Union Territory of Jammu and Kashmir Current Affairs, GK & News
Government hosted the “Janbhagidari Empowerment” portal in Union Territory of Jammu and Kashmir, in line with government’s digital mission. What is Janbhagidari Empowerment Portal Janbhagidari Empowerment portal was hosted on a different server with higher bandwidth, in order to provide easy and ready accessibility to the general public. This intervention comes amid concerns related to ..
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The government has started a special awareness drive in Jammu and Kashmir, with the goal of enhancing employment opportunities for the youths of the union territory. Highlights Awareness drive has been started for growers on the cultivation, processing of aromatic plants in Kashmir. By climate point of view, Kashmir Valley is suitable for producing a ..
Category: Science & Technology Current Affairs
Union Minister Piyush Goyal, during his two-day visit to Pahalgam district in Kashmir, inaugurated a 250 mm Seer Water Supply Scheme. Highlights The two-day visit of the minister concluded on October 20, 2021 as part of public outreach programme of the central government. Minister inaugurated tourist hut of Pahalgam Development Authority at the Golf Course ..
Ladakh adopted two endangered species, snow leopard and black-necked crane, as its State animal and State bird respectively on September 1, 2021. Key Points Ladakh adopted these species two years after it was separate Union created as a separate Union Territory (UT) from the erstwhile State of Jammu & Kashmir (J&K). Snow leopard and black-necked ..
The Divisional Commissioner of Kashmir, Baseer Ahmed Khan, a 2000-batch IAS officer, has been appointed as the fourth advisor to Jammu and Kashmir Lieutenant Governor G C Murmu. An order regarding the appointment was issued by Deputy Secretary, Union Ministry of Home Affairs. The other three advisors are former CRPF DG Rajiv Rai Bhatnagar, who ..
The Lieutenant Governor of Jammu & Kashmir Girish Chandra Murmu recently launched the ‘Student Health Card’ in Jammu. This scheme is a part of the government’s comprehensive school health education plan which ensures better healthcare for school children. Under this scheme, all government schools will maintain health records of enrolled students including immunisation record and developmental delays.