Sainik Colony


Srinagar: In central Kashmir’s Budgam district, the administration of Jammu and Kashmir has identified 200 kanals or 25-acre land to set up Kashmir’s first Sainik colony. A report by The Print quoting a senior official of JK administration saying that the colony is being primarily set up to provide housing facilities to retired armed forces personnel and their families belonging to the JK. The colony will also cater to ‘widows and families of deceased personnel…