MVD realises Rs 4,16,500 fine

The Motor Vehicle Department today launched a drive against traffic rule violators and realised a fine of Rs 4,16,500. A team led by ARTO Samba, Kuldeep Singh along with MVIs, CS Ballowria and Chander Mohan Sharma laid nakas and carried out extensive checking of vehicles in Bari Brahmana and adjoining areas. During the drive, 107


DDC Samba convenes DLRC meet

 A meeting of bankers and District Officers was held under the chairmanship of District Development Commissioner Samba, Sheetal Nanda to review the progress of banks and various departments   in key areas relating to Deposits, Advances and Priority sector lending for the quarter ending March 2016. The Lead Bank Manager, Veerji Koul gave a detailed account

SHO Ghagwal foils bid of Gold smuggling, seizes 1.338 Kgs

Ghagwal Police team proving dedication towards Police uniform had succeeded in foiling smuggling of Gold from Punjab clandestinely. The team had recovered Gold of worth Rupees lakhs, which the smuggler was trying to carry without paying tax. According to sources, SHO Ghagwal, Suraj Pathania, on specific information laid ambush at National Highway in the early


Excise Range office Samba inaugurated

Excise Commissioner, Tsering Angchok today inaugurated newly established office at Vijaypur, Excise Range Samba. The Commissioner informed that the establishment of the office within the range would benefit the license holders and public who otherwise had to go to Kathua for availing various services. The officials would also be able to provide prompt services according

FC Revenue reviews functioning of Department

Financial Commissioner Revenue, Pramod Jain convened a meeting to review the  functioning of  Revenue department here today . Deputy Commissioner Samba, Sheetal Nanda, ADC, Pawan Sharma, SDM’S, Tehsildars and other field functionaries of the department were present in the meeting. Speaking on the occasion Financial Commissioner directed the concerned to complete the pending mutations by

MLA Ramnagar inaugurates several development works

MLA Ramnagar R.S. Pathania today visit historical lake of Mansar of district Samba and inaugurated several development works done by SMDA (Surinsar Mansar Development Authority) near the Lake i.e. approach steps to Santoshi Mata temple, construction of Rain Shelter Shed/View Point, Deep Drain near Shiv temple, Video Parlour/Games, Porta Cabins, etc. at the estimated cost

Village Development Plan under SAGY reviewed

District Development Commissioner Samba, Sheetal Nanda today convened a meeting to review  implementation of village development plan (VDP) of Panchayat Sangwali, Block Ghagwal,  which has been  adopted  by Dr. Jitendera Singh,  MOS in PMO’s Office for development as Model Village under Sansad Adarsh Gram Yojana (SAGY). The meeting was attended by the ADDC Samba Vivek


Introduction of IPV significant step towards polio eradication: Ganga

Describing the introduction of Injectable Inactivated Polio Vaccine (IPV) as a significant step to provide double protection to the children against polio, Minister for Industries and Commerce Chander Prakash Ganga said that this is an important step in the Polio Eradication Programme which will strengthen full immunization efforts in the country. The Minister said this