J&K to get subsidized helicopter services
September 29, 2016

PTK News Desk New Delhi | (PTK): The Government today accorded its approval for operation of helicopter services in the State of Jammu and Kashmir and Himachal Pradesh on a pilot basis in 10 sectors, as per the stipulation that the most inaccessible destination points should be chosen. The scheme can be extended to other/additional sectors at a later date depending upon the assessment.

PM holds 15th PRAGATI video conference with Chief Secretaries
September 28, 2016

Srinagar | (PTK): Prime Minister, Narendra Modi Wednesday held his 15th monthly video conference under his Pro-active Governance and Timely Implementation (PRAGATI) initiative, with Union Secretaries of various Ministries and Chief Secretaries of States. Chief Secretary J&K, B R Sharma also participated in the video conference. The Prime Minister in respect of J&K reviewed.

DC Anantnag visits Pahalgam
September 28, 2016

Srinagar | (PTK): The Deputy Commissioner, Anantnag, Dr. Syed Abid Rasheed Shah today visited Pahalgam area and took stock of the execution of different works undertaken by the Pahalgam Development Authority. The Deputy Commissioner inspected different works being executed by the Pahalgam Development Authority and directed the concerned to expedite the pace of execution of works so.

Quality education essential for nation’s progress: Speaker
September 28, 2016

Jammu | (PTK): Speaker, Jammu & Kashmir Legislative Assembly, Kavinder Gupta, said that quality education is essential for development of nation and the present dispensation is keen to further streamline all parameters of education in all public schools of the state. He said this while inspecting the functioning of Government Primary School, Shankar Colony in Gangyal. Responding.

CM pitches for Indo-Pak reconciliation, says confrontation is not an option
September 28, 2016

Srinagar | (PTK): Maintaining that war is never an option to resolve the issues, Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti today pitched for amicable relations between India and Pakistan to fight the poverty and economic deprivation plaguing the region while underlining the need of a bilateral dialogue to resolve the issues. “The two nuclear armed neighbors must cooperate in the fields of social.

Div Com inspects Jehangir Chowk-Rambagh flyover site
September 28, 2016

Srinagar | (PTK): Divisional Commissioner Kashmir, Mr. Baseer Ahmad Khan today inspected flyover site from Jehangir Chowk- Rambagh crossing and other sub projects being executed by Economic Reconstruction Agency (ERA). Deputy Commissioner Srinagar, Dr. Farooq Ahmad Lone and officers of ERA, besides other concerned officers accompanied the Divisional Commissioner. Divisional Commissioner.

Abdul Haq reviews development projects of Doda, Ramban, Kishtwar
September 28, 2016

Jammu | (PTK): Minister for Rural Development Department and Law & Justice, Abdul Haq, took a comprehensive review of key developmental projects being executed in Doda, Ramban and Kishtwar districts in an officers meeting convened here today. The Minister called for a proactive approach to expedite implementation of development projects so that the benefit of these vital works.

Former Ministers house attacked by Militants in Rajpora
September 28, 2016

Srinagar | (PTK): The house of Former Minister and two time PDP MLA Syed Bashir Ahmad was attacked by suspected militants at Rajpora area of Pulwama district a short while ago . The Cops guarding the House of Syed Bashie returned the Fire. No loss of life or injury was reported.
Syed Bashir parted ways with PDP in 2014 and fought election in 2014 as an Independent Candidate.

Asiea pays surprise visit of old Secretariat
September 28, 2016

Srinagar | (PTK): Minister of State for Social Welfare, Health and Medical Education, Housing and Urban Development Asiea Naqash today paid surprise visit to the Old Secretariat Office Complex and took stock of the functioning of departments under her control. During the surprise visit, the Minister inspected Directorate of Social Welfare, Directorate of Family Welfare, Directorate.

No untoward incident reported from anywhere: Police
September 28, 2016

Srinagar | (PTK): According to a statement issued by the Zonal Police Headquarters Kashmir, the situation across the valley remained by and large peaceful today. “No untoward incident was reported from anywhere,” it said. According to the statement during the day increased movement of traffic was observed in Srinagar city as also in main towns and on the inter-district roads and.