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Will discuss shifting of the Army Training Command with PM Modi, Defence Minister: Himachal CM

Jai Ram Thakur said that so far no official information had been communicated to the government about shifting of Army Training Command.

In Rs 44,388-crore HP budget focus on rural areas, Opposition terms it poll centric

Introducing 15 new schemes for various section, Thakur said that 28 schemes that were announced in the previous budget would continue this year.


Himachal Pradesh budget: State to implement EWS quota, reduce power tariff for irrigation

Chief minister Jai Ram Thakur presented his second budget today after taking the oath of office in 2017. The budget assembly session began on February 4 and will end on February 18.

On Thakur govt’s 1st anniversary, PM Narendra Modi talks infra push

The rally in Dharamshala assumes significance as it comes in the run-up to next year’s Lok Sabha polls. Currently, BJP holds all four Lok Sabha seats in Himachal. Modi congratulated the Himachal CM Jai Ram Thakur appreciating initiatives taken by state government.

HIGHLIGHTS: In Himachal, PM Modi says 'this watchman not prepared to spare thieves'

Narendra Modi in Dharamshala LIVE updates: PM released a document highlighting achievements of the state government on the occasion.

Separate strategy for power transmission in hilly areas required: CM Thakur

Himachal became fully electrified way back in 1988, and now the government is focusing on quality and uninterrupted power supply, he said adding that efforts were also being made to promote solar power potential in the state.


Himachal Pradesh to set up three SDRF companies: CM Jai Ram Thakur

CM Jai Ram Thakur said the government is also contemplating to establish an Emergency Operation Centre at one place in the state for better coordination at the time of any disaster.

'Minimum bus fare reduced by Re 1 in Himachal'

The minimum bus fare was reduced to Rs 5 per kilometre from the existing Rs 6 per kilometre after a meeting of BJP workers of Mandi constituency held in Kullu Saturday.

Himachal Pradesh governor advocates separate ministry for Himalayan states

Acharya Dev Vrat said he appreciated the efforts of Himachal Pradesh Chief Minister Jai Ram Thakur in promoting natural farming in the state. He said only natural farming could increase the organic carbon content of the soil.

Shimla: Will take up issue of Dharamshala bench with High Court, CM tells House

After BJP MLA (Nurpur) Rakesh Pathania raised this issue in the House, under Rule 63, Chief Minister Jai Ram Thakur said that earlier governments had also sent a proposal to the Centre, suggesting the setting up of a circuit bench at Dharamshala.