SC warned Uttarakhand govt that any other attempt of frivolous litigation in this court may be visited with penalisation of the officers responsible for sanctioning.
With 23 deaths reported on Tuesday, the toll in rain-related incidents across Uttarakhand since Monday has risen to 28.
Director General of Police Ashok Kumar further informed that the water level in the nearby Kosi river rose significantly blocking the route to the resort.
The Badrinath National Highway in Chamoli district has also been completely blocked due to debris at seven places following incessant rains over the last 48 hours, the district administration said.
Uttarakhand has around 4.5 lakh farmers growing fruits, vegetables, flowers and other produce which come under the ambit of horticulture in about 2.96 lakh hectares.
The state government is also contemplating merging 1,500 schools with other schools.
Accordingly, the Police Department has forwarded a two-page proposal to the government to amend the state’s anti-conversion law on the line of that for Uttar Pradesh.
State Chief Secretary SS Sandhu said, 'for the first time, suggestions have been invited from the stakeholders to formulate 'User Friendly' policy for mining'.
Out of the total Rs 937 crore allocated for the financial year 2020-21, only Rs 263.667 has been allocated to deal with natural disasters.
CM Pushkar Singh Dhami said that Uttarakhand will observe a one-day state mourning on Sunday on the death of the veteran BJP leader.
The partners in the two pathology labs have got stay from the Uttarakhand High Court on their arrests with a condition to cooperate in the ongoing investigation.
In the initial phase, 1,032 children have been chosen by the state government for providing benefits.
The court directed the government to implement laws regarding littering and spitting strictly.
The HC had taken notice of the issue of medical interns in the state being paid the lowest monthly stipend in the country.
Uttarakhand government at present imposes Rs 19 per litre VAT on petrol and Rs 10 per litre of the same on diesel.