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Monday, February 24, 2020

Jai Ram Thakur


Himachal Pradesh outlay for 2020-21: 11% increase in Annual Plan; highest share to social sector

February 18, 2020 2:26 pm

The annual plan includes a general plan of Rs 5,111 crore and scheduled castes, tribal area and backward area sub-plans of Rs 1,990 crore, Rs 711 crore, and Rs 88 crore, respectively.

Statehood Day: Himachal Pradesh turns 49, Jai Ram Thakur announces DA hike

January 26, 2020 12:45 pm

Thakur made a slew of announcements, including the opening of a new division of the public works department and grant Rs 3 crore to a senior secondary school in Jhandutta, and the establishment of a new police band in Mandi.

First day of Winter Session: Himachal CM hails investors’ summit, Opposition walks out calling it a ‘scam’

December 10, 2019 2:14 pm

While Leader of Opposition Mukesh Agnihotri called the Global Investors’ Meet the ‘biggest scam’, Chief Minister Jai Ram Thakur termed it a historical event with a promise for ‘holistic’ development.

Himachal Pradesh: CM announces SDM office for Kasauli, sub-tehsil at Parwanoo

December 03, 2019 8:53 am

Jai Ram Thakur said he has laid foundation stones and inaugurated developmental projects worth Rs 93 crore for the area.

Investment target crossed, MoUs worth Rs 92k crore signed, says Himachal CM

November 08, 2019 4:28 am

Thakur pointed out that the state now offered attractive incentives under the Industrial Investment Policy to boost industrialisation and to the business environment industry-friendly.

Haryana elections: Goal of 75 seats easy to accomplish, says Jai Ram Thakur

October 17, 2019 9:44 am

Himachal Pradesh Chief Minister Jai Ram Thakur also called BJP “the biggest party not just in the country but in the world”.

Himachal bypolls a test for CM Thakur, but Congress troubles only helping BJP

October 10, 2019 3:21 pm

The two seats, Pacchad in Sirmaur and Dharamsala in Kangra, had fallen vacant after MLAs Suresh Kashyap and Krishan Kapoor got elected to the Lok Sabha from Shimla (Reserve) and Kangra seats.

Why Himachal is up in arms over move to raise one allowance of its MLAs

September 06, 2019 8:18 pm

The travel expenses for MLAs have now been raised to Rs 4 lakh from Rs 2.50 lakh per annum for one-time domestic of foreign travel.

Internal fights mark BJP, Congress campaign in Himachal’s four seats

May 17, 2019 2:35 am

The BJP, which started making inroads in the state since 1952 and won three of four seats in 1989, is banking on Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s popularity and the Congress’s alleged failure in communicating its programmes.

Seat watch, Mandi: Jai Ram versus Sukh Ram here

May 05, 2019 8:31 am

In the Mandi Lok Sabha seat, the issues including that of improving communication by four-laning of roads and railway lines, and construction of a salt mining plant have taken a back seat this election season.