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15-Nov-2018 Shimla

Chinese company gives presentation on smart transport system in Shimla

A presentation was made by FDDC and Bureau Group Company Ltd., a Chinese company before the Chief Minister Jai Ram Thakur here today regarding providing smart alternative transport system for the Shimla town.The Company detailed about providing smart transport...

15-Nov-2018 Shimla

Scouts and Guides plays constructive role in society : Jai Ram Thakur

Scouting was contributing to the education of young people, through a value system based on the Scout Promise and Law to help build a better world where people are self-fulfilled as individuals and play a constructive role in society. Chief Minister Jai Ram Thakur...

14-Nov-2018 Shimla

Jai Ram Thakur presides over closing ceremony of Lavi fair

Chief Minister Jai Ram Thakur while presiding over the closing ceremony of the four-day long international Lavi fair at Rampur Bushahr in Shimla district on Wednesday said that fairs and festivals are the inseparable part of the people of the state which highlight...

13-Nov-2018 Shimla

GOI agrees to notify upcoming industrial areas in Himachal as DFPs

Chief Secretary B.K Agarwal met Secretary, Food and Processing government of India Pushpa Subramaniam at New Delhi today and discussed various issues related to the food processing industry and urged for immediate intervention regarding approvals of projects.The...

13-Nov-2018 Shimla

Technical Education being given highest priority : Bikram Singh

Industries and Technical Education Minister Bikram Singh Thakur presided over a review meeting of Technical Education, Vocational and Industrial  Training Department here today. He directed the concerned officers to materialise the projects and schemes of...

12-Nov-2018 Shimla

State wide campaign against drug abuse soon : Jai Ram Thakur

Drug abuse is a serious social problem and to prevent this evil, every person of the society must contribute significantly.This was stated by Chief Minister Jai Ram Thakur while presiding over the symposium 'Dhyey Yukt, Nasha Mukt Himachal' on the occasion...

06-Nov-2018 Shimla

Rs. 27 crore will be spent on tourist culture centre Deemkataroo

The State Government was committed for the alround and balanced development of the State with special focus on those areas which have remained neglected so far. Chief Minister Jai Ram Thakur said this while addressing the Seraj Mandal Milan Programme here...

06-Nov-2018 Shimla

Chief of Staff Western Command Chandi Mandir calls on CM

Chief of Staff Headquarter Western Command, Chandi Mandir, Chandigarh Lt. General P.K.Bali AVSM, VSM, called on Chief Minister Jai Ram Thakur at Oak Over, here today.Several issues of mutual interest were discussed in the meeting. Chief Minister said that...

06-Nov-2018 Rohru (Shimla)

Governor presides over closing ceremony of cricket tournament at Rohru

Governor Acharya Devvrat said that drug addiction was a social evil and everybody should fight together against it. He said there was a need to create awareness among the youth about the ill effects of the drugs for which sports activities could be an effective...

05-Nov-2018 Shimla

H.P. Cabinet Decisions

The Cabinet in its meeting held here today under the Chairmanship of Chief Minister Jai Ram Thakur decided to recommend the Governor to convene winter session of H.P. Vidhan Sabha from 10th to 15th December, 2018 at Dharamshala which will have six sittings.It...

05-Nov-2018 Shimla

Dr. Sadhna Thakur distributes fruits and sweets to patients

Chairperson Red Cross Hospital Welfare section Dr. Sadhna Thakur on the occasion of upcoming Diwali festival visited IGMC today and distributed sweets and fruits to the patients admitted in the hospital.Other members of Hospital Welfare section were also present...

04-Nov-2018 Shimla

Around 2393 complaints and demands received during sixth Jan Manch

Around 2393 complaints and demands were received during the sixth Jan Manch organised in the State on Sunday in nine districts.In Hamirpur district, the Jan Manch was held at Rael in Nadaun constituency which was presided over by Food, Civil Supplies and Consumer...

03-Nov-2018 Shimla

Health Minister inaugurates surgeon's conference

The two-day long 34th Annual Conference of Northern Chapter of Association of Surgeons of India (NC-ASICON) organised by department of surgery, IGMCH, Shimla began on Saturday.Health Minister Vipin Singh Parmar inaugurated the CME-cum live workshop on colorectal...

03-Nov-2018 Shimla

Snow, rains bring down mercury in Himachal

Snow and widespread rains on Saturday brought down temperatures across Himachal Pradesh, a Met official said.While the tourist resorts of Shimla and Manali witnessed rains, other hill stations like Kalpa and Chitkul in Kinnaur district and Keylong in Lahaul-Spiti...

01-Nov-2018 Shimla

Deputation thanks CM for appointing Ram Singh as Vice Chairman

A deputation from Kullu Assembly constituency met Chief Minister Jai Ram Thakur at his official residence 'Oak Over' on Thursday to thank him for appointing Ram Singh as the Vice Chairman of HPMC.Addressing the hundreds of supporters of Ram Singh gathered...

31-Oct-2018 Shimla

Gurmeet Bedi presents his literary works to Chief Minister

Poet Gurmeet Bedi presented his books to Chief Minister Jai Ram Thakur, here today. The books he presented to the Chief Minister include his story collection 'Sukhe Patton Ka Raag' and 'Kuhaase Mein Ek Chehra' and poetry collection 'Mausam Ka Takaza', 'Khamoshi...

31-Oct-2018 Shimla

HPPSC Chairman presents annual report to Governor

Chairman, HP Public Service Commission, Maj. Gen. (Retd.) DVS Rana called on Governor Acharya Devvrat at Raj Bhawan today and presented 47th annual report of the Commission for the year 2017-18.Members of the Commission including Dr. Man Singh, Mohan Chauhan,...

31-Oct-2018 Shimla

Jai Ram Thakur pays tributes to former PM Indira Gandhi

Chief Minister Jai Ram Thakur paid floral tributes to former Prime Minister Indira Gandhi on her death anniversary at the Ridge today. He also administered oath of unity, integrity and collective fight against terrorism.Religious hymns were chanted on the...

28-Oct-2018 Shimla

"Dev Bhoomi Darshan" to accomplish dreams of elderly people

The State Government is sensitive and committed towards welfare of elderly persons and there are about seven lakh elderly persons in the State. A new scheme "Dev Bhoomi Darshan" has been started for senior citizens of the age group above 70 years to visit...

28-Oct-2018 Shimla

CM urges people to participate in Run for Unity

Chief Minister Jai Ram Thakur today participated in a programme organised at DAV, New Shimla for the school children and general public to listen to the 'Mun Ki Baat' programme of Prime Minister Narendra Modi.Speaking on the occasion, the Chief Minister said...

28-Oct-2018 Shimla

Deputation thanks CM for appointing Darshan Saini as Vice Chairman

A deputation from Doon Assembly constituency of Solan district led by MLA Paramjeet Singh Pammi met Chief Minister Jai Ram Thakur at his official residence Oak Over on Sunday to thank him for appointing Darshan Singh Saini as the Vice Chairman of HP Water...

27-Oct-2018 Shimla

Chief Minister Jai Ram Thakur releases book

Chief Minister Jai Ram Thakur today released the book- 'Subah Shaam Ki Dhoop' authored by Sanjay Thakur.The Chief Minister appreciated the efforts of the writer and wished him good luck for his future endeavours....

25-Oct-2018 Shimla

Chief Secretary stresses on conducting more financial literacy camps

Chief Secretary B.K Agarwal has stressed on conducting more financial literacy camps in the state in coordination with RBI and Securities and Exchange Board of India (SEBI) to make the public aware about financial frauds. He was speaking while presiding over...

24-Oct-2018 Shimla

Chief Minister inaugurates Kullu police station building

Chief Minister Jai Ram Thakur today inaugurated the new police station building at Kullu constructed at a cost of about five crore rupees.The Chief Minister said this police station would be equipped with the latest technologies besides facilities like parking,...

23-Oct-2018 Shimla

Review meeting for visit of President to Kangra and Shimla held

Chief Secretary B.K. Agarwal has directed all the concerned officers of the state government to make necessary arrangements for the proposed visit of the President of India Ram Nath Kovind for the convocation of Dr. Rajendra Prasad Government Medical College...

22-Oct-2018 Shimla

Delegation from Tibetan Parliament-in-Exile calls on Governor

A delegation of the Tibetan Parliament-in-Exile today called on Governor Acharya Devvrat at Raj Bhavan and expressed their gratitude to the Government and the people of India for being an amiable host to the Tibetan refugees till now. The delegation included...

22-Oct-2018 Shimla

I&PH Engineers Association contributes towards CMRF

Himachal Pradesh Irrigation and Public Health Engineers Association presented a cheque of Rs. 11 lakh to Chief Minister Jai Ram Thakur towards the Chief Ministers Relief Fund (CMRF), here today.The Chief Minister thanked the Association for contributing generously...

22-Oct-2018 Shimla

Himachal Pradesh Cabinet decisions

The Cabinet meeting held here today under the Chairmanship of Chief Minister Jai Ram Thakur decided to provide Kaushal Vikas Allowance to new employees to be employed in industries @ of Rs. 1000 per month for maximum period of two years. Those youth with...

22-Oct-2018 Shimla

DCs asked to take effective steps for avoiding any untoward incident

Additional Chief Secretary (Revenue & Disaster Management) Manisha Nanda has issued an advisory to all Deputy Commissioners of the state to ensure better preparation in crowd management in order to avoid any tragedy in the state especially during big events...

22-Oct-2018 Shimla

SSWC&MA approves 12 proposals with investment of Rs. 377.45 crores

The meeting of the State Single Window Clearance and Monitoring Authority (SSWC&MA) was held here today under the Chairmanship of Chief Minister Jai Ram Thakur.The Authority approved 12 proposals for setting up new industrial units and for expansion...

19-Oct-2018 Shimla

Dushhera festival celebrated at Jakhu temple

Chief Minister Jai Ram Thakur today celebrated Vijayadashami at famous Jakhu temple by burning the effigy of Ravana, Megnadh and Kumbhakarna.Speaking on the occasion, Chief Minister said that the festival symbolises victory of Good (Dharma) over evil (Adharma).Alternatively...

18-Oct-2018 Shimla

Delegation of Jhandutta Vidhan Sabha calls on CM

A delegation of Jhandutta Vidhan Sabha constituency led by MLA J.R. Katwal called on the Chief Minister Jai Ram Thakur at Oak Over today and apprised him about various developmental demands of the area.Chief Minister gave a patient hearing to the delegation...

17-Oct-2018 Shimla

Delegation thanks CM for appointing Baldev Bhandari as Chairman

The state government is committed to double the income of farmers by 2022 for which various initiatives have been taken. This was stated by the Chief Minister Jai Ram Thakur here today while addressing the delegation of Pachhad assembly constituency of Sirmour...

16-Oct-2018 Shimla

Jai Ram Thakur releases book of Dr. Pramod Sharma

Chief Minister Jai Ram Thakur released the book- 'The Leadership' authored by Dr. Pramod Sharma, here today.Appreciating the efforts of Dr. Pramod  Sharma, the Chief Minister said that leadership development was must from Gram Panchayat to National level...

16-Oct-2018 Shimla

Ramesh Chand Dhawala becomes Dy. Chairman of State Planning Board

The State Government has appointed Ramesh Chand Dhawala  as Deputy Chairman of State Planning Board Himachal Pradesh in the rank of Cabinet  Minister.Dhawala is MLA from Jawala Mukhi Constituency of Kangra District.A notification has been issued...

15-Oct-2018 Shimla

India and Tibet shares integral culture : Acharya Devvrat

Addressing the ‘Thank You Himachal’ public event on completion of 60 years of Tibetan community in exile in India organised by Central Tibetan Administration and Tibetans living in Himachal Pradesh at historical Ridge here today to express gratitude to the people...

14-Oct-2018 Shimla

'POSHAN Abhiyan': A milestone in making Himachal healthy

'POSHAN Abhiyan' is proving effective in Himachal Pradesh to get rid of the problem of  malnutrition. Prime Minister Narendra Modi had launched this campaign from Jhunjhunu District of Rajasthan on March 8, 2018. In the first phase of the campaign Chamba,...

13-Oct-2018 Shimla

State Government sends two teams to help Shepherds

Chief Secretary B.K Agarwal informed that State government had sent two teams to help stranded shepherds at Bara Bhangal in district Kangra. He  said that the team which was left from Baijnath on Friday had reached Holi and today the team have left for...

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