Home Guards commander caught red handed for taking bribe

A company commander of the Home Guards posted at Nalagarh was caught taking bribe of Rs 1,000 by a team of Vigilance and Anti-Corruption Bureau from a local resident in lieu of granting him a certificate for getting a gun licence at his Nalagarh office.

ADB to finance for tourism promotion projects

Chief Minister said that Asian Development Bank is agree to finance for Himachal tourism promotion projects and promised to give Rs. 426 crore. CM said that State Government had submitted a detailed project report to the ADB with regard to the development of many unexplored tourism destinations in the State. He said that the budget was likely to be...

Awah-devi Temple complex gets 44 lakh for beautification

Chief Minister laid the foundation stone of beautification of historic and ancient Awahdevi Temple complex estimated to cost of Rs. 44 lakh at Awahdevi in district Hamirpur. CM also dedicated new police Chowki that is constructed at a cost of Rs. 38 lakh to the people of the area. Chief Minister said that Awah-devi temple complex is historic and...

C.M. lays foundation stone of 36 MW Hydel Power Project Chanju

(Update) Chief Minister Prem Kumar Dhumal laid foundation-stone of 36 MW hydel power Project at Chanju in Churah Sub-Division of Chamba district. Project is constructed by the IA Energy and Goel Group of Industries at a cost of Rs. 295 crore. During the occasion, Chief Minister said that for eco friendly power generation the State will get carbon credit...

Anti Hail Gun is successful: Bragta

Hitting hard on the political rivals and opposition over the alleged failure of Anti Hail Guns results, Horticulture Minister Narinder Bragta said that the Installation of Anti Hail Guns is in itself a success. He added that department is carrying out a trial of the device on pilot project basis and he termed it successful. He said that if...