Now, fingerprint must for rations

The government is hopeful of checking pilferage and misuse of ration cards with the installation of Aadhaar-enabled fingerprint point-of-sale (POS) machines at all 4,860 fair price shops in the state, with the exercise formally beginning today. The exercise which began today at 24 fair price shops run by the Food and Civil Supplies Corporation is […]

5.5 cr saplings planted under ‘Smriti Van Yojana’

Under the state government’s ‘Smriti Van Yojana’, more than 5.5 crore saplings were planted on 48,000 hectares while medicinal plants were also planted under various schemes in the past four years, a government spokesperson said today. The scheme aims to encourage people to plant saplings provided by the Forest Department on occasions like birthdays and […]

In Jwalamukhi, hospital makes way for mini-secretariat

People in Jwalamukhi are perplexed at the way development was being carried out in their area. In Jwalamukhi a hospital building using National Rural Health Mission (NRHM) funds has been demolished to create building of a new mini secretariat. The hospital has been shifted to the building of Yatri Niwas that was brought up by […]

HPPSC to launch mobile app

Himachal Pradesh Public Service Commission (HPPSC) will shortly launch mobile application to enable dissemination of timely information to candidates preparing for various entrance examinations from all over the state. Chairman of the commission KS Tomar said the task of preparing the mobile app had been entrusted to National Informatics Centre (NIC) and State Information Technology […]

Himachal cadre IAS officer Ajay Tyagi appointed SEBI chief

Senior Finance Ministry official Ajay Tyagi was on Friday appointed as chairman of Securities and Exchange Board of India (SEBI). He will succeed UK Sinha, whose extended tenure ends on March 1. Tyagi, a 1984-batch IAS officer of Himachal Pradesh cadre, is at present Additional Secretary (Investment) in the Department of Economic Affairs and handles […]

Rajiv Thali Yojana to Provide Food at Rs. 25 in Himachal Pradesh

The Government of Himchal Pradesh has launched Rajiv Thali Yojana  to provide to poor people, tourism and residents at lower cost. Under this scheme poor people will get healthy food by the government at lower cost. Government will not provide any type of subsidy on food to beneficiaries.  Government has decided to distribute food at […]

Abhilasha Kumari becomes 1st woman CJ from HP

Justice Abhilasha Kumari became first woman Chief Justice of any High Court from Himachal Pradesh as she was elevated as CJ of Tripura High Court. Ms. Abhilasha Kumari who is currently serving as Gujarat High Court Judge figured among nine names which was approved by the SC collegiate headed by Chief Justice S Khehar today. […]

Mukhya Mantri Khet Sanrakshan Yojana Himachal Pradesh Guidelines

Mukhya Mantri Khet Sanrakshan Yojana started in Himachal Pradesh to provide the safety to the fields from wild animals in the state. The state government of Himachal Pradesh has started this scheme in all the district of the state. Under this scheme the farmers will be provided 60% financial assistance for solar and regular electric […]

PM Atal Pension Yojana to Provide Rs. 1,000 Per Beneficiary

Himachal Pradesh Government has decided to provide Rs. 1,000 to each beneficiary under Pradhan Mantri Atal Pension Yojana Himachal Pradesh. Government will provide financial assistance to old age people, farmers and horticultural laborers under PM Atal Pension Yojana Himachal Pradesh. The state government will transfer pension amount to bank account of beneficiaries. People who have […]

Tihra Payjal Yojana to Provide 70 Liter Water Per Family

The state government of Himachal Pradesh has announced Tihra Payjal Yojana to provide clean water to people. Under this scheme people of Tihra and other villages will get clean water for their daily uses. The government has allotted Rs. 32 lac for implementation of Tihra Payjal Yojana.  Babar Thakur MLA has inaugurated Tihra Payjal Yojana […]