Jammu and Kashmir
1.Mehbooba declares Tosamaidan as new tourism destination
Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti declared the meadow open for tourism activities with the inauguration of three-day Tosamaidan Festival. Tosamaidan was handed over to the state Govt in 2014 by the Army, who were using it for the artillery firing range. Tosamaidan was officially thrown open for public on Sunday.
Kashmir’s Sonamarg is drastically changing into the concrete jungle therefore compromising with the ecosystem of once called “Meadow of Gold’. big business houses of Kashmir are building hotels down below at Sonamarg, destructing the environment.
8.Some Budget Highlights
- Total receipts ` 61681 crore
- Revenue Receipts ` 51460 crore
9.Jammu’s Natwarlal; poses as owner and sells someone’s property for Rs 23 Lakhs
15: 6 African nationals including 2 women beats up a Taxi driver
Six African Nationals allegedly beat up an Ola Taxi Driver in Delhi Today, after he refused to accammodate more than 4 passangers in his Vehicle. The driver who, sustained facial injuries, is being treated in AIIMS trauma centre.
16: J&K budget proposes free schooling for Girls
The Jammu and Kashmir government on Monday announced special budgetary initiatives for women that include school fee waiver up to Class 12, and a reserved quota of industrial land for female entrepreneurs in the industrially backward state.
17:High time to crack-down Jammu’s drug mafia to save younger generation: Team Jammu
Team Jammu yesterday warned the authorities against adopting casual approach in breaking all powerful police-politicians-drug lords nexus in the city and adjoining localities and has appealed to all the political parties and elected MLA’s to come forward unitedly on the issue of Drug menace.
- Every man in this village makes 80 Lakhs a year or more
- Here, Muslims make kheer for Kheerbhawani Festival; Hindus go to Sufi Saint’s Shrine