Vegetables tackle migration in three blocks of Pauri

Vegetables tackle migration in three blocks of Pauri

Wednesday, 26 September 2018 | PNS | Dehradun

Pauri and Almora districts are said to be suffering the most from migration. However, three blocks in Pauri district have actually suffered negligibly from the ill-effects of migration thanks of cultivation of potatoes and off-season vegetables. The Rural Development and Migration Commission (RDMC) is working on district-wise reports on economic aspects...

Inter-state gang members caught with counterfeit currency

Tuesday, 25 September 2018 | PNS | Haldwani

Three members of an inter-State gang were nabbed by the Jaspur police with Rs 94,000 in counterfeit notes. The police in Udham Singh Nagar district acted on a tip off against the members of the gang said to be involved in introducing counterfeit currency in Indian markets. The district’s Additional Superintendent...

Farmers vent anger over Centre’s apathy

Tuesday, 25 September 2018 | PNS | Haridwar

The Kisan Kranti Yatra kicked off from Haridwar by Bhartiya Kisan Union (Tikait group) on Sunday afternoon has evoked a good response among the farmers from Haridwar district. The rally would culminate at Kisan Ghat in Delhi on October 2, the birth anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi. Given the enthusiasm shown...

NH 74 scam accused appear in court, next date on October 9

Tuesday, 25 September 2018 | PNS | Nainital

Eighteen accused in the national highway 74 scam including six suspended Provincial Civil Service officials, appeared in the court of district and sessions judge, special judge (Prevention of Corruption Act) Narendra Datt on Monday. The charge sheet was to be heard on the day but the defence sought time. Agreeing to...

HC directs company to start Delhi-Pantnagar-Dehradun heli service in 15 days

Tuesday, 25 September 2018 | PNS | Nainital

The High Court of Uttarakhand has directed Deccan Aviation company to start Delhi-Pantnagar-Dehradun heli service within 15 days. The High Court also directed the State Government that if the company is unable to start the services within the given time, another company should be contracted to provide the service. The division...

16 new dengue cases reported

Tuesday, 25 September 2018 | PNS | Dehradun

Dengue is witnessing a spurt with 16 new cases of the disease being reported by the district health authorities of Dehradun on Monday. The district vector-borne diseases officer Subhash Joshi said that six patients out of 16 cases reported on the day after Enzyme Linked Immunosorbent Assay ( ELISA) test...

Rs 10 crore set aside for resettlement of disaster-affected villagers

Tuesday, 25 September 2018 | PNS | Dehradun

The State Government has set aside a sum of Rs 10 crore for the rehabilitation and resettlement of the people residing in villages marked as completely affected by the natural disasters. While replying to a question asked by the independent MLA Pritam Singh  Pawar in the State Assembly on Monday,...

CM raises various issues at CZC meet

Tuesday, 25 September 2018 | PNS | Dehradun

Chief Minister Trivendra Singh Rawat attended the 21st meeting of the Central Zonal Council presided over by the Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh at Lucknow in Uttar Pradesh on Monday. Rawat requested speeding up of particular road widening works and connecting Hindon airbase to Pithoragarh via regular air service. He...

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