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Tirath Singh Rawat


Uttarakhand: After leadership change, BJP wins Salt bypoll with increased vote share

May 03, 2021 5:59 am

Days after changing Chief Minister and the party state president, ruling BJP in Uttarakhand has recorded a win in Salt assembly constituency by-poll and retained the seat by defeating Congress by a margin of 4697 votes, results of which were declared on Sunday.

Uttarakhand suspends Char Dham Yatra in wake of rising Covid-19 cases

April 30, 2021 3:25 am

The portals of Yamunotri are scheduled to open on May 14, followed by Gangotri on May 15, Kedarnath on May 17 and Badrinath on May 18.

Another glacier break reported in Uttarakhand's Niti Valley, says CM; alert issued

April 24, 2021 7:13 am

In another tweet, CM Rawat said Union Home Minister Amit Shah has taken cognizance of the information on the glacier burst and assured help from the Centre and alerted the ITBP.

Kumbh Mela and Nizamuddin Markaz shouldn't be compared: Uttarakhand CM

April 13, 2021 10:56 pm

The chief minister was replying to a question as to why the two religious events should not be equated (Nizamuddin Markaz and Kumbh) as Kumbh also draws crowds and could strengthen the second wave of the coronavirus infection.

CM Rawat suspends predecessor’s move to make Girsain a new administrative division

April 10, 2021 4:26 am

Former chief minister Trivendra Singh Rawat, while presenting this year’s Budget, had announced Gairsain town as a new administrative division of the state.

Explained: Why is this season's forest fires in Uttarakhand worrisome?

April 07, 2021 7:06 am

Uttarakhand has around 38,000 square km of forests, which is almost 71 per cent of its geographical area. Since its formation as a separate state in the year 2000, forest fires have affected over 48,000 hectares.

Uttarakhand CM Tirath Singh to withdraw order to make Gairsain state’s 3rd commissionerate

March 27, 2021 8:18 am

The CM said the announcement is under consideration and the issuance of a Government Order to that effect has been put on hold.

From 'ripped jeans' to 'America enslaved India': A look at Tirath Rawat's jarring remarks as Uttarakhand CM

March 23, 2021 8:08 pm

Uttarakhand Chief Minister Tirath Singh Rawat's statements have evoked sharp reactions from several quarters, including his own party.

Uttarakhand CM Tirath Singh Rawat tests positive for Covid-19

March 23, 2021 2:32 am

According to a government release, he is asymptomatic and is interacting with officials from the guesthouse where he is in isolation.

'America enslaved India for 200 years': Uttarakhand CM's gaffe triggers meme fest online

March 24, 2021 5:40 pm

Tirath Singh Rawat was comparing the Covid-19 situation in India and other nations when he confused America with Britain.


Kumbh mela: Devotees flout covid guidelines during Shahi Snan

April 13, 2021 12:08 pm

The Kumbh mela sees a daily average of over three lakh devotees at the various ghats in Haridwar, but that number is expected to swell during the shahi snans on April 12, 14 and 27. Around 32 lakh devotees had reached Haridwar for the first shahi snan on the occasion of Mahashivaratri on March 11.