Protest over irregularities in teachers/master transfer

The Academic side of all the educationalinstitutions in Poonch district has been suffering badly as the ChiefEducation Officer (CEO) along with his deputy has transferred over onethousand teachers and Masters violating all norms of the transfer policy, resulting most of the teachers and master have launched anindefinite strike and not joined their new place of

District adm reviews arrangement of annual Urs

The district administration Poonch today reviewed the arrangements for 2 -day annul Urs of Ziyarat Sain Mira Baksh, commencing from August 30. The review meeting was attended by MLA Haveli Shah Mohammad Tantray , Deputy chairman legislative council, Jahangir Hussain Mir & Deputy commissioner Poonch Mohammad Harun Malik. The meeting took a detailed review of

MLA flags off Chhari Mubarak procession

MLA Havelli Shah Mohd Tantrey, MLC Shehnaz Ganai, Deputy Chairman Legislative Councils, Jhangir Hussain Mir and Viboud Gupta flagged off religious procession carry the holy mace “Chhari Mubarak” from Dashnami Akhara Poonch here this morning for making the final ritual of the Annual Sojourn. Deputy Commissioner Poonch, Mohammad Harun Malik, SSP Poonch J S Johar


Bali Bhagat inaugurates Early Intervention Centre at District Hospital Poonch

Minister for Health and Medical Education, Bali Bhagat today inaugurated an Early Intervention Centre in Raja Sukhdev Singh District Hospital Poonch. Deputy Chairman Legislative Council, Jahangir Hussain Mir, Legislators, Shah Mohammad Tantrey, Shehnaz Ganai and Yashpal Sharma, besides CMO Poonch Dr Niaz Chaudhary, Superintendent of District Hospital, Doctors and large number of prominent citizens were


Natrang stages “Soch” at Mendhar

Natrang show series in Poonch District concluded with the staging of play ‘Soch’ directed by Rahul Singh at Balnoi village of Mendar Tehsil today. Aimed at educating the rural folk about their burning problems, this series featured 12 (Twelve) shows of three plays, two of them were written and directed by Padamshree Balwant Thakur. The

Natrang actors performs at village Jhullas

The Natrang actors with the support of army today performed a play ‘Choona Hai Aasmaan’ at village Jhullas, Poonch. Balwant Thakur’s most aspiring theme ‘Choona Hai Aasmaan’ in Hindustani , a play which prepares the youth-the majority population of the state to strive for excellence in life was very well received by the audience. The

No govt want to harm civilian: Zulfkar

Terming killings during protests as unfortunate, Minister for Food, Civil Supplies and Consumer Affairs Chowdhary Zulfkar Ali said that no governments in political system want to harm civilian. The minister said, “No political party want loss of lives and everybody condemn killings of civilians”, he said adding that the government is taking all steps to


DC reviews Budha Amarnath Yatra arrangements

Deputy Commissioner Poonch Mohammed Harun Malik today reviewed the arrangements for Annual Budha Amarnath Yatra. Various issues discussed in the meeting includes security arrangements, adequate power supply, medical and transport facilities, safe drinking water, accommodation and proper sanitation . The meeting was informed that the yatra will commence on 8th of August and the first