Anti-encroachment drive to be started again in Dehradun

Anti-encroachment drive to be started again in Dehradun

Friday, 30 August 2019 | PNS | Dehradun

The State administration will undertake an anti-encroachment drive once again from September 3 to rid the areas of encroachments where they have been done after the previous anti-encroachment drive conducted on the orders of the high court.  The additional chief secretary Om Prakash informed that on the directions of the high...

BJP organisational poll process to start from Sept 11

Thursday, 29 August 2019 | PNS | Dehradun

The Bharatiya Janata Party national election officer and former Union minister Radha Mohan Singh said that at present the membership of the BJP has increased to more than 14 crore in the nation. The organisational election process in the state will start on September 11. Before that, organisational election workshops...

12 accident-prone areas identified in Doon

Thursday, 29 August 2019 | PNS | Dehradun

The Community Action through Motivation Programme (CAMP), the company operating 108 ambulance service in the state has identified 12  spots in Dehradun which are prone to road accidents.  The company has named these points as dark spots.  On Wednesday, the company handed over its report based on a three month...

Chinmayanand dodges media queries on allegations

Thursday, 29 August 2019 | PNS | Haridwar

A day after an FIR was lodged by Uttar Pradesh police against former union minister Swami Chinmayanand, he refrained from making any comments while at his Ashram here. The FIR had been lodged after a 23-year-old woman student of a college run by him went missing. The student had posted...

No effect of recession on U’khand: Minister

Thursday, 29 August 2019 | PNS | Dehradun

The senior cabinet minister and state government spokesperson Madan Kaushik has claimed that there is no effect of recession on Uttarakhand.  In response to a question regarding concern raised during the recent bankers meet, Kaushik said that the overall economy of the state is healthy. He said that the per...

Paper-free e-Cabinet meets in U’khand soon

Thursday, 29 August 2019 | PNS | Dehradun

In a marathon meeting which lasted for about three hours, the State Cabinet on Wednesday discussed 31 issues and took decision on 30 of them. Informing about the decisions of the Cabinet, the State Government spokesperson, Madan Kaushik said that within two months, the State Cabinet would become E- cabinet...

Student allegedly raped by friend, case registered under POCSO

Thursday, 29 August 2019 | PNS | DEHRADUN

After the complaint of rape filed by the parents of a first year student studying in a private college at Premnagar, local police have registered the case under Protection of Children from Sexual Offences (POCSO) Act. The accused senior student is reported to be at large as of now. According...

UPES holds RDP on emerging methodologies

Thursday, 29 August 2019 | PNS | Dehradun

A research development programme for the faculty on application of emerging methodologies vital for future of engineering research was organised by UPES at its Bidholi campus. The day-long event was organised by the university’s department of health, safety and environment and civil engineering. Prabhat Kumar, vice president of data science at...

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