Sandip Thapa of U’khand martyred in J&K

Sandip Thapa of U’khand martyred in J&K

Sunday, 18 August 2019 | PNS | Dehradun

Uttarakhand lost yet another of its sons on Saturday when Lance Naik Sandip Thapa, a resident of Rajawala, Sahaspur in Dehradun, attained martyrdom in Naushera sector of Jammu and Kashmir on Saturday. As per the reports received here, Pakistan troops indulged in ceasefire violation along the LOC on Saturday. In...

Police arrest man for killing 15-yr-old niece

Saturday, 17 August 2019 | PNS | DEHRADUN

In the case of a 15 year old girl found dead in the jungle at Lalkuan, the local police have arrested the paternal uncle of the deceased. Her body was found by local villagers in the Tanda forest range at 6 AM in Lalkuan area of Nainital district on Wednesday....

Pritam appoints district in-charges of Uttarakhand

Saturday, 17 August 2019 | PNS | Dehradun

In a bid to rejuvenate the State unit of Congress party, the Pradesh Congress Committee (PCC) President Pritam Singh appointed district in- charges of the party on Friday. The Vice President of the state Congress, Surya Kant Dhasmana said that these appointments were made by the PCC President to streamline...

Fight forces destroying social fabric: Pritam

Saturday, 17 August 2019 | PNS | Dehradun

The President of Pradesh Congress Committee (PCC), Pritam Singh unfurled the national flag at the state Congress party headquarters on Independence Day. Speaking on the occasion, he said that due to the sacrifices made by the freedom fighters we are able to breathe in an independent air. Remembering Mahatma Gandhi on...

New leadership to emerge from panchayats

Saturday, 17 August 2019 | PNS | Dehradun

The two child norm and the minimum educational qualification criteria in the three tier Panchayati raj institutions is all set to change the face of the rural leadership in Uttarakhand. According to a rough estimate almost 75 percent of the existing members of village Panchayats, Block Panchayats and district Panchayats have...

CM makes many announcements in his I-Day speech

Saturday, 17 August 2019 | PNS | Dehradun

The 73rd Independence Day was celebrated with enthusiasm at the Parade Ground here on Thursday. Chief Minister Trivendra Singh Rawat felicitated freedom fighters and their dependents, Munsyari police station SO Pradeep Chauhan for the police station being adjudged the State’s best police station and sportspersons for performing commendably while representing...

Uttarakhand police joins TikTok to connect with people

Saturday, 17 August 2019 | PNS | DEHRADUN

Uttarakhand Police headquarters have recently become the newest entrant to the social networking app Tik-Tok. State PHQ is the second police department after Kerala to join this application. Director General (Law and Order) Ashok Kumar said, “We believe being on TikTok gives us the opportunity to be easily approachable, while allowing...

Policy needed to regulate school traffic: Doon SSP

Saturday, 17 August 2019 | PNS | DEHRADUN

With several new traffic plans set up in the district, citizens have been facing traffic woes at different places. The people have been complaining about not being informed about the route diversion plans in advance.  Especially during school hours commuters have to face traffic related problems near Buddha Chowk, Clock Tower...

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