January 2022 News

News Briefs for 24 January 2022

Good Governance Concept Incomplete Without Popular Govt: Yaseen

Srinagar 23 Jan: Maintaining that the concept of good governance is incomplete in absence of a popular Government, chairman People's Democratic Front (PDF) Hakeem Yaseen has vociferously called for holding Assembly elections in Jammu and Kashmir, without further delay. He said before boosting of District Good Governance Index (DGGI) and development for J&K, the Government should restore fundamental and constitutional rights of the people and ensure freedom of press and expression.

If security scenario is improved in J&K then why delay in restoration of statehood : Vakil asked GoI

Srinagar January 23 Jan: (KNS) Senior vice-president Peoples Conference (PC) and former minister Abdul Gani Vakil reacting on Home Minister Amit Shahs claims about so called rapid development, creation of employment opportunities and improvement in security scenario totally false and have nothing to do with the reality but only exists in statements and papers.He said however over two years down the line promises made by the central government after abrogation of article 370 proved to be a mirage and claims hoax. Instead winning the hearts of people of J&K, the central government demoted the erstwhile state in two Union territories thereby humiliated the people of J&K. Mr Vakil asked Home Minister what is his definition of Normalcy that he makes it a condition to grant statehood .

LG Sinha to preside over Republic Day function at Jammu, Advisor Bhatnagar at Srinagar

Srinagar 23 Jan: The government on Sunday said that the Lieutenant Governor Manoj Sinha will preside over the main Republic Day function at Jammu while Advisor to the LG, R R Bhatnagar will preside over the main function at Srinagar. According to a communique by the General Administration Department, District Development Council (DDC) chairpersons will preside over the Republic Day functions at their respective district headquarters. Lieutenant Governor shall preside over the function and take salute on the main Republic Day function at the MA Stadium, Jammu.

Tight Security Arrangements Made Ahead Of Jan 26 In Kashmir

Srinagar 23 Jan: Tight security arrangements have been made ahead of January 26 celebrations in the valley and additional troops have been deployed at sensitive areas, officials said. Divisional Commissioner Kashmir, Pandurang K Pole told Rising Kashmir that all arrangements have been finalized for the January 26 celebrations in Kashmir. We have finalized all arrangements from top to bottom level including venues, security, and other things, he said.