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13-Jan-2018 Shimla

Acharya Devvrat awards merit scholarships to 151 students of Himachal

Governor Acharya Devvrat conferred SJVN Silver Jubilee Merit Scholarship Awards upon 151 meritorious students of Himachal Pradesh during the award distribution ceremony organised by Satluj Jal Vidyut Nigam Foundation and HIMCON at Raj Bhawan today. He handed...

10-Jan-2018 Dharamsala

Acharya Devvrat asks MLAs to keep political vendetta at bay

Political vendetta should not come in the way of development of the state, Himachal Pradesh Governor Acharya Dev Vrat told legislators on Wednesday.In his 20-minute address here to the newly-elected members of the Legislative Assembly, he said the people had given...

06-Jan-2018 Shimla

Mukesh Agnihotri calls on Acharya Devvrat

Leader of the Opposition in HP Assembly and former Minister, Shri Mukesh Agnihotri called on Governor Acharya Devvrat at Raj Bhavan here today.It was a courtesy call.On this occasion, the Governor said that, both ruling and opposition party should work with...

06-Jan-2018 Shimla

Acharya Devvrat administers oath to Protem Speaker

Governor Acharya Devvrat administered Oath of Office and Secrecy to Protem Speaker of the newly formed Vidhan Sabha Shri Ramesh Dhwala in the presence of Chief Minister Shri Jai Ram Thakur at a simple ceremony held at the Raj Bhavan here today.Oath ceremony was...

29-Dec-2017 Shimla

Ministers call on Governor

Food, Civil Supplies & Consumer Affairs Minister  Kishan Kapoor and Forest & Transport Minister Govind Singh Thakur called on Governor Acharya Devvrat at Raj Bhavan, today.It was a courtesy call....

27-Dec-2017 Shimla

Governer hosts lunch at Raj Bhawan

Governer Acharya Devvrat today organized lunch to newly appointed Chief Minister and his cabinet colleagues besides other dignitaries at Raj Bhawan.The Governer congratulated newly appointed Chief Minister Shri Jai Ram Thakur and his cabinet colleagues on the...

24-Dec-2017 Shimla

Governor invites Jai Ram Thakur to form Government

Governor Acharya Devvrat today invited Chief Minister designate Jai Ram Thakur to form the Government in Himachal Pradesh.Earlier, State BJP  President Shri Satpal Singh Satti and newly elected leader of BJP Legislative Party Shri Jai Ram Thakur, along with...

07-Dec-2017 Shimla

HP Police organizes its first Raising Day

Governor Acharya Devvrat emphasized that police personnel should work in a friendly manner and with full responsibility and they should be more practical while performing their duties to keep up the trust of the common citizens.He was addressing during a function...

05-Dec-2017 Sirmour

Muslim Rastriya Manch HP calls on Governor Acharya Devvrat

A delegation of Muslim Rastriya Manch, Himachal Pradesh called on Governor Acharya Devvrat at Rajbhavan, today and presented a memorandum demanding strict action against the culprits involved in destroying religious book placed in a mosque at Melayo village...

26-Nov-2017 Solan

Youth should learn from experiences of elders : Acharya Devvrat

Governor Acharya Devvrat said the youth should come forward to learn from the experiences and knowledge of their elders to strengthen further the future of the state and nation. He was addressing the senior citizens and the youth at the library established in...

04-Nov-2017 Shimla

International Shri Renuka Ji fair concludes

Six-day International Shri Renuka Ji fair concluded at Renuka, in Sirmour district this evening. Governor Acharya Devvrat presided over the closing ceremony. Addressing people on the closing, the Governor said that traditional songs, folk art and folk instruments...

29-Oct-2017 Mandi

Youth has power to change future of nation : Acharya Devvrat

Governor Acharya Devvrat today presided over the inter school cultural competition organized by Sri Ramanand Nirmla Devi Sood Charitable Trust at Karsog in Mandi district.Speaking on the occasion, he said youth were the future of the country and therefore it...

23-Oct-2017 Kangra

Acharya Devvrat pays tribute to Police martyr ASI Amin Chand

Governor Acharya Devvrat today paid rich tribute to Police martyr ASI Amin Chand, during Police Commemoration Day function organised by Chandigarh Police at his native place at Lunj in Kangra district.The day is observed every year to pay homage to those police...

09-Oct-2017 Shimla

Acharya Devvrat participates in cleanliness campaign

Governor Acharya Devvrat participated in the Cleanliness Campaign organized by Dainik Jagran newspaper at Lakkar Bazar, here today.He himself took a broom and cleaned certain parts of Lakkar Bazar along with Mayor,Smt. Kusum Sadret, Deputy Mayor Shri Rakesh Sharma,...

01-Oct-2017 Kullu

Governor Acharya Devvrat stresses on adopting path of non-violence

Governor Acharya Devvrat said non-violence was the greatest religion, which everybody should follow in their lives. He was speaking while inaugurating the cultural evening of international Kullu Dussehra festival on Saturday evening.He said Dussehra festival...

30-Sep-2017 Kullu

Governor Acharya Devvrat inaugurates Kullu Dussehra festival

The week-long international Kullu Dussehra festival commenced with traditional fervor at Dhalpur ground today. Governor Acharya Devvrat inaugurated the festival by participating in the Rathyatra of Lord Raghunath. He was accompanied by Lady Governor Smt....

29-Sep-2017 Shimla

Acharya Devvrat flags off Hero MTB Himalaya biking rally

Governor Acharya Devvrat flagged off Hero MTB Himalaya, Asia’s oldest mountain biking organized by Himalayan Adventure Sports and Tourism Promotion Association (HASTPA) and Hero Cycles from here today. The race comprises of an exciting and excruciating nine day...

27-Sep-2017 Shimla

Governor pays surprise visit to HPU Hostel Shimla

Governor Acharya Devvrat today paid a surprise visit to the Hostels of  HP University Shimla and asked university administration to take stern action on prevailing poor conditions in cleanliness and maintenance of Hostels in the campus.The Governor visited...

26-Sep-2017 Shimla

Book presented to Governor

Sushant Deshta, today presented his book 'Sarvodaya An Alternative to Caste-based Reservations', a study in Gandhian perspective to Governor Acharya Devvrat at Raj Bhawan.The writer, who belongs to Shimla district, has examined Gandhian views of Sarvodaya and...

25-Sep-2017 Shimla

14th Meeting of Senate held at Nauni University

Governor Acharya Devvrat while presiding over the 14th meeting of Senate at Dr. Yashwant Singh Parmar University Horticulture and Forestry Nauni in district Solan today gave directions to hold meeting of Senate within stipulated time and expressed his concerns...

22-Sep-2017 Shimla

Women empowerment only possible though good education: Acharya Devvrat

Governor Acharya Devvrat said that primary objective of the education was to instil human values among children and huge responsibility rested on the shoulders of teachers who carried out the most important task of nation building.He was speaking during the annual...

19-Sep-2017 Kullu

Acharya Devvrat launches three campaigns from Malana

Governor Acharya Devvrat today launched three campaigns based on de-addiction, cleaniness and education from Malana in Kullu district. He visited Malana to attend the function organized by Indian Oil Corporation to distribute LPG connections to the beneficiaries...

18-Sep-2017 Shimla

Three universities to developed natural farming model : Acharya Devvrat

Governor Achary Devvrat today said that H.P. Agriculture university Palampur, Horticulture university Nouni and Agriculture university Hisar would work together in developing a model for zero budgeting natural farming, which would a long way in bringing revolution...

15-Sep-2017 Shimla

Governor launched 'Swachhta Hi Sewa' cleanliness drive

Governor Acharya Devvrat launched state level 'Swachhta Hi Sewa', fortnightly cleanliness drive from Shimla near here today to mark the third anniversary of Swachh Bharat Mission. He himself participated in the cleanliness drive.Speaking on the occasion, the...

14-Sep-2017 Shimla

Hindi needs to be promoted in a big way : Acharya Devvrat

Governor Acharya Devvrat distributed Raj Bhasha Puraskar to the officers and employees of various departments and corporations of the state during 'Raj Bhasha Hindi Samman Samaroh' organized here today by the Art, Language and Culture Department.Speaking on the...

13-Sep-2017 Shimla

J.P. Nadda calls on Governor

Union Minister of Health and Family Welfare Jagat Prakash Nadda called on Governor Acharya Devvrat at Rajbhawan, Shimla, today....

13-Sep-2017 Shimla

Governor emphasizes need to monitor Ashrams and Homes in State

Governor Acharya Devvrat emphasized the need to regularly monitor the Ashrams and Homes being run by the State Child Welfare Council and said that there should be a meeting of the local management committees constituted for them every three months so that they...

11-Sep-2017 Shimla

We need to follow teachings of Swami Vivekananda: Acharya Devvrat

Governor Acharya Devvrat said the Vedas spread the message of universal brotherhood, which was further introduced to the entire world by Swami Vivekananda. He said Vivekananda was a major force in the revival of Hinduism and everyone should follow his vision.He...

04-Sep-2017 Chandigarh

Pride of Punjab, Haryana & Himachal to Five Himachalis

Governor Acharya Devvrat today presented Pride of Punjab, Haryana, Himachal award of Zee television to five personalities from Himachal for their distinguished services in their respective field in a function organized at Chandigarh.Presiding over the function,...

28-Aug-2017 Shimla

Acharya Devvrat inaugurates 68th Van Mahotsav at Sandal

Governor Acharya Devvrat inaugurated 68th Van Mahotsav organized by State Forest Department in collaboration with State Red Cross at Sandal near Chakkar in Shimla, today. Governor alongwith Lady Governor Smt. Darshana Devi planted Deodar saplings on the occasion....

21-Aug-2017 Shimla

67 Police, Home Guards and Fire Services personnel awarded Medals

In a function organised here at Raj Bhawan today, Governor Himachal Pradesh Acharya Devvrat presented medals to 67 Police, Home Guards and Fire Services personnel for rendering commendable services in the state.Speaking on the occasion, Governor said that...

18-Aug-2017 Shimla

Book presented to Governor

The eminent writer and social activist Bhuvneshwar Suman today presented his book 'Swtantrata Senaniyon ki Shorya Gathayein' to Governor Acharya Devvrat at Raj Bhawan.The writer, who belongs to Arki Tehsil of Solan district, has presented the detailed information...

11-Aug-2017 New Delhi

Acharya Devvrat meets Union Agriculture Minister at New Delhi

Governor Acharya Devvrat today met with Union Agriculture Minister Radha Mohan Singh at New Delhi and urged for providing support to the state for promoting zero budgeting natural farming in Himachal Pradesh.He apprised the Union Minister that state has taken...

02-Aug-2017 Shimla

Acharya Devvrat plants Deodar sapling at Mashobra

Governor Acharya Devvrat today said that keeping in view the impact of global warming and degradation of environment, we need to give special attention on afforestation and preservation of the green cover. He was speaking on the occasion of 'Van Mahotsav' organized...

31-Jul-2017 Shimla

Governor Acharya Devvrat launches My City app

Governor Acharya Devvrat today launched the mobile app 'My city' of Amar Ujala daily from Raj Bhawan. The app will provide breaking news, besides information about Shimla town, especially hospitals, police stations, famous tourist places and bus and taxi services...

29-Jul-2017 Shimla

Interactive session organized at Raj Bhawan

Governor Acharya Devvrat inaugurated the interactive session based on social elevation organized here today at Raj Bhawan. Member of Parliament and Chairman of ESSEL Group Dr. Subhash Chandra interacted with the youth and students of different schools from Shimla...

25-Jul-2017 New Delhi

Governor Acharya Devvrat meets Union Minister

Governor Acharya Devvrat today met Union Human Resource Development Minister Prakash Javadekar and urged him for cooperation to Himachal for expansion of quality education in rural areas.The Governor apprised the Union Minister that Himachal Pradesh has made...

24-Jul-2017 New Delhi

Governor meets Union Petroleum Minister

Governor Acharya Devvrat today met Minister of State (Independent Charge) for Petroleum and Natural Gas Dharmendra Pradhan and urged him to take effective steps to ensure that maximum poor women of Himachal Pradesh could take benefit of getting free LPG connections...

23-Jul-2017 New Delhi

Governor Acharya Devvrat calls on Venkaiah Naidu

Governor Acharya Devvrat called on former Union Minister of Urban Development Shri Venkaiah Naidu at New Delhi, today. He is also the NDA candidate for the post of Vice-President of India. It was a courtesy call....

20-Jul-2017 Shimla

Chief Minister Virbhadra Singh meets Governor Acharya Devvrat

Chief Minister  Virbhadra Singh today met Governor Acharya Devvrat at Raj Bhawan and apprised him of the steps being taken by the State Government in Gudia case.The Governor asked the Chief Minister to ensure transparent and time bound action in this...

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