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How closing Rishikesh's Lakshman Jhula has taken a toll on local businesses

While the bridge was shut for safety reasons, local traders say they have been suffering from financial woes as footfall in markets close to Lakshman Jhula has come down to a trickle.

Jul 30, 2019, 16:42 PM IST

Closure of Lakshman Jhula done to ensure user safety: Uttarakhand CM

Uttarakhand Chief Minister Trivendra Singh Rawat said on Tuesday that the decision to close Lakshman Jhula for vehicular and pedestrian use was taken with the safety of users as the topmost priority.

Jul 16, 2019, 17:53 PM IST

Rishikesh's Lakshman Jhula shut for vehicles

Pedestrians will be permitted to make use of the bridge but in limited numbers. CM  Trivendra Singh Rawat says an alternate bridge would soon be constructed.

Jul 14, 2019, 07:35 AM IST

Char Dham yatra begins from Tuesday

Char Dham pilgrimage, which attracts devotees from across the country and world, is considered the backbone of the economy of Garhwal Himalayas, where it is the main source of people's livelihood.

May 06, 2019, 23:49 PM IST

Chunvai Thali: In conversation with Trivendra Singh Rawat, CM, Uttarakhand

In this segment of Zee News brings an exclusive conversation with Trivendra Singh Rawat, CM, Uttarakhand

Apr 08, 2019, 17:34 PM IST

2.5 lakh children in Uttarakhand to get milk twice a week

Rawat said the government is spending Rs 24 crore to increase milk production and 8,000 cows have been acquired in this regard.

Mar 07, 2019, 17:06 PM IST

Rumours being spread over thrashing of Kashmiri students in Uttarakhand: CM Rawat

On Saturday, reports surfaced from various parts of the country that people belonging to Jammu and Kashmir were intimidated by locals in the aftermath of Pulwama attack.

Feb 17, 2019, 21:46 PM IST

Uttarakhand CM Trivendra Singh Rawat pays tribute to slain CRPF jawan in Dehradun

Rawat also turned a pallbearer as the coffin was placed in a vehicle to be taken to Haridwar for last rites.

Feb 17, 2019, 00:13 AM IST

Hooch tragedy: Uttarakhand CM announces compensation for kin of victims

Uttarakhand government has suspended 17 administration and police personnel and ordered a magisterial probe.

Feb 09, 2019, 15:14 PM IST

Uttarakhand civic body polls counting day Live: BJP bags 3 Mayoral seats, Independent candidates outshine

The number of Independent candidates on the winning side is expected to touch 200 even as BJP and Congress remain in double digits.

Nov 20, 2018, 07:58 AM IST

Rohingya or Bangladeshi, infiltrators will be thrown out of the state: Uttrakhand CM Trivendra Singh Rawat

Uttarakhand Cheif Minister Trivendra Singh Rawat on Thursday took a jibe at infiltrators saying that he won't allow any outsiders in his state.

Sep 14, 2018, 10:37 AM IST

Planning a trip to Uttarakhand? Heavy rains alert issued for next few days

Meanwhile, the India Meteorological Department predicted heavy to very heavy rainfall at a few places with extremely heavy falls at isolated places over Konkan and Goa.

Jul 09, 2018, 10:30 AM IST

Death toll in Uttarakhand bus accident rises to 48; CM announces compensation

The death toll in the bus mishap in Uttarakhand’s Pauri-Garhwal district has risen to 48 with one more person succumbing to his injuries.

Jul 01, 2018, 17:39 PM IST

Uttarakhand CM flags off trekking expedition to Gaumukh

The main objective behind the expedition is to create awareness about Ganga cleanliness and the need for tree plantation to revive the country's dying rivers, the chief minister said at the flag-off event.

Jun 09, 2018, 13:29 PM IST

Appraisal season: Uttarakhand MLAs give themselves a 100% salary hike

With the passage of the new bill, wages and allowances of MLAs and former MLAs will be increased in the hill state.

Mar 26, 2018, 19:28 PM IST

Rawat govt allocates Rs 45,585 crore for Uttarakhand Budget; Top 10 highlights

This was the second budget of the BJP government which was voted to power in 2017.

Mar 22, 2018, 18:52 PM IST

BJP-led Uttarakhand government spends Rs 68.59 lakh on tea, snacks over 9 months

An RTI has revealed that the BJP government in Uttarakhand led by Trivendra Singh Rawat has spent a whopping Rs 68.59 lakh in nine months on tea and snacks.

Feb 07, 2018, 07:07 AM IST

Man consumes poison at BJP office, dies; Uttarakhand CM orders probe

The man, Prakash Pandey, had consumed poison at a janta darbar in Dehradun.

Jan 09, 2018, 23:36 PM IST

Madarsas should install portrait of PM: Uttarakhand Chief Minister Trivendra Singh Rawat

Uttarakhand Chief Minister Trivendra Singh Rawat today criticised the madarsas in the state for their refusal to put up a portrait of Prime Minister Narendra Modi inside their premises, asking them to give up their "conservatism" on the issue.

Jan 06, 2018, 23:07 PM IST

How Uttarakhand is paving way for reopening of bars shut due to SC order

The Uttarakhand government has brought bar licences under the service sector, paving way for reopening of a number of restaurants and bars which had shut shop following a Supreme Court order banning sale of liquor within 500 metres of highways.

Dec 29, 2017, 09:00 AM IST