Literacy rate of the town is 87.27 percent. No railways or airport is available in the town. Gairsain is well connected by roads with all major cities in the state. [23] This place eventually began to be projected as the capital of the proposed state during the Uttarakhand state movement. Follow us for updates, Different Oxford jab dosing for tests and actual rollout in India, Karnataka medical staff wary of jab, raise concerns over lack of data, Centre taking up massive project to vaccinate nation: Harsh Vardhan. ", The notification by the governor of Uttarakhand Baby Rani Maurya dated June 8, 2020, stated, "The Governor is hereby pleased to give her assent for declaration of Bhararisen (Gairsain) in district Chamoli as summer capital of Uttarakhand.". [24] Taking these movements into consideration, the Uttarakhand government constituted the Dikshit Commission under the chairmanship of Justice V. Dixit, whose work was to carry out a study among various cities of Uttarakhand, in order to find the most suitable place for the capital of Uttarakhand. [42], Gairsain is situated at an elevation of 1650 metres, and as a result, the climate of the area is largely dependent on its high altitude. [25] A hunger strike, which lasted for 157 days, was organised in the year 1994 in order to pressurise the government to announce Gairsain as the capital of Uttarakhand. It is being considered as the future Permanent capital of Uttarakhand. In 1989, Dr. D.D. Gairsain is a town and Nagar Panchayat in Chamoli district and is situated at the eastern edge of the vast Dudhatoli mountain range, located almost at the centre of the state, at a distance of approximately 250 kilometres from Dehradun. wowrooms.co.in. The slope of the land in the lower regions or 'khet' is around 30 degrees while along the higher slopes it is around 40 degrees. There have also been plans to link Chaukhutia to Ramnagar with a Rail line,[53] which would be instrumental in bringing Gairsain on the Railway map. A day after Gairsain was made the summer capital of Uttarakhand, AICC general secretary Harish Rawat asked Chief Minister Trivendra Singh Rawat on Tuesday to … Due to rugged and hilly terrain of the area, creation of facilities and infrastructure matching to the stature of the capital such as health, education, roads, transport will be a challenge, said the residents of the hill state. CM Rawat made the announcement during the ongoing Budget session of the Uttarakhand Assembly at Gairsain. km, and the total population residing in the town is 7,138,[1] which gives it population density of 947.94 persons per square kilometer of area, which is greater than the state ratio of 189 people per square kilometer. The entire complex was proposed to be developed on the green city concept, which would be equipped with several modern facilities on its sprawling campus including "residential apartments and commercial complexes, dispensaries, and schools, besides parks and playgrounds for children and youth". A day after Gairsain was made the summer capital of Uttarakhand, AICC general secretary Harish Rawat asked Chief Minister Trivendra Singh Rawat on Tuesday to … The effectiveness of the rains is, among others, related to low temperature which means less evapotranspiration from the surrounding forests and vegetation cover – indicating that the soil moisture in the area is well preserved. [16], Gairsain remained under the sway of Parmar Rajputs of Garhwal during the Medivial period. One is the red soil found on the slopes and generally sandy is grayish brown when dry and reddish when moist. Dehradun City is a beautiful paradise located in Northern Lower Himalayan Mountain ranges. The state has two divisions—Garhwal and Kumaon—with 13 districts. In 1992, Uttarakhand Kranti Dal declared Gairsain as the capital of Uttarakhand. The King later married his only daughter to the prince and subsequently handed over his kingdom, the fortress town. Courtesy:- @thevacationboy *Please visit photographer's gallery for admire his/her work. The tourism business in Uttarakhand generated ₹ 23,000 crores during 2013-14.. Badrinath Valley, along the Alaknanda River, Uttarakhand. Disclaimer : We respect your thoughts and views! There are also many well known educational institutions and museums in the city. In 1839 the district of Garhwal came into existence after being separated from the Kumaon District. [13] The Katyuris were replaced by Chand Kings in Kumaon, while Garhwal was fragmented into several small principalities. The hill town of Gairsain in the hill district of Chamoli officially became the summer capital of Uttarakhand after the state Governor Baby Rani Maurya gave her assent to it on Monday, said officials. Dehradun (Uttarakhand) [India], January 6 (ANI): Uttarakhand's tableau representing 'Kedarkhand' has been selected for the Republic Day parade to be held on January 26 at Rajpath in the national capital. The nearest airport is Gauchar Airport, at Gauchar which is approximately 54 km.[41]. In 2000, the Uttarakhand Mahila Morcha took out a rally demanding Gairsain be made the state capital. Gairsain named Uttarakhand’s summer capital: All you need to know about the tehsil in Chamoli district Gairsain is a tehsil in Chamoli district and is located nearly 270 kilometres from Dehradun, which is the existing capital. Pant and Bipin Tripathi accepted Gairsain as the proposed capital of Uttarakhand. Uttarakhand was carved out as a separate state from Uttar Pradesh in 1998. Gairsain [ɡɛːrˈsɛːɳ] is the summer capital of the Indian state of Uttarakhand. [22] In 1919, this area came into prominence as a centre of political activity under the leadership of Anusuya Prasad Bahuguna, a leader who held public meetings against coolie-begar system. At the time of its establishment, the city was spread over an area of 7.53 sq. [34] Another session of the Uttarakhand Cabinet was held in Gairsain in 2017[35][36] and the following year, the state government decided to set up an integrated township at Bhararisain. On March 4, Uttarakhand's Chief Minister Trivendra Singh Rawat announced 'Gairsain' as their new summer capital. [54] In may 2019, the Ministry of Railways sanctioned the survey of a new railway track which would connect Gairsain with Tanakpur, Bageshwar, Chaukhutiya, and Karnaprayag. ", "Capital birth pangs: Can Gairsain bear the burden? Government is planning the development of an Airport at Chaukhutia, which is situated in Almora district at a distance of 35 km from Gairsain.[56][57]. Uttarakhand can be divided into several physiographic zones, all running parallel to each other from northwest to southeast. We, together have achieved the milestone, no one else could. km, and had a population of 7,138 according to the 2011 Census of India. As per reports, locals have been demanding to have a capital at Gairsain for a long time, a town which is nestled … According to an official release of the state … Posts about capital of uttarakhand written by Surender Singh Rawat (गैरसैंण) Statehood activists had long contended that Gairsain, a tehsil in Chamoli district, was best suited to be the capital of the mountainous state as it was a hilly region falling on the border of Kumaon and Garhwal regions. This means Uttarakhand will now get a permanent summer capital, two decades after it was carved out of Uttar Pradesh as a separate state. [48] In summers the maximum temperature is around 26 °C while the minimum temperature is around 16 °C. [48] Most of the rainfall occurs during the period between June to September when 70 to 80 percent of the annual precipitation is accounted for. In 1930 the civil disobedience movement was made one occasion for launching individual Satyagraha against British Government. Kanakpal and his descendants of Parmar dynasty, gradually conquered all the independent fortresses (Garhs) belonging to its 52 small chieftains, and ruled the whole of Garhwal Kingdom for the next 915 years, up to 1804 AD. The Baba died on the 38th day after undertaking a “fast unto death” for the sake of a long pending peoples� demand to declare Gairsain as the permanent capital of Uttaranchal. A session of Uttarakhand Legislative Assembly was held on 17 and 18 November 2016 for the first time in the newly constructed, grand Uttarakhand Legislative Assembly building at Bhararisain, some 14 km away from Gairsain. Even when Uttarakhand was carved out as a separate state from Uttar Pradesh on November 9, 2000, statehood activists had contended that Gairsain was best suited to be the capital of the mountainous state since it was between both Kumaon and Garhwal regions. According to tradition, the name Gairsain is derived from the Garhwali words; Gair (गैर) meaning 'at some depth' and Sain (सैण) meaning 'rolling plains', referring to the somewhat flat land at some depth in otherwise hilly terrain. For any emergency during Lockdown,please call at Disaster Control Room - 1077,0135-2726066,2626066 Gairsain: Twenty years after Uttarakhand was granted statehood, an announcement was made in the state assembly on Wednesday to make Gairsain its summer capital. (Photo/ANI) Dehradun (Uttarakhand) [India], January 6 (ANI): Uttarakhand's tableau representing 'Kedarkhand' has been selected for the Republic Day parade to be held on January 26 at Rajpath in the national capital. Gairsain [ɡɛːrˈsɛːɳ] is the summer capital of the Indian state of Uttarakhand. Both these regions have scintillating views and sceneries. However, plans to build an airstrip were announced by the then CM Vijay Bahuguna in the year 2012. Uttarakhand, located in the northern part of India, shares its borders with Nepal, Tibet, Uttar Pradesh and Himachal Pradesh. Dehradun is the capital of Uttarakhand and is well known for its scenic grandeur and beautiful surroundings. 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Gairsain is also the headquarter of the Gairsain Tehsil – one of the six district subdivisions of Chamoli district. DEHRADUN (Uttarakhand): Uttarakhand Chief Minister Trivendra Singh Rawat Wednesday announced that Gairsain will be the summer capital of the state, partially fulfilling the demand of the hill people to make it the permanent capital. Dehradun is known as the Education hub of Uttarakhand. Last Updated: 08th June 2020 08:06 PM Flanked by river Ganga on the east and Yamuna on the west, Tula’s … Its capital is the northwestern city of Dehra Dun. 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