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17-year old raped in Chittorgarh, juvenile detained

Udaipur : A 17-year old  girl was admitted in the government hospital on Saturday night in critical condition after she was raped in Kumbha Nagar under Sadar police station limits of Chittorgarh.The rape survivor bled excessively, so the doctors had to perform a surgery in the morning to stop the bleeding. Meanwhile, on the complaint of her family, police has registered ... Read More »

Leopard die after being tranquilized in Udaipur

Udaipur : A leopard died after it was tranquilized by forest officials in Parsad forest range of Udaipur on Wednesday afternoon. Followed by a violent protest by locals on Tuesday night, the state government had issued order to shoot the ‘man-eater leopard’ that had mauled three people in three weeks in the area. However, wild life authorities said it can not ... Read More »

Youth drowns to death in Matrakundiya

Udaipur : A 19 year old youth died of drowning on Monday at Matrakundiya ghat in Rashmi tehsil of Chittorgarh district. Anil son of Chandmal Rebari a resident of Dabok, Udaipur had gone with his relatives from maternal side to the Shiva temple for performing veneration. He accompanied his family members to bathe in the holy river at the ghaat ... Read More »

Jeep swept away in Udaipur, Beneshwar dhaam turns into island

Udaipur : A jeep swept away in the raging rain water on Saturday morning as showers continued to batter Udaipur on the third consecutive day. A jeep that was passing through the Leniyakala puliya near Odha in Jhadol block was washed away by flooding water as the river was overflowing. A portion of the bridge was damaged due to water ... Read More »

Man kills three year old son, hangs self in Chittorgarh 

Udaipur : In a shocking incident,  a man was found hanging from the ceiling of a bathroom of a house in Bhadsoda town of Chittorgarh district on Friday. Before committing suicide he had strangulated his three year old son and thrown the body in a hole dug up for making septic tank in an under construction house in the vicinity. The ... Read More »

Court issue arrest warrant against doctor over rape, forced abortion charges

Udaipur : A local court in Udaipur has accepted a protest petition by a woman against a resident doctor for raping and forcing her for abortion. An arrest warrant has been issued against the doctor Jaiveer son of Ghanshyam Singh Shekhawat resident of Umra in Sikar district, who is presently perusing post graduate degree in surgery at the RNT medical college ... Read More »

Rain water collection empowering lives of women in the vicinity of Sambhar lake

  Udaipur : Charasda hamlet in Dudu block, like any typical traditional Rajasthan village, where women take care of labor responsibilities and where water is an important component of daily life, girls are tasked with walking miles to retrieve water instead of going to school. But water harvesting has helped with this problem and allowing young girls to attend school. Initiated ... Read More »

Two women swept away in rain water rivulet in Pratapgarh

Udaipur : In two separate incidents that took place in the past 24 hours, two women died after being swept away in rain water rivulet in Pratapgarh district on sunday, their bodies were found on Monday morning. In Kanpur village under Suhagpura police station area, two sisters Seema (16) and Surja Meena (20) who were crossing a road overflowing with water ... Read More »

One killed 20 hurt as bus falls into gorge 

Udaipur : One person was killed and at least 20 injured when a roadways bus fell into a 10 feet deep gorge on Monday evening. The bus was going towards Udaipur from Kotra when it fell down while passing through a bridge on Sabarmati river near Khanchan village,  police said. A police officer who was passing by saw the victims and ... Read More »

Woman denies gang rape charges on hubby, relatives in Pratapgarh

Udaipur : A woman who had shocked the police department by appearing in chained feet a day ago in Pratapgarh, stepped back from her allegations of been gang raped by her husband and his relatives. In a written statement to the police on Saturday, the complainant said she was neither abused nor gang raped but she was kept in chains. Ghanti ... Read More »

Robbers open fire, loot 60 lakh rupees from ATM  in Chittorgarh

Udaipur : Some  unidentified men opened fire and looted Rs. 60 lakh from employees who were refilling cash in an ATM in broad daylight in Chittorgarh on Saturday, police said. Check posts have been laid in the entire area and police is seeking CCTV footage to identify the robbers.  The incident took place in Pratap Nagar under Sadar police station area limits ... Read More »

DSW seeks affidavit, mobile call records, offends MLSU employees

Udaipur : A letter from the Dean, Student Welfare of Mohanlal Sukhadia University issued to all deans and directors of the institution on Thursday seeking affidavits and three months call records details has drawn wide criticism from the employees. Critics claimed it an unconstitutional act and said it is beyond the power of DSW to intrude in the private life of ... Read More »

ACB raids houses, offices of FA, Sr Accounts officer in Udaipur

Udaipur : The Anti Corruption Bureau (ACB) on wednesday conducted raids at the residences of two officials, including Financial Advisor of the Divisional Commissioner and a senior accounts officer at the UIT here in Udaipur. The raids were held after receiving directions from the ACB headquarters, Jaipur regarding complaints against these officers for owing assets disproportionate to their income.The ACB teams ... Read More »

SDM raids e-mitra kiosk on complaint of overcharging

Udaipur : The SDM at Chhoti Sadri in Pratapgarh district on wednesday, raided an e-mitra kiosk up on a complaint of overcharging for various online certificates. Bindubala Rajawat led the team constituting the tehsildar and others which founded gross irregularities at the Sanvariya e mitra kendra. The center operator was found charging extra money instead of the stipulated fees for Jaati ... Read More »

Soon, a sanitary napkin making factory to empower single women in Dungarpur

Udaipur : Many organizations and volunteers work for the cause of women empowerment in rural areas, however, women specially unmarried, divorced or separated ones dwelling in city areas are also in need of opportunities to become self reliant.  Realizing the need, the municipal corporation at Dungarpur is soon to set up a sanitary pad manufacturing unit here. Some 95 women have ... Read More »

Families displaced by Mahi Dam project await rehabilitation after 40 years

Udaipur : Some twenty families who were displaced four decades ago in Banswara’s Katiyar village after their land was acquired by the government for the construction of Mahi Dam, are still awaiting rehabilitation. Hundreds of villagers from Katiyar on Monday met the Superintendent of Police,Banswara  and the district administration authorities seeking help in rehabilitation. The families were given compensation as well ... Read More »

VMware’s VMinclusion Taara Focuses on Upskilling Women on Career Breaks to Restart Their Careers

Udaipur : VMinclusion Taara, one of India’s largest up-skilling programs, aims to help women engineers restart their careers after a break.A VMware initiative, the program trains women in latest digital transformation technologies which include Cloud Management & Automation, Datacenter Virtualization, Networking and Digital Workplaces. The program announced in October 2018 has seen more than 3,100 women enrolled themselves so far. ... Read More »

Gujarat youth murdered in Udaipur hotel,  three arrested

Udaipur : In a major breakthrough, Udaipur police has cracked a murder case and arrested three youths all in the age bracket of 18-21 years, for murdering an 18-year old youth, a day ago in a hotel room in the limits of Surajpole police station limits of the city. Teerath Soni son of Ashwin Bhai resident of Bhagwati Nagar Society, Patan in ... Read More »

Police arrest Delhi woman for duping retired AEN of 77 lakh rupees

Udaipur : The Udaipur police have arrested a woman from Delhi allegedly involved in financial fraud using cyber platform. Vineeta wife of Shahzad Khan has been arrested from her residence at Uttam Nagar, South Delhi and brought to Udaipur in connection with an FIR lodged at the GoverdhanVilas police station. The complaint was given in April month,   by one Bhanwarlal Rajak, ... Read More »

Over dozen students hospitalized after taking MR vaccine in Chittor-Pratapgarh

Udaipur : In two separate incidents in Chittorgarh and Pratapgarh,some 13 students were reported sick and had to be hospitalized on Wednesday after they were administered MR vaccine in their respective schools. At St Pauls school in Chittorgarh,  the medical team had gone to vaccinate the kids in the age bracket of 9-15 years. Some time after the vaccination,  few ... Read More »

Udaipur gets its First Responder Mobike Ambulance for Quick Emergency Response

Udaipur : To provide timely medical attention to accident as well as all kinds of emergency patients, Geetanjali Medical College & Hospital, Udaipur has launched its First Responder Mobike Ambulance today. The Mobike Ambulance was inaugurated & flagged off by Shri Vikas Sitaramji Bhale, IAS, Division Commissioner, Udaipur as chief guest and accompanied by Mr. Kapil Agarwal, Vice Chairman Geetanjali ... Read More »

Four including mother-son arrested for murdering head constable in Rajsamand

Udaipur : In a major breakthrough, Rajsamand police on Sunday, arrested four persons including a mother -son duo for assaulting an on-duty policeman which resulted in his death a day ago. Naina Devi, her son Nageshwar Singh,  his friends Mukesh and Lakshman Singh, residents of Padmela village have been arrested while two accused are at large. Abdul Gani a head constable ... Read More »

Gehlot extends condolence on head constable’s death

Udaipur :  In a tweet Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot expressed grief on the tragic death of the on-duty constable Abdul Gani. Gehlot assured all assistance from the government to provide relief  to the aggrieved family  On Sunday Gani’s body was taken from Rajsamand to Bhilwara where the burial custom was performed with state honours. His body was drapped in Tricolor, ... Read More »

Head constable beaten to death by unidentified men in Rajsamand

Udaipur : In a shocking incident, an on-duty head constable was killed after he faced attack by some unidentified men while he was on duty in Brar gram panchayat area of Bhim in Rajsamand district on Saturday evening. Abdul Gani, the 45 year old head constable, posted at Bhim police station had gone for spot investigation in an assault related case. ... Read More »

Best hotel in the world is a The LEELA Palace

 Udaipur. New York’s world-famous travel magazine ‘Travel + Leisure’ has released a much-awaited list of the Best Hotels and Resorts Awards for the year 2019. In the list of the best -100 hotels in the world, the number one title has been given to Udaipur’s Five Star Luxury Hotel & Resort ‘The Leela Palace Udaipur’. After the announcement of this ... Read More »

Govt school principal post suicide pics on FB while hanging self from ceiling

  Udaipur :  A 55-year old man hanged himself from the ceiling of his home in HarshNagar on Sisarma road in Udaipur city and posted pictures on his Facebook page just before committing suicide. Manohar Singh Rajput ,the deceased was principal of a government school and was posted at Dhar senior secondary school. Ambamata police has registered a case and ... Read More »

Siblings killed as electricity pole fall on bike, villagers protest

Udaipur : Residents of Varda village under Nai police station limit adjoining the city area protested outside the collectorate on Saturday over the death of a brother and sister who were killed when an electricity pole fell on them while they were going on a bike a day ago. The villagers alleged negligence on the officials of the electricity department and ... Read More »

Dungarpur municipality to construct shelter home for elderly ppl

Udaipur : In a first,  Dungerpur municipal council is all set to get constructed a home for senior citizens. The decision was taken after a meeting with a delegation of elderly persons who met the municipal chairman KK Gupta and demanded a shelter home for the people who are left alone in old age either because they don’t have children or ... Read More »

Google Developer Group Udaipur organises Google I/O Extended 2019 in association with Geetanjali Institute of Technical Studies

Udaipur : Google I/O is an annual developer conference held by Google in San Francisco, California. I/O showcases technical in-depth sessions focused on building web, mobile, and enterprise applications with Google and open sources such as Android, Chrome and Chrome OS, APIs, Google Web Toolkit, App Engine, and more. I/O Extended events include a variety of options for developers—from live ... Read More »

First, Dungerpur municipal council creates a gaming zone for kids

‘Generating daily income of 20-25 K  from the facility’ Udaipur : Those who believe municipal bodies are just there to clean the drains and streets and maintain road lights, are mistaken. Some municipalities like in Dungarpur are way ahead in creating facilities and making serious efforts towards making their cities smart as well as children friendly. Dungerpur municipal council that has ... Read More »

Itermittent rains lashed several places across udaipur division on Thursday 

Udaipur : The showers that began in spells continued till late afternoon in the division including Udaipur, Banswara,  Dungarpur and Pratapgarh. A youth  drowned in Badi talaab near udaipur city.  In Dungarpur heavy rains posed problems for common public specially patients and staff at the government hospital here where rain waters seeped inside the ground floor. The water ran across ... Read More »

Bhartiya Skill Development University focuses on Skill Development of Rajasthan Youth

Udaipur : Bhartiya Skill Development University (BSDU) today organised a conference in Udaipur to promote and brief about skill development and its requirement in India. At the conference, the university’s Provost, Col. Ravi Gosain talked about how skill based courses benefit youth looking for jobs and professional fields to settle in. The conference was held with a purpose of promoting ... Read More »

Plantation at Fatehsagar Mounds

Hindustan Zinc in association with Urban Improvement Trust (UIT) and Forest Department plant trees on the developed mounds in Fatehsagar lake, Project aims at improvement of lake biodiversity and create a safe place for migratory birds The deepening project of Fatehsagar lake started for conservation of water for Udaipur City before monsoon by Hindustan Zinc in association with Urban Improvement Trust ... Read More »

Visitors to learn about flora-fauna, tribal life at Sajjangarh Palace

Udaipur : Visitors coming here at SajjanGarh fort popularly known as the Monsoon Palace , would not just see the splendour of the heritage monument but also get an insight about the sculpture, architect and story behind the making of the fort.  The Forest Department has developed a nature interpretation center and a tribal museum here which is now open for ... Read More »

Hindustan Zinc Receives The Csr Health Impact Awards

Udaipur : Hindustan Zinc has received CSR Health Impact Award under Women & Child Health Initiative and being conferred with the title of ‘Game Changer’ for its Khushi Anganwadi Program during 3rd CSR Health Impact Awards held at Hyatt Regency in Delhi by IHW Council on 27th June 2019. On behalf of Hindustan Zinc, Mr. Dalpat Singh Chouhan and Ms. Anu ... Read More »

Hindustan Zinc’s five units bag Bhamashah Award for contribution in Education field

For its continued efforts in the field of education, Hindustan Zinc bagged the 25th Bhamashah Award on 28th June, 2019 at a ceremony held in Birla Auditorium, Jaipur. Five units of Hindustan Zinc; Chanderiya Lead Zinc Smelter, Rajpura Dariba Complex, Zawar Mines, Rampura Agucha Mine and Zinc Smelter Debari; were presented with the Bhamashas Award for outstanding contribution in the field of ... Read More »

BNI’s 604th Chapter – BNI Pearl Outsets its First Meeting

  Udaipur : a city of lakes and now a city of exponential business opportunities welcomes it’s 3rd and BNI India’s 604th Chapter – BNI Pearl with open arms. With 31+ members on board and over 40 visitors the Chapter had its first meeting today since its launch at Hotel Radisson. 98% of businesses rely on referrals to get new ... Read More »

Minor tribal couple found hanging after denied marriage due to same gotra

Udaipur : A minor tribal couple allegedly committed suicide on Thursday morning  by hanging themselves from the same noose in Dungarpur’s Sadar police station area limits. They appeared to have taken this step after their families allegedly refused to let them marry, as they belonged to the same gotra (lineage),  the police said.  This happened in Asera Katara Fala village. Some ... Read More »

Residents write to Modi for sanctioning FilmCity in Udaipur

Image by Udaipurblog.com Udaipur : Local producers and cinema lovers are striving hard to get a Film City in Udaipur. The demand have been pending for over a decade now with local producers, artists, legislators and members of parliament having urged time and again to the state and central government. Arjunlal Meema, Udaipur MP had also promised to make efforts to ... Read More »

AEN caught taking 30K bribe for transfer of electricity connection in Chittorgarh

Udaipur : ACB unit at Chittorgarh on Wednesday arrested an assistant engineer of Ajmer Vidyut Vitran Nigam Limited posted in Sawa block , after he was caught red handed receiving a bribe of 30,000 rupees. The accused Mahipal Singh Jatav had demanded 1 lakh rupees from the complainant in lieu of transfer of an agricultural power connection. The complainant Shafi Mohammad ... Read More »

Payal Prajapat – the girl who is breaking stereotypes!

Meet Payal Prajapat—the 12-year-old girl who is blazing a trail and going toe to toe with the boys on the football pitch. Payal is one of the trainees at a Zinc Football School in Dariba Epicentre and the only girl in the team. It speaks volumes about her grit and determination that despite having to practice with the boys, she ... Read More »

Campaign for sensitizing on menstrual hygiene issues among adolescent girls

1.17Lakh girls in 1400 government schools to be covered Udaipur : Lack of awareness on menstrual hygiene results into a continuous challenge in lives of adolescent girls specially those in rural areas, due to the deep rooted taboo and ignorance in the minds of people. In order to create awareness and sensitize the young girls about menstrual hygiene management, the district ... Read More »

5-yr old raped by relative in Udaipur village, accused arrested

Udaipur : In yet another shocking case of violence against kids,  a five year old girl was raped by her grandfather’s younger brother in NayaGuda village of Gogunda block in the district on Thursday evening. The rape survivor is admitted in the government hospital here while the police arrested the accused  late night. According to police, the girl was with her parents ... Read More »

Bulls electrocuted, farmer burnt in Chittorgarh

Udaipur : Two bulls were killed while their owner was burnt when they came in touch with a 11 KV live wire that had fallen in the field in Umarcha under Bainsroadgarh police station limit on Thursday noon.  The farmer Gokul was ploughing his field with his two bulls when suddenly a live wire fell on them. The bulls died of ... Read More »

Experts suggest plantation with an eye to conserve ‘Heritage Flora’

Udaipur : Monsoon is the time for new plantations, and indigenous varieties of plants are ideal. Such flora, and its dependent fauna, have a greater chance of survival than the exotic species.  Raza H. Tehsin, naturalist and former Member of the Rajasthan Wildlife Advisory Board, has circulated a list of some of the indigenous varieties of flora of Southern Rajasthan. He ... Read More »

Fire at civil hospital creates commotion

Udaipur : Panic gripped the government MB hospital campus here on Tuesday morning when fire broke out in one of the ward here reportedly due to a short circuit. Flames engulfed around the ICU of ward 102 where around 10 patients were admitted and their companions were at their bedside. Panic hit the area as people ran helter skelter to save ... Read More »

Medical services hit badly in Udr division as doctors remain on strike

Medical and health services were badly hit in Udaipur division as doctors refrained from duties on Monday. Hundreds of patients during the OPD hours had to turn to private hospitals for treatment as over 350 resident and senior doctors were not on duty at the government MB hospital here in Udaipur city. The doctors took out a rally from the ... Read More »