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Lotus blooms in Delhi-NCR districts of Noida, G’bad, F’bad and Gurugram

As BJP made a clean sweep of Lok Sabha polls by winning 303 seats, Delhi-NCR was no different. In Ghaziabad, Gen. VK Singh (retd) won by a huge margin of 5 lakh votes defeating his nearest rival Suresh Bansal of SP-BSP combine. Dolly Sharma of Congress lost her deposit. Singh, who served as a...

Noida: Cops arrest 2 with looted chains in Dankaur area

A team of cops from Dankaur Police Station arrested 2 criminals from near Kherli Nahar Mandir area and recovered  3 chains made of yellow metal, one country-made pistol and 2 live rounds, beaides Rs 4,220 in cash. The 2 accused are Salim and Deepak. -delhincrnews.in reporter

Ghaziabad: Four autolifters held from Sihani Gate area

Four notorious autolifters have been arrested by a team of cops from Sihani Gate Police Station in Ghaziabad. The 4 were held from near Santosh Medical College while on a routine checking drive by the police. Four stolen vehicles and Rs 3,000 cash were recovered from the accused. The accused are Jogendra Singh,...

Delhi: NGT asks to report on illegal banquet halls in Punjabi Bagh

Passing an order on May 21, subsequent to its orders dated January 7 the National Green Tribunal (NGT) had sought an action taken report from CPCB, DPCC, DM and NDMC on illegal banquet halls. A report to the NGT on Feb 15 stated that only eight banquet halls were inspected, though there were many others in the...

BHEL commissions 2 more units of Kaleshwaram Lift Irrigation Scheme in Telangana

Bharat Heavy Electricals Limited (BHEL) has successfully commissioned two more pumping units (Units 3&4) of 116 MW each, of the 7x116 MW Kaleshwaram Lift Irrigation Scheme (LIS) Package-6 in Telangana. BHEL had earlier commissioned Units 1&2 of the same project in April, 2019. Significantly, the pump for each unit is designed to lift 89.16 cumecs (cubic metres per second) of water by...

RISAT-2B satellite launched successfully by PSLV-C46

The RISAT-2B satellite was launched successfully by India’s Polar Satellite Launch Vehicle (PSLV-C46) from Satish Dhawan Space Centre (SDSC) SHAR, Sriharikota in Andhra Pradesh. This was the 72nd launch vehicle mission from SDSC SHAR, Sriharikota and 36th launch from the First Launch pad. PSLV-C46 lifted-off at 05:30 hrs (IST) from the First Launch Pad and injected RISAT-2B into...

IIT Roorkee’s DIC to help hill folk with various lifestyle solutions

Design Innovation Center (DIC), IIT Roorkee organized a Himalayan Summit on the Design Innovation Challenges in the Himalayan Region on 21st of May 2019. Various NGOs, scientists, academicians working in the Himalayan region shared their work during the summit. They highlighted various challenges being faced by them. This summit provided opportunities to different DICs to select their problems...

UP Governor asks CM to take appropriate action on IMT Ghaziabad land row

Uttar Pradesh Governor Ram Naik has written a letter to CM Yogi Adityanath for taking the needed action into allegations of land grabbing by IMT Ghaziabad. The noted institute is managed by kin of CM of MP & Congress leader Kamal Nath. The allegations have been made by BJP councilor of Ghaziabad Nagar Nigam, Rajendra Tyagi who...

Delhi: NGT asks SDMC & DPCC to look into waste dumping at Neb Sarai

The National Green Tribunal had asked the South Delhi Municipal Corporation (SDMC) and Delhi Pollution Control Committee (DPCC) to investigate, take appropriate action as per law and furnish a factual report in 2 months whether waste is being dumped illegally in Neb Sarai area, on a petition by Ram Kumar Panwar and others. The applicant has alleged that garbage is being dumped...

Illegal mining & construction in Ganga flood plains at Pauri; NGT imposes fine

Allegations of illegal mining and constructions in flood plain of Ganga in Pauri district have been found to be true by district magistrate (DM) Pauri and State Pollution Control Board (SPCB). The National Green Tribunal (NGT) had previously on March 8 ordered them to furnish a report on illegal mining and constructions. Subsequently,...