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Vigilance enhanced after 3 more test positive in Udaipur

  Udaipur : Three more persons, including a woman, have been tested positive for COVID -19 in Raza colony of Mulla talai area in Udaipur city on Friday, taking the total number of infected persons in the area to 4, district officials said. With more positive cases reported, vigilance has been enhanced in the curfew bound areas of the city. Grocery ... Read More »

Udaipur police strip ,thrash travellers despite permit to travel

Udaipur : Three men travelling from Surat to Punjab via Udaipur were stripped and thrashed badly by the police and they had to spent a night in the lockup inspire of holding valid travel permission from two states and pass issued from the local SDM of the area.  Aggrieved by the humiliation the men have complained the matter to the SDM ... Read More »

Lady cops contributing in their own ways to combat Covid19

Udaipur : While the volunteers , staff of medical and health department and police are toiling day and night to prevent the spread of coronavirus , lady cops across Rajasthan are contributing in their own ways , beside their duties to help the government . A constable posted at Thoi station in Sikar has stitched more than 200 masks for ... Read More »

Dadi Janki, head of Brahma Kumaris, passes away at 104

Abu Road : Dadi Janki, administrative head of the Brahma Kumaris, the world’s largest spiritual organisation run by women, passed away at the age of 104 here on Friday. Dadi Janki breathed her last at 2 am in a hospital in Mount Abu. She had been suffering from respiratory and stomach-related ailments for the past two months. Her last rites were performed ... Read More »

Lady patrol team taking initiate to keep public indoors

Udaipur : Besides maintaining law and order , the police department is acting as good samaritans in the present time of outbreak. In Udaipur the lady patrol team of 20 are moving from streets to colonies spreading awareness on the importance of social distancing and isolation . ‘ We have taken up this as a campaign to educate people in a ... Read More »

Dungarpur youths create checklist,screening visitors

Udaipur : While at most places police and the medical department have to pursue people to report sickness symptoms , youths at Khoontwada in Dungarpur have taken initiation to prevent spread of corona virus in the area. The residents have formed different teams who work in shift at a checkpost made by them and entry is only given into the ... Read More »

Aster Hospitals Bangalore launches 24/7, online COVID-19 portal to advice people seeking medical help

Bangalore : In the wake of the on-going coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak, Aster CMI Hospital and Aster RV Hospital as a part of Aster Volunteers initiative have launched a 24/7 COVID-19 Support Centre for people. The tele-triage (assessment of the condition and appropriate guidance for treatment) service will be free for everyone who are seeking medical help if they suspect they have ... Read More »

High level meeting of GoM held for management of COVID-19 (Coronavirus)

A high level meeting of the Group of Ministers (GoM) on COVID-19 was held under the chairpersonship of Health Minister Dr Harsh Vardhan in New Delhi yesterday. Civil Aviation Minister Hardeep Singh Puri, Minister of External Affairs Dr S Jaishankar, Minister of State for Home Nityananda Rai and Minister of State for Health Ashwini Kumar Choubey attended the meeting. The ... Read More »

PTI thrashed for misbehaving with girls in Udaipur gov school

Udaipur : Irate students of a government senior secondary school in Udaipur district thrashed a physical training instructor (PTI) for his alleged misbehavior with a girl. The teacher was thrashed badly in presence of over two dozen students and the case turned serious after villagers came to know of the incident. They staged a massive protest, locked the school gate and ... Read More »

On the occasion of 130th Foundation Day of National Archives of India, Shri Prahlad Singh Patel to inaugurate an exhibition “Jallianwala Bagh” on 11th March 2020

On the occasion of 130th Foundation Day of National Archives of India (NAI), Union Minister of State for Culture and Tourism(Independent Charge), Shri Prahlad Singh Patel will inaugurate an exhibition  “Jallianwala Bagh”on 11thMarch 2020 at 5.00 pm at the premises of National Archives, New Delhi.Based on the original documents, this exhibition is an endeavour to commemorate the centenary of JallianwalaBagh Massacre ... Read More »

Dr. Harsh vardhan dials Health Ministers of Coronavirus affected states to ascertain Health status of patients in isolation wards and quarantine centres

Union Health & Family Welfare Minister, Dr. Harsh Vardhan today called up Health Ministers of Delhi, Haryana, Kerala, Telangana, Karnataka, Rajasthan, Maharashtra, Punjab, Tamil Nadu and Uttar Pradesh as well as Lt. Governors of Ladakh, and Jammu & Kashmir to ascertain the health status of the COVID-19 affected patients kept in isolation centres in hospitals. While monitoring the COVID-19 situation ... Read More »

Evacuation by India of its citizens and other nationals from COVID-19 affected

Government of India undertook evacuation operations from several countries in the wake of the COVID-19 outbreak. The Wuhan city in Hubei province of China had become the epicenter of the COVID-19 and there were hundreds of Indians stuck in the city. India engaged with China to safely evacuate its citizens and citizens of other friendly nations on a priority basis. Air India operated two special flights ... Read More »

Mastermind behind VHP leader’s murder arrested in Udaipur

Udaipur : In a major breakthrough Udaipur police has arrested a wanted criminal who was the master mind behind a VHP leader’s murder in Mandsaur of Madhya Pradesh last year.  Deepak Tanwar the mastermind was arrested from the bus stand here when he was about to board a bus to MP. According to police Tanwar was caught for carrying illegal ... Read More »

Valentine’s Day: Lovers find a Love Bridge for padlocks in Udaipur

  Udaipur : Arthur and Celia, a couple from Strasbourg, France are in the City of Lakes on a romantic holiday. Walking through the heritage streets they come across a beautiful bridge at Chandpole and are surprised to see young couples clipping lock on the metal grate. This reminds them of the famous Love Bridge back in their motherland and ... Read More »

Lawyers boycott work, take out silent march for passing Protection Act

UdaipurA peaceful protest was held by lawyers across Udaipur division on Friday, over long pending demands related to the protection as well as welfare of the advocate fraternity. Advocates boycotted work and were livid over  two recent incidents of violence targeted at lawyers in the division. They also condemned the recent bomb blast in the court compound in Lucknow and ... Read More »

Same sex love land girls in Chittor jail

Udaipur : Though LGBT ( lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender) community is gaining acceptance in big cities, their unions are yet to be socially recognized in small towns. Same sex love has created problems for two young girls Laxmi and Simran who landed in jail on Valentine day, allegedly after trying to runaway from their homes. Simran daughter of Rajendra Kumar ... Read More »

Head constable caught taking 15K bribe from gambling accused

Udaipur : A head constable was arrested by the Anti Corruption Bureau (ACB) sleuths on Thursday for allegedly accepting bribe of 15 thousand rupees from a gambling accused.  The head constable Mahendra Singh, resident of Raipur tehsil of Bhilwara attached with Ambamata police station was arrested redhanded with the bribe money which he had taken from the complainant Narendra Sharma, resident ... Read More »

SHO held for taking 2.5 L as bribe in Udaipur

Udaipur : The Anti Corruption Bureau on Tuesday arrested a station house officer for allegedly accepting a bribe of 2.5 lakh at his quarter in Kherwada town of Udaipur district. The accused officer Bhanwarlal Bishnoi son of Malaram, posted at  Kherwada police station had demanded 4.5 lakh from one Amit Baleshwar, resident of Swastik colony for favoring him in a case ... Read More »

Videos of prisoners doing drugs in Nimbahera sub jail goes viral

Udaipur : Maladministration in Nimbahera sub jail in Chittorgarh district has been exposed after  some video clips went viral on social media. In these clips some prisoners are seen doing drugs, supplying tobacco and speaking on mobile, things that are completely prohibited inside any prison. The videos that are in circulation are told to be a week old. In one of ... Read More »

DefExpo successful in projecting Uttar Pradesh’ potential as Defence Manufacturing hub, says Raskha Mantri Shri Rajnath Singh

Raksha Mantri Shri Rajnath Singh described DefExpo 2020 as an unprecedented success which not only witnessed participation of a large number of exhibitors but also forged new partnerships and attracted more than 12 lakh visitors. Speaking at the valedictory ceremony on the fourth day of DefExpo 2020 at Lucknow today, Shri Rajnath Singh said UP stands for Unlimited Potential and DefExpo ... Read More »

E-Governance is key to “[email protected]” when the nation celebrates 75 years of independence: Dr Jitendra Singh

Union Minister of State (Independent Charge) Development of North Eastern Region (DoNER), MoS PMO, Personnel, Public Grievances,Pensions, Atomic Energy and Space, Dr Jitendra Singh said in Mumbai that e-Governance is the key to “[email protected]” or, in other words, “India 2022”, when the nation celebrates 75 years of independence. Addressing the National Conference on e-Governance, organized by Department of Administrative Reforms and ... Read More »

Vice President visits Eastern Naval Command

The Vice President Shri M Venkaiah Naidu visited the Eastern Naval Command (ENC), in Vishakhapatnam today. On arrival at INS Dega, the Vice President was received by Vice Admiral Atul Kumar Jain, Flag Officer Commanding-in-Chief (FOC-in-C) ENC and the Minister for Tourism, Govt.of Andhra Pradesh, Shri Muttamsetti Srinivas Rao & others. The Vice President reviewed a ceremonial Guard of Honour and ... Read More »

History sheeter client open fire at lawyer in Udaipur

Udaipur : An advocate sustained bullet shots on his leg after one of his client opened fire at him on Sunday evening outside the government hospital in Bhinder of Udaipur district. Mohammed Farooq son of Noor Mohammad had gone to the hospital for treatment and was waiting outside with two of his relatives when suddenly his client Imran son of ... Read More »

DRDO Signs Technology Development Contract with Rosoboronexport Russia

High Energy Materials Research Laboratory (HEMRL) is the DRDO laboratory working in the development of spectrum of high energy materials required for missiles, rockets and guns. During DefExpo 2020, HEMRL, Pune signed technology development contract with Rosoboronexport, Russia for development of Advanced Pyrotechnic Ignition Systems. Director HEMRL Shri. KPS Murthy informed that this will enable advancement in the field of ... Read More »

Private sector participation in Railway works

Ministry of Railways (MoR) has taken initiatives in various areas viz. network expansion, setting up of locomotive factories, induction of railway wagons, Station Re-Development etc. to attract private investment and participation. Five Public Private Partnership (PPP) models of Participative Policy of MoR, namely Non-Government Railway (NGR), Joint Venture (JV), Customer Funded model, Built-Operate-Transfer (BOT) and BOT Annuity models have been ... Read More »

16.61 lakh Candidates trained under PMKVY get placement

The Ministry of Skill Development and Entrepreneurship (MSDE) has been implementing Pradhan Mantri Kaushal VikasYojana (PMKVY 2.0) 2016-20 with a view to imparting skill development training to the prospective youth across 371 courses. As on 17.01.2020, 73.47 lakhs youths have been trained while 16.61 lakhs candidates have been placed under this programme. Further, under Craftsman Training Scheme, long term training ... Read More »

USCL urge residents to participate in survey on ease of living index

Udaipur : Determined to improve its position after having slipped down in swachhta ranking, Udaipur Smart City Limited (USCL) is making serious efforts to encourage citizens to participate in the ongoing survey on ease of living index. The digital survey that began on February 1 would continue till 29 where the residents perception regarding various services and facilities in their respective ... Read More »

‘Pedal to Jungle’ to explore rural lifestyle amid wilderness

Udaipur : In a joint collaboration of the Forest Department, Bella Basera Resort and Spa,Kumbhalgarh and Le Tour De India the third edition of exclusive cycling adventure ‘Pedal To Jungle’ would be held from February 7 to 9. The event aims to promote wildlife-eco-responsible tourism and the adventure expedition is especially designed to provide the cyclists with a thrilling jungle experience. ... Read More »

Special ward at Udaipur govt hospital for corona virus patients

Udaipur : A special ward for corona virus patients has been set up at the Maharana Bhupal government hospital under the RNT medical college here. The ward is equipped with 14 beds, also a control room has been established where people can collect all information related to the disease.The special ward has been opened based on instructions from the state medical ... Read More »

Leopard strays into Udaipur’s City Palace, hide inside storeroom

Udaipur : A leopard strayed into Fateh Prakash of the City Palace complex, residence of the erstwhile royal family situated in densely populated location under  police station adjoining Samor Bagh  late night on Sunday here. After 22 hours the leopard was tranquilized after it came out of the store room and got inside the cage laid by the forest department.  The ... Read More »

Another chinese woman who visited Udr turns out corona suspect

Udaipur : Another suspected coronavirus tourist in Udaipur has health department in a tizzy as they rushed to screen the hotel staff where the reported suspect had stayed for a day. According to sources, a chinese woman had come to Udaipur with her three friends from Delhi on January 31 and they stayed in a hotel in Lalghat area here for ... Read More »

Inflation Witnessing Moderation Since 2014; Volatility of Prices for Most Essential Food Commodities Down in 2014-19

Inflation has been witnessing moderation since 2014 in India. The Economic Survey 2019-20 presented in Parliament today by the Union Minister for Finance and Corporate Affairs Smt Nirmala Sitharaman states that recently inflation hashowever shown an uptick. Headline Consumer Price Index (CPI) inflation has increased from 3.7 per cent in 2018-19 (April to December 2018) to 4.1 per cent in ... Read More »

Union Budget disappoints Indian markets on Saturday

The Union Budget disappointed Indian markets on Saturday, as Sensex and Nifty settled with losses of around 2.50% each. Indices made a cautious start of the day, as the Controller General of Accounts’ data (CGA) showed that the government’s fiscal deficit touched 132.4 per cent of the full-year target at December-end mainly due to slower pace of revenue collections. Weakness ... Read More »

Vedanta Udaipur World Music Festival set to begin from 7th February

Udaipur : Vedanta Udaipur World Music Festival, India’s biggest world music extravaganza, will be held this year from 7th-9th February in the beautiful city of lakes. The fifth edition of the festival will witness the presence of over 150 renowned musicians from over 10 countries including Spain, France, Switzerland, Kurdistan, Iran/ Lebanon, Portugal, India and many more. With a footfall of ... Read More »

Police lathi charge people in Udaipur staging protest against CAA, many injured

Udaipur : Stones, footwear, broken window panes were the remnants of the rally under the ‘Band’ call against the Citizenship Amendment Act (CAA), which began peacefully but took an ugly turn at DelhiGate, the busiest junction in the center of the city on Wednesday afternoon. Chaos hit the streets as people ran to escape when policemen resorted to lathi charge ... Read More »

Delhi Police arrests Sharjeel Imam from Jehanabad

Jehanabad : Controversial JNU student Sharjeel Imam, who stoked controversy with his “cut off Assam from India” remark, was arrested by a team of Delhi Police from Bihar’s Jehanabad on Tuesday. Earlier today, Jehanabad Police had detained Sharjeel’s younger brother Muzammil Imam in the wee hours. The Crime Branch of Delhi Police on Sunday booked Sharjeel for his controversial speech ... Read More »

Born after 22-years of marriage, father names son ‘Congress’

  Udaipur : Family opposed his idea, relatives and friends ridiculed him. But nothing deterred this 46-year old man to name his only son ‘Congress’ who was born after 22 years of marriage. Vinod Jain, a building material supplier in Udaipur and a staunch party worker has been ecstatic after recently have received the birth certificate of his six month old ... Read More »

PM to chair PRAGATI meeting tomorrow

Prime Minister, Shri Narendra Modi, will chair the 32nd interaction through PRAGATI- the ICT-based, multi-modal platform for Pro-Active Governance and Timely Implementation, on 22nd January 2020. In the previous thirty one interactions of PRAGATI, projects worth over twelve lakh crores have been reviewed by the Prime Minister. In the last PRAGATI meeting of the year 2019, 9 projects worth over Rs. ... Read More »

Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Prime Minister of Nepal K P Sharma Oli jointly Inaugurate Integrated Check Post at Jogbani-Biratnagar

The Prime Minister, Shri Narendra Modi, along with Prime Minister of Nepal Shri K.P. Sharma Oli jointly inaugurated the second Integrated Check Post (ICP) at Jogbani – Biratnagar today. Jogbani – Biratnagar is an important trade point between the two countries. The ICP is equipped with modern facilities. The second Integrated Check Post at Jogbani – Biratnagar was built with ... Read More »

Prime Minister greets Tripura on its Statehood Day

Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi today greeted the people of the state of Tripura on the occasion of its statehood day. In a tweet, the Prime Minister said, “We are proud of Tripura’s exemplary traditions and contribution to national development. It’s people are known for their industrious nature. I pray for the continued prosperity and well-being of Tripura’s citizens.”   ... Read More »

Delhi Police Commissioner reviews security measures ahead of Republic Day, Assembly polls

In view of Republic Day celebrations and upcoming assembly elections, Delhi Police Commissioner Amulya Patnaik has held meetings with senior officers and emphasised on anti-terror measures, crime prevention and security arrangements in the national capital. Mr Patnaik also directed personnel to be utmost and take preventive action keeping in view of anti-terror measures like tenant verification, border checking, the security ... Read More »