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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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”.
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.
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.
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.
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.