Pancheshwar dam issues resolved

DAINIK NATION BUREAU Central Water Commission Chairman S Masood Hussaini has said that all technical issues related to the long-awaited Pancheshwar dam in Uttarakhand had been resolved between India and Nepal. The dam to be made on the Mahakali river in Champawat district is likely to address power and irrigation needs of the two neighbours. The multi-purpose project has been ...

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Inter college boxing championship begins in Tanakpur


The inter college boxing competition of Kumaun University has started from Wednesday in the stadium grounds in Tanakpur. The inaugural chief guest, NHPC’s Tanakpur Power Station, General Manager Rais Mian inaugurated the event. During this time the students presented cultural programs along with Vandana and Saraswati songs. In the competition, Boxers of various colleges of Kumaon are participating. In the ...

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Will UK’s boy win JNU?

DAINIK NATION BUREAU Noted JNU is going to conduct its students’ union election on Friday. Due to this reason uttarakhand especially Champawat people are keeping their finger cross because their son is in election fray on ABVP ticket. As we know that JNU is being ruled by left wing. Due to this reason JNU always in limelight due to their ...

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SSB conducts half marathon in Champawat to strengthen India-Nepal relations


India-Nepal Friendship Half Marathon Race was held on Sunday on Friendship Day by SSB. In which 335 runners from India and Nepal participated. Inspector general in charge of SSB, who came to Ranikhet braving the heavy rains, Manmohan Kapadal and Nepal’s APF DIG Nagendra Bahadur Thapa started the race with a green flag. Half Marathon race started at 10:30 a.m. ...

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Champawat police keeping eye on social media posts on Bharat Bandh on April 10


Champawat police is on the alert regarding the social media posts of country wide ban on April 10 in protest against reservations. Vigilance surveillance cell has been placed under the supervision of SP Dhirendra Gunjyal to monitor social media. The team has taken action against 16 people including a ranger, a constable of the forest department posting about reservation. Besides, ...

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Champawat to get Kora River Lift Drinking water scheme

DAINIK NATION BUREAU Uttarakhand Chief Minister Trivendra Singh Rawat announced the setting up of a Degree College at tehsil Patti of Champawat and Kora River Lift Drinking Water Scheme during his visit to Champawat on Thursday. Speaking on the occasion, Chief Minister said that his government believes in work rather than making false announcements. He said that the problems of the ...

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Bank guard kills cashier and peon in Champawat

A security guard shot the cashier and peon in the district co-operative bank in Khetihan, Lohaghat in Champawat district. The guard, posted at Pithoragarh District Co-operative Bank Branch, has shot and killed the bank’s cashier and peon. Since this incident, there is a panic in the bank premises and the area. The police team, including the SP,  reached the spot ...

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Forest department recommends suspension of Champawat DFO for mismanagement of funds


The Uttarakhand forest department has recommended suspension of Champawat divisional forest officer (DFO), Ashok Kumar Gupta, for alleged misappropriation of funds. A letter has been sent by the department in this regard to state forest minister Harak Singh Rawat for final approval. The move comes after a 2,000-page investigation report, submitted by IFS officer Sanjiv Chaturvedi, found Gupta guilty of ...

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Road contractor dies during road construction near Tanakpur


During the construction of the Tanakpur-Jauljivi road, the road contractor died on the spot near Thuligarh of Tanakpur. Pokeland operator saved his life by jumping out of the machine. In the incident, he also suffered minor injuries. By late evening the rescue teams were involved in recovering the body of the contractor. The Pokeland machine was buried in a pile ...

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Budget funding to be stopped if MNREGA work not completed this financial year


If the work being done under MNREGA in this financial year is not completed by March 2018, the budget for the concerned departments under MNREGA component will be stopped. This warning was given by the CDO SS Bisht in a review meeting held on Thursday in Champawat. He expressed displeasure over the fact that half of the many jobs are ...

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