Himachal Pradesh Cabinet meet held

Himachal Pradesh Cabinet meeting was held at Dharamshala. In the meeting, the cabinet granted approval to recruit 165 Panchayat Sahayaks in the Department of Panchayati Raj on contract basis by following the roster system for smooth functioning of the gram panchayat offices, and to provide educated unemployed youth employment opportunities. It also granted approval for the creation of 12...

Recycling unit set up in Bilaspur

Deputy commissioner Nandita Gupta inaugurated a paper recycling unit in Bilaspur. While addressing people, she said that this is second unit of its type in the state and the first in Bilaspur. Local women will get employment from it. Women under BPL, IRDP and from self help groups will be trained for one month. The DC said that waste...

Rupees 16 crore Sanctioned for Two Roads in Shimla District

The state government has sanctioned Rupees 16 crore for the widening of 30 kilometers long Gumma-Baghi road and Mashobra-Bhekalti road. Funds for these roads will be channelled through the Central Road Fund. Horticulture Minister Narinder Bragta said that Rs. 10.09 crore have been allotted for the Gumma-Baghi road, whereas Rs. 6 crore will be spent on the Mashobra-Bhekalti...

Theog police seizes 57 Deodar planks

Theog police seized 57 Deodar planks, in a truck, number HP-51-B-5573 near Kufri. The truck driver and cleaner managed to escape. Police are investigating the case further.

Tibetan monks buying land illegally in Himachal

It’s being reported on CNN-IBN that Tibetan refugee are buying land illegally in the state. Refugee Monks are forging papers with misrepresenting facts. Only the Dalai Lama and the Tibetan Government in Exile have rights to own land in Himachal, but several Tibetans are buying land in the state. The scam of land grabbing is widening day-by-day and the...