JAMMU

Restrictions under Section 144 Cr PC imposed in District Udhampur

Restrictions under Section 144 Cr PC imposed in District Udhampur

UDHAMPUR: Keeping in view the Urban Local Bodies Election 2018, the District Magistrate Udhampur has imposed restrictions under section 144 Cr PC for carrying any licensed arms. It is obligatory for every license holder residing within the territorial jurisdiction of Udhampur District to deposit their arms with the nearest police station forthwith. Restrictions are also imposed […]

JE suspended for indulging in political activities

JE suspended for indulging in political activities

KISHTWAR:  District Election Officer suspended a Junior Engineer for indulging in political activities. As per district administration, the Junior Engineer in  R&B department Div Kishtwar Raj Kumar Badyal was suspended after a video of him delivering political speech was circulated in social media groups. The erring Jr Engineer was placed under suspension with immediate effect […]

Power shutdown in Jammu

JAMMU: As per Superintending Engineer, Elect. Maintt. & R.E. Circle-1, Jammu, to execute various development works, the shutdown of 11kV feeders is being observed. During the shutdown, the power supply to Shakti Nagar, Pawan Ice-Cream, GurahMorh and its adjoining areas shall remain affected on September 27, 29 and October 01 from 10 am to 2 […]

SAC approves scheme for disbursement of one-time cash relief to WPRs

SAC approves scheme for disbursement of one-time cash relief to WPRs

SRINAGAR: The State Administrative Council (SAC), which met here today under the chairmanship of Governor, Satya Pal Malik gave its nod to the adoption and notification of the scheme for West Pakistani Refugees (WPRs), which includes mode of its execution & disbursement of financial assistance. The Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA), Government of India in […]

Excise officials seize huge quantity of illicit liquor

Excise officials seize huge quantity of illicit liquor

JAMMU: The sleuths of Excise Department today carried out a series of raids in the villages under excise sub-range Bishnah and R.S Pura and seized a huge quantity of illicit liquor. The drive was carried out as per the directions of Talat Parvez Rohella, Excise Commissioner to eradicate the menace of illegal bootlegging. During the raids, 95 pouches of illicit liquor were recovered and one […]

Foreign tourist couple airlifted from snow-bound area in Kargil

Foreign tourist couple airlifted from snow-bound area in Kargil

Kargil: The Indian Air Force (IAF) on Tuesday rescued a foreign couple trapped in snow-bound area in this border district of Ladakh region in Jammu and Kashmir, official sources said. He said one Micheal Mobuis and his wife were trapped between Pudzong La and Rang Dum due to sudden heavy snowfall during the past two […]

Budgam youth apprehended by army near border in Poonch

Budgam youth apprehended by army near border in Poonch

Poonch: A 27-year-old youth from Budgam district was apprehended by the army while trying to ex-filtrate near Gulpur sector of Poonch district on Monday late evening. An army officer said that alert troops of 15 MLI regiment apprehended the person while he was trying to cross the border near Rangar Nallah near Trade centre in Gulpur […]

MCC violation in Rajouri, government official suspended

MCC violation in Rajouri, government official suspended

Srinagar: Authorities in Rajouri district of Jammu and Kashmir Sunday suspended the license of a gas agency, stopped installation of a hand-pump and placed a government official under suspension for violating model code of conduct (MCC). The four-phased Urban Local Body (ULB) polls are scheduled to take place in four phases in the state next […]

JK govt forms panels for implementation of POSHAN Abhiyaan

JK govt forms panels for implementation of POSHAN Abhiyaan

Jammu: The Jammu and Kashmir government Monday set up panels at state, district and block levels for the implementation of national nutrition mission ‘POSHAN Abhiyaan’ in the state. The General Administrative Department (GAD) has ordered constitution of state convergence plan committee, district convergence plan committee and block convergence plan committee for implementation of the PM’s […]