SAC approves Group Mediclaim Insurance Policy for all Govt employees

SAC approves Group Mediclaim Insurance Policy for all Govt employees

Srinagar: In a major decision, the State Administrative Council (SAC) has approved sanction to the implementation of the Group Mediclaim Insurance Policy for all state government employees from October 1, 2018, for a period of one year and extendable annually for three years, based on claim settlement ratio and satisfactory performance of the Insurer. The SAC, […]

Article 35-A: Strike, restrictions bring life to grinding halt for day 2 in Kashmir

Article 35-A: Strike, restrictions bring life to grinding halt for day 2 in Kashmir

  Srinagar: Strike and curfew-like restrictions brought life to a grinding halt in Kashmir for the second successive day. In downtown and parts of civil lines in the summer capital, Srinagar the authorities imposed restrictions as a “precautionary measure” to prevent any untoward incident following a strike called by resistance leadership against any move to […]

 Lok-Adalat to be held on Sept 8 across Jammu and Kashmir

 Lok-Adalat to be held on Sept 8 across Jammu and Kashmir

SRINAGAR: Pre-Lok-Adalat sessions are commencing from September 01, 2018 in all courts across the State on several subject matters.   Hence, all the litigants, who are desirous of getting their cases listed and settled in the National Lok Adalat, are requested to immediately contact the Registrars Judicial of the concerned wings or Secretary HCLSC in case the […]

2 militants killed in Hajin encounter, clashes erupt

2 militants killed in Hajin encounter, clashes erupt

Srinagar: Two militants were killed in an encounter which ensued during a Cordon and Search Operation (CASO) in Hajin area of north Kashmir district of Bandipora on Thursday, a police spokesperson said. Government forces burst teargas shells and resorted to lathicharge to disperse the demonstrators, who tried to disrupt the CASO against militants. Police spokesman […]

Governor withdraws timeline for utilization of constituency development funds

Governor withdraws timeline for utilization of constituency development funds

Srinagar: In a significant decision, Governor Satya Pal Malik today directed that the Constituency Development Fund (CDF) scheme shall continue to be operational in the State without any time limits. “Legislators shall continue to recommend works under the Constituency Development Fund scheme subject to availability of balance CDF funds in their respective accounts and in […]