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NEED TO SET UP AGRO-BUSINESS CONSORTIUMS AT DIST LEVEL: GUV

Wednesday, 14 March 2018 | PNS | Dehradun- The Governor Krishan Kant Paul has highlighted a need for creation of agro-business consortiums at district level so that the farmers are provided with necessary information for agriculture. He was addressing a conference on Food processing and Kisan Sampada Yojana’ organised by the Associate Chambers of Commerce and Industry (ASSOCHAM)  in association with Ministry...

DEEPALI SHARMA FAILS TO GET RELIEF, HC SEEKS GOVT’S REPLY ON CHILD ABUSE CASE

Wednesday, 14 March 2018 | PNS | Nainital – While hearing a petition of suspended civil judge Deepali Sharma on exemption of arrest, Nainital High Court has sought reply from the State Government by March 20. The High Court has set the next hearing date of the case on March 20. Suspended civil judge Deepali Sharma has failed to get relief from...

CHAR DHAM YATRA: CS BRIEFS ABOUT FACILITIES FOR PILGRIMS

Wednesday, 14 March 2018 | PNS | Dehradun- Chief secretary Utpal Singh addressed the officers concerned about the facilities to be provided to the pilgrims on  Char Dham Yatra which would begin soon through a video conferencing  in New Tehri on Tuesday. He talked about basic infrastructure like road, water and toilets and stressed that all such arrangements must be put into...

60 SIS TRAINED TO TACKLE CYBER CRIMES

Wednesday, 14 March 2018 | PNS | Dehradun- In view of increasing bank fraud cases, cyber crimes and land fraud cases being reported  in the State, 60 sub-inspectors have been given training on cracking  such cases at police lines in Dehradun on Tuesday. Garhwal Range DIG Pushpak Jyoti addressed the policemen and said that due to advancement of technology and easy access...

SHOPS ON GANGA BANKS FLOUT NGT BAN ON USING PLASTIC

Wednesday, 14 March 2018 | PNS | Haridwar- The Haridwar district administration raided several shops located along the banks of Ganga and Peeth Bazar in Jwalapur on Tuesday and   found  them flouting  the ban on plastic imposed by the administration. The administration slapped penalties on a few of them. The team headed by ADM Lalit Narayan Mishra seized polythene and plastic items...

REMAND OF 6 ACCUSED IN NH-74 SCAM EXTENDS TILL MARCH 26

Wednesday, 14 March 2018 | PNS | Nainital- In connection with the case of around Rs 300 crores scam in NH 74 land acquisition and compensation process, the judicial remand of the six accused, including two PCS officers, have been extended till March 26. Court sources said that accused NS Nagnyal, Anil Kumar, Ganesh Prasad, Mohan Singh, Sant Ram and Amar Singh...

ARMY RECRUITMENT RALLY FROM APRIL 3 TO 14

Wednesday, 14 March 2018 | PNS | PAURI- The recruitment of the youth of all the districts of the Garhwal region in the Army would commence from April 3 and it would continue till April 14 in VC Gabbar Singh Army Camp at Kotdwar in Pauri district. District Magistrate  Pauri Sushi Kumar said that the recruitment rally for the youth of Uttarkashi...

NOMINATION OF BALUNI SIGNAL TO PROMOTE YOUNGER BRIGADE BY BJP

Tuesday, 13 March 2018 | Gajendra Singh Negi | Dehradun- The precedence accorded to the party’s national spokesperson Anil Baluni over a galaxy of leaders known as old guards for the coveted Rajya Sabha seat from Uttarakhand is being seen by many as a watershed in the State BJP, for it heralds the advent of the younger brigade. “It was a long...

EDUCATION KEY TO SOCIAL CHANGE: GUV

Tuesday, 13 March 2018 | PNS | Dehradun- Education is the key to the social change and only through it the world can change, opined the Governor of Uttarakhand Krishan Kant Paul while addressing convocation of the Uttarakhand Sanskrit University at Haridwar on Monday. Emphasizing on the importance of ancient wisdom, the Governor said that the modern education should be linked with...

SARITA ARYA EXPRESSES ANGUISH OVER ALLEGED ASSAULT OF DALIT WOMAN

Tuesday, 13 March 2018 | PNS | Dehradun- State Women Congress president and former MLA Sarita Arya expressed anguish over the alleged assault of a Dalit woman by BJP MLA Rajkumar Thukral in Rudrapur. She demanded adequate punishment to the lawmaker on the matter. Meanwhile,  the Congress activists staged demonstration against the MLA in Ramnagar on Monday. Later, they burnt the effigy...