Kaushik reviews works of MDDA, urban development dept

Kaushik reviews works of MDDA, urban development dept

Tuesday, 20 August 2019 | PNS | Dehradun

The State’s Urban Development and Housing Minister Madan Kaushik has directed the officials of the Mussoorie Dehradun Development Authority (MDDA) to come up with a digital master-plan for Dehradun and Mussoorie. While chairing a meet to review works of the MDDA, Kaushik said that after Dehradun, a master plan for...

MCD proposes meet with business fraternity to stop polythene use

Monday, 19 August 2019 | PNS | DEHRADUN

After formation of a new cell to enforce the ban on polythene, the Municipal Corporation of Dehradun (MCD) has seized about 300 kilogrammess of polythene and issued nearly 50 challans amounting to Rs 2,95,000. Municipal commissioner Vinay Shankar Pandey said that to effectively stop the usage of polythene in the...

Govt must reverse hike in medical college fee: Jugran

Monday, 19 August 2019 | PNS | DEHRADUN

Accusing two private medical colleges in the state of arbitrary hike of college fees, chief patron of Private Medical University Joint Parents Association, Ravinder Jugran said that if this decision of hike is not reversed they will be forced to undertake agitation and approach the court. He alleged that the...

CM directs DMs to remain alert

Monday, 19 August 2019 | PNS | Dehradun

The chief minister Trivendra Singh Rawat has directed all the district magistrates to ensure that all necessary arrangements are in place to meet any challenge considering the possibility of heavy rain in the state. The chief minister said that considering the heavy rain forecast by the meteorological centre, special alertness...

Triple Talaq cases continue in Haridwar

Monday, 19 August 2019 | PNS | Haridwar

Ever since the bill against triple Talaq was passed in the Parliament such cases are getting highlighted in the Haridwar district. In the past one month eight cases have come to light including three recent cases from Laksar Tehsil. The recent one was on account of giving birth to the third...

2 dead, 1 missing, 4 injured as car fails to negotiate nullah in spate

Monday, 19 August 2019 | PNS | Haldwani

Two women drowned, one man is missing and three were injured after the Innova in which they were trying to cross a nullah in spate was swept away in the torrent. The tourists were travelling from Delhi to Marchula, Ramnagar when the mishap occurred. According to information received, the driver of...

Two dead, 23 missing after heavy rains in Uttarkashi

Monday, 19 August 2019 | PNS | Dehradun

Two bodies have been recovered while about two dozen persons are missing following devastation caused by heavy rain and cloudburst in the wee hours of Sunday in Uttarkashi district. The disaster has directly affected about half a dozen villages while power supply has been disrupted to at least 38 villages...

2 dead, 23 missing after cloudburst in Uttarkashi

Monday, 19 August 2019 | PNS | dehradun

Two bodies have been recovered and at least 23 persons are missing following cloudburst in Mori Tehsil of Uttarkashi district on Sunday. According to the State Emergency Operation Centre (SEOC), heavy rain/cloudburst at 4 AM caused considerable damage in various villages in Mori Tehsil of Uttarkashi district. One body has been...

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