State

2 I/C Chief Engineers given Addl. charge

September 30, 2018
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SRINAGAR, SEP 29: In compliance to order dated 06-09-2018 passed by the Hon’ble High Court in case titled state of J&K & Ors. V/s Jaffar Hassan Samoon & Others, it is hereby ordered that Rajeev Kumar Gandotra, I/C Chief Engineer, RTIC, Jammu shall also look after the charge of the post of Chief Engineer, UEED(J&K) in addition to his own duties till further orders, Abdul Wahid, I/C Chief Engineer, ... Read More

Transfers & postings of Tehsildars /Naib Tehsildars

September 30, 2018
GY CORRESPONDENT SRINAGAR, SEP. 29
Pursuant to the advisory issued by the Chief Electoral Officer, J&K, vide his communication quoted above and in the interest of administration, transfers and postings of Jr.Scale KAS officers/ Tehsildars/ lncharge Tehsildars/Naib Tehsildars looking after the charge of Tehsils (L/A) are hereby ordered with immediate effect. Ashraf Parvaiz, Jr KAS Tehsildar Gool Tehsildar Gundna vice Mahesh Chande... Read More

In an unsuccessful bid to derail elections terrorists intensify attacks

September 28, 2018
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Let the elections come closer, terrorists would further intensify attacks on police, security and election allied people to show their strength. But the fact is that majority of people have lost interest in this gimmick of azaadi and self determination after they had come to know that Pakistan will take a century to reach there where India is today. Above all this security forces are ready to deal... Read More

Govt orders transfers, posting of 7 Pvt Secys

September 28, 2018
srinagar, sep 27 :
The state Government today ordered transfers and postings of seven Private Secretaries with immediate effect:- R.K. Bhat, Principal Private Secretary (HoD Cadre), awaiting orders of adjustment in General Administration Department, is posted as Private Secretary in State Information Commission, Soft Hanief Ahmad, Private Secretary, awaiting orders of adjustment in General Administration Departm... Read More

2 Addl. SP Shifted

September 28, 2018
srinagar, sep 27:
The state Government today ordered transfers and postings of 2 Addl. SP Rank Police Officers with immediate effect:- Liaqat Ali Kalas, under orders of transfer as Addl. SP Poonch is posted as Addl. SP Rajouri and Raja Adil Hamid Ganaie, under orders of transfer as Addl. SP Rajouri is posted as Addl. SP Poonch. Read More

DB expresses displeasure over non-filing of compliance report by Div. Com. Jammu
97 Kanals State Land For Cattle Pound

September 25, 2018
GY CORRESPONDENT JAMMU SEP. 24
Division Bench of the State High Court comprising Justice Dhiraj Singh Thakur and Justice Sanjay Kumar Gupta in the open court expressed displeasure over the non-filing of the compliance report by the Divisional Commissioner Jammu with regard to the implementation of orders dated July, 31, 2018 and September, 11, 2018 whereby the Division Bench had directed the Divisional Commissioner Jammu, Commi... Read More

J&K Govt orders Transfer and Posting 23 SSP,SP Addl SP Ranks officers

September 25, 2018
GY CORRESPONDENT SRINAGAR, SEP. 24
In the interest of administration transfers and postings of Police officers are hereby ordered with immediate effect: - Shri Rahul Malik, IPS (JK: 2009), Commandant, IRP 7th Battalion is transferred and posted as SSP (Security) J&K vice Shri Mohammad Yousuf, Shri Amritpal Singh, IPS (JK: 2014) SP, PC, Anantnag is transferred and posted as SP (North) Jammu against an available vacancy, Shri Ran... Read More

Govt orders Transfers, Postings of 15 KAS officers

September 25, 2018
GY CORRESPONDENT SRINAGAR, SEP. 24
The state government today ordered transfers and postings of 15 KAS officers with immediate effect:- Vikas Sharma, KAS, Joint Transport Commissioner, is transferred and posted as Director, Geology and Mining, J&K, vice Mr. Farooq Ahmad Khan, who shall report to the Industries and Commerce Department for further posting, Mohammad Yousuf Mir, KAS, Additional District Development Commissioner, Kupwa... Read More

Govt orders cancellation of leaves to its employees
"Leaves on medical grounds, study purposes allowed"

September 25, 2018
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Srinagar, Sep 24 : The Jammu and Kashmir government on Monday withdrew the facility of leave to its employees and directed that leaves already sanctioned will be treated to have been cancelled but the leaves sanctioned on medical grounds or study purposes will remain in force The government has issued the Order No.1447-GAD of 2018, in view of the municipal and panchayat elections the process for ... Read More

DB directs to file affidavit with regard to completion of Gandola

September 19, 2018
Jammu, Sep 18: In a Public Interest Litigation filed Inderjeet Khajuria President All Jammu Hotels and Lodges Association Jammu espouses public causes including creation of Artificial Lake in River Tawi and Gandola Project from Mubarakh Mandi to Bahu Fort, A Division Bench of State High Court Comprising Justice Alok Aradhe and Justice Sanjay Kumar Gupta directed AAG to file affidavit with regard... Read More

DB seeks affidaviot from UOI indicating therein various schemes and the funds allocation relating to solid waste management

September 19, 2018
GY CORRESPONDENT JAMMU, SEP. 18 Division Bench of State High Court Comprising Chief Justice Gita Mittal and Justice Dhiraj Singh Thakur directed Union of India to file an affidavit indicating therein various schemes and the funds; funds allocation relating to solid waste management as well as the specific purposes for which the same have to be utilized. DB also directed Union of India... Read More

SAC approves Sub-Committee report on rehabilitation of mule owners operating in Shri Mata Vaishno Devi Ji Katra

September 19, 2018
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The State Administrative Council (SAC), which met here today under the chairmanship of Governor, Shri Satya Pal Malik considered and approved the report of the Sub-Committee constituted by the Government for rehabilitation of Mule owners operating on the track between Katra and the Shrine of Shri Mata Vaishno Devi Ji. The Sub-Committee was constituted by the State Government in pursuance of... Read More

SAC approves Enactment of legislation for constitution of Commercial Courts in JK

September 19, 2018
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The State Administrative Council (SAC), which met here today under the chairmanship of Governor, Shri Satya Pal Malik accorded sanction to the enactment of the Jammu and Kashmir Commercial Courts Bill, 2008 to provide for constitution of Commercial Courts for adjudicating commercial disputes in a speedy and time bound manner; consequently, boosting commercial activities in the State. The bill ... Read More

Administrative Restructuring: SAC approves transfer of expenditure allocation to Finance Deptt
PD&MD to act as Monitoring Deptt

September 19, 2018
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gy Bureau SRINAGAR SEP 18 In a significant decision, the State Administrative Council (SAC), which met here this evening under the chairmanship of Governor Satya Pal Malik approved transfer of expenditure allocation powers from the Planning to the Finance Department. Advisors to Governor, B B Vyas, Shri K Vijay Kumar & Shri Khurshid Ahmad Ganai, Chief Secretary BVR Subrahmanyam and Principal Se... Read More

Govt notifies revised SOPs for State Disaster ReliefFund

September 18, 2018
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SRINAGAR, SEPTEMBER 17: The Governor’s Administration today accorded sanction to the adoption ofrevised Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs) for State Disaster Response Fund (SDRF). According to the order issued by GAD, State Executive Committee (SEC) will place funds at the disposal of Departments/agencies for utilization as per SDRF norms and in line with government rules on financial matters... Read More

22 DySPs transferred

September 16, 2018
GY CORRESPONDENT
SRINAGAR, SEP. 15 Director General of Police (DGP) Dilbag Singh has ordered transfer and postings of 22 Deputy Superintendents of Police (DySPs) with immediate effect. According to the order, Raj Paul Singh, DYSP Traffic South Jammu is transferred and posted as DYSP JKAP-4th Bn Security vice Ajay Sharma. He is further attached with Rajbhawan J&K. Vinod Kumar, DYSP JKAP-8th Bn is transferred ... Read More

41 KAS officers shifted

September 16, 2018
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The Jammu and Kashmir government on Saturday ordered transfers In the interest of administration transfers and postings are hereby ordered with immediate effect: According to a Government Order No.1408—GAD of 2018, Dated:15-09-2018. , issued by the General Administration Department, Sunita Anand, KAS Secretary, J&K Public Service Commission, is transferred and posted as Special Secretary to the... Read More

Govt issues SRO governing Class-IV appointments

September 16, 2018
GY CORRESPONDENT
Govt issues SRO governing Class-IV appointments GY CORRESPONDENT JAMMU, SEP. 15 In exercise of the powers conferred by proviso to section 124 of the Constitution of Jammu and Kashmir Issued SRO 404-Dated: 15-09-2018 and in supersession of all rules/orders pertaining to the procedure for recruitment of Class-IV posts, the Governor hereby directs that the selection of Class-IV posts ... Read More

Govt orders transfers, postings of 7 Under Secys

September 14, 2018
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srinagar, sep 13: The State Government today ordered transfers and postings of Seven Under Secretary Vide Government order No: 1399-GAD of 2018 Dated: 13-09-2018 with immediate effect: - Kuldeep Kumar Gupta, Under Secretary to the Government, Labour and Employment Department, is transferred and posted as Under Secretary to the Government, Youth Services and Sports Department, Bilal Ahmad Najar, U... Read More

Bhupinder Kumar posted as Director, NHM J&K

September 14, 2018
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SRINAGAR, SEP 13: In pursuance of the orders of the High Court dated 09.08.2018 passed in SWP No. 144312018 and 176912018 titled Dr. Mohan Singh Vs State & others and Dr. Yashpal Sharma Vs State and others, and in the interest of administration, Bhupinder Kumar, IAS (JK:2011), Additional Chief Executive Officer, Shri Amarnathji Shrine Board, is recalled and posted as Mission Director, National Hea... Read More

4 KAS Officers shuffled

September 12, 2018
GOLDEN YUG
srinagar,sep 11: In the interest of administration, the transfers and postings are hereby ordered with immediate effect. Mr. Nazim Zai Khan, KAS, Director, Horticulture, Planning and Marketing, J&K, is transferred and posted as Special Secretary to the Government, Finance Department, Shahnawaz Bukhari, KAS, under orders of transfer as Programme Officer, ICDS Project, Srinagar, is posted as Direc... Read More

97 Kanals State Land identified for Cattle Pound. DB directs Div. Com, Commr. JMC , DC Jammu and SSP Jammu to take possession within 10 days

September 12, 2018
GOLDEN YUG
Jammu, September-11-2018-(JNF):- A Division Bench of the State High Court comprising First Puisne Judge Justice Alok Aradhe and Justice Sanjay Kumar Gupta today directed Divisional Commissioner Jammu, Commissioner Jammu Municipal Corporation , Deputy Commissioner Jammu and Senior Superintendent Of Police Jammu to take over possession of 97 Kanals of State Land situated at village Seri Khurd, Te... Read More

7 BDOs shifted

September 12, 2018
GY CORRESPONDENT
JAMMU, SEPT. 11: Govt. today in continuation of its order No. 219-RD&PR of 2018 dated: 28.08.2018, ordered transfers and postings of officers in Department of Rural Development and Panchayati Raj as Block Development Officers. Joni Kumar presently awaiting orders of adjustment posted at BDO Akhnoor (Old), Jammu. Anshumali Sharma presently awaiting orders of adjustment posted at BDO Ramgarh, ... Read More

6 IAS & 3 KAS Officers shuffled

September 11, 2018
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In the interest of administration, the transfers and postings are hereby ordered with immediate effect. Atal Dulloo, IAS(JK:1989), awaiting orders of adjustment in the General Administration Department, is posted as Principal Secretary to the Government, Health and Medical Education Department. He shall also hold the additional charge of the post of Director, Health Services, Kashmir, till further... Read More

Kerala floods: Govt orders deduction of day’s salary of employees

September 11, 2018
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The governor administration on Monday ordered deduction of an amount equivalent to one day’s salary of every employee (voluntary for Non-Gazetted employees) from the salary for September as a contribution towards relief for Kerala Floods victims. According to an order issued here, the amount deducted shall be remitted by the concerned DDO’s to account number under the title “Relief & Rehabilitatio... Read More

Transfers and posting of Jr. Scale KAS Officers, Tehsildars,I/c Tehsildars, in Revenue Deptt

September 11, 2018
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In the interest of administration, the transfers and postings of Jr. Scale KAS officers; Tehsildars/ Incharge Tehsildar / Naib Tehsildars looking after the charge of Tehsils (L/A) are hereby ordered with immediate effect.Manisha Kant. Jr.KAS presently awaiting orders of adjustment in the Rev. Deptt posted at Tehsildar, J&K Special Tribunal Jammu, against available vacancy.Rizwan Asgar, Jr.KAS pres... Read More

3 DySPs shifted

September 09, 2018
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In partial modification to PHQ Order No. 4524 of 2018 dated 06.09.2018, it is hereby ordered that Dr. Sunniya, DYSP Crime Branch Jammu, under orders of transfer as SDPO Akhnoor vice Munish Kumar is posted as SDPO Gandhi Nagar Jammu vice Mohammad Rafiq Manhas.Munish Kumar, DYSP, under orders of posting as DYSP 1R-8th Bn shall continue as SDPO Akhnoor.Mohammad Rafiq Manhas, SDPO Gandhi Nagar Jam... Read More

Kiran Raina directed to report GAD

September 08, 2018
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In the interest of administration, Ms. Kiran Raina, Assistant Director in the Directorate of Stationery and Office Supplies, MK, is recalled and directed to report to the General Administration Department for further posting. Read More

33 Principals transferred & posted

September 08, 2018
GOLDEN YUG
JAMMU, SEP 7: In the interest of administration, the g transfers and postings of Principals/I/c Principals and equivalent are hereby ordered with immediate effect.Baldev Singh now attached with DSE Jammu transfer and posted at HSS Jandrah, Jammu vice Sunil Nanda, Sunil Nanda now HSS Jandrah, Jammu transfer and posted at HSS Batote, Ramban. He will join at his new place of posting on 01.10.2018 aft... Read More

Officers asked to abide by transfer/posting orders within two

September 08, 2018
GOLDEN YUG
It has been brought to the notice of the Government that certain officers transferred in the recent past have not joined their new places of postings and are continuing at their previous places of postings without any authorization. The matter has been viewed seriously. It is enjoined upon the officers concerned who have been transferred under different Government Orders in the recent past but hav... Read More

Committees constituted to facilitate conduct of elections to Municipal Bodies and Panchayats

September 08, 2018
GOLDEN YUG
Governor Administration today accorded sanction to the constitution of Committees Vide State Administrative Council Decision No. 55/10/2018 dated 31.08.2018 to ensure smooth inter-departmental coordination to facilitate the conduct of elections to the Municipal Bodies and Panchayats in the State. For Urban Local Bodies elections,Financial Commissioner, Housing & Urban Development Department as i... Read More

Superintendents Jail transferred

September 07, 2018
GOLDEN YUG
In the interests of administration, transfers and adjustments of officers are hereby ordered with immediate effect.Javed Masood Fazili Sr. Superintendent Jail (On leave) from Central Jail Jammu, Kotbhalwal is transferred and posted at Prisons Directorate as Officer on Special Duty (OSD), Harish Kotwal, Superintendent Jail from Central Jail Jammu Kotbhalwal is transferred and posted at District Jai... Read More

3 Police officers shifted

September 07, 2018
GOLDEN YUG
As approved in the establishment board meeting, the officers are hereby transferred and posted with immediate effect.Inspr. Varinder Gupta from DPL Jammu is transferred and posted at P/S Pacca Danga as SHO, Inspector Gurmeet Singh from P/S Gharota is transferred and posted at DPL, Jammu, SI Dheeraj Nagpal from P/S Pacca Danga is transferred and posted at P/S Gharota as SHO. Read More

Transfers, postings in DIPR
9 Jr scale KAS Officers among 13 posted as DIOs

September 06, 2018
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SRINAGAR, SEPTEMBER 5: The Government today ordered transfer and posting of officers in the Information Department. According to the order the services of Ahsanul Haq Chisti, Assistant Director awaiting orders of adjustment in the administrative department has been placed at the disposal of Directorate of Information for further deployment. Jahangir Ahmad, Junior Scale KAS, awaiting orders o... Read More

Centralized control room for intelligent traffic signal system still a distant reality
JMC deliberately shielding M/s DIMTS Ltd for missing deadlines to complete work worth Rs 14.25 crores

September 06, 2018
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Installation of intelligent traffic signal lights done haphazardly The track record of Jammu Municipal Corporation (JMC) in undertaking and assigning developmental works has been quite dismal. As a result of which JMC, swiftly losing credibility resulting in immense suffering to general public whose hard earned money paid in the form of taxes consistently is being misused every now and then. It... Read More

8 Police SIs shifted

September 05, 2018
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As approved in the establishment board meeting, the officers are hereby transferred and posted with immediate effect.SI Arti Thakur from P/S Pacca Danga transferred and posted at P/S Women as SHO, SI Purab Singh from PP Chowk Chabutra transferred and posted at PP Sarwal as Incharge, SI Parvaiz Ahmad Khanday from PP Gujjar Nagar transferred and posted at PP Sidhra as Incharge, SI Zaheer Mushtaq fro... Read More

3 Private Secretaries shifted

September 05, 2018
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In the interest of administration transfers and postings are hereby ordered with immediate effect.Ajaz Hussain Qureshi, Private Secretary to Advisor (K), is transferred and shall report in the General Administration Department till further posting. Munish Gupta, Private Secretary in the Governor"s Secretariat is transferred and posted as Private Secretary to Advisor (K), vice Mr. Ajaz Hussain Qure... Read More

Jan given Addl charge of SE SKIMS Soura

September 05, 2018
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In the interest of administration, Mushtaq Ahrnad Jan, I/c Superintending Engineer, Mechanical Engineering Department, Srinagar, shall also hold the charge of post of Superintending Engineer (Mechanical) SKIMS Soura , in addition to his own duties, till further orders. Read More

2 IPS Officers shuffled

September 05, 2018
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In the interest of administration, the transfers and postings are hereby ordered with immediate effect.Dr. B. Srinivas, IPS (JK: 1990), awaiting orders of posting, is posted as ADGP, CID vice Shri A. G. Mir, IPS . AG Mir, IPS (JK: 1994) ADGP, CID is transferred and posted as ADGP, Headquarters PHQ against available vacancy. Read More

Committee constituted to formulate development plan for Courts

September 02, 2018
Sanction is hereby accord to the constitution of a committee to formulate the development plan for Courts, especially subordinate Courts, as per the directions issued by the Hon’ble Supreme Court of India in Interlocutory Application No. 279 of 2010 in Writ Petition (Civil) No. 1022 of 1989 titled All India Judges Association Vs Union of India and Others. The committee comprising of Principal Secr... Read More

6 PLOs, 2 DLOs shuffled to fill vacant posts

September 02, 2018
In the interest of administration and to fill up the vacant positions due to transfers of officers vide Government Order No. 4637-LDEstt. Of 2018 dated: 21.08.2018, sanction is accorded to the transfers and postings with immediate effect.Mtr. Gufran Afroz Banday, PLO present place of posting Awaiting orders of adjustment in the Department transferred to State Commission for Women.Muneer-ul-Hassan ... Read More

17 Jr Engineers shifted in different Deptts

September 02, 2018
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In the interest of administration, the transfers and postings of Junior Engineers are hereby ordered with immediate effect.Ranjeet Singh (JE) present place of posting Tourism Department transferred and he will report to Chief Engineer, R&B, Kashmir for further posting.Sunil Raina (JE) present place of posting Floriculture Deptt. Jammu transferred and report to Chief Engineer, R&B, Jammu for furthe... Read More

22 members of J&K Accounts (Gazetted) Services shuffled

September 01, 2018
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In the interest of administration, the transfers/postings of the members of J&K Accounts (Gazetted) Service are hereby made with immediate effect.Joginder Kumar Sharma, CAO, Government Medical College, Jammu has been transferred and posted as CAO, Jammu Municipal Corporation against available vacancy.Arshad Choudhary, CAO, Chief Engineer, Public Works (R&B) Department, Jammu, Deputy Director, Au... Read More

2 I/C Principals of +2 HSS shifted

September 01, 2018
GOLDEN YUG
In the interest of administration, the transfers and postings of I/C Principal of +2 Higher Secondary Schools are hereby ordered with immediate effect. Bharat Bushan present place of posting HSS Trespone, Kargil is posted at Camp HSS Durga Nagar, Jammu against available vacancy. Bishamber Dass Sharma presently posted at ASHRM HSS Sankoo, Kargil is posted at DEPO Samba against available vacancy.... Read More

24 Jr KAS Officers shifted

September 01, 2018
GOLDEN YUG
Consequent upon the placement of services of Jr. KAS Officers by the General Administration Department at the disposal of Social Welfare Department in terms of Government Order No. 1237-GAD of 2018 dated: 04.08.2018 and Government Order No. 1245-GAD of 2018 dated: 07.08.2018, transfers and postings are hereby ordered, in the interest of administration, with immediate effect.Mrs. Nayeem-un-Nisa, DS... Read More

Engineer suspended for financial mismanagement

August 31, 2018
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REASI, AUG 30: Acting on complaint of financial mismanagement, the District Development Commissioner Reasi, Prasanna Ramaswamy G, today placed MK Vikram, I/C Executive Engineer, PWD, Division Mahore under suspension. Meanwhile, the DDC has ordered a departmental enquiry into the matter shall be conducted by Superintendent Engineer, PWD, Udhampur-Reasi circle. "The matter was brought to the noti... Read More

KAS Riyaz Ahmad appointed Secretary, JKBOSE

August 31, 2018
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SRINAGAR, AUG 30: In exercise of the powers conferred by section (14) of the Jammu and Kashmir State Board of School Education Act, 1975 (Act No. XXVIII of 1975), and in supersession of notification SRO 329 of 2018, dated 27.07.2018, the Government hereby appoint Riyaz Ahmad, KAS as Secretary, Jammu and Kashmir State Board of School Education (JKBOSE) for a period of two years from the date of i... Read More

DB issue notice in PIL seeking CBI probe into selections made by PSC since 2015

August 30, 2018
GY CORRESPONDENT JAMMU, AUG. 29
In a Public Interest Litigation filed by Jammu Province Peoples" Forum Jammu seeking probe by Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) into all the selections made by Jammu and Kashmir Public Service Commission since its reconstitution in July 2015 alleging that deep-rooted nexus in the premier recruiting agency has led to discrimination with deserving candidates from Jammu division. A D... Read More

32 BDOs transferred & posted

August 30, 2018
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SRINAGAR, AUG 29: Consequent upon the services of Junior Scale KAS officers placed at the disposal of Department of Rural Development and Panchayati Raj vide Governemt Order No. (s) 1236-GAD of 2018 dated: 04.08.2018, No. 1237-GAD of 2018 dated: 04.08.2018, No. 1039-GAD of 2018 dated: 22.06.2018, No. 1243-GAD of 2018 dated: 07.08.2018 dated and No. 1245-GAD of 2018 dated: 07.08.2018 read with No. ... Read More

2 Jr. KAS officer shiffted

May 16, 2018
gy correspondent srinagar may 15 J&K Govt. ordered transfer in the civil administration. In the interest of administration, the services of Mr. Din Mohammad & Mr. Aamir Choudhary, Junior Scale KAS Officers of 2011 batch, presently deployed in the Department of Rural Development and Panchayati Raj and Hospitality and Protocol respectively in terms of Government Order No. 279-GAD of 2018 dated 20.... Read More

PIL seeking SVO probe in ‘Allotment Scam in JMC’
DB extended 10 days further time for reply by GAD, H&UDD, SVO, Ex-IAS Officer & Others

May 16, 2018
gy correspondent Jammu may 15 A Division Bench of the State High Court comprising Justice Alok Aradhe and Justice Sanjay Gupta today in the open court extended 10 days further time for filing of response by the Commissioner/Secretary to Govt. of J&K General Administration Department, Commissioner/Secretary to Govt. of J&K Housing and Urban Development Department, Director Vigilance State Vigilan... Read More

HC stay selection/appointment of 29 AEs (electricals)

May 16, 2018
gy correspondent Jammu may 15 Justice Dhiraj Singh Thakur of J&K High Court stayed the selection/appointment of 29 Assistant Engineers (Electrical). While styaing the slection/appointment, Justice Dhiraj Singh Thakur after hearing Adv Abhinav Sharma appearing for the petitioners, observed that Petitioners challenge the selection conducted by the Public Service Commission (P.SC) inter alia on Ih... Read More

13 promoted as Under Secretaries

May 16, 2018
Gy correspondent Srinagar may 15 The State Government has accorded sanction for regular promotion of thirteen Section Officers as Under Secretaries in their own pay and grade, with charge allowance in the Jammu and Kashmir Secretaries (G) Service-I. The promoted officers include Ghulam-Mohi-ud-din, Braham Raj, Rajinder Singh, Arifa Ashraf, Mohammad Iqbal Lone, Surjeet Singh-I, Sanjeev Kumar, Mo... Read More

Zulfikar seeks time to resolve SSA salary issue
Says ‘I am custodian of the rights of teachers, want one time settlement of salary issue’

May 16, 2018
gy correspondent Srinagar May 15 Minister for School Education Chowdhary Zulfikar Tuesday sought time to resolve the issue of the timely disbursement of salaries to SSA teachers and regretted the use of force by police in quelling the protests by the teachers in Srinagar two days back. Talking to over phone Zulfikar said “the issue of the salary of SSA teachers is very chronic as the SSA teac... Read More

Dogras love for BJP diminishing after they were left in lurch Cadre anguished over induction of nonperformer Sat Sharma
Voters & supporters ready with counter Jhumlas to teach traitors

May 15, 2018
RS Jamwal jammu may 14 City of temples lost its past glory in the hands of those who in the name of democracy infect cheated Jammuites. People of Jammu in the recent past trusted words of PM Modi and his saffron party despite being lesser known and with fielding weak candidates won state assembly elections with a thumping majority, Courtesy participation and support of unsuspected local folks. ... Read More

3 IAS, 3 KAS Officers transferred

May 15, 2018
gy correspondent srinagar may 14 The Government today ordered transfer and posting of IAS & KAS Officers with immediate effect. Mr. Lokesh Dutt Jha, IAS(JK:1986), Financial Commissioner, Revenue, J&K, has been transferred and posted as Vice-Chairman/Director General, J&K Institute of Management, Public Administration and Rural Development, relieving Mr. Khurshid Ahmed, IAS, Commissioner/Secretar... Read More

DB quahses SAC’s reccommedations

May 15, 2018
gy correspondent Jammu may 14 A Division Bench of State High Court Comprising Justice Alok Aradhe and Justice MK Hanjura today quashed the recommedations passed by State Accountablity Commission against two Deputy Commissioners namely Ashok Parmar & Atul Dullo, Basant Ram, the then Tehsildar; Om Prakash the then Girdawar; Saleem Bandey, the then Patwari. The Commission in its report dated 30.0... Read More

Govt orders attachment of Dy Commissioner Relief (Migrants)
No registration needed for visiting Mela Kheer Bhawani: Javaid Mustafa Mir

May 15, 2018
gy correspondent SRINAGAR MAY 14 Making it clear that there are no orders from the Government for registration of pilgrims for visiting Mela Kheer Bhawani, The Minister for Disaster Management, Relief, Rehabilitation & Reconstruction, Javaid Mustafa Mir today said that a high-level inquiry committee has been constituted to investigate the issuance of a notice by the Deputy Commissioner Relief... Read More

Tasleem Arief is new Additional Sessions Judge Anticorruption Jammu

May 15, 2018
gy correspondent Jammu may 14 According to the order issued by Registrar General J&K High Court Sanjay Dhar that In the interest of administration Shri Tasleem Arief, Additional District and Sessions Judge, Handwara is transferred and posted as Additional Sessions Judge, Anti-Corruption Cases, Jammu with immediate effect against a vacant post thereby relieving Ms. Sonia Gupta, Special Judge Anti... Read More

Court acquits couple in murder case

May 13, 2018
gy correspondent Jammu may 12 Principal Sessions Judge Kathua Sanjeev Gupta today acquitted Bishan Dass and his wife Usha Devi in murder case with the observations that the circumstances relied upon by the prosecution are not established by convincing evidence and they do not form a complete chain pointing to the involvement of the accused and therefore prosecution has failed to establish the gu... Read More

Er. Rasheed expresses sympathy with Dr. Nirmal Singh

May 13, 2018
gy correspondent SRINAGAR MAY 12 Expressing sympathy with Dr. Nirmal Singh, who is speaker of J&K Legislative Assembly, for his revelations of being harassed by Army at Nagrota in connection with construction of his house, AIP Supremo and MLA Langate Er. Rasheed has demanded that world should learn if the most powerful man of Sangh Parivar is facing harassment at the hands of Army what could be ... Read More

Court reject bail of heroine smuggler

May 13, 2018
gy correspondent Jammu may 12 Principal Sessions Judge Kathua Sanjeev Gupta today rejected the bail application of Zorawar Singh S/O Baldev Singh R/O Dhanore, Tehsil and District Kathua from whose possession herion was recovered. Court after hearing Adv Gourav Sharma for the accused whereas PP BB Sharma for the state observed that pendency of a criminal case, as such, may not be always a bar f... Read More

Police chief directs IGP to take action twitter user for his abusive tweet
Have lodged FIR; says police

May 13, 2018
gy correspondent Srinagar May 12 Days after a twitter user used abusive language against people of Kashmir, Director General of Police (DGP), Shesh Pal Vaid on Saturday directed Inspector General of Police (IGP) Kashmir range to lodge an FIR against a twitter user for using abusive language against Kashmiris. DGP while talking to Kashmir News Service (KNS) over phone said that he has directed Sw... Read More

17 DySPs transferred and posted

May 13, 2018
gy correspondent srinagar may 12 In the interest of administration transfer and posting of ASP/Dy Superintendents of Police has been ordered with immediate effect.Shri Utkarsh, IPS (JK-15), ASP Hqrs Ganderbal is transferred and posted as ASP PCR Srinagar against Leave Reserve post of DYSP.Shri Vivek Shekar Sharma, DYSP JKAP-14thBn is transferred and posted as DYSP JKAP 8thBn against available va... Read More

JMC rehri zones sublet for other purposes Secretary, JMC acknowledged illegal rehries presence on city roads
High Court orders noncompliance by JMC

May 12, 2018
gy correspondent Jammu may 11 Incompetency and insincerity of JMC officials not only causing harm to beauty of Jammu, it’s one of the only reason of overcrowded city roads and footpaths. JMC secretary, AC Revenue, Chief Enforcement Officer besides other dozens of low rank officials of JMC are the culprits who to safeguard their personal interest are moving in the city with closed eyes. Said offi... Read More

Junior Scale KAS Officer posted APS with Minister for Agriculture Production

May 12, 2018
gy correspondent srinagar may 11 In the interest of administration, Mr. Sartaj Hussain Madni, Junior Scale KAS Officer, presently deployed in the Industries and Commerce Department, is transferred and posted as Additional Private Secretary with the Hon"ble Minister for Agriculture Production. Read More

Two SPs shifted

May 12, 2018
gy correspondent srinagar may 11 In the interest of administration, the transfers and postings of Police officers, are ordered from the date(s), they have taken over. Shri Nasir Ahmad, SP Dy. Commandant IR-17th Bn is transferred and posted as Addl. SP Kathua vide Shri Sanjay Kumar Parihar. Shri Sanjay Kumar Parihar, Addl. SP Kathua is transferred and posted as Addl SP Ramban against an availabl... Read More

Muneef Buchh posted in Chief Minister’s Grievance cell

May 12, 2018
gy correspondent SRINAGAR APRIL 10 Muneef Buchh, Junior System Engineer of Information Technology Department today transferred to Chief Minister’s Grievance Cell as I.T Professional on ex-cader basis with immediate effect. The official shall retain his lien, seniority and promotion prospects in his parent department. Read More

Complaint against officers/officials of PHE Sub Division Thathri
Three members Inquiry Committee constituted to fix responsibility

May 12, 2018
gy correspondent srinagar may 11 Govt today accorded sanction to constitution of a committee for fixing the responsibility of the officers/officials of PHE Sub Division Thathri involved in double drawl of Rs. 11,000/- in favour of Sh.Sub-Division Dachhan from the Local Bodies Division-I, Jammu as well. The committee comprises of Devinder Singh Charak, Superintending Engineer Hydraulic Circle Dod... Read More

HC direct not fill-up post of MD Anesthesia under SC

May 11, 2018
gy correspondent Jammu may 10 In a petition filed by Akhil Kumar Gupta seeking quashment of the allotment of MD Anesthesia seat to the Babli Atri vide notification no. 31-BOPEE of 2018 dated 7.5.2018 being in utter breach of and in contravention of Rule 15 of the J&K Reservation Rules, 2005. Justice Alok Aradhe of J&K High Court Jammu Wing after hearing Adv Veenu Gupta for the petitioner, direc... Read More

Mehbooba Mufti’s idea of ‘unilateral ceasefire’ against ‘national interest’: BJP

May 11, 2018
gy correspondent Jammu may 10 The Jammu and Kashmir unit of BJP on Thursday rejected Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti’s suggestion for a unilateral ceasefire in the wake of Ramzan and Amarnath Yatra, claiming such a measure was not in “national interest”. “We have a strong view…Unilateral ceasefire in the present situation is not in national interest at all,” state unit’s chief spokesperson Sunil S... Read More

Staff posted in personal section of Minister for SE, Haj & Auqaf and TA

May 11, 2018
gy correspondent srinagar may 10 In the interest of administration, Mr. Arun Kishore Kotwal, KAS, Officer on Special Duty (OSD) and Mr. Ram Krishan Bhat, Principal Private Secretary, who were previously working in the personal section of the then Hon"ble Minister for Food, Civil Supplies & Consumer Affairs and Tribal Affairs are transferred and posted in the personal section of Hon"ble Minister ... Read More

HUD Minister gets OSD

May 11, 2018
gy correspondent srinagar may 10 In the interest of administration, Mr. Narinder Khajuria, KAS, Additional Secretary to the Government, Power Development Department, is transferred and posted as Officer on Special Duty with the Hon"ble Minister for Housing and Urban Development. Read More

Recommendations of the Human Rights Commission are not binding upon the Government : HC

May 10, 2018
gy correspondent Jammu may 9 In a petition filed by Ghulam Ahmad political worker of the Indian National Congress seeking direction to the state to restore the residential accommodation meant for protected persons in Hall No.1 of Hotel Snow Peak Zero Bridge Rajbagh Srinagar, Justice MK Hanjura while dismissing the petition observed that recommendations of the Human Rights Commission are not bin... Read More

Chairman of District Development Boards nominated

May 10, 2018
gy correspondent srinagar may 9 In supersession of Government order No. 100-PD Of 2018 dated 21-3-2018 read with Government order No. 178-PD of 2018 dated 04-04- 2018, sanction is hereby accorded to the nomination of the chairman of the District Development Boards shown with immediate effect by the Govt. Planning and Monitoring Department by Govt. order No. 200-PD of 2018 dated 09-0... Read More

OSD with Speaker posted OSD with Dy CM

May 10, 2018
gy correspondent srinagar may 9 In the interest of administration, Mr. Vinod Kumar Malhotra, Principal Private Secretary (HOD Cadre), presently posted as Officer on Special Duty with the Hon"ble Speaker, J&K Legislative Assembly, is transferred and posted as Officer on Special Duty with the Hon"ble Deputy Chief Minister, J&K with immediate effect. Read More

KAS officer designated as Commr/Secy

May 10, 2018
gy correspondent srinagar may 9 In terms of provison to sub-rule (5) of Rule 21 of the Jammu and Kashmir Administrative Service Rules, Dr. Abdul Rashid, KAS, Secretary to the Government, Department of Food, Civil Supplies and Consumer Affairs, is hereby designated as Commissioner/Secretary to the Government, Department of Food, Civil Supplies and Consumer Affairs, with immediate effect. Read More

IAS, KAS officers shifted

May 10, 2018
gy correspondent srinagar may 9 In the interest of administration, Mr. Rigzian Sampheal, IAS (UP:2003), presently on inter-cadre deputation to J&K and awaiting orders of posting in the General Administration Department, is posted as Secretary to the Government, Tourism Department. Mr. Shah Faesal, IAS (JK:2010), Managing Director, J&K State Power Development Corporation, under orders of transfer... Read More

Unchecked corruption cause of unhygienic conditions Principal GMC floated norms to favour Sulabh International
Cleanliness of SMGS Hospital at stake

May 09, 2018
gy correspondent jammu may 8 On receipt of numerous complaints with regard to poor sanitary conditions prevailing, from patients and their attendants of SMGS Hospital Jammu. A team of reporters along with members of NGOs visited the hospital to cross check the cause of emerging complaints. On their visit and after interacting with patients and their attendants they were told that cleanliness in ... Read More

Nagendra Jamwal posted as OSD with Minister for Forests

May 09, 2018
gy correspondent SRINAGAR MAY 08 Nagendra Singh Jamwal, KAS, Additional Secretary to the Government, Industries andCommerce Department, has been transferred and posted as Officer on Special Duty with the Minister for Forest, Ecology and Environment. Mr Jamwal has earlier also served as Joint Director Information Jammu. Mr Ranjeet Singh, KAS, Registrar, Sales Tax Tribunal, J&K, has been transfer... Read More

Private Secretary shifted

May 09, 2018
gy correspondent srinagar may 8 In the interest of administration, Mr. Rakesh Kumar Sharma, Private Secretary of J&K Secretariat (Gazetted) Service-II, is hereby transferred and posted as Private Secretary with Minister for Housing and Urban Development. Read More

2 SOs shuffled

May 09, 2018
gy correspondent srinagar may 8 In the interest of administration, the transfers and postings of Section Officers of the J&K Secretariat (Subordinate) Service are hereby ordered with immediate effect. Mr. Rajesh Kumar, Section Officer, Agriculture Production Department is transferred and posted in the J&K Services Selection Board.Mr. lshwar Dutt, Section Officer, J&K Services Selection Board, is... Read More

Commissioner JMC running with hares & hunting with hounds JMC in deep slumber over unabated violations of Master Plan Jammu 2032
Illegal constructions making mockery of PDP-BJP claims of transparency

May 08, 2018
gy correspondent jammu may 7 Neither Commissioner JMC Ramesh Kumar IAS nor his subordinates have moral courage at least to accept as they are indulging in corrupt practices and for their personal gains blatantly allowing violations of Master Plan 2032. Illegal constructions across Jammu city are at its peak despite being brought under notice of Commissioner JMC from time to time and his concerne... Read More

16 DySPs of Police shifted

May 08, 2018
GY correspondent srinagar may 7 In the interest of administration, transfer and posting of the Dy. Superintendents of Police ordered with immediate effect. Shri RavinderSingh, DYSP PC Srinagar is transferred and Posted as SDPO Border Kathua vice Shri Raghubir Singh ShriRaies Ahmed Mir. DYSP IR-3rd Bn is transferred and posted a, DYSP Traffic Srinagar against Leave Reserve Post of DYSP ShriSajad... Read More

3 KAS officers shuffled

May 08, 2018
gy correspondent jammu may 7 In the interest of administration, the transfers and postings are hereby ordered with immediate effect. Mr. Ashok Kumar Sharma, KAS, Additional Deputy Commissioner, Kathua, is transferred and posted as Deputy Commissioner, Commercial Taxes (Appeals- II), Jammu, vice Mr. Rakesh Magotra.Mr. Rakesh Magotra, KAS, Deputy Commissioner, Commercial Taxes (Appeals-II), Jammu,... Read More

2 Private Secretaries swap their places of postings

May 08, 2018
gy correspondent srinagar may 7 In the interest of administration, Mr. Mirza Shahid Ali Beigh, Private Secretary with Administrative Secretary, Agriculture Production Department and Ms. Babita kumara Pandita, Private Secretary with Administrative Secretary, Social Welfare Department shall swap their places of postings with immediate effect. Read More

2 killed, 22 injured in road accident in Rajouri

May 08, 2018
gy correspondent JAMMU may 7 A 5-year-old girl was among two persons killed and 22 others injured when a vehicle met with an accident in Rajouri district this evening, police said.A vehicle met with an accident as it skidded off the road and rolled down into a gorge in Rajouri resulting in death of driver and a minor 5-year old girl, a police officer said.Police and Army personnel rushed to the ... Read More

JK Bank Chairmain Suspended 4 offcialls of Ompora Bank branch
Fraudulent withdrawal of money

May 06, 2018
gy correspondent srinagar may 5 Responding swiftly to the news item regarding fraudulent withdrawal of money from the customers" accounts at the bank’s B/U Dada Ompora since 2014, the Bank has already put four of the suspected officials under suspension. The chairman & CEO, Parvez Ahmed, while responding to the issue has said, "The disciplinary proceedings have been initiated and the culprits w... Read More

HC quash FIR and seeks complaince on queries

May 06, 2018
Jammu may 5 Justice MK Hanjura of J&K High Court Jammu Wing today quashed FIR NO 78/2013 registered at Police Station Gandhi Nagar, Jammu, against the petitioners for the commission of offences under Sections 426, 420, 467, 468, 471 & 406 RPC, along with all other proceedings emanating therefrom. While quashing FIR, Justice MK Hanjura after hearing Adv Sachin Gupta for the petitioners whereas Sr... Read More

Deck clear for Appointments of 36 Junior Physiotherapists
HC vacates stay order and directs SSRB to re-work select list within four weeks

May 06, 2018
gy correspondent Jammu may 5 In a significant judgment, Justice Dhiraj Singh Thakur of Jammu and Kashmir High Court (Jammu Wing) has disposed of a batch of 11 writ petitions wherein challenge had been thrown to the selection of 36 Junior Physiotherapists selected by J&K SSRB way back in October, 2015 and because of the interim directions issued in several writ petitions the appointments had been... Read More

Court decision on CBI probe will be respected, demand on CBI probe has no merit: Naeem Akhtar
Calls upon youth to shun the path of militancy

May 06, 2018
gy correspondent Srinagar May 05 Minister for Public Works Nayeem Akhter on Saturday said that called upon the youth to shun the path of militancy as paths shown by prophet Muhammad (SAW) and his followers are far better routes that take Muslims to heaven. According to the KNS correspondent, talking to reports in Srinagar Akhter said called upon the youth to shun the path of militancy. He said ... Read More

No question of cancelling written test for selection of 125 posts of Naib Tehsildars: Sheikh
Boy uploaded video to attract public attention

May 05, 2018
gy correspondent jammu may 4 The State Services Selection Board has no plans to cancel the written test conducted for the selection of 125 posts of Naib Tehsildars recently and the process for declaration of the results of the written test is on. Secretary J&K Services Selection Board Ghulam Hassan Sheikh said “a youth who had put a video on social media was approached police and his claim was... Read More

HC restrain from opreating the seniorty list for making promotions to ETO

May 05, 2018
gy correspondent Jammu may 4 Petitioners challenge seniority list dated 04.06.2012, which shows them junior to the private respondents. In the year 2017, it appears that somebody filed an application under th RTI Act with the SSRB seeking merit position obtained by the candidates in the selection process and after going through the same the petitioners came to know that the seniority list had be... Read More

Govt invites Clerical Cadre for meeting
Jammu based representative not invited, Order mentions incorrect date and wrong person as President

May 05, 2018
gy correspondent Srinagar may 4 Jammu Kashmir Government has invited Clerical Cadre for talks to resolve pay anomaly issue. However, instead of inviting the incumbent president of JK Ladakh All Departments Clerical Association Ali Muhammad Mir, order issued by Private Secretary to Minister for Finance, Labour and Employment mentions Muhamamd Sultan as President who has left the post a year ago. ... Read More

Nazir Yatoo likely to resign from PDP

May 05, 2018
gy correspondent Srinagar May 4 Ruling People’s Democratic Party leader and incumbent Vice Chairman JK Cements is likely to resign from the party, reliable sources told news agency. Sources said a number of senior leaders are unhappy with the party high command over continuing its alliance with Bhartiya Janata Party. These leaders are mulling to leave the party. As per sources, Engineer Nazir A... Read More

COBO notices an eye wash Commissioner JMC abused authority for personal gains
Unauthorised constructions unabated

May 04, 2018
gy correspondent jammu may 3 Minister of state for Housing and Urban Development department Asiea Naqash a wiser wish that Master Plan Jammu 2032 will be instrumental in encouraging planned and sustainable development of Jammu city during next twenty years is of no consequence for guardians of MPJ-2032. Govt of J&K vide Cabinet decision No. 27/02/2017 dated 13-2-2017 brought into force JMP-20... Read More

Opreate waiting list JE Civil posts which are available for last one year : HC to State

May 04, 2018
gy correspondment Srinagar may 3 Justice Ali Mohammad Magrey while allowing the petition, directed State to operate the waiting list of Junior Engineers (Civil) against those vacant posts, which have become available within the period of one year from the date when the recommendation for appointment was made by the Service Selection Board to the State Government, against respective categories, w... Read More

DB directs State to furnish particulars of expenditure on Security Cover and Medicare facilities on Sepratists
DB directs CS to take decision for installation of biometric attendance in all Govt Offices

May 04, 2018
gy correspondent Jammu may 3 In a Public Interest Litigation filed by Deewakar Sharma seeking withdrawal the security cover provided to the Sepratists as well as Hurriyat Leader and other persons who are indulging in anti-national activities against the national interest in the State of Jammu and Kashmir. A Division Bench of State High Court Comprising Justice Alok Aradhe and Justice MK Hanjur... Read More

Licenses of 14 outlets of medicine suspended for two days in Kupwara
Drug Control deptt inspects various medical shops on Wed, Thurs

May 04, 2018
gy correspondent Srinagar May 03 Drug Control Department inspected various medical shops in north Kashmir’s Kupwara district during which the licenses of 14 medical shops were suspended for two days. The two days inspection team headed by Assistant Drug Controller Baramulla Mohammad Bashir Banday and Kupwara, Drug inspectors including Dr Shabir Ahmad, Shabir Ahmad Pandit, Feroz Ahmad, Naseer Ah... Read More

JK Bank customers allege fraudulent withdrawal of Rs 1 crore from accounts

May 04, 2018
gy correspondent Srinagar May 3 Scores of customers of JK Bank Dad Ompora branch in Chadoora area of central Kashmir"s Budgam district on Thursday held a protest demonstration against bank authorities alleging that an amount to the tune of rupees 1 crore has been fraudulently withdrawn from their accounts. Dozens of customers held a demonstration outside SDM office Chadoora against the withdraw... Read More

Anganwadi workers protest for salary hike, other benefits

May 04, 2018
gy correspondent Jammu may 3 Anganwadi Workers and Helpers Association (AWHA) today staged protest and demanded increase in honorarium.Large number of the protesters assembled here raising anti-Government slogans. The protesters demanded increase in honorarium for both workers and helpers in Anganwadi centres. The protesters said that they have repeatedly requested the State Government to incr... Read More

Clerks continue stir over pay anomalies

May 04, 2018
gy correspondent Jammu may 3 Hundreds of clerical employees under the banner of the Jammu, Kashmir and Ladakh All Departments Clerical Staff Association have been continuing their protest against the government failure to remove pay anomalies.Led by the association president, Babu Hussain Malik, and senior leader Ravi Singh Bhau, the clerical employees have suspended work for weeks, alleging tha... Read More

SIC lacklustre performance cause of erosion of RTI Act
SIC disposed off 22% complaints in 2017-18

May 03, 2018
RS Jamwal jammu may 2 J&K State Information Commission (SIC) way back in the year 2009 was constituted under Right to Information Act and raised hopes Govt organizations hiding documents under their custody with ulterior motives in the name of secrecy will have to provide such documents on demand as envisaged in J&K RTI Act of 2009. Govt of J&K no denying to the fact like so many other Acts and ... Read More

Amendment made regarding leaves to NHM, RNTCP & JKSACS employees

May 03, 2018
gy correspondent jammu may 2 In supersession of previous order regarding the aforesaid subject and as per the decision taken in the meeting of the Group of Officers constituted vide Government Order No 174-GAD of 2018 dated 29-01-2018 held on 20.04.2018 to examine the demands of contractual employees of National Health Mission, RNTCP & JKSACS and duly approved by the Chief Secretary, J&K (Chair... Read More

Tribunal had no jurisdiction to entertain the appeals regarding rebate of excise duty on export: DB

May 03, 2018
Jammu may 2 In two different LPAs pose a common question of law for determination, Division Bench of State High Court Comprising Acting Chief Justice Ramalingan Sudhkar and Justice Sanjeev Kumar holds that appeals before the Tribunal pertains to rebate of excise duty on export and, therefore, the Tribunal had no jurisdiction to entertain the appeals. This landmark judgment written by Justice San... Read More

LMD imposes Rs 40000 fine on packing unit for violating rules

May 03, 2018
gy correspondent SAMBA MAY 02 A team of officers from Legal Metrology Department under the supervision of Assistant Controller, Rajesh Heera, today conducted a surprise raid on various industrial packing units in Samba in which one of them was found violating Legal Metrology Packaged Commodities Rules 2011. The unit was packing the material without mandatory declarations such as name of commodi... Read More

Mehbooba greets people on Shab-e-Baraat

May 02, 2018
gy correspondent SRINAGAR MAY 01 Chief Minister, Mehbooba Mufti has felicitated the people on the blessed occasion of Shab-e-Baraat. In her message, the Chief Minister said Shab-e-Baraat is a blessed occasion to seek mercy and forgiveness from Allah. She appealed people to seek, during this blessed night, compassion, piety and a spirit to work for the poor, downtrodden and desolate. Mehbooba M... Read More

May 2nd to be observed as holiday on account of Shab-i-Barat

May 02, 2018
gy correspondent jammu may 1 It is hereby notified for all information of all the concerned that 2 May 2018 shall be observed as holiday on account of Shab-i-Barat in both the wings of the High Court and instead of the said day, 2. June 2018 is declared as the working day of both the wings of the High Court. It is further notified that the cases listed on 2. May 2018 are directed to stand over ... Read More

Govt decides to move SRO-202 appointees to new framework: Altaf Bukhari
‘To get pay revision benefits right from January 1, 2016’

April 28, 2018
gy correspondent Jammu April 27 In a significant move, the government today decided to move the appointees under SRO-202 to a new framework as also to extend the benefits of pay revision under 7th pay commission to all such employees right from January 1, 2016. “The new framework will be worked by the General Administration Department in consultation with Finance Department. So far as pay par... Read More

Clerical association to continue strike till acceptance, implementation of demands
Says ‘constituting committees a time buying exercise, what about the committees constituted in past’

April 28, 2018
gy correspondent Srinagar Apr 27 Rejecting the government order on constitution of a committee for looking into the demands of Clerks, the Jammu, Kashmir and Ladakh Clerical Association has threatened to continue strike till the government issues a formal order for implementation of the demands including Pay Anomaly already placed before the government. In a statement issued to KNS, President Ja... Read More

Rs 27.00 crore scam in J&K Housing Board
Govt. debars Ex-MD & Ex-DGM HB from further promotions

April 28, 2018
gy correspondent Jammu apr 27 In a major development, the Financial Commissioner, Housing and Urban Development Department, J&K Government, K.B. Agarwal (IAS) in an Action Taken Report (ATR) filed in J&K High Court (Jammu Wing) pursuant to the directions of the Division Bench dated April, 02, 2018 has divulged that after going through the report of the Inquiry Officer as well as reply of the sho... Read More

2 Jr. Scale KAS Officer shifted

April 28, 2018
gy correspondent jammu apr 27 In the interest of administration transfers and posting are hereby ordered with immediate effect. Dr. Vikas Dhar Bhagati, Jr. Scale KAS, awaiting orders of posting in the General Administration Department, has been posted as Administrative Officer in the J&K Services Selection Board vice Ms. Rehana Akhter Bijli. Mr. Gurpreet Singh, Jr. Scale KAS, awaiting orders of... Read More

Govt orders posting of JSE in Grievance Cell

April 28, 2018
gy correspondent SRINAGAR APRIL 27 Government today ordered posting of a Junior System Engineer (JSE) in Chief Minister’s Grievance Cell for a period of one year. According to a Government order issued by General Administration Department, Muneef Ahmad Buchh, Junior System Engineer is transferred from the Information Technology Department and posted in the J&K Grievance Cell for a period of one... Read More

Committee constituted for fast tracking of consumer metering

April 28, 2018
gy correspondent jammu apr 27 Govt today accorded sanction to the constitution of a Committee, , for fast tracking of consumer metering including their operation, maintenance, reading and billing services, and the implementation of Smart Grid Projects in J&K State . The committee comprising of Chief Secretary, J&K as Chairman, Administrative Secretary, Finance Department as Member, Administrativ... Read More

Committee constituted to revise pay scales of State Govt employees

April 28, 2018
gy correspondent jammu apr 27 The pay committee constituted vide Government Order No.511- GAD of 2017 dated 21.04.2017 read with Government Order No.1014-GAD of 2017 dated 21.04.2017, shall henceforth operate as Pay Anomaly Committee to examine the issue of pay anomalies, particularly relating to the Clerical cadre. Read More

Promotions in Finance department

April 28, 2018
gy correspondent Jammu April 27 The Finance department has accorded sanction to the regularization of 41 Senior Scale Accounts Officers in the Pay Band, PB-3, Rs 15600-39100+Grade Pay Rs 6600 as recommended by the Departmental Promotion Committee/J&K Public Service Commission. Read More

IAS Shah Faesal given Addl charge

April 28, 2018
gy correspondent jammu apr 27 In the interest of administration, Mr. Shah Faesal, IAS, Additional Secretary to the Government, Tourism Department, shall also look after the charge of Administrative Secretary, Tourism Department, till further orders or regular arrangement whichever is earlier. Read More

HC stay order of DM Kathua imposing Ban on Admission fee, sale of stationary items

April 27, 2018
gy correspondent Jammu apr 26 In petition filed by Mount Litera Zee School, Logate Kathua & Ors seeking quashment of the order No. DMK/JC/2018-19/2534-41 dated 05.04.2018 issued by the District Magistrate Kathua whereby District Magistrate Kathua imposing Ban on Admission fee, sale of stationary items, uniforms etc in exercise of powers under section 144 Cr.P.C. Justice Alok Aradhe of J&K High ... Read More

Bukhari won’t be relieved from post of Addl DC, Ganderbal

April 27, 2018
gy correspondent jammu apr 26 In amplification of Government Order No. 704-GAD of 2018 dated 25.04.2018, it is hereby ordered that Mr. Shahnawaz Bukhari, KAS, shall not be relieved from the post of Additional Deputy Commissioner, Ganderbal, till he submits the Enquiry report in pursuance to the Order No. 03-DMG of 2018 dated 03.04.2018 of Deputy Commissioner, Ganderbal. Read More

Crime Branch registers case in land fraud

April 27, 2018
gy correspondent SRINAGAR APRIL 26 Crime Branch Kashmir has registered a case against Abdul Wahid Khan S/O Abdul Qayoom Khan R/O Bagahat Srinagar, Mohammad Yousuf Malik S/O late Mohammad Ramzan Malik R/O Nai Sarak Habakadal Srinagar A/P Natipora, Srinagar, Mohammad Ashraf Mir S/O Ghulam Nabi Mir R/O Hakhripora Pulwama, and Mohammad Maqbool Shah S/O late Shamas-ud-din Shah R/O Pir-Bagh Srinagar f... Read More

HC stay order of DM Kathua imposing Ban on Admission fee, sale of stationary items

April 27, 2018
gy correspondent Jammu apr 26 In petition filed by Mount Litera Zee School, Logate Kathua & Ors seeking quashment of the order No. DMK/JC/2018-19/2534-41 dated 05.04.2018 issued by the District Magistrate Kathua whereby District Magistrate Kathua imposing Ban on Admission fee, sale of stationary items, uniforms etc in exercise of powers under section 144 Cr.P.C. Justice Alok Aradhe of J&K High ... Read More

Influential Media Houses issued accreditation cards beyond laid down quota Director Information manipulated issuance of Accreditation cards
Journalists with wrong designations got cards

April 26, 2018
gy correspondent jammu apr 25 Govt of J&K vide Govt Order No.17-ID of 2017 dated June 5 2017 in supersession of Govt order No. 18-1D of 1998 dated May 20 1998 constituted J&K State News Media Accreditation scheme 2017 (SNMAC). The main duty assigned to SNMAC is to consider and follow instructions, guidelines issued by state Govt while approving name of individuals for accreditation media list J... Read More

Petition seeking CBI probe in Kathua Rape & Murder case
HC directs State and CBI to file objection within 10 days

April 26, 2018
gy correspondent Jammu apr 25 In a much publicized Kathua rape and murder of minor in which two police cops who are allegedly accused filed petition in the state High Court seeking CBI probe, Justice Alok Aradhe of J&K High Court Jammu Wing after hearing Sr. Adv UK Jalali with Adv Veenu Gupta for the petitioners whereas Advocate General Jehangir Iqbal Ganai with Deputy AG Ehsan Mirza for the Sta... Read More

30% interim relief in basic pay, pension for members of JK Subordinate Judicial Services, Pensioners

April 26, 2018
gy correspondent JAMMU APRIL 25 The Government today sanctioned release of Interim Relief @ 30% of Basic Pay/ Basic Pension (including family pension) of the members of the Jammu & Kashmir Subordinate Judicial Services & Pensioners of the Jammu & Kashmir Subordinate Judicial Services (including family pensioners) with effect from 01.01.2016. “Pending notification of final award by the Second Na... Read More

Written examination of SI will be held on 2nd or 3rd week of June 2018: PHQ

April 26, 2018
gy correspondent Jammu apr 25 Chairman Police Recruitment Board (Sis), has informed that the candidates who have qualified Physical Endurance test/Physical Standard Test (PET/PST) for the post of Sub Inspector in J&K Police under Transparent Recruitment Process (TRP) that the written examination for the said post is likely to be held in 2nd or 3rd week of June, 2018, the exact date will be notif... Read More

Bhagat assigned charge of Administrative Secretary

April 26, 2018
gy correspondent jammu apr 25 In the interest of administration, Mr. Raj Kumar Bhagat, IAS, Commissioner/Secretary to the Government, Animal and Sheep Husbandry Department, shall hold the additional charge of the post of Administrative Secretary, Cooperative Department, in addition to his own duties, till further orders. Read More

11 KAS Officers shifted

April 26, 2018
gy correspondent jammu apr 25 In the interest of administration, the transfers and postings of KAS Officers are hereby ordered with immediate effect.Mr. Imam Din, KAS, Additional Deputy Commissioner, Bhaderwah, is transferred and posted as Additional District Development Commissioner, Kishtwar, against an available vacancy.Mr. Inderjeet Singh, KAS, Sub-Divisional Magistrate, Chatroo, is transfer... Read More

Cabinet approves implementation of 7th pay commission recommendations

April 25, 2018
Approves JK Protection of Children from Sexual Violence Ordinance-2018 Approves JK Preventive Detention Laws Ordinance- 2018 Approves time-bound grade promotion for KAS officers; cadre review of Secretariat Subordinate Services Approves setting up of JK Renewable Energy Corporation Approves enhancement of duty allowance of Volunteer Home Guards Approves academic arrangement of 2154 posts of... Read More

Shah must study progress report of BJP MLAs before assigning portfolios
Don’t reward non-performers in forthcoming reshuffle BJP MLAs lack intent for development works on priority

April 25, 2018
gy correspondent jammu apr 23 Law makers of state so far haven’t learnt how to monitor progress of development work being executed in their respective constituencies. No denying the fact that for record sake and to remain in the news which mostly is carried by media houses without justifying the facts communicated by govt agencies. Usually it is found Ministers along with key officials and espec... Read More

4 IAS, 6 KAS among 14 officers shifted

April 25, 2018
gy correspondent jammu apr 24 In the interest of administration, the transfers and postings are hereby ordered with immediate effect.Mr. Hilal Ahmad Parray, IAS (JK:2001), Commissioner/Secretary to the Government, Youth Services and Sports Department holding additional charge of Administrative Secretary, Technical Education Department, is transferred and posted as Officer on Special Duty in the ... Read More

HODs to common pool of posts promoted

April 25, 2018
gy correspondent jammu apr 24 Govt today accorded sanction to the promotion of HODS to the Common Pool of posts for Heads of the Departments in the pay band of Rs. 37,400-67,000 with Grade Pay of Rs. 10,000 w.e.f 11.4.2018.Mr. Vinod Sharma, Chief Executive Officer, Jhelum and Tawi Flood Recovery Project.Dr. Saleem-Ur-Rehrnan, Director Health Services, Kashmir. Read More

SLEC re-constituted to approve State Action Plan for modernization of Police
Assistance to States for modernization of Police

April 25, 2018
gy correspondent jammu apr 24 In supersession of Government Order No.Home-446 of 2016 dated 01.08.2016, sanction is hereby accorded to the re-constitution of a State Level Empowered Committee to approve State Action Plan under the Scheme "Assistance to States for Modernization of Police.The committee comprises of Administrative Secretary, Home Department as Chairman,Director General of the polic... Read More

LMD Jammu penalizes Bazaar India Jammu, recovers Rs 1 lakh penalty

April 24, 2018
gy correspondent JAMMU APRIL 23 Under the supervision of Controller Legal Metrology J&K R.K Katoch, A team of Officers of Enforcement wing of Deputy Controller Legal Metrology Enforcement Jammu headed by Ajay Verma conducted checking at Bazaar India, a unit of M/S Mayasheel Retail Ltd at Hari Market Jammu. During inspection of more than 10 products including Milk serving mug, Glasswares, drinkin... Read More

J&K cabinet meeting preponed to 11 AM today

April 24, 2018
gy correspondent jammu apr 23 J&K Cabinet Scheduled on April 24th at 4 pm has been preponed to 11 am on 24th April. Highly placed sources in Civil Secretariat told that 7th pay commission is likely to be implemented in J&K. Transfers at Top level are also on cards. It deserves mentioning here that the strength of Cabinet after resignations of two BJP Ministers namely Ch Lal Singh and Chander Pra... Read More

Petition filed in High Court seeking CBI probe in Kathua rape & Murder case

April 24, 2018
gy correspondent Jammu apr 23 Two alleged accused namely Anand Dutta & Deepak Khajuria filed petition in the State High Court seeking CBI probe. Adv Veenu Gupta who filed peititon in the High Court seeking the direction to respondents to get the investigation of case FIR No. 10/2018 registered with Police Station, Hiranagar District Kathua conducted through Central Bureau of Investigation in re... Read More

‘Ministerial reshuffle; Amit Shah to meet JK BJP core group tomorrow’
To finalize ‘who will be in, who will be out’

April 24, 2018
gy correspondent Srinagar Apr 23 National President Amit Shah is meeting the top leaders of the Jammu and Kashmir Bhartiya Janta Party, in Delhi tomorrow to finalize the names of party leaders who would be inducted and those who would be dropped from the council of ministers. While state leaders were tight-lipped about the meeting, top sources in the BJP told KNS that Deputy Chief Minister, Nirm... Read More

Reshuffle in BJP part of coalition ministry after April 25 next week: Avinash Rai Khanna
Coalition to stay for full term, Lal Singh to face action if situation warrants

April 22, 2018
gy correspondent Srinagar Apr 21 BJP plans to hold a high level meeting to decide the reshuffle in its part of coalition ministry after April 25 next week and induct some party’s new faces in the ministry. BJP National Vice President, Incharge J&K affairs Avinash Rai Khanna told Kashmir News Service “a high level meeting will be held after April 25 next week to decide the reshuffle in the BJP p... Read More

Memo for ordinance allowing death penalty to rape accused convicts kept ready for perusal of state cabinet: Haq Khan
‘Memo likely to be passed, ordinance to be issued by Guv’

April 22, 2018
gy correspondent Srinagar Apr 21 Hours after the union cabinet passed an ordinance for death penalty to rape accused convicts, the Jammu and Kashmir government prepared a memo for passing a similar ordinance to allow courts to award death penalty to rape accused convicts. When contacted Law Minister Abdul Haq Khan confirmed to Kashmir News Service that a memo has been kept ready for an ordinan... Read More

2 SSPs, 5 SPs shifted

April 22, 2018
gy correspondent Jammu apr 21 In the interest of administration, the transfers and postings of Police officers, are hereby ordered with immediate effect. Shri M. Suleman Choudhary, IPS (JK:2007), SSP Kathua, is transferred and posted as AIG, CIV, PHQ, against an available vacancy. Shri Shailendra Kumar Mishra, IPS (JK: 2009) Commandant IR-2nd Bn, is transferred and posted as SP Shopian vice Shri... Read More

Governance big casualty under BJP-PDP regime

April 22, 2018
gy correspondent jammu apr 21 Brother of Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti if was right in saying that people are not trusting our government due to over alliance with BJP. What’s wrong with former Minister Lal Singh support to a justified demand of Jammuites asking for CBI enquiry into the incident which occurs over three months back but with every passing day was exploited and got high jacked by t... Read More

VOJ produced Challan against then Manager of EDB Pranoo Doda in corruption case

April 20, 2018
gy correspondent jammu apr 19 Vigilance Organization Jammu today produced Challan against Sh.Ominder Kharoo, then Branch Manager Ellaqai Dehati Bank Pranoo Doda and co-accused Sh. Riaz Ahmed @ Raju S/O Sh.Lassa Malik R/O village Masri Pranoo Tehsil and District Doda (private person) was produced before the Hon’ble Court of Special Judge Anti-Corruption Doda in case FIR No.13/2017 u/s 5(1) (d) r/... Read More

Crime Branch lodges FIR against fraudsters

April 20, 2018
gy correspondent SRINAGAR APRIL 19 Crime Branch Kashmir lodged a First Information Report (FIR) against two non-local fraudsters for duping a Srinagar resident under the pretext of winning Rs 6 lakhs in a lucky draw. “The fraudsters induced the complainant to deposit Rs 58850 as processing fee and GST into the account numbers maintained and operated in the name of the accused persons,” a stat... Read More

LMD penalizes Easy Day store Channi Himmat for overcharging
Imposes Rs.20.000 fine

April 20, 2018
gy correspondent JAMMU APRIL 19 Acting on the complaint of consumer for being overcharged while purchasing at Easy day store at Channi Himmat, the Department of Legal Metrology conducted checking of the said store and found the complaint as genuine and booked the case . According to Deputy Controller Consumer Protection, the complainant filed a complaint that he purchased Nestle crunch nuts offe... Read More

Alleged Hushing up of RDA Scam by SVO
GAD filed fresh status report and seeks more time to disclose current status of inquiry

April 20, 2018
gy correspondent Jammu apr 19 In the much publicized PIL highlighting alleged hushing up of Rajouri Development Authority Scam, the General Administration Department (GAD) today filed a fresh status report in terms of order dated March, 31, 2018 passed by the Division Bench of the State High Court wherein it is averred that vide Govt. Order No.1661-GAD of 2017 dated 27-12-2017 Sanjeev Verma (IAS... Read More

29 Inspectors shifted, 6 detached, 2 transfers cancelled

April 20, 2018
gy correspondent jammu apr 19 In the interest of administration, the Inspectors of J&K Police are hereby transferred and posted with immediate effect. Shabir Ahmed, Mohd Amin, Showkat Abdullah, Imtiyaz Ahmad, Mushtaq Ahmed, Gurnam Singh, Market Hussian, Chaman Lal Gorkha, Ab. Momin, Bhushan Singh Manhas, Rameshwar Dutt, Mohd Arif, Mohd Rouf ,Mohd Rafi, Aijaz Ahmed ,Ab. Rashid Mir ,Mohd Ishaq ,Gh... Read More

KAS officer shifted

April 19, 2018
gy correspondent jammu apr 18 In the interest of administration, Mr. Ata Ul Munim Tak, Junior Scale KAS-2011 batch, under orders of transfer as Under Secretary in the J&K Services Selection Board, in terms of Government Order No. 610-GAD of 2018 dated 12.4.2018, is posted as Under Secretary to the Government, Department of Disaster Management, Relief, Rehabilitation and Reconstruction. Read More

PMU constituted for supporting State Climate Change Centre/Cell at EE&RS Deptt

April 19, 2018
gy correspondent jammu apr 18 Govt today accorded sanction to the constitution of Project Management Unit (PMU), for supporting State Climate Change Centre/Cell at the Department of Ecology, Environment and Remote Sensing for effective implementation of State Plan on Climate change. PMU comprises of Administrative Secretary, Forest, Environment & Chief Ecology Department as Executive O... Read More

Major reshuffle in Forest department

April 19, 2018
gy correspondent jammu apr 18 In a major reshuffle in the forest department, the government today ordered the transfer of forest officers including some senior IFS officers and divisional forest officers.Ravi Kumar Kesar, IPS (PCCF-HoFF) is transferred and posted as Chief Wildlife Warden, J&K vide Manoj Pant, IFS. The post of Chief Wildlife Warden shall be equivalent PCCF (HoFF) till the time i... Read More

VC JDA kingpin of illegal constructions New born Jammu Master Plan 2032 provisions deliberately floated
Need to fix responsibility for mushrooming of illegal/unauthorized structures across Jammu

April 19, 2018
RS Jamwal jammu Apr 17 Much water has flown under Tawi Bridge since 1970 when under J&K Development Act No.XIX of 1970 Jammu Development Authority came into existence. Like Tawi, JDA working also got much polluted with every passing day, for the purpose JDA came into its existence, it got defeated by Babus who otherwise were supposed to act as laid down in Master Plans sadly which were conceived... Read More

Govt orders transfer and posting in Police

April 09, 2018
SRINAGAR, APR 9 : Jammu and Kashmir government on Monday ordered transfers and postings of several senior police officials. An order issued here by the home department said: "In the interest of administration, the following transfers and postings of Police officers are hereby ordered with immediate effect." It said Nisha Nathyal, SSP, Traffic city, Jammu, is transferred and posted as Commandant ... Read More

14 KAS officers shifted

April 09, 2018
golden yug
JAMMU, APR 9: The Government today ordered transfers and postings in middle-rung administration. According to an order issued by the General Administration Department (GAD, Bashir Ahmad Dar,KAS, Special Secretary in the Chief Minister"s Secretariat, under ordersof transfer as Special Secretary to the Government, GAD has been transferred and his services areplaced at the disposal of the Chairman,... Read More

Directorate of Archives, Archaeology and Museums under M.S Zahid made backdoor appointments unlawfully
Advertisement notice issued on its own ignoring DIPR

March 29, 2018
Golden yug
In the last 23 days of retirement, Director made recruitments against law With the prime motive of backdoor appointments in the directorate of Archives, Archaeology and Museums whose camp office as per Govt order No. 1291 GAD of 2017 dated 10-10-2017 is winter capital and during Nov to April 2017 functions from old secretariat Mubarak Mandi Jammu. The said department is headed by M.S Zahid who ... Read More

Directorate of Archives, Archaeology and Museums under M.S Zahid made backdoor appointments unlawfully
Advertisement notice issued on its own ignoring DIPR

March 31, 2018
Golden yug
In the last 23 days of retirement, Director made recruitments against law With the prime motive of backdoor appointments in the directorate of Archives, Archaeology and Museums whose camp office as per Govt order No. 1291 GAD of 2017 dated 10-10-2017 is winter capital and during Nov to April 2017 functions from old secretariat Mubarak Mandi Jammu. The said department is headed by M.S Zahid who ... Read More

Tender all works costing more than Rs one lakh through e-tendering: Govt to Deptts
Change in limits of e-tendering

March 29, 2018
golden yug
OWP No. 1629/2016 titled Ravinder Singh and Others Vs State and Others. Change in limits for e-tendering. Government Order No. l6WD of 2018 Dated:- 28 -3- ~2018 Whereas Information Technology Department had issued circular vide No. 04/lTD of 2015 dated 20-05-2015 urging the departments to tender compulsorily all works/procurements costing more than Rs. 1.00 lakh through e-tendering. Whereas execut... Read More

IAS Owais Ahmad designated as Addl Secy to Govt

March 27, 2018
Golden yug
Government vide its Order No.516-GAD of 2018, Dated:26-03-2018 and consequent upon his placement in the Senior Time Scale of IAS, vide Government Order No. 229-GAD of 2018 dated 08.02.2018, Mr. Owais Ahmad, IAS (JK:2014), Deputy Secretary to the Government, Finance Department is hereby designated as Additional Secretary to the Government, Finance Department. Read More

Amendment made in J&K Family Pension cum Gratuity Rules, 1964

March 27, 2018
Golden yug
Governor vide SRO-142 and in exercise of powers conferred by proviso to Section 124 of the Constitution of Jammu and Kashmir, is pleased to direct that the following amendment shall be made in Jammu and Kashmir Family Pension cum Gratuity Rules, 1964, namely:-In rule 24, Para (II) of Government Instruction No. 1 shall be substituted by the following:-Where in any case a State Government servant is... Read More

4 IAS, 3 KAS Officers shifted

March 27, 2018
Golden yug
In the interest of administration, the transfers and postings are hereby ordered with immediate effect.Mr. Doifode Sagar Dattatray, IAS(JK:2014), Sub- Divisional Magistrate, Uri, is transferred and posted as Additional Deputy Commissioner, Srinagar, against an available vacancy.Mr. Rahul Yadav, IAS(JK:2014), Sub-Divisional Magistrate, Mendhar, is transferred and posted as Additional Deputy Commiss... Read More

SPV constituted for implementation of ISBT project at Katra

March 23, 2018
Golden yug
Sanction is hereby accorded to the constitution of Special Purpose Vehicle (SPV), for implementation of Inter State Bus Terminal (ISBT) Project, Katra. Administrative Secretary, Housing & Urban Development Department as Chairman Director, Tourism, Jammu as Member,Chief Executive Officer, Shri Mata Vaishno Devi Shrine Board, Katra as Member,Vice Chairman, Jammu Development Authority as Member,Direc... Read More

3 KAS Officers shifted

March 23, 2018
Golden yug
In the interest of administration, Mr. Rajinder Singh, KAS, Programme Officer, ICDS Project, Kathua, is transferred and posted as Chief Executive Officer, Tourism Development Authority, Patnitop, against an available vacancy.Mr. Ashok Kumar Sharma, KAS, Additional Secretary to the Government, PHE, Irrigation and Flood Control Department, is transferred and posted as Additional Deputy Commissioner,... Read More

Journalist writes to CM , alleges nexus between JMC Officers & land Mafia

March 19, 2018
Golden yug
Big commercial duplex shop construction going on at main VVIP Mahespura-Bakshi Nagar road near Chest Disease Hospital, opposite Shulabh Toilet Complex with full collaboration & handsome bribe to Jammu Municipal Corporation Officers. A motor vehicle service station was working on ground floor and the construction on first & second floor going on internally. This illegal commercial activity is going... Read More

5 Jr KAS Officers among 8 Transferred

March 17, 2018
golden yug
jammu, mar 16 : In the interest of administration, the transfers and postings are hereby ordered with immediate effect.Ms. Rita Koul, awaiting orders of posting in the General Administration Department, is posted as Under Secretary to the Government, Power Development Department.Mr. Chand Singh, Junior Scale KAS officer of 2011 batch, presently awaiting orders of posting in the General Administrat... Read More

JKCC (Main) Examination -2016 deferred

March 13, 2018
golden yug
As per directions of the Hon"ble High Court of J&K at Srinagar in LPA titled J&K PSC Vs Hidayat Ahmad Mir & Others,It is hereby notified for information of all the concerned candidates that the examination for papers scheduled to be held on 14.03.2017, 17.03.2018, 18.03.2018, 19.03.2018, 20.03.2018, 22.03.2018 & 24.03.2018 of J&K Combined Competitive (Main) Examination, 2016 is hereby deferred til... Read More

Dr Drabu sacrificed in the name of hollow principles
If Govt can be run against ideology, why hue and cry now

March 13, 2018
The high moral ground taken by PDP Chief and Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti has stumped all especially when we look back the tenure of coalition Govt in state and her statements batting faith on Prime Minister Narendra Modi having capacity and intelligence to solve the Kashmir issue. Though Politicians often define democracy in beautiful words saying even accommodating diverse views is the beauty o... Read More

Committee constituted to examine any such similar demand relating to posting of ADCs
ADCs posted at Nowshera-Sunderbani & Kotranka-Kalakote

March 09, 2018
Golden yug
In the interest of administration, Mr. Sachin Dev Singh, KAS, Additional Secretary to the Government, Labour and Employment Department, is transferred and posted as Additional Deputy Commissioner, Nowshera-Sunderbani.The officer shall discharge his duties depending upon the convenience of the general public in a manner that he will be headquartered for one week at Nowshera followed by another week... Read More

Junior Scale KAS Officer shifted

March 08, 2018
golden yug
In the interest of -administration, Mr. Angrej Singh, Junior Scale KAS officer of 2011 batch, presently posted as Information Officer with the Minister for Disaster Management, Relief & Reconstruction and Floriculture, is hereby transferred and posted as Additional Private Secretary with Hon"ble Minister for Disaster Management, Relief, Rehabilitation & Reconstruction and Floriculture. Read More

Vigilance books AGM, JAKFED & others for indulging in corruption case

March 07, 2018
Golden yug
Vigilance organization today booked Asst. General Manager, JAKFED and others, for indulging in corrupt and dubious activities in case FIR No. 06/2018 registered under the provisions of Prevention of Corruption Act, Svt. 2006.Vigilance Organization, Jammu conducted a Joint Surprise Check on the basis of a source report that Sh. Mukesh Damral S/o Sh. Rajinder Parshad Damral R/o Nowshera, Rajouri pre... Read More

2 KAS Officers transferred

March 07, 2018
Golden yug
Mohammad Ashraf Bhat, KAS, Programme Officer, ICDS Project, Anantnag, is transferred and posted as Additional Deputy Commissioner, Sopore, Vice Khurshid Ahmad shah.Shabir Hussain Bhat, KAS, Additional Deputy Commissioner, Anantnag, shall hold the additional charge of the post of programme Officer, ICDS Project, Anantnag, till further orders. Khurshid Ahmad Shah, KAS, Additional Deputy Commissioner... Read More

Committee constituted to draft Training Policy for members of JKAS

March 07, 2018
golden yug
Sanction is hereby accorded to the constitution of a committee of the following Officers to devise a comprehensive Training Policy for the officers of the Jammu and Kashmir Accounts Service which shall be linked to their promotions to the various levels on the pattern of policy in vogue for the officers of the All India Services in Government of India and Kashmir Administrative Services training p... Read More

Contractors continue protest, Govt unmoved

March 06, 2018
golden yug
Jammu: Contractors under the banner of Contractors Association Jammu Province on Tuesday continued protest against the government demanding deferring of PAO system till all the pending payments are cleared. A large number of contractors gathered at Public Works Department, Jammu here and held protest in support of their demands for payments of work done by them for the last more than three years u... Read More

Piece worker method adopted over E-tendering in works worth crores
J&K Housing Board allotted govt works despite delay and poor quality works earlier

March 01, 2018
golden yug
Govt fails to implement its own circulars and orders Govt of J&K through various notifications and orders has empowered JKPCC and PWD to carry out works related to constructions of roads and buildings through said departments by adopting codal formalities to uphold transparency and accountability besides on compatible rates to save tax payers money in any of the constructions for public. In t... Read More

JMC burnt candle on both sides while utilizing public money
JMC constructed Passengers shed where no stops exist without facilities

March 01, 2018
golden yug
Brite Neon Sign Private Ltd. again given contract despite shabby work in earlier contract Jammu Municipal Corporation without appropriate study and without having prior knowledge and work experience took a project in hand of getting bus queue shelters for daily commuter’s convenience and safety. Presently from decades, people boarding Mini Busses and other Busses have to get wet during rainy ... Read More

BSF jawan killed in Pak firing in Samba, 3 Pak posts damaged

November 03, 2017
golden yug
Jammu: A BSF jawan was killed when Pakistan Rangers fired at a patrol party along the International Border (IB) in Jammu and Kashmir"s Samba district, drawing heavy retaliation from the Indian force in which three posts were damaged and two rangers injured."Pak Rangers fired at the BSF patrol in Samba sector around 0930 hours today," a senior BSF officer told.He said that due to the unprovoked fir... Read More

1 held with country made Pistol & sharp edge weapon

October 29, 2017
golden yug
Jammu: Tightening grip over the criminals in Sub Division R S Pura, today on 28/10/2017 acting upon a specific information police party conducted a raid in village Bahadur Khan under the jurisdiction of P/S Miran Sahib and apprehended one Mushtaq @ Noni S/o Nazir R/o Bahadur Khan and recovered one country made Pistol(Katta) and one sharp edge weapon(Toka) from his possession. In this regard a cas... Read More

Karra arrives in Delhi for 35-A hearing on Monday

October 29, 2017
golden yug
Srinagar: Senior Congress Leader Tariq Hameed Karra has arrived in New Delhi to appear in Supreme Court in connection with petition challenging 35-A of Jammu and Kashmir constitution.Mr Karra had approached Supreme Court and requested the Apex court to be heard in defence of the special status of Jammu and Kashmir.The hearing was deferred earlier and is now slated on Monday. Mr Karra will be there... Read More

Registration of vehicles at dealer’s end to start from Nov 1: RTO

October 29, 2017
golden yug
Jammu: The Government has decided to start the online registration of vehicles through dealers from Nov 1, 2017.In this regard, Regional Transport Officer, Deep Raj today chaired a meeting of all Automobile dealers of Jammu province. The meeting was attended by ARTO Jammu, Neeraj Kumar, NIC Scientist, Rakesh Gupta and officials/officers of the Motor Vehicle Department.Speaking at the meeting, RTO ... Read More

2 held with 5 grams heroin, 2 sharp edged weapons & cash Rs. 52000 recovered

October 29, 2017
golden yug
Jammu: In continuation to operation Sanjeevani, a special drive against drugs launched by Jammu Police, today Satwari Police achieved a success by apprehending two persons alongwith 5 grams heroin (chitta), two sharp edge weapons and cash Rs. 52000/-.Today Satwari Police laid surprise naka at Hakkal Morh, Chatha-Jammu. During naka checking, Police party signaled one Scooty bearing registration No.... Read More

IAS, 9 KAS Officers shifted

October 29, 2017
golden yug
In the interest of administration, Shafiq Ahmed Raina, IAS awaiting orders of posting in the General Administration Department, is transferred and posted as Commissioner/Secretary to the Government, Revenue Department. He shall also hold the charge of the Department of Disaster Management, Relief & Rehabilitation.Meanwhile Govt today also transferred and posted Ms. Prerna Ftaina, KAS, Deputy Secre... Read More

Mini bus turns turtle, 11 injured in Rajouri

October 28, 2017
golden yug
Jammu: At least 11 passengers were injured, two critically when a mini bus they were travelling in turned turtle in Rajouri district on Friday.“A minj bus on way towards Rajouri, this morning turned turtle on the road near Chhapriyan,” police here said.They said 11 passengers sustained injuries in the mishap while two among them were critically wounded.“Injured have been hospitalised,” police add... Read More

Directors Floriculture to attend International Floriculture Trade Fair in Holland

October 28, 2017
golden yug
After clearances of the concerned Ministries of Government of India, sanction is hereby accorded to the deputation of the following officers to Netherlands (Holland) to participate in the International Floriculture Trade Fair being held at Vijfhuizen, Holland, with effect from 8th November to l0th November, 2017. The deputation comprises of Ms. Babila Rakwal, KAS Director, Floriculture, Jammu, Ms.... Read More

3 months extension given to CS BB Vyas in service

October 28, 2017
golden yug
In pursuance of third proviso to Rule 16(1) of All India Services (Death-Cum-Retirement Benefits) Rules, 1958, sanction is hereby accorded to the grant of extension in service to Mr. Bharat Bhushan Vyas, IAS(JK:1986) in the post of Chief Secretary to the Government of Jammu and Kashmir for a period of three months beyond the age of superannuation from 1" December, 2017 to 28th February, 2018. Read More

3 IAS posted, 4 KAS transferred

October 25, 2017
golden yug
In the interest of administration, Govt today ordered transfer of IAS officers of 2015 batch, awaiting orders of posting in the General Administration Department & KAS Officers . Baseer-ul-Haq Chaudhary posted as Sub-Divisional Magistrate, Dudu, against an available vacancy.Sachin Kumar Vishy posted as Sub-Divisional Magistrate, Khaltsi, against an available vacancy.Choudhary Mohammad Yasin post... Read More

SSP Telecom placed as I/C Director, Police Telecommunication on stop gap basis

October 25, 2017
golden yug
Sanction is hereby accorded to the Placement of Shri Naseer Ahmad, SSP (Telecom) as I/C Director, Police Telecommunication, in his own pay and grade with charge allowance as admissible under rules, for a period of six months or till the post is filled up on a regular basis. The above arrangement is made purely in the interest of administration on stop gap basis and shall not confer any preferentia... Read More

Regd dealers having annual turnover of Rs 1 crore required to file audit reports by 31st Dec 2017

October 25, 2017
golden yug
In exercise of the powers vested in Commissioner Commercial Taxes under Section 60 of the J&K Value Added Tax Act, 2005, it is hereby notified that the registered dealers whose gross turnover in a year is Rs 1 crore or more and are required to file the prescribed audit reports before the concerned assessing authority and Commissioner Commercial Taxes shall do so for the accounting year 2016-17 by ... Read More

Veena Saraf promoted as under Secretary to Govt, Floriculture Deptt

October 24, 2017
golden yug
Jammu: Sanction is hereby accorded to the placement of Ms. Veena Saraf, Section Officer of the J&K Secretariat (Subordinate) Service as Under Secretary, in her own pay and grade, with charge allowance as admissible under rules, for a period of six months or till the available vacancy in J&K Secretariat (G) Service-I is filled up, on a regular basis, on the recommendation of the J&K Public Service ... Read More

JKHCBA to observe 2nd half as holiday to celebrate Accession Day on Oct 26th

October 24, 2017
golden yug
J&K High Court Bar Association Jammu has informed all its worthy members that the Association is going to celebrate Accession Day on 26th of October, 2017 and has asked all the members of the Bar Association to grace the occasion .It is further informed to all worthy member of the J&K High Court Bar Association that the second half of the day on 26th of October, 2017 shall be observed as Holiday... Read More

Cabinet welcomes appointment of Centre’s Representative for dialogue on JK

October 24, 2017
golden yug
Approves roadmap for regularization of Casual, Seasonal Labourers, Daily Rated workers Approves creation of 20 posts for 2 Schools of Architecture Approves creation of 25 posts for Institute of Mathematical Sciences Approves creation of new posts for LC, LA Secretariat Approves setting up of Start-up Hubs, Incubators for young entrepreneurs Approves setting up of 4 Fast-Track Courts Approves... Read More

Cabinet welcomes appointment of Centre’s Representative for dialogue on JK

October 24, 2017
golden yug
Approves roadmap for regularization of Casual, Seasonal Labourers, Daily Rated workers Approves creation of 20 posts for 2 Schools of Architecture Approves creation of 25 posts for Institute of Mathematical Sciences Approves creation of new posts for LC, LA Secretariat Approves setting up of Start-up Hubs, Incubators for young entrepreneurs Approves setting up of 4 Fast-Track Courts Approves... Read More

Govt wants complete revision of all Recruitment Rules within one financial year

October 19, 2017
golden yug
As per the statement made by Finance Minister, J&K in the Budget speech, 2017-18, making the announcement regarding revision of the Recruitment Rules by all the Departments, the Recruitment Rules for Government Servants at all levels need urgent revision as most of them were framed several decades back and have lost relevance in the context of today"s youth"s educational attainment, as well as em... Read More

MNREGA Support staff gets 10% hike in monthly remuneration

October 18, 2017
gy correspondent srinagar, oct 17
Sanction is hereby accorded to the enhancement of monthly remuneration of Mahatma Gandhi NREGA Support staff by 10% w.e.f. 1st October, 2017. The enhanced remuneration across all the categories as effective from 1st October, 2017 . To the Support staff designation Programme Officer, District Social Audit Technical Assistant, Degree, Diploma Holder, Data Entry Operator,Gram Rozgar Sahayak, Account... Read More

JMC gets new Commissioner

October 18, 2017
golden yug
In the interest of administration, Mr. Ramesh Kumar, IAS, Deputy Commissioner, Kathua is hereby transferred and posted as Commissioner, Jammu Municipal Corporation against the available vacancy. He shall also hold the additional charge of the post of Chief Executive Officer, Special Purpose Vehicle (SPV) for Jammu City for implementation of the Smart City Project, under the Smart City Mission, til... Read More

Nine I/C AEEs PWD(R&B) shifted

October 17, 2017
golden yug
srinagar, oct 16: In the interest of administration, the transfers and postings of I/c Assistant Executive Engineers (Civil) are hereby ordered with immediate effect: Aftab Anwar,Under orders of transfer to PW(R&B) Div. Rajouri SD Kotranka has been transferred and posted to R&B Div.Rajouri Sub- Division Shahdara Shanef vice Rajesh Kumar Gupta I/c AEE who shall await orders of his posting in the ... Read More

Administrative Secys & Heads of Deptts asked not to miss DDB meetings

October 14, 2017
golden yug
It has been brought into the notice of the General Administration Department that many officers of the level of Head of Department do not attend review meetings of District Development Boards thus compelling the respective Chairpersons of the Boards to take a strict view and convey their displeasure. This has reportedly happened despite proper delivery of the invitation letters/meeting notices to... Read More

Tour programmes of WIPs/VIPs
District Administration to be intimated in advance

October 14, 2017
golden yug
Instructions regarding prior intimation to the concerned District Administration about the tour programme(s) of WIPs/VIPs to the State/District(s). It has been reported that during the visits/tours of WIPs/VIPs to any District of the State, the District Administration is invariably not intimated in advance. In many instances, the District Administration does not receive any information at all. Ev... Read More

2 KAS Officer shifted

October 14, 2017
golden yug
In the interest of administration, the transfers and postings of two KAS officers is hereby ordered with immediate effect.Mr. Raj Kumar Katoch, KAS, Additional Secretary to the Government, Information Department, is transferred and posted as Controller, Legal Metrology, J&K, vice Ms. Vipra Bhal, IAS, who shall await further orders of posting in the office of Divisional Commissioner, Jammu.Mr. Jogi... Read More

Committee constituted to verify validity of Degrees in RD&PR

October 14, 2017
Srinagar: Govt. after opening its eyes for invalid degree/diploma holder in its department had constituted a committee as per order, which says "Sanction is hereby accorded to the constitution of committee comprising the following officers, in order to determine the validity of degrees obtained through Distance Mode of Education, in light of Government order No. 252-HE of 2012 dated 30-05-2012, i... Read More

Casual leave granted in favour of Jammu-based employees to celebrate Deepawali

October 14, 2017
golden yug
In order to celebrate the festival of Deepawali, it has been decided that the Jammu-based employees may avail two (2) days" causal leave for 18th & 20th of October, 2017.Accordingly, the undersigned is directed to request all the Administrative Secretaries to sanction two (2) days" casual leave in favour of the Jammu-based employees who desire to celebrate Deepawali with their families at Jammu. Read More

Guv appoints Mohd Ashraf Mir as SIC

October 13, 2017
Governor NN Vohra exercising powers vested with him under Section 12(3) of the J&K Right to Information Act, 2009 (Act No. VIII of 2009) has appointed Mohammad Ashraf Mir, formerly Commissioner, Revenue Department, J&K Government, as State Information Commissioner (SIC) in the State Information Commission, which was constituted vide SRO 325 dated 19th October, 2009.Mr. Mohammad Ashraf Mir"s appoi... Read More

5 KAS Officers shuffled

October 13, 2017
In the interest of administration, the following transfers and postings are hereby ordered with immediate effect.Pradeep Kumar, KAS, Secretary, J&K State Information Commission, is transferred and posted as Special Secretary to the Government, Planning, Development and Monitoring Department. Ashok Kumar Pandita, KAS, Programme Officer, ICDS Project, Ramban, is transferred and posted as Secretary, ... Read More

11 DySPs shifted

October 13, 2017
golden yug
In the interest of administration, adjustment/transfer and posting of ASP/Dy. Superintendents of Police is ordered with immediate effect:- Shri Sudhanshu Verma RR-15 awaiting orders of adjustment is 1 posted as ASP Hqrs Kupwara vice Shri Fayaz Hussain Shah, Shri Safdar Hamid Hassan Samoon, DYSP awaiting orders of 1 posting is posted as DYSP JKAP"9th Bn against available vacancy, Shri Aejaz Ahmad... Read More

J&K Combined Competitive Mains written Examination results announced
175 candidates selected for interviews for 51 posts

October 11, 2017
golden yug
Jammu, oct 10 : Jammu and Kashmir Public Service Commission (PSC) on Tuesday declared the result of Jammu and Kashmir Combined Competitive Examination(KAS) main written examination. Click Below for complete result. Read More

3 Private Secretaries shuffled

October 11, 2017
golden yug
In the interest of administration, following transfers and postings are hereby ordered with immediate effect.Mr. Tarun Sharma, Private Secretary with Commissioner/Secretary to the Government, Transport Department is transferred and posted as Private Secretary to Secretary to the Government, PHE/I&FC Department.Mr. Ghulam Rasool Mir, Private Secretary with Commissioner/Secretary to the Government, ... Read More

EC constituted for Keeru and KHEPP project affected families

October 10, 2017
golden yug
In amplification of Government Order N0.IO88-GAD of 2017 dated 24.08.2017, it is hereby ordered that the Empowered Committee constituted for the implementation of the Rehabilitation and Resettlement (R&R) Plan for the project affected families of Keeru Hydro Electric project (624 MW), District Kishtwar, shall also finalize and monitor the implementation of Rehabilitation and Resettlement (R&R) Pla... Read More

Conduct of manpower/human resource audit across all departments ordered

October 10, 2017
golden yug
It is hereby ordered that all the Administrative Departments shall take immediate steps for conducting manpower/human resource audit across the department(s) under their Administrative Control and suggest necessary changes in their relevant recruitment rules and submit a compliance report in this regard to the General Administration Department within a fortnight, positively, for appraisal of the C... Read More

2 Principals given additional charge

October 10, 2017
golden yug
In the interest of the administration, it is hereby ordered that Principal of Government Degree College, Bemina and Principal MAM College, Jammu shall hold the additional charge of Principal School of Architecture established at GDC, Bemina and MAM College Jammu respectively in addition to their own duties till further orders. Read More

Affidavits abolished for 51 services by various deptts

October 07, 2017
golden yug
Sanction is hereby accorded to the abolition of affidavits in respect of fifty one (51) services, forming annexure to this order, which are not required to be submitted while seeking/accessing these services from the concerned Government Departments/ Organizations. It is further ordered that the concerned Administrative Departments shall process amendments in the relevant Acts/Rules as may be requ... Read More

KAS Officer transferred

October 07, 2017
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Jammu : In partial modification of Government Order No 877-GAD of 2017 dated 07-07-2017, Pawan Singh ‘ Rathore, KAS, Additional 4 Secretary to the Government, Industries and Commerce Department, under orders of transfer as Secretary, J&K State Electricity Regulatory Commission, shall continue at his present place of posting. Read More

Endorsing Govt Orders/Circulars/SROs to Advisor to CM

October 06, 2017
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In continuation of Circular No. 29-GAD of 2009 dated 25-06-2009, it is impressed upon all the Administrative Secretaries/Heads of the Departments to endorse the copies of Government Orders/Circulars/SROs to the Advisor to Hon"ble Chief Minister regularly. Read More

3 JEs shuffled

October 06, 2017
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In the interest of administration, the transfers and postings of the following Junior Engineers (Civil) are hereby ordered with immediate effect. Mr. Narinder Sharma, JE Under orders of transfer to PMGSY, Mahore shall report to the Tourism Department for further posting vice Mr. B.B. Verma.Mr. B.B. Verma,JE Tourism Department Shall report to Chief Engineer, PMGSY, Jammu for furt... Read More

86 I/C AEEs PWD (R&B) shifted

October 06, 2017
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In the interest of administration the following transfers and postings of I/c Assistant Executive Engineers (Civil) are hereby ordered with immediate effect. Ashwani Mehra PMGSY Bilawar has been transferred and posted to PMGSY Akhnoor I 2. Rajesh Kumar PMGSY Akhnoor PMGSY Pouni I 3. Sanjay Kumar PMGSY Bilawar attached with CE PMGSY Jammu ... Read More

Ajeet Kumar Sharma reinstated and posted as I/C CEO Kishtwar