Tag: V.C. Pharka

HPTDC to develop ‘sulphur baths’ facility at Manikaran

The Himachal Pradesh Tourism Development Corporation (HPTDC) is exploring possibilities to develop ‘sulphur baths’ at Manikaran in Kullu district. The corporation also aiming to...

Himachal submits 273 road projects to Union government

The Himachal Pradesh government has submitted a proposal of 273 new roads projects of 1613 kilometers length and 14 bridges amounting to Rs. 1003...

Govt prepares plan to treat 31 lakh hectares rain-fed and wasteland

The State Government has prepared a perspective and strategic plan for treatment of 31,12,472 hectare of rain-fed and wasteland amounting to Rs. 4668.71...

Govt. to implement Biodiversity Act in all districts

Shimla: Himachal Pradesh government has decided to implement Biodiversity Act, 2002 in all the remaining districts of the state so that all Gram Panchayats...

Cabinet to decide enhancing retirement age of employees

Shimla: Chief Minister Virbhadra Singh today announced that the issues regarding enhancing the retirement age of the employees of the state government to 60...

Govt launching mass campaigns focusing at disabled and pregnant women

Shimla: After successful implementation of campaigns to clean the water resources, weeding out cannabis and making Himachal Pradesh as open defecation state, the state...

HPTDC earns profit of Rs. 383 lakhs

Himachal Pradesh Tourism Development Corporation (HPTDC) has registered gross profit for the year 2015-16 upto February, 2016 Rs. 383.04 lakh. HPTDC, in its Board of...

IPH Dept. failed to achieve its own target

Shimla: The Irrigation and Public Health (IPH) department, which is under criticism for lifting contaminated water from Ashwani Khad to Shimla city, has failed...

Himachal exploring possibilities to start steamers on Kol Dam

The Himachal Pradesh government has decided to explore the possibilities to start steamers on Kol Dam to attract more tourists in the area. Chief...

Himachal to take advantage of New Zealand expertise in horticulture

The Himachal Pradesh Government is partnering with the New Zealand Government for World Bank funded horticulture development project aiming to support the growth of...

State Govt resolute to provide quality education: CM

Reckong Peo: Chief Minister Virbhadra Singh today reiterated to provide quality education and to achieve this target, special emphasis was being laid on opening...

ADB sanctions Rs. 382-cr for tourism Infrastructure

New Delhi: For upgradation and improvement of Tourism Infrastructure in Himachal Pradesh, the Asian Development Bank had sanctioned a loan of Rs. 382 crore. On...