|Govt evacuates 2,88,699 stranded JK residents; 2,00,129 via Lakhanpur, 88,570 through special trains|
Early Times Report
JAMMU, Aug 6: The Jammu and Kashmir Government has evacuated about 2,88,699 JK residents, stranded in other parts of the country due to COVID lockdown, via Lakhanpur and through special trains and buses till date amid strict observance of all necessary guidelines and Standard Operating Procedures.
As per the official data received in this regard, the Jammu and Kashmir administration has received 106 special trains at Jammu and Udhampur railway stations from different states and UTs, so far, with about 88,570 passengers while about 2,00,129 persons from other states and UTs including 904 from abroad have been evacuated by the government through Lakhanpur till date.
As per the detailed breakup of the figures, about 1468 stranded passengers have entered through Lakhanpur from August 05 to August 06 mornings while 930 passengers have reached today in the 85th Delhi COVID special train at Jammu. So far, 85 trains have reached Jammu with a total of 72,874 stranded passengers belonging to different districts while 15,696 passengers have reached Udhampur in 21 special trains, so far.
Class IV posts: JKSSB’s Portal records 4,35,210 registrations; 2,24,480 candidates submit online application so far
JAMMU, AUGUST 6: Till today morning 4,35,210 Registrations have been done by the candidates on JKSSB’s Online Portal, since the commencement of online application submission from 10th July, 2020 and 2,24,480 candidates completed their online application submission process for Class IV posts. Also 56,460 applications have been submitted online for the post of Accounts Assistant. It has been noted that about 89,000 unique visitors visited the online application portal of JKSSB yesterday.
Pertinently, the Jammu and Kashmir Services Selection Board has advertised 8575 Class IV posts for District/Divisional/Union Territory cadre in various departments under the provisions of the Jammu and Kashmir Appointment to the Class-IV (Special Recruitment) Rules, 2020, in pursuance of General Administration Department’s Revised Indent No. GAD/Mtg/RB-IV/50/2020 Dated 22.06.2020 under Advertisement Notification No. 01 of 2020 dated 26.06.2020.
Further, the Services Selection Board has operationalized two helplines one each at Srinagar and Jammu for the convenience of aspirants. In addition, any person who finds difficulty in submission of application form due to technical issue or for any other reasons, may send a self-explanatory mail at email@example.com for seeking guidance, clarification etc.