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Only 9.37pc of Rs 120.96 cr approved budget spent on agriculture in Pulwama

Srinagar, Nov 13 (UNI) Only 9.37 per cent of Rs 120.96 crore approved budget under various schemes for development of agriculture and allied sector was spent so far during the current fiscal year in south Kashmir district of Pulwama.

Meanwhile, 78.9 per cent of the Rs 5501.96 crore funds made available to develop various sectors under district CAPEX budget were spent so far in Pulwama.

An official said in agriculture and allied sector an amount of Rs 120.31 crore under regular schemes was approved out of which Rs 63.60 crore were released and Rs 11.28 crore was expended till ending October 2019.

He said under district CAPEX budget 2019-20, an amount of Rs 5501.69 crore was made available and 4340.96 crore was expended till ending October 2019 under various schemes.

The official said in Elementary Education, SSA, Secondary Education, RMSA, Youth Services & Sports, Health, PHE, Urban Development, Nutrition and Midday meals, an amount of Rs 413.76 crore have been released, of which Rs 280.34 crore have been expended till ending Oct 2019.
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Congregation of litterateur stalwarts under ‘Yayavar Fest’ in Jammu on Dec 14

12 Dec 2019 | 1:13 PM

Jammu, Dec 12 (UNI) The ‘City of Temples’ is all set to host the congregation of litterateur stalwarts under the banner of ‘Yayavar Festival’ on December 14 at Central University of Jammu in Samba district.

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Machil, Keran, Karnah and Gurez roads remain closed

12 Dec 2019 | 1:09 PM

Srinagar, Dec 12 (UNI) Dozens of roads to far flung and remote villages, including those near the Line of Control (LoC), remained closed for the second day on Thursday due to fresh snowfall during the past 24 hours.

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High reaches receive snow, rain in plains in Kashmir, Drass coldest

12 Dec 2019 | 1:07 PM

Srinagar, Dec 12 (UNI) The upper heights received fresh snowfall while plains had rain, ending about a week-long dry and chilly conditions in the Kashmir valley, where night temperature witnessed surge and day become more cold.

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Internet remains suspended, no relief for detained leaders, life now normal

12 Dec 2019 | 1:04 PM

Srinagar, Dec 12 (UNI) Pre-paid mobile and internet service of all Cellular companies, including Bharat Sanchar Nigam Limited (BSNL) remained suspended while there was no relief for the political leaders detained in the Kashmir valley since August 5, when Centre scrapped Article 370 and 35 A, besides divided the state into two Union Territories (UTs).

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Air traffic remains suspended at Srinagar airport for 6th day

12 Dec 2019 | 12:59 PM

Srinagar, Dec 12 (UNI) Air traffic remained suspended for the sixth day on Thursday at Srinagar International Airport, as there was no improvement in the visibility despite rain on early this morning,
Though there was some improvement in the visibility this morning as compared to past five days, air traffic remained suspended today also at the airport, an official of airport told UNI.

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