Re-encroachment still issue for MCD, consistent checks required

Re-encroachment still issue for MCD, consistent checks required

Thursday, 22 August 2019 | PNS | DEHRADUN

Municipal Corporation Dehradun (MCD) continued the anti-encroachment drive on Wednesday with the help of local police. Officials concerned said that the major problem is that at most of the market areas street vendors start putting their products on display as soon as they see law enforcement authorities going back. It is...

Commercial complexes, offices told fix ACs on 24-26 degree

Wednesday, 21 August 2019 | PNS | Dehradun

Following the directive of the Union government, the state administration has asked all the commercial buildings and offices to keep the temperature of the air conditioning between 24-26 degree Celsius. The exercise is the part of nationwide drive undertaken by the ministry of Power, Government of India on energy conservation. In...

Former Minister creates scene at Secretariat

Wednesday, 21 August 2019 | PNS | Dehradun

Former cabinet minister and senior leader of Congress party Tilak Raj Behad was detained by police when a sat on a Dharna at state secretariat on Tuesday. He was taken to the police lines where he was later released on personal bond. Behad created high drama on the day when...

Reservation schedule of panchayats extended again

Wednesday, 21 August 2019 | PNS | Dehradun

In view of prevailing disaster like conditions in some areas of state due to heavy rainfall, the state administration has postponed the schedule of the Panchayat elections. In an order the secretary in-charge of Panchayati Raj, Ranjit Sinha said that the director Panchayati Raj had informed that the process of...

Maharaj attends national event of State Tourism Ministers

Wednesday, 21 August 2019 | PNS | Dehradun

The State’s Tourism and Culture minister Satpal Maharaj attended the national conference of state tourism ministers and secretaries presided over by the Union Tourism minister Prahlad Patel in the national Capital on Tuesday. During the conference, the Union Tourism minister, under the Adopt a Heritage: Apni Dharohar Apni Pehchan scheme...

Pritam visits disaster affected villages of Uttarkashi

Wednesday, 21 August 2019 | PNS | Dehradun

The President of Pradesh Congress Committee (PCC) Pritam Singh visited the disaster affected Arakot area of Mori Tehsil in Uttarkashi district on Tuesday. Singh met the victims of the disaster triggered by cloud burst of Sunday in Arakot, Makudi, Dingoli and Tikochi villages on the day. During his visit, the...

CM visits disaster affected area in Uttarkashi

Wednesday, 21 August 2019 | PNS | Dehradun

A total of 15 deaths have been confirmed, six are missing and eight injured due to disaster following heavy rains in the Mori Tehsil of Uttarkashi district on Sunday. Visiting the affected area on Tuesday, Chief Minister Trivendra Singh Rawat interacted with the affected people and announced Rs four lakh...

Clean drinking water & healthy lifestyle prevents cancer

Wednesday, 21 August 2019 | PNS | Haridwar

Cancer is the fifth leading cause of death in 30-69 years old Indians says a recent study. Heart, lung, infection and TB are the four major causes of deaths in India. It is a matter of concern that in the coming decades, State of Uttarakhand along with Bihar, Jharkhand, UP,...

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