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Navin Choudhary reviews finalization of new projects under NABARD

Navin Choudhary reviews finalization of new projects under NABARD

Assesses progress on ongoing projects

JAMMU : Principal Secretary Agriculture Department, Navin Choudhary, today convened a review meeting regarding finalization of new projects under NABARD for 2020-21 besides assessing progress on ongoing projects. Among others the meeting was attended by Chief General Manager NABARD J&K, Vice Chancellors of SKUAST Kashmir and Jammu, Director Agriculture, Director Horticulture, Director Sericulture and Director […]

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JK Govt establishes 12 AMRIT Pharmacies across the Union Territory

JK Govt establishes 12 AMRIT Pharmacies across the Union Territory

Intends to open another six outlets in prestigious health institutions

SRINAGAR : The Government of Jammu and Kashmir, with an aim to reduce Out Of Pocket Expenditure for the consumers, has established twelve AMRIT Pharmacies across the Union Territory. These stores provide branded drugs, implants, surgical and disposable items at affordable prices. AMRIT pharmacies, which are operating under an MOU between both Central and Union […]

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Army provides Covid-19 related medical supplies to GHS, Rawalpora

Army provides Covid-19 related medical supplies to GHS, Rawalpora

Srinagar: The Army has provided medical supplies and equipment for school children and teachers of Government High School, Rawalpora to prevent the spread of disease and contributing in keeping a check on COVID-19 pandemic in the children of Kashmir especially those coming from the underprivileged sections of the society. A defence spokesman in a statement […]

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Advisor Baseer Khan reviews Eid-ul-Azha arrangements

Advisor Baseer Khan reviews Eid-ul-Azha arrangements

Asks the DCs to establish control room to provide better assistance to people

JAMMU : Advisor to Lieutenant Governor, Baseer Ahmad Khan today chaired a meeting of Deputy Commissioners to review the arrangements to be carried out for the smooth celebration of Eid-ul-Azha. Deputy Commissioners hailing from all the districts of the Jammu Division attended the meeting via video conferencing. Threadbare discussion was held regarding status of  electricity […]

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Div Com discusses Independence Day-2020 arrangements

Div Com discusses Independence Day-2020 arrangements

Stresses on strict adherence to Covid-19 protocol

JAMMU : Divisional Commissioner, Jammu Sanjeev Verma, today chaired a meeting of officers to discuss the arrangements for the  celebration of Independence Day- 2020. It was informed in the meeting that the venue of the main function shall be Parade Ground, Jammu, where the chief guest shall unfurl the National Flag. The Div Com asked […]

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COVID-19: Govt evacuates 2,72,549 stranded JK residents; 1,89,435 via Lakhanpur, 83,114 through special trains

COVID-19: Govt evacuates 2,72,549 stranded JK residents; 1,89,435 via Lakhanpur, 83,114 through special trains

JAMMU : The Jammu and Kashmir Government has evacuated about 2,72,549 JK residents, stranded in other parts of the country due to COVID lockdown, via Lakhanpur  and through special trains and buses till date amid strict observance of all necessary guidelines and Standard Operating Procedures. As per the official data received in this regard, the […]

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Class IV posts: JKSSB’s Portal records 3,79,100 registrations;  1,96,868 candidates submit online application so far

Class IV posts: JKSSB’s Portal records 3,79,100 registrations;  1,96,868 candidates submit online application so far

JAMMU : Till today morning, 3,79,100 Registrations have been done by the candidates on JKSSB’s Online Portal, since the commencement of online application submission from 10th July, 2020 and 1,96,868 candidates completed their online application submission process for Class IV posts. Also 40,508 applications have been submitted online for the post of Accounts Assistant. It […]

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Diesel price cut by Rs 8.36/lt in Delhi after state govt rolls back hike in VAT

Diesel price cut by Rs 8.36/lt in Delhi after state govt rolls back hike in VAT

New Delhi:  Diesel price in the national capital was on Thursday cut by Rs 8.36 per litre after the state government rolled back a VAT hike that had made the fuel uncompetitive in comparison to adjoining cities such as Gurgaon and NOIDA. Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal announced a reduction in VAT or sales tax […]

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US coronavirus death toll surpasses 150,000

US coronavirus death toll surpasses 150,000

Washington:  The US has recorded over 150,000 Covid-19 deaths, another grim milestone that comes amidst warning from a top Indian-American physician that the country has failed to arrest the spread of the deadly pandemic. America’s coronavirus death toll was 150,676 as of Wednesday — more than a fifth of the world’s recorded deaths, according to […]

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India records biggest daily jump of 52,123 COVID-19 cases as recoveries cross 10 lakh

India records biggest daily jump of 52,123 COVID-19 cases as recoveries cross 10 lakh

New Delhi:  The single-day increase of coronavirus cases crossed the 50,000-mark for the first time on Thursday, pushing India’s COVID-19 caseload to 15,83,792, while the recoveries surpassed 10 lakh, according to the Union Health Ministry. The country registered a record increase of 52,123 infections in 24 hours while the death-toll climbed to 34,968 with 775 people succumbing to […]