Suvidha Supermarket’s new branch opens at Nalapani chowk

Suvidha Supermarket’s new branch opens at Nalapani chowk

Friday, 15 January 2021 | PNS | Dehradun

New branch of Suvidha Supermarket has opened at Nalapani chowk in the Sahastradhara road of Dehradun. Dehradun cantt MLA and senior BJP leader Harbans Kapoor alongwith Raipur BJP MLA Umesh Sharma Kau inaugurated the supermarket store on Thursday, which is bang opposite the HDFC bank on the arterial Sahastradhara road. Both...

Padho Doon Badho Doon still eludes 2,400 illiterates

Friday, 15 January 2021 | PNS | Dehradun

As many as 2,400 illiterate residents remain to be educated in Dehrasdun district under the literacy campaign Padho Doon Badho Doon. Under this campaign which is being led by the chief development officer (CDO) Nitika Khandelwal, about 20,000 illiterates have been educated since August while the remaining 2,400 locals will...

Door to door garbage collection to begin in 100 wards from Feb 1

Friday, 15 January 2021 | PNS | Dehradun

The Municipal Corporation of Dehradun (MCD) will start door to door garbage collection service in all the wards from February 1. Out of the 100 wards in Dehradun, the sanitation facilities in 69 wards are managed by Ramky Enviro Engineers Limited (REEL) while one ward is managed by a Non-Governmental...

New Covid-19 strain arrives in U’khand

Friday, 15 January 2021 | PNS | Dehradun

The dreaded new strain of the Covid-19 which is wreaking havoc in many European countries has made its appearance in Uttarakhand. On Thursday, the sample of a 44-year-old male, a resident of MDDA colony Kedarpuram was found infected with the new strain of the virus. He had come into contact...

CM approves more funds for developments in Gairsain

Thursday, 14 January 2021 | PNS | Dehradun

Continuing with decisions to develop summer capital Gairsain, Chief Minister Trivendra Singh Rawat granted approval to `4.59 crore for developing residential facilities for Government officers and employees at Gairsain. The Bridge, Ropeway, Tunnel and Other Infrastructure Development Corporation of Uttarakhand Limited (BRIDCUL) has been named the executing agency for this purpose....

CM orders high level probe into alleged scam in USWDB

Thursday, 14 January 2021 | PNS | Dehradun

Chief minister Trivendra Singh Rawat has ordered a high level probe into allegations of financial irregularities in feed purchase by the Uttarakhand Sheep and Wool Development Board (USWDB). In pursuance of the CM’s directions, chief secretary Om Prakash has formed a committee under the agriculture produce commissioner Manisha Panwar with...

Talks with UTC failed, roadways unions to continue protest

Thursday, 14 January 2021 | PNS | Dehradun

On the first day of the State-wide strike of the Roadways workers across Uttarakhand on Wednesday, several commuters had to face trouble in various parts of the State. The protesting roadways unions said that they have approached the management of Uttarakhand Transport Corporation (UTC) several times in the past regarding their...

Social welfare department to send proposal for revival of prohibition cell

Thursday, 14 January 2021 | PNS | Dehradun

The fund collected by the excise department by charging a cess of two percent on liquor is meant to be used for rehabilitation programmes and it should be mandatorily used for the same. This was stated by the SCPCR chief Usha Negi in response to the additional commissioner of excise...

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