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Panchayats to receive Rs 10 lakh annually: Sagar

Panchayats to receive Rs 10 lakh annually: Sagar ‘Instructions passed to officers to involve panchs, sarpanchs in implementation of various schemes’   Srinagar, September 27: Minister for Rural Development and Panchayati Raj, Ali Muhammad Sagar, today said the government would be providing funds to each Panchayat additionally for undertaking developmental activities in their respective areas. [...]

School Education department seeks feedback for amendment In J&K School Education Act 2013

School Education department seeks feedback for amendment In J&K School Education Act 2013   Srinagar, September 16: Secretary School Education Hirdesh Kumar Singh has sought views, ideas, inputs and experiences from the Civil Society, particularly students and teacher community, legal fraternity, academics, educational planners, administrators, RTE activists and media professionals for amendment in J&K School [...]

Minister inaugurates Handicraft skill development workshop

Minister inaugurates Handicraft skill development workshop 17000 rural artisans to be provided skill development Srinagar, September 3: Minister for Tourism, Ghulam Ahmad Mir Monday inaugurated a Handicrafts Development Skill Workshop cum awareness programme at Dooru. The workshop was organized by Union Ministry of Handicrafts and Textiles under Babasaheb Ambedkar Hastshilp Vikas Yojana (BAHVY), with the [...]

Socio-Economic development of people prime concern of Govt: Lone

Socio-Economic development of people prime concern of Govt: Lone Bandipora, August 30: Minister for Higher Education, Mohammad Akbar Lone today urged upon the officers to work with compassion, sincerity,dedication while implementing developmental projects and welfare schemes launched by the government, so that deserving and needy people are benefited to the  maximum. He said Socio-economic development [...]

RMSA, SSA schemes reviewed at Bandipora

RMSA, SSA schemes reviewed at Bandipora Bandipora, August 30: Out of the 16 middle schools upgraded, 10 schools have been provided toilets facility so far under RMSA in Bandipora district. Besides this, construction work on 12 schools is also going on under the scheme in the district. Similarly construction of school buildings for 225 primary [...]

Row over 73rd amendment over After 5 Months, NC Accepts Cong Demand For Reservations

Srinagar, Apr 22: After five months of flip-flop over incorporating further provisions into the State Panchayat Raj Act, 1989, the ruling National Conference has accepted the Congress demand for keeping reservations for Schedule Tribe, Schedule Cast and women in the Block Development Council and District level elections. The NC has, however, said no to another main [...]