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Mufti Sayeed launches Chief Minister’s Model School Scheme

Inaugurates JK’s first-ever model schools at Basohli, Jammu In a historic first step to facilitate access of poor students to top-quality education, Chief Minister, Mufti Mohammad Sayeed, Thursday formally launched the Chief Minister’s Model School Scheme by inaugurating the first-ever government model school at the picturesque heritage town of Basohli, amidst loud cheers by students. He also inaugurated the historic SRML HSS at Jammu as a Model School. In another important decision, the Chief Minister announced creation of a new Development Authority for Basohli, which he called the Gateway to J&K, so as to tap the full tourism potential of the magnificent Ranjit Sagar Dam. Accompanied by the Deputy Chief Minister, Dr. Nirmal Singh, Minister for Health & Medical Education, …

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Nitin Gadkari lays foundation stone of bridge over River Ravi in Kathua

Union Minister for Road Transport, Highways and Shipping Nitin Gadkari today laid the foundation stone for the construction of two-lane bridge over river Ravi in Keerian-Gandial area of district Kathua in Jammu and Kashmir. Speaking on the occasion, the Union Minister said that BJP led NDA government in the Centre is committed to provide better road connectivity in Jammu and Kashmir and a number of initiatives have already been taken in this direction. The 1210 m long bridge along with 7.5 km long approach road is being constructed by the Union Ministry of Transport and Highways at an estimated cost of Rs 160 crore under Inter State Connectivity programme. The bridge would provide an alternative surface link between Jammu and …

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162.18 crore approved for Kathua district, and for District Samba Rs 86.62 crores approved

CM chairs Board Meetings, asks officers to focus on productive assets Describing Kathua and Samba as the Gateway and Industrial Hub of the State respectively, Chief Minister Mufti Mohammad Sayeed today called upon the administration to take full advantage of the revised financing scheme which focuses on decentralisation and assigns greater role and responsibility to the districts. “Take full ownership of developmental projects for creation of productive assets and effective implementation of social sector schemes, Sayeed asked the administrators while chairing District Development Board Meetings of Kathua and Samba districts in Kathua. While Rs 162.18 crore capital allocation for Kathua district has been approved, for District Samba, a capital plan allocation of Rs 86.62 crore was sanctioned during the Board …

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Lal Singh pays surprise visit to district hospitals Samba, Kathua

Minister for Health and Medical Education, ARI and Trainings departments, Choudhary Lal Singh today conducted surprise inspection of Primary Health Centre (PHC) at Bari Brahamna, Government Emergency Hospital and Sub-District Hospital (SDH) Ramgarh, District Hospital (DH), Samba, Trauma Hospital Ghagwal, Sub-District Hospital Hiranagar, Mahatma Gandhi Maternity Hospital and District Hospital Kathua. The surprise check was conducted by the Minister in view of the persistent complaints by the public regarding non-availability of medicos and paramedical staff in these hospitals during holidays. Director Health Services Dr. Baljeet Singh Pathania, Director Family Welfare Dr. Baldev Sharma, Project Director AIDS Control Society, Dr Mohan Singh, Deputy Controller Drug and Food Control Organization, Lotika Khajuria, State Tuberculosis Officer Dr. Ajay Kumar Gupta, Deputy Director Health …

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Kathua attack shows Pakistan’s continuous infatuation with terrorists: BJP

Describing the fresh incident of terror attack in Rajbagh area of Kathua district as indicative of Pakistan’s “continued infatuation with terrorists”, BJP on Friday condemned the attack in strong words. “The fresh incident of terror attack in Rajbagh area of Kathua district is indicative of Pakistan’s continued infatuation with terrorists. It is most unfortunate and the party condemns it in strong words,” state chief spokesperson Sunil Sethi told reporters here. Sethi said such attack has again given blow to the peace process with the neighboring country and sent very wrong signals across the people of the country, especially when the Central government has been putting its best efforts to bring peace and normalcy in Jammu and Kashmir. He added that …

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BJP will form the next Government in J&K: Jitendra Singh

Asserting that the people will judge BJP on basis of its performance both at the Centre as well as in the party-ruled states, Union minister Jitendra Singh today expressed hope that the party would form the next government in Jammu and Kashmir with a clear majority. Addressing the party workers in Kathua, Minister of State in the PMO Singh said, “BJP will form the next Government in J&K… BJP is a nationalist party which works for the betterment of the all the sections of the society.” Singh received a rousing welcome on his arrival, first at Kathua and later at Billawar, where BJP candidates Rajiv Jasrotia and Nirmal Singh filed their nomination papers today for the two Assembly constituencies, respectively. …

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BJP’s Jitendra Singh defeated union min Ghulam Nabi Azad

In Udhampur parliamentary constituency, dark horse Dr Jitendra Singh defeated union min Ghulam Nabi Azad by an impressive vote margin of 60976. Here is assembly segment wise vote share:  Assembly Segment BJP Congress Kishtwar 18726 22484 Inderwal 11196 39351 Doda 18176 35914 Bhaderwah 21597 44783 Ramban 23164 26106 Banihal 5514 32836 Gulabgarh 7664 37332 Reasi 43143 34262 Gool Arnas 8832 29016  Udhampur 49623 19429 Chenani 34336 14912 Ramnagar 33588 18407 Bani 12813 10396 Basohli 36169 8518 Kathua 63186 18021 Billawar 42526 18076 Hiranagar 56567 16491  Total  487369  426393

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Udhampur LS Seat: Hiranagar celebrates festival of Indian democracy

Hiranagar town of Kathua district that falls under the Udhampur Parliamentary constituency in Jammu and Kashmir celebrated Festival of Indian democracy on Thursday by coming out in huge numbers. This is the same town where few weeks back BJP Prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi hold a public rally. Pics provided by Archana Rajput

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103 yrs old Massu Ram first one to cast vote in Hiranagar, set the trend for higher voter turnout

103 years old Massu Ram was the first one, on Thursday to cast vote in Hiranagar and set the trend for higher voter turnout today. Till 3 pm there was 61% polling in Udhampur Parliamentary Constituency. Reasi district crossed 70% mark, heavy turnout in Urban centres of Udhampur, Kathua. Massu Ram was among the first voters at the polling station number 67 in Hiranagar town of Kathua district that falls under the Udhampur Parliamentary constituency in Jammu and Kashmir today. Massu Ram also told reporters, “This could be my last vote. I cannot afford to let it go waste.”

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Udhampur Votes

Udhampur Votes: Polling begins for Udhampur-Kathua-Doda Lok Sabha Seat

India is witnessing elections in the maximum number of seats in a single phase today as polling is going on in 121 seats across 12 states. Of the total seats, Congress has 36 seats while its main challenger BJP has 40 seats. Polling will take place in 28 seats in Karnataka, followed by Rajasthan (20), Maharashtra (19), Uttar Pradesh and Odisha (11 each), Madhya Pradesh (10), Bihar (7), Jharkhand (6), West Bengal (4), Chhattisgarh (3), Jammu and Kashmir and Manipur (1 each). Over 14.6 lakh voters will decide the fate of Union Health and Family Welfare Minister Ghulam Nabi Azad today in Udhampur-Doda Lok Sabha seat. Azad is being challenged by BJP’s Dr Jitendra Singh. A total number of 13 …

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