Udhampur

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Mantalai to come up as International Yoga Centre

Jammu and Kashmir government, in its move to develop Jammu region as an independent tourist destination, today announced creation of an International Yoga Centre at the famous pilgrim spot of Mantalai in Udhampur district. J&K Chief Minister Mufti Mohammed Sayeed also said the government will favourably consider a ‘subsidised tour package’ for leisure destinations in Jammu region in the upcoming holiday season. “Mantalai will be promoted as a brand. International Yoga Centre here will have a cascading effect on tourist inflow. I am sure that once the Centre comes up, the flow of tourists to Mantalai will pick up,” Sayeed said, while addressing an interactive session during a J&K Tourism Conference. The conference, organised to conceptualise an out-of-box strategy to …

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Independent Candidate Pawan Gupta takes a victory lap in Udhampur

Independent Candidate Pawan Kumar Gupta defeated the incumbent MLA from Udhampur by a margin of 14650 votes. Pawan Gupta got 36226, Balwant Singh Mankotia got 21576, while BJP Candidate Pawan Khajuria comes 3rd and got 20174 votes.

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Udhampur-J&K-Assembly elections

Glimpses of polling for Udhampur Assembly Constituency

Highest number of 80 per cent votes were polled in Reasi district, followed by Udhampur district 76 per cent and 70 per cent in Poonch district.    

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Balwant Singh Mankotia-Udhampur rally

Balwant Mankotia addressed a rally in Udhampur

Balwant Mankotia addressed a rally in Udhampur

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Pawan Gupta Show of strength Udhampur

Massive Show of Strength by Pawan Gupta, holds a Mega rally in Udhampur

The Independent Candidate Pawan Kumar Gupta today went for a massive show of strength in Udhampur Assembly constituency where he hold a massive rally which passed through Chabutra Bazar, Gole Market, Mukherjee Bazar, Slathia Chowk, Dhar Road and then end at Udhampur Stadium.      

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BJP Candidate from Udhampur Pawan Khajuria filed his nomination papers

BJP Candidate from Udhampur Pawan Khajuria filed his nomination papers

BJP Candidate from Udhampur Pawan Khajuria filed his nomination papers. The Ex- President of Udhampur Muncipal Council Pawan Khajuria alongwith MoS PMO Dr. Jitendra Singh, BJP MP from Jammu, Jugal Kishore, Ram Madhav, BJP state Spokesperson Sunil Sethi and others filed the nomination.

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CRPF and NGOs organised Swachh Bharat Abhiyaan in Udhampur- Clean India

CRPF and NGOs organised ‘Swachh Bharat Abhiyaan’ in Udhampur

After almost a week-long cleanliness drive in central government offices led by Cabinet ministers, Prime Minister Narendra Modi wielded a broom on Thursday launching country’s biggest ever cleanliness drive “Swachh Bharat Abhiyaan” from Rajpath. And at the same day, On 2nd October 2014 at around 11:30 am, when we reached Slathia Chowk, near DC Office Udhampur. We felt very good seeing some volunteers from CRPF and NGOs were clearing up the mess which was lying there for an year. The smell coming out of this garbage was unbearable, even then the volunteers were clearing all this garbage was worth applauding.  But when we started following the vehicle carrying all this garbage collected by these volunteers, we found that all the …

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Udhampur Devika and Tawi rivers meant for dumping city waste-Udhampur Municipal Council-Devika-Tawi-Garbage

In Udhampur, Devika and Tawi rivers meant for dumping city waste

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This is how Udhampur Municipal Council dumps Garbage

Prime Minister Narendra Modi will lead from the front tomorrow as the government gears up to launch the biggest ever cleanliness and sanitation drive in the country. A ‘clean India’ by 2019 when the nation will mark 150th birth anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi is the vision driving the mission. Its launch on Oct 2 has a lot of significance as Father of the Nation had a penchant for cleanliness in his personal habits and sought to promote it in his environs in every way. Now, PM Modi intends to involve every citizen in the task of cleanliness. And at the same time, there is a town in the state of Jammu Kashmir, Udhampur where the concerned authorities picks up the …

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Udhampur: River Tawi in Full Flow

The situation created by incessant rainfall across Jammu & Kashmir continues to be grim with Tawi, Chenab and other rivers flowing above or almost touching danger marks.

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