Various plans announced in MCD board meet

Various plans announced in MCD board meet

Saturday, 11 January 2020 | PNS | Dehradun

Dehradun mayor Sunil Uniyal 'Gama' made some major announcements during the board meeting of the Municipal Corporation of Dehradun (MCD). He announced that the newly created wards in suburban and rural areas will have a budget of Rs 15 lakh whereas the city wards will get Rs 10 lakh for...

Candid Notes

Friday, 10 January 2020 | Gajendra Singh Negi

Plain speak When it comes to forthrightness, there are very few politicians in the Himalayan state who can match Harak Singh Rawat. Though due to his candidness the mercurial minister has landed in many controversies during his chequered political career spanning three decades, to his credit he has kept the quality...

Clear sky & dry weather to bring some relief today

Friday, 10 January 2020 | PNS | Dehradun

After a day of considerable snowfall in various mountainous regions of the state on Thursday, the state meteorological centre has forecast mainly clear sky and dry weather in the State on Friday. However, moderate to dense fog is likely to occur in plains during late night/early morning hours especially in Haridwar...

100 plus roads blocked due to snowfall in mountains

Friday, 10 January 2020 | PNS | Dehradun

The considerable snowfall experienced in the mountainous regions has blocked about 122 roads in various districts of the state. Electricity supply has also been disrupted in some mountain villages and towns. The authorities are undertaking efforts to clear the roads and restore the power supply. According to informationa provided by...

BJP holds rally in support of CAA in Roorkee

Friday, 10 January 2020 | PNS | Roorkee

As part of its efforts to inform the public about the facts pertaining to the Citizenship (Amendment) Act (CAA), the Bharatiya Janata Party undertook a rally in Roorkee. The local MLA Pradeep Batra headed the rally held in support of the CAA. Those who participated in the rally raised slogans in...

Need to make Panchayats self reliant: Dhan Singh

Friday, 10 January 2020 | PNS | Dehradun

State Minister for Higher Education and Cooperatives Dhan Singh Rawat has said that village Panchayats are needed to be strengthened so that they become self reliant.  He was speaking as a chief guest during a one day workshop of district and block level officers of Panchayati raj, rural development and planning...

Police bust sex racket in Rishikesh

Friday, 10 January 2020 | PNS | Rishikesh

The police busted a sex racket in the Gumaniwala area of Rishikesh. Police have apprehended a total of six persons including three women and also recovered Rs 78,000 cash, six mobile phones and some objectionable material from them. According to the information received from official sources, the Rishikesh Kotwali senior sub...

Women councillors confront each other over differences

Friday, 10 January 2020 | PNS | Dehradun

An altercation between two lady councillors from the Congress party at the Municipal Corporation of Dehradun (MCD) turned violent on Thursday. Councillor Sumitra Dhyani allegedly slapped her counterpart Komal Bohra when she was reportedly trying to offer her a seat beside her at the MCD. Talking to this correspondent, the Ballupur...

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