District Administration Kupwara

DC Kupwara inspects arrangements for celebration of Urs Zatie-Shahwali at Drugmulla

DC Kupwara inspects arrangements for celebration of Urs Zatie-Shahwali at Drugmulla

KUPWARA, MAY 22: Deputy Commissioner Kupwara, Ms. Ayushi Sudan today visited the shrine of Zatie Shahwali at Drugmulla to take stock of on-ground arrangements made for annual Urs celebration. On the occasion, the Deputy Commissioner took stock of the arrangements made by different departments for the devotees visiting the shrine for Urs celebration. She interacted with Auqaf committee members and enquired their feedback about the arrangements put in place by district adminstration for smooth conduct of urs at revered shrine of Zaiti Shahwali sahib. The Deputy Commissioner directed the concerned officers to ensure fool proof arrangements on ground so that…
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Lok Sabha Elections 2024: Scores throng Mega SVEEP event at Keran, vow to vote on May 20 elections

Lok Sabha Elections 2024: Scores throng Mega SVEEP event at Keran, vow to vote on May 20 elections

Kupwara, May 18: The scores of enthusiastic voters today thronged the Systematic Voters’ Education and Electoral Participation (SVEEP) programme organized at picturesque Keran area on Zero Line , conveying their eagerness to participate in Lok Sabha elections on May 20, by choosing their right representative through the power of their ballot. The mega event, which was organized on the directions of District Election Officer(DEO) Kupwara, Ms. Ayushi Sudan, featured multiple activities, including, sports activities, Tug of War and Cultural performances like folk dance and folk songs showcased the vibrant talent among the local youth and the students. A Tiranga rally…
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Lok sabha Elections 2024:ADC Handwara inspects different polling stations of Vilgam

Lok sabha Elections 2024:ADC Handwara inspects different polling stations of Vilgam

KUPWARA,MAY 9: The Additional Deputy Commissioner,(ADC),Handwara, Aziz Ahmad Rather, who is also ARO AC-5 Handwara, today visited various polling stations of Vilgam to inspect Assured Minimum Facilities (AMFs) and meticulously took the first hand appraisal of the preparedness for the upcoming Lok Sabha elections.The inspection was aimed to ensure that all polling stations are accessible to voters especially to specially-abled persons.Ramp access, electricity, water supply, drinking water and other facilities were reviewed.During the visit, the ARO inspected polling stations including Dolipora,Kukroosa,Kalipora,Zaffarkani,Waisa and various other Polling stations.The ARO emphasized the concerned departments for ensuring all the required facilities at the polling…
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ADC Handwara inspects different polling stations in Drugmulla

ADC Handwara inspects different polling stations in Drugmulla

KUPWARA, May 4 :The Additional Deputy Commissioner (ADC), Handwara, Aziz Ahmad Rather who is also ARO AC-5 Handwara today visited various polling stations of Block Drugmulla, inspected Assured Minimum Facilities (AMF) and reviewed the preparedness for the upcoming Lok Sabha elections.The inspection was aimed to ensure that all polling stations are accessible to voters especially to specially-abled persons. Ramp access, electricity,water supply,drinking water and other facilities were reviewed.During the visit, the ARO inspected Polling Station Drugmulla, Chayalpati, Shatmuqam , Bramri, Shalpora, Radbugh and various other stations.The ARO emphasized the concerned departments for ensuring all required facilities at the polling stations…
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DC Kupwara  conducts extensive tour of flood-prone areas in Handwara, Kupwara, Lolab

DC Kupwara conducts extensive tour of flood-prone areas in Handwara, Kupwara, Lolab

KUPWARA APRIL 29: Deputy Commissioner (DC),Kupwara, Ms.Ayushi Sudan today conducted extensive tour of the flood prone areas of Handwara, Kupwara and Lolab areas of the district to take stock of the flood like situation caused by the incessant rains in the district.DC accompanied by other officers visited Kawari, Nutnoosa and Drugmulla located along Nallah Pohru to examine the flood situation and get the first hand appraisal of the evacuation measures. The DC visited , Khumryal, Shumryal and Gund Jahangeer located along Nallah Lolab and took the stock of the situation.She later visited Sogam and khan Chak Takipora and interacted with…
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Kamraj Forest Division carried out plantation of 5000 saplings across 207 Polling Stations in Kupwara district under SVEEP in view of Lok Sabha Elections 2024

Kamraj Forest Division carried out plantation of 5000 saplings across 207 Polling Stations in Kupwara district under SVEEP in view of Lok Sabha Elections 2024

SHAHID PEER Kupwara: - In a concerted effort towards environmental conservation and community engagement, the Kamraj Forest Division, under the aegis of the Jammu and Kashmir Forest Department, has undertaken a significant initiative. A total of 5000 saplings have been planted across 207 polling stations as part of the Systematic Voters' Education and Electoral Participation (SVEEP) Programme. The Divisional Forest Officer of Kamraj Forest Division, Kupwara, Anurag Arya, IFS, underscored the importance of this endeavor. He emphasized that beyond its ecological benefits, such initiatives play a crucial role in fostering civic responsibility and environmental stewardship among citizens, particularly in the…
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Herbal , Medicinal plants from Kamraj forests to be sold through registered NTFP depot holders, DFO Kamraj Forest Division

Herbal , Medicinal plants from Kamraj forests to be sold through registered NTFP depot holders, DFO Kamraj Forest Division

SHAHID PEER Kupwara: The Non-Timber Forest Produce (NTFP) Policy launched by the Government of UT in December, 2022 has started yielding benefits to a large number of households residing in and around the Forests. The collection and sale of NTFPs have now been entrusted to local people, who are at liberty to sell the collected produce to registered depot holders, who offer them better rates instead of selling to a particular contractor on monopolistic pattern. A small amount of royalty also goes to the Biodiversity Management Committees, who utilize these funds for development of forests and Biodiversity Conservation at Gram…
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DEO Kupwara flags-off Cycle Race under SVEEP to raise voter awareness

DEO Kupwara flags-off Cycle Race under SVEEP to raise voter awareness

Kupwara, April 20: As part of its ongoing efforts to promote voter awareness and electoral participation, District Administration Kupwara organized a Cycle Rally under Systematic Voters’ Education and Electoral Participation (SVEEP) at Kupwara on Saturday. The rally was flagged-off by the District Election Officer (DEO) Kupwara Ms. Ayushi Sudan. DEO was accompanied by the Nodal Officer SVEEP /CEO Kupwara, Abdul Majeed Dar. The Cycle Race started from the DC Office complex Kupwara and finally culminated near Government Degree College at Bohipora, Kupwara after passing through Bumhama, Mogalpora and Gushi. Through this Cycle Race, the Students from different educational institutions made…
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Lok Sabha Elections – 2024:  Training imparted to Sector Magistrates at Kupwara

Lok Sabha Elections – 2024: Training imparted to Sector Magistrates at Kupwara

Kupwara, April 3: As part of the preparations for the smooth conduct of the upcoming Lok Sabha election 2024, District Election Office, Kupwara, today organized a training session for Sector Magistrates/Sector Officers at the Meeting Hall of DC Office Complex Kupwara.Training session was presided over by Special Nodal Officer Elections/ NLMT, Mr. Sameer Jan. NLMT briefed the participants about their roles in the election process and provided comprehensive information on the preparation and conduct of the upcoming Lok Sabha election 2024. On the occasion, EVM Hands-on training was also imparted to Sector Magistrates/Sector Officers of all the six assembly segments…
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ADC Handwara inspects Transit Migrant Accommodations at Kulangam, Nutnussa

ADC Handwara inspects Transit Migrant Accommodations at Kulangam, Nutnussa

KUPWARA, MARCH 26: The Additional Deputy Commissioner (ADC) Handwara, Aziz Ahmad Rather today visited Kulangam and Nutnussa areas of sub division Handwara to take stock of the ongoing construction work of Transit Migrant Accommodations. During the visit, the ADC enquired from the concerned engineers about the status of the construction work and got detailed feedback regarding the progress of the projects. On the occasion, the ADC impressed upon the concerned officers to ensure completion of the projects within the stipulated timeframe.
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