Red Cross Bus -‘Qafila’ flags off, donation raised

Red Cross Bus -‘Qafila’ flags off, donation raised

The week long Red Cross programme organized by District Administration was given a ceremonial kick here the other day. On the very first day of the event, the civil society donated Rs. 20000 to District Red Cross Fund (DRCS). A bus carrying volunteers of NCC and Quick Response Team (QRT) was flagged off by District

Army organises cleanliness drive

In an initiative to spread awareness an motivate locals to adopt cleanliness measures in their routine life, Indian Army organized a large scale cleanliness drive or “Swachh Bharat Abhiyan” at Nachlana village of Ramban district. The campaign witnessed huge participation with volunteers from all sections of society including school children, women and renowned social activists.

Two killed, 9 injured in road mishap

Two killed whereas nine other got injured when in a Tavara bearing registration no. JK14B-4248 on its way from Jammu to Srinagar when reached near Shaitani Nallah rolled down about 40 feet, early this morning. The deceased identified as Nisha Rani wife of Ajay Kumar and her son Kartik Singh resident of Kunjwani, Jammu while

4 days EVFI Yagna concludes

‘Ekal Vidyalaya Foundation of India’ (EVFI) organized a three day long Yagya at Sangaldan area of distric Ramban for peace and prosperity of the area which was concluded today. This foundation is a non-profit organization involved in education and village development in rural areas and tribal villages of India. The four day long Yagya, which

Railways Construction work should go uninterrupted: DC

The construction work of Railways at various sites in the district should run smoothly besides resolving all glitches including the issues related with land acquisition.  This was instructed by Deputy Commissioner (DC) Ramban Mohammad Aijaz while chairing a meeting with officers and representatives of different construction agencies like IRCON, AFCON and northern railways and expressed

DDC reviews progress under PSGA

To review the progress made under Public Service Gurantee Act by various departments, District Development Commissioner (DDC) Ramban Mohammad Aijaz convened a meeting with the concerned officers in his office chamber today. The meeting was attended by Assistant Deputy Commissioner (ADC) Ramban Babu Ram, Assistant Superintendent of Police (ASP) Ramban Mushtaq Chowdhary, Assistant Commissioner Revenue

Students protest against shortage of staff, block NHW

The students of Government Higher Secondary School, Batote blocked the traffic in the main bazaar for about an hour in a peaceful protest against the shortage of teachers in the school, today. They raised slogans against the education ministry and the district administration’s failure in fulfilling the oft repeated promises of filling the vacant posts

Lady hurt in mishap

A pedestrian lady was injured seriously when hit by a negligently driven vehicle at Baggu  nallah, Batote today afternoon. According to the police sources, the lady identified as Gita Devi wife of Chuni Lal of village Chhampa, Batote was referred to the GMC, Jammu from the SKME, Hospital, Batote. The driver of the vehicle (JK14A-3329)