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

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

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

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

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’

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

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

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.

Fund crunch: Chandigarh Administration tells Municipal Corporation to manage finances on its own

In a setback to Chandigarh Municipal Corporation, the UT Administration, through a communique sent on Wednesday, has asked the civic body to manage finances on its own.

Chandigarh: UT administrator allows amalgamation of adjoining plots

A senior official of the UT Administration confirmed the approval has been given, but with some conditions such as the ownership of both the sites must be same.

Chandigarh: Badnore listens to grievances, asks for action taken report within 10 days

Badnore heard 41 individuals and groups regarding issues concerning Municipal Corporation, Estate Office, Deputy Commissioner’s Office, Health, Police, Education, Social Welfare and Chandigarh Housing Board.