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3-MEMBER COMMITTEE FORMED TO STUDY DELAY IN ROAD CONSTRUCTION IN RISHIKESH

Tuesday, 16 January 2018 | PNS | Dehradun- On the orders of Agriculture, Horticulture and Silk Development Minister Subodh Uniyal, the Additional Chief Secretary Om Prakash has constituted a three-member inquiry committee for delay in construction of a road in Rishikesh. The construction of the road stretch from Kailash Gate to Muni Ki Reti in Rishikesh is pending for long. The Minister...

DM ASSURES SWIFT ACTION ON PEOPLE’S GRIEVANCES

Tuesday, 16 January 2018 | PNS | Dehradun- In all, 35 complaints have been received from the common people since the public hearing started by the Dehradun District Magistrate SA Murugesan, held the Collectorate on Monday. Such hearings are being held on every Monday since November 20. Some of complaints were addressed on the spot. DM heard out the grievances of the...

WOMEN SHGS TO GET LOANS AT LOW INTEREST RATES: CM

Monday, 15 January 2018 | PNS | Dehradun- On the lines of Pandit Deen Dayal Upadhyaya Kisan Kalyan Yojna, the State Government is planning to introduce a scheme for providing finance to women Self Help Groups (SHG) at low interest rates, said the Chief Minister of Uttarakhand Trivendra Singh Rawat while addressing a public meeting at Bhaniyawala near Doiwala on Sunday. He...

BOOST FOR TOURISM: HOMESTAY FACILITY, JUNGLE SAFARI INAUGURATED

PNS/Haldwani Homestay facility and jungle safari from the Kakrali gate of Nandhaur wildlife sanctuary were inaugurated on the weekend. The event was presided over by the Champawat MLA Kailash Gahtodi on the weekend. Speaking on the occasion the MLA said that opening of the Kakrali gate will give rise to rural tourism while also enabling visitors from across India...

REPLACE REVENUE POLICE WITHIN SIX MONTHS: HC

Sunday, 14 January 2018 | PNS | Dehradun – In an important ruling bearing on the 60 per cent area of Uttarakhand, mostly in the hill areas, the Nainital High Court ordered the abolition of the revenue police system, started way back in 1861 by then British India government, while asking the state government to replace revenue police with regular police in...

CM LAUNCHES FLO UTTARAKHAND

Sunday, 14 January 2018 | PNS | Dehradun- Chief Minister Trivendra Singh Rawat launched the Uttarakhand  chapter of FICCI Ladies Organisation (FLO), the women business wing of the apex business body Federation of Indian Chamber of Commerce and Industry (FICCI) in Dehradun on Saturday. He said that Uttarakhand government is committed to empowering women as they are  a major force in improving...

TRIVENDRA RAWAT OPENS UTTARAYANI FESTIVAL

Sunday, 14 January 2018 | PNS | Dehradun – Chief Minister Trivendra Singh Rawat flagged off  Uttarayani festival in Bageshwar on Saturday and announced the festival as  a state festival. He also declared on the occasion that the Government inter college at Sirkot would be named after the freedom fighter Kharag Singh. He asked the local residents to display agriculture- related items...

HRIDAYESH ASKS GOVT TO ACT ON DM’S COMMITMENT TO PANDEY’S FAMILY

Sunday, 14 January 2018 | PNS | Dehradun- Leader of the Opposition in the State Assembly and a senior Congress leader Indira Hridayesh said on Saturday that the State Government should act on the commitment made by the district magistrate Nainital and release `10 lakh by way assistance to the bereaved family of the transporter Prakash Pandey who consumed poison at the...

LOKAYUKTA BILL IS PROPERTY OF ASSEMBLY: KAUSHIK

Saturday, 13 January 2018 | PNS | Dehradun- The Lokayukta bill is the property of the Assembly as it is with its select committee and necessary action would be taken after a study on it. The Cabinet Minister and Government spokesperson Madan Kaushik said this while responding to a question on Government’s plan on Lokayukta at a press conference on Friday. When...

CONG DELEGATION MEETS GOVERNOR

Saturday, 13 January 2018 | PNS | Dehradun- A delegation of the Pradesh Congress Committee met the Governor and submitted a memorandum regarding the problems being faced by people due to demonetisation and Goods and Services Tax. Led by the PCC president Pritam Singh, the delegation met Governor Krishan Kant Paul at the Raj Bhawan on Friday. The delegation also requested that...