•   
  •   

IndiaFormer J&K finance minister Haseeb Drabu resigns from PDP

03:30  07 december  2018
03:30  07 december  2018 Source:   livemint.com

Minister for Agriculture wins appeal over repayment of over €124k to farmer

Minister for Agriculture wins appeal over repayment of over €124k to farmer The Minister for Agriculture has won his appeal over an order requiring him to pay €124,453, plus interest, to a farmer who had overstated the area of his lands eligible under the Single Payment Scheme. 

Former Finance Minister of Jammu and Kashmir. Personal details. Haseeb A Drabu is professional economist with a diverse skill set and wide-ranging experience. In 2014, Drabu joined the J & K Peoples Democratic Party ( J & K PDP ). [1] [2] Later in the year, he contested and won with a huge

On March 12, J & K chief minister Mehbooba Mufti sacked her finance minister Drabu , a former banker, for his controversial remarks that the His remarks triggered a political storm, prompting the ruling PDP to shoot him a formal letter, seeking an explanation. But even before Drabu could respond

Former J&K finance minister Haseeb Drabu resigns from PDP © Getty

Former finance minister of Jammu and Kashmir and senior leader of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Haseeb Drabu resigned from the primary membership of the party on Thursday, ending his four-year political journey in the state.

Drabu, who was handpicked by former chief minister and PDP chief Mufti Mohammed Sayeed to head the finance ministry of the state, tweeted his resignation letter which was sent to PDP chief Mehbooba Mufti.

“My legislative engagement has prematurely come to an end with the dissolution of the state assembly by the Governor. I don’t agree with the timing and manner in which it was done. It doesn’t credit either the democratic system or its custodian participants with any glory whatsoever. Be that as it may, the time has come for me to bid adieu,” Drabu said in his resignation letter publicised on his Twitter handle.

Health Minister Simon Harris would like to see farmers growing cannabis plants in Ireland

Health Minister Simon Harris would like to see farmers growing cannabis plants in Ireland He revealed he hopes to pass legislation clearing the drug for medicinal use in 2019. And he told Ear to the Ground that he would like to see a homegrown crop of medical marijuana in the future. RTE’s flagship farming series examined how the crop could be grown in Ireland if it is given the green light by the government. Minister Harris said: “This is not about the recreational use and people smoking joints.

Sources tell NewsX - Jammu and Kashmir Finance Minister Haseeb Drabu sacked. J & K Governor Satya Pal Malik in an exclusive conversation | The Newshour Debate (22nd November) - Продолжительность: 11:57 The Newshour Debate 315 просмотров.

PDP drops Jammu and Kashmir finance minister Haseeb Ahmed Drabu from cabinet. He has stated that Kashmir is not a political issue, it is social issue.

Now get the stories that matter delivered to you! Save our number and send "Hi" to +919971254657 to join the MSN WhatsApp alerts service today.

Drabu further added in his resignation that he had resigned from the cabinet, assembly and party nearly two years ago, which Mehbooba Mufti did not accept. “I have disengaged myself from party affairs for quite sometime now. I didn’t precipitate the matter because I believe it is ethically and morally wrong to leave the party under whose aegis one has contested and won the seat in the legislative assembly. Now that that it is over, I am hereby resigning from the PDP,” Drabu wrote.

As an economist and Jammu and Kashmir finance minister, Drabu had contributed to the indirect tax reforms when he was a member of the goods and services tax council. He was also instrumental in J&K amending it’s constitution to join the GST regime, thus integrating the Himalayan state with the rest of the economy. While he was a state minister, Drabu had also pursued the idea of a universal basic income.

Health Minister Simon Harris says he'd like to see Irish farmers growing cannabis

Health Minister Simon Harris says he'd like to see Irish farmers growing cannabis Minister Harris revealed he hopes to pass legislation clearing the drug for medicinal use in 2019 . And he told Ear to the Ground that he would like to see a homegrown crop of medical marijuana in the future. RTE’s flagship farming series examined how the crop could be grown in Ireland if it is given the green light by the government. Minister Harris said: “This is not about the recreational use and people smoking joints.

J & K finance minister Haseeb Ahmed Drabu dropped from cabinet - Продолжительность: 2:25 Zee News 9 126 просмотров. Mehbooba Mufti sacks J & K minister Haseeb Drabu over controversial remarks - Продолжительность: 3:59 The Times of India 23 440 просмотров.

Minister for Finance Haseeb Drabu addressed media after presenting Budget in Assembly.

Gireesh Chandra Prasad contributed to the story

Also watch: PoK part of Pakistan, J&K part of India, says Farooq Abdullah

(Provided by The Times of India)

Indian politicians: Then and now

National Children's Hospital faces further delays as costs almost DOUBLE from €650m to €1.4bn.
Reports say the main hospital campus won't open until 2022

—   Share news in the SOC. Networks

Topical videos:

This is interesting!