More pilgrims than expected arriving in Yatra this year– CM Dhami

More pilgrims than expected arriving in Yatra this year– CM Dhami

Monday, 16 May 2022 | PNS | Dehradun

 The chief minister of Uttarakhand Pushkar Singh Dhami has said that more pilgrims are arriving in this year’s Char Dham Yatra than the expectations of the government. He however added that full monitoring of the Yatra is being done at the level of government. The CM was addressing the regional...

Last rites of Swami Muktanand held

Sunday, 15 May 2022 | PNS | Haridwar

The last rites of the treasurer and founding member of Patanjali Yogpeeth Trust, Swami Muktanand were held at Kankhal here on Saturday. He expired following a cardiac failure late on Friday night. Yoga guru Swami Ramdev, his aide Acharya Balkrishna and other members of the religious fraternity were also present...

NEP to be implemented in U’khand from July 1

Sunday, 15 May 2022 | PNS | PAURI

The State’s Higher Education minister Dhan Singh Rawat said that the National Education Policy (NEP) will be implemented in the state from July 1 this year. Uttarakhand will become the first state in the nation to implement the new NEP. He said that the syllabus from primary to secondary classes...

Treatment of fractures starts in Kedarnath shrine

Sunday, 15 May 2022 | PNS | Dehradun

The pilgrims getting injured or having fractured bones would now be treated in the Kedarnath shrine. The health and education minister Dhan Singh Rawat inaugurated the digital X- ray and laboratory at the residence of Rudraprayag district magistrate on Saturday. This facility would be provided by the Six Sigma and...

Traditional fairs represent culture, heritage & spirituality- CM Dhami

Sunday, 15 May 2022 | PNS | Dehradun

The chief minister Pushkar Singh Dhami has said that the traditional fairs represent our culture, spirituality and customs and they should be protected. The CM participated in a programme organised on the occasion of the Bhadraj fair in the Bhadraj temple here on Saturday. He said that in the earlier times...

I have been misquoted, says Shams

Sunday, 15 May 2022 | PNS | Dehradun

The State spokesman of BJP, Shadab Shams has clarified that he was quoted out of context and he has never said that the pilgrims dying during the Yatra are attaining salvation. Talking to The Pioneer, the BJP leader said that while putting his views in a news portal on the...

Salvation comment by BJP leader attracts condemnation

Sunday, 15 May 2022 | PNS | Dehradun

BJP leader Shadab Shams said that pilgrims dying in Yatra believe they are attaining Moksha A statement made by the State spokesman of Bharatiya Janata Party, Shadab Shams on the deaths of pilgrims in the Char Dham Yatra stirred a hornet’s nest on Saturday with the opposition parties launching a...

12 new Covid-19 cases in U’khand

Thursday, 12 May 2022 | PNS | Dehradun

The State Health department of Uttarakhand reported 12 new patients of the Covid-19 in the state on Wednesday. Death of no patient was reported from in the state on the day.  The authorities also declared 16 patients cured from the disease on the day.  The department has so far detected 92,563 new cases...

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