District Magistrate

Yogi Adityanath's govt issues notice to 26 District Magistrate over stubble burning

UP's chief secretary RK Tiwari, has asked the District Collectors to give an explanation on this matter. He further also took into account the action taken by the District Collectors to control the increase in the cases of stubble burning. 

Dec 01, 2019, 13:13 PM IST

English teacher fails to read excerpts in Uttar Pradesh's Unnao govt school — Watch

The incident came to light after District Magistrate Devendra Kumar Pandey conducted an inspection to assess the ground situation of the state of affairs in government schools. 

Nov 30, 2019, 14:33 PM IST

West Bengal govt removes Sanjay Bansal as Darjeeling DM

An official order said Bansal will be the additional secretary of the Health and Family Welfare Department.

May 31, 2019, 23:42 PM IST

Poll candidates must publish their criminal records in media: Mumbai DM Shivaji Jondhale

He has also said that political parties and their candidates should follow the existing laws and instructions laid down by the Election Commission (EC), while filing nominations for the Lok Sabha polls.

Mar 29, 2019, 18:46 PM IST

Heavy rain alert in Uttarakhand, State Disaster Management issues advisory

The State Disaster Management has asked the District Magistrates to ensure that at every level precaution, safety and traffic are maintained.

Jul 23, 2018, 18:08 PM IST

Lucknow hotel fires: Two arrested, inquiry ordered

District Magistrate of Lucknow Kaushal Raj Sharma said, "A magisterial inquiry has been set up for the Charbagh hotel fire incident.

Jun 20, 2018, 16:22 PM IST

Bihar MLA demands CBI probe into Buxar DM ​Mukesh​ Pandey's death

Mukesh Pandey, an IAS officer of the 2012 batch, took charge as District Magistrate of Buxar on August 3, 2017. 

Aug 11, 2017, 14:45 PM IST

Uttarakhand: Clashes break out between two groups over social media post

Tension gripped the town when a minor boy allegedly posted 'offensive' picture of the Kedarnath shrine on Facebook.


Jul 10, 2017, 09:01 AM IST

Storm in Malda: Man killed; crops, mud houses damaged

A storm in the wee hours on Saturday claimed one life, damaged crops and mud huts across four blocks in Malda district, a top district official said.

Mar 25, 2017, 13:57 PM IST

13,000 students drop out of UP board exams in Mathura: District Magistrate Nitin Bansal

Around 13,000 students have dropped out from the Uttar Pradesh board examinations for classes 10th and 12th in the district this year, District Magistrate Nitin Bansal said on Friday.

Mar 17, 2017, 16:24 PM IST

Train derailment tragic, trying to keep casualties at minimum: CM Akhilesh Yadav

Five search and rescue teams of National Disaster Response Force (NDRF) has been mobilised to Kanpur.

Nov 20, 2016, 15:38 PM IST

FIR against West Bengal Congress chief Adhir Chowdhury for abusing Murshidabad DM

 An FIR has been lodged against West Bengal Congress chief Adhir Chowdhury for verbally abusing the District Magistrate at a public meeting here in Murshidabad district on November 14.

Nov 16, 2016, 14:16 PM IST

FIR lodged against West Bengal Congress chief Adhir Chowdhury for abusing DM

An FIR has been lodged against West Bengal Congress chief Adhir Chowdhury for verbally abusing the District Magistrate at a public meeting here in Murshidabad district on November 14.

Nov 16, 2016, 13:25 PM IST

''Slighted'' by DM, angry panchayat members hand memorandum to dog

Members of a panchayat in Madhya Pradesh`s Panna district showed their anger against the District Magistrate -- who refused to meet them to hear their complaint of misbehaviour against an officer -- by handing over the memorandum to a dog.

Sep 09, 2016, 22:12 PM IST

Security tightened around 127 Eidgahs in Muzaffarnagar ahead of Eid festival

The security around 127 Eidgahs has been tightened in the district ahead of Eid festival.

Jul 05, 2016, 13:26 PM IST

This District Collectorate is no ‘aisa-waisa’ place: DM bans jeans, T-shirts at work

DM NKS Chauhan has issued the orders to maintain the “dignity of the office”.

Jun 18, 2016, 15:57 PM IST

DM sends Kanhaiya Kumar video to forensic tests

The 'doctored' video went viral on social media and was widely used to condemn the organisers of the controversial event in JNU campus.

Feb 20, 2016, 19:12 PM IST

UP: 18-year-old lands up in jail after taking a selfie with DM

A 18-year-old youth was sent to 14-day police custody after he clicked 'selfie' with B Chandrakala, District Magistrate, Bulandshahr.

Feb 05, 2016, 15:59 PM IST

Man went to complain to Shamli DM, found dead

An elderly man was found dead near the office of District Magistrate's in neighbouring Shamli district, police said on Thursday.

Jun 11, 2015, 10:59 AM IST

Nainital DM asks public to report corruption cases directly to him

With an aim to control corruption, Nainital District Magistrate Deepak Rawat Friday shared his mobile numbers with the public and asked them to report complaints regarding corruption straight to him.

Jun 05, 2015, 14:56 PM IST