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|Sat inaugurates 1st Aushadhi Kendra of J&K|
Jammu, April 27, (Scoop News)-BJP State President and MLA Sat Sharma today inaugurated 1st Jan Aushadhi Kendra of the Jammu and Kashmir State in the Vikas Nagar area of Ward No. 39 in Jammu West Assembly Constituency.
Sat Sharma while addressing the gathering after the inauguration of Kendra said that “Pradhan Mantri Bhartiya Janaushadhi Pariyojana” is a campaign launched by the Department of Pharmaceuticals, Govt. Of India, to provide quality medicines at affordable prices to the masses through special kendra’s known as Pradhan Mantri Bhartiya Jan Aushadhi Kendra. Pradhan Mantri Bhartiya Jan Aushadhi Kendra (PMBJK) have been set up to provide generic drugs, which are available at lesser...|
|State government succeeds by turning Kashmir into stone age:Sajid Yousuf|
Srinagar, April 27, (Scoop News)- Jammu and Kashmir People’s Party United State Youth President Sajid Yousuf said that Banning internet services in the valley would never improve the situation in Kashmir. He said state government succeeds by turning kashmir into stone age.
He take a dig at state government that what is the fun to ban 3G,4G services despite government banned 22 social networking sites in order to maintain peace in the valley.
JKPPU state youth president Sajid Yousuf said both state and central government failed to run the state of Jammu and Kashmir. Banning 3G and 4G services in the valley created problems for students, businessman’s, travel agents.
He said i...|
|Ravinder expresses grief over Khanna’s demise|
Jammu, April 27, (Scoop News)-Former lawmaker and chief spokesperson, Ravinder Sharma, has expressed deep shock over the sad demise of veteran Superstar Vinod Khanna who was ailing for the past sometimes.
He expressed profound grief and sorrow over Mr Khanna’s demise and remembered his great contributions in the film industry for a pretty long time and was liked and admired by large population for his talent.
He prayed for eternal peace to the departed soul and expressed deep sympathies with his family members, friends and admires....|
| Hindu Mahasabha Condemns attacks on Security Forces|
Jammu, April 27, (Scoop News)-Seema Mahajan, State Women Wing President of Akhil Bharat Hindu Mahasabha has condemned the brutal attacks on Security forces including the one on CRPF ROP at Sukna and today’s targeting of an Army Camp in Kupwara. She expressed deep condolences over large number of personnel having martyred their lives and solidarity with the families as well as the Units and Battalions to which these valiant soldiers belonged.
There is an urgent need to a unified and well planned action to fight back the nefarious designs of the enemy and undoubtedly a strong and infringed system of intelligence has to be in place to have anticipatory knowledge of the plans of Pak sp...|
|NPP Supremo expresses grief over sad demise of Vinod Khanna|
Jammu, April 27, (Scoop News)-Prof.Bhim Singh, Founder of J&K National Panthers Party who was close friend of Shri Vinod Khanna expressed deep shock on the untimely, unexpect and sad demise of Shri Vinod Khanna, a sitting Lok Sabha MP from Gurdaspur (Punjab), one of the most popular actors in the film world in India and one of the most fascinating man in the film world. Prof.Bhim Singh said that his train journey travels with Vinod Khanna from Delhi to Punjab several times have created a unique impression in his mind about Shri Vinod Khanna and his unrevealed plans to lift the face of India from Kashmir to Kanyakumari with the emotional and social involvement of the youth who according t...|
|Everyone must work yowards liberating Kashmiri Youth from the clutches of Hurriyat: Vibodh|
Rajouri, April 26, (Scoop News)- Inorder to pray for peace and harmony in the state, BJP senior leader and MLC Vibodh Gupta accompained by party leaders and workers today visited holy Shadra Sharif shrine. Upon his arrival he was accordded a rousing reception and latter Vibodh along with the locals of the area paid obeisance at the Shadra Sharif Shrine and prayed for the peace and welfare of Jammu & Kashmir. Addressing the gathering there Vibodh referred to the present situation in Kashmir and called upon all the mainstream political parties not to use this for their political gains. He said that the biggest sufferer of this turmoil is the youth of Kashmir and it is the urgent need of ...|
|SIC organizes seminar on RTI|
Jammu, April 26, (Scoop News)-State Information Commission (SIC) today organized a one day seminar on J&K Right to Information Act 2009 at conference hall, JKTDC, TRC Jammu.
The seminar was inaugurated by Chief Secretary, B R Sharma and was attended by Chief Information Commissioner (CIC) J&K, Khurshid A Ganai, Ex-Chief Information Commissioner J&K, G R Sufi, Director Information, Dr Shahid Iqbal Chowdhary, heads of various departments, First Appellate Authorities (FAAs), Public Information Officers (PIOs) from the districts of Jammu division, prominent RTI activists and other officers from the J&K State Information Commission.
Chief Secretary in his inaugural address said that free acc...|
|VC SABDGB expresses dismay over Reasi incident|
Jammu, April 26, (Scoop News)- Expressing dismay over the Reasi incident, Vice-Chairman State Advisory Board for Development of Gujjars and Bakerwals, Choudhary Zafar Ali today said the law and order machinery should deal with such incidents firmly to prevent harassment of innocent citizens of the State.
In a statement Choudhary Zafar Ali said the miscreants involved in this unfortunate incident have tried to hit at the centuries old brotherhood among the people of various communities living together in the State. “The hapless nomadic family was moving along with their cattle as per the age-old tradition to summer stations with valid permission from the administration,” he said and ad...|
|SABLO delegation meets Governor|
|Jammu, April 26, (Scoop News)-A delegation of the Shri Amarnathji Barfani Langars Organisation (SABLO) led by its President Sh.Vijay Thakur, called on Governor N.N. Vohra, at the Raj Bhavan here today.
The delegation presented a number of issues relating to the management of Yatra 2017 and raised concern about the overall safety and security of the pilgrims and service providers. Governor observed that the safety and security aspects of Yatra 2017 were being regularly reviewed by the Shrine Board and he was personally securing regular reports from the State Police. He stressed the vital importance of close cooperation between all the stakeholders for making the Yatra successful and emphas...|
|JKFFA pays tributes to 25 CRPF personnel|
Jammu, April 25, (Scoop News)- Jammu and Kashmir Freedom Fighters Association (JKFFA) paid floral tributes to 25 Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) personnel who sacrificed their lives for the sake of nation while on duty today.
The prorgammes was held at Dogra Shaurya Sthamb, Amphalla, here under the chairmanship of JKFFA President Ved Gandotra.
Former Commissioner, Jammu Municipal Corporation (JMC), Kiran Wattal was the Chief Guest on the occasion.
Suspected Maoist militants martyred 25 CRPF jawans in Chhattisgarh’s south Sukma region in an ambush possibly to thwart a crucial road link.
Floral tributes were paid to those who laid down their lives while fighting Maoist.
|Sajjad Shaheen slams PDP-BJP for governance deficit|
Banihal April 25, (Scoop News)-National Conference District President Mr Sajjad Shaheen on Tuesday slammed PDP-BJP government for governance deficit, saying that the entire state, especially its remote areas were facing enormous difficulties on account of utility services and development.
Interacting with people of various areas, especially those from Pogal,Senabati,Neel,Ramsoo, Trigam,Mahu-Mangit, Mr Sajjad Shaheen said the condition of roads is highly dilapidated and restoration works are yet to be taken up as a result of which the people were suffering for power, drinking water and mobility of essentials. He said the condition of roads in Pogal, Panchal and Sen...|
|Jagjeevan Lal condemns attack on nomad family|
Reasi, April 25, (Scoop News)-Former minister and senior National Conference leader Mr Jagjeevan Lal has expressed anguish over the attack on a nomad family and urged the people to remain cautious against divisive forces.
Making a fervent appeal to the people to maintain the traditional amity and brotherhood, Mr Jagjeevan Lal said exhorted them to foil the attempts of polarizing forces. He said those trying to vitiate the atmosphere were actually furthering the agena of PDP-BJP dispensation which has failed on all fronts. “To remain glued to the power, the present dispensation was encouraging drift”, he said, adding that National Conference will foil all their attempts at the stren...|
|Industry workers calls on Ganga, demand enhancement of wages|
|Jammu, April 25, (Scoop News)- With the objective of apprising the Minister about their demands, hundreds of industry workers from various industrial units of Bari Brahmana Industrial Estate called on the Minster for Industries and Commerce Chander Parkash Ganga, here today.
The workers put forth their demand for payment of minimum wages as fixed by the central government.
Ganga assured the workers that they will get wages as per Labour Law/Act adding that their issues will be taken up with the Industry Federation and trade unions and would be redressed at the earliest.
The Minister said that the present dispensation is committed to safeguard the interests o...|
|Lal Singh tours Chenab Valley, inspects forest areas|
|Jammu, April 25, (Scoop News)-Minister for Forest, Environment & Ecology Choudhary Lal Singh today conducted extensive tour of Chenab valley and inspected the plantation work at Sheikhwan in Doda and planted conifer saplings there. He also held meetings with the officers of Forest Department Chenab Circle.
The Minister was accompanied by PCCF J&K, A K Singh, Chairman SPCB Ravi Kesar, MD SFC S K Gupta, Director FPF Asif Mehmood, CCF Jammu Farooq Gillani, Director Soil and Water Conservation Javed Panjoo, Conservator Chenab Circle T B Singh and other senior officers of Forest and allied departments.
Later the Minister took a review meeting of all the departments in Bhade...|
|Kohli seeks inquiry into Reasi Incident|
Jammu, April 25, (Scoop News)-Minister for Animal Husbandry, Sheep and Fisheries Abdul Gani Kohli has directed the civil and Police administration Reasi to inquire into the recent incident in the district and take action against the culprits.
The Minister said no such incident can be tolerated in a civilized society and that tough action will be taken against the culprits so that no such incident takes place in future.
He said the law enforcing agencies are there to check illegal transportation of bovines and nobody should be and can be allowed to take the law in his/her own hands.
The Minister said the government will act tough against the elements who try to vitiate the atmosphere. ...|
| Concerted efforts needed to give flip to tourism in Bhaderwah: Priya Sethi|
Doda, , April 25, (Scoop News)-Minister of State for Education and Tourism Priya Sethi today called for concerted efforts to boost tourist footfall in Bhaderwah by making it an independent leisure destination.
Talking to media-persons at Tilligrah, the Minister said that leading tour operators of the country will soon be invited to have firsthand appraisal of various tourist spots in the area. She said Bhaderwah is an ideal destination which can attract tourists from neighboring states in large numbers.
Highlighting the steps taken by the government to give flip to tourism in Bhaderwah, the Minister said various tourism projects are in pipeline to attract tourists which include water sp...|