Uttarakhand: State government takes control of Rajiv Gandhi International Cricket Stadium in Dehradun

Due to non-compliance with the instructions of the National Company Law Tribunal (NCLT), the Uttarakhand government on Saturday took over the property of Dehradun Integrated Arena Ltd, the firm authorised to operate the Rajiv Gandhi International Cricket Stadium here. The state government has also taken the stadium under its control, according to an official […]

Uttarakhand: Wildlife smuggler nabbed with 2 leopard skins in Uttarkashi

The special operation group (SOG) of Uttarakhand police, with the support of the forest department, arrested an alleged wildlife smuggler on Saturday and recovered two leopard skins from his possession in the district. Taking to its social media handle, Uttarkashi Police posted on X, “Major action by Uttarkashi Police on wildlife smuggling. A […]

Uttarakhand: Chief Electoral Officer conducts high-level meeting over law and order ahead of LS polls

Chief Electoral Officer Dr BVRC Purushottam took a high-level meeting regarding law and order, deployment of police forces and central security forces Uttarakhand in view of the upcoming general elections. The meeting was held at the Veer Chandra Singh Garhwali Auditorium located in the Secretariat on Saturday. Officials from Police […]

Uttarakhand CM Dhami inaugurates terminal building Phase-2 at Jolly Grant Airport

Uttarakhand Chief Minister Pushkar Singh Dhami on Wednesday inaugurated the newly constructed terminal building Phase-2 at Jolly Grant Airport in Dehradun. On this occasion, Union Civil Aviation Minister Jyotiraditya Scindia was connected through virtual medium. In the second phase, the terminal of Jolly Grant Airport was expanded by 14 thousand square meters. Now the total expansion of […]

Country’s first Helicopter Emergency Service to commence in Uttarakhand: Aviation Minister Scindia

India is set to witness its first Helicopter Emergency Medical Service (HEMS) which will operate from All India Institute for Medical Sciences (AIIMS) in Rishikesh. Through HEMS, the government intends to expand medical outreach and access to trauma care services to a wider population across the country using helicopters. Aviation Minister Jyotiraditya […]

Uttarakhand CM Dhami urges people to register for Centre’s solar rooftop programme

Uttarakhand Chief Minister Pushkar Singh Dhami has urged people of his state to register in large numbers for the just-announced solar rooftop programme ‘PM Surya Ghar: Muft Bijli Yojana’. The central government’s rooftop solar project, with an investment of over Rs 75,000 crores, aims to light up 1 crore households by providing […]

Rajnath Singh unveils Gen Bipin Rawat’s statue, calls him a role model

Union Defence Minister Rajnath Singh on Monday unveiled a statue of the country’s first Chief of Defence Staff Gen Bipin Rawat at a school in Dehradun, describing him as a person who brought significant reform in the history of the Indian Army. Singh was addressing students at The Tons Bridge School in Dehradun where he said […]

UCC Bill Uttarakhand: Registration of live-in relationships mandatory for couples within 1 month

Chief Minister Pushkar Singh Dhami on Tuesday tabled the Uniform Civil Code (UCC) bill in the Uttarakhand Assembly after which the House was adjourned. The Bill contains the laws relating to marriage, divorce, succession, live-in relationships, and related matters. Among the many proposals, the Uniform Civil Code Bill makes it […]

Uttarakhand: Kedarnath, Badrinath Dham draped in white after heavy snowfall

Kedarnath Dham, one of the country’s oldest and most revered pilgrimage sites, witnessed continuous and intense snowfall on Monday. The Kedarnath Temple and the surrounding hills are now adorned with a white layer of snow. Following a sudden weather shift in Uttarakhand’s high-altitude regions, the Badrinath Temple, another popular pilgrimage destination, also remains […]

Uttarakhand CM Dhami meets spritual leader Jagadguru Rambhadracharya in Dehradun hospital, wishes for his speedy recovery

Uttarakhand Chief Minister Pushkar Singh Dhami on Saturday met spritual leader Jagadguru Rambhadracharya who has been admitted in Synergy Hospital in Dehradun. During his visit, Chief Minister also obtained information regarding the health of Jagadguru Rambhadracharya from the doctors who are treating him. “Chief Minister Pushkar Dhami today met Jagadguru Rambhadracharya Maharaj admitted in Synergy Hospital […]

Uttarakhand police embrace smart policing with self-balancing electric scooters

Abhinav Kumar, Director General of Police, Uttarakhand, flagged off four cutting-edge self-balancing electric scooters from the Police Headquarters to patrol the vibrant streets of Haridwar. For the safety of tourists and local citizens, police in Haridwar will patrol with self-balancing scooters. Donated by Utkarsh Small Finance Bank, these eco-friendly electric scooters are […]