29 July 2022 News

News Briefs for 29 July 2022

Govt. develops online facility for citizens to register, download Golden cards

SRINAGAR , July 29 : To achieve 100% saturation of Golden cards, the Government has developed online facility for the citizens of J&K through which they can register for Ayushman Bharat Pradhan Mantri Jan Arogya Yojana (AB PM-JAY)-SEHAT scheme and download their golden cards at the comfort of their homes. The citizens have to visit website setu.pmjay.gov.in and register themselves with details of ration card issued by Food and Supply Department, J&K and Aadhar Card and download their Golden cards. The initiative has been taken to ensure all the citizens get golden cards which provide 5 Lakh health insurance cover.

LG Sinha Says, Govt Building World Class Infrastructure In J&K

Srinagar , July 29 : Lieutenant Governor Mino Sinha said on Friday that his administration is building world-class infrastructure in the Union Territory, which is emerging as a performer in every sector on national canvas. Our success as a nation can only be achieved by promoting a culture of ideas and innovation in classrooms with dedication, discipline and determination, Sinha said. He made these remarks while addressing the 8th convocation of Shri Mata Vaishno Devi University, Katra, an official spokesperson said on Friday.

Citizens Can Now Register, Download Golden Cards Online

Srinagar , July 29 : To achieve 100% saturation of Golden cards, the Government has developed online facility for the citizens of J&K through which they can register for Ayushman Bharat Pradhan Mantri Jan Arogya Yojana (AB PM-JAY)-SEHAT scheme and download their golden cards at the comfort of their homes. The citizens have to visit website setu.pmjay.gov.in and register themselves with details of ration card issued by Food and Supply Department, J&K and Aadhar Card and download their Golden cards. The initiative has been taken to ensure all the citizens get golden cards which provide 5 Lakh health insurance cover.

Pakistan summons Indias Charge dAffaires over health of Yasin Malik

Islamabad , July 29 : Pakistan on Friday summoned Indias Charge dAffaires here to the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and handed over a demarche conveying Islamabads concern over the deteriorating health condition of Kashmiri separatist leader Yasin Malik. Malik, who is lodged in Delhis Tihar jail, began an indefinite hunger strike on July 22 after the Indian government did not respond to his plea that he be allowed to physically appear in a Jammu court hearing the Rubaiya Sayeed abduction case, in which he is an accused. The Jammu and Kashmir Liberation Front (JKLF) chief was admitted to the capitals Dr Ram Manohar Lohia Hospital earlier on Wednesday following a fluctuation in his blood pressure.

SC notice to Centre on plea to establish Bar Council in JK & Ladakh

New Delhi , July 29 : The Supreme Court on Friday sought response from the Centre and others on a plea seeking directions to establish the Bar Council in Jammu and Kashmir and Ladakh. A bench of Justices D Y Chandrachud and J B Pardiwala issued notices to the Ministry of Law and Justice, Bar Council of India and others on a plea filed by a lawyer. We will issue notice, the bench said.

Two hybrid militants arrested in Kupwara

Srinagar , July 29 : Security forces on Friday arrested two hybrid militants of Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT) outfit in Kupwara district and recovered arms and ammunition from their possession, police said. Two hybrid militants identified as Talib Ahmad Sheikh of Laderwan, Kupwara and Shameem Ahmad of Kawadi Laderwan, Kupwara were arrested by police and Army, a police official said. He said the militants were affiliated with LeT outfit.