit, likely to chair security review meeting

Srinagar: Union Home Minister Amit Shah is on a two-day visit of Srinagar from Thursday during which he is likely to chair a security review meeting. Shah arrived at a Srinagar hotel where he is scheduled to meet local BJP leaders ahead of the remaining two phases of elections in Jammu and Kashmir. A local […]