Rijiju has written to the DoT and the Ministry of Defence that the local villagers, and even the soldiers posted there, use Nepal SIM cards, as Indian telecom services are not available in the region.
With reader contributions, The Indian Express Group helps rebuild Govt Inter College in Rudraprayag.
The report was one of the 15 that this standing committee, led by former Law Minister Ashwani Kumar, has submitted in the last one year.
The cloudburst took place in the village at around 4 am in the state capital which received heavy rains since last night.
An Oxford University researcher’s short film about the rising youth unemployment in Uttarakhand will be part of university and school curriculum across the UK.
Twenty-five persons, who sustained injuries in the accident, have been rushed to hospital, he said, adding the accident occurred around 1 PM.
Last week finally, the SC upheld the life imprisonment awarded by the Uttarakhand High Court to seven persons for killing Alok.
Many private educational institutions have submitted proposals for such schools, he said.
In the last six years, this district has been jolted as many times by quakes of magnitude 4 to 5.1. In 2012 and 2013, flash floods killed hundreds and left thousands homeless.
Rawat also clarified that the reliefs announced by the state government apply to both farmers and horticulturists.
Pushkar, who is traumatized, was first seen by one of his relatives near Rudraprayag Bypass road on March 21.
Nominations for the bypoll will begin on March 3 and go on till March 10.
Despite facing adverse weather condition, NIM has been continuing the reconstruction works in the temple area.
9 persons were travelling in the vehicle which fell into about 700-meter deep gorge near Matela Band.
Uttarakhand CM Rawat cancelled the meeting of state cabinet which was scheduled to take place today’s afternoon.