Punjab base power tariff still lowest in North, except HP: Govt

DW BUREAU / Chandigarh Besides capping industrial power at Rs. 5/unit and offering agriculture power free of cost, Punjab continues to provide domestic power to consumers at the lowest base rate (minus taxes) in the northern region, barring Himachal Pradesh, Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh said on Tuesday, while directing officials to explore the possibility […]

Dadupur Nalvi canal issue dominates Haryana Assy

DW BUREAU / Chandigarh The shelving of the DadupurNalvi canal scheme dominated the second day proceedings of the Haryana Assembly today, with the BJP government accusing the previous Congress dispensation for making the irrigation project “unfeasible”. However, opposition parties, the Congress and the INLD, stepped up their attack against the treasury benches for scrapping the […]