Manoj Sinha

LG Sinha Dedicates Bakshi Stadium To J&K

SRINAGAR: Lieutenant Governor Manoj Sinha on Friday dedicated the upgraded and revamped Bakshi Stadium in Srinagar to the sportspersons of Jammu and Kashmir. The launch of the upgraded stadium coincided with the third anniversary of the abrogation of Article 370. Terming the occasion as “historic”, Sinha said the upgradation of the stadium at the cost of ₹59 […]

Jammu and Kashmir: Beyond Article 370 Abrogation

  Three years ago, abrogation of Article 370 changed the nomenclature of the state of Jammu and Kashmir. The state was bifurcated into two Union Territories with Ladakh designated as a separate Union Territory. The aim was to completely integrate Jammu and Kashmir with the Union of India. On the eve of 5th August 2019, […]

J&K LG Inaugurates Superspeciality Hospital In Nowgam

SRINAGAR: Lieutenant Governor Manoj Sinha on Friday inaugurated the 150-bedded Ujala Cygnus Kashmir Superspeciality Hospital in Nowgam. The Lt Governor said that the new state-of-the-art hospital, equipped with all the advanced medical facilities, will strengthen the government’s efforts of ensuring quality healthcare services to the people of J&K, besides generating employment opportunities for the locals. […]

Visit Amarnathji Shrine Before Aug 5: J&K LG

SRINAGAR: Jammu and Kashmir Lieutenant Governor Manoj Sinha today advised the visitors to visit the holy shrine of Amarnath before August 5 as inclement weather is expected from the second week of this month. LG Sinha also took part in Shri Amarnathji Chhari-Pujan in presence of Deependra Giri, Mahant Charri‐Mubarak Shri Amarnathji, at Mahadev Gir […]

J&K LG Reviews Initiatives Of Tourism Department

SRINAGAR: Lieutenant Governor, Manoj Sinha chaired a high-level meeting to review the new initiatives of the Tourism Department, here at Raj Bhawan. The Lt Governor sought a detailed report on homestays, setting up of tented accommodation at major tourist attractions, adventure activities, new trekking routes identified, Border Tourism and Capacity Building Programme at various levels. […]

Haryana Assembly Delegation Calls On J&K LG

Shabeer Ahmad SRINAGAR: A delegation of the Subject Committee on Education, Technical Education, Vocational Education, Medical Education and Health Services of Haryana Vidhan Sabha met Lieutenant Governor Manoj Sinha, at Raj Bhavan here. The delegation headed by Jagdish Nayar, along with committee members Shishpal Singh and Indu Raj, discussed with the Lt Governor the past […]

Amarnath Yatra Rescue Ops Called Off; None Missing: Manoj Sinha

SRINAGAR: Jammu and Kashmir’s Lieutenant Governor Manoj Sinha Thursday said the rescue operation at Baltal has been called off and none is missing. He also said that he has requested the Surveyor General of India to conduct a Digital Contour Mapping (DCM) of Amarnath Cave Shrine and its adjoining areas so that steps can be […]

Focus of J&K Admin On Empowering Youth: LG Manoj Sinha

BARAMULLA: The Jammu and Kashmir administration is committed to addressing all issues pertaining to the youth in order to empower them, said Lieutenant Governor Manoj Sinha and cautioned parents against extremist elements. Addressing a programme in Pattan area here to celebrate the successful fructification of the “Personality Development Programme” popularly known as ‘Sahi Rasta’, Sinha […]

Tourist Arrivals In Kashmir Break All Records Of 10 Years: LG Sinha

SRINAGAR: About 80 lakhs people have visited Kashmir in the last few months, breaking all records of tourist arrivals in the Valley in the last 10 years, Jammu and Kashmir Lieutenant Governor Manoj Sinha said on Saturday and termed the year as the “golden period”. “Record number of people are visiting Kashmir and this is […]

J&K: LG Sinha Assures Gulf Biz Delegation Of Speedy Redressal Of Concerns

  SRINAGAR: In order to encourage international investment and ensure ease of business in the Union Territory of Jammu and Kashmir, Lieutenant Governor Manoj Sinha has assured a group of investors on a three day visit from the United Arab Emirates (UAE) that some of their concerns will be redressed in minimum possible time. Close […]