BUDGAM, AUGUST 30: District Development Commissioner Budgam, Tariq Hussain Ganai, today conducted an extensive tour of Chadoora and Charari Sharief towns to take stock of healthcare facilities being provided to patients at Sub- District Hospitals and Primary Health Centers there.
ADC Budgam, Mushtaq Ahmad Simnani, SDM Chadoora, Aziz Ahmad and other concerned accompanied the DDC.
On the occasion, the DDC inspected SDH Chadoora, SDH Nagam, SDH Charari Sharief, SDH Pakherpora and other local health centers.
The DDC inspected various wards including Gynae, Vaccine and Injection Section, Pediatric, Emergency, ECG and Post Operation wards at these health centres besides met various patients and enquired about healthcare facilities being provided to them.
While addressing a monthly meeting and workshop regarding Rota Virus Vaccine at SDH Chadoora, the DDC laid emphasis on punctuality and implementation of duty roster by doctors and para-medical staff in letter and spirit.
At SDH Nagam, the DDC said that the hospital shall soon be provided 24/7 electricity facility for the smooth functioning of the insttitue. He also assured that hospital road shall be macadamized at an earliest as demanded by locals.
The DDC said that SDH Pakherpora will be shifted to new building soon to ensure better health services are provided to the locals. During his visit to SDH Charari Sharief, the DDC directed concerned to ensure cleanliness, proper sanitation and maintaining of hospital movable property for better patient care.
The DDC also visited various private medical stores and took on spot stock of availability of medicines, vaccine and other drug items for the patients.
Later, the DDC also visited Fruit Mandi Charari Sharief where he took stock of arrangements and services being provided to the fruit growers and dealers for hassle-free passage of their yield to outside J&K.
He met a delegation of Fruit Growers and assured them that all their genuine grievances would be resolved amicably. The DDC said that a 24/7 landline phone service facility will be provided at Fruit Mandi for easy access of communication with other dealers. He also directed concerned completion of ramp work at an earliest.
Meanwhile, the DDC also visited shrine of Sheikh Noor ud din Noorani (R.A) and Shrine of Syed Ali Aali Balkhi (R.A) in Pakherpora and paid obeisance at both the places. He also met local Intizamia Committees and listened to their demands. The DDC directed concerned to start expansion work at entrance, installation of solar lights, proper sanitation and wooden flooring at Pakherpora Shrine.
The DDC also visited Mono- Water Treatment Plant at Pakherpora and took stock of drinking water supply. He directed concerned to ensure completion of pending work to ensure supply of safe drinking water to all the uncovered areas in Pakherpora.
SSC to conduct exams for J&K and Ladakh students in September
SRINAGAR, SEPTEMBER 17: Staff Selection Commission (SSC) is going to conduct four examinations for the candidates of Jammu and Kashmir and Ladakh at Jammu, Samba, Leh and Chandigarh in the month of September.
According to the details, for Junior Engineers Examination-2018, the SSC will conduct the examination at Jammu, Samba, Leh from 23 September to 27 September. 4279 candidates are going to appear in the examination.
The examination of MTS (NT)-2018, for the remaining candidates of Srinagar centre, will be held on 27 September at Jammu. 2872 candidates are going to appear in the examination.
The examination for SI in CAPFs (Paper-11)-2018, will be conducted on 27 September in Chandigarh in which one candidate is going to appear.
Furthermore CHSL Exam (Tier-11)-2018, will be held at Jammu on 29 September in which 16 candidates will appear.
SSC had advised the candidates to download their admit cards containing information regarding date, shift, centre, venue of respective examinations and important instructions from the website of the SSC (www.sscnwr.org). SSC also said that the admit cards would also be sent to the individual candidate by e-mail and SMSs with the requisite information.
In case of any assistance, the students have been advised to contact the office of concerned Divisional Commissioner, Deputy Commissioners and Staff Selection Commission (North Western Region), Kendriya Sadan, Sector-9A, Chandigarh (UT) Phone-0172-2744366.
Neither single shot has been fired nor has anyone died in Kashmir: Amit Shah
Allaying concerns over the situation in Jammu and Kashmir, Home Minister Amit Shah on Monday said that neither a single shot has been fired nor has anyone died there till now and asserted that there is peace in the valley.
“From August 5 till now, we did not have to fire a single shot and not even a single person has died. There is peace in Kashmir,” said he said at an event here. .
Last month, Parliament had passed the Jammu and Kashmir (Reorganization) Act, 2019, bifurcating the state into two Union Territories — Jammu and Kashmir with legislature and Ladakh without it.
The BJP chief said that many people had called the surgical strikes in 2016, a “fluke”,but they now “certify” the country’s defence policies after it revoked the provisions of Article 370.
“Even though surgical and airstrikes give immense joy to the people, taking such decisions needs immense courage. The airstrikes changed the way the world looks at us now,’ Shah added.
Shah also took a dig at the erstwhile Congress government and said that during their tenure, there used to be news of corruption every day, borders were insecure, soldiers were beheaded, women felt unsafe and people protested on the roads every day.
“A government was running where every minister considered himself as Prime Minister but did not look at the actual Prime Minister as one,” he scoffed.
Shah said that unlike the erstwhile government, Prime Minister Narendra Modi-led BJP government never took any decision for “vote bank” but rather for the benefit of the people.
“Some governments work for 30 years and take one big decision, but our government worked for five years and took over 50 major decisions, including GST, demonetisation, airstrikes, etc. No one else dared take it during their tenure,” said the Union Minister.
Shah said that India is growing economically, adding that the agriculture sector and the per capita income are also increasing. “We are progressing towards becoming a $5 trillion economy and I am confident that it will happen before 2024,” he added.(ANI)
Governor Satya Pal Malik calls on PM
New Delhi, September 16: Jammu and Kashmir Governor Satya Pal Malik met Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday and is believed to have briefed him about the security situation in the state.
Normal life remained affected in the Kashmir Valley for the 43rd consecutive day on Monday.
“Shri Satya Pal Malik, the Governor of Jammu and Kashmir called on PM @narendramodi,” the prime minister’s office tweeted.
Malik is believed to have apprised Modi about the prevailing situation in Jammu and Kashmir, sources said.
The two UTs of Jammu and Kashmir, and Ladakh will come into existence on October 31.
While security forces have eased restrictions in many parts of the Valley, normal life continues to be affected as business establishments remained shut and only a few vehicles plied on the roads.
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