SFD carries out plantation drive

Carrying on it motto of service towards society, SFD (Student for Development) carried out plantation drive in the premises of Government Higher Secondary School (Boys) Kathua. SFD J&K State in-charge Rahul Dev Sharma presided over the function whereas DEPO Kathua Aruna Sharma and Principal Higher Secondary School Kuldeep Gupta were mainly present on the occasion

Hiranagar Police arrest two narcotic smugglers with half Kg Heroin

In continuation to drive launched against drug menace in District Kathua and in view of recent militancy related inputs received from different agencies about the desperation of infiltration of antinational elements, district police have established special ambushes on all the infiltration routes as well as on national highway. In joist of these ambushes, Hiranagar Police

Perfect Educational Club changes members of executive body

The president of Perfect Educational Club has changed two members of its executive body based on the request received. Romesh Kumar, General Secretary, son of Des Raj village Kalyanpur PO Parole District Kathua and Sunil Kumar, cashier, son of Birbal village Mirpur Jago PO Parole Kathua were changed and in their place two members namely

DC launches single window facility for revenue related services

Deputy Commissioner Kathua Ramesh Kumar today launched a Single Window Facility at DC office for ensuring prompt delivery of Revenue related services under the ambit of Public Service Guarantee Act (PSGA), Deputy Commissioner said that the aim of this single window facility is to ensure that the services are provided to the stakeholders at a

Nehru Yuva Kendra, Kathua organised ‘Neighborhood Youth Parliament’

Nehru Yuva Kendra, Kathua in its endeavour to educate and developing understanding of youth and general masses about the importance of Yoga in better Health, disease free and Happy life, organized “Neighborhood Youth Parliament” at Girls High School, Koota in which over 85 participants participated. Dr. Guru Sharma, yoga Expert educates various aspects of Yoga

Nirjala Ekadashi celebrated with religious fervor

The people of Kathua celebrated ‘Nirjala Ekadashi’ a Hindu festival dedicated to lord Vishnu with religious fervor and gaiety. As the day advanced, devotees organised “Shabeels” in city, offering sweet cold water and refreshment to the people give them some respite from the prevailing sweltering heat. Having a cold glass of water, in market with

SDM reviews flood control measures

SDM Billawar Rajesh Basotra today convened a meeting with senior officers of various departments to discuss the flood control measures being put in place in the tehsil. The SDM impressed upon the officers from Flood Control Department, Irrigation, Revenue, Health, Education and Block Development Officer to ensure that all relief and rehabilitation measures are in