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CONG, LEFT STAGE PROTEST, BURN EFFIGY OF STATE GOVT

Thursday, 11 January 2018 | PNS | Dehradun/Lalkuan- Members of various political parties, including the Congress, Communist Party of India (Marxist Leninist) and others, staged demonstrations and burnt the effigy of  State Government on Wednesday on the issue of Prakash Pandey’s death. In Haldwani, the transporters’ union and local Vyapar Mandal also staged a demonstration and submitted a memorandum addressed to the...

CONTRACTORS’ PAYMENTS STUCK IN GOVT DEPTS

Thursday, 11 January 2018 | PNS | Dehradun- Amid political allegations and counter allegations over unfortunate suicide of Prakash Pandey, it has come to fore that some contractors owed money to the beleaguered transporter and despite regular reminders they were not clearing his dues. It is learnt that these contractors were finding it hard to clear dues of Pandey as they were...

SEMINAL ON E-WAY BILL SYSTEM UNDER GST HELD

PNS/Kashipur The Kumaon Garhwal Chamber of Commerce and Industry (KGCCI) organised a seminar here on the E-Way bill system under the Goods and Services Tax (GST). At the seminar, the state tax assistant commissioner (Kashipur) Ajay Birthare said that under GST, E-Way bill will have to be made for transport of goods valued at more than Rs 50,000. In...

WORK ON KEDARNATH RECONSTRUCTION MUST START BY FEB FIRST WEEK: CS

Thursday, 11 January 2018 | PNS | Dehradun – Chief Secretary of Uttarakhand Utpal Kumar Singh has said that the work on Kedarnath reconstruction should compulsorily start in the first week of February, and all departments concerned should prepare the Detailed Project Report (DPR) within ten days. He gave these orders while undertaking a review meeting of the Kedarnath reconstruction master plan...

ADMINISTRATIVE OFFICIALS’ RESPONSIBILITIES RESHUFFLED

Thursday, 11 January 2018 | PNS | Dehradun- State administration reshuffled responsibilities of 20 officers of State Administrative services on Wednesday. The Chief Development Officer (CDO) of Chamoli, Vinod Giri Goswami  has been relieved of his present assignment. He will now hold twin responsibility of Additional Director Urban Development and Additional District Magistrate (ADM) protocol Dehradun. Deputy Collector (DC) Chamoli, Chandan Singh...

DM FOR PHYSICAL VERIFICATION OF DEVELOPMENTAL WORKS

Thursday, 11 January 2018 | PNS | PAURI- District Magistrate of Pauri, Sushil Kumar instructed all department officers to ensure physical verification of the development works with focus on the quality of the works and transparency while he was monitoring the execution of the district plan, State plan and Centrally and externally aided schemes  in Pauri on Wednesday. He asked them to...

SEMINAR ON WOMEN’S STATUS HELD

Thursday, 11 January 2018 | MANOJ KUMAR | Dehradun- Despite India seeing fast-paced development for decades since independence with the women striding ahead adorning top posts, the crime against women keeps continuing unabated. This sombre contrast between two realities in India has formed the theme of the two-day national seminar on the status of women after independence held at Chief Minister’s camp...

CONG FLAYS STATE GOVT ON MANY FRONTS

Wednesday, 10 January 2018 | PNS | Dehradun- The Pradesh Congress Committee president Pritam Singh lambasted the central and State Governments for ‘insensitivity’ towards the problems faced by people due to decisions like demonetisation and introduction of Goods and Services Tax.  He also criticised the State Government for not yet fulfilling its promise of a Lokayukta in the State. Addressing media persons...

CONG CALLS IT MAL-EFFECT OF DEMONETISATION, GST

Wednesday, 10 January 2018 | PNS | Dehradun- Following the death of transporter Prakash Pandey who had consumed  pesticide before attending a Janata Milan programme, the Congress has stated that this unfortunate incident was an example of the severe damage caused by demonetisation and Goods and Services Tax (GST). On receiving news of Pandey’s demise on Tuesday afternoon, the Pradesh Congress Committee...

DGP ORDERS OFFICERS TO GO WHOLE HOG TO CURB ROAD MISHAPS

Wednesday, 10 January 2018 | PNS | Dehradun- The State police worried over the continuing accidents  taking regular toll of lives, the State Director General of police Anil K Raturi asked the officers to further tighten their belts and go the whole hog to control the road mishaps by coming down heavily on rash/drunk driving, overloading and other such menace. While presiding...