Democracy as means of change
With elections dust settled and the new government in seat, politician are discussing results, formation of ministry etc. Intellectuals are exchanging ideas and sharing views. Academics are debating the merits of democracy as an instrument of change. The feeling and thinking people are facing certain obvious realities. The intellectuals are debating issues.
Furnace association withdraws strike
Mandi Gobindgarh, March 3
Induction Furnace Association Mandi Gobindgarh, has withdrawn its strike announced for an indefinite period in all the 41 units located here, after the Association reached a compromise in a meeting on Friday held at Chandigarh with Mr V.K. Sharma and Mr P.S. Sodhi Commissioner and Additional Commissioner of Central Excise Department, Punjab, according to Mr Mohinder Gupta ,President, Mr Kuldeep Goyal, General Secretary and Mr Hukam Chand, Executive Member of the Association, who conveyed the decision to this correspondent here today.
Farewell, Mr Sandhu
Ludhiana, March 3
As the outgoing Ludhiana Deputy Commissioner, Mr S.K. Sandhu, hands over charge to his successor, Mr Anurag Aggarwal, people here are bound to remember him with nostalgia for his way of handling various situations and issues.