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MEETING HELD ON PMGSY

Saturday, 28 July 2018 | PNS | Dehradun — The degraded forest lands in the State can now be used for making roads under the Pradhan Mantri Gram Sadak Yojana( PMGSY). In a meeting held at the secretariat to review the PMGSY scheme, the Uttarakhand Chief Secretary Utpal Kumar Singh instructed the District Magistrates to identify the degraded forest land for construction...

SIMT ACHIEVES 100% RESULT IN MBA EXAMS

Saturday, 28 July 2018 | PNS | Rudrapur– The Saraswati Institute of Management and Technology (SIMT) in Rudrapur has achieved cent per cent result as per the MBA second and fourth semester results declared by the Uttarakhand Technical University, Dehradun. In the MBA second semester Monika Arora has achieved first position in the institute with a score of 77.25 followed by Priyanka...

CONGRESS PLANS RALLY TO CM RESIDENCE

CONGRESS PLANS RALLY TO CM RESIDENCE SEEKING OWNERSHIP RIGHTS FOR SLUM DWELLERS Friday, 27 July 2018 | PNS | Dehradun– While the State Government has brought in an ordinance to prevent eviction of most slum dwellers, the Congress is planning to take out a rally to the Chief Minister’s residence on Saturday demanding ownership rights for slum dwellers. After the high court...

SPECIAL NUMBERS TO STOP OVERPRICING OF LIQUOR

Friday, 27 July 2018 | PNS | Dehradun– Faced with plethora of complaints received on overcharging at the liquor shops, the Excise Department has decided to paste special toll free and Whats App numbers on the rate lists outside all licensed liquor shops in the State. On these numbers, the people can lodge their complaints of over- pricing. Apart from it, the...

THREE FEARED DEAD, FIVE INJURED AS PICK-UP FALLS INTO RIVER

Friday, 27 July 2018 | PNS | Joshimath — Three people are missing and feared dead while five persons were injured when the pick-up jeep they were travelling in fell off the road into the Kalpganga river in Chamoli district on Thursday. According to official sources, the pick up met with the accident near the Urgam power house on the Helang-Urgam motor...

REPORT ON RAGGING SUBMITTED TO SCPCR

Friday, 27 July 2018 | PNS | Dehradun– During the hearing session conducted by State Commission for Protection of Child Rights (SCPCR) here on Thursday, the team, tasked to investigate the alleged ragging at Mussoorie International School, submitted a detailed report to the commission. The team comprised officers from police, education and some other departments. It is learnt that the principal of...

LECTURE ON FUEL ECONOMY HELD AT UPES

Friday, 27 July 2018 | PNS | Dehradun — A lecture on “Fuel Economy Development in Automotive Vehicles” was delivered by consultant, Mahindra and Mahindra Limited, Dr Mathew Abraham at University of Petroleum and Energy Studies (UPES) Bidholi campus recently. The event was organised by the ‘Department of Mechanical Engineering’, School of Engineering of the university. An expert in ‘Fuel Technology’, Dr...

MARTYRS’ FAMILY MEMBERS IGNORED BY BOTH CENTRAL AND STATE GOVT

Thursday, 26 Jul 2018 | O P Agnihotri | Lalkuan– While the authorities prepare to organise formal programmes to mark Kargil Vijay Diwas on Thursday, the families of about half a dozen martyrs from Bindukhatta village here state that they have been ignored by both the Central and State Governments. While the Kargil martyrs are formally remembered once a year,...

10,700 eviction notices sent to slum dwellers

Thursday, 26 Jul 2018 | PNS | Dehradun– Municipal Corporation of Dehradun (MCD)  has so far sent 10,700 eviction notices to the slum dwellers and the process of hearing the cases would start soon. Meanwhile, 150 slum dwellers have submitted their land-related papers, electricity bills and water bills by way of claiming their legitimacy over the lands they are living on....

SANAND BACK IN MATRI SADAN, CONTINUES FAST

Thursday, 26 July 2018 | PNS | Haridwar– Since he came back to Matri Sadan ashram on the night of July 23, Swami Gyan Swaroop Sanand has been carrying on with his fast for Ganga. It has entered its 35th day on Wednesday. The saint reiterated his resolve to leave his body through fasting for the cause of the Mother Ganga. Notably,...