Haryana

Himachal Governor inaugurates Annual Red Cross Mela-2011

Himachal Governor inaugurates Annual Red Cross Mela-2011

Shimla: Smt. Urmila Singh, Governor Himachal Pradesh inaugurated the Annual Red Cross Mela-2011 organised by Himachal Pradesh Red Cross Hospital Welfare Section, Shimla here today.
Governor lauded the role of Red Cross Society, which was rendering yeoman service towards the cause of suffering humanity. She stressed upon the need to expand the activities of Red Cross in rural areas of the State. She also appealed to the people to donate liberally towards Red Cross Societies.
A colourful cultural programme was also presented by the artistes of Information and Public Relations Department and AIDS Control Society, Shimla.
Smt. Mallika Nadda, Member of the Section welcomed the Governor on the occasion.
Earlier, Governor also visited the stalls put up by various departments, organizations and association.
Dr. D.S. Manhas, Director General of Police, Shri Bhim Sen, Chief Information Commissioner, Smt. Anita Tegta, Secretary to Governor, Smt. Roopa Sharma, Smt. Bindal, Smt. Bragta, Shri Sonal Agnihotri, S.P., Shimla, office bearers of Managing Committee of Indian Red Cross Society, Members and office bearers of H.P. Red Cross Hospital Welfare Section were present on the occasion.

More in Haryana

  • Therapies make positive impact on Parkinson’s disease

    Therapies make positive impact on Parkinson’s disease Something positive seems to be coming out for people suffering from Parkinson’s disease. A latest report by International Stem Cell Corporation says that company’s therapies seem to have impacted the subjects.   This is among the most important things to have happened when it comes...

  • NDMA holds Inception Workshop on National School Safety Project

    The Inception Workshop on National School Safety Programme – A demonstration project of NDMA was launched today. This is consequent upon the approval of Government conveyed in June 2011 is a historic step which will result in safe schools in India. The Inception Workshop aims at discussing the implementation roadmap of various...

  • cracks over 24 crore Kaithal overbridge

    Kaithal: Rs 24 crore Kaithal overbridge  inaugurated by Chief Minister Bhupinder Singh Hooda here yesterday in the presence of  PWD Minister Randeep Singh Surjewala and MP Naveen Jindal have developed cracks in the top bitumen concrete layer. The contractor has started immediate repair work to rectify the defects in the cracked portion ...

  • Haryana: Mango Fair begins at Pinjore

    Chandigarh: Two-day long 20th Mango Mela (Fair), organised by the tourism and horticulture departments of Haryana state,...

  • Devotees flock to Maa Bala Sundari Temple, Trilokpur in Himachal

    Nahan: The ancient temple and famous shrine Maa Bala Sundari Trilokpur in Himachal has set a record...

  • Himachali Poacher Killed, two Haryana officials injured in encounter

    Nahan: An encounter between the poachers and wild life guards of Haryana wild life department lead to killing of alleged poacher Raj Pal Singh (28) of Kishan Pura village in Paonta sahib and the injury to two wild life guards of Haryana. As per as the information a group of poachers from...

  • Youth found murdered in Hisar

    Chandigarh: A 27-year-old labor was found murdered by strangulation here in village Durjanpur 30km far from Hisar. Deceased identified as Suresh Kumar, who was labor by profession. Police has registered a case under section 302 on unidentified person, on the complaint of deceased brother Ramesh Kumar. According to information Suresh during night...

  • 6,2OO players to participate in 24th Haryana State Games

    Chandigarh:  As many as 6,2OO players and technical officials in 29 sports disciplines would participate in four day long 24th Haryana State Games, said Haryana Olympic Association (HOA) president Mr P.V. Rathee while addressing a press conference at Faridabad today. Haryana Chief Minister Mr Bhupinder Singh Hooda would open the prestigious state...