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Friday, December 06, 2019

Chandigarh administration


Chandigarh: Centre okays extra grant of Rs 246 crore to UT Administration

November 09, 2019 3:27 pm

Following the approval of the grant, UT Administrator V P Singh Badnore on Friday morning called the municipal councillors along with UT Adviser Manoj Parida and MC Commissioner K K Yadav, and announced Rs 152 crore for the corporation.

Chandigarh: UT to observe car-free days on Sept 22 and 23

September 04, 2019 6:11 am

Preparations are underway and the UT traffic police has started interacting with various bicycle clubs of Chandigarh and adjoining cities. Interactions with school and collegegoing students along with government and private institute employees are going on.

A board near heritage trees in Chandigarh cost Rs 8,560 each: RTI reply

September 04, 2019 6:04 am

Information sought under the Right to Information (RTI) Act revealed that the department of forest and wildlife installed 24 such boards near the trees and five more are to be installed. The exercise which could have been done in a few thousands will cost almost Rs 2.50 lakh to the exchequer.

Chandigarh residents spend 17 hrs without power as officials grapple with obsolete machinery

June 28, 2019 10:46 am

Obsolete machinery, old wiring and a sluggish approach to deal with a power fault earned the department the residents’ wrath as they stayed without power for hours.

Segregation at source will start from June 1 this year, Chandigarh administration tells NGT

March 27, 2019 7:29 am

The NGT has summoned heads of all the states and UTs seeking the status reports on various environmental issues. On Wednesday, representatives of Chandigarh and Orissa appeared before the NGT.

Chandigarh administration allows additional IT-enabled services for Industrial Area

February 05, 2019 7:44 am

Developed in two phases, I and II, Industrial Area is spread over 1,500 acres and has 2,000 industrial units, mostly in the manufacturing sector. Industrialists had also demanded that they be permitted conversion of plots from leasehold to freehold basis.

Seeking info under RTI Act can’t put question mark on petitioner’s integrity: Punjab & Haryana HC

December 26, 2018 5:30 am

The high court snubbed Chandigarh Administration for its decision to demote an employee of the Department of Food and Supplies and Consumer Affairs for seeking information under the Right to Information (RTI) Act.

V P Singh Badnore interacts with GRIID staff: ‘Make Chandigarh India’s first disabled-friendly city’

September 14, 2018 4:37 am

Union Territory Administrator Badnore was interacting with the staff and representatives of the parents’ association at the Government Rehabilitation Institute for Intellectual Disabilities (GRIID), Chandigarh, on Thursday to strengthen and upgrade facilities for children with disabilities.

Employees not observing office hrs: Establishment secretary to all heads

July 29, 2018 7:14 am

Yadav then clearly stated that “office hours are from 9 am to 5 pm and lunch break is only from 1 pm to 1.30 pm. The secretary specified that in the opening office hours “there will be a grace period of only 10 minutes..."

Punjab & Haryana HC monitors health infrastructure, takes note of high referrals

July 09, 2018 9:21 am

The High Court had begun its monitoring of the state of health infrastructure in the government hospitals in Punjab, Haryana and Chandigarh in December last year during the hearing of a bunch of matters related to hospitals.