Jammu celebrates Baisakhi with traditional fervor

Jammu celebrates Baisakhi with traditional fervor

Baisakhi, which marks the beginning of New Bikrami year, birth anniversary of Khalsa Panth and harvesting season was celebrated with traditional fervor and gaiety across the Jammu province today. As the morning started, the beats of ‘dhols’ began resounding, the joyous performances of bhangra and elaborate feasts marked Baisakhi celebrations not only in Jammu region

City temples without fire fighting equipments

Jammu Tawi, April 12: In the backdrop of fire tragedy at Puttigal Devi temple at Paravur, South of Kollam in Kerala state, where 110 persons died and close to 400 injured, many of them grievously on Sunday at annual fireworks show, there is urgent need on the part of the local administration to take safety

Army celebrates Siachen Day

On the occasion of Siachen Day, a wreath laying ceremony was held at the Siachen War Memorial at Base Camp to pay tribute to the fallen heroes of the frozen frontier. The chief guest of the event, Commander Siachen Brigade felicitated the Gallantry Award Winners, Ex-servicemen (ESM) and Veer Naris.  The wreath laying ceremony was

DDC inaugurates 3 Devika Baisakhi Mela

District Development Commissioner, Udhampur, Dr. Shahid Iqbal choudhary today inaugurated 3-day Devika Baisakhi Mela on the bank of holy Devika rivulet in Udhampur town this morning. Speaking on the occasion, DDC extended his warm and good wishes to the people on this auspicious Baisakhi day and hoped that the festival brings peace, prosperity and harmony

DDC Samba reviews preparations for Gram Uday Se Bharat Uday Abhiyan

District Development Commissioner Samba, Sheetal Nanda today reviewed preparations for “Gram Uday Se Bharat Uday Abhiyan”. The campaign will start on Dr. Ambedkar’s 125th  Birth Anniversary on 14th April 2016 and close on Panchayati Raj Day on 24th  April 2016. On 14th and 15th April, Social harmony programmes shall be organised in every panchayat of

Inaugurates Baisakhi festival at Bhilawar Inclusive, sustained development initiated: Dy CM

Deputy Chief Minister, Dr. Nirmal Singh today said that government has initiated the necessary measures for undertaking inclusive and sustained development of the State on equitable basis. The Deputy Chief Minister was addressing a huge gathering after inaugurating Baisakhi Mela at Nach Ground Bilawar in Kathua district. Minister for Animal, Sheep Husbandry and Fisheries, Mr.