Jalandhar, May 16 (UNI) Owing to the strenuous efforts of the state government 41st ‘Shramik Express’ train with 1200 migrants onboard chugged off from the city railways station to Bettiah in Uttar Pradesh.
Shimla, May 16 (UNI) The state Unit of Congress Committee on Saturday sent a memorandum to Chief Minister Jai Ram Thakur, opposing the registration of FIRs against five journalists in the state.
Srinagar, May 16 (UNI) Poppy crops cultivated over about 60 kanals of land had been destroyed in a special drive in the Kashmir valley, an official spokesman said on Saturday evening.
Chandigarh, May 16 (UNI) The Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) said on Saturday that chief minister Capt Amarinder Singh was lying to the people and fudging figures to show an increase in excise revenue during the Congress government’s first year in office even though it had caused consistently losses to the State exchequer as far as liquor tax collections were concerned for the last three years.
Srinagar, May 16 (UNI) Jammu and Kashmir Kissan Tehreek (JKKT) on Saturday demanded waiver of farm loans and continuation of market intervention to help farmers, including horticulture growers in the Union Territory.