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Lt Governor’s Greetings on Shri Krishna Janmashtami
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Lt Governor’s Greetings on Shri Krishna Janmashtami

SRINAGAR, AUGUST 18: Lieutenant Governor Manoj Sinha has extended his heartiest greetings on the eve of auspicious occasion of Shri Krishna Janmashtami. In a message, the Lt Governor said that the life and teachings of Lord Krishna have a profound significance, which continues to enlighten and guide us in our daily life. On this auspicious occasion, let us imbibe Lord Krishna's message of love, compassion, discipline, knowledge and selfless action, and dedicate ourselves to the service of the nation. May the festival bring joy and happiness for all, the Lt Governor said.
ADMIT CARD FOR INDIAN ARMY RECRUITMENT RALLY ISSUED
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ADMIT CARD FOR INDIAN ARMY RECRUITMENT RALLY ISSUED

Srinagar, 18 August 2022.   Admit cards for eligible male candidates for recruitment into Indian Army as Agniveers from Srinagar, Anantnag, Ganderbal, Budgam, Baramulla, Kupwara, Bandipora, Kulgam, Pulwama and Shopian districts of UT of Jammu & Kashmir and Leh & Kargil districts of UT of Ladakh have been mailed to registered email address of candidates.  Date and time for reporting for the screening tests at the recruitment rally site has been specified in individual admit cards. Candidates are required to report only on the specified time and date as given in the admit card.  Candidates are requested to kindly follow all instructions specified in the admit card. Any candidate who does not receive the admit card for the recruitment rally by 20 August 2022 may contact at the followi...
Toshkhana brought under the administrative control of Department of Culture
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Toshkhana brought under the administrative control of Department of Culture

SRINAGAR, AUGUST 18: The Administrative Council (AC) which met here under the chairmanship of the Lieutenant Governor, Manoj Sinha, approved the transfer of administrative control of Toshkhana Organization from the Hospitality & Protocol Department to the Department of Culture. Rajeev Rai Bhatnagar, Advisor to the Lieutenant Governor, Dr. Arun Kumar Mehta, Chief Secretary, J&K and Nitishwar Kumar, Principal Secretary to the Lieutenant Governor attended the meeting. The ‘Toshkhana’ houses the royal gifts and antique items of the erstwhile Dogra Rulers of Jammu & Kashmir. In Jammu, the articles of the Toshkhana have been stored at Mubarak Mandi Heritage Complex, whereas, the articles in Srinagar have been kept in a locker at Saddar Treasury, Srinagar. The decision to transfer ...
Director Agriculture Kashmir kick-starts Onion seed sowing at Kitchen Garden Lalmandi
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Director Agriculture Kashmir kick-starts Onion seed sowing at Kitchen Garden Lalmandi

Inaugurates distribution of compost bags SRINAGAR, AUGUST 18: The Director Agriculture Kashmir, Chowdhary Mohammad Iqbal today kick-started seed sowing of Onion crop at Kitchen Garden premises Lalmandi, Srinagar. On the occasion, the Director visited different blocks of the kitchen garden and interacted with the concerned technical staff. The concerned officers briefed the Director regarding various initiatives introduced by the Department for the optimum utilization of the different resources. It was informed that an estimated 15 lakh to 20 lakh onion seedlings would be made available to the farmers from kitchen gardens Lalmandi, Srinagar. Speaking on the occasion, the Director said that early seeded crops will utilize available soil moisture in a better way. He said that early seeded...
Dr Samoon reviews settlement of audit paras of SDD
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Dr Samoon reviews settlement of audit paras of SDD

Congratulates officers for clearing 1093 audit paras SRINAGAR, AUGUST 18: Department of Skill Development Department (SDD) has got cleared 1093 out of 1259 audit paras, hence leaving only 166 paras for perusal. This was revealed today at a meeting chaired by Principal Secretary, Skill Development Department Dr Asgar Hassan Samoon to review the settlement of audit para's pending with the office of Principal accountant General J&K (Audit) in respect of the Department. While reviewing the settlement of audit paras in ITIs and Polytechnics of Jammu and Kashmir, Dr Samoon congratulated the officers for this achievement and said that we build on this achievement and take steps to prevent piling of audit paras in future. He said that to enhance the quality of audit compliance, the officers...