22000 new gas connection disbursed under ‘Grihini Suvidha Yojana’

Under the state government's flagship scheme 'Grihini Suvidha Yojana,' 22000 new connections have been disbursed till October 16, 2018 to the eligible families. The...

Every constituency to get playground under ‘Mukhya Mantri Khel Vikas Yojna’

In order to promote sports activities in the state, the state government is aiming to strengthen sports infrastructure so that the youth could exhibit...

Untapped tourist places to get facelift under ‘Nai Rahein Nai Manzilein’

In order to harness the untapped and new tourist slots to diversify tourism in the State, the State Government is focusing on development of...

HP Government takes new initiatives to increase green cover

With a view to increase green cover and ensuring environment conservation, the Himachal Pradesh government has initiated three forestry projects. To increase green cover...

Himachal emerging as the ‘Land of Medicinal Plants’

Ayurvedic medicines are the major system of indigenous medicines and are most developed and widely practiced worldwide. Himalayan region has medicinal shrubs in abundance...

Anti-pest worms being prepared in biological control laboratory

Anti-pest worms are being prepared in the biological control laboratory for the state farmers and the orchardists can use these anti-pest worms in their...

Himachal Govt to tap rainwater to maximize farm income

Rs. 4751 crore water conservation project targets to increase the productivity of crops like wheat, maize and rice to match with the world crop...

Effective steps to ensure transparency in Public Distribution System

State government has taken effective steps for ensuring transparency and keeping vigil on quality of ration being distributed under Public Distribution System...

Comprehensive campaign against cultivation of Opium Poppy in Himachal

Himachal Pradesh has turned into a major attraction for foreign tourists. Sadly, far more than its outstanding geography, people and culture, the tourist influx...

4.47 lakh people getting Social Security Pension in Himachal Pradesh

Balanced development can happen only when welfare of all sections of society is ensured and equal opportunities are provided to all. The State Government...

Methanol Economy: NITI Aayog working on road map for India on...

Methanol is a clean burning drop in fuel which can replace both petrol & diesel in transportation & LPG, Wood, Kerosene in cooking fuel....

21,473 hectares area under organic farming

State Government aspires to transform Himachal Pradesh into an Organic Farming State in next five years. At Present, 39,790 farmers covering an area of...