Gangotri Yamunotri among 10 New Swachh Iconic Places under Swachh Bharat Mission


Reasi declared the first ODF block in Jammu and Kashmir The second quarterly review meeting on the Swachh Iconic Places (SIP), an initiative of Ministry of Drinking Water and Sanitation under Swachh Bharat Mission, was held today at Mata Vaishno Devi Shrine, in Katra, Jammu and Kashmir. Ten Swachh Iconic Places are already implementing action plans More...

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By newsuttarakhand On Tuesday, April 25th, 2017

CM Rawat pitches for opening NIFT center in Uttarakhand

Chief Minister Trivendra Singh Rawat today sought the opening of a National Institute of Fashion Technology (NIFT) centre in the state during his meeting with Union Textile Minister Samriti Irani in New Delhi. The More...

By newsuttarakhand On Sunday, April 23rd, 2017

Uttarakhand gets first virtual police station at Chamoli

Uttarakhand Police has opened its first virtual police station at Gopeshwar in Chamoli district of Pauri Garhwal. The move will help people, especially in remote and far-flung areas, reach police through Twitter, More...

By newsuttarakhand On Friday, April 21st, 2017

CM Trivendra Rawat inagurates biggest Solar Power Plant in Uttarakhand at Bhagwanpur

Uttarakhand chief minister Trivendra Singh Rawat on Friday inaugurated 16 solar power plants having a joint capacity of 101 MW at a function at Bhagwanpur near Roorkee on Friday on the eve of World Earth Day. The More...

By newsuttarakhand On Thursday, April 20th, 2017

NDMA conducts its first mock exercise on forest fire in Uttarakhand

The National Disaster Management Authority (NDMA) conducted a first-of-its-kind State-level mock exercise on forest fire in Uttarakhand today. The mock exercise, aimed at assessing the efficacy of integrating the More...

By newsuttarakhand On Sunday, April 16th, 2017

Uttarakhand Government to draft own GST Act

GST to be implemented in Uttarakhand from July 1 2017 Before implementation of the Goods and Services Tax (GST), the Uttarakhand government will introduce some new taxes in the state and undertake revision of the More...

By newsuttarakhand On Friday, April 14th, 2017

MeT department issues warning for scorching heat wave in Uttarakhand from April 17

The Indian Meteorological Department (IMD) has predicted heat wave conditions in the plains of Uttarakhand between April 17 and 19, with mercury likely to settle around 40 degrees Celsius at a few places. According More...

By newsuttarakhand On Thursday, April 13th, 2017

Another PCS officer suspended in connection with NH-74 scam

The Uttarakhand government on Thursday ordered the suspension of another Provincial Civil Services (PCS) officer in connection with the Rs. 270 crore compensation scam in NH 74. The government ordered the suspension More...

By newsuttarakhand On Thursday, April 13th, 2017

Uttarakhand to hold inaugural investors’ summit to boost state economy

 In a bid to attract investors to the hill state, and create more employment opportunities that will help curb migration, the Uttarakhand government will hold an investors’ summit shortly. State government sources More...

By newsuttarakhand On Saturday, April 1st, 2017

Uttarakhand Himalayan MTB championship 2017 to be held from April 8 to 16

15 Countries taking part in Uttarakhand Himalayan MTB championship 2017 The third edition of Uttarakhand Himalayan MTB championship, present a premier mountain biking event, from April 8 to April 16. The motive More...