| Jammu News
|Bharti Foundation launches ‘Learning with Leaders’ series in Nagrota Constituency|
|Rana lauds effort to recognise leaders in educational field |
Jammu, April 27, (Scoop News)- Bharti Foundation, the philanthropic arm of Bharti Enterprises launched ‘Learning with Leaders,’seriestoday at Government Higher Secondary School, Dhansal, Jammu.
This initiative forms a critical part of the Foundation’s efforts to energise and recognise exceptional leaders in the field of education. Through “Learning with Leaders” the Foundation invites inspirational Educationiststo share their learning and expertise with not only the attending students and teachers but also the Bharti Foundation team. To launch the first of the series, Bharti Foundation invited Mr Vijay Kumar, Principal, Government Higher Secondary School, Dhansal, Jammu to address th...|
|Undertake community outreach engagements for rural development: Ganga to Students |
Jammu, April 27, (Scoop News)-Minister for Industries and Commerce, Chander Parkash Ganga while urging students to undertake community outreach engagements said it is essential to incorporate social responsibility among youth and encourage regular interactions with rural communities for their development.
The Minister said this during the valedictory function for 2-day workshop on ‘Transacting Students Engagement for Rural Community Development’ organized by Central University of Jammu in collaboration with National Council of Rural Institutes (NCRI), Hyderabad, Ministry of Human Resources Development, and Government of India.
Vice Chancellor, Central University of Jammu Prof Ashok Aima...|
| Koul chaired State working committee meeting of BJP ST Morcha|
Jammu, April 27, (Scoop News)-Today State Working Committee Meeting of BJP ST Morcha held at Party Headquarter Trikuta Nagar Jammu. The meeting was chaired by State General Secretary (Org.) Ashok Koul. Meeting was attended by State President BJP ST morcha Dr. Tahir Chowdhary, Member Parliament Jammu Poonch Lok Sabha Jubal Kishore Sharma, All Morcha Parbhari and VC JAKFED Munish Sharma, Ex MP & Senior BJP leader Ch Talib Hussain, State General Secretary ST Morcha and all State Office Bearers ST Morcha and Distt Presidents of BJP ST Morcha. While interacting with State Working Committee Members of ST Morcha Ashok Koul taken the report of morcha Committee in Distt and Mandal level to s...|
|Bali dedicates to people 33 health institutions via e-inauguration|
|Says strengthening health infra Govt’s top priority|
Jammu, April 27, (Scoop News)-Minister for Health & Medical Education, Bali Bhagat today dedicated 33 newly constructed health institutions to public in Jammu division in one go through e-inauguration.
At an impressive function held at Domana, near here, the Health Minister pushed the computer button and simultaneously inaugurated 33 health buildings constructed at an aggregated cost of Rs 28.51 crore.
Simultaneous arrangements were also made for physical inauguration of these buildings by the concerned MLAs and senior Officers under whose jurisdiction the buildings were constructed.
The MLAs who inaugurated the buildings in their respective areas included, Choudha...|
|Congress Condemns militant attack on army camp|
Jammu, April 27, (Scoop News)-JKPCC has strongly condemned the militant attack in Kupwara area on an army installation in which three army personal have been martyred while two militants have also been eliminated so far.
Expressing shock over the martyrdom of army personnel who laid down their lives for the nation, JKPCC chief spokesperson, Ravinder Sharma, has expressed serious concern over the worsening situation in the valley.
He also expressed grave concern and termed unfortunate the clashes between Army and civilians in which one person has been killed and some other injured, leading to escalation in the situation. Sharma said that repeated attacks on the a...|
|DGP reviews darbar move arrangements, law and order situation|
Jammu, April 26, (Scoop News)- Director General of Police, Dr. S.P Vaid today discussed overall security scenario in Jammu and Kashmir and reviewed arrangements put in place for smooth movement of Darbar Move from the winter capital to Srinagar.
In a video interaction with the senior officers of various wings of the police, the DGP stressed the need for area domination, especially along Srinagar Jammu National Highway for the security of Srinagar based employees moving from Jammu on April 29 and 30. Similarly the Jammu based employees would move towards the summer capital on May 6 and May 7, 2017.
Dr Vaid called for synergized mechanism to ensure safe and hassle f...|
|PM chairs PRAGATI meet|
Jammu, April 26, (Scoop News)- The Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday chaired the 18th interaction through PRAGATI, the Information and communications technology (ICT) based multi-modal platform for Pro-Active Governance and Timely Implementation.
Chief Secretary J&K, B R Sharma also participated in the video conference.
The Prime Minister reviewed the progress of vital infrastructure projects in the railway, road and power sectors, spread over several states
While taking a review of the progress in handling and redressal of grievances related to the Railways the Prime Minister stressed on making the system more accountable .He also asked the Railways to work on feasibility of ...|
|J&K seems to be last priority for Centre: Rana|
|Blames PDP-BJP for perpetrating unrest|
Jammu,April 26, (Scoop News)-National Conference Provincial President Mr Devender Singh Rana on Wednesday termed continued political uncertainty in Jammu and Kashmir as main source of public disenchantment and cause of governance deficit, saying the overall situation in the state has almost reached point of no return.
“The PDP-BJP government has abdicated its responsibility towards people, which is manifesting in complete lawlessness, administrative inertia and developmental paralysis across the State”, Mr Devender Singh Rana said while interacting with people during his day-long extensive visit of the Nagrota Assembly Constituency.
He expressed concern over muteness of the Cen...|
|JK abode of amity, brotherhood; None will be allowed to create division in society: Kohli|
| Jammu, April 26, (Scoop News)- The Minister for Animal, Sheep Husbandry and Fisheries Abdul Gani Kohli today said that the government has taken numerous innovative and exemplary measures to revitalize the overall development profile of hilly and remote areas.
Mr Kohli said that people friendly policies have started yielding results at grassroots level and reaffirmed that efforts of the government were directed towards restoration of complete peace and achieve prosperity in the State.
Addressing series of public meetings today at Bhimbar Gali, Tuta Gali, Kalar Jaranwali Gali and Lassana Kalai in Surankote area of district Poonch, the Minister said the State governm...|
|Veeri reviews functioning of Relief Organization|
|Jammu, April 26, (Scoop News)-Minister for Revenue, Disaster Management, Relief, Rehabilitation and Reconstruction, Abdul Rehman Veeri today reviewed the functioning of Relief Organization here at a high level meeting.
The meeting was attended by Relief and Rehabilitation Commissioner (M) Jammu Y P Suman, D C Relief Shubra Sharma, ACRs Sudershan, Kamla, Ashima Sher and zonal officers of various camps.
The Minister asked the officers to keep all the basic facilities available in the camps which include timely ration, drinking water and adequate facilities for the education of school children.
Laying stress on adequate healthcare, he asked the concerned officers to make available suffici...|
|Deputations meet Chief Minister; put up demands, seek redressal|
|Jammu, April 26, (Scoop News)-Several deputations today met the Chief Minister, Mehbooba Mufti here and brought many of their issues into her notice and sought their redressal.
A deputation of Gujjar community led by former Vice Chancellor, Masud Choudhary demanded setting up of a Tribal Research Centre at Jammu and adoption of a proper rehabilitation policy for nomadic community.
Another deputation from Doda demanded construction of protection bunds at various places in the district which were washed away during floods last time. They also sought development of a park i...|
|PDP-BJP unholy alliance proving inauspicious for state: Balbir Singh|
Billawar(Kathua), April 26, (Scoop News)-Observing that PDP-BJP unholy alliance has proved ominous for the state of Jammu and Kashmir, newly elected member of the Legisative Council (MLC) and senior leader of Congress Thakur Balbir Singh Wednesday said that state is passing through a very crucial period due to failure of the present dispensation.
“Prevailing anarchy, chaos and sense of uncertainty in State in result of unholy alliance between two parties, with diametrically opposite ideologies, just to enjoy power by bartering wishes and aspirations of the people of Jammu and Kashmir”, Thakur Balbir Singh said while addressing public meetings at Ramkot and Kilther areas of...|
| Secretariat employees hold protest demonstration, demand urgent resolution of their grievances|
Jammu, April 26, (Scoop News)-An emergency meeting of Civil Secretariat Coordination Committee was held on Wednesday under the chairmanship of Ghulam Rasool Mir.
Mr. Maqbool Hussain, president Lower Grade Employees Union also participated with all representatives.
The Coordination Committee appreciated the role and support of secretariat employees in making today's call a success and further decided to continue the strike programmee to press for fulfilling the demands like detachment of attached staff, resolving of Estates Issues and constitution of committee to inquire into th...|
|JKPCC condemns attack on a nomadic family near Reasi|
|lashes out at govt over its failure to protect nomads|
Jammu, April 26, (Scoop News)-Congress party strongly condemns the attack on nomad family in Reasi and expresses concern over release of 10 assailants on bail.
Addressing media persons on Wednesday, JK Pradesh Congress Committee (JKPCC) general secretaries Shahnawaz Choudhary and Choudhary Shah Mohd. (Advocate) strongly condemned the attack on nomadic family at Reasi and lambasted the state govt. for its failure to protect the innocent citizens.
They expressed concern over the manhandling of the poor nomadic family in which the accused persons in police presence carried out attack on them.
"Police personnel did nothing to control the situation and to save th...|
|Mir lauds efforts of Youth Congress to highlight failures of present govt|
|JKPYC holds an impressive convention in connection with 100th birth anniversary celebrations of late Indra Gandhi|
Jammu, April 25, (Scoop News)-Jammu and Kashmir Pradesh Youth congress held an impressive convention here on Tuesday in connection with the 100th birth anniversary celebrations of former Prime Minister Smt. Indira Gandhi.
All India Youth Congress President Amarinder Singh Raja Brar was the chief guest in the convention which was organized by PYC under the leadership of PYC President Pranav Shagotra, while PCC Chief G.A. Mir presided over besides Sr. vice president PCC Sham Lal Sharma, CLP Leader Rigzin Jora, vice president Raman Bhalla, Ravinder Sharma, Rajnesh Sharma, Yogesh Sawhney Ch. Shah Nawaz, S.S. Channi, Smt. Indu Pawar, Shiv Kumar, Neeraj kundan, were prominen...|
|Govt committed to work for peace, confidence building: Abdul Haq|
|Minister seeks people’s cooperation for JK’s development, prosperity |
Jammu, April 25, (Scoop News)- Minister for Rural Development Panchayati Raj, Law and Justice Abdul Haq today said the state government lead by Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti is committed to work for resolution of the problems and ensuring peace in the state.
The Minister said this while laying foundation of a road in Lolab Valley. He also toured various parts of the Lolab valley and interacted with the locals.
The Minister said the government is committed to work for resolution of all the issues and grievances. He sought public support for providing a conducive atmosphere for continuing the ongoing developmental works in the State.
Earlier, the Minister laid fo...|
|Farooq Shah chairs BoDs meet of Food Craft Institute|
Jammu, April 25, (Scoop News)-The Secretary Tourism and Floriculture, Farooq A Shah today chaired the Board of Directors (BoD) meeting of Food Craft Institute here.
The other members MD JKTDC and Director Tourism Jammu were represented by GM Jammu and Joint Director Tourism Jammu besides Principal IHM Srinagar Mr Srivastav, Principal FCI Jammu Jyoti Bhati and Deputy Director Tourism Kashmir were also present in the meeting.
During the meeting, the Secretary was informed that more than 7000 boys and girls were imparted the skills in the trade of housekeeping, front office, food production and F and B service. This all has been done under the National Skill Development Programme ‘Hunnar S...|
|To press authorities, CSCC and LGEU to hold protest demonstration in Secretariat complex on Wednesday|
|joint leadership expects settlement of their demands without any further delay|
|Jammu, April 25, (Scoop News)-Civil Secretariat Coordination Committee and Lower Grade Employees Union has announced to hold a joint sit in protest demonstration on Wednesday in support of long pending demands and over the delaying attitude of the present government.
“It was unanimously decided to hold a protest demonstration on Wednesday (April 26) to press the government for addressing the grievances and expect settlement of all our demands without any further delay,” a press statement said.
Notwithstanding several meetings with the senior officers and government representatives, the leaders of the both the factions have already listed and projected the demands from time to time...|