3 traders booked, Rs 6500 fine imposed in Darhal

Newspoint Bureau Rajouri, July 7 A joint team of officials of Legal Metrology Department (LMD) and Food & Drugs Control Authority today conducted surprise market checking at Darhal. During the checking, samples of drugs and food items were collected for lab testing. Shopkeepers, traders and fruit vendors were directed not to over charge customers above

Amity meeting organised at Chamba

Newspoint Bureau Rajouri, July 6 Army organised Amity meeting at village Chamba in Rajouri district, today. The meeting was to have constructive exchange of views with the locals which in turn would facilitate cordial relation amongst all sections of society and enhance peace in the area. One of the focus of the interaction was constructive

Rajouri administration imparts Hajj training

Newspoint Bureau Rajouri, July 5 The 2nd phase of orientation cum training programme for pilgrims of Haj-2017 was organized by district administration Rajouri in collaboration with J&K State Haj Committee at Dak Bungalow Rajouri here today. 124 aspiring Hajis participated in the training which was imparted by experts from Haj committee besides resource persons from

Rajouri administration organizing 4-day Photo Exhibition from July 9

Achievements of past 2 years to be showcased Newspoint Bureau Rajouri, July 4 To showcase achievements of various departments in the last two years, District Administration Rajouri is organizing a 4-day photo-exhibition from July 9 to 12 at PWD Dak Bungalow Rajouri. Through photo exhibition, departments will showcase achievements by displaying pre-construction, construction and completion phases of

DDC Rajouri announces 10 Media Fellowships in Development Administration

Fellowship to include Rs 20000 each, citation and reimbursement of expenses incurred on field tours, documentation Newspoint Bureau Rajouri, July 2 The District Administration, Rajouri has announced Media Fellowships for “Development Administration” to be awarded to working journalists of the district associated with both print and electronic media. According to District Development Commissioner Rajouri, Dr

DEO launches special electoral enrollment drive

Newspoint Bureau Rajouri, July 1 District Election Officer (Deputy Commissioner), Rajouri launched the special enrollment drive for voters in age group 18-21 years and left out voters. The drive will continue till 31 July 2017 under Systematic Voters’ Education and Electoral Participation (SVEEP) as per guidelines of Election Commission of India. As a part of

DM Rajouri fixes prices of essential commodities

Newspoint Bureau Rajouri, July 2 District Magistrate Rajouri, Dr. Shahid Iqbal Choudhary on Saturday revised maximum retail prices of essential commodities in a meeting of officers of FCS&CA, Food Safety, Legal Metrology, Animal and Sheep Husbandry and others that he chaired here. These items include mutton, milk, curd, cheese, khoya etc. The new prices would

Commander BRTF, SE asked to implement PRD Act

Newspoint Bureau Rajouri, July 1 District Administration Rajouri has directed the Commander 31 BRTF and Superintending Engineer PWD to exercise their powers under Prevention of Ribbon Development Act and remove encroachments. More than 700 encroachments have been reported on BRO roads involving land worth crores acquired by Ministry of Defence. The directions were issued by