Category Archives: Editorials

50 Years of Himachal Pradesh – From Tribal Fiefdoms to Full Statehood

By | January 25, 2021

Writer: Anurag Garg (Assistant Commissioner, State Tax, Govt of HP) Himachal Pradesh is set to complete 50 years as a full-fledged state on January 25 2021. Situated in the Western Himalayas, it is one of the eleven mountain states and is characterized by an extreme landscape featuring several peaks and extensive river systems. Present-day Himachal… Read More »

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Solar pumps irrigation schemes proving beneficial to farmers of state

By | January 2, 2021

The state government has taken several steps to achieve the Prime Minister’s goal of doubling farmers’ income by 2022. Every possible effort is being made by the state government to strengthen the economy of farmers and horticulturist. For which modern technologies and innovation are being used in agriculture sector. To make water accessible in every… Read More »

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State Government giving thrust to make Himachal investor friendly state

By | January 2, 2021

The State Government is committed towards sustainable development of the State and is making all out efforts to strengthen the industries sector, as industry plays a pivotal role in the sustainable development. To make Himachal an ideal destination for investment, the State Government is ensuring balanced growth of industrial and service sectors. State government is… Read More »

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Efforts of State Government succeed in saving Golden Mahseer from brink of extinction

By | January 2, 2021

State Government through its conservation plan launched to save endangered Golden Mahseer from the brink of extinction has succeeded in improving the status of this specie in the rivers and reservoirs of Himachal Pradesh. Golden Mahseer also known as the “‘tigers of the water” nearly about to extinct in country have suffered stern population declines… Read More »

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Efforts of State Government strengthens Agriculture Sector

By | December 11, 2020

Agriculture has a major contribution in economy of the State. About 90 percent population of the state is residing in rural areas, out of which 62 percent are associated with agriculture activities and are dependent on agriculture for living.  Agriculture and allied sectors contribute about 12.73 percent in state’s gross domestic income, due to which the… Read More »

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Solar pumps irrigation schemes proving beneficial to farmers of state

By | December 11, 2020

The state government has taken several steps to achieve the Prime Minister’s goal of doubling farmers’ income by 2022. Every possible effort is being made by the state government to strengthen the economy of farmers and horticulturist. For which modern technologies and innovation are being used in agriculture sector. To make water accessible in every… Read More »

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State Government determined for socio-economic development of fishermen

By | December 11, 2020

State Government is determined for socio-economic development of fishermen, earning their livelihood through Govind Sagar reservoir on river Sutlej.  About 500 metric tonnes production output would be added in the state’s fish basket through Govind Sagar Reservoir, during the current year, which would provide improved income to 3963 fishermen, 2169 License Holders belonging to 34… Read More »

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State Government giving thrust to make Himachal investor friendly state

By | December 11, 2020

The State Government is committed towards sustainable development of the State and is making all out efforts to strengthen the industries sector, as industry plays a pivotal role in the sustainable development. To make Himachal an ideal destination for investment, the State Government is ensuring balanced growth of industrial and service sectors. State government is… Read More »

Category: Editorials