Prime Minister Modi” Celebrates Diwali at China Border And Connects Nation With Soldiers
P M Narendra Modi celebrates Diwali with jawans, people, near India-China border in Himachal Pradesh
The Prime Minister Of India Narendra Modi, today visited Sumdo near the India-China border, in Kinnaur district of Himachal Pradesh, to celebrate Diwali with the jawans.
He interacted with jawans from the ITBP and the Indian Army, and offered sweets to them.
Addressing the jawans, he said he had been visiting armed forces personnel every year on Diwali since 2001.
He mentioned the tremendous response from people across the country, to his appeal for sending messages to soldiers as part of the #Sandesh2Soldiers campaign.
The Prime Minister said that giving One Rank One Pension @Rs 10 K Crores to ex-servicemen was a promise that he had made, and he was happy that he had been able to fulfil it.
The Chief of Army Staff, Gen. Dalbir Singh, was present on the occasion.
While returning from Sumdo, the Prime Minister halted briefly at a nearby village – Chango. He exchanged Diwali greetings, interacted with the people there, and offered sweets to children.
[Hamirpur,HP] Hamir Pur Received Son Of Its Soil Anurag Thakur -The New BCCI Chief
The newly appointed BCCI chief and BJP MP Anurag Thakur was accorded a warm reception on his arrival at his parliamentary constituency
Speaking at the Bachat Bhawan Anurag Thakur thanked the people of the constituency for electing him thrice to Lok Sabha and also helped him in his cricketing career.
Thakur said as BCCI chief, his endeavor would be to promote all types of sports in India and that Himachal Pradesh would get its adequate share.
He said that he would ensure that India achieved top positions in all formats of games and “best among best would be chosen to represent the country.
[Chandigarh]Narrow Gauge Train Deraild near Kalka,Two Foreigner Tourists Killed,Inquiry Is Ordered
Two persons are feared dead and at least five others injured after a narrow gauge train derailed near Kalka this afternoon,
“The accident occurred when the train was about 3.5km away from Kalka. The accident site falls in Himachal Pradesh.
This chartered train, with four bogies, was hired by tourists. It met with the accident on the Kalka-Shimla rail tracks.
“One and half coaches derailed Injured Are Taken To PGI Chandigarh For Treatment
The Kalka-Shimla Railway is a narrow gauge service which mainly covers the mountainous route from Kalka to Shimla.
[Shimla] Himachal Pradesh Police in Association with PWD today Launched ‘Road Accident Data Management System’.With a view to ensure road safety and reduce the number of accidents,
“The system would go a long way in reducing the number of accidents as well as the casualties,” IG (headquarter) Zahur Ali Haider Zaidi said.
The basic idea behind this system is to collect accurate data and analysis to understand the problem and rectification,” he said.
RADMS, part of World Bank’s funded road project, has been implemented in Shimla and Mandi district on pilot basis.
A workshop was organised under the chairmanship of Transport Minister G.S. Bali on the occasion in which several state government officials spoke about road safety.