Browsing Tag


Cases registered against two schools and a publisher in Srinagar for violation of labelling norms

Taking prompt action following receipt of complaints about exorbitant pricing of books and uniforms provided to students in schools, the Srinagar administration today inspected four schools it had received complaints against. The inspection team comprised executive magistrates of the district and officers from the Education and the Legal Metrology departments and the schools inspected included […]

FIR registered against Professor for sending obscene messages to female students

A professor of Government degree college Ramban was booked for Sexual harassment on Saturday after he allegedly sent inappropriate text messages to female students. Principal of the college Ravinder Ticku on Friday lodged a written complaint before SSP Ramban stating, “I undersigned has received an application from three female students of this college wherein professor […]

Govt issues Wazwan advisory, asks cooks to get registered

The Jammu and Kashmir government has directed traditional Wazwan vendors and cooks to get themselves registered with food safety authority. Issuing an advisory, commissioner food safety has asked the cooks to declare their location premises and get registered. It also asked people to not allow cooks to use any artificial colorants in preparations. “Consumers are […]

Govt announces amnesty scheme for registered dealers having tax arrears payable

SRINAGAR, JULY 23: Deputy Commissioner, Commercial Taxes (Recovery) Kashmir Division, Ghulam Jeelani Zargar, who is also Collector of the Department has informed all registered dealers having tax arrears payable against them that the Jammu and Kashmir Government has announced amnesty scheme where in principal amount of tax is to be deposited in three equal installments […]