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NRIs play pivotal role in strengthening UP’s economy: Sidharth Nath

Lucknow, Nov 14 (UNI) Uttar Pradesh MSME, Investment and Export Minister Sidharth Nath Singh here said Non-resident Indians play an important role in strengthening the economy of the state.

After a review meeting at the NRI department, Mr Singh here on Thursday said a list of NRIs should be made. He said for convenience of NRIs, a web portal displaying information and services should also be formed. He said government schemes should be displayed on web portal also.

He said Yogi Adityanath government was promoting tourism and investment for foreigners as well as NRIs. He said several facilities will be provided to NRI interested in investment in the region.

UP minister said tourism should be promoted on a large scale as it will generate more employment opportunities. He said attractive tourist packages should be propagated for tourists.

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HP CM dedicates developmental projects worth Rs 44 cr in Shimla Rural

HP CM dedicates developmental projects worth Rs 44 cr in Shimla Rural

09 Jul 2020 | 3:49 PM

Shimla, Jul (UNI) Chief Minister Jai Ram Thakur on Thursday laid foundation stones for developmental projects worth about Rs 44 crore in Shimla Rural Vidhan Sabha area of the district through video conferencing.

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Nadaun Police Station ranks among best police stations in India: HP CM

09 Jul 2020 | 3:46 PM

Shimla, Jul 9(UNI) Chief Minister Jai Ram Thakur on Thursday congratulated the state police in general and Nadaun Police Station of district Hamirpur in particular for being ranked as one of the best police stations of the country and the best in the state.

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Youth killed in clash b/w 2 families over land in Anantnag

09 Jul 2020 | 3:43 PM

Anantnag, Jul 9 (UNI) A youth was killed in a scuffle between two families over a piece of land in Kokernag in this south Kashmir on Thursday, official sources said.

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Crime rate declined 3 75 pc in first half of 2020 in Haryana: DGP

09 Jul 2020 | 3:42 PM

Chandigarh, Jul 9 (UNI) Haryana Director General of Police (DGP) Manoj Yadava on Thursday said the number of heinous crimes, including murder, attempt to murder, dacoity, robbery, kidnapping for ransom in Haryana, declined 3.75 per cent in the first half of 2020.

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Wanted miscreant held in UP's Sultanpur

09 Jul 2020 | 3:40 PM

Sultanpur, Jul 9 (UNI) A wanted miscreant, carrying a reward of Rs 25,000 on his head was arrested following an encounter in this Uttar Pradesh district, police said on Thursday.

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