Showing posts from November 3, 2009

JK to launch Employment Policy on Dec 5
Jammu and Kashmir Government is launching employment policy on December 05, 2009 which will benefit 4.75 lakh unemployed youth of the state, who have registered themselves in various employment and counselling centres in their respective districts. Skill development institutions are also being established in 22 districts of the state. These institutions would help unemployed youth to get employment in various sectors. Government is contemplating to provide employment opportunities to 30-40 thousand educated unemployed youth during the current financial year. Relevant to mention here that the government in the recent cabinet meeting has sanctioned an Overseas Employment Corporation to provide assistance to the unemployed youth for getting employment within and outside the country.

JK to develop Bangus Valley as Eco-Tourism spot
Rs. 2.32 Cr. released for basic infrastructure development

Jammu and Kashmir Government has released a project worth Rs. 2.32 Crores for the development of the BungusValley on first phase to provide basic infrastructure. Sources said that a comprehensive project worth Rs 4.77 crores have also been formulated for the second phase adding that Tourism Department would develop it as a biosphere tourist destination to maintain its ecological balance and natural beauty. There would be no construction within the 300 Sq. Kilometers of BungusValley. Tracking paths would be constructed from Wader Bala via Zachaldara side and Nildoori via Nowgam Langate side. Foot bridges would also be constructed on this track. The beautiful Bangus Valley have great potential for becoming Asia’s biggest golf course spreading around 300 sq km which is locally known as Bodha Bungas (big Bangus) consists of a linear call bowl aligned along the east west axis. The va…