The matter was brought to the notice of the government by a local NGO, which had alleged that the then Congress government extended undue benefits to the contractor who was awarded the project. Not that I […], It was aloo paranthas topped with dollops of delicious (cholesterol-enriched?)

PANCHKULA: While Panchkula residents are already facing a water crisis, there is another bad news for them. […], If you are not in a mood for adventure yet would like to spend some time alone with your maker, the short walk to the Mandhana cliff-top is an ideal choice. Mr. Bateson, Civil Surgeon, Ambala toured the area of Mani Majra and the villages around it in 1868 and concluded in his report to the Deputy Commissioner Captain Tigre that there was some correlation of dependence on Ghaggar waters with the incidence of these diseases. We had reached our friends’ rather tastefully kept home at Panchkula the previous night and I had the […], A glass of sweet ‘lassi’ (buttermilk) awaited me as I turned into the lane for King Uncle’s house and headed for the majestic palms that make his house stand out in an otherwise nondescript small-town locality. As per experts, the demand for water had increased to 5-6 MGD, but the supply has not been increased proportionately. Interestingly, Ghaggar water was initially associated with the high prevalence of goitre and disease of the spleen as also fever and poor health.

We have created a browser extension. While driving towards Mandhana along the major district road to Nahan you cannot possibly miss the prominent sign post of the Green Park Resort […], Karoh (Kroh) Peak at 1467 metres is the highest peak of the Morni hill range of Haryana. A 700 metre long and 34 metre high earth-fill dam has been constructed on Kaushalya, a tributary of Ghaggar river by the Haryana Government at a cost of Rs. How the powerhouse couple is gearing up to move back to their $4m Park Avenue pad, collect pricey artwork and reclaim their socialite status - but insiders say they're in for a rude awakening, Part of the Daily Mail, The Mail on Sunday & Metro Media Group, PUNJABI TADKA: CAG blasts Vadra for land deals. Published: 19:10 EST, 28 March 2015 | Updated: 21:11 EST, 28 March 2015. The Tribune has two sister publications, Punjabi Tribune (in Punjabi) and Dainik Tribune (in Hindi). Col.Gillespie rose to fame with his daring cavalry charge at the head of the Light Dragoons in July 1806 from Arcot to Vellore […], During the Gurkha invasion of the Hill States, Morni fort was taken by Gouree Sah,  a  Chhetri-Rajput, a hill tribe from Pyuthan in South West Nepal.Pyuthan was one of the 24 small kingdoms in the Chaubisi Rajya confederation in the vicinity of the Gandaki river. It is an important wetland that is home of many endangered migratory birds. Nearly Rs 217 crore was spent on the project, which was supposed to be completed at Rs 51 crore initially. The dam has been an eye of a storm ever since the new government came into existence in Haryana. The Irrigation Department had sanctioned the Kaushalya Dam in 2005 but the work on it started only in 2008.

"Its nice and many people came here for walking and jogging" "Its nice and many people came here for walking and jogging" Reservoir in Pinjore… Designed and Developed by: Grazitti Interactive, Book Creative Commons Attribution-Share Alike 4.0 As the water level has touched the ‘dead-storage’ mark, the Irrigation Department of Haryana is not supplying water to the Haryana Urban Development Authority (HUDA), which is looking after the distribution of water in Panchkula. [6] AMUL butter for breakfast! This page was last edited on 26 October 2020, at 18:42. Blame it on farm fires. A.C.C. Classifieds, Indian applicants lose case over admissions at Harvard, Speak for farmers: Randhawa to Sunny Deol, Lt Gen Harinder Singh takes over as Commandant of Indian Military Academy, Operations to resume in Punjab after tracks cleared: Rlys, Gangster Vikas Dubey case: IPS officer suspended, Congress refuses to comment on Obama statement; party leaders target former US president, Rishi Sunak lights up Downing Street with Diwali decorations, At Ayodhya Deepotsav, grandeur of 'treta yug' comes alive, Gurmeet Choudhary donates plasma to help COVID-19 patients, Diljit Dosanjh on why 'Suraj Pe Mangal Bhari' creates history, HCQ holds promise of Covid prevention, finds PGI study, Biden likely to give India more strategic space, Plasma treatment can quickly kill Covid virus on surfaces. The Masoompur fort is set on a small mud hillock and it overlooks the sharp ravines to its south that break into the plains beyond. Kaushalya Barrage on Kaushalya Reservoir Lake. A lake has been created upstream of the dam that is expected to recharge the ground water and attract bird life. A dam on Ghaggar was first conceived by the British in the mid 19th century to supply water to Ambala Cantonment. I use WIKI 2 every day and almost forgot how the original Wikipedia looks like. This file contains additional information such as Exif metadata which may have been added by the digital camera, scanner, or software program used to create or digitize it. [7], The Government of Haryana built this dam for providing 40 cusecs or 25 MGD (million gallons per day) of raw water to Panchkula city,[6] recharge ground water, check flash floods, promote tourism and fisheries in reservoir area. An audit, conducted by Comptroller and Auditor General of India, has revealed that the state government spent Rs 51.37 crore to construct Kaushalya Dam, but it has inflated the value of construction up to Rs 217 crore. It will enhance any encyclopedic page you visit with the magic of the WIKI 2 technology.
PANCHKULA: While Panchkula residents are already facing a water crisis, there is another bad news for them. Origin and route. I had actually managed to start dot on time at 7:30 AM. We had somehow managed to resurrect the […], It was 7:35 AM when the phone chimed softly on receiving an urgent SMS. We […], The discovery of leopard pugmarks near the watering hole atop the hill at Mandana had excited me no end and I was sure that I was destined to encounter my spotted friend on my very next trip, provided I dared to venture deep enough into the forest. Why not be the first to send us your thoughts, The Tribune, the largest selling English daily in North India, publishes news and views without any bias or prejudice of any kind. The water supply from Kaushalya Dam in Pinjore to Panchkula has also stopped. The ‘Doc’ had lost 25 pounds since our last misadventure with […], ‘Will these trees do well in Morni?’ I asked the dignified fauji owner of the beautiful nursery at the foot of the Morni hills.