LS polls: Priyanka Gandhi to hold poll campaign in Uttarakhand’s Ramnagar, Roorkee on April 13

With Lok Sabha polls around the corner, political leaders are drumming up support for their parties to secure victory in the elections. Congress’ star campaigner Priyanka Gandhi Vadra will address a public meeting in Uttarakhand’s Ramnagar and Roorkee Lok Sabha constituencies on April 13. She will hold a public meeting in Ramnagar town […]

Polling parties dispatched to implement ‘vote-from-home’ facility in Uttarakhand’s Chamoli for Lok Sabha polls

The ‘vote-from-home’ facility for citizens over 85 years of age and persons with disabilities has begun in Uttarakhand’s Chamoli district for Lok Sabha elections. Chamoli District Magistrate Himanshu Khurana said that polling parties have been dispatched from Sports Stadium Gopeshwar to three assembly constituencies “Lok Sabha elections have begun in Chamoli with home voting. On Monday, 55 polling parties were […]

Uttarakhand: Nainital witnesses surge in tourist footfall amid rising temperatures in North India

Amid the increasing temperature in the plains of North India, neighboring Nainital in Uttarakhand is witnessing a huge influx of tourists from across the country seeking respite from the scorching heat. The lake city has been bustling with tourists, and shopkeepers and traders are happy with their booming business due to the large number of arrivals. […]

BJP govt spent Rs 1,200 crore for drinking water, Rs 64 crore for MGNREGA in Uttarakhand: BJP chief Nadda

Uttarakhand Chief Minister Pushkar Singh Dhami and Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) president JP Nadda participated in a public meeting at Dev Singh Maidan in Uttarakhand’s Pithoragarh on Thursday. A large number of women came to the rally, whom the Chief Minister and the BJP president greeted by waving their hands. Speaking about the developmental projects launched in Uttarakhand by the BJP government, […]

Uttarakhand: FIR lodged against former IAS, two others over murder conspiracy of Kar Seva Pramukh

Days after Kar Seva Pramukh Baba Tarsem Singh was shot dead by two bike-borne assailants, an FIR has been lodged in Nanakmatta Police Station against former IAS officer Harbansh Singh Chugh and two others, Pritam Singh and Baba Anoop Singh for the alleged murder. A sevadar of the Kar Seva, Jasbir Singh, alleged that Harbansh Singh Chugh and two others had conspired […]

Lok Sabha polls: PM Modi, Amit Shah among 40 star campaigners of BJP in Uttarakhand

Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Home Minister Amit Shah and BJP National President JP Nadda are among the 40 star campaigners who would canvass for the party in Uttarkhand for the Lok Sabha elections. In the list released on Wednesday, the party has also named Defence Minister Rajnath Singh, and Union ministers Nitin Gadkari, […]

Uttarakhand CM Dhami holds roadshow in Dehradun ahead of Lok Sabha polls

Uttarakhand Chief Minister Pushkar Singh Dhami participated in a road show ahead of the nomination of Tehri Lok Sabha candidate Mala Rajyalakshmi Shah in Dehradun on Tuesday. During the roadshow, thousands of people gathered on the streets to welcome the Chief Minister. Visuals showed people showering flowers, and chanting slogans in support of Chief […]

Uttarakhand: CM Dhami greets people ahead of Holi, calls it celebration of love and harmony

Chief Minister Pushkar Singh Dhami extended his greetings to fellow citizens of Uttarakhand ahead of Holi, on Sunday. Wishing the people as they geared up to ring in the festival of colours, CM Dhami also described Holi as a celebration of love, brotherhood, and harmony. According to an official release, the chief minister said […]

“Some forced, some greedy…” Uttarakhand Congress President Karan Mahara accuses BJP of luring leaders to join them

Amidst recent defections from the Congress party in Uttarakhand ahead of the Lok Sabha elections, Karan Mahara, the Uttarakhand Congress President, accused the BJP of using coercive tactics and offering personal incentives to lure leaders away. On Congress MLA Rajendra Bhandari’s defection from the party, Mahara claimed that the leader had to compromise to […]

Key meet held in Uttarakhand by Chief Electoral Officer ahead of Lok Sabha elections

Ahead of Lok Sabha elections in the country, Uttarakhand Chief Electoral Officer Dr BVRCC Purushottam held a meeting with District Magistrates and Superintendents of Police of all districts in the Secretariat on Sunday regarding preparations for the elections through video conferencing. In the meeting, Chief Electoral Officer Dr Purushottam gave detailed guidelines for conducting safe […]