Tag: Uttarakhand news

One- stop centre to come up in every district of Uttarakhand

To bring relief for the survivors of various crimes, particularly the women and the children, one- stop centre scheme has finally reached Uttrakhand. The state women empowerment and child development department in coordination with various other departments like the state commission for protection of child rights (SCPCR) has helped the one- stop centre scheme come up in the state....

MCD to stop the polythene entry into city

Mayor to write to DM & SSP After repeated reminders for not using the prohibited polythene bags and polystyrene materials in the city, officials of Municipal Corporation Dehradun (MCD) are all set to stop their entry through the entry points of the city.   As per the information, the newly elected mayor Sunil Uniyal Gama is likely to write to...

SC judgement in Sohrabuddin case exposes Cong conspiracy- CM

‘Congress has a history of misusing Govt machinery’ The recent decision of the Supreme Court in the Sohrabuddin encounter case has once again exposed the lies peddled by the Congress, said chief minister Trivendra Singh Rawat. Addressing the media on Wednesday, Rawat said that the decision of the special CBI court and the Supreme Court have exposed how the...

Rain/ snow likely to lash some places in Uttarakhand on Jan 5 and 6

The State Meteorological Centre has forecast rain and snow in many parts of the state for two days starting from January 5. The climate would, however,  remain mainly dry in the state on Thursday, though the sky would be overcast for a part of the day.  Besides, mist might occur in some parts of  the plains in Uttarakhand on...

Char Dham shrine board should be constituted – Justice Tandon

Law commission also recommends restoration of the right to seek anticipatory bail Uttarakhand State Law Commission has recommended that the state government should constitute a shrine board on the lines of Vaishno Devi shrine board for the Char Dhams of the state. Addressing the media persons at the Vidhan Sabha auditorium here on Thursday, the chairperson of the commission,...

Dehradun MCD collects Rs 8 crore from house tax

‘We are to collect Rs 25 crore by March,’ says tax and revenue superintendent Municipal Corporation of Dehradun (MCD) has so far collected Rs eight crore in terms of the house tax against the target set of Rs 25 crore. The official in charge stated that the house taxpayers should submit their taxes before January 15. Following ups and downs...

Youth’s body found, murder case lodged

Panic gripped Chamgadar Tapu near Rodi Belwala in Haridwar on Monday morning after the body of an unidentified person was found in the area. Upon being informed, police rushed to the spot and recovered an unclaimed loader which was allegedly used to dump the dead body at the site. The body was identified to be that of a resident...

No mischief in name of new year celebration to be brooked: Haridwar police

Alert in forest area to stop poaching Haridwar police are on alert to stop mischief during the New Year eve congregations. Police have made it clear that anybody to be caught indulging in drunk or rash driving during the night would land in the police stations where they would be made to spend the night.  Anticipating mischief to be...

NIESBUD regional office gets permanent campus in Doon

The permanent regional office campus of the National Institute for Entrepreneurship and Small Business Development (NIESBUD) was inaugurated in Dehradun via video conferencing by the institute’s director general Rajesh Aggarwal. An institution of the Ministry of Skill Development and Entrepreneurship, NIESBUD regional office in Uttarakhand has been working since 2004-05 in the sphere of entrepreneurship development through training, consultation,...

People throng National Handloom Expo to shop on last day of year

People thronged to the National Handloom Expo on Parade Ground to spend the last day of the year in shopping. The expo being organized by the Uttarakhand Handloom and Handicrafts Development Council (UHHDC) contains stalls selling products from Uttarakhand and various other states including Rajasthan, Uttar Pradesh, Jammu and Kashmir, and Karnataka among others. On Monday, a considerable number...