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Lt. Governor reviews status of Power Development Department and preparations for Global Investors' Summit

 

 

 

Jammu, Nov 14: Lt. Governor Girish Chandra Murmu reviewed the status of Power Development Department in a meeting held at the Raj Bhavan here this evening. Sh. BVR Subrahmanyam, Chief Secretary; Sh. Arun Kumar Mehta; Financial Commissioner, Finance; Sh. Bipul Pathak, Principal Secretary to Lt. Governor; Sh. Dheeraj Gupta, Principal Secretary, Housing and Urban Development Department; Sh. Hirdesh Kumar, Secretary JKPDD; were among those present in the meeting. Sh. Hirdesh Kumar gave a presentation on the power scenario of J&K and the road map formulated by the Department for ensuring its self sustainability including capacity

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Randhawa kick-starts blacktopping of road

Jammu, Nov 14: Former Member Legislative Council (MLC), Ch. Vikram Randhawa, today kick-started blacktopping of...

SMVD University Organizes Invited Talk of Prof. Varun Arya

Katra, Nov 14: The School of Languages & Literature (SoLL) organized a lecture by Prof....

Army celebrates Children’s day in Poonch & Rajouri

Jammu, Nov 14: With the aim to encourage children in nation building activities and enhancing...

NPP tributes to first PM, Pundit Nehru, Co-Founder of NAM & champion of disarmament

Jammu, Nov 14: Prof. Bhim Singh, Chief Patron of J&K National Panthers Party & Champion...

J&K GRAMEEN BANK ranked first among all RRBs across the country for FY 2018-19

Jammu, Nov 14: J&K Grameen Bank has pitched a top position in terms of achievement...

Kuldeep Raj Gupta meets LG Murmu, raises Paharis’ issues

Jammu, Nov 14: Pahari community’s issues were raised in a point wise manner with the...

World Diabetes Day observed across Doda District

Doda, Nov 14: On the eve of “World Diabetes Day” to be observed on 14...

Army organises awareness lecture on “Beti Bachao Beti Padhao”in Poonch

Jammu, Nov 13: With an aim to generate awareness about various welfare services meant for...

Revival of terrorism in Kishtwar requires thorough probe: Brig Gupta

Jammu, Nov 13: While appreciating the decision of the Home Ministry to hand over the...

JMC seals another Structure at Gandhi Nagar

Jammu, Nov 13: On the instructions of Commissioner, Jammu Municipal Corporation Jammu and under the...

BJP appointed president of three blocks of constituency Vijaypur

Vijaypur, Nov 13: A meeting of the District Samba BJP Committee was held under the...

Kavinder starts blacktopping work at Channi in Gandhi Nagar Constituency

Jammu, Nov 13: Former Deputy Chief Minister & senior BJP leader, Kavinder Gupta today started...

Militancy uprising

Category: Editorial

||| RAJNI SHARMA ||||

The militancy in the state, particularly in the Kashmir valley has shown an uprising since last few months. The security forces have acted tough against this increase and has also eliminated a good number of militants, operating in the valley.  About 200 militants are active in j& k at present. The security forces have carried outa large number of anti-militancy operations and have also eliminated a good number of militants during the operation all out. The government is not ready to compromise with its security and has given a free hand to the forces to carry out militancy operations. Even the BJP has pulled out from the coalition government in the state to deal with the militancy in an efficient manner. Now with the Governor rule, implemented in the state, an increase in the number of anti-terrorist  operations is definitely on the cards.The security forces will now have an upper hand during the operations due to increased intelligence inputs.

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ARMY PROVIDES FURNITURE TO GOVERNMENT MIDDLE SCHOOL, BEHROTE

Category: State

NIN NEWS SERVICE | Jammu, DEC. 26:

Government Middle School, Behrote is a small school having strength of 08 teachers and 80 students and is located in a remote area of Rajouri District.

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Political Solution of J & K and new challenges ahead

Category: State

     The Kashmiri leadership of all political parties off and on demands for a political solution of Jammu and Kashmir Problem, though their main thrust is for the Kashmir Valley. The Kashmiri leadership stresses upon having negotiations with the separatists, the main Kashmir based political parties and with Pakistan. On the occasion whenever any economic package is announced by the Government of India, the separatists and leaders of Kashmir based political parties customary say that the package announced does not meet the aspirations of the people of the Valley, what is required is a political solution for Jammu and Kashmir, to settle the Jammu and Kashmir issue once for all, by involving Pakistan and other stakeholders (Kashmiri leadership and  all sections of separatists) in the dialogue process, altogether ignoring the people of Jammu and Ladakh regions who are the major concerned parties. It happened this time also when Prime Minister, Nerender Modi announced the economic package of quite a big amount for the development of the state on the demand of the state government and the state leadership.

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Fresh security advisory issued in Kashmir ahead of PM Modi’s 2-day visit

Category: State

Srinagar, May 18

Even though the security forces are already on high alert in Kashmir, including summer capital, Srinagar, due to increase in militant activities, a fresh advisory has been issued to field commanders to keep a strict vigil to foil any attack during the two-day visit of Prime Minister Narendra Modi to the state from Saturday. Meanwhile, Director General of Border Security Force (BSF) K K Sharma told reports in Jammu on Wednesday that five infiltrators sneaked into Hiranagar sector probably through a tunnel on Sunday night and efforts are on to detect and neutralise them. Security forces have been deployed in strength in sensitive areas in the valley to maintain law and order and to prevent any militant attack.

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Editorial

  • TAPPING TOURISM

    RAJNI SHARMA                                                      After the creation of Union Territory of Jammu and Kashmir, tapping vast tourism potential of unexplored destinations and exploring the hidden beauty of various tourist spots in

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State

Randhawa kick-starts blacktopping of road

 

 

 

Jammu, Nov 14: Former Member Legislative Council (MLC), Ch. Vikram Randhawa, today kick-started blacktopping of a road at Apna Vihar Extension, Kunjwani in Gandhi Nagar assembly segment. While speaking on the occasion Randhawa said that it was the long pending demand of the people of the locality as the road was constructed more than a decade ago. He said that those who were elected legislators for two consecutive terms from Gandhi Nagar and occupied important positions in the government stands exposed with regard to their development model which they claimed.Randhawa further  said that the condition of the road was dilapidated and the locals were

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SMVD University Organizes Invited Talk of Prof. Varun Arya

 

 

 

Katra, Nov 14: The School of Languages & Literature (SoLL) organized a lecture by Prof. Varun Arya, Director & Founder, Aravali Institute of Management, Jodhpur, at Shri Mata Vaishno Devi University (SMVDU), Katra, on challenges and dilemmas of effective leadership. The lecture was attended by the students and

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Army celebrates Children’s day in Poonch & Rajouri

 

 

 

Jammu, Nov 14: With the aim to encourage children in nation building activities and enhancing their creativity skills, Army celebrated “Children's Day” in Poonch and Rajouri Districts to commemorate the birth anniversary of first Prime Minister “Pandit Jawaharlal Nehru”. The aim of the event was to pay tribute to the great leader and to focus on the overall development of the children of remote areas of

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NPP tributes to first PM, Pundit Nehru, Co-Founder of NAM & champion of disarmament

 

 

 

Jammu, Nov 14: Prof. Bhim Singh, Chief Patron of J&K National Panthers Party & Champion of Non-Aligned Movement & complete disarmament in the interest of world peace, progress and the humanity today while addressing a conference of the Non-Aligned Movement and the National Legal Aid Committee in New Delhi paid heavy tributes to Pt. Jawaharlal Nehru, the first Prime Minister of India on his birthday with a clear message to the people of India, leadership of the entire Non-Aligned Movement countries and to those who have yet to understand the meaning of world peace, complete disarmament and the necessity that forced many countries under the

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J&K GRAMEEN BANK ranked first among all RRBs across the country for FY 2018-19

 

 

 

Jammu, Nov 14:  J&K Grameen Bank has pitched a top position in terms of achievement of Rupay card transaction targets (POS and Ecom) as it has been ranked first from among the 56  RRBs across the country. As per the National Payments Corporation of India (NPCI) survey forthe last financial year 2018-19, Bank has achieved 94.95% target for POS /eCOM transactions. J&K Grameen Bank has been continuously engaging into latest digital services and bringing up the best digital products to its esteemed customers. J&K Grameen

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Kuldeep Raj Gupta meets LG Murmu, raises Paharis’ issues

 

 

 

Jammu, Nov 14: Pahari community’s issues were raised in a point wise manner with the new Lieutenant Governor of J&K Union Territory (UT), Girish Chandra Murmu by senior BJP leader & former MoS, Pahari Speaking Board, Kuldeep Raj Gupta at Jammu. Kuldeep Raj Gupta accompanied by BJP State Press Secretary Dr. Pardeep Mahotra disclosed this while addressing media persons at BJP headquarter, Trikuta Nagar, Jammu. Kuldeep Raj Gupta, reiterated his stand that Paharis are an intelligent and patriotic community that has always

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World Diabetes Day observed across Doda District

 

 

 

Doda, Nov 14: On the eve of “World Diabetes Day” to be observed on 14 November, a Diabetes awareness cum debate programme was held on Thursday at Block Hqr Ghat which was organized by Department of Health and Family Welfare Medical Block Ghat.   Block Medical Officer (BMO) Ghat Dr Mohammad Fareed Bhat was the Chief Guest while Medical Officer Dr Sheikh Shakir, BMEO NHM Ghat Mashhood Latif,  I/c NCD Ghat Zeeshan Tramboo, BAC Smt Nirmala Devi, Chairman Hussain Paramedical Institute Ghat Mudassir Wani,

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Army organises awareness lecture on “Beti Bachao Beti Padhao”in Poonch

 

 

 

Jammu, Nov 13: With an aim to generate awareness about various welfare services meant for girl child and women Army organised an awareness lecture on “Beti Bachao Beti Padhao” at Government High School, Chhajla in Poonch District.The event was organised to bring awareness among the members of society to include youth and school children about importance of girl child, their education and rights. The lecture elaborated on the abhorable condition of the women in our society, especially in remote areas inspite of the

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Revival of terrorism in Kishtwar requires thorough probe: Brig Gupta

 

 

 

Jammu, Nov 13: While appreciating the decision of the Home Ministry to hand over the investigation of cases of terrorist incidents in Kishtwar in the last one year to the NIA, Brig Anil Gupta, Spokesperson of Bharatiya Janata Party has demanded a thorough probe into the conspiracy of reviving terrorism in this area which was declared terror-free about a decade ago. The work done by JKP in bursting the over ground network and arresting a few of the active OGWs is laudable and speaks volumes of the professionalism and dedication of the force, said Brig Gupta. By handing over the case to NIA, it is now expected that all loopholes will be plugged and blanks filled

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