UPES working on sanitising robot, patent filed for SaniRobo

UPES working on sanitising robot, patent filed for SaniRobo

Tuesday, 26 May 2020 | PNS | Dehradun

The department of Informatics in the School of Computer Science at UPES is currently engaged in developing a robot which will be able to sanitise narrow lanes, car parks, slum areas and other small pockets. Assistant professor Shubhi Sharma is being supported by BTech final year student Neel Adwani in...

Garbage generation rises again with resumption of activities in Doon

Monday, 25 May 2020 | PNS | Dehradun

The garbage generation in Dehradun which had dropped by about 35 per cent during the initial phases of the lockdown has started to increase once again. During the complete lockdown, all the commercial activities like shops selling non- essential products and services, private offices and other establishments were closed with...

U’khand Cong holds Dharna, alleges vendetta politics

Monday, 25 May 2020 | PNS | Dehradun

In protest against lodging of FIR on the Congress president Sonia Gandhi in the BJP ruled state of Karnataka, the Congress party workers and leaders organised a Dharna at the party office here on Sunday. Addressing the meeting, the Pradesh Congress Committee (PCC) president Pritam Singh alleged that the FIR...

Guv, CM greet people on Eid

Monday, 25 May 2020 | PNS | Dehradun

The Governor Baby Rani Maurya and chief minister Trivendra Singh Rawat have greeted the citizens, especially members of the Muslim community on the occasion of Eid-ul-Fitr. The chief minister also requested the people to offer prayers at home and observe necessary precautions while celebrating the occasion. In her message, the governor...

CM reviews Covid-19 situation in State

Monday, 25 May 2020 | PNS | Dehradun

Chief Minister Trivendra Singh Rawat reviewed the Covid-19 situation in the State with officials at the Veer Chandra Singh Garhwal Government medical college in Srinagar on Sunday. Along with arrangements in the medical college, Rawat also sought information about steps taken in Pauri district for protection from Covid-19. Addressing the officials,...

State releases SoP for domestic air travel

Monday, 25 May 2020 | PNS | Dehradun

The State Government has released the standard operating procedures (SOPs) for operation of domestic flights set to resume from Monday. All passengers arriving will be kept under institutional quarantine. Garhwal commissioner Ravinath Raman and SDRF inspector general Sanjay Gunjyal will be designated as the State nodal officers for effective coordination between...

Don’t panic or despair but observe precautions, State prepared to handle situation: Chief Secy

Monday, 25 May 2020 | PNS | Dehradun

As anticipated earlier, the number of Covid-19 positive cases has seen a sharp rise in recent days and is likely to rise further in the coming days. However, the State Government is fully prepared and citizens should not despair. The public should observe necessary precautions and stay safe, said the...

Covid-19 count climbs to 317 in U’khand

Monday, 25 May 2020 | PNS | Dehradun

The returning migrant powered surge in the cases of novel Coronavirus (Covid-19) in Uttarakhand continues unabated as 73 new patients of the disease were reported by the state health department on Sunday. With them the number of cases of the disease in the state has climbed to 317. Meanwhile the...

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