x

Like our Facebook Page

   
Early Times Newspaper Jammu, Leading Newspaper Jammu
 
Breaking News :   Security forces launches CASO in north Kashmir | Backed by Mehbooba, Imran Ansari ousted Farooq from JKCA | Once upon a time Mehbooba demanded CBI probe into JKCA scam! | LG refuses to comment on summons to Abdullah | ED again summons Farooq | Since her release, Muzaffar Beigh skips meeting PDP President Mehbooba Mufti | Polling for LAHDC Leh, today; prestige of BJP, Cong at stake | Mehbooba Mufti to lose Fairview residence | BGSBU skips annual budget meetings, no enhancement approved | LG Manoj Sinha thanks Union Cabinet for approving MIS for apple procurement | JK shows significant progress in COVID-19 management; 10% active cases as on date, 624 fresh cases | Adoption of J&K Panchayati Raj Act watershed moment in the history of UT: LG | DDC listens to people's issues at Basohli | DDC Ramban inaugurates newly constructed Bus stand, Community hall at Ukhral | GDC Udhampur commences Signature Campaign | AJKYF extends support to agitating engineering students | Govt failed in providing job opportunities to youth: JKPYC | Shivsena appeals LG for special attention on Vaishno Devi Yatra | Samba Police observe National Police Day | GH Mir urges LG to revisit the whole exercise before elections of DDCs | Block Diwas held | IIMC declares results of PG Diploma courses | DSEJ's 4 day online training for Mathematics teachers concludes | CUJ to introduce Microbiology, Biochemistry subjects | Ex legislator holds public meeting | DDC Samba reviews achievements of My town My pride programme | 11 Motorized tricycles,10 wheel chairs, sanitation kits distributed among beneficiaries in Rajouri | 4 advanced GIS Substations for Jammu likely to be revived | Dharmarth Trust celebrates 228th birth anniversary of Maharaja Gulab Singh | Cabinet approves extension of MIS for procurement of apples in J&K for 2020-21 | DIC Kathua hosts webinar on GeM registration | Court rejects bail of mother-son in murder case | KPC rejects cluster rehabilitation of KPs in Kashmir valley | Pleas of suffering KPs go unheard, govt fails to pay attention: JTC | Don't touch innocents & don't leave culprits: LG Sinha to Police, SF | Police commemoration day observed | Div Com Jammu reviews progress on Mega projects | PCB chairman inaugurates RVM at Wave Mall | SSB member visits GDC Kalakote | Isolation center for COVID-19 patients in bad condition in Mendhar | Rajiv Mahajan felicitated by UDA team | Cong takes dig at BJP for arbitrary delimitation of DDCs | Childline distributes ration among needy | JMC mayor inaugurates registration camp for PMABY | Jammu declaration seeks statehood for Jammu region: Harshdev | AAP holds monthly Meeting | Tawi Andolan appeal devotes not to immerge filth in river | DYSS organizes athletic meet | Police allegedly facilitating illegal mining in Akhnoor | Power Deptt set to issue power curtailment schedule for winter | Power shutdown | CBI catches Food & Supply official in bribe case in Rajouri | HC directives in illegal transportation of bricks | Winter Secretariat at Srinagar to function from Nov 1, 2020 | Admin Secretaries, DCs nominated as Nodal officers | Ghanshyam Jha appointed chairperson J&K Water Resources Regulatory Authority | Munish Gupta asks government to step in & solve problems of residents | Top notch bureaucrat of JK drops bombshell; virtually closes door of regularization for daily wagers | 18-yrs on, Dharna- Malikpur road in shambles; people aghast | Govt again rejects Jammu’s demand, extends 4G ban till Nov 12 | Principal GMC Jammu transferred, Dr. Shashi Sudan HOD Microbiology to handle charge | End 4G ban in Jammu | Raising minimum age for marriage to 25 years for bride and groom - A true equality | Back Issues  
 
news details
With no Data in hand, how will Govt succeed in its KPs return project?
Reunion infested with riddles!
1/21/2020 11:38:18 PM
EARLY TIMES REPORT

Jammu, Jan 21: As the Kashmiri pundits after thirty years of exodus are demanding their return to Kashmir, there are questions being raised whether the government is in possession of figurers by virtue of which it could initiate the return of KPs.
According to the government, it has no information about the total number of KPs who have returned to their native places. Further the government admitted that it has no details about the all sort of assistance provided to them for their rehabilitation.
Furthermore, the government of Jammu and Kashmir doesn’t know what is the number of pandit families who have not migrated from their native places in Kashmir valley at the onset of militancy.
Meanwhile, the government admittance to such a startling revelation has once again caused stir in the public domain with people coming to know how serious were the successive regimes of the state to bring back the KPs. Though there is war of words being witnessed between the opposition national conference and ruling PDP over the return of the pandits to their homeland, the efforts made in the past were so meagre that reflection of the sorry state of affairs becomes evident and clear.
The government in the lower house further stated that it has been asked by the Government of India to approve the construction of additional 6000 Transit Accommodations for migrant Pandits who are in the government service in Kashmir Valley. The government said they have also been asked to create additional 3000 jobs for migrant Pandit youth for which, they said, the process is efforts are on.
The government said that under the package of Rs 1618.40 cr sanctioned in 2008-9, the assistance of Rs 7.5 lakh each is being provided to those who intend to return back to their native places.
For those migrants who couldn’t return to their native places because of some reasons, the controversial housing colonies (Pandit townships) have been proposed to be constructed in certain areas of Kashmir, the government said.
Under the package, the Pandits will also be provided a one-time grant for the revival of their agriculture & horticulture land in Valley. During this period they will continue to receive the financial assistance and scholarships for their school going children.
At present when the government is claiming to have been taking series of measures to ensure that the Kashmiri pundits resettle in Kashmir and are provided with the necessary facilities, there is a big question mark over how it can succeed in KP return project when it has no numbers and no figures about those who have to leave in the middle of chaos and confusion back in 90s.
Will the government holds a fresh survey to know the exact details of the families who left Kashmir and need immediate rehabilitation. Only time is going to answer.
  Share This News with Your Friends on Social Network  
  Comment on this Story  
 
 
 
Early Times Android App
STOCK UPDATE
  
BSE Sensex
NSE Nifty
 
CRICKET UPDATE
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
   
Home About Us Top Stories Local News National News Sports News Opinion Editorial ET Cetra Advertise with Us ET E-paper
 
 
J&K RELATED WEBSITES
J&K Govt. Official website
Jammu Kashmir Tourism
JKTDC
Mata Vaishnodevi Shrine Board
Shri Amarnath Ji Shrine Board
Shri Shiv Khori Shrine Board
UTILITY
Train Enquiry
IRCTC
Matavaishnodevi
BSNL
Jammu Kashmir Bank
State Bank of India
PUBLIC INTEREST
Passport Department
Income Tax Department
JK CAMPA
JK GAD
IT Education
Web Site Design Services
EDUCATION
Jammu University
Jammu University Results
JKBOSE
Kashmir University
IGNOU Jammu Center
SMVDU