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Travel Events & News - Archive 2009

January 2009

December 2009

December 31 2009
Over 8 lakh pilgrims pay obeisance at Shiv Khori Shrine Cave in the year 2009.
December 31 2009
Jammu & Kashmir Government announces Rs.3.50 crore for development of Peer Kho Temple in Jammu.
December 25 2009
Winter Sports take off at Gulmarg, Kashmir. Snow Festival inaugurated.
December 09 2009
Snow Festival at Gulmarg from December 24 to 26, 2009. Kashmir winter games calendar released.
December 05 2009
Chief Minister, Jammu & Kashmir, lays foundation of Artificial Lake in Jammu.

November 2009

November 29 2009
Natural Cave opened for Mata Vaishno Devi pilgrims.
November 27 2009
The Government to upgrade infrastructure at pilgrimage sites across the Jammu & Kashmir State: Minister for Tourism and Culture.
November 26 2009
Jammu to have an artificial lake soon: Minister for Tourism and Culture, Jammu & Kashmir.
November 26 2009
Minister for Tourism, Jammu & Kashmir calls for eco-conservation of Surinsar lake near Jammu.
November 24 2009
Sidhra Golf Building to get world-class facelift: Minister for Tourism and Culture, Jammu & Kashmir.
November 18, 2009
Tourism Minister, Jammu & Kashmir inspects upcoming Sidhra Golf Course. ‘Tee Off in December, course will match international standards’.
November 17, 2009
Union Tourism Secretary inspects Mubarak Mandi renovation works.
November 12, 2009
Yatra to Shri Mata Vaishno Devi Shrine set to cross eight million mark.
November 11, 2009
Chief Minister Jammu & Kashmir, invites foreign tourists to visit the “Heaven on Earth”.
November 04, 2009
Paragliding potential identified in Panchari, Jammu, J&K.
November 02, 2009
Lakhs pay obeisance at Baba Jitoo shrine on the 1st day of week-long Jhiri Mela.
November 01, 2009
High Commissioners and Ambassadors of various countries visit Kashmir to participate in Autumn Ambassadors Golf Trophy.

October 2009

October 29, 2009
Jammu & Kashmir state administration reviews Jhiri Mela arrangements.
October 24, 2009
Magic of cultural diversity of Jammu & Kashmir fascinates audience at the inaugural ceremony of 10 day National Crafts Festival at Chandigarh.
October 22, 2009
Jammu & Kashmir organising 10 day National Art Festival at Chandigarh.
October 22, 2009
Over 7.13 lakh had darshans of Shiv Khori Cave Shrine this year.
October 21, 2009
Srinagar-Ladakh National Highway to remain open till weather permits: Minister.
October 21, 2009
Chief Minister chairs Gulmarg Development Authority meeting, stresses on preservation of beauty of Gulmarg.
October 21, 2009
Jammu & Kashmir Government determined to revive the old tourism glory of the State: Chief Minister.
October 19, 2009
Bahu Fort vicinity to be revamped on modern lines: Minister for Revenue, Relief and Rehabilitation.
October 16, 2009
Chief Minister chairs Sonamarg Development Authority meeting. Stresses on eco-friendly tourist infrastructure.
October 13, 2009
Government Administration discusses Jhiri Mela arrangements.
October 10, 2009
Kashmir Festival inaugurated by Chief Minister Jammu & Kashmir, Omar Abdullah at Srinagar.
October 09, 2009
Jammu Kashmir Festival concludes with Mega
Multi-Cultural Show.
October 08, 2009
Jammu Kashmir Festival at New Delhi - Jammu Kashmir Artists enthrall audience.
October 07, 2009
Kashmir Festival at Srinagar on 10th and 11th of October 2009: Minister for Tourism and Culture, Jammu & Kashmir.
October 07, 2009
3-day Jammu & Kashmir Festival inaugurated in New Delhi. Composite culture of Kashmir, Jammu and Ladakh on display.

September 2009

September 29, 2009
Tulip Museum with rear Historical Photographs Inaugurated by Union Minister for Health & Family Welfare, Mr. Gh. Nabi Azad.
September 28, 2009
Navratra Festival 2009 concludes. Anshu adjudged best singer in bhaint contest.
September 28, 2009
World Tourism Day. Minister for Tourism spells out futuristic strategy, favours private participation in Tourism development.
September 27, 2009
Shoba Yatra mesmerizes audience at Katra during Navratra Festival-2009.
September 26, 2009
Navratra Festival-2009. Audience enthralled in Shoba Yatra on 7th Navratra.
September 25, 2009
Annual General Meet of Travel Agents Association of India (TAAI)-J&K Chapter. Infrastructure development must for promoting tourist potential of State: Minister.
September 24, 2009
Navratra Festival-2009. Folk performances spell bound audience at Katra.
September 24, 2009
Over 1.70 lakh pilgrims pay obeisance at Mata Vaishno Devi during first five Navratras.
September 23, 2009
Navratra Festival-2009. Heritage walk to Bhimgarh Fort organised.
September 23, 2009
Cable Car Corporation earns Rs 8 Crore as revenue up to mid September this year.
September 22, 2009
Navratra Festival-2009. Minister participates in Shobha Yatra at Katra on 3rd Navratra.
September 20, 2009
Colorful Cultural Procession marks 2nd Day of Navratra Festival.
September 19, 2009
Annual Navratra Festival - 2009 inaugurated. Impressive Shobha Yatra entices pilgrims.
September 19, 2009
Amarnath Yatra 2010 - Shri Amarnathji Shrine Board (SASB) to formulate comprehensive Langar Policy for Yatra-2010.
September 15, 2009
Annual Ladakh Festival 2009 concludes with colourful closing ceremony.
September 13, 2009
Ladakh Festival Polo Cup – A Tournament was organized as part of the 15-day Ladakh Festival-2009.
September 11, 2009
Akhand Jyoti of Merhada Mata to be lit the occasion of Ist Navratra on September 19.
September 09, 2009
Jammu, Akhnoor to be brought under ambit of Navratra Festival while ensuing Festive Events.
September 09, 2009
Mata Vaishno Devi Shrine Board Meets - Stresses need for strengthening the Infrastructure Facilities for the visiting Pilgrims.
September 08, 2009
District Development Commissioner, Reasi discussess Navratra Festival-2009 arrangements at Katra.
September 08, 2009
Over 6.31 lacs Pilgrims from with in and outside the state paid obeisance so far registering an unexpected increase this year.
September 05, 2009
CII Delegation calls on Minister for Tourism and Culture. ‘International Standard Tourism Infrastructure under joint venture on anvil’.
September 05, 2009
Government committed to save Dal from pollution: Minister. Historic Dal Lake preservation rally held.
September 04, 2009
Jammu & Kashmir Government bracing up for Illumination of Monuments & Forts in Jammu .
September 01, 2009
15 Day Ladakh Festival Inaugurated with traditional fervour by the Union Tourism Minister Kumari Selja.

August 2009

August 29, 2009
Navratra Festival from September 19-27 at Katra, J&K. Arrangements reviewed by State Government Administration for making the Mega Event a Grand Success.
August 27, 2009
Efforts on to promote Winter Sports, Adventure Tourism in Pahalgam.
August 25, 2009
Exhibition of 200 rare Paintings Inagurated in Srinagar, Kashmir.
August 24, 2009
Navratra Festival arrangements during week of celebrations in Jammu & Katra.
August 22, 2009
2010 declared visit Jammu & Kashmir Year. Kashmir, Jammu & Ladakh will be promoted with their unique distinctiveness on World Tourism Map.
August 22, 2009
5.80 lakh pilgrims visit the cave shrine of Shiv Khori and paid obeisance.
August 20, 2009
Rugby gaining popularity among Sports in Jammu & Kashmir.
August 20, 2009
Water Sports event Inaugurated by Minister, Jammu & Kashmir.
August 19, 2009
Chief Minister announces Annual CM’s Polo Championship at Drass.
August 19, 2009
Tourism Deptt organizes 3-day Awareness Camp at Kishtwar.
August 10, 2009
Golf Championship in Kashmir: Chief Minister for showcasing State’s conducive situation for Global Tourism and Sports.
August 01, 2009
Shri Amarnathji Yatra-2009: 3697 Yatris perform darshan.

July 2009

July 31, 2009
Chharri Mubarak reachs Martand Temple on way to the Holy Cave of Shri Amarnathji.
July 31, 2009
Shri Amarnathji Yatra-2009: 2462 Yatris perform darshan.
July 30, 2009
Shri Amarnathji Yatra-2009: Yatra resumes from Pahalgam - 2477 Yatris perform darshan.
July 29, 2009
International Rafting Championship at Sonamarg from August 3, 2009.
July 29, 2009
Shri Amarnathji Yatra-2009: Yatra resumed from Baltal, suspended from Pahalgam due to slippery track.
July 28, 2009
Amarnathji Yatra-2009: Yatra remains suspended due to bad weather.
July 27, 2009
Shri Amarnathji Yatra-2009: 5284 Yatris perform darshan on Sunday.
July 26, 2009
Shri Amarnathji Yatra-2009: 4345 Yatris perform darshan on Saturday.
July 25, 2009
Shri Amarnathji Yatra-2009: Over 4000 Yatris perform darshan.
July 24, 2009
Amarnathji Yatra-2009: Mobile Rescue Team rescues lady Yatri, child from drowning near Poshpathri.
July 23, 2009
Shri Amarnathji Yatra-2009: 4976 Yatris perform darshan on Wednesday.
July 22, 2009
Shri Amarnathji Yatra-2009: Pahalgam-Panchtarni Heli-Service Inaugurated by Minister of Tourism, J&K.
July 21, 2009
Shri Amarnathji Yatra-2009: 9433 Yatris perform darshan on Monday.
July 21, 2009
Government to tap the uncovered Tourist Destinations of Jammu and Kashmir.
July 20, 2009
Shri Amarnathji Yatra-2009: 8032 Yatris perform darshan on Sunday.
July 20, 2009
Minister Tourism and Culture seeks cooperation from all stake holders to promote Tourism.
July 19, 2009
Amarnathji Yatra-2009: Heli-Parikrama of Sheshnag to form part of Pahalgam - Panchtarni Helicopter Service.
July 19, 2009
Advisor to Chief Minister interacts with Yatris at Shri Amarnathji Cave, Baltal.
July 19, 2009
Swiss Skier revives hope for Heli Skiing in Gulmarg, Kashmir, J&K.
July 18, 2009
Shri Amarnathji Yatra-2009: 8047 Yatris perform darshan on Friday.
July 18, 2009
Government seeks international expertise to Promote Heli Skiing in Gulmarg.
July 18, 2009
Minister inspects Development of International Golf Course at Pahalgam.
July 17, 2009
Shri Amarnathji Online Donation launched by Shri Amarnathji Shrine Board.
July 16, 2009
Heli-Service to Amarnathji via Pahalgam from July 22. Shri Amarnathji Yatra crosses 3 lac mark.
July 15, 2009
Shri Amarnathji Yatra-2009: 6237 Yatris perform Darshan on Tuesday.
July 15, 2009
Scheme for Revival of Tourism in Jammu & Kashmir extended for 2 years.
July 14, 2009
No Helicopter Service to Holy Cave of Shri Amarnathji from July 22. Shri Amarnathji Helipad Relocated to Panchtarni.
July 13, 2009
Shri Amarnathji Yatra-2009: 8662 Yatris perform darshan on Sunday.
July 12, 2009
Chairman Shri Amarnathji Shrine Board (SASB) visits Amarnathji Shrine; reviews yatra arrangements.
July 11, 2009
Shri Amarnathji Yatra-2009: Pilgrimage progressing smoothly. 9822 Yatris perform darshan on Friday.
July 11, 2009
Shri Budha Amarnath Yatra commencing from July 25, 2009.
July 10, 2009
Shri Amarnathji Yatra-2009: 10841 Yatris perform darshan on Thursday.
July 09, 2009
Even after Helicopter accident, 2 victims return to Shri Amarnathi Shrine to perform darshan.
July 09, 2009
Helicopter accident near the Holy Cave of Shri Amarnathji. One Yatri dies, 5 including pilot injured; 3 shifted to Srinagar.
July 08, 2009
Shri Amarnathji Yatra-2009: Over 2 lakh perform darshan till date. Shri Amarnathji Shrine Board reviews arrangements for pilgrims.
July 07, 2009
Shri Amarnathji Yatra-2009: Vyas Purnima observed with religious gaiety at Shri Amarnathji Cave.
July 07, 2009
Government of Jammu & Kashmir determined to restore Pristine Glory of Dal, Nageen Lakes.
July 06, 2009
Shri Amarnathji Yatra-2009: With improvement in the weather conditions, Yatra resumes on both tracks.
July 05, 2009
Shri Amarnathji Yatra-2009: Yatra suspended from Pahalgam & Baltal Base Camps. 3588 pilgrims leave from Jammu for pilgrimage.
July 04, 2009
Shri Amarnathji Yatra-2009: 5684 Yatris performed darshan on yesterday. Yatra suspended from Jammu on Saturday.
July 03, 2009
Shri Amarnathji Yatra via Pahalgam suspended due to bad weather.
July 02, 2009
Shri Amarnathji Yatra 2009: 8000 perform darshan on Wednesday.
July 02, 2009
Over 4.31 lakh devotees visit Shiv Khori during the first half of year 2009.
July 01, 2009
Board Issues Fresh Advisory to Yatris. Young Yatri dies despite Air-Rescue by Shri Amarnath Shrine Board.
July 01, 2009
Over 37.23 lakh Pilgrims pay Obeisance at Shri Mata Vaishno Devi Shrine.
July 01, 2009
Devotees pay Obeisance at Mata Chandi Temples, Bhaderwah during Annual Trishul Baint Yatra.

June 2009

June 30, 2009
Shri Amarnathji Yatra-2009: Nearly 13500 Yatris performed Darshan. Another batch of 1809 pilgrims leaves from Jammu.
June 29, 2009
Shri Amarnathji Yatra-2009: About 11500 Yatris performed Darshan yesterday. Work continuing apace on improving Poshpathri-Mahagunas Top track.
June 29, 2009
Worlds’ Highest Lift served Ski Resort of Gulmarg to get Chairlift an estimated cost of Rs.9 Crore.
June 29, 2009
Shiv Temple, Naryan Bagh, Srinagar to be developed a Pilgrimage Spot.
June 29, 2009
Kashmiri Wazwan Restaurant and Island inaugurated by Minister for Tourism and Culture.
June 29, 2009
23rd Annual General Meeting of Kashmir Golf Club.
Chief Secretary stresses better infrastructure to attract Golfers.
June 28, 2009
Shri Amarnathji Yatra - 2009: Over 12000 Yatris performed darshan yesterday. Pilgrimage progressing smoothly on both tracks.
June 27, 2009
Shri Amarnathji Yatra-2009: Nearly 11000 Yatris perform darshan yesterday. Work on Chandanwari-Holy Cave track continuing.
June 27, 2009
Developing 9th Century Hari Parbat Fort a Heritage Tourism Site.
June 26, 2009
Shri Amarnathji Yatra Commences on Traditional Pahalgam Route. 11676 Yatris performed Darshan via Baltal Track yesterday, 1410 leave from Jammu for pilgrimage.
June 25, 2009
Shri Amarnathji Yatra via Pahalgam route to start on 26 June.
June 24, 2009
Shri Amarnath Shrine Board likely to decide tomorrow about the date for Yatra commencement from Pahalgam route.
June 23, 2009
Amarnathji Yatra-2009: Final assessments being conducted for Yatra from Pahalgam route.
June 23, 2009
Mata Vaishno Devi Shrine Board all set to control forest fires in Trikuta Hills.
June 22, 2009
Status Reports on Chandanwari - Holy Cave Track submitted with Shri Amarnathji Shrine Board.
June 21, 2009
Shri Amarnathji Yatra proceeding smoothly. 6000 more leave Baltal for Holy Cave.
June 21, 2009
Chief Minister discusses measures of protection and preservation of water-bodies with special reference to Dal Lake.
June 20, 2009
Shri Amarnathji Yatra-2009: 10345 Yatris had darshan on Friday, 3500 more leave Baltal for Holy Cave.
June 20, 2009
Jammu & Kashmir Police deploys 2 Rescue Teams for Shri Amarnathji Yatra.
June 19, 2009
Shri Amarnathji Yatra-2009: 6000 Yatris leave Baltal for Holy Cave.
June 19, 2009
Governor reviews status of Chandanwari -Holy Cave track for Shri Amarnathji Yatra and takes stock of arrangements for Yatris.
June 19, 2009
Aquatic Sports: Chief Minister calls for tapping, grooming raw talent in Jammu & Kashmir.
June 18, 2009
Shri Amarnathji Yatra-2009: 6875 Yatris performed darshan on Wednesday, 4800 more leave from Baltal to Holy Cave.
June 17, 2009
Shri Amarnathji Yatra: 7592 Yatris pay obeisance, 4500 more leave Baltal for Holy Cave.
June 17, 2009
Health Minister takes stock of Shri Amarnathji Yatra arrangements at Pahalgam-Chandenwari.
June 17, 2009
J&K Tourism Deptartment, Kashmir organizes 25-km Trekking Expedition from Gulmarg to Bonyiar.
June 16, 2009
No batch of Shri Amarnath Yatris to leave from Jammu on June 17 in view of adverse weather conditions. Yatra begins on the Baltal route.
June 15, 2009
Shri Amarnathji Yatra 2009 flagged off for Baltal route. First batch of 900 pilgrims left for Shri Amarnathji Holy Cave amid tight security from Jammu.
June 15, 2009
Minister for Health, Horticulture and Floriculture, Jammu & Kashmir reviews Shri Amarnathji yatra arrangements at Baltal.
June 14, 2009
Shri Amarnathji Shrine Board team visits Holy Cave to give final touches to arrangements. Army chips in to clear critical Amarnath tracks.
June 13, 2009
Shri Amarnathji Shrine Board issues Advisory on Do’s and Don’ts. Yatris to be allowed beyond Domel on Baltal route only up to 9 a.m. everyday.
June 13, 2009
Shri Mata Vaishno Devi Shrine Board’s staff assisted by the Fire Services, CRPF and Police pressed into service to control forest fires in Chanji Chhat area.
June 12, 2009
Amarnathji Yatra: Flag-off from Jammu on June 15 for Baltal route. Governor conducts final assessment of both tracks.
June 12, 2009
50% reduction on charges levied on Tent and Shop Owners for Shri Amarnathji Yatra: Shri Amarnathji Shrine Board.
June 12, 2009
Sindhu Darshan Festival (Singhey Khababs Spring Festival) 2009 inaugurated at Leh, Ladakh.
June 10, 2009
Chief Minister conducts aerial survey of Shri Amarnathji: restoration works resume after weather improvement.
June 08, 2009
Shri Amarnathji Shrine Board team visits Amarnathji; reviews post-snow situation.
June 08, 2009
Parasailing attracts crowd at Maantali during Sudh Mahadev 3 Day (Mela) Festival.
June 07, 2009
Snow, Rains Lash Holy Cave of Shri Amarnathji, Hamper Track Clearance.
June 07, 2009
Divisional Commissioner inaugurates Historic Sudhmahadev Mela.
June 07, 2009
Chenab Valley treasure-trove of tourism: Minister for Tourism and Culture.
June 06, 2009
Minister for Tourism and Culture, Jammu & Kashmir promises top facilities at Patnitop & Sanasar.
June 05, 2009
Multi-pronged strategy on anvil to promote adventure sports in the State: Minister for Tourism and Culture.
June 04, 2009
District Development Commissioner reviews snow clearance measures on Amarnathji Yatra route .
June 04, 2009
Minister for Tourism and Culture inspects various ongoing Tourism projects in Bhaderwah.
June 03, 2009
Shri AmarnathjiShrine Board responds to Travel & Hotel Industry suggestions, provides for local participation in Helicopter Bookings and Yatra Registration.
June 03, 2009
Historic 3-day Sudhmahadev Mela starting from June 6, 2009.
June 03, 2009
Greek tour operators meet Chief Minister, Jammu & Kashmir. Asks them to showcase J&K as safe tourist destination.
June 03, 2009
Minister for Tourism and Culture on extensive tour of Ramban, Doda & Kishtwar. Takes on-spot assessment of ongoing tourist infrastructure.
June 02, 2009
Government fixes fare charges for Shri Amarnathji Yatris’ transportation.
June 02, 2009
Chief Executive Officer, Shri Amarnathji Shrine Board reviews arrangements at Holy Cave; conducts aerial survey of tracks.
June 02, 2009
Rs. 8 crore project for conservation of Leh monasteries on anvil: Minister for Tourism and Culture.
June 02, 2009
8th All India Police Water Sports Championship takes off. Jammu & Kashmir has great potential in Adventure Sports: Chief Secretary.

May 2009
May 31, 2009
Minister exhorts officers to ensure comfortable stay of Shri Amaranth Yatries in City of Temples.
May 30, 2009
Minister reviews Amarnath Yatra arrangements, inspects TRCs and Aparna Asharam in Jammu.
May 30, 2009
Minister tours Kheer Bhawani, oversees arrangements for Mela.
May 30, 2009
Pahalgam’s untapped potential on government scanner: Minister.
May 29, 2009
Minister Tourism and Culture took stock of Mela Khir Bhawani arrangements.
May 27, 2009
Over 51,000 pilgrims registered for Amarnath Yatra in first 3 days.
May 27, 2009
District Development Commissioner reviews Shri Amarnathji Yatra arrangements at Samba.
May 26, 2009
Amarnathji Yatra rescheduled to 15th June, 2009: Shri Amarnathji Shrine Board.
May 26, 2009
Tapping Adventure Tourism potential will improve Jammu & Kashmir’s Economy: Chief Minister.
May 25, 2009
Chief Minister Stresses on extending all facilities to yatris during Shri Amarnath Yatra.
May 25, 2009
Hoteliers, Tour Operators offer Special Packages, discount during Shri Amaranth Yatra.
May 23, 2009
Shri Amarnathji Shrine Board to create more space for Local Stakeholders during Shri Amarnathji Yatra: Governor.
May 22, 2009
District Development Commissioner, Jammu exhorts officers to ensure hassle-free Amarnath yatra.
May 21, 2009
Advance booking for helicopter services for Shri Amarnathji Yatra to commence from June 17, 2009.
May 21, 2009
District Development Commissioner, Udhampur discusses Amarnath Yatra arrangements
May 20, 2009
Devastating fire broke out in Vaishno Devi track at Charan Paduka, over 50 shops completely gutted
May 20, 2009
Baba Chamliyal Mela (Festival) on June 25
State Government reviews Mela arrangements
May 15, 2009
Amarnath Yatra arrangements discussed at High-Level Meet. Divisional Commissioner, Jammu seeks co-operation from all sections for smooth conduct of Yatra.
May 13, 2009
Shri Amarnathji Yatra to commence on 7th June, 2009. The Registration of the Yatris for this year’s Yatra to Commence from 20th May, 2009.
May 11, 2009
Dipping May temperature makes Kashmir an ideal Tourist Destination.
May 11, 2009
Jammu & Kashmir Governement Exempts Hotels from payment of Sales Tax .
May 08, 2009
Governor conducts aerial survey of Baltal route to Shri Amarnathji Shrine.
No movement on the track to be permitted before official commencement of the Yatra.
May 06, 2009
Governor undertakes reconnaissance of Shri Amarnathji Yatra route. Takes stock of status of track from Pahalgam to Holy Cave.
May 05, 2009
National Heritage Trek expedition to commence from May 15. Over 2000 trekkers to participate in trek expedition.
May 01, 2009
Over 2.75 lakh pilgrims pay obeisance at Shiv Khori since January 2009.

April 2009
April 27, 2009
International Paragliding Troupe makes Assessments Potential Sites Identified in Jammu including Udhampur for Adventure Sports.
April 22, 2009
Governor Constitutes 13-Member Shri Amarnathji Yatra Advisory Committee.
April 22, 2009
Governor visits Shri Amarnathji Shrine Board office at Chaitanya Ashram in Jammu.
April 18, 2009
Govt following systemic approach to promote Tourism in Jammu & Kashmir: Chief Secretary.
April 15, 2009
Government to restore and preserve the pristine glory of the world famous Dal Lake, Nagin Lake, Khushal Sar and Anchaar Lake.
April 11, 2009
Minister for Tourism & Culture emphasizes Creation of Integrated Facilities at Tourist Spots across the State.
April 07, 2009
Minister for Tourism and Culture visits Bahu Fort - Calls for restoration of 3,000 year old Fort’s glory.
April 07, 2009
Governor for evolving effective approaches for improving facilities for pilgrims and preserving ecology at Shri Mata Vaishno Devi.
April 06, 2009
Jammu & Kashmir Tourism Development Corporation to increase profitability and gear up to greet Tourists.
April 04, 2009
Divisional Commmissioner reviews 'Jammu Baisakhi Festival' arrangements.
April 04, 2009
Snow clearance on Kargil- Padum road in full swing: District Development Commissioner, Kargil.
April 03, 2009
Governor takes stock of the various development works under execution by Shri Mata Vaishno Devi Shrine Board
April 02, 2009
Minister for Tourism and Culture asks Bollywood to rediscover Jammu & Kashmir.
April 02, 2009
Deputy Chief Minister greets people on Ramnavmi and Mela Bahu Fort.
April 01, 2009
Chief Minister Reviews Work on Nowgam Tourist Facility Centre.

March 2009
March 31, 2009
Chief Minister Discusses Issues Pertaining to Carpet Industry.
March 25, 2009
Governor for Restoration of Bhimgarh Fort as a Tourist Destination.
March 25, 2009
Jammu & Kashmir Ideal for Golf Tourism: International Expert.
March 24, 2009
Tourists and Filmmakers would be charmed by Tulip Garden: Omar Abdullah.
March 24, 2009
Governor Reconstitutes Shri Mata Vaishno Devi Shrine Board.
March 19, 2009
Kashmir University’s Skiing Camp at Gulmarg concludes.
March 11, 2009
Shri Amarnathji Shrine Board to fund eco-awareness-cum-conservation campaigns; afforestation: Governor
March 10, 2009
Governor visits Pahalgam, Lays Stress on Eco-aesthetic aspects of Amarnathji Yatra
March 09, 2009
Roads in Kargil to open for Transport/ Vehicular Traffic soon: Minister
March 08, 2009
Chief Minister visits Hazratbal shrine, pays obeisance
& takes stock of arrangements made for Eid-e-Milad-un-Nabi
March 06, 2009
2 Day National Tourism Conference at Jammu University - J&K keen to recapture numero uno position among Indian states: Jora
March 06, 2009
Rs 3.65 Crore Project for Tourism Promotion in Gurez, Tulail: Jora ... ‘Mubarak Mandi- Bagh-e-Bahu Cable Car Projects to take off soon’
March 05, 2009
Chief Minister for Holistic Approach & Comprehensive Planning for Restoration of Mubarak Mandi Heritage Complex
March 05, 2009
Rs 8 Crore Project for Developing Khir Bhawani as Pilgrimage Site “Valley being developed as International tourist destination”
March 04, 2009
Verinag, gateway of Kashmir Tourism: Jora
Reviews pace of works under Verinag Tourism Development Authority
March 02, 2009
Chief Minister inaugurates 2nd Annual Gulmarg Global Derby - Skiers from 9 countries along with locals take part in 3-day International Event
March 02, 2009
Jammu Kashmir Festival concludes at New Delhi with the presentation of a multi-cultural gala show

February 2009
February 27, 2009
Chief Minister Jammu & Kashmir inspects restoration work at Mubarak Mandi Heritage Complex
February 25, 2009
Gulmarg to Host In’tl Skiing Event from March 1
National Snow Rafting to be part of Week-Long Gala
February 24, 2009
Governor pays obeisance at Shiv Khori, takes stock of facilities for visiting pilgrims
February 24, 2009
8-day Jammu & Kashmir Festival inaugurated in
New Delhi
February 23, 2009 Minister for Tourism and Culture, J&K Inaugurates
Shiv Khori Festival
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