x

Like our Facebook Page

   
Early Times Newspaper Jammu, Leading Newspaper Jammu
 
Breaking News :   Encounter ends after militant killed in Pulwama | India's COVID-19 cases cross 57-lakh mark with 86508 fresh infections in 24 hours | ASI martyred, service rifle looted as terrorists attack CRPF patrol party in Budgam | Despite claims Covid deaths going unabated in Jammu | As cases surge, over dozen localities declared COVID-19 ‘red zones’ in Jammu | ACB takes note of Forest Officer’s fake induction into IFS | Despite being transferred ‘powerful’ DTI not yet relieved | ‘4G may not return to J&K so soon’ | JKMSCL retired employee works at previous place | Uncle, Aunt shame humanity, burn 8 year old child with hot iron | COVID-19 recovery rate in JK gets big boost as 2796 patients recover in one day | BJP Leader Calls Sixth Schedule Demand For Ladakh, ‘Nonsense’ | LG approves regularisation, promotion of over 550 police officers | Corrupt under scanner | The Global Times: Obnoxious headquarter of Chinese Information Warfare | Pointless conflict on farmers’ bills | Unspoken language | Team Jammu releases album “A Tribute to Maharaja Hari Singh” | ShivSena demands COVID treatment under health insurance cover | Horticulture deptt distributes fruit plants | SKS welcomes proposal of satellite colonies for KPs | JKTF Bhalwal Zone condoles demise of Ravinder Kumar | Apni Party organises first public meeting in Kathua | JKPBSC resents non inclusion of Punjabi language | 14 bovines rescued, one arrested | Global leader in Agri science launches group in Jammu | Tournament organized by DYSS continues | NGO welcomes district admin | Munish Gupta asks government to solve problems of people of Sector 14 Shivaji Chowk Guru Nanak Nagar | Admin approves re-allocation of nearly 2,000 posts for Kashmiri Pandits under PM’s package | CAG Raises Major Concerns Over Implementation of Two Flagship Govt Schemes During 2017-2018 | AC approves conduct of elections to vacant Sarpanch, Panch constituencies | Director Horticulture takes stock of departmental activities | AIKS expresses concern over indifferent attitude of JKUT admin toward KPs | Mount Litera Zee School organizes Sankalp-Sammaan Samaroh 2020 | Jammu University organizes Abhivyakti-2020 | DLSA Udhampur organizes webinar on Cyber Crime | Online awareness programme on mediation concludes | Online training programme on “Yoga & Health” commenced at Dulhasti Power Station | Prominent leaders from Christian Community join Apni Party | Court rejects bail of four in NDPS | Shift Sub-Registrar’s office back to Bishnah to avoid inconvenience: Bhardwaj | Humour mills go on overdrive after late night boom in Srinagar | Three dead, 4 injured in Doda road mishap | Jan Abhiyan: Sourabh Bhagat inaugurates library at High School Drabshalla | 06 gamblers arrested , stake money recovered by Police | Security forces launch CASO after firing in Pulwama | Physical fitness is dire requirement in today’s time: Sat | Experts stress for building of earthquake resistant constructions | Admin to encourage actual development initiatives instead of ‘’mere announcements’’: Sinha | BJP councillor shot dead by militants outside his residence in Budgam | Govt orders transfer of three KAS officers, admin Auqaf Islamia | Rigzin Spalbar appeals for boycotting of elections to body | Govt committed to provide best healthcare facilities in times of COVID-19: Advisor Bhatnagar | Villagers in Udhampur trek kilometres to fetch water | Govt employee booked for securing job on fake, fabricated documents | IGP Jammu promotes 137 ASIs as SIs | Illegal structure on forest land demolished | JKNPP criticizes BJP leaders to retain Estate bungalows, security cover | Deaths due to oxygen deficiency deplorable: Rana | Mehbooba Mufti’s daughter approaches Supreme Court for mother’s release | Back Issues  
 
news details
Religious heads have huge role towards creating awareness regarding COVID-19: Advisor Baseer Khan
8/11/2020 12:20:01 AM
Early Times Report

SRINAGAR, Aug 10: Advisor to Lieutenant Governor, Baseer Ahmad Khan, today described the role of religious heads from all the sects across the valley as of immense significance towards motivating people for strict adherence to all necessary preventive protocols regarding COVID-19 to contain the spread of this global pandemic.
Advisor, while addressing the religious heads and others during a meeting held here through video conferencing in this regard, emphasized the need and importance of raising awareness among the people about the benefits of observing these health precautions to save human lives from this dreaded infection.
The meeting was attended by Financial Commissioner Health & Medical Education, Atal Dulloo; Divisional Commissioner Kashmir, PK Pole; all Deputy Commissioners of Kashmir division, Wakf Board authorities along with prominent religious heads from each district.
Advisor Khan informed that a comprehensive policy for opening of religious institutions across Jammu and Kashmir is being worked out keeping in view the prevailing situation in the Union territory.
Advisor further emphasized that administration needs the support of religious institutions in its battle against Corona virus to make an end to this infection.
He said that all the SOPs announced by authorities regarding the unlocking of these places should be propagated among the believers by their respective leaders from their available platforms.
Baseer Khan also said that the time tested techniques of wearing a face mask, maintaining social distancing and use of sanitizers should be entrenched deep into psyche of people so that each of them is religiously followed.
He maintained that each of us have to play our role more responsibly to curb the pace of spread of this disease.
He observed that it is not so difficult given the success few nations have achieved by strictly implementing these guidelines.
Financial Commissioner, Health & Medical Education, emphasized that we have no other option than to observe the precautions uncompromisingly to contain the spread of corona.
Divisional Commissioner Kashmir requested the religious heads to strictly observe all the mandatory SOPs to be issued shortly by the administration while unlocking the religious places.
The participating religious clerics also gave their suggestions regarding opening of these institutions and assured that all the SOPs and guidelines issued by the government would be implemented in letter and spirit.
Later, Advisor addressed the religious heads from all the famous shrines and religious places requesting them to use their pulpits to make people understand that by observing these guidelines they not only protect themselves but are protecting the lives of others as well.
  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