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BJP left voters & supporters in lurch

March 27, 2018
Golden yug
From last over a month people of Nowshera irrespective of caste and creed have joined their hands to convince the ruler of state that they deserve that Nowshera be given district status. Nowshera assembly constituency is presently represented by none other than BJP fire brand leader Ravinder Raina who is seen gathering public and media attention with his favourite slogan Bharat Mata Ki Jai but sin... Read More

2 KAS Officers re-designated

March 23, 2018
golden yug
Sanction is hereby accorded to the re-designation of Sheikh Fayaz Ahmad, KAS, Director, Youth Services and Sports, J&K and Mir Tariq Ali, KAS, Director, Sericulture, J&K, holding the Super Time Scale of KAS, as Director Generals in their respective departments, till such time they hold these posts. Read More

35 Dy SPs transferred

March 17, 2018
gy correspondent
Jammu mar 16 Director General of Police has ordered transfers and postings of 35 deputy superintendents of Police including 17 freshers Shri Sahil Mahajan is posted as DYSP PC Srinagar against available vacancy, Shri Sharad is posted as DYSP PC Srinagar against Deputation Reserve Post of DYSP,Dr. Bhishm Dubey is posted as DYSP PC Poonch against available post, Shri Adil Mushtaq is posted as ... Read More

Amendment made in JKCS Regulations, 1956

March 13, 2018
golden yug
In exercise of the powers conferred by proviso to section 124 of the Constitution of Jammu and Kashmir, the governor is pleased to Direct that following amendment shall be made in Schedule XXII of the Jammu and Kashmir Civil Service Regulations, 1956; namely:- after sub-rule (h) of rule 6 of the Jammu and Kashmir Civil Services (HRA&CCA) Rules, 1992, the following shall added as Exception... Read More

2 IPS Officers shifted, another sent on deputation basis

March 13, 2018
Golden yug
In the interest of administration, the transfers and postings of Police officers, are hereby ordered with immediate effect.Shri Surinder Kumar Gupta, IPS (JK:1997), IGP Hqrs, PHQ is transferred and posted as Director, SSG, J&K, vice Shri Rajesh Kumar, who has been relieved for Central Deputation vide Government Order No. 345-Home of 2018 dated 12.03.2018.Shri Anand Jain, IPS (JK:1999), IGP awaitin... Read More

38 KAS officers transferred & posted

July 21, 2017
golden yug
Srinagar, july 21: In the interest of administration, the following transfers and postings are hereby ordered with immediate effect.Mr. Mohammad Mumtaz Ali, KAS, Additional Deputy Commissioner, Rajouri, is transferred and posted as Additional Secretary in the J&K Public Service Commission. Mr. Ghanshyam Singh, KAS, awaiting orders of posting in the office of Divisional Commissioner, Jammu, is tra... Read More

I/C Executive Engineers (Civil) shifted

July 19, 2017
golden yug
Jammu: In the interest of administration, the following transfers and postings of I/C Executive Engineers (Civil) are hereby ordered with immediate effect.B.B. Gupta ,Awaiting orders of posting, Irrigation Division Doda has been transferred and posted vice Dewan Chand, Dewan Chand ,Irrigation Division Doda, Chenab Valley Projects against an available vacancy, Vikas Sharma ,Awaiting orders of posti... Read More

Junior KAS officer shifted

July 18, 2017
golden yug
In the interest of administration, Mr. Peer Zahid, Junior KAS officer of 2011 batch, presently posted as Under Secretary to the Government, Tourism Department is transferred and posted as Additional Private Secretary with Hon"ble Minister of State for Haj & Auqaf (Independent charge), PHE and Irrigation & Flood Control, Power Development, Industries & Commerce, for a period of three months, with i... Read More

19 KAS officers transferred & posted

July 08, 2017
golden yug
In the interest of administration, the following transfers and postings are hereby ordered with immediate effect.Mr. Rafiq Ahmad Hakim, KAS, Director, Horticulture, Kashmir, is transferred and posted as Secretary in the Department of Rural Development and Panchayati Raj.Mr. Yash Pal Suman, KAS, Relief and Rehabilitation Commissioner (Migrants), J&K, under directions to report in the office of Divi... Read More

Administration harassing Jammu residents
For correction in Aadhar Card waiting period is 20 days

July 08, 2017
JMC and its appointed Comtech Info Solutions Pvt Ltd vendor for Aadhar enrolment/corrections for Jammu is harassing poor residents of city, Aadhar enrolment forms/correction forms which are supposed to be given free of cost are sold for Rs 5 by only Photoshop available in vicinity. Residents of the city who are visiting Jambo Lochan Community Centre for Aadhar enrolment are asked to visit after fi... Read More

Two Officials transferred

July 05, 2017
golden yug
Srinagar: Virender Gupta, Private Secretary to Director Handlooms, J&K, is transferred and posted as Private Secretary in the office of Divisional Commissioner, Jammu.Vijay Kumar Koul, Private Secretary, under orders of transfer as Private Secretary in the office of Divisional Commissioner, Jarnmu shall report to General Administration Department till further orders. Read More

1 held with 64 pouches of J&K Excise Liquor, 8 bottles of Rum

July 04, 2017
golden yug
Jammu: Nagrota Police on a specific information laid a special nakka at Daghera Morh Sidhra apprehended one pedestrian. On search of his belonging police party recovered 64 Pouches of J&K Excise Liquor and 8 bottles of Rum (Old Fox)from his possession. In this regard, Police has registered a case under relevant sections of law at Police Station Nagrota. Further investigation of case is going on... Read More

Rath posted as DIG Doda-Kishtwar-Ramban Range

June 30, 2017
golden yug
In the interest of administration, Basant Kumar Rath, IPS (JK:2000), DIG Home Guards, Jammu, is transferred and posted as DIG Doda-Kishtwar-Ramban Range, upon retirement on superannuation of Shri Nisar Ahmad, IPS, IGP, on 30.06.2017 (AN). Read More

Schedule III of J&K Govt Business Rules
Govt issues circular to send memorandum to GAD seven days before meeting

June 29, 2017
golden yug
Circular instructions have been issued from time to time with a view to maintaining uniformity in submitting various proposals for approval of the Cabinet. The latest being Circular No. GDC-Cir/2012-13/SB dated 16.11.2015. These instruction include A4 size white paper to be used. Computer typed using 14 size font of Microsoft Word. Each para of the Memorandum to be numbered.Date to be mentioned b... Read More

10 KAS officers, 4 Under Secretaries shifted

June 22, 2017
golden yug
In the interest of administration, the transfers and postings are hereby ordered with immediate effect.Mr. Peerzada Hafizullah Shah, KAS, Director, Horticulture, Planning and Marketing, J&K, is transferred and posted as Special Secretary to the Government, Food, Civil Supplies and Consumer Affairs Department. Mr. Manzoor Ahmad Qadri, KAS, under orders of transfer as Additional Director, SKIMS an... Read More

GAD asks JK cadre IAS pensioners to submit documents

June 21, 2017
golden yug
SRINAGAR, JUNE 21: The General Administration Department (GAD) today asked the all pre-2016 pensioners/ family pensioners of IAS, J&K Cadre to submit Adhaar number, Email ID, contact number, Residential Address in the office of concerned Financial Advisor/CAO wherefrom they are drawing their pension. The documents are required for the implementation of decision on the recommendations of the 7th c... Read More

Sarthal Devi Ji Yatra holiday on July 1, 2

June 21, 2017
golden yug
SRINAGAR, JUNE 21 - According to an order issued by the Government today, the local holidays on account of Sarthal Devi Ji Yatra (District Kishtwar only) will now be observed on July 1 & 2, 2017(Saturday & Sunday) instead of July 2 & 3, 2017(Sunday & Monday). Read More

JMC’s efforts fail to yield fruitful results on ground, no visible improvement at prominent places
Illegal rehries/pharies and encroachers causing serious traffic congestion

June 20, 2017
golden yug
Notwithstanding, the tall claims Jammu Municipal corporation to streamline the working of hawkers which have been an act of nuisance for the general public as they found in selling the products that they don’t ever bother their consuming much needed of roads and even encroaching footpaths. Jammu, a city of temples witness pilgrims and tourists in good numbers throughout the area from different par... Read More

Accused booked in NDPS Case denied bail

June 17, 2017
golden yug
Jammu: The Hon’ble Court of Addl. Sessions Judge, Doda, has rejected the bail application of the accused, namely, Hans Raj S/O Ram Singh R/O Shamthi Tehsil Kastigarh District Doda, involved in a case under the NDPS Act which pertains to an incident which took place on 08.02.2014 when 166 charas balls weighing about six KG came to be recovered from him by the Police of P/S Doda at a naka point laid... Read More

Six cops martyred; two terrorists gunned down, 2 civilians killed in firing

June 16, 2017
golden yug
Srinagar:At least six police personnel attained martyrdom and two terrorists were gunned down by the security forces in an encounter whereas two civilians have been killed in firing by security forces in separate incidents in across Kashmir valley.According to reports a group of terrorists that ambushed a police patrol party and rained bullets on them led to the martyrdom of six cops, including a ... Read More

Aadhar Based Biometric Identification and Skill Profiling of CSLWs

June 15, 2017
golden yug
The progress of submission of relevant information regarding Casual Seasonal Labours/Workers (CSLWs) by different departments was reviewed by the designated Committee to carry out Aadhar Based Biometric Identification and Skill Profiling of (CSLWs), headed by Chief Secretary in a meeting held on 14.06.2017. It was noted with concern that quite a large number of Departments have failed to furnish t... Read More

Ex Dy Directors Fire & Emergency Services and cashier in Dock

June 14, 2017
golden yug
Srinagar: Crime Branch Kashmir presented charge sheet of case FIR No. 17 of 2014 U/S 409, 468, 471, 477-A, 120-B RPC r/w 5(2) Prevention of Corruption Act 2006 before the hon’ble court of Addl. Sessions Judge, Pulwama (Anti-corruption court) against 02 DY. Directors and cashier of Fire & Emergency Services namely , Ab. Hameed Wani, Riyaz-u-Din Shah & Zahoor Ahmad Sheikh. The case came to be r... Read More

1 held with 18 pouches of illicit liquor

June 14, 2017
golden yug
Samba: As a part of continuous drive against the menace of the drugs and illicit liquor launched by District Police Samba on the proficient directions of Senior Superintendent of Police Samba Sh. Anil Magotra KPS, a Police Party of P/S Samba headed by SHO P/S Sambabased on the information developed by reliable sources under the close supervision of Dy. SP Hqrs. Samba apprehended one person namely ... Read More

VOK charge sheets retired education officials over misuse of funds

June 12, 2017
golden yug
Srinagar: Vigilance Organization Kashmir produced a Charge Sheet (Challan) before the Hon’ble Anti-Corruption Court, Baramulla in Case FIR No. 04/2013 U/S 5(1)(c)(d) r/w 5(2) J&K P. C. Act. Samvat 2006, Section 34, 120-B, 468, 471 RPC P/S VOK Srinagar against the accused persons namely 1) Abdul Gani Wani, the then In-charge Zonal Education Officer, Education Zone Chandoosa, Baramulla (now retir... Read More

17 Policemen accorded deputation to NIA

June 12, 2017
golden yug
Sanction is hereby accorded to the deputation of the following officers/officials to the National investigation Agency, for a period of three years, with immediate effect, on standard terms and conditions governing deputation, as contained in Schedule XVIII of J&K CSR- Vol-11. The officers/officials who accorded deputation to NIA includes Abdul Qayoom, SP , Purshotam Mangi DySP, Baljit Si... Read More

Amendment in membership fee of GOs Mess

June 03, 2017
golden yug
Jammu: In partial modification to PHQ Order No. 610 of 2016 dated 25- 02-2016, the Membership Fee of GO"s Messes for retired Gazetted Police Officers, henceforth, shall be on the rates based on category, existing fee, revised fee, retired Gazetted Police Officers, 2400 (annually),1200 (annually) Read More

4 Dy SPs transferred & posted

June 03, 2017
golden yug
In the interest of administration, transfers/posting of Dy Superintendents of Police is ordered with immediate effect. Mohammad Nawaz Khandey, DYSP, SDPO Ashmuqam Pahalgam is transferred and posted as SO to DIG Udhampur/Reasi Range vice Shri Mohammad Aslam, Shri Javaid Iqbal Tabassam, DYSP PC Srinagar is transferred and posted as SDPO Ashmuqam Pahalgam vice Shri Mohammad Nawaz Khandey, Shri Mohamm... Read More

SVO produced Challan against Supervisor KVIB

June 02, 2017
golden yug
Challan has been produced in Case FIR No. 04/2014 P/S VOJ pertaining to the allegations that complainant Shri Parveen Kumar S/O Sh. Rattan Lal R/O VPO Gajansoo had applied for obtaining loan from Khadi Village & Industries Board, Jammu. He had approached S. Deedar Singh Sr. Supervisor KVIB Jammu who had demanded an amount of Rs. 50,000/- for sanctioning of his loan. On persuasions by the comp... Read More

JE suspended, 3 other served notice

June 02, 2017
golden yug
REASI, June 2: District Development Commissioner Ravinder Kumar today paid surprise visit in PHE Mechanical Sub-Division Reasi and found several employees absent from their duties. During inspection of office, only two daily wagers were found present who were just arrived in the office from field duties. The movement register of the office was maintained upto 30-04-2017 while as employee detail... Read More

Let’s be united to make a sustainable, tobacco-free world
Tobacco control can break cycle of poverty, contribute to ending hunger

June 02, 2017
Shubham sharma
Every year, on 31 May, WHO and partners mark World No Tobacco Day (WNTD), highlighting the health and additional risks associated with tobacco use, and advocating for effective policies to reduce tobacco consumption. WHO is calling on countries to prioritize and accelerate tobacco control efforts as part of their responses to the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development.All countries benefit from s... Read More

Govt orders transfer and postings of IAS, KAS officers

June 01, 2017
golden yug
Srinagar:The Government of Jammu and Kashmir has today ordered the transfers and postings of fifteen IAS and KAS officers.According to the order Ms. Sunita Anand, KAS, Additional Commissioner (Central) in the office of Financial Commissioner, Revenue, is transferred and posted as Secretary, J&K Public Service Commission, vice Mr. Shakeel-ulRehman Rather.Shakeel-ul-Rehman Rather, KAS, Secretary, J&... Read More

CM orders removing material dumped at various construction sites

May 31, 2017
golden yug
Taking cognizance of dumped materials at various construction sites and its impact on health and hygiene of people, Chief Minister has ordered that material dumped at various project sites or scattered around construction areas and roads which is causing great inconvenience to the general public and all unnecessary material, dumps or hindrances be removed from roads, public thoroughfare and spaces... Read More

Bail of two rape accused rejected

May 29, 2017
golden yug
Jammu: Presiding Officer Fast Trac Court Kishore Kumar rejected the bail application of Ashok Kumar and Balwinder Singh in rape case.According to the prosecution story is that on 22.04.2017, complainant has filed an application stating therein that Ashok Kumar R/o Gorkha Nagar is family friend, who used to come to her house daily and told my parents that she is suffering from some evil superstitio... Read More

Court frames corruption charges against Police cop in illegal gratification

May 29, 2017
golden yug
Jammu: Special Judge Anticorruption Jammu framed charges u/s (1) (d) r/w 5(2) of Jammu & Kashmir P.C.Act,vt.2006 & 161 RPC ( now Section 4-A P.C.Act 2014 (Amendment) against Abrar Wani then posted as Selection Grade Constable in Police Station Purmandal, Samba.According to the police case that Abrar Wani while being posted as Selection Grade Constable in Police Station Purmandal, Samba in the year... Read More

4 held with Heroin

May 29, 2017
golden yug
Jammu: In continuation to the operation Sanjeevani, a special drive against drugs launched by SSP Jammu Dr. Sunil Gupta-IPS, today acting on specific information, SDPO R S Pura Sh. Surinder Choudhary along with ASI Yougal Kishore I/C BPP Kullian conducted a raid in Ward No. 8, R S Pura. On seeing police party four persons tried to ran away who were chased and apprehended by Police. On their person... Read More

Interstate thieves’ racket busted at Vaishno Devi Bhawan

May 26, 2017
golden yug
Katra: Interstate thieves rackets busted at world famous shrine Mata Vaisnho Devi Bhawan by police department.20 thieves arrested with kingpin Mohd Shakeel R/o Delhi. Police trace 40 Moblie Phones worth Rs 9 lacs & 23,800 Rs cash.Katra police claimed to have busted a gang of interstate thieves here in Bhawan, today. As per police sources, based on information regarding roaming of thieves in Katra ... Read More

Poonch Police recovered kidnapped lady

May 26, 2017
golden yug
Poonch: Poonch Police recovered a kidnapped lady from Shimla Himachal Pradesh on receipt of report regarding kidnapping of a lady, Poonch police Immediately swung into action.A police team led by SHO Loran, MD Khan under the supervision of Shahid Naheem KPS, Dy SP hqrs Poonch and under the overall supervision of Sr Supdt of Police Poonch raided the suspected locations in Himachal Pradesh and rec... Read More

Congress"s blunders continue to haunt India

May 20, 2017
Shubham Sharma
There can be no better example of shooting in one’s own foot than India’s clumsy handling of the Kashmir issue. It is a saga of naivety, blinkered vision and inept leadership. Future generations will rue the fact that the Indian leadership failed the nation at critical junctures due to incompetence, ineptitude and selfish interests. The politicians are having criminal records or having criminal ca... Read More

Transfer and posting

May 17, 2017
goldenyug
In the interest of administration, Ms. Manesha Devi Sharma, KAS, awaiting orders of posting in the General Administration Department, is posted as Secretary in the Home Department, with immediate effect. Mr. Sajad Ahmad Wani, Incharge Private Secretary is hereby transferred and posted as Incharge Private Secretary with Chairman, J&K State Accountability Commission. Read More

Distribution of Govt advts highly discriminatory and against spirit of New Advts Policy 2016
Move aim to choke small and medium newspapers leading to their closures

May 17, 2017
Information Department has consistently failed to convince most of the newspapers that it works in a transparent way. As a fact of matter the Govt advertisements which are meant to be distributed judiciously have never ever been distributed so. The department of Information and public relations (DIPR) is the nodal agency for distribution of advertisements of the govt of Jammu and Kashmir and has a... Read More

Sheep Breeding Farm at Dachigam National Park shifted

May 15, 2017
golden yug
In pursuance of Cabinet decision No.53/3 dated 18.04.2005, sanction is hereby accorded to the:-transfer of Sheep Breeding Farm from Dachigam National Park along with immovable assets built by the Sheep Husbandry Department over the years, to the Forest, Environment & Ecology Department; and nomination of the Divisional Commissioner, Kashmir as the Nodal Officer to facilitate shifting of the Sheep ... Read More

Police cracks Doda firing case
Lashkar module to revive militancy busted, 5 arrested: IGP

May 13, 2017
gy correspondent Jammu MAY 13
Jammu and Kashmir Police have cracked the mystery of Doda firing in which two SPOs got injured, of which one succumbed while five persons arrested and weapon seized. “After attack on police post Tanta in Gandoh area of Doda, Special Investigation Team was constituted and the members visited the spot, conducted preliminary investigation along with a team of FSL, Jammu,” Dr S D Singh Jamwal, IG Jamm... Read More

Malik to continue as Administrative Secretary, Horticulture Department

May 12, 2017
gy correspondent Jammu may 11
In the interest of administration, it is hereby ordered that Mr. Mohammad Hussain Malik, KAS, Secretary to the Hon"ble Chief Minister, shall continue to hold the charge of Administrative Secretary, Horticulture Department, in addition to his own duties, till further orders. Read More

Farewell party organized in honour of Abdul Qayoom

May 08, 2017
golden yug
Kishtwar: District Police Kishtwar arranged a grand farewell party in the honour of Abdul Qayoom, KPS Additional Superintendent of Police, Kishtwar on his transfer on 07.05.2017 at NHPC Club. The officer joined in the District Kishtwar in the year 2013, served in the District for about 4 years. Recently the officer has been promoted as SSP and now transferred to SSG. The farewell party was attende... Read More

Commitment to empower villages in the State is core focus of present government: Tak

May 07, 2017
golden yug
IMRAN SHAH Kishtwar, May 06: Commitment to empower villages in the state is a core focus of present coalition government led by Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti, People"s Democratic Party, MLC Firdous Tak said during the public meetings in several villages of Kishtwar including Trigham, Vaiean, Pochhal Sanghrambhata, Giri Nagar and Cherhar. The corner meetings were organized to enthuse p... Read More

There’s no smoke without fire
JKPSC must clear mist to avoid further loss of credibility & transparency

May 05, 2017
Shubham sharma
Immediately after Jammu and Kashmir Public Service Commission (JKPSC) declared result of Preliminary Examination, a group of KAS aspirants across state protested and accused the commission for favoring ‘blue eyed candidates’ in the shortlist.According to the aspirants, the shortlist is filled with many discrepancies and doubts.The cut-off of JKPSC for meritorious candidates is 270 points, candi... Read More

Appellate Court stays Trial Court order in Jammu Club Membership case

May 03, 2017
golden yug
1st Additional Sessions Judge Jammu Mohd Akram Chowdhary in an appeal filed by Vishal Dhar against the order of Sub Registrar whereby Sub-Registrar vacated the stay (whereby ammu Club was asked to keep one post vacant under wards category), after hearing Adv Vikram Sharma appearing for the appellant observed that respondents had filed a caveat through their counsel and pursuant to filing of app... Read More

DB directs Div Com to appear in person

May 02, 2017
gy correspondent Jammu may 2
In a much publicized Public Interest Litigation regarding construction and extraction in River Tawi, Division Bench of State High Court Comprising Justice Alok Aradhe and Justice Tashio Rabstan after hearing battery of lawyers observed that Sr. Adv Sunil Sethi submitted that the directions issued by this Court vide order dated 17.11.2016 whereby Division Bench directed on November 17, 2016 that Be... Read More

VC Pahari Advisory Board slams cowardice act of Pak forces

May 02, 2017
Vice Chairman Pahari Advisory Board(MOS) Kuldeep Raj Gupta held a press meet at Rajouri and severely criticised the coward act of Pak forces for beheading the officials of Indian Army and defended the Indian forces for retaliation. Gupta claimed that we always adopted the ways and means of peace prosperity since ages but whenever somebody has tried a bit to hamper our dignity and sovereignty we re... Read More