It is for the first time that any member of Virbhadra Singh’s family is contesting an election after his demise. Singh died of post-Covid complications on July 8.
Yesterday, the Manali-Leh highway was closed for normal traffic after snowfall at Baralacha pass in the district.
In a letter to Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman, the Chief Minister apprised her that the state has taken a decision to use the ropeways for transportation of passengers and goods throughout the state.
“Rainfall in Himachal Pradesh is normal. However, a few districts like Kangra, Hamirpur, Solan, Shimla, Bilaspur, Una, and Sirmaur will receive heavy rainfall,” said Director of IMD Himachal Pradesh, Surender Paul on Wednesday.
“I hope he’ll inspire other people in the future to perform better in sports. Many congratulations to him,” Chief Minister Jai Ram Thakur said while congratulating Kumar.
Kinnaur landslide live updates: PM Modi spoke to Himachal Pradesh CM Jairam Thakur following a massive landslide in Himachal Pradesh’s Kinnaur which claimed the lives of two people and trapped over 50 people under the debris.
Chandigarh-based senior journalist Aditya Kant’s debut novel “High on Kasol” uncovers the changing trends in drug trafficking and substance abuse in Kullu Valley and has created a buzz a week after its release on online platforms.
The HPBOSE has already promoted Class 10 students to Class 11 on the basis of the assessment criteria developed by the HP Board.
“Virbhadra Singh was running a fever and he tested positive for Covid,” Indira Gandhi Medical College and Hospital (IGMCH) Principal Rajnish Pathania said.
The hill state’s Special Health Secretary Nipun Jindal said the maximum four people died in the Una district, followed by two each in Mandi and Shimla, and one each in Bilaspur and Solan districts.
In the orders issued by Kangra Deputy Commissioner Rakesh Kumar Prajapati, it states that the gatherings for Holi festival are banned too.
On the last day of the Budget Session, Shillai MLA Harshwardhan Chauhan stated that a strong message of wearing masks to check the spread of COVID-19 should go to the public from this House.
Sharma was the MP from Mandi and was first elected to Parliament in 2014. He was a Member of the Standing Committee on External Affairs and the Consultative Committee, Ministry of External Affairs.
The accident occurred in Teesa sub-division in the morning, Chamba Superintendent of Police S Arul Kumar told PTI.
Practical Examination of Class 12 students will be between 24th March to 8th April in their respective schools. Theory in affiliated institutes will be conducted before the exam. All students are advised to contact the principal of their institute on or before 22 March to know the subject-wise date and time for practical examination.
Himachal Panchayat Election Results LIVE: The state has 3,615-gram panchayats, of which polling will be held for 3,583, except 32 in Keylong of Lahaul-Spiti district. Forty-nine Covid-19 patients and those in quarantine exercised their right to vote, the government spokesperson said.
Working on the policy of zero-tolerance against drugs, the police have stepped up its anti-narcotics drive this year and it has yielded rich dividends.
The exam will be held in the evening session from 1:45 om to 5 pm for both regular and SOS or open school candidates. HPBOSE class 8 and 10 exams will be held from 8:45 to noon.
The epicentre of the earthquake was at a depth of 10 kilometres in northeast of Kangra’s Kareri. Tremors were also felt in adjoining areas, he said.