Lt Gen Gurmit Singh sworn in as Governor of Uttarakhand

Lt Gen (Retd) Gurmit Singh was sworn in on Wednesday as the new governor of Uttarakhand. The oath of office was administered to Singh by the Chief Justice of the Uttarakhand High Court Justice RS Chauhan at a simple function held at the Raj Bhawan here. Singh, who retired as the Deputy Chief of the Indian Army, is a…

Uttarakhand AAP president resigns, to fight against CM

Aam Aadmi Party Uttarakhand chief SS Kaler resigned from the post on Tuesday ahead of the Assembly polls scheduled next year. Soon after, the party announced three working state chiefs — one each for Kumaon, Garhwal and Terai regions. Announcing his resignation, Kaler said that the party has asked him to contest…

BJP MP booked for allegedly misbehaving with priests, other members of Jageshwar Dham in Uttarakhand

Revenue police in Almora district of Uttarakhand have booked BJP MP from Aonla in Uttar Pradesh Dharmendra Kashyap and three others for allegedly using abusive words and misbehaving with the priests of Jageshwar Dham and other members of the temple management committee. According to revenue sub-inspector Gopal…