This was conveyed to Chief Minister Trivendra Singh Rawat by the country director of ADB's India Regiment Mission Kenichi Yokoyama at a meeting between the two here today.
The hotels will each be in Rishikesh, Neelkanth and Mussoorie, a release issued here said.
An MoU was signed between NBCC Executive Director (Engg) Yogesh JP Sharma and Ecotourism Development Corporation of Uttarakhand Ltd MD Anup Malik to construct an eco-tourism circuit along Kotdwar-Ramnagar Kandi road.
The green panel also asked the state government to make a categorical statement about compliance of its December 10, 2015 directions on rejuvenation of the river.
The tunnel will reduce the travel distance from Dharasu to Yamunotri by about 20 km and travel time by about an hour.
There are 11 jails in the state which have a capacity to accommodate 3,378 prisoners but the actual number of inmates in these jails is 4,814, information provided by the office of IG (Prisons) in response to an RTI query here said.
The list approved by state BJP president Ajay Bhatt includes a number of senior party leaders such as Munna Singh Chauhan, Vinod Chamoli, Pushkar Singh Dhami, Umesh Aggarwal, Ganesh Joshi, Nilam Sehgal, Madhu Bhatt and Dipti Rawat
The governments of Uttar Pradesh and Uttarakhand have been contesting a civil suit before the Supreme Court since 2004 over the ownership of a resort in Haridwar
The prime minister will arrive at the Jollygrant airport in the afternoon today and leave straightaway for Mussoorie where most of his programmes are lined up for October 27, Dehradun SSP Nivedita Kukreti said.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi laid the foundation stone to mark the commencement of the reconstruction & restoration projects.
During the visit, the home minister will interact with jawans of the Indo Tibetan Border Police (ITBP), which guards the 3,488 km-long India-China border, and assess various development activities in the frontier.
The bus was travelling from Gaulikhal to Ramnagar when it came in contact with the wire at Marchula village in Sult area of the district, Almora's Disaster Management Control Room said.
In Uttarakhand's Pithoragarh district, a girl was killed and her parents were missing following a landslide yesterday that buried their house.
Also 11 cubs were found in the two tiger reserves, he had said yesterday releasing the latest figures for the year 2016 -17.
At a meeting, Uttarakhand Chief Minister Trivendra Singh Rawat and Baba Ramdev explored the opportunities to work together in areas including establishing herbal villages, promoting consumption of cereals, and setting up a large cowshed in the state.
The National Green Tribunal today directed the Ministry of Road Transport and Highways (MoRTH) and the Border Roads Organisation (BRO) to clarify their stand on widening of NH-34 from Dharasu to Gangotri in Uttarakhand.
Modi further talked about the negligence that traditional forms of medicine like Ayurveda were facing. The leader was inaugurating a research centre of the Ramdev-promoted Patanjali Ayurved.
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Gone is the fiery anti-Muslim rhetoric and promotion of Hindu supremacy for which the saffron-robed 44-year-old is known, and in its place is a message of social inclusion more akin to Modi's language since sweeping to power in 2014.
Mornings in Kausani bring a panoramic view of the sun rising over the Himalayan peaks of Nanda Devi, Trisul and Panchachuli
Most public health facilities in the middle and upper mountainous areas of Uttarakhand are unable to functional optimally or at the required level of quality, because of large-scale vacancies of health staff, as deployment and retention in such geographically remote areas has proven to be extremely difficult, the World Bank said in a statement.
Apart from Naredra Modi and Amit Shah, Union ministers Rajnath Singh, JP Nadda and Uma Bharti attended the ceremony. Former chief minister Harish Rawat was also present.
A journalism graduate, Trivendra Singh Rawat will take oath on Saturday in Dehradun after the BJP's massive victory in the Assembly elections.
"The one big surprise...was the election results. Even as you say it was a surprise, you kind of reveal or betray the fact that may be I didn't expect the government to win this election and if I'd that belief, I wouldn't be fit to serve this government," he said while delivering the Hormis Memorial Lecture (founder's day) organised by Federal Bank here last evening.
The election in five states was a referendum on demonetization 3.0 undertaken by the Modi government creating a sharp political divide with the narrative shifting to BJP versus the rest.