Disabled children dropping out of schools due to lack of special teachers

Disabled children dropping out of schools due to lack of special teachers

Tuesday, 31 December 2019 | PNS | Dehradun

The government schools in Uttarakhand have seen a decrease in number of disabled children due to the lack of special teachers in schools.  Although the high court had directed that every school must have one teacher for the disabled children, number of these children dropped from 22,903 in 2014 to...

Alert worker spots broken track, averts possible mishap

Monday, 30 December 2019 | PNS | Hardiwar

An alert employee of the railway averted a mishap while patrolling the tracks on a cold Saturday night. According to information received from official sources, on Saturday night railway employee Narendra Tomar was patrolling and checking the track when he noticed that the plate on the track was broked at...

ABAP seeks land for Bhoo Samadhi before Kumbh Mela

Monday, 30 December 2019 | PNS | Haridwar

The Akhil Bharatiya Akhada Parishad (ABAP) has sought land in Haridwar for making samadhis of ascetics. The ABAP has demanded that the land be allocated before the Kumbh Mela to be held in Haridwar during 2021. General Secretary of the ABAP, Mahant Hari Giri said that the Kumbh Mela administration and...

Met dept warns of shallow fog in plains

Monday, 30 December 2019 | PNS | DEHRADUN

The State Meteorological Centre has issued an alert stating that shallow fog is likely to occur in plains especially in Haridwar and Udham Singh Nagar districts of the state on Monday. The centre also stated that frost is also likely to occur in mountainous regions at few places in Uttarakhand during...

Sheeshambada residents to go on hunger strike from today

Monday, 30 December 2019 | PNS | DEHRADUN

The local residents of Sheeshambada conducted a symbolic funeral procession of Chief Minister Trivendra Singh Rawat on Sunday.  The people have been protesting against the Sheeshambada Solid Waste Management plant for some months now, stating that apart from the stench, the toxic liquid and smoke being discharged from this plant have...

Rs 1,500-cr sewer lines to be laid in Haridwar, Rishikesh

Monday, 30 December 2019 | PNS | Haridwar

The work of laying sewer lines in Rishikesh and Haridwar at a cost of Rs 1,500 crore will be started from 2021 onward.  A memorandum of understanding regarding this has been signed between the Namami Gange Mission and the German bank KfW.  Under this scheme, every colony and house in...

Thousands march in support of CAA in Doon

Monday, 30 December 2019 | PNS | Dehradun

A day after the Congress took out a rally to protest against the Citizenship (Amendment) Act (CAA) a larger number of people rallied in support of the Act here on Sunday. The rally, which was held under the banner of Lok Adhikar Manch was also supported by the Bharatiya Janata...

Weekend rallies create traffic travails for citizens in Doon

Monday, 30 December 2019 | PNS | DEHRADUN

As witnessed during the anti—CAA protest rally taken out by the Congress on Saturday, the general public suffered due to traffic congestion caused by the pro-CAA rally taken out on Sunday. The two large rallies against and in support of Citizenship (Amendment) Act (CAA) on Saturday and Sunday respectively became a...

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