Jai Ram Thakur

Respect mandate, going to hand over my resignation to governor: Himachal CM

The Congress appeared to be heading to achieve a majority in Himachal Pradesh as it surged ahead of the BJP, winning 16 seats and leading in 23 others.

published on : 8th December 2022

INTERVIEW| Modi factor will work for BJP: Himachal CM

Jai Ram Thakur says AAP not a challenger in poll, but admits that rebels are a concern for saffron party.

published on : 8th November 2022

Himachal Pradesh: On eve of PM’s Mandi visit, BJP grapples with rebels

The district with 10 Assembly segments is a BJP stronghold. However, in the other eight seats, it is a tough call for the ruling party which in the 2017 polls, had all the seats in its kitty.

published on : 5th November 2022

Himachal Assembly begins debate on no-confidence motion against BJP government 

Starting the debate on the second day of the ongoing monsoon session, Leader of Opposition Mukesh Agnihotri said the law and order situation in the state has deteriorated under the BJP govt.

published on : 11th August 2022

Opposition gives no-confidence notice against Himachal government, debate on Thursday

The notice was given by 22 Congress MLAs and the lone CPM legislator, said Speaker Vipin Parmar, who allowed the notice.

published on : 10th August 2022

'Restore plaque declaring Sonia laid Atal Tunnel's foundation stone': Congress' ultimatum to Himachal government

In a press statement issued here Sunday, Himachal Pradesh Congress president Pratibha Singh said Gandhi had laid the foundation stone of the tunnel on June 23, 2010.

published on : 10th July 2022

‘AAP is hype, Congress fighting for its survival: Jai Ram Thakur

Peace, prospertiy and performance are BJP’s mantra in the assembly elections, says Himachal CM Jai Ram Thakur

published on : 7th June 2022

PM Modi arrives in Shimla for rally, releases 11th installment of Kisan Samman Nidhi

Following his arrival at the Mall Road in the Himachal Pradesh capital, Modi, accompanied by Chief Minister Jai Ram Thakur, walked to the venue of the rally in Ridge Maidan around 11.30 pm.

published on : 31st May 2022

CBI to probe paper leak of police constables' recruitment test: Himachal Pradesh CM Jai Ram Thakur

In a hurriedly called press conference, Chief Minister Jai Ram Thakur said the state government has decided to hand over the probe into the case to the CBI.

published on : 17th May 2022

Himachal: Written exam to recruit cops countermanded as reports of paper leak surface

This is for the second time within three years that the state government has nullified the examination to select constables.

published on : 6th May 2022

Himachal examining concept of Uniform Civil Code, open to implementing it, says CM Thakur

Thakur who was in the national capital said, "UCC is a good step and good start. We will examine the outcome of UCC in other states and then make a decision."

published on : 25th April 2022

Himachal CM announces sops, including discount for women in buses, with an eye on polls

The Assembly Elections in Himachal Pradesh will be held in November 2022.

published on : 15th April 2022

Himachal Day: CM announces 50 per cent bus fare relaxation for women, free power up to 125 units to all

The CM said that the women on the whole will save up to about Rs 60 crore with the 50 per cent discount on HRTC bus fare.

published on : 15th April 2022

Don't fall in BJP trap: Manish Sisodia to people after Himachal CM Jai Ram Thakur announces free power, water

Himachal CM Jai Ram Thakur announced his government has decided to provide free power up to 125 units and waive water bills in rural areas.

published on : 15th April 2022

All Himachalis evacuated from war-torn Ukraine: CM Jai Ram Thakur

They have been evacuated through special flights from the neighbouring countries of Ukraine as the airspace over the war-torn country has been closed for civil flights, he added.

published on : 14th March 2022

Budget 2022: Himachal govt announces to reduce age limit for pension from 70 yrs to 60 yrs 

The MLALAD fund has been increased by Rs 20 lakh in the Budget, which is the last one before the next Assembly elections scheduled to be held in December.

published on : 4th March 2022

198 people from Himachal Pradesh evacuated from Ukraine so far: CM Jai Ram Thakur

Himachal Pradesh Chief Minister Jai Ram Thakur said 53 students from the state are still stuck in Ukraine's Kharkiv.

published on : 3rd March 2022

Himachal Pradesh CM Jai Ram Thakur launches Zero Budget Natural Farming project to promote organic farming

The chief minister said the state needs to follow Prime Minister Narendra Modi's vision to increase agriculture produce and the income of farmers by the year 2022.

published on : 29th January 2018