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HC REINSTATES TENURE OF HARIDWAR DISTRICT PANCHAYAT CHAIRPERSON SAVITA CHOUDHARY

Tuesday, 13 March 2018 | PNS | Nainital- Nainital High Court reinstated the tenure of Haridwar district panchayat chairperson Savita Choudhary on Monday. However, the court has not reinstated her financial power. The petition on seizure of her financial power was heard in the single bench of Justice Sudhanshu Dhulia and court reinstated her tenure. Moreover, the court has directed the state...

MANERI BHALI STAGE-I ACHIEVES POWER GENERATION TARGET AHEAD OF DEADLINE

Tuesday, 13 March 2018 | PNS | Dehradun- February has been an important month for Uttarakhand Jal Vidyut Nigam Limited (UJVNL) in view of power generation. The power plant of 90 megawatt capacity Maneri Bhali stage-I achieved its annual generation target a month before the end of financial year March 31. The Tiloth power plant of MB-I hydropower project achieved the annual...

STATE GOVERNMENT ALL SET TO OPEN 670 NYAYA PANCHAYATS

Monday, 12 March 2018 | PNS | Dehradun- Chief Minister Trivendra Singh Rawat said that the State Government is on its way to develop 670 Nyaya Panchayats as growth centres and there is a need for dedicated people to run them successfully. He also said that the armed forces veterans can play an important role in this direction. He said this while...

CONGRESS SLAMS BJP FOR SCRAPPING MINORITY RELATED PROJECTS

Monday, 12 March 2018 | PNS | Dehradun- State Congress chief Pritam Singh alleged that the Centre and the State Government are scrapping all the schemes meant for the welfare of the minority community launched by the previous Congress-helmed Governments in the Centre and State. “The people are all set to give the ruling BJP a severe drubbing during the forthcoming local...

LOCAL BODY EXPANSION: ELECTION COMMISSION TO HOLD MEET

Monday, 12 March 2018 | PNS | Dehradun- The State Election Commission has convened a meeting of its top officials on Monday to discuss the situation arising out of cancellation of Government order on extension of limits of urban local bodies by Uttarakhand High Court. The State Election Commissioner, Subardhan told The Pioneer that a meeting of the commission to discuss the...

SIIDCUL FELICITATES WOMEN OFFICERS IN NARI SHAKTI SAMMAN MAHOTSAV

Monday, 12 March 2018 | PNS | Haridwar- Women officers from IAS, PCS and PPS serving in different districts of the State and having served in Haridwar district in various administrative and policing capacities were honoured in Nari Shakti Samman Mahotsav hosted by the SIIDCUL Industrial Association at BHEL auditorium for their contribution towards the society while dispensing their assigned duties. The...

IMA BHARAT YATRA REACHES HARIDWAR, MEMBERS JOINS STIR

Monday, 12 March 2018 | PNS | Haridwar- Indian Medical Association’s officiating members from Haridwar district joined the IMA Bharat Yatra as part of the protest against National Medical Commission Bill on Sunday. The cycling rally began from Bhagat Singh Chowk and traversed through major crossings of the city. The national president of IMA Dr Ravi Wankhedkar  has been on the cycling...

CHAMOLI ADMINISTRATION READIES FOR BUDGET SESSION

Monday, 12 March 2018 | PNS | Dehradun- The Chamoli District Administration is now gearing up for the upcoming Budget session of the State Assembly slated to commence at   Bhararisain (Gairsain) from March 20. Chamoli district magistrate Ashish Joshi chaired a meeting  at the Collectorate on Saturday with the district officers and reviewed progress report on necessary arrangements being made for the...

UKD THREATENS FORCED CLOSURE OF MIGRATION CAMP IN DEHRADUN

Sunday, 11 March 2018 | PNS | Dehradun – Demanding immediate closure of the camp office of Migration Commission located in Dehradun, the activists of Uttarakhand Kranti Dal (UKD) staged a stir on Saturday. They said that the camp office here  is a mockery of the cause of stopping migration as it is being used by the Government higher-ups who are meant...

NEW PARTY FORMED TO TAKE UP MIGRATION, GAIRSAIN

Sunday, 11 March 2018 | PNS | Dehradun- With an objective of stopping migration and making Gairsain the permanent capital of the State, a new political outfit ‘Uttarakhand Parvateeya Vikas Party’ (UPVP) was formally launched on Saturday. Girish Chandra Ishtwal and Narda Chand Baluni would be the patrons of the new outfit while Vijay Kumar Baudai was unanimously chosen as the president...