Modi Govt has failed on every front: Pritam

Modi Govt has failed on every front: Pritam

Sunday, 31 May 2020 | PNS | Dehradun

Terming the performance of Narendra Modi Govt as dismal, the Pradesh Congress Committee president, Pritam Singh has said that the Govt has proved to be a failure on all fronts. In a statement, he said that the Modi Govt has nothing to claim as its achievement during last one year....

Mayor directs measures to prevent dengue in Doon

Saturday, 30 May 2020 | PNS | Dehradun

Since dengue is likely to increase in the rainy season, Dehradun mayor Sunil Uniyal 'Gama' instructed officials to begin a proper cleaning of drains in the city. Last year, there were cases of dengue fever in Dehradun and to minimise the risk of the disease this year, the mayor chaired a...

MCD rejects allegations of disinfectant being diluted excessively

Saturday, 30 May 2020 | PNS | Dehradun

Some locals have expressed their concern stating that the disinfectant solution of one percentage sodium hypochlorite is currently being used after excessive dilution in water. According to them, excessive dilution will not be effective on the virus present on the surface of any area. They also stated that some councillors...

More rain forecast, max temp set to drop further

Saturday, 30 May 2020 | PNS | Dehradun

With various parts of the state experiencing light to moderate rain, not only are the people experiencing some relief from the heat but the forests too are benefiting from the change in weather. According to the forest department, there was no active forest fire point in the state on Friday...

Tigress found dead in Corbett, leopard found dead in Terai west

Saturday, 30 May 2020 | PNS | Haldwani

A tigress and a leopard were found dead in different parts of Kumaon on Friday. According to officials, both the big cats are believed to have died due to injuries sustained in fight with other big cats. According to departmental officials, during routine patrol on Thursday evening, the Forest department personnel...

Employees unhappy with salary cut for one year

Saturday, 30 May 2020 | PNS | Dehradun

The decision to deduct the salary of the employees for a period of one year has not gone down well among the employees and their association. After the decision to freeze their dearness allowance (DA), the salary deduction of one day has rubbed the employees wrong way. The officiating general...

SCPCR writes to CM suggesting various guidelines

Saturday, 30 May 2020 | PNS | Dehradun

The chairperson of State Commission for Protection of Child Rights (SCPCR) Usha Negi has sent a letter to Uttrakhand Chief Minister Trivendra Singh Rawat in which she provided some suggestions and guidelines on various issues during the lockdown including complaints of parents against several private schools, school management and Education...

U’khand Govt ropes in pvt players to increase testing capacity

Saturday, 30 May 2020 | PNS | Dehradun

Perturbed by piling up of swab samples of suspected patients at the existing testing facilities; the Uttarakhand Govt has decided to rope in the private hospitals and laboratories to increase its testing capacity. The State Govt would bear the cost of the samples tested by these private labs. Senior Cabinet...

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