Breaking News

Chief Minister blames BJP for playing divisive politics Chief Minister blames BJP for playing divisive politics Himachal Pradesh Chief Minister Mr. Virbhadra Singh turned table on opposition BJP today indicating that he was implicated in false cases on behest of its leaders. Mr. Singh who was addressing a public gathering in his assembly segment in this district alleged that BJP leaders of this hill state had always indulged in playing divisive politics. Charging saffron party for tactic he said that its leaders were trying to implicate him in false cases. Expressing confidence that recent CBI probe would not damage him at all stating that rather than harming his reputation these cases made me stronger, octogenarian leader asserted. ”I am sure that propaganda and cheap tactics would not last longer as truth prevails in the end” he said adding that citizens of this nation are well educated and would not become an easy prey of such tactics. Advising BJP leaders to shun mean character assassination Mr. Singh said they should accept the truth that incumbent congress rule is committed for all-round and speedy development of the entire state. Chief minister charged that his government had lodged cases against State Cricket Association led by BJP member of Lok Sabha from Hamirpur Mr. Anurag Thakur as during last BJP rule valuable land worth crores of rupees was handed over to the cricket body to raise five star hotels and cricket stadium at Dharamsala. Mr. Singh said that this land was shown barren after axing hundreds of trees standing on it. Overnight HPCA was converted to a company comprising of 25 members most of them are kith and kin of the former Chief Minsiter Prem Kumar Dhumal. He has demanded that HPCA should be registered under the co-operative act.

Six boys of Lawrence School scaled Mount Everest

Six boys of Lawrence School in the picturesque Kasauli hills captured the Mount Everest, the highest mountain peak in the world (29,028 feet), school officials said.

Those who scaled the peak were Guribadat Singh, Prithvi Singh, Ajay Sohal, Shubham, Fateh Singh and Raghav Juneja. They are in the age group of 15 to 17. Youngest climber Raghav reached the summit at around 0700hrs. Two hours later, Fateh scaled the summit successfully. Guribadat followed at around 1230hrs. However, Hakikat Singh had to be held back after climbing 27,600 feet as there was some problem with his oxygen cylinder.

School officials said before scaling the Mt Everest, the boys underwent basic and advanced courses in the Himalayan Mountaineering Institute in Darjeeling.

During the training besides capturing two major peaks in the Kanchenjunga area, they were given high-altitude training in the Ladakh region of Jammu and Kashmir where temperatures normally hovers 25 degrees Celsius below the freezing point.

They also underwent a cycling expedition in the Thar deserts, where they peddled more than 1,000 km in nine days.

It was followed by high altitude training at over 6,000 m in temperatures as low as minus 25 degrees Celsius in Ladakh.

Related News

No Responses

Leave a Reply
    May 24, 2013 - 06:39 PM

    Well done sanarians,
    we are proud of you.
    Keep it up always.


Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

Copyrıght 2015 All RIGHTS RESERVED.