A visit to sectors 7 and 16 that have houses of bureaucrats and other government functionaries showed how the entire footpaths or pathways have been blocked by developing green belts by officers not only from Chandigarh but also from Punjab and Haryana.
Congress' Punjab president, Amrinder Warring, was the first member of a political party to be actually slapped with a fine by the Chandigarh civic corporation under the Advertisement Control Act last month. We take a closer look at the Act.
In Parliament's recent sessions, Tewari has strongly raised issues pertaining to Chandigarh, whether it was to protest the demolition of Chandigarh’s largest slum colony or to oppose the proposal to privatise Chandigarh's electricity utility department.
With the apex court on Monday stating that ‘vaccine cannot be forced on an individual’, the Chandigarh Administration may now be relooking at its orders of restricting unvaccinated children from attending physical classes from May 4. The Supreme Court on Monday observed that no individual in the country could be forced to get vaccinated and […]
The residents at the site said that the electricity and water supply connections were cut off in the wee hours, before the demolition, which is when they understood that they must quickly vacate their dwellings.
While speaking to The Indian Express, UT Adviser Dharam Pal said, “I was informed that an inventory was prepared for all heritage items and there are about 12,000 such items including chairs, heritage manhole covers, etc.”
According to the municipal corporation, 13 posters and banners — including three big ones — were detected by them to have been put up illegally. They were removed by the anti-encroachment wing of the corporation.
Chandigarh is one of the smallest Union Territories of the country, much smaller than Puducherry in terms of area. Hina Rohtaki talks to legal experts to find how having a legislative Assembly in Chandigarh seems like a impractical move.
Special incentives like half-a-day earned leave credited for every seven days cycled, or half-a-day casual leave granted every week, commendation certificates, awards for using cycle to commute, are some of the incentives mentioned in the policy.
Under the citizens’ voices that are being submitted, Chandigarh is among the top five states and UTs where it was also found that maximum Swacch Survekshan conversations were taking place on the internet.