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The state legislative assembly building in Gairsain, the recently announced summer capital of Uttarakhand.(Kalyan Das/HT PHOTO)

Uttarakhand commission recommends masterplan for summer capital Gairsain

Hindustan Times, Dehradun | By Neeraj Santoshi
PUBLISHED ON AUG 15, 2020 01:01 PM IST
Garsain was one of the areas in the hill district of Chamoli which saw significant migration of locals to other states.
A boatman makes his way through partially frozen water of Dal Lake on a cold morning in Srinagar, Jammu and Kashmir. (Photo by Waseem Andrabi/ Hindustan Times)(HT Photo)
A boatman makes his way through partially frozen water of Dal Lake on a cold morning in Srinagar, Jammu and Kashmir. (Photo by Waseem Andrabi/ Hindustan Times)(HT Photo)

Dal Lake freezes as Kashmir records coldest night in 11 years at -6.8 degress

Srinagar | By Press Trust of India
UPDATED ON DEC 25, 2018 06:40 PM IST
The official said Qazigund — the gateway town to the Valley — in south Kashmir recorded a low of minus 5.2C, while the nearby Kokernag town registered a low of minus 5.3C last night.
The event will commemorate Baba Bhalku, an illiterate shepherd who guided and helped the British in construction of the train’s track.(HT File)
The event will commemorate Baba Bhalku, an illiterate shepherd who guided and helped the British in construction of the train’s track.(HT File)

Shimla toy train to host literary symposium on the go today

Hindustan Times, Shimla | By Gaurav Bisht
UPDATED ON AUG 19, 2018 05:31 PM IST
The journey will begin at 10.25 am today and will witness participation of 30 writers.
Ahead of the 2017 assembly polls, the BJP had promised that Gairsain, a town and nagar panchayat in Chamoli district, would be made the summer capital.(HT File Photo)
Ahead of the 2017 assembly polls, the BJP had promised that Gairsain, a town and nagar panchayat in Chamoli district, would be made the summer capital.(HT File Photo)

Integrated township project, step towards Gairsain as summer capital

Hindustan Times, Dehradun | By Deep Joshi
PUBLISHED ON JUL 25, 2018 10:17 PM IST
More than a year after the ruling BJP promised that Gairsain would be made Uttarakhand’s summer capital, the state government has decided to set up an integrated township a few km away at Bharari-sain
Uttarakhand Kranti Dal president Diwakar Bhatt in Haridwar.(RAMESHWAR GAUR/HT PHOTO)
Uttarakhand Kranti Dal president Diwakar Bhatt in Haridwar.(RAMESHWAR GAUR/HT PHOTO)

Kranti Dal wants Garisain as permanent, not summer capital

Hindustan Times, Haridwar | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON APR 29, 2018 10:14 PM IST
To press for its demand, the Uttarakhand Kranti Dal has decided to launch a drive from next month.
Most people in this picturesque valley in Chamoli have lost hope that Gairsain will ever be declared permanent capital.(HT File)
Most people in this picturesque valley in Chamoli have lost hope that Gairsain will ever be declared permanent capital.(HT File)

‘They came here for picnic... will never declare Gairsain as capital’

Hindustan Times | By Deep Joshi, Gairsain
PUBLISHED ON MAR 30, 2018 10:30 PM IST
Highlanders have long been demanding that Gairsain, the state’s centrally located hill town, should be its permanent capital. They feel that such an arrangement, if realised, would pave the way for development in the long-neglected hill districts
A view of Uttarakhand assembly building in Gairsain.(HT Photo)
A view of Uttarakhand assembly building in Gairsain.(HT Photo)

Congress, BJP speak the same words: ‘We never promised permanent capital at Gairsain’

Hindustan Times | By Deep Joshi
PUBLISHED ON MAR 30, 2018 10:16 PM IST
State BJP chief Ajay Bhatt denies that his party had promised commissioning Gairsain as Uttarakhand’s permanent capital
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