Tirath Singh Rawat

COVID crisis: Punjab seeks increase in oxygen quota as Modi calls up four more CMs

The PM has been speaking to state chief ministers and lieutenant governors of union territories for the last few days to assess the pandemic situation and offer suggestions. 

published on : 10th May 2021

PM Modi speaks to Tirath to assess COVID situation in Uttarakhand 

A total of 8,390 people had tested positive for coronavirus on Saturday while 118 more people succumbed to the infection.

published on : 9th May 2021

Chardham Yatra postponed in view of rising COVID-19 cases: Uttarakhand CM Tirath Singh Rawat

Uttarakhand CM Tirath Singh Rawat said conducting the Chardham Yatra amid the raging COVID pandemic is not possible.

published on : 29th April 2021

A coloniser by any other name

As a study in contrast, he suggested America, so powerful, so much in the forefront of medical services, the country which ruled India for 200 years yet failing to control coronavirus.

published on : 18th April 2021

No comparison between Markaz, Kumbh: Uttarakhand Chief Minister

Markaz was in a closed hall. All the people slept in a single hall with close contacts. They shared blankets. On the contrary, there are 16 ghats in Kumbh, Rawat said while briefing the media persons.

published on : 14th April 2021

Love jihad not as big a problem in Uttarakhand as in other states: CM Tirath Singh Rawat

Speaking at a meeting of the Vishwa Hindu Parishad's Margdarshak Mandal here, Rawat said he had recently held a meeting with officials to find out how prevalent the practice is in the hill state.

published on : 10th April 2021

Centre provides two choppers, NDRF team to combat Uttarakhand wildfires

The development came after Uttarakhand Chief Minister Tirath Singh Rawat spoke to union home minister Amit Shah. 

published on : 4th April 2021

Uttarakhand CM Tirath Singh Rawat recovers from COVID-19

Rawat had tested positive for COVID-19 on March 22 and had been in self-isolation since then.

published on : 4th April 2021

Mahakumbh 2021 begins in Haridwar with Covid guidelines

The mela area has 11,700 toilets, 6,674 urinals, 157.65 kilometres of roads, a 159-bed hospital with requisite medical staff and various other arrangements including a surveillance system.

published on : 1st April 2021

The political denim generation gap

Many of them therefore had faulty or no education this partly explains why they treat Hindi as an instrument of defiance and defence instead of the easy-going lingua franca it can be.

published on : 28th March 2021

Uttarakhand BJP considers bringing forward 2022 Assembly elections

Assembly elections in Uttarakhand, scheduled in March 2022, may be advanced to August this year, according to sources in the state government and the BJP.

published on : 25th March 2021

Uttarakhand Chief Minister Tirath Singh Rawat tests positive for Covid-19

The chief minister took to Twitter to inform the people about his COVID-19 test report and said he has tested positive for the pandemic but he is alright and has no complications.

published on : 22nd March 2021

Uttarakhand CM Tirath Singh Rawat blames people for not 'producing' enough children

He said that the government provided 5kg per person and those with 20 children got a quintal (100kgs) of ration during pandemic times. 

published on : 21st March 2021

Uttarakhand CM Tirath Singh Rawat 'apologises' but says wearing torn jeans not right

But at the same time, he repeated his objection to ripped jeans, saying he has no problem with jeans with but wearing "torn" ones is "not right".

published on : 19th March 2021

'Ripped jeans' remark not being presented in full context: Uttarakhand CM Tirath Singh Rawat's wife

In a statement through a video, Rawat's wife Rashmi Tyagi said that the entire context in which he made the comment is not being described.

published on : 19th March 2021
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