STATE TIMES NEWS
JAMMU: Minister for Higher Education, Syed Mohammad Altaf Bukhari on Friday said that the State Cabinet has recently approved the opening of 17 new Degree Colleges in the State.
The locations for setting up of these newly sanctioned colleges are being worked out by the government and priority is being given to the uncovered areas and keeping in view the availability of land, feasibility of demand with the sufficient number of feeding higher secondary schools in the area.
Replying to a question by Advocate Mohammad Yousuf Bhat in the Legislative Assembly, the minister elaborated that government intends to start the academic activities in these colleges as soon as possible.
Priyanka Chopra to come out with memoir in 2019
Kashmir World Film Festival commences
Cinema brings people of different colour, cultures together: Rathore
Nicole Kidman wants to stay ‘healthy and vibrant’ for her kids
Sriram Raghavan’s next a biopic
© 2017 State Times Daily Newspaper