Anganwadi workers complain of harassment

Anganwadi workers complain of harassment

Monday, 11 January 2021 | PNS | Dehradun

  The President of State Anganwadi Workers Association Rekha Negi has lodged a complaint with the district magistrate of  Pauri district stating that some Anganwadi workers are receiving calls from some men in Pauri who are abusing them for not getting the desired information. Negi stated that some men who claimed to...

MCD imposed only 17 penalties on dairy owners last year

Sunday, 10 January 2021 | PNS | Dehradun

The Municipal Corporation of Dehradun (MCD) imposed only 17 penalties on dairy owners last year who were found to dispose of the cow dung in public places. The dairies, especially those which operate in the residential areas create a nuisance for the locals as many of them also dump the...

FCI state consultative committee meeting held

Sunday, 10 January 2021 | PNS | Dehradun

Food Corporation of India Uttarakhand’s region state level consultative committee meeting was held at the FCI’s regional office in Dehradun on Friday. Presiding over the meeting, MP and chairman of the consultative committee Ajay Tamta took stock of the functioning of the regional office. He asked the officials to ensure that...

SCPCR instructs for return of destitute family to Bihar

Sunday, 10 January 2021 | PNS | Dehradun

The State Commission for Protection of Child Rights (SCPCR) has written to Childline India Foundation, New Delhi to facilitate the return of a destitute woman of Bihar from Joshimath along with her daughters. According to the letter sent by the commission, a social worker informed the commission that a 30 years...

New wild mushroom named after Pauri in U’khand

Sunday, 10 January 2021 | PNS | Dehradun

Mycologist Kamal Semwal who belongs to Uttarakhand has named a new wild species of mushroom ( fungi) he discovered in Pauri district as Paudigarhwalensis after the district. His latest discovery has been published in the prestigious Springer Publication's Fungal Diversity Journal. Semwal said that the objective of his naming the...

Chamba to be made free from encroachers

Sunday, 10 January 2021 | PNS | New Tehri

The Tehri administration has geared up to free the roads of Chamba city from encroachment. The administration has asked the business community to voluntarily remove encroachment form the public roads and property and if it fails to do so, action will be initiated against the encroachers following the identification drive ...

State prepared for vaccination from Jan 16: Rawat

Sunday, 10 January 2021 | PNS | Dehradun

Chief Minister Trivendra Singh Rawat has greeted the Prime Minister Narendra Modi and the scientists for the systematic nation-wide vaccination campaign to be started from January 16. Rawat said that allarrangements have been made to make the campaign successful in Uttarakhand. A successful dry run has been held in the...

Congress to contest U’khand elections alone : Pritam

Sunday, 10 January 2021 | PNS | Dehradun

The Pradesh Congress Committee (PCC) president has categorically stated that the Congress party would not enter into any understanding with any party in the assembly elections of 2022. In fact the PCC president was so assertive on the issue that he contradicted the State in charge Devendra Yadav on the...

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