Chamba Police arrests 3 with Charas

Chamba Police arrested 3 people with 3.8 kilograms of Charas. The three accused, Banarsi Das, Rohit and Ashvani are from Jalandher, Punjab. Police arrested them separately, as Banarsi Das was held at Jasorgad with 800 Gram of Charas, whereas Rohit and Ashvani were caught at Gannu Nala with 3 kilograms of the contraband.

St Bede’s re-accredited with Grade-A by NAAC

Famous girls' college St Bede’s has been re-accredited with Grade-A by the National Assessment and Accreditation Council (NAAC). The NAAC team led by Chairperson, Prof S.F. Patil visited the century-old college in December last year and honored the college with Grade-A level. Principal of the college Dr. Molly Abraham said that “Despite facing a severe financial crunch, we have...

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...