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19-Jan-2019 Shimla

H.P Cabinet decisions

The State Cabinet in its meeting held here today under the chairmanship of Chief Minister Jai Ram Thakur decided to implement compensation scheme for women victims/survivors of sexual assault/other crimes-2018 to provide compensation to the women who had...

18-Jan-2019 New Delhi

Narender Bragta calls on Union Health Minister

Chief Whip and MLA Narender Bragta today called on Union Health Minister JP Nadda at New Delhi. He urged the Union Minister for establishing a big health institution with modern facilities and specialist doctors in upper Shimla region keeping in view the rising...

18-Jan-2019 Shimla

Chief Secretary stresses on earthquake resilient community structures

Chief Secretary B.K. Agarwal has stressed the need for proper designing and earthquake resilient construction of community halls and other structures in gram panchayats of the State. He was presiding over Inception Workshop on implementation of four schemes...

17-Jan-2019 Shimla

Acharya Devvrat releases book ‘The Heartfulness Way’

Governor Acharya Devvrat today released Hindi version of the book ‘The Heartfulness Way’ at Raj Bhawan. The book has been authored by Kamlesh D. Patel and Joshua Pollock. Its English version was released by President of India Ram Nath Kovind. In this book Kamlesh...

17-Jan-2019 Shimla

SSWC&MA approves 24 proposals with investment of Rs. 1047.45

The 5th meeting of the State Single Window Clearances and Monitoring Authority (SSWC&MA) was held here today under the Chairmanship of Chief Minister Jai Ram Thakur.The Authority has approved 24 proposals for setting up of new industrial units and for...

16-Jan-2019 Shimla

State Planning Board approves Rs. 7100 crore annual plan

The annual plan size of Rs. 7100 crore for the year 2019-20 was approved in the meeting of State Planning Board held here today under the chairmanship of Chief Minister Jai Ram Thakur, with an increase of Rs. 800 crore from the last year’s annual plan of...

16-Jan-2019 Shimla

Himachal reaches elimination stage of leprosy

Himachal Pradesh has reached the elimination stage of leprosy as prevalence rate is less than one case per ten thousand population.  All the districts are low endemic in the State. Additional Chief Secretary, Health R.D. Dhiman stated this while presiding...

16-Jan-2019 Shimla

HPKVN Coordinator calls on CM

Newly appointed Coordinator of the Himachal Pradesh Kaushal Vikas Nigam (HPKVN) Naveen Sharma called on Chief Minister Jai Ram Thakur here today. It was a courtesy call.MLAs Narinder Thakur and Rakesh Jamwal and Vice Chairman State Forest Corporation Surat...

15-Jan-2019 Shimla

Acharya Devvrat releases poetry collection of Dr. Priyanka Bhardwaj

Governor Acharya Devvrat released the poetry collection ‘Band Muthhi Ka Vyakaran’ of Dr. Priyanka Bhardwaj here today at Raj Bhawan. Dr. Priyanka  Bhardwaj who is posted as Assistant Professor, Hindi in Government Degree College Solan belongs to Sanawar...

15-Jan-2019 Shimla

Target to increase forest cover upto 35 percent : Govind Singh Thakur

The State government aims to increase forest area from 26 percent to 35 percent in Himachal Pradesh. Forest Minister Govind Singh Thakur stated  this while presiding over a workshop on project for improvement of Himachal Pradesh Forest Ecosystems Management...

15-Jan-2019 Shimla

Governor extends greetings on Military Day

Lt. General, G.S. Sangha, Chief of Staff, ARTREC called on Governor Acharya Devvrat at Raj Bhavan today and greeted him on the occasion of  Army Day.The Governor congratulated the military personnel of the country on Military Day. He said this day was...

15-Jan-2019 Shimla

Jai Ram Thakur launches website and calendar of tourism department

The State government has taken new initiatives for promotion of tourism activities and exploring lesser known and virgin places of the State with assistance of about Rs. 1900 crores from Asian Development Bank (ADB).This was stated by Chief Minister Jai...

13-Jan-2019 Shimla

People voted for government policies and programs : Jai Ram Thakur

Chief Minister Jai Ram Thakur said that the present government was working with the aim of all-round development of the state and welfare of the people. He said that during short tenure of one year the state government has made historic achievements which...

13-Jan-2019 Shimla

Jai Ram Thakur celebrates Lohri with the people of Shimla town

Chief Minister Jai Ram Thakur alongwith his Wife Dr. Sadhna Thakur  celebrated Lohri with people of Shimla town on Sunday evening at his official residence Oak Over, Shimla.People from all walks of life reached Oak Over and congratulated the Chief Minister...

13-Jan-2019 Shimla

PTA Contract Union calls on Jai Ram Thakur

A deputation of PTA Contract Union Himachal Pradesh called on Chief Minister Jai Ram Thakur alongwith Education Minister Suresh Bhardwaj, here today.The Association apprised the Chief Minister about their various demands.Chief Minister said that the issues...

10-Jan-2019 New Delhi

Deputy Speaker calls on Jagat Prakash Nadda

Deputy Speaker Himachal Pradesh Vidhan Sabha Hansraj met Union Health Minister Jagat Prakash Nadda in New Delhi today and discussed regarding health facilities in Chamba Medical College and Churah Assembly Constituency. He urged the Union Minister to provide...

10-Jan-2019 Shimla

Seraj Congress General Secretary joins BJP

General Secretary of the Congress party of Seraj Assembly constituency Nageshwar Singh met Chief Minister Jai Ram Thakur here today and announced to join the BJP along with his supporters. Former President of Nachan Congress Mahender Singh also joined the BJP...

10-Jan-2019 Shimla

Jan Manch is biggest achievement of state govt. : Jai Ram Thakur

Chief Minister Jai Ram Thakur said that successful implementation of Jan Manch is the biggest achievement of the state government during last one year which has been launched for effective redressal of public grievances at their door-steps. He was speaking...

09-Jan-2019 Gandhinagar

Acharya Devvrat meets Gujarat Chief Minister

Governor Acharya Devvrat today called on Chief Minister of Gujarat Vijay Rupani during his five-day tour to Gujarat.The Governor discussed various issues of development with him and said that Himachal Pradesh could take the advantage of Gujarat in the infrastructure...

08-Jan-2019 Shimla

H.P. Cabinet decisions

The State Cabinet in its meeting held here today under the Chairmanship of Chief Minister Jai Ram Thakur decided to recommend the Governor of Himachal Pradesh to convene the budget session of H.P. Vidhan Sabha from 4 to 27 February, 2019.The Cabinet decided...

08-Jan-2019 Shimla

Jai Ram Thakur launches website

Chief Minister Jai Ram Thakur inaugurated digitalization of Himachal Pradesh Board of Ayurvedic and Unani System of Medicine here today by launching its website hpayushboard.org. This website has been developed by Sarswati dot com private limited.The Chief...

08-Jan-2019 Shimla

State Government to consider giving few road projects to CPWD

The state government might consider giving a project or two to the Central Public Works Department (CPWD) for execution, for ensuring healthy competition with the state (Public Works Department). This was stated by the Chief Minister Jai Ram Thakur while...

07-Jan-2019 Lucknow

Himachal Pradesh signs transport agreement with UP and J&K

Himachal Pradesh, Jammu and Kashmir and Uttar Pradesh on Monday signed the mutual transport agreement at Lucknow to extend inter-state transport services.Forest and Transport Minister Govind Singh Thakur after signing the agreement aid that this would prove to...

07-Jan-2019 Mandi

Jai Ram Thakur announces Tehsil Welfare Office at Balichowki

Chief Minister Jai Ram Thakur announced to open Tehsil Welfare Office at Balichowki in Seraj Assembly constituency of Mandi district to benefit the people of the area. He made this announcement while addressing a public meeting at Balichowki, after laying...

06-Jan-2019 Shimla

Around 2125 demands and complaints received during Jan Manch

The tenth Jan Manch was organised successfully in the ten districts of the state, however, the programme was not held in tribal districts of Kinnaur and Lahaul-Spiti due to bad weather conditions. Around 2125 demands and complaints were received in today’s...

06-Jan-2019 Shimla

People from all walks of life greets CM on his birthday

Chief Minister Jai Ram Thakur today celebrated his 54th birthday with simplicity with the people from all walks of life visiting his official residence ‘Oak Over’ early in the morning and extended their good wishes on his birthday.The Chief Minister received...

05-Jan-2019 Mandi

Girls leading in all spheres of life : Acharya Devvrat

Governor Acharya Devvrat said that the women are actively contributing in the development process of state which is reflected by their active participation in various social programmes. He said the girls have made their own way and they are establishing their...

05-Jan-2019 Sirmour

Six students, bus driver killed in Himachal accident

Seven persons, including six school students, were killed on Saturday when a bus skidded off the road and rolled into a gorge in Himachal Pradesh's Sirmaur district, an official said.The victims, in the age group of 10 years, were going to Adarsh Vidya Niketan...

04-Jan-2019 Shimla

UP Minister calls on Acharya Devvrat

Water Resources, Forest and Environment Minister of Uttar Pradesh Upendra Tiwari today called on Governor Acharya Devvrat at Raj Bhawan.In his courtesy call, the Minister invited the Governor for the Kumbh Mela, commencing from January 15 at Prayagraj in Uttar...

04-Jan-2019 Shimla

Acharya Devvrat flags-off vehicle carrying warm clothes

Governor Acharya Devvrat today flagged-off a vehicle of warm clothes and blankets to District Red Cross, Shimla from Raj Bhawan to be distributed to the labour colonies and the poor people through Shimla district administration.The Governor directed the district...

04-Jan-2019 Shimla

CII Chairman calls on Chief Minister

The state government is committed to make Himachal Pradesh an industrial hub of the country for which a mega industrial meet is being organised during the month of June this year to showcase the investment potential of the state.Chief Minister Jai Ram Thakur...

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