Connect with us

Kashmir

Centre not allowing hearing on Article 370 in SC due to fear, alleges Omar Abdullah

Published

on

National Conference vice president and former J&K Chief Minister, Omar Abdullah Thursday alleged that Centre was “not allowing hearings on Article 370” in the Supreme Court “due to fears that the August 5 decision was unconstitutional”.

Omar made the remarks while talking to the media on the sidelines of a party convention in north Kashmir’s Bandipora district.

“The Centre doesn’t want a hearing on Article 370 because they are very much frightened as they know the August 5, 2019 decision was unconstitutional and unlawful,” he said.

Omar further said that “defending Article 370 abrogation for the centre is impossible”.

“If their (Government of India’s) case had some weight then it would have ended a long time back,” Omar said.

He further alleged that the BJP “would want to form the majority in the Jammu and Kashmir assembly and then pass a resolution there legalising the revocation of Article 370”.

“Though it is tough for them to gather seats in Kashmir, I am not sure about Jammu, so that is why BJP has come up with proxy parties in Jammu and Kashmir,” he alleged without mentioning any particular party.
Article 370, he said “was the identity of Jammu and Kashmir rather than just being about land what BJP made it look like. We had our flag and constitution”.
“Now people of Ladakh and Kargil are protecting their identity as they do not want to lose it. Similarly, if they can protect their identity we will also protect our identity,” Omar said.

He said the J&K Delimitation Commission while redrawing the boundaries of constituencies “should not make decisions political in taste or favourable to a particular party or any of their friends”.

“They should only have one agenda, which is to take decisions on the 2011 census. If they abide by it we will accept,” Omar said.

As for the NC’s party conventions going on across J&K, Omar said the meets were “to strengthen the National conference and aware the population of Jammu and Kashmir through our workers about our mission and the motive is neither election preparedness nor to decide any mandate”.

 

Kashmir

In over two months, J&K Govt sacks 28 teachers

Published

on

By

With the termination of two more teachers of the School Education Department, the government in the past more than two months has sacked at least 28 teachers from the services for remaining absent unauthorizedly.
In an order issued by the Director of School Education Kashmir (DSEK), said that these teachers have been remaining absently unauthorized from their legitimate duties.
One of the orders issued by the DSEK, a copy of which lies with the news agency states that one among the terminated teachers continues to remain absent un-authorizedly for 19 years.
“One of the teachers posted at Primary School Khumriyal in north Kashmir’s Kupwara remained unauthorizedly absent from her legitimate duties from 01-07-2002, and the teacher did not resume her legitimate duties and continued to remain unauthorizedly absent for 19 years,” it reads.
It also states that the teacher was provided with an opportunity to be heard by DSEK on 06-07-2021 wherein she was directed to present herself before the directorate along with a statement of defence within seven days.
DSEK said that the teacher responded the notice on 15-07-2021 but on its examination it was found unsatisfactory and unsubstantiated and could not justify her long unauthorized absence
“The issue was placed before the Designated Committee and pursuant to the decision of the committee, the teacher is hereby removed from the service of the State in terms of Article 113 of J&K Civil Services Rules (Volume I) of 1956 and rule 30(vii) of J&KCCA rules 1956,” it reads.
Likewise, another teacher was also terminated for remaining unauthorized absent from her legitimate duties.
DSEK said that the teacher was absent from 01-10-2014 and had proceeded outside the country without obtaining prior station leave permission or the sanction of leave from the competent authority.
On January-14, the government has terminated three teachers of the School Education Department from the services for remaining absent un-authorizedly.
In the first week of December-2021, the government sacked one teacher followed by six more in the last week of November-2021 for remaining absent un-authorizedly
Continue Reading

Kashmir

ACB traps, arrests Patwari while accepting bribe

Published

on

By

Anti Corruption Bureau received a complaint wherein the complainant alleged that Abdul Aziz Dar, Patwari of Halqa Mufalpora, Tehsil and District Kupwara is demanding bribes for providing revenue extracts.

The complainant alleged that the accused Patwari was adopting delaying tactics and was not preparing revenue extracts which the complainant required for registration of sale deed for the land purchased by him recently. Moreover, had the complainant also deposited the necessary fee of 420 in the form of GR in the Tehsil office Kupwara on 14-02-2022. The complainant also alleged that Patwari had already taken a bribe of Ten thousand from them and demanded more to provide revenue extracts.

Upon receiving the instant complaint, prima facie offence U/S 7 of the Prevention of Corruption Act 1988 was found made out and consequently, a case FIR No. 02/2022 was registered at P/S ACB Baramulla.

Subsequently, a trap team was constituted. The trap team caught Abdul Aziz Dar, Patwari, red-handed while demanding and accepting a bribe of 5000/- from the complainant. He was arrested and taken into custody by ACB Team. The bribe money was also recovered from his possession in the presence of independent witnesses.

Further investigations of the case are going on.

Continue Reading

Kashmir

JKBOSE Class 10, 12 Results Likely in Second Week of February

Published

on

By

jkbose

The Jammu and Kashmir Board of School Education (JKBOSE) is likely to announce the regular annual results of class 10th and 12th, of Kashmir Division, in the second week of February, an official informed on Monday.

Board of School Education Joint Secretary Prof. Aijaz Ahmad Hakak said that the processes involved are in progress.“Results are under process and have to undergo several stages before the declaration. the First stage has been completed and the second one is in process”, he said, adding most probably the results of both the classes will be declared in the second week of February if situation arisen due to COVID goes well,” Aijaz added.

Meanwhile, Director Academics BOSE, Dr Farooq Ahmad Peer, also maintained that results would be announced in the second week of February.

Pertinently, the examinations of Class 12th culminated in the 2nd week of December, while 10th exams concluded in the first week of December last year.

 

Read More: Guidelines Issued for Republic Day Function: Check Details

Continue Reading

Covid-19 Stats

25 Jan 2022, 4:48 AM (GMT)

Coronavirus Stats

39,799,202 Total Cases
490,462 Death Cases
37,071,898 Recovered Cases

Facebook

Latest Posts

Archives

January 2022
M T W T F S S
 12
3456789
10111213141516
17181920212223
24252627282930
31  

Trending

Instagram
WhatsApp