Insurance week: Eye check-up camp for children organised

Insurance week: Eye check-up camp for children organised

Saturday, 07 September 2019 | PNS | Dehradun

A free camp for checking the eyes was organised by the Dehradun division of the Life Insurance Corporation (LIC) of India at Government Junior High School Ajabpur Kalan on Friday. The event was part of the ongoing Insurance week being organised to commemorate 63rd anniversary of the LIC. The camp was...

RDMC submits report with recommendations to strengthen rural economy

Friday, 06 September 2019 | PNS | DEHRADUN

After evaluating the rural development schemes in the State, the Rural Development and Migration Commission (RDMC) submitted its report to the Chief Minister Trivendra Singh Rawat on Thursday. The report also contains suggestions for strengthening the rural economy and mitigating migration. Stressing on the importance of mitigating migration from the mountainous...

Govt failing to control dengue: Pritam

Friday, 06 September 2019 | PNS | Dehradun

The Pradesh Congress Committee (PCC) President, Pritam Singh has lambasted the state government for failing to take effective measures to tackle Dengue which has assumed epidemic proportions in Dehradun and nearby areas. Speaking to media persons at his office in Rajiv Bhawan on Thursday, Singh said that in provisional state...

Dengue toll reaches 1,113 in U’khand

Friday, 06 September 2019 | PNS | Dehradun

The menace of dengue is continuing surge in Uttarakhand. On Thursday the state health department reported 59 new cases of the disease. In provisional state capital Dehradun which is reeling under onslaught of the disease, the authorities reported 28 new cases of the disease on the day. With them the...

Anti-encroachment drive starts in Dehradun

Friday, 06 September 2019 | PNS | DEHRADUN

Resuming the anti-encroachment drive from Premnagar, the task force on Thursday undertook reverification of demarcation on 71 encroachments marked earlier. After that, workers from Public Works Department (PWD) started demolishing the marked encroachments. The focus on the first day of anti-encroachment drive was to remove the construction that was erected...

Work on mission mode for 100 % literacy in U’khand: CM

Friday, 06 September 2019 | PNS | Dehradun

Work will be undertaken on mission mode to achieve cent per cent literacy in Uttarakhand. Stating this, the Chief Minister Trivendra Singh Rawat directed officials concerned to work in a planned manner to achieve cent per cent literacy within a set time frame. Rawat said this while chairing a meeting...

Procession taken out to mark 525th Chandracharya Jayanti

Friday, 06 September 2019 | PNS | Haridwar

A huge procession was taken out on the occasion of the 525th birth anniversary of Shri Chandracharya. The district administrative officials, police personnel, Kumbh Mela officer and ascetics took out procession starting from Chandracharya Chowk to Panchayati Akhada Bada Udasin Akhada at Kankhal Rajghat. Mela officer, Deepak Rawat, and Mela...

Police arrest man accused of molestation

Friday, 06 September 2019 | PNS | DEHRADUN

Rajpur police has arrested one person named Bhagwat Singh Dasila who allegedly attempted to outrage the modesty of a woman. The woman has recorded her magisterial statement and the case has been registered under sections 323, 354 and 452 of the Indian Penal Code (IPC). According to the information provided by...

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Tabrez lynching accused, now face murder charges

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