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Srinagar, Dec 11: J&K Bank on Tuesday inaugurated new premises of its business unit at Palapora Noorbagh with Automated Teller Machine (ATM) facility, besides commissioning one more Teller Machine within the premises of Modern Hospital at Rajbagh Srinagar.

The bank’s Executive President Abdul Rashid Sheigan inaugurated the ATM along with Managing Director, Modern Hospital Muzaffar Ahmad Jan amid gathering of valuable customers, visitors, attendants and hospital staff.

After inaugurating the ATM the Executive President said, “We are conscious of the growing footfall of people visiting public places like hospitals in the city. Today’s installation is part of this understanding aimed at providing high-tech banking facilities and services to the attendants, visitors and the staff here.”

 

“With peoples’ comfort at the heart of bank’s expansion policy, the bank shall be installing more of such high-tech banking facilities at such frequented places within the state”, he added.

“Modern Hospital has 180 employees including Doctors. This is a 55-bed hospital which serves more than 2000 visitors on daily basis including OPD patients. I thank the J&K Bank Management for installing this ATM at our hospital. The ATM facility will be beneficial to both the employees stationed here and the people who visit from different parts of the state”, said Muzaffar Ahmed Jan after the inauguration.

Meanwhile, the bank’s Zonal Head Kashmir Central 1, Tabasum Nazir inaugurated the new premises and ATM at Palapora in presence of Cluster Head Fayaz Ahmad Malik, Head Business Unit Tashoq Ahmad amid a huge gathering of valuable customers, local traders and senior citizens of the area.

Speaking on the occasion, Zonal Head said, “The feeling of being people’s bank encourages us to provide the people across the state with the best of banking facilities and financial products. And we remain committed to serve you with best banking services.”

She instructed the branch staff to sensitize the locals about various beneficiary schemes like Ladli Beti, Flexi Deposit and conduct campaigns to educate locals about digital delivery channels like mPAY app rolled out by the bank.

Assuring further improvement in customer services in future, she said, “I assure you of improvement in every aspect of our engagement with our customers. Besides, we will support the local entrepreneurs who want to start their ventures under various schemes of the bank.”

After the inauguration, she had a detailed interaction with the locals, including senior citizens and representatives from various government departments.

After commissioning of these ATMs, the number of such machines in J&K has gone to 1155. While as 737 ATMs are operational in the valley, 418 ATMs are operational in the Jammu region of the state. Overall, the ATM network has strengthened to 1254across the country.

 


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Indo-Pak need to talk: NC

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Srinagar, May 20: Jammu and Kashmir national conference on Monday said that India and Pakistan need to sit across the table and share each other perspectives notwithstanding the intricateness of the issue that has been plaguing the bilateral ties between the two neighboring countries.

A delegation of German diplomats on Monday called on political advisor to party vice president Tanvir Sadiq. Interacting with the delegation Tanvir necessitated for dialogue between India and Pakistan.

While speaking with diplomats Bastian Weber, Second Secretary Political Affairs and Protocol and Sakshi Aroro from the German Embassy, National conference leader and political advisor to Omar Abdullah, Tanvir Sadiq ?reflected on the wide range of issues of issues pertaining to the state and the region in general.

 

While calling for a Comprehensive Dialogue Process (CDP) and Confidence Building Measures (CBMs) between the two countries Tanvir said, “We are hopeful that the new government in the country starts a process of dialogue with Pakistan. Both India and Pakistan should initiate CBMs in order to remove the cobwebs of mistrust. Many lives have been lost to the frenzy of conflict, now it is high time that both the countries seriously engage with each for the greater cause of peace and tranquility in the region.”

Emphasizing on the need of initialization of a peace process by addressing political issues of the state politically Tanvir said that National Conference had always been a votary of cordial Indo Pak relations. “It is the people of J&K, who directly come in-between the line of fire between the two nations. If the relation between the two countries becomes cordial it will noticeably bring relief to the people of our state. The people of our state are the straight beneficiaries of the good neighborly relations between New Delhi and Islamabad.”

Taking about the solution to the protracted issue of Kashmir Tanvir said, “Restoration of Autonomy to the state of J&K has been the bed rock of policy of J&K National Conference; the party will continue to work for the restoration of the autonomy to the state. It is the only solution that satiates the political and development demands of all the region of the state. We aren’t seeking anything new, we are asking for what has been guaranteed to us Constitution of India.”

While recalling the role of National Conference in political empowerment of the people of Jammu and Kashmir, Tanvir talked about the initiatives taken in strengthening democracy and forging the bonds of amity between various sections of the people right from 1953. He said our party envisioned a strong, prosperous and secular Jammu and Kashmir.

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Geelani pays tributes to May 21 martyrs

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Srinagar, May 20: All Parties Hurriyat Conference chairman, Syed Ali Geelani on Monday paid the rich tributes to the Shaheed-e-Hurriyat Khawaja Abdul Gani Lone and Mirwaiz Moulana Mohammad Farooq on their respective anniversaries.

Geelani in a statement issued here said that both the leaders played a glaring role for the ongoing movement for the right to self-determination.

Recalling his personal relationship with both the leaders, Hurriyat chairman said that he always treated them as younger brothers. They had immense leadership qualities and had dedicated their lives for the sacred cause of movement.

 

While memorizing their valuable contributions for the ongoing movement, he expressed his hope that their followers and fans shall lead their mission with zeal and zest and stand as a mountain against those who are hell-bent to exploit their sacrifices for their petty interests.

Terming Moulana Farooq as an Islamic scholar and great orator and Abdul Gani Lone a seasoned politician and a statesman Hurriyat chairman urged the people to observe a complete shutdown on May 21, 2019, and make “Eidgah Chaloo” programme a grand success to commemorate their martyrdom.

Hurriyat leader paid his tributes and reverence to all those martyrs who have sacrificed their honour, wealth and precious lives since 1931.

He also expressed his hope that the people of Kashmir shall remain vigilant to safeguard their exemplary sacrifices and shall not allow anybody sellout for petty political gains and shall rise to the occasion against oppressive and suppressive methods.

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Two injured in Baramulla road accident

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Srinagar, May 20: Two persons were injured on Monday after vehicle met with an accident on Uri Nambla road near Syedpora village of north Kashmir’s Baramulla district.

Officials said that a chassis Eeco vehicle skidded off from the road and fell into a river near Syedpora village resulting injuries to two persons.

They identified the injured as Mansoor Ahmad a resident of Niloosa Bijhama and Mansoor Ahmad a resident of Balkote.

 

They said both the injured were shifted to SDH Uri for treatment.

Police have taken cognizance of the case, they added.

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