Daily Archives: January 19, 2018

NDRF celebrates 13th Raising Day


National Disaster Response Force, NDRF is celebrating its 13th Raising Day today. The Force was raised on 19th January, 2006, as a specialised force capable of responding to any type of disaster in the country and abroad. It is strategically deployed across the nation as per the vulnerability profile.

Addressing the raising day event in New Delhi, Director,… Read More

Government launches 100 accessible websites for Divyangs


Social Justice and Empowerment Minister Thaawarchand Gehlot launched 100 accessible websites for Divyangs. These 100 government websites are now divyang friendly.The divyang-friendly websites, especially for visually impaired, use features such as screen readers and screen magnifiers, which can relay website content to the user in audio format. … Read More

Election Commission recommends disqualification of 20 AAP MLAs

Election Commission

In a blow to Delhi’s ruling Aam Admi Party, the Election Commission recommended to the President the disqualification of 20 of its MLAs for holding office of profit, setting the stage for their ouster from the Assembly.

In its opinion sent to President Ram Nath Kovind this morning, the Election Commission said the MLAs, by occupying the post of parliamentary… Read More

Pradhan Mantri Surakshit Matritva Abhiyan Crosses One Crore Mark

Pradhan Mantri Surakshit Matritva Abhiyan

Shri J P Nadda, Union Minister of Health and Family Welfare expressed heartfelt gratitude to the Hon’ble Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi for his un-daunting support to the Pradhan Mantri Surakshit Matritva Abhiyan (PMSMA), as the programme crossed one crore mark in antenatal check-ups. The Union Health Minister stated that Hon’ble Prime Minister… Read More

CMD, NHPC meets Haryana Chief Minister


Shri Balraj Joshi, CMD, NHPC alongwith Shri N.K.Jain, Director (Personnel), NHPC met Chief Minister of Haryana Shri Manohar Lal on 17th January, 2018 at New Delhi . During the meeting, CMD, NHPC apprised Chief Minister of Haryana about the various activities of NHPC and a brief about various CSR initiatives being undertaken by NHPC around Faridabad was also… Read More

Anil Kumar IAS gets additional Charge as Principal Secretary | Social Justice & Empowerment, Haryana

Anil Kumar IAS,

Shri Anil Kumar IAS ( Haryana 1988) presently posted as Principal Secretary to Government, Welfare of SC/BC,  Department, Government of Haryana, has been given additional Charge as Principal  Secretary, Social Justice & Empowerment Department, Government of Haryana.

IndianBureaucracy.com wishes Shri Anil Kumar the very best.… Read More

P K Mahapatra IAS gets additional charge as ACS | Fisheries Department, Haryana

Prasanta Kumar Mahapatra IAS

Shri Prasanta Kumar Mahapatra IAS ( Haryana 1985)  presently posted as Additional Chief Secretary Animal Husbandry & Dairy Department, Government of Haryana, has been given additional charge of Additional Chief Secretary , Fisheries Department, Government of Haryana.

IndianBureaucracy.com wishes Shri Prasanta Kumar Mahapatra the very best.… Read More

Dhirendra Khagata IAS appointed Secretary | Haryana Board of School Education

Dhirendra Khadgata IAS

Shri Dhirendra Khagata IAS (Haryana 2012) presently posted as ADC-cum CEO DRDA has been appointed as Secretary, Haryana Board of School Education, Bhiwani District, Government of Haryana, has been relieved from charge of ADC-cum CEO DRDA Jind and Secretary RTA Jind district, Government of Haryana.

IndianBureaucracy.com wishes Shri Dhirendra Khagata… Read More

Tax rates on 29 Goods & 53 categories of Services reduced | GST Council

21st GST Council

Goods and Services Tax Council has reduced the tax rate on 29 goods and 53 categories of services by bringing them in lower category. The new rates will be effective from 25th of this month. The GST rate on tailoring service has been reduced from 18 to 5 percent and tax on entry services to theme parks, water parks, joy rides, merry-go-rounds, go-carting and ballet… Read More

REC Foundation helps SSMI School Upgrade to Senior Secondary


REC Foundation, the CSR arm of REC Limited, has committed a financial assistance of Rs 2.47 crore to SSMI, a not-for-profit society dedicated to providing free quality education to children from poor families. The funds will be utilized for expansion at SSMI School in Punjabi Bagh, West Delhi. New classrooms, library, computer room, science lab and exam hall… Read More

Defence Industry Development Meet

Nirmala Sitharaman

The two day ‘Defence Industry Development Meet’ organised by Department of Defence Production, Ministry of Defence (MoD) was inaugurated by RakshaMantri Smt NirmalaSitharaman in the august presence of Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Shri Edappadi K. Palaniswami at KalaivanarArangam in Chennai today.

The objective of the Meet is to forge new partnerships… Read More