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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 »

Curfew clamped in Ambamata area after 15 year old boy found positive

Udaipur : Curfew was clamped in the major portion of Ambamata area after a 15 year old boy was tested positive for COVID-19  on Thursday afternoon. The boy studied in Indore and had returned with his friend who was also his roommate there. They came here on March 19. The boy lives in  Raza colony in Mallah Talai area while his ... Read More »

Udaipur cops use Corona Helmets to dissuade people from moving on streets

Udaipur : In a bid to spread awareness about the severity of the coronavirus pandemic, Udaipur cops are using unique ‘Corona’ helmets to dissuade commuters from coming out on the streets during the nationwide lockdown. The initiative is a joint effort of the Udaipur Traffic police and the Lady patrol team which was launched from Delhigate on wednesday evening. The ... Read More »

Manufacture and distribution of hand sanitizer to deal with pandemic coronavirus

Udaipur : Hand sanitizer was formulated for the coronavirus precautions at the Bhupal Nobles Pharmacy College. Dr. Yuvraj Singh, Dean of Faculty of Pharmacy and Dr. Siddhraj Singh Sisodia, Principal, informed that the team of Dr. Kamal Singh Rathore, and Dr. Ravindra Kamble Associate Professor of the College made four different types of hand sanitizer for employees which has herbal ... 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 »

Over 26 thousand workers from Maharashtra and Gujarat cities arrive in Dungarpur in 2 days

’14 thousand Quarantined , 466 foreign returned “    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZC9779UP17Q Udaipur : Remote villages in migration prone Dungarpur and other districts in South Rajasthan are in the grip of mounting anxiety as migrant labourers begin to return home from Maharashtra and Gujarat areas affected by the corona virus outbreak. After the nation wide lockdown announced on March 22, these workers after being jobless ... 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 »

Home isolation order : Case against mother son duo for not complying

Udaipur : The police on Tuesday registered a case at Sukher police station against a mother and son for non compliance of home isolation order . This is first such case in Udaipur as the son who had returned from Bangkok on March 20 was found socialising with people instead or confining himself indoors.  SHO,Sukher DP Dadeech told the media that ... Read More »

Stranded in Mauritius, Udaipur boy appeals to PM Modi for help

‘Went for internship in November ‘ Udaipur : Indian youths stranded in Mauritius after suspension of international flights in both the countries due to the novel corona outbreak , have made frantic appeal to the prime minister Narendra Modi for rescue. Kavish Jain, a resident of Udaipur and a second year student of Hotel management studies is one among the group ... Read More »

Udaipur : 250 home quarantined, 10 thousand food packets to meet emergency

Udaipur : Some 250 people are home quarantined in Udaipur while medical teams are reaching out to some 3 thousand people who have been identified having arrived from different cities of Maharashtra and other states. There have been no positive cases reported in Udaipur so far. Meanwhile people confined themselves indoors throughout the day in Udaipur and the streets and markets ... Read More »

Udaipur JAR Initiative – Masks and Sanitizers distributed to JAR Members

Udaipur : Masks and sanitizers were distributed to the members of Udaipur unit of the Journalist Association of Rajasthan (JAR). The Chairman of JAR Udaipur unit, Dr. Tuktak Bhanawat, said that the Chief Medical and Health Officer, Dr. Dinesh Kharadi distributed masks and sanitizers to the JAR officials. On this occasion, Dr. Kharadi said that the field of journalists is ... Read More »

Man branded, tonsured, paraded wearing garland of shoes in Rajsamand village

Udaipur : A man was branded, tonsured partially and paraded wearing woman’s clothes and garland of shoes over alleged love affair in Mala Kheda village of Deogarh tehsil in Rajsamand district. Shockingly , the woman whom he was in a relationship, too joined her relatives in the inhuman act and shaved his moustache and beard partially while he was kept ... Read More »

Cops raid flesh trade dens in Udaipur, 23 arrested

Udaipur : In a major crackdown on sex rackets operating in and around the city,Udaipur police held raids at 5 homes and hotels and arrested 10 persons including 2 women, for conducting the flesh trade business while 13 women have been detained for prostitution. “The operation were held under the directions of SP Kailash Chandra Bishnoi who had been concerned over ... Read More »

Man hangs self after strangulating wife in Udaipur

Udaipur : A 52-year old man hanged himself after murdering his 38-year-old wife, suspecting infidelity  in Sector 14 under Govershan Vilas police station area on Tuesday morning. Sunil Soni son of Ganga Kishan Soni first strangulated Suman, his wife in the bedroom, in a fit of rage at a rented accommodation and later reportedly hanged himself with the ceiling of the ... Read More »

Hindustan Zinc celebrates a unique e-Women’s Day

Gender Diversity is no more a buzzword in the industry in contemporary times. It is rather a necessity and a well-accepted fact. Several studies have proven that a workplace comprising of a gender diverse and inclusive population tend to be more equitable, innovative and profitable in their operations. This is not just because of the employment of more women that ... Read More »

Event mgmt firm owner to be booked for flesh trade, says Udaipur SP

‘Five arrested ,2 jailed’ Udaipur : After three days of relentless efforts ,Udaipur police finally succeeded in arresting 5 more accused on Thursday night, in the gang rape , loot and abduction case that had shocked the city. They would be produced before the court for identification on Saturday. Apart from these five, two who were arrested previously were produced before ... Read More »

SEA Solidaridad Mustard Mission To Make India Self-sufficient in Edible Oil

Udaipur: The apex edible oil industry body The Solvent Extractors’ Association of India together with Solidaridad isimplementing mustard model farm project with objectives to overcome production constraints in mustard crop and reduced dependency on imports. The mission mustard is aiming to increase the production of rapeseed-mustard by 200 lakh tons by 2025, through bridging the yield gaps by widespread adoption of ... Read More »

Woman gang-raped over night inside moving car in Udaipur, 3 detained

Udaipur : An Agra based woman was allegedly abducted and raped by five to six men in a moving car in Udaipur on Sunday night. The rape survivor works for an event management firm and was staying in a hotel with her Mumbai based accomplice under Goverdhan Vilas police station area of the city.  The rape survivor lives in a rented ... Read More »

Maharana of Mewar Charitable Foundation 50 years serving as an inspiration to mankind by applauding outstanding achievements

Maharana of Mewar Charitable Foundation (MMCF) has over the years, been committed to nurturing centres of excellence in heritage management, fine arts, the performing arts, education, ecological management, hospitality, philanthropy, spirituality and sports. Unique in having conceived and actualized the practices of ‘living heritage’, the MMCF is sharing ancient legacies through broad-based and sustainable platforms of development within Rajasthan, in ... Read More »

Four including 3 kids, woman killed in Rajsamand road mishap

Udaipur : Four people including three children were killed while some 22 were injured when a private bus going towards Jaipur from Ahmedabad overturned on National Highway 8 near Mada ki Bassi village under Diwer police station of Rajsamand district. The victims were rushed to nearby Deogarh government hospital and eight of them are said to be serious. According to the ... Read More »

Udaipur Born Ugandan Business Leader – Mr. Rajesh Chaplot honoured with the Highest Civilian Award of Uganda

Udaipur : Distinguished Non-Resident Indian (NRI) businessman – Mr. Rajesh Chaplot was honoured with the Highest Civilian Award (Golden Jubilee Medal-Civilians) of Uganda. The award was presented by none other than ‘His Excellency’ – Hon’ble President of Uganda –Mr. Yoweri Museveni in a ceremony in Kampala recently. The accolade was bestowed upon Mr. Chaplot for his excellence in the field ... Read More »

5 killed in two separate road mishaps in Udaipur

Udaipur : Five persons were killed in two separate road accidents in the early hours of Friday in Udaipur. Two persons were killed and some 19 injured when a private bus overturned near Amberi bridge under Sukher police station area of the city. According to the police the bus had started from Jodhpur on Thursday night for Udaipur and around 5am ... Read More »

Four arrested for murdering guide in Udaipur

Udaipur : In a major breakthrough, Udaipur police arrested four youths for murdering a 30-year old guide within 24 hours. Anurag Patwa alias Janu son of Ramesh Chandra worked as a guide in Delhi while his family resided here. On Wednesday morning, his body was found in a secluded area on Kodiyat road under Nai police station. It was difficult ... Read More »

The Biggest Music Extravaganza ‘Vedanta Udaipur World Music Festival 2020’ Starts with Splendid Performances By Artists From Across The World

150 global artistes from countries including Spain, France, Kurdistan, Portugal, Mali, Russia and Switzerland among others Udaipur :  The 5th edition of the Vedanta Udaipur World Music Festival, India’s biggest world music extravaganza, began with a touching tribute by Sudha Raghuraman (India)  and Jeffrey Mpondo ( France )  paying tribute to Mahatma Gandhi and Martin Luther King. This year, the ... Read More »

Six selected in GPAT- 2020 examination from Bhupal Nobles’ Faculty of Pharmacy

Udaipur : The Dean of Bhupal Nobles Pharmacy Faculty Dr. Yuvraj Singh Sarangdevot said that six students from the college were selected in the highly prestigious National Pharmacy Examination Graduate Pharmacy Aptitude Test (GPAT-2020). In which Burhanuddin secured 241st rank at all-India level, Praveen Chaudhary at 993rd position, Ganpat Singh Rathore, Nimesh Purohit, Rahul Lohar also secured good position. Associate Professor ... Read More »

Vedanta Udaipur World Music Festival 2020

Event: Vedanta Udaipur World Music Festival Venue: Udaipur Manji ka Ghat (Ambraighat) Fatehsagar Paal Gandhi Ground Date: 7th to 9th February 2020 Vedanta Udaipur World Music Festival – is a city-wide, multi venue music festival featuring over 150 global artists and collaborations with participation from over 20 countries witnessing a footfall of over 50,000 people every year. The festival withstands ... Read More »

‘Embrace change & grow’ – says Pujya Swami Brahmavihari Das on his visit to Hindustan Zinc

Udaipur : As the proverb goes, ‘Change is the only constant thing, and we should accept & embrace change.’ Pujya Swami Brahmavihari Das from the BAPS Swaminarayan Sanstha delivered a motivational talk on how to ‘Embrace change & grow’ at the Head Office of Hindustan Zinc on 1st February 2020.  Pujya Swami Brahmavihari Das is an accomplished, thought-provoking, international scholar from ... Read More »

Class 12 girl jumps to death from sixth floor in Udaipur

Udaipur : A 16-year old girl allegedly jumped to death from the terrace of her apartment in Sukher area of the city on Thursday evening. The girl Shodashi Patel daughter of Milind Patel was a student of DPS school here who was also enrolled in a coaching institute in Kota for medical entrance. She had come home few days back for ... Read More »

Guinness World Record for 4035 saplings planted in less than 1 minute

Udaipur : Lakshyaraj Singh of the Udaipur ex-royal family, commenced a unique ‘Go Green’ initiative ‘Vriksh Hi Jeevan Abhiyaan’ on Tuesday which has earned him the third Guinness World Record in just under 10 months.During the campaign, thousands of school students, Indian Army personnel and citizens from all walks of life participated and planted 4035 saplings varies from Amaltaj,Srahdana,  Gulmohar, Kesiya ... Read More »

Plethora of irregularities at hearing impaired girls hostel

DLSA secretary inspecting documents at the deaf and dumb girls hostel in Udaipur on Monday. Udaipur : The District Legal Service Authority (DLSA) found a plethora of irregularities at a hostel for the deaf and dumb girls located at Thoor in Udaipur, which led the judicial officer to recommend shut down of the institution in the inspection report.  Maa Lakshmi deaf ... Read More »

Woman lodges FIR against husband, inlaws over triple talaq

Udaipur : A 20-year old woman has lodged a police complaint against her husband and inlaws for mental and physical harassment as well as forcing her to leave their home by uttering triple talaq. Asma Siddiqui, wife of Ahmed Raza, resident of Dholi Bawri in Udaipur city gave the complaint to IG Binita Thakur which has been lodged at the Dhanmandi ... Read More »

FIR against Samsung India, ex MP’s son in handset refund case

Udaipur : At the order of a court in Udaipur, Bhupalpura police has registered a case against Samsung India Ltd and a former MP’s son regarding a handset refund case. The Judicial Magistrate, Udaipur city, South-2 in her order asked the police to register the case which was pending at the station since October last.   The complainant Sunil Pillai a resident ... Read More »

Missing boy’s body found hanging from tree in Rajsamand village

Udaipur : Tension brew up in Bikawas gram panchayat area of Amet block in Rajsamand on Friday when people spotted a 15-year old boy’s body hanging from a tree in the forest area. Villagers protested over the incident and suspected it to be a murder since a young boy of this age would never commit suicide, they claimed. Shantilal son of ... Read More »

Student volunteers help cops in managing traffic in Udaipur

  Bhubaneswar model launched in the city as pilot project Udaipur : Inspired by the success of the Student Traffic Volunteer Scheme (STVS) in Bhubaneswar replicated in several other cities in Odisha, Udaipur police has taken up the same model on experimental basis in the city. The scheme was launched on Friday with 30 college student volunteers assisting cops in ... Read More »

Bus returning with poll party rams into trola, RO decapitated

Udaipur : A bus returning with poll personnel and polling materials fell into gorge after ramming into a trola on Thursday evening in Rajsamand district. The team was returning after conducting election in Borwas gram panchyat under Bhim panchayat samiti. A returning officer was brutally killed while two policemen sustained injuries. The accident took place near Mada ki Bassi when a ... Read More »

Udaipur World Music Festival set to begin from February 7th

Udaipur : 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 13 countries including Spain, France, Switzerland, Kurdistan, Iran/ Lebanon, Portugal, India and many more. With a footfall of ... Read More »

A couple sarpanch for over 30 years!

Udaipur : What is special if a couple becomes sarpanch of any village, perhaps nothing surprising. But at Goliyawada gram panchayat of Ghatol Panchayat Samiti in Banswara district, it has been a couple leading the highest post of village governance for 32 years now. Mohanlal Maida and wife Sharda Maida , popularly known as the sarpanch dampatti (couple) have been holding ... Read More »

No middlemen, Organic Farmers set up market in Udaipur

‘Initiative believes in reducing food kilometers by sourcing the products from within 100 kilometers of the city along with targets of generating zero waste’ Udaipur : From exotics like red capsicum and broccoli to all kinds of leafy vegetables, pure honey, jamun vinegar, the stock of the farmers gets sold out within few hours. No leftovers and no farmer slashing ... Read More »

Dr. Preeti invited aw Guest of Honour for Milestone Global Awards, Malaysia

Udaipur : Udaipur’s Dr.Preeti Panwar Solanki is invited as Guest of honor at Milestone Global Awards 2020 to be held in Malaysia. In the event achievers from all over the world will be awarded for their significant contribution. Dr. Preeti was also recipient of Global award as best beauty pageant coach for 2019. Preeti said that Chief Guest of the ... Read More »