Demolition drive continues in Haridwar

Demolition drive continues in Haridwar

Thursday, 20 September 2018 | PNS | Haridwar

Despite some resistance from the traders, the team of the Municipal Corporation and the district administration continued with its anti-encroachment drive in the city area on Wednesday. However, at many places, the locals removed encroachments before the demolition squad arrived.  On Tuesday, the PWD officials had earmarked the encroachments in...

Traders observe bandh to protest against gang rape

Thursday, 20 September 2018 | PNS | Chandigarh

Traders in Kosli town of Haryana’s Rewari district observed a bandh on Wednesday to protest against the alleged gang rape of a 19-year-old woman in Mahendragarh district last week. A protest march was taken out by some social organisations and residents to protest against the incident. They demanded immediate arrest of...

‘Engineers to be in major complexes’

Thursday, 20 September 2018 | PNS | Shimla

Himachal Chief Minister Jai Ram Thakur on Wednesday said the State Government would contemplate to have resident engineers for all the major complexes of the State for maintenance of buildings and other infrastructure most likely through outsourcing basis. Thakur was speaking after launching the Facebook and Twitter for quality control cell...

Khattar issues no objection certificate for construction of Kishau Dam on river Tons

Thursday, 20 September 2018 | PNS | Chandigarh

Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal has given no objection certificate (NOC) for the construction of Kishau Dam on river Tons, a tributary of river Yamuna along the border of Uttarakhand and Himachal Pradesh. With the construction of this Dam, Haryana would get additional 709 cusecs of water for drinking and irrigation...

Army recruitment academy to be set up in HP

Thursday, 20 September 2018 | PNS | Shimla

A state level academy would be set up in Himachal Pradesh to impart training to the common youth for the posts of officers and soldiers in Indian Army. This was stated by Sainik Welfare Minister Mahender Singh Thakur here on Wednesday while chairing a meeting of officers of Sainik Welfare Board. He...

In brief

Thursday, 20 September 2018 | PNS

CM congratulates Lt Commander Pratibha Jamwal Shimla: Himachal Chief Minister Jai Ram Thakur has congratulated Lieutenant Commander Pratibha Jamwal for getting Tenzing Norgay National Adventure award for sailing across the world with woman crew of INSV Tarini. President of India will honour her with award in a ceremony to be organised...

Haryana CIA seizes 100 boxes of illicit liquor

Thursday, 20 September 2018 | PNS | Chandigarh

Continuing action against those involved in smuggling of illicit liquor, Crime Investigation Agency (CIA) of Haryana Police have seized 100 boxes of illicit Indian Made Foreign Liquor (IMFL) worth lakh of rupees from district Rewari. Police have also arrested two persons and impounded a pick-up vehicle in this connection, said  a...

Sub Inspector, another suspended

Thursday, 20 September 2018 | PNS | Chandigarh

Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal has directed to suspend Devender, Sub Inspector and IO posted at Police Station Bas in district Hisar for not filing challan on time in a case of violation of the PC-PNDT and MTP Acts. Apart from this, the Chief Minister has directed to issue show cause...

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