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‘Engineers solid pillars of our society’: Director NIT Srinagar
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‘Engineers solid pillars of our society’: Director NIT Srinagar

Srinagar, Sep 15: To mark the National Engineers Day, Director National Institute of Technology (NIT) Srinagar, Prof. (Dr.) Rakesh SehgaL on Thursday said engineers are the solid pillars of the society and there is need to go sustainable by creating cleaner technologies. In his special message, Prof. Sehgal said engineers also play a role in society by building safer roads and bridges. They work to create systems that can withstand natural disasters like floods and earthquakes etc, he said. "The purpose of this day is to celebrate the achievements of engineers and promote their contributions towards society. It provides an opportunity for engineers and other interested parties to come together and learn about each other’s work," he said. Prof. Sehgal said engineers play a very important...
Secretary Mining reviews e-Marketplace, DMFT usage across all districts
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Secretary Mining reviews e-Marketplace, DMFT usage across all districts

JAMMU, SEPTEMBER 15 :   Secretary, Mining, Amit Sharma, today had a comprehensive review meeting regarding functioning of G2B2C Web Portal meant for e-Market place / e-Challan besides status of various schemes being executed under Pradhan Mantri Khanij Kshetra Kalyan Yojana (PMKKKY). while interacting with Deputy Commissioners , SSPs and District Mineral Officers of Geology and Mining Department, Secretary held threadbare discussion regarding implementation of various schemes aimed at welfare of people affected due to mining activities and utilization of funds available under District Mineral Foundation Trust (DMFT). In order to have uniformity of measurement unit for minor minerals, it was decided to convert the presently operative measurement unit in the rates notified by the respectiv...
J&K Institution of Engineers observes 55th Engineers Day
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J&K Institution of Engineers observes 55th Engineers Day

SRINAGAR, SEPTEMBER 15: The Institution of Engineers (India), Jammu & Kashmir State Centre, Srinagar, today observed 55th Engineers Day to commemorate the birthday of legendary engineer Bharat Ratna Sir Mokshagundam Visvesvaraya. The event was attended by huge number of participants including Executive Committee Members of IEIJKSC, Corporate Members of IEI, field Engineers, Engineering Students, Research Scholars and Experts. Principal Secretary, Public Works, Shailendra Kumar, was the Chief Guest on the occasion. Engineer Khurshid Ahmad Ganai, Former Advisor to Governor of J&K and Engineer Athar Aamir Khan, Commissioner, Srinagar Municipal Corporation were guests of honour on the occasion. Dr. Rouf Ahmad Khan, Chairman, IEI J&K State Centre welcomed the guests and Er. Fi...
J&K Govt. creates system serving everyone equally across J&K
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J&K Govt. creates system serving everyone equally across J&K

Several key interventions have been made in Education, Tourism, Industrial Sectors to boost growth, economy SRINAGAR, SEPTEMBER 15: The Jammu and Kashmir administration is creating a system that serves everyone with equal opportunities besides endeavours to mobilise all the resources to improve the standard of living of people which have been deprived of progress for decades. Several interventions were made in the education sector of the Union territory in the last there years, and efforts were being made to provide quality education to children. Educational system of the UT has been overhauled and aligned as per the recommendations of the National Education Policy, 2020. Through ‘Aao School Chalein Campaign' lakhs of students from disadvantaged sections have been brought back to the ...
Lt Governor participated in NHPC’s plantation Programme at Kishtwar
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Lt Governor participated in NHPC’s plantation Programme at Kishtwar

Plants Apple seedlings at Chenab Bhawan KISHTWAR, SEPTEMBER 15: Lieutenant Governor Manoj Sinha on the second day of his visit to Kishtwar, participated in a plantation programme organized by NHPC Dulhasti Power Project. The Lt Governor, along with Dr Arun Kumar Mehta, Chief Secretary and Sh Nitishwar Kumar, Principal Secretary to Lt Governor planted Apple seedlings at Chenab Bhawan, NHPC Dulhasti Power Station. “Our progress is inherently linked to environmental resources. We must preserve our traditional life-sustaining system and maintain ecological integrity. Protection, restoration and regeneration of natural resources are prerequisite for economic development”, said the Lt Governor. Sh Mukesh Singh, ADGP Jammu; Sh Ramesh Kumar, Divisional Commissioner Jammu; Dr Devansh Yadav, D...