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Uttarakhand Govt. to hand over Srinagar Medical College to Indian Army

Uttarakhand Govt. to hand over Srinagar Medical College to Indian Army

Established in 2008, Srinagar Medical College located in the Pauri district of Uttarakhand have not been able to prevent faculties and doctors from resigning from their posts....
CM visits Pithoragarh, lays foundation stone for 10 projects worth 18 crore!

CM visits Pithoragarh, lays foundation stone for 10 projects worth 18 crore!

In his maiden visit to Pithoragarh district as Chief Minister of Uttarakhand, Trivendra Singh Rawat laid the foundation stone for 10 development projects worth 18 crore...
Villages thriving on Karnaprayag Railway line to be relocated soon

Villages thriving on Karnaprayag Railway line to be relocated soon

Uttarakhand government has decided to relocate the families thriving on the Rishikesh-Karnaprayag railway line in the same district, for which the government has already prepared...
U’khand to establish new Boarding Schools after closing 1910 Government Schools

U’khand to establish new Boarding Schools after closing 1910 Government Schools

The decision of Education Minister, Arvind Pandey to shut down the government schools having student strength less than 10 has taken its toll on the...
Yogi Effect: Makes way for the Daat Kali two way Tunnel Project

Yogi Effect: Makes way for the Daat Kali two way Tunnel Project

The Daat Kali two-way tunnel project which was pending from the last two years has made its way after UP government sent an NOC letter...
U’khand Govt. Plans to form a Special Task Force of Youth to Protect Himalayas

U’khand Govt. Plans to form a Special Task Force of Youth to Protect Himalayas

Vijendra Rawat, the patron of the Shiv Sena Institution in Uttarkashi said that to save the Himalayas, a special multipurpose task force is needed. On...
Uttarakhand Govt. chooses Trusted Heli Service Companies for Kedarnath Yatra

Uttarakhand Govt. chooses Trusted Heli Service Companies for Kedarnath Yatra

Uttarakhand Government has already chosen the heli service companies that will initiate the Kedarnath Yatra for the pilgrims. A legal tender has been passed and...
BREAKING NEWS: Devbhoomi Uttarakhand to become alcohol-free state

BREAKING NEWS: Devbhoomi Uttarakhand to become alcohol-free state

The incumbent Uttarakhand governmnet is planning to make Uttarakhand an alcohol-free state with step-by step procedure. In the first phase, the government have decided to reduce...
Uttarakhand to introduce 5 lakh jobs within 5 Years

Uttarakhand to introduce 5 lakh jobs within 5 Years

For the industrial development and economic growth in the state, Uttarakhand which is in dire need of the skilled labours will launch 5 lakh jobs...
Good News for Sports Enthusiasts Uttarakhand to soon launch its Sports University

Good News for Sports Enthusiasts Uttarakhand to soon launch its Sports University

The hill state of Uttarakhand will soon be blessed with a prestigious Sports University. With the approval of the Sports Minister, the Sports Department of...
After UP, Uttarakhand government may waive farmer loans worth 1600 crore

After UP, Uttarakhand government may waive farmer loans worth 1600 crore

Following the footsteps of Yogi Adiytanath's decision to waive farmers debt worth 36,000 crore in Uttar Pradesh, Uttarakhand government is in discussion to waive farmer loans...
Uttarakhand tourism boost: UTC hire 210 bus drivers, more buses on roads

Uttarakhand tourism boost: UTC hire 210 bus drivers, more buses on roads

In a big relief to Uttarakhand public, Uttarakhand Roadways under Uttarakhand Transport Cooperation (UTC) have hired more than 200 additional bus drivers on contractual basis....
Dehradun Traffic Police to take steps to decongest city traffic, remove illegal hawkers

Dehradun Traffic Police to take steps to decongest city traffic, remove illegal hawkers

In order to relieve the Dehradun city of frequent traffic jams and congestion, Dehradun Traffic Police have shared their suggestion pertaining to traffic management with...
Rishikesh, Pithoragarh to become Municipal Corporations, Know Why?

Rishikesh, Pithoragarh to become Municipal Corporations, Know Why?

BJP Government is all set to increase the number of Municipal Corporations in Uttarakhand by hundred, for this the Urban Development Department has chalked out...
Supreme Court bans highway liquor shops, stay order on Uttarakhand liquor ban

Supreme Court bans highway liquor shops, stay order on Uttarakhand liquor ban

In order to curb the menace of drunk driving, Supreme Court provided a relaxation in its earlier judgment regarding shutting down liquor shops on national as well...
Electricity Price rises by 5.7% in Uttarakhand

Electricity Price rises by 5.7% in Uttarakhand

Its time to regulate the use of power at home and save energy as electricity prices in Uttarakhand have seen a hike of 5.7%. With...
Government Employees, Get Ready! Uttarakhand to Enforce Transfer Act

Government Employees, Get Ready! Uttarakhand to Enforce Transfer Act

The Trivendra Rawat government in Uttarakhand is leaving no stones unturned in its fight to curb the corruption from the state. the BJP government recently introduced...
Services of 5,500 Uttarakhand Guest Teachers to end on March 31, 2017

Services of 5,500 Uttarakhand Guest Teachers to end on March 31, 2017

The services of about 5,500 guest teachers posted in the far-flung areas of Uttarakhand will end after a week. The department had an agreement with...
Uttarakhand HC declares Ganga and Yamuna Rivers as living beings gives them legal rights

Uttarakhand HC declares Ganga and Yamuna Rivers as living beings gives them legal rights

After New Zealand’s Whanganui River received the honour of being the first river to be granted the status of a living entity having legal rights...
4 key points from Uttarakhand CM Trivendra Rawat’s first press conference

4 key points from Uttarakhand CM Trivendra Rawat’s first press conference

Trivendra Rawat carried out his first press conference as a Chief Minister where he discussed about his policies regarding Uttarakhand development, especially how his government...