Dangwal takes over charge as VC of Doon varsity

Dangwal takes over charge as VC of Doon varsity

Wednesday, 20 January 2021 | PNS | Dehradun

The new Vice Chancellor of Doon University Surekha Dangwal has said that all the teachers, officers and employees of the university should inculcate the spirit of team work to develop the university as a unique centre of education and research. She assumed the charge of her office on Tuesday. The VC...

Would fill all vacant posts when voted to power: Harish

Tuesday, 19 January 2021 | PNS | Dehradun

The former Chief Minister of Uttarakhand and general secretary of All India Congress Committee (AICC) Harish Rawat has said that all vacant posts in the government would be filled in a time bound manner when the Congress party comes in power in Uttarakhand in the year 2022. He was addressing...

MCD to seal ISBT & Big Bazaar if pending property tax not paid in two weeks

Tuesday, 19 January 2021 | PNS | Dehradun

The Municipal Corporation of Dehradun (MCD) will have to seal ISBT and Big Bazaar if Ramky company that manages these buildings does not deposit the pending property tax of over Rs one crore within two weeks. Focussing on the property tax collection from the establishments which have pending dues of...

Schools may open for Class VI onwards from February 1

Tuesday, 19 January 2021 | PNS | Dehradun

The schools for students of class VI onwards in Uttarakhand could open from February 1. The education department has decided to put up a proposal for opening of the schools in the upcoming cabinet meeting. The department has suggested that the schools for students of class VI and above can...

Six deaths, 120 new Covid cases reported on Monday

Tuesday, 19 January 2021 | PNS | Dehradun

The cumulative total of novel Coronavirus (Covid-19) cases in Uttarakhand climbed to 94923 on Monday with the state health department reporting 120 new cases of the disease. The department also reported the death of six patients of the disease on the day after which the death toll mounted to 1617...

1,961 health workers receive vaccine shots

Tuesday, 19 January 2021 | PNS | Dehradun

On the second day of the Covid-19 vaccination, a total of 1,961 beneficiaries were inoculated with the vaccine in Uttarakhand on Monday. A total of 34 vaccine sessions were held in the State on the day.  The Chief Operating Officer (COO) of the Covid-19 control room, Dr Abhishek Tripathi, said...

Motor Vehicles (Amendment) Act 2019: A fruitful step towards road safety

Monday, 18 January 2021 | Dr Gaurav Sanjay

Road safety week in India 2021 was observed from January 11 to 17. During road safety week every year, thousands of government, non-government and private organisations take part in activities to highlight the consequences of road traffic accidents and spread the awareness to make our roads safer. Safety from road...

Moon Child: Young poet explores human emotions

Monday, 18 January 2021 | PNS | Dehradun

Moon Child, a collection of poems by Rushali Mukherjee leaves the reader broken and healed at the same time as one goes through the poems turning the pages experiencing the intense emotion of the poet. The thin book is a spirited collection of verses written from the heart that reaches to...

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