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Saving even one life is great contribution to humanity: J&K DGP

Saving even one life is great contribution to humanity: J&K DGP

Srinagar, Oct 7 (UNI) Highlighting the need of operating dial 108 Emergency Ambulance Service in Jammu and Kashmir like other states of country, Director General of Police S P Vaid on Saturday said saving even one life is great contribution to humanity. Dr Vaid was addressing the inaugural function of the two-day live demonstration on ENT surgeries programme titled Rhinoplasty and FESS at Police Hospital here. He said the conferences like this are very inspiring and beneficial to the host hospital and to the attending delegates. The DGP said, 'the police department acts as an emergency department in many situations. Because of the nature of the duties and in normal course policemen and officers also face health issues. Keeping this in view, we are making all efforts to provide better health care facilities to our men and women.' While complementing organisers for the holding conference, he said, 'there is no dearth of talent in the state and hopefully in near future doctors and experts not only from the country but also abroad will visit Kashmir and take part in such conferences and events.' He said under a centrally sponsored scheme dial 108, Emergency Ambulance Service has been started in the whole country and at places it has proved very beneficial, adding that 'if this scheme is launched in our state also we will be able to save a number of lives in road accidents, heart attacks and other accidents.' More UNI BAS AE 1641

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Roads, electricity and water priority for BJP govt: Maha CM

19 Apr 2018 | 11:55 PM

Nanded, Apr 19 (UNI) Lauding the works of the Union Government, Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis on Thursday said that the BJP government had always given greater importance to roads, electricity and water, adding that the government has also awarded a record length of 15,000 km road construction during Prime Minister Narendra Modi's regime in the past three years.

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Kathua Case: Appointed by SC, 5-member BCI team visits Kathua

19 Apr 2018 | 11:40 PM

Jammu, Apr 19 (UNI) Appointed by the Supreme Court, a five member Bar Council of India (BCI) team on Thursday visited the District Court Complex Kathua to record version of lawyers in Kathua rape-murder incident.

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Two youths including nephew arrests for murder of paternal uncle

19 Apr 2018 | 11:39 PM

Sangli, Apr 19 (UNI) Vishrambag police on Thursday succeeded in cracking a murder mystery within hours by arresting the nephew and his friend, who had murdered his paternal uncle in attack and seriously injured his grand-mother, on Wednesday morning in an apartment in front of Apta police chowki in the city.

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Tehsildar booked for corruption

19 Apr 2018 | 11:37 PM

Thane, Apr 19 (UNI) A Tehasildar from the neighbouring Raigad district who allegedly demanded a bribe of Rs 10 lakhs from a complainant was today booked by the Thane unit of the ACB, an official release said.

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Destroy garbage instead of dumping it: Shiv Sena president

Destroy garbage instead of dumping it: Shiv Sena president

19 Apr 2018 | 11:33 PM

Aurangabad, Maharashtra, Apr 19 (UNI) Shiv Sena president Uddhav Thackeray on Thursday offered an apology to people of the Aurangabad city on issue of dumping of garbage, which has remained unresolved for over last two months resulting in garbage heaps all over the city.

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