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CM inspects FIS arrangements, says Auli will be perfect tourism spot

PNS/Joshimath Auli will be developed according to a master plan into a tourism destination and necessary effort will be made to provide all required facilities for holding winter games here in the future.  Chief minister Trivendra Singh Rawat said this on Friday while inspecting arrangements for the International Ski Federation (FIS) event to be held at Auli in Chamoli...

TRAFFIC JAMS: GOVT FINALLY WAKES UP

Saturday, 06 January 2018 | PNS | Dehradun- The State Government finally woke up on incessant traffic jams at famous tourist destinations of Mussoorie and Nainital. On Friday, the Chief Secretary Utpal Kumar Singh discussed the issue with top officials of administration and police at his office. He directed that necessary steps to decongest traffic in Mussoorie and Nainital should be taken...

STATE REELS UNDER CHILLING COLD

Friday, 05 January 2018 | PNS | Dehradun- Uttarakhand is now reeling under a chilling cold as the mercury in Dehradun plummeted to 5 degree Celsius and the upper reaches of the hills experienced snow and rain on Thursday. The meteorological centre says that the temperature is likely to dip further in the coming few days  in the city as elsewhere in...

GOVT IMPOSES UNDECLARED EMERGENCY, ALLEGES CONGRESS

Friday, 05 January 2018 | PNS | Dehradun- The Congress has questioned the State Government’s move to apparently restrict media persons from collecting information from the secretariat. Uttarakhand Pradesh Congress Committee chief spokesman Mathura Datt Joshi said, “By taking such a decision, the Bharatiya Janata Party Government is trying to impose undeclared emergency-like situation in the State. This move which appears to...

MEDIA SHOULD GET CORRECT INFORMATION: CS

Friday, 05 January 2018 | PNS | Dehradun- The Chief Secretary of Uttarakhand, Utpal Kumar Singh has said that unauthorised entry in the offices hinders functioning and affects confidentiality. He however clarified that his order on maintaining secrecy is of general nature and the intention behind it is that the media should get correct information. The CS was addressing a hurriedly convened...

PURCHASE HANDLOOM PRODUCTS AND HONOUR POOR PEOPLE: CM

By purchasing the handloom products one honors the labour done by the  poor of the country ,said the Chief Minister of Uttarakhand Trivendra Singh Rawat while visiting the National Handloom expo held at Parade Ground here on Thursday. He said that handloom industry provides employment to about 65 lakh people and is second largest employment generating sector after agriculture...

AUTHORITIES TO ENSURE OVERALL DEVELOPMENT: MIN

The State Urban Development and Housing Minister Madan Kaushik said that the main purpose of establishing district development authorities is to ensure all round development in a planned manner in the areas. The Minister said this at the first meeting of the Udham Singh Nagar development authority in the APJ Abdul Kalam hall in Rudrapur on Wednesday. He averred...

POLICE PERSONNEL IN CPU DON’T POSSESS REQUIRED LICENCE

A Right to Information (RTI) query has revealed that the police personnel deployed as drivers in the City Patrol Unit (CPU) squads do not possess required commercial driving licenses. The President of Dehradun City Bus Association Vijay Vardhan Dandariyal said that in response to the RTI query regarding CPU driver and pillion, the police department informed that the personnel...

CS CHAIRS HANS FOUNDATION MEETING, Uttarakhand

Uttarakhand- A meeting of steering committee of Hans Foundation was held at the State Secretariat on Wednesday Uttarakhand. The meeting was chaired by the Chief Secretary Utpal Kumar Singh. The foundation is undertaking a project worth Rs 250 crore in different parts of the state. The state government has entered into an agreement with the foundation for the project...

CM INAUGURATES KRISHI MAHOTSAV- 2018, VIKAS MELA

Chief Minister Trivendra Singh Rawat opened various works and made announcements after inaugurating the Krishi Mahotsav- 2018 and Vikas Mela at the Ramlila Ground in Uttarkashi on Tuesday. Addressing the gathering on the occasion, the Chief Minister said that problems being faced in the health services in Uttarakhand were taken up as a challenge by the State Government. Focusing...