Foundations for projects worth Rs 8.58 crore laid down in Uttarkashi


Tourism and Medical Education Minister Dinesh Dhanai inaugurated several development projects worth Rs 8.58 crore under the Centrally funded Nirmal Gangotri Tourism Circuit Scheme at Gangotri Shrine during a function held in the Garhwal Mandal Vikas Nigam premises in Uttarkashi. The projects that were inaugurated included the construction of parking, More...

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E-stamp launched in Uttarkashi

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Weather hampers rescue ops of Polish trekkers stuck at Shivling peak

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Mystery disease kills 3, infects 50 in Uttarkashi

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Govt may soon ease norms to boost foreign tourists in Harsil

Foreign tourists may soon be allowed to visit and stay at night in Harsil, the picturesque tourist destination near Gangotri without an inner line permit. Till now, foreign tourists were required to take a permit More...

By newsuttarakhand On Saturday, May 28th, 2016

Bank manager robbed off Rs 18 lakh

A Punjab National Bank manager posted in Naugaon area of Uttarkashi district was allegedly robbed of Rs 18 lakh in Tehri, while he was on his way to Dehradun to deposit the money in a bank branch at Ashley Hall. Three More...

By newsuttarakhand On Monday, May 16th, 2016

Varunavat Parvat abalze as temperature once again soars across Uttarakhand

About a week after the forest fires in different parts of Uttarakhand were doused, largely due to rains, the blaze has returned, this time on Varunavat Parvat in Uttarkashi. The raging inferno was noticed at 4 am More...

By newsuttarakhand On Saturday, February 20th, 2016

Govt employees in Uttarkashi to walk to office once a week

Uttarkashi: Almost 4,000 government employees have taken up the initiative in Uttarkashi to ¬†start walking or take to cycling to reach their offices once a week.¬†From Thursday, all the government officials, whose More...

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Uttarkashi on landslide red alert as 25 meter long crack develops in Varunavat

Uttarkashi: Landslide prone Varunavat mountain has started to give nightmares to residents of Uttarkashi once again. Heavy rains have dissolved a chunk of the mountain and in place of it is a 25 meter long and 4-5 More...

By newsuttarakhand On Tuesday, June 16th, 2015

Dayara Bugyal gears up for Anduri Utsav

Anduri Utsav: The “Butter Holi” of Uttarkashi With a picture postcard like setting, the Dayara Bugyal in district Uttarkashi has something special in store for tourists this month. The opportunity to More...