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Rates fixed for service providers during SANJY-2024 via Baltal

21/05/2024
Ganderbal, May 20 (KIP)-To ensure the smooth conduct of Shri AmarnathJi Yatra (SANJY) 2024 via the Baltal route, the Deputy Commissioner (DC) Ganderbal, Shyambir today held a joint meeting with concerned officers and representatives of various service providers to fix rates for services at Sonamarg. This initiative aims to prevent overcharging and enhance the quality of services for pilgrims. During the meeting, a detailed discussion was held regarding the services provided by ponywalas, ...

Lt Governor congratulates people, stakeholders on high voter turnout in Baramulla PC

21/05/2024
Srinagar, May 20 (KIP)- Lieutenant Governor Shri Manoj Sinha congratulated the people and all the stakeholders on the high voter turnout in Baramulla Parliamentary Constituency. In a tweet, the Lt Governor said: “High voter turnout, over 58% in Baramulla Parliamentary Constituency, is very encouraging and shows the people's determination and unwavering faith in democracy. I congratulate and thank the people of Baramulla for joining the Maha Kumbh of our democracy in large numbers. ...

World Bee Day:Agriculture Department Jammu organises awareness events themed "Bee Engaged with Youth”

20/05/2024
Jammu, May 20 (KIP)-The Department of Agriculture Jammu on Monday organized a series of awareness events across the Jammu Division to mark celebration of World Bee Day and highlight the vital role of bees and other pollinators in preservation of ecosystem and food security. The main event took place in the Conference Hall, Krishi Bhawan, Directorate of Agriculture Jammu, focusing on this year’s theme "Bee Engaged with Youth." The celebration was presided over by Sanjay Verma, Joint Dire...

DDC inspects progress of work on Domail-Katra Section of DAK Expressway

20/05/2024
Reasi, May 20 (KIP)-District Development Commissioner Reasi Vishesh Mahajan today inspected the pace of work being executed on the Domail-Katra section of Delhi-Amritsar-Katra (DAK) Expressway. The Project Director, NHAI Udhampur, Anuj Kumar Singh, gave a detailed overview of the works in execution in all the chainages of the project failing in the jurisdiction of District Reasi. The DDC Reasi was informed that the project is being executed strictly in accordance with the Code of the spe...

One Day Teachers Training Workshop held at GGHSS Bhaderwah

20/05/2024
Doda,May 20 (KIP)- One Day Teachers Training Workshop was today organised at Government Girls Higher Secondary School Bhaderwah in collaboration with Vishwagram Educational Trust. Over 30 teachers from different education institutions i.e. Primary, Middle, Secondary and Higher Secondary schools of Zone Bhaderwah participated in the training programme. The training was imparted to teachers by Dankesh Oza (Ex. Joint Secretary of Gujrat) and Bharti Oza (Ex. Deputy Director, Department of...

Pak occupied Kashmir is ours: Rana

19/05/2024
Punjab May 19 (KIP)-Referring to the unanimous Parliament Resolution of 1994 and growing anger of the persecuted people across the Line of Control against Pakistan atrocities, Senior BJP leader Mr Devender Singh Rana today said PoK is ours and belongs to us. “PoK is an integral part of India”, Mr Rana said while addressing booth meetings under day-long Booth Sampark Abhiyan in Doaba in Dinanagar assembly constituency seeking vote and support for the party candidate for Gurdaspur Parliam...

Vijay Bakaya holds meeting with migrant KPs in Gangyal

19/05/2024
Jammu, May 19 (Scoop News)-Continuing door-to-door campaign in Jammu’s migrant Kashmir Pandit’s inhabited areas, the Apni Party today held several meetings with them to garner support for the Party’s candidate from Rajouri – Anantnag Parliamentary seat, Zafar Iqbal Manhas. As a part of the intensified election campaign that is being carried out across Rajouri – Anantnag parliamentary seat, the meetings of the Party were chaired by State General Secretary of the Apni Party, Vijay Bakaya a...

Vomedh celebrates its 16th year with Terrace theater and musical evening

17/05/2024
Jammu, May 17 (KIP)-Vomedh completed 16 years of its theatre and cultural group . Celebrating 16 years of tireless work by the entire team towards preservation and promotion of theater and cultural activities Vomedh, a non government organisation, organised a musical evening at its office on 16th of May 2024. Rohit Bhat, Founder and director of Vomedh expressed his deep gratitude to the efforts of his Brother Rakesh Roshan Bhat, Patron and Co Founder Vomedh for his commitment in promoting ...

Apni Party receives overwhelming response in Poonch in favour of Zafar Iqbal Manhas

16/05/2024
P0oonch,May 16 (KIP)-Assuring overall development, road infrastructure, and railway line connectivity to the Pir-Panjal, the Apni Party held meetings with the people of Poonch district in the ongoing election campaign that has attracted overwhelming response from the masses for the developmental agenda of the Party. These meetings were held in support of the Party candidate for the Rajouri – Poonch Lok Sabha seat, Zafar Iqbal Manhas sahab. The meetings were arranged by District General Secre...

BJP Govt’s 10 years of mis-governance brought only miseries to people: Rattan Lal

16/05/2024
Poonch, May 16 (KIP)- Instead of bringing the Achhe Din promised by the BJP, the government at the Centre has brought only miseries to the common people of the nation. This was stated by Rattan Lal Gupta, Provincial President JKNC while addressing a series of meetings in Block Loran and Poonch city while campaigning for NC candidate Mian ALtaf Ahmed here today. Provincial President Youth and former MLA Ajaz Jan, Rakesh Singh Raka Vice President Central Zone and party leaders were also p...

Expenditure Observer visits Assembly Segment 16-Gurez

16/05/2024
Gurez, May 15 (KIP)- Expenditure Observer 1-Baramulla PC, Sita Ram Meena conducted two day comprehensive tour of Assembly Segment 16- Gurez, which is part of 1-Baramulla PC. During the visit, Expenditure Observer oversaw home voting by accompanying one of the home voting team in Markoot Village, and also interacted with a senior citizen, Ashmi Begum, who availed the facility of home voting. The Expenditure Observer also participated in a walkathon for voter awareness, which commenced from...

Chairman JKBOSE conducts extensive tour of District Doda

16/05/2024
Doda, May 15 (KIP)-Chairman, JKBOSE, Prof Parikshat Singh Manhas, accompanied by senior officers of JKBOSE, was on an extensive tour of District Doda. During the tour he conducted the administrative inspection of Sub/ Branch Offices of JKBOSE and to ensure smooth conduct of ongoing annual examinations pertaining to HSP-I (11th Class) of designated hard zone areas of District Doda. After receiving an overwhelming welcome from the Officers / Officials of Branch Office, Bhaderwah, the Chair...

5-day workshop on road safety practices in India begins at NIT Srinagar

15/05/2024
Srinagar, May 15 (KIP)-The five day workshop on 'Driving towards road safety, road safety practices in India' began on Tuesday at National Institute of Technology (NIT) Srinagar. Institute's Director, Prof. A Ravinder Nath is the Chief Patron, Head Civil Engineering Department Prof. J.A Bhat as Patron, Dean Academic Affairs, Prof. Mohammad Shafi Mir as Chairman of the workshop. Dr. Jitendra Gurjar (NSS Coordinator) and Dr. Abdullah Ahmad are the convenors, while as Dr. Vivek, Dr. RP Shu...

Govt Polytechnic Jammu organises expert lecture on 'overview of Gladni Grid Station'

14/05/2024
Jammu, May 14 (KIP)-Government Polytechnic College Jammu organized an Expert Lecture on the Topic overview of Gladni Grid Station for the students of Electrical Engineering Department here today under the guidance of the Principal Er Arun Bangotra and HoD Er. Manjeet Singh. Assistant Engineer TLMSD -I Gladni (JKPTCL) Er Bandana Manhas was the resource Person for the expert talk. The Resource Person elaborated about the overview of Gladni Grid Station along with Components installed ins...

DUJ condemns attack on Reporter Raghav Trivedi at rally

13/05/2024
New Delhi, May 13 (KIP)-The DUJ strongly condemns the physical attack on YouTube journalist Raghav Trivedi of Molitics India on May 12, 2024 while covering Home Minister Amit Shah's election rally in Rae Bareli. DUJ in a press statement said that the attack was reportedly provoked by Raghav's video recording of a woman who said she and others women had been promised Rs 100 by her village Pradhan for attending the rally. Payment for attending rallies is a common, though unfortunat...

Voter turnout at 11AM is 15.08% of Srinagar Parliamentary Constituency

13/05/2024
Srinagar, May 13 (KIP)- Srinagar Parliamentary Constituency (PC) has recorded 15.08 percent voting till 11 AM on Monday. As per office of the Chief Electoral Officer, J&K, by 11 AM 15.08% polling was recorded in Srinagar Parliamentary Constituency.

Bovine smuggler arrested, 16 bovines rescued by Police

12/05/2024
Samba, May 12 (KIP)-Continuing its drive against bovine smugglers and their propagators, Police has foiled three bovine smuggling attempts in the jurisdiction of Police Station Ghagwal and Police Station Samba, arrested bovine smuggler, rescued sixteen bovines and seized two vehicles. A Police party of Police Station Ghagwal headed by SHO PS Ghagwal during vehicle checking at Naka Tapyal, intercepted two vehicles bearing registration No. HR51AF-8099 and JK12E-6667in two separate incidents f...

Police arrest notorious drug peddler in Anantnag

12/05/2024
Srinagar, May 11 (KIP)-Continuing its efforts to eradicate the menace of drugs from the society, Police in Anantnag have arrested a drug peddler and recovered contraband substance & cash from his possession. A Police party of Police Station Bijbehara at a checkpoint established at Laktipora near Play Ground intercepted a person identified as Mohammad Yousuf Malik son of Mohd Jabbar Malik resident of Melhora Shopian. During search 2.4 KGs of charas powder and cash amount of ₹1,96,000 (belie...

CUKashmir PG Admissions,Last date for registration extended till May 25

12/05/2024
Ganderbal, May 11 (KIP)-The last date of registration for admission to the 17 Post-Graduate (PG) Programmes offered by the Central University of Kashmir (CUKashmir) has been extended till May 25, 2024. The candidates who appeared in Common University Entrance Test (CUET-PG-2024) and have preferred Central University of Kashmir for admission, shall register themselves for admission on the website http://cukashmircuet.samarth.edu.in/pg. The programmes offered by the CUKashmir, include: ...

IPS Shivam Siddharth inaugurated Health Camp

12/05/2024
Jammu, May 11 (KIP)-Samvedna Society Chairman Keshav Chopra Organised 83rd Free Eye Screening Camp/ General Body Health Check Up at General Bus stand Jammu. The Camp was Organised in collaboration with the Police Station Bus stand. The camp saw great attendance from Drivers/Conductors,Police Personnel of the area a total of 92 Patients were provided free of Cost Treatment including Refraction, NCT, AR Check Up, Vision Check Up and General Body examination by a team of experts from Dr KD'S Mul...

DHS Jammu visits SDH Bhaderwah, inspects healthcare facilities

11/05/2024
Doda, May 10 (KIP)- On the second day of his tour to District Doda, Director Health Services Jammu, Dr. Rakesh Magotra, today visited Government Sub District Hospital (SDH), Bhaderwah to evaluate the healthcare services and facilities available for the community. The visit was part of the ongoing efforts by the Health Department to monitor and improve healthcare standards across the region. During the visit, the DHS Jammu inspects different departments within Bhaderwah Hospital, includ...

Rana participates in Parshuram Jayanti celebrations; greets people

11/05/2024
Jammu, May 10 (KIP)-Senior BJP leader Mr Devender Singh Rana today participated in the Parshuram Jayanti celebrations at Dogra Brahmin Prathinidhi Sabha, Dogra Grameen Brahmin Sabha and Nagrota greeted the devout on the birth anniversary of legendary sage warrior Bhagwan Parshuram. In the serene and spiritually filled atmosphere, the senior BJP leader paid homage to the sixth incarnation of Bhagwan Vishnu, known for unparalleled devotion, strength, dedication and righteousness. ...

Altaf Bukhari lashes out at NC, PDP for failing to live up to expectations of J&K people

11/05/2024
Srinagar, May 10 (KIP)-Apni Party President Syed Mohammad Altaf Bukhari on Friday lashed out at political opponents, especially National Conference and Peoples Democratic Party, for failing to live up to the expectations of people of Jammu and Kashmir. Addressing a public meeting at Rawalpora, Srinagar, the senior politician alleged the various regional parties of being involved in corruption for their petty self-interests. “These political parties have time and again deceived th...

Police books notorious drug smuggler under PIT-NDPS Act in Sopore

11/05/2024
Srinagar, May 10 (KIP)- Continuing its efforts to eradicate the menace of drugs from the society, police have booked a notorious drug smuggler under PIT-NDPS Act after obtaining formal detention orders from the competent authority. The notorious drug smuggler namely Mohammad Asif Dar @Aash Manut son of Ghulam Hassan Dar resident of Mumkak Butpora Sopore has been booked under PIT-NDPS Act after obtaining formal detention orders from the competent authority. The notorious drug smuggler has ...

Police arrest drug peddler in Baramulla; Contraband substance recovered

11/05/2024
Srinagar, May 10 (KIP)- Continuing its efforts to eradicate the menace of drugs from the society, Police have arrested a drug peddler in Baramulla and recovered contraband substance from his possession. A Police party of Police Post Old Town Baramulla headed by In-Charge Police Post Old Town Baramulla at a checkpoint established at Janbazpora-Binner Crossing, intercepted a person identified as Farooq Ahmad Bhat son of Mohd Suliaman resident of Chisti Colony Baramulla. During search, 1...

Police affixed GPS tracker on bailed out UAPA accused in Handwara

10/05/2024
Srinagar, May 09 (KIP)- In order to combat the menace of drugs, Police in Handwara deploys GPS enabled anklet on bailed out UAPA accused person for better surveillance to track his movement. In compliance to an order received from Hon'ble Court, Police in Handwara today affixed a GPS tracking device on a bailed out accused person in UAPA case of Police Station Handwara. The accused was arrested in a UAPA case and has been bailed out recently. The GPS anklet will be used to monitor the move...

Police bust Narco-module in Uri Baramulla

10/05/2024
Srinagar, May 09 (KIP)-Police has busted a Narco-module in Uri Baramulla and arrested three narco smugglers besides, recovered contraband substances worth 50 crores & cash on their disclosure. On 08.05.2024, Police Station Uri received specific information that one person namely Mehmood Ahmad Najar son of Mohd Hassan Najar resident of Churunda and Sajad Ahmad Malik son of Mohd Amin Malik resident of Dhanisyedan are involved in narcotics smuggling. On this information, a case FIR No. 35/...

Only I spoke against revocation of Article 370 in Parliament: Azad

10/05/2024
Srinagar, May 09 (KIP)-Chairman DPAP, Ghulam Nabi Azad today lambasted Kashmir based parties for deceiving the public regarding Article 370. Addressing the crowd at a public meeting & road show in Mujgund, Shalteng and Eid gah Srinagar. Azad said, that he was the sole voice advocating for its preservation while others remained conspicuously silent, with some even abstaining from voting against its abrogation. He urged the public to verify his claims by accessing the parliamentary speeches ...

CUKashmir’s Maths deptt holds workshop on IPR

10/05/2024
Ganderbal, May 09 (KIP)- The Department of Mathematics, Central University of Kashmir (CUKashmir) in association with the Rajiv Gandhi National Institute for Intellectual Property Management, Nagpur (RGNIIPM), under the "National Intellectual Property Awareness Mission (NIPAM)” jointly organised an online workshop on "Intellectual Property Rights (IPR) and Patents & Design filing" on Wednesday. Vice-Chancellor, Prof. A. Ravinder Nath, emphasised the relevance of Intellectual Property Rig...

Voter awareness crucial for healthy democracy: CUKashmir VC

10/05/2024
Ganderbal, May 09 (KIP)-Continuing with its efforts to sensitise and promote the electoral literacy among the faculty members, students and staff, the NSS unit and Directorate of Students Welfare (DSW), Central University of Kashmir (CUKashmir) organised voter awareness campaigns at varsity’s Green Campus, Science Campus Nunar and Arts Campus. Addressing the students at Green Campus, Vice-Chancellor, Prof. A Ravinder Nath, said, “democracy flourishes when citizens are informed, engaged, ...