first_imgSrinagar: A team of the Anti-Corruption Bureau (ACB) resumed searches on Sunday at the corporate headquarters of the J&K Bank here, after completing a nearly 10-hour raid the previous day. The team are searching for a collection of evidence for alleged mismanagement in one of the state’s premier financial institutions. Earlier reports had said the ACB raids were specifically being carried out in connection in 1,200 appointments made by the bank in 2017. Also Read – Pak activated 20 terror camps & 20 launch pads along LoC Informed sources said the scope of the ACB investigation has been extended to the loans and non-performing assets (NPA) portfolios of the bank. In a sudden move, the Jammu and Kashmir government, which owns 59 per cent shares of the bank, sacked Chairman Parvez Ahmed on Saturday and appointed R.K. Chibber as the Interim Chairman. J&K bank is the only private sector bank designated as the Reserve Bank of India’s agency for banking business. It carries out the banking business of the Central government besides collecting central taxes for CBDT. The Bank was incorporated in 1938 and is listed on the NSE and BSE.last_img read more


The court ordered the students not to damage any public property or create public disturbance during the protest.However the protest resulted in some roads being closed for traffic. (Colombo Gazette) The Inter-University Students Federation (IUSF) staged a protest in Colombo today after receiving court approval.The Fort Magistrate issued an order allowing the students to protest without inconveniencing the public.