All district hospitals to be strengthened as per IPHS norms: DG health

All district hospitals to be strengthened as per IPHS norms: DG health

Thursday, 17 October 2019 | PNS | Dehradun

The State Health Department is planning to upgrade and strengthen all the district hospitals of the State as per the norms of Indian Public Health Standards (IPHS), said that the newly appointed Director General (DG) of state health services, Dr Amita Upreti while undertaking video conferencing session of all the...

HC directs petitioner to make WIHG party in case

Thursday, 17 October 2019 | PNS | Nainital

Hearing the case of the petitioner seeking DNA tests of remains of the persons killed in the 2013 Kedarnath disaster, the High Court of Uttarakhand has directed the petitioner to also make the Wadia Institute of Himalayan Geology (WIHG), a party in the case. The High Court division bench of...

Councillor’s husband shot at Dalanwala

Thursday, 17 October 2019 | PNS | DEHRADUN

A councillor’s husband was shot at Chawla Chowk in Dalanwala area on Wednesday evening. The injured man has been identified as Rakesh Valmiki, the husband of councillor Neetu Valmiki. He has been sent to a private hospital on Mussoorie Road, where his treatment is ongoing. Superintendent of Police (city), Shweta Choubey,...

Building collapsed in Doiwala, one injured

Thursday, 17 October 2019 | PNS | DEHRADUN

A three-floor under construction building of a restaurant collapsed in which a 40-year-old labour has been critically injured. The injured has been identified as Narendra , Shergarh who is presently being treated at Himalayan Jollygrant hospital. According to the information provided by Doiwala police, they received information at 5:30 pm that...

MCD holds meeting with schools regarding human chain event

Thursday, 17 October 2019 | PNS | DEHRADUN

Municipal Corporation of Dehradun (MCD) conducted a meeting with Central Board for Secondary Education (CBSE) and Kendriya Vidyalaya schools along with district police department for the upcoming human chain event. Municipal commissioner Vinay Shankar Pandey said, “The representatives from CBSE schools and Kendriya Vidyalayas came here for the meeting. School representatives...

BHEL moving ahead on path of innovation

Thursday, 17 October 2019 | RADHIKA NAGRATH | Haridwar

With the growing demand of power sector, the requirement of indigenously made turbines is bound to grow. The rising hue and cry over increasing carbon emissions in the atmosphere, has given a boost to the demand for eco-friendly technology boosting efforts towards innovations in the domain of turbines, state the...

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