The police has
arrested Bharat Singh, a resident of Chuli Kalan
village, and seized 40 kg of poppy husk from him.
The police has registered a case under the
Narcotic Drugs and Psychotropic Substances Act.
The police has
registered a case against the husband, Rajinder
Kumar of Manawali village, father-in-law,
mother-in-law and sister-in-law of Suman, who was
allegedly burnt on August 14. Mr Ram Niwas,
father of Suman, alleged that demand for dowry
was the cause of his daughter's death.
Club (Main) organised a cultural evening,
"Aa lot ke aaja mere meet," here on
Thursday in memory of the late singer, Mukesh.
The Deputy Commissioner was the chief guest.
Six men attacked a Haryana Roadways bus on
Wednesday and freed from police custody an
under-trial prisoner accused of murder. The
incident occurred when the men chased the bus in
a jeep. They fired at the tyre of the bus,
forcing it to stop and freed him. The police has
identified the assailants.
The no-confidence motion against the president of
the Municipal Committee of Sohna was defeated on
Thursday when none of the councillors turned up
before the SDM, Mr R.C. Powaria.
Mr Hari Singh
Mann and his son, Mr Harwinder Singh, allegedly
committed suicide by consuming poison in
Jyotipura mohalla here on Wednesday. The cause of
the suicide is not known.
The police has
arrested 10 persons, including four women, in
connection with a clash between two rival groups
in which two persons were killed in Khera Rangran
Work at the
local telegraph office has been paralysed due to
shortage of staff. Against the sanctioned
strength of 11 only three persons are working.
Many organisations, including press reporters and
traders, have urged the telecom authorities to
provide sufficient staff to ensure smooth
functioning of the office.
government employees including employees of the
HSEB, held a dharna on Thursday in front of the
Deputy Commissioner's office in support of their
demands. They were protesting against the
proposed move to privatise the power sector and
the allegedly anti-employees policies of the
An open darbar
was held at the PWD (B&R) Rest House, Ladwa,
on Thursday. The Deputy Commissioner presided
over the function. As many as 67 cases were
placed in the darbar. Many were solved on the
spot while some were referred to the departments
The Haryana Governor, Mr Mahabir Prasad, has
nominated Dr Anil Sharma, a homoeopathic
physician, as member of the Haryana Homoeopathic
Parishad. He also nominated Dr Surender Kumar, a
resident of Rewari district, and Dr Paramjit
Singh, Director, Ayurveda, Haryana, as members of
entered five houses in Mandi Dabwali, on
Wednesday and decamped with jewellery and cash.
The incident has caused strong resentment among
the residents who have threatened to launch an
agitation if the guilty were not apprehended
Mr Inder Jeet
Singh (35) of Guru Nanak Nagar here died at Civil
Hospital on Wednesday. According to sources he
complained of stomach ache and was rushed to the
hospital where he died. The body was handed over
to the family after a post-mortem.
Sunita (22), a
housewife, reportedly succumbed to her burns at a
private hospital here on Wednesday. According to
the police, she had sustained burns while
lighting a stove at her house in the Roop Nagar
reportedly committed suicide by consuming
insecticide tablets at his house in the Brahaman
Was area here on Wednesday. A family quarrel was
stated to be the cause of the death.
Mr Fateh Singh
Singmar, president of the Samaj Kalyan Maha
Sangh, Haryana, has urged the state government to
order an inquiry into the recruitment of nurses
in this district.