Tricity residents delighted on recent service charge notification

Chandigarh, January 3: Though people dining in city beautiful were no longer paying service charge, the restaurants and hotels were charging hefty amounts in adjoining cities. Customers felt cheated when they were forced to shell out money, especially for the service that was not up to their satisfaction. The recent notification

Making Chandigarh Polio Free

The Sub National Immunization Day Pulse Polio campaign covering high risk areas of Chandigarh is scheduled on 29th & 30th May 2016. In the two days activity as per the previous rounds, the children upto the age of 5years are given

Chandigarh admn slams reports, says not acting like moral policeman

The Chandigarh administration on Wednesday denied acting like a moral policeman or curbing the right of the citizens by trying to decide what they should wear while going to places, likes bars or discos. In a press release, Chandigarh Administration said that it has framed a policy “Controlling of Places of

Food dept tests Shahi Mutter Paneer at Stu C

The Health Department on Monday issued two food improvement notices to eateries located at Students' Centre, Panjab University, in Chandigarh. Food Safety Officer Bharat Kanojia on Monday inspected the various eateries and took five samples of Shahi Mutter Paneer, Rajmah, Channa, Vegetable Fried Rice and Papaya Shake. While the samples will

GMSH-16 gets digital X-ray machine

Adviser to the UT Administrator Vijay Dev, along with Anurag Agarwal, Home Secretary-cum Secretary-Health, on Friday inaugurated the digital X-ray machines installed at GMSH-16, Chandigarh. According to a press release, Vijay Dev appreciated the efforts of the Health Department of Chandigarh Administration in ensuring that all the government hospitals are

Vijay Dev launches ‘e-Awas’ portal for govt accommodation

Adviser to the UT Administrator Vijay Dev on Friday launched 'e-Awas,' an online accommodation management system portal at the UT Secretariat. The inauguration was done in the presence of senior officers namely, Anurag Agarwal, Home Secretary-cum-State Mission Director, Smart City, Dr. S B Deepak Kumar, Secretary (Upper) House Allotment Committee

Punjab & Haryana HC judge passes away

Punjab and Haryana High Court judge Justice Naresh Kumar Sanghi (61) died due to heart attack in Tirumala on Monday. According to report, Justice Sanghi was on pilgrimage to Tirupati Balaji temple in Andhra Pradesh. The report said he was on his way back to his room on Monday afternoon after

UT to issue occupation certificates to coop housing societies

The UT administration has decided to issue occupation and completion certificates to several cooperative house building societies in Sectors 48, 49, 50 and 51 after relaxing and charging the necessary compounding fee on minor violations made by them. A press release said this was decided in meeting of Finance Secretary-cum-Chief

SDM inspects 3 clinics in Chandigarh

Launching an inspection drive under Pre-Conception and Pre-Natal Diagnostic Techniques Act, 1994 (PCPNDT Act), Sub Divisional Magistrate (South) Kriti Garg along with a team of doctors, checked three clinics with ultrasound facility in in Chandigarh. While one was in Sector 21, two centres were in Sector 19, Chandigarh. No major violation