Negi directs probe into case of woman with two husbands

Negi directs probe into case of woman with two husbands

Monday, 21 September 2020 | PNS | Dehradun

After the chairperson of the State Commission for Protection of Child Rights (SCPCR) Usha Negi had directed Inspector General (IG) of Garhwal for an investigation into the complaint of a woman to the commission regarding violence against her by her husband and another man, it was ascertained that she is...

Speaker Agarwal, Roorkee MLA positive for Covid

Monday, 21 September 2020 | PNS | Dehradun

Ahead of the Monsoon Session of the Uttarakhand Assembly, the Speaker Premchand Agarwal was detected positive for Covid-19. The test of the speaker was conducted at his residence on Sunday in which he was found positive. In a message Agarwal confirmed that he is positive for Covid-19 but added that...

Covid count mounts to 40,963 in State

Monday, 21 September 2020 | PNS | Dehradun

The tally of novel Coronavirus (Covid-19) patients in Uttarakhand mounted to 40,963 on Sunday with the state health department reporting 878 fresh cases of the disease. Deaths of 13 patients were also reported due to the Covid-19 on Sunday after which the death toll from the disease mounted to 491. The...

Saturday closure of markets turns out to be a flop

Sunday, 20 September 2020 | PNS | Dehradun

Most of the shops in the city were open on Saturday despite the decision of Doon Udyog Vyapar Mandal (DUVM) to keep the shops closed in main marketplaces in Dehradun for the next three Saturdays apparently to lessen the threat of Covid-19. According to the shopkeepers, every shopkeeper is going...

Will attempt to have all of Doon’s courts in one premises, says CM’

Sunday, 20 September 2020 | PNS | Dehradun

Attempts will be made to locate all courts situated in Dehradun in one campus. The chief minister Trivendra Singh Rawat said this while addressing a virtual rally of the Akhil Bharatiya Adhivakta Parishad (ABAP) Uttarakhand, here on Saturday. Learning about the thoughts and suggestions of advocates associated with ABAP Uttarakhand, Rawat...

Nurses suspend work boycott call of Monday

Sunday, 20 September 2020 | PNS | Dehradun

Giving some relief to the state government, the association of nurses of state health services has suspended its call of work boycott on September 21. However the association has decided that its decision of going on an indefinite work boycott from September 30 stands firm. The president of the association, Meenakshi Jakhmola...

Ministers, MLAs to undergo Covid-19 tests

Sunday, 20 September 2020 | PNS | Dehradun

The speaker of Uttarakhand assembly Premchand Agarwal has said that RTPCR tests of all the MLAs and ministers would be conducted ahead of the commencement of the monsoon session of assembly. The three day session is starting from September 23. The speaker said that tests of MLAs and ministers would...

MCD resumes sanitation drive in city

Sunday, 20 September 2020 | PNS | Dehradun

Resuming its weekend sanitisation drive to sterilise the city once again, the Municipal Corporation of Dehradun (MCD) sanitised public places in some wards of the city using 2.5 lakh litres of sanitisation solution on Saturday. According to the officials, the corporation used about 25 tractors and eight other vehicles to sanitise...

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