KV Correspondent

No Covid-19 patient reported in many areas but still labeled ‘red zones’

Reading Time: 2 minutes Srinagar: Without a single case of Coronavirus, Mehjoor Nagar area of Srinagar city has been declared as containment zone while the bridge connecting the area with Jawahar Nagar remains almost sealed with concertina wires much to the discomfiture of people of various areas. Ironically, Jawahar Nagar area where no Covid-19 patient exists right now is […]

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MP’s from NC and BJP to be part of delimitation commission

MP’s from NC and BJP to be part of delimitation commission

Reading Time: 2 minutes Nasir Azam Srinagar: As the Union Territory of Jammu and Kashmir is presently without a Legislative Assembly, members of Lok Sabha from National Conference(NC) and Bharatiya Janta Party (BJP) would be nominated as associate members of the delimitation commission empowered to fix boundaries of Assembly segments in the newly carved out UT. Going by statutory […]

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Advisor Farooq Khan inspects COVID-19 wellness centres established in Samba, Kathua

Overlooks dispatching of 1300 people towards their home districts, sample collection process Enquires arrangements put in place for quarantine people at twin districts

Reading Time: 2 minutes JAMMU: Advisor to Lieutenant Governor, Farooq Khan today reiterated that the quarantine centers would be further augmented so that people lodged at the facilities would get proper care and safety during the COVID-19 pandemic. The Advisor made the remarks during his inspection at several quarantine centers in the districts of Samba and Kathua to take […]

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RDD Kashmir takes up 1952 new works under MGNREGA to provide succor to people

18661 Job card holders engaged, 26293 man- days generated

Reading Time: 2 minutes SRINAGAR: During the prevailing situation of COVID-19 Pandemic, the Rural Development Department (RDD) Kashmir has remained on forefront for containment of the corona virus outbreak and has undertaken various initiatives in Kashmir Division in co-ordination with the members of Panchayati Raj Institutions (PRIs) and District Administrations. The department has conducted number of cleanliness, sanitization and […]

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Offices of Universities, Colleges in J&K opened with 30 pc staff

Class work in all educational institutions to remain off till May 30

Reading Time: 2 minutes JAMMU: Pursuant to directions of Lieutenant Governor, G C Murmu, the Higher Education department has ordered that class work of all educational institutions will remain closed till May 30th 2020. The government order issued here today in this regard reads that ‘However, in the interest of administration, it is hereby ordered that offices of Vice […]

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Forest department suspends two officials

Illegal timber smuggling was reported in their zone

Reading Time: 2 minutes Anantnag: Forest department in Anantnag finally woke up and took cognizance of green gold smuggling which was going unabated in Aishmuqam area of Pahalgam forest in this southern district. The locals of the area have been alleging nexus between the smugglers and forest department and demanded action against the officials. Local have been alleging from […]

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JK adds 27 fresh cases to its list of COVID-19

JK adds 27 fresh cases to its list of COVID-19

Reading Time: 2 minutes CoroFamily of prayer leader, elderly woman from Rainawari figure in the list Srinagar: Thirteen members of two families from Rainwari here were among 27 persons who tested positive for novel coronavirus in last 24 hours, pushing the number of Covid-19 patients in Jammu and Kashmir to 666 on Saturday. Official sources said that among the […]

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Positive cases swell to 176 in Anantnag, Shopian districts

Reading Time: < 1 minute Anantnag: Seven more cases tested positive in Anantnag and Shopian districts of southern Kashmir taking the toll of total positive cases to 176 in the twin districts. Among seven cases that were tested positive on Saturday, four belong to Anantnag and three to Shopian. Pertinently, Anantnag was the last district in Kashmir to register a […]

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Cloudburst kills two in Kishtwar

Reading Time: < 1 minute Kishtwar: A 17-year-old girl and a 32-year-old woman died due to cloudburst at Bhatwari area of Chatrao in Kishtwar district on Saturday. Reports said that the duo identified as Gulshana Bano (17) daughter of Bashir Ahmad and Hajra Begum (32) wife of Jameel Ahmad got trapped after the cloudburst struck Bhatwari area. In the meantime, […]

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Career Guidance Portal launched for JK students

Career Guidance Portal launched for JK students

Reading Time: 2 minutes SRINAGAR: Department of School Education today launched Career Guidance Portal for the students of Jammu & Kashmir. The portal was e-launched by Principal Secretary School Education, Dr. Asgar Samoon, during a Joint Review meeting here at Directorate of School Education Kashmir. It is a structured and well programmed portal developed to help students in choosing […]