JAMMU

Power shutdown in parts of Jammu on May 15, 17

  In order to carry out development works by M/s IRCON International Ltd under R-APDRP scheme, the shutdown of 11 KV feeders is being observed. During the shutdown, the power supply Nanak Nagar and its adjoining areas shall remain affected on May 15 and 17 from 8 am to 12 noon. Similarly, the power supply to Channi Himmat and […]

Nirmal Singh accuses army of “harrasing” people

Nirmal Singh accuses army of “harrasing” people

  Jammu and Kashmir legislative assembly speaker and senior leader of BJP Nirmal Singh has accused Army of “harassing” people after the forces raised objections over the construction of his house next to an ammunition depot in Nagrota. According to the report published in a national daily Army had written a letter to Singh terming […]

DDC reviews restoration post-Hailstorm, cloudburst

DDC reviews restoration post-Hailstorm, cloudburst

District Development Commissioner, Dr Shahid Iqbal Choudhary today directed the officials to assess the losses to crops and property in Thanamandi due to Hailstorm and cloudburst, on priority basis so that approval of compensation and restoration of public infrastructure is done on fast track basis. The DDC said that instant relief and compensation was paid […]

DDC reviews arrangements for Amarnath Yatra, Ramadan

DDC reviews arrangements for Amarnath Yatra, Ramadan

District Development Commissioner Kathua, Rohit Khajuria today chaired a meeting of district officers and civil society members to discuss the arrangements for smooth conduct of annual Yatra of Shri Amarnath Ji which will begin on June 28, 2018. DDC laid focus on making fool proof security arrangements for which SSP was directed to install special nakas, […]

President Kovind visits Siachen, becomes only second president to visit highest battlefield

President Kovind visits Siachen, becomes only second president to visit highest battlefield

  President Kovind Thursday visited Siachen glacier to interact with the soldiers of Indian army at the highest battlefield of the world. He is only second Indian  president after APJ Abdul Kalam to visit the highest battlefield of the world. According to the northern command, the president interacted with the troops of the forward posts […]

Digitalize old records: Dy. CM to motor vehicles department

Digitalize old records: Dy. CM to motor vehicles department

Deputy Chief Minister, Kavinder Gupta today asked the Motor Vehicle Department (MVD) to explore the possibility of digitization of its old records to achieve full computerization of the department. The Deputy Chief Minister, who heads the Transport department along with the Industries and Commerce departments, directed the authorities to work out a comprehensive plan to […]

Power shutdown in Jammu parts

Power shutdown in Jammu parts

  In order to execute out various development works by M/s IRCON International Ltd under scheme R-APDRP Jammu, the power supply Canal, Shakti Nagar, Patel Nagar and its adjoining areas fed from 11 KV C-22 feeder shall remain affected on May 08 and 10 from 08 am to 12 noon. Similarly, the power supply to […]

Div Com reviews progress on mega projects

Div Com reviews progress on mega projects

  Divisional Commissioner Jammu, Hemant Kumar Sharma, on Monday chaired a meeting of senior officers to review progress on mega development projects being executed in winter capital and its peripheries. The Div Com took a detailed review of status of work on expansion of Jammu Airport, construction of Barrage across River Tawi at Belicharna, multi-tier […]