Noted environmentalist and Magsaysay awardee Chandi Prasad Bhatt on Sunday said had the government taken the report seriously "destruction in and around Kedarnath shrine would have been much less horrific".
Gujarat government on Wednesday offered a financial assistance of Rs 2 crore to rain-ravaged Uttarakhand for relief and rescue operations.
Uttarakhand government has released Rs 39 crore for disaster management in view of the state`s extreme vulnerability to natural calamities during monsoon.
Crisis in Vijay Bahuguna government in Uttarakhand deepened with five disgruntled Congress MLAs boycotting a meeting convened by him.
Former Uttarakhand chief minister Ramesh Pokhariyal Nishank on Thursday charged the Vijay Bahuguna government with shielding criminals.
BJP alleged that the Uttarakhand government had entered into a "secret deal" with businessmen to run four sugar mills on a Private Public Partnership mode.
Uttarakhand government has appointed an IAS officer and former chief secretary Subhash Kumar as new vice chancellor of prestigious G B Pant Agriculture University.
State Chief Secretary Alok Kumar Jain has directed officials of planning department to prepare monthly action plans to achieve set targets.
In an administrative reshuffle, the Uttarakhand government on Wednesday transferred five sub- divisional magistrates, official said.
Uttarakhand govt presented a vote-on-account of Rs 7018.65 crore in the state
Assembly for the first four months of the next financial year.
In a major policy decision ahead of the Assembly polls, the Uttarakhand cabinet on Tuesday approved a new slum policy.
The Uttarakhand government has
issued a Government Order regarding creation of four new
districts of Ranikhet, Didihaat, Kotdwar and Yamunotri,
The Uttarakhand government has recommended a CBI probe into the death of Swami Nigamananda, who was on fast for nearly four months demanding a halt to quarrying in Ganga.
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