District Development Council polls in J&K to start from November 28

Polling to take place through EVMs, polling hours 7 am to 2 pm, Counting on Dec 22 The first major electoral exercise since the abrogation of Article 370 in August last year, Jammu and Kashmir District Development Council (DDC) elections will take place in eight phases between November 28 and December 19, J&K Election Commissioner … Read more

Eid comes early in remote Kashmir villages as power connections light up homes

Kellar Village of Shopian electrified

People in remote areas of Shopian district in Jammu and Kashmir has a new reason to celebrate Eid this year, the newly provided electricity connection make it ‘their house’. The connection have been provided by the Power Development Department (PDD) under the Saubhagya scheme launched by Prime Minister Narendra Modi. “We feel delighted as we … Read more