Staff Writer

Staff Writer

The PinkCity Post is Jaipur's only digital newspaper in English. We extensively cover local communities, Jaipur tourism, real estate, education, politics and much more. The site is edited by Nitesh Kumar Sharma who has nine years of experience working with a national daily in Jaipur. Email a story to Nitesh: editor@pinkcitypost.com

Stories by Staff Writer

State

DA, DR of Rajasthan government employees increased by 3%

Dearness allowance and relief has increased from 9% to 12%. This hike will benefit 8 lakh government employees and 3.5 lakh pensioners of the state government.

City Reports

Vijay Sankalp Sabha: PM Narendra Modi in Tonk tomorrow; Security stepped up

The BJP workers and supporters have made all the preparation for the PM’s visit. A large number of people is expected to attend the rally named as ‘Vijay Sankalp Sabha’ on February 23, said officials.

City Reports

Rajasthan: Ambulance strike called off

The association representatives said that the officials have assured them of looking into their demands. Keeping in view the problems that patients will face, they have decided to call off the strike.

City Reports

2 Jaipur Central Jail officials suspended over murder of Pak prisoner

The officials said that the body is being kept in the mortuary of a government hospital and the post-mortem examination will be conducted in the presence of Pak embassy officials. The embassy had been informed of the incident on Wednesday.

City Reports

Murder over Pulwama attack? Pakistan prisoner dies in Jaipur Central Jail

A Pakistani prisoner died under a mysterious condition at Jaipur Central Jail on Wednesday. It is suspected that three convicts lodged in the jail murdered the Pakistani inmate to revenge the Pulwama attack.

City Reports

IPL 2019: 2 matches in Jaipur in 1st round, Rajasthan Royals Vs Kings XI Punjab on March 25

Rajasthan Royals will play two matches at Jaipur in the first phase of IPL 2019. One on March 25 with Kings XI Punjab and another with Royal Challengers Bengaluru on April 2.

City Reports

ACB trap at Jaipur Collectorate office; tehsildar’s reader arrested

Vikram’s aide and the driver of Tehsildar Ashok was also allegedly involved in the case but he managed to flee from the spot. They demanded a bribe for getting a license issued by the tehsildar.

State

Jhunjhunu martyr’s body consigned to flames

The jawan is survived by a four-year-old son and wife, who is nine months pregnant. Sheoram’s coffin was brought to Jaipur airport from Srinagar on Monday night. The funeral took place at his native Tiba village in Jhunjhunu district with military honors. The four-year-old son Khushank attended the funeral.

City Reports

3 sustain burns as apartment building catches fire in Mansarovar

Vehicles parked in the basement of the building including three bikes and two bicycles were completely gutted.

State

Rajasthan: Army jawan from Jhunjhunu among 4 killed in encounter with JeM terrorists in J&K

Five among 40 CRPF jawans who were martyred in Pulwama belonged to Rajasthan. As the news of yet another martyrdom reached the state, a pall of gloom descended in Sheo Ram’s native village