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SCPCR directs CEO to take action against Pvt school allegedly harassing students

The State Commission for Protection of Child Rights (SCPCR) has written to the chief education officer (CEO) of Dehradun to take action against the management of a private school which has allegedly not issued the report cards of the students due to the fees pending during the pandemic. The SCPCR chairperson Usha Negi stated that the president of Abhibhavak...

Consider Kumbh Mela in vaccine allocation to U’khand: CM

Prime Minister Narendra Modi chaired a video conference with chief ministers of all states regarding effective control on Covid-19. Attending the meeting, Uttarakhand chief minister Trivendra Singh Rawat said all trust that the experts will soon be able to make the vaccine. An action plan is being drafted for the priorities to be set at the level of the...

Covid-19 on upswing again in U’khand

11 deaths, 528 fresh cases reported on Tuesday. Dehradun continues to be the hardest hit from the disease In a disturbing trend which follows a similar surge in the number of novel Coronavirus (Covid-19) cases in National Capital Region (NCR) and other states after the festival of Diwali, the Covid-19 curve in Uttarakhand is also on the upswing. To...

Uttarakhand Governor stable: AIIMS Rishikesh

She was admitted in the institute on Monday after finding positive for Covid-19 The condition of the Covid-19 infected governor of Uttarakhand, Baby Rani Maurya who is admitted in the All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) Rishikesh is stable. The dean of AIIMS hospital administration U B Mishra said that blood tests, CT scan and other parameters of...

State Wildlife Board recommends denotifying Shivalik Elephant Reserve

The State wildlife board has recommended denotifying the Shivalik elephant reserve. This decision was taken during the sixteenth meeting of the board chaired by the chief minister Trivendra Singh Rawat here on Tuesday. The denotification of the elephant reserve is proposed to enable developmental works especially the expansion of the Dehradun airport. Apart from this it was also decided...

Lay special focus on research in higher education: CM

Special focus should be laid on research in the sphere of higher education. Research should be conducted on regional development and community development conducive to the lifestyle of the people. Chief minister Trivendra Singh Rawat said this while chairing a meeting to review the higher education department here on Tuesday. The chief minister said that attention should be paid...

Bharsar varsity failed live up to expectations : Minister

Rawat takes the officials of the work execution agency to the task for delay in the construction of buildings and other infrastructure of the university Taking a strong note of the delay in the construction of the building and other infrastructure in Horticulture and Forestry University, Bharsar, the state minister for higher education Dhan Singh Rawat has said that...

Attached teachers to sent back to their schools: Pandey

The education minister of Uttarakhand Arvind Pandey has said that all those teachers who were attached in the schools against norms would be soon relieved and sent back to their schools. The minister told The Pioneer that all these teachers would be sent back to their schools. It is learnt that the department would soon 250 such teachers who...

Dehradun district administration directs market closure on Sundays, business associations differ

The Dehradun district administration had provided some relaxation to local shopkeepers during the festive season but from this week, all the shops and stores in marketplaces will remain closed on Sunday to contain Covid-19 contagion in Dehradun. This was informed by the additional district magistrate (ADM) BS Budhiyal while adding that the administration has also approached several business associations...

District administration to distribute smart ration cards from December

The Dehradun district administration is planning to commence the distribution of the smart ration cards to all the eligible beneficiaries in the district from December. As informed by the Dehradun district supply officer (DSO), Jaswant Singh Kandari, the chief minister Trivendra Singh Rawat had permitted the distribution of the smart ration cards from November 9 in the state. However,...