“My prayers & solidarity with those who lost their loved ones in the unfortunate bus accident in Uttarkashi. May the injured recover soon,” the Prime Minister tweeted
A bus carrying 29 pilgrims from Uttarkashi to Gangotri, fell into the river near Uttarakhand’s Dharasu area.
The bus was carrying around 29 passengers.
The rise in the number of pilgrims to visit the chardham this season shows their growing confidence in the reconstruction work carried out by the state government in the area after the devastating floods of 2013.
The EVMs were sealed following election petitions by Congress candidates.
Uttarakhand recorded a maximum and minimum temperature of 22-degree celsius and 12-degree celsius respectively on Tuesday.
The six Assembly constituencies constituencies are Mussoorie, Raipur, Rajpur, Ranipur, Pratappur and Haridwar Rural
River Ganga gets a court notice: This is the first time a river has been issued notice by a court.
Some of the names doing the rounds are Satpal Maharaj, Trivendra Singh Rawat and Prakash Pant.
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The polling to Karnaprayag constituency of the state was adjourned due to the death of BSP candidate Kuldeep Singh Kanwasi and it will now be held on March 9.
Uttarakhand elections 2017: Our armed forces showed what they are capable of, during surgical strikes. Yet, some people do not accept that & want to play politics, said PM Modi.
Harish Rawat will contest from two seats – Kichha and Haridwar Rural – in the Uttarakhand assembly elections.
Fielding all Congress rebels from seats of their choice may cause resentment among old party hands who may have nursed those constituencies all these years in the hope of getting a ticket.