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The Biographical sketch of the orgranisation spans two generations dating back to British Raj. The long standing and established reputation was carried forward with endurance by Mr. Rashid one of the sons of the lineage after independence. Thus Friends Travel Services was born. The faith, patience and fortitude in presence of competition and challenges were overcome with gusto. The inputs into agency by Mr. Rashid the Director were a blend of experience, wisdom, research, foresight and a team coordinated staff to implement the ideas. The leadership qualities are displayed through the acknowledgement through prestigious certifications in the past, the most outstanding being from the Ministry of Tourism Government of India, in 1996 by awarding rights to Friends Travel Services based on fulfilled conditions.
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Strategically located Jammu and Kashmir State constitutes the northern most extremity of India.
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The Ancient Kashmir was historically much better connected with its Northern neighbours than the present Modern Kashmir! Some of the main aspects of life which show Central Asian influence are the Kashmiri cuisine as well as the world famous Kashmiri Handicrafts.
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The University of Jammu and Kashmir was founded in the year 1948. In the year 1969 it was bifurcated into two full-fledged Universities: University of Kashmir at Srinagar and University of Jammu at Jammu. The University of Kashmir is situated at Hazratbal in Srinagar. It is flanked by the world famous Dal Lake on its eastern side and Nigeen Lake on the western side. The Main Campus of the University spread over 247 acres of land is divided into three parts – Hazratbal Campus, Naseem Bagh Campus and Mirza Bagh Campus (serving residential purpose). Additional land has been acquired at Zakura near the main campus for further expansion of the University. The tranquil ambience of the Campus provides the right kind of atmosphere for serious study and research.