into village house
|ZIRAKPUR, Nov 6 A gang of
six miscreants broke into the house of a Kashmiri
migrant family at MS Enclave in Dhakauli village,
near here, on Friday night, beat up the residents
and robbed them of cash and valuables. Three of
the four injured persons, Mr Badri Nath Dhar, his
wife Mrs Sham Rani and son Mr Arvind Dhar, were
taken to the Government Medical College and
Hospital in Chandigarh with serious head
inspect the blood-stained floor and other
belongings at the house where four persons were
injured and robbed by a gang of miscreants on
Friday night. Tribune photo by Manoj
Four held for robbery
drove us to crime
Lawyers plea to President
Nov 6 Lawyers for Human Rights, an organisation
whch has been raising its voice against police excesses,
has in a petition to the President of India opposed
posting of any IPS officer of the Punjab cadre to head
the Chandigarh office of the Central Bureau of
Jaspal Bhatti's plea to CBI
Nov 6 Noted satirist Jaspal Bhatti has sought the
help of the Central Bureau of Investigation for immediate
steps the help the cyclone victims of Orissa.
New water scheme for city
Nov 6 A project to bring more water to Chandigarh
and SAS Nagar through a natural gradient from Ganguwal in
Ropar district has finally been agreed.
Railway station road link soon
Nov 6 Work is in full swing to complete the
construction of the second entry to the railway station
from the Panchkula side.
Goods worth lakhs gutted in godown
Nov 6 Consumer durables worth lakhs of rupees were
destroyed in a fire which broke out in a godown in
Bhabhat village 2 km from here, this morning.
Doctor denied bail
Nov 6 Pawan Kumar, a private doctor in Kakrali
village, arrested by the police for allegedly raping a
25-year-old woman, was denied bail and granted 14 days'
judicial remand after he was produced in the district
courts here today.
Mayor's orders disregarded
Nov 6 It seems that the officers of the Municipal
Corporation of Chandigarh care two hoots for the
directions of the Mayor, Mr Kewal Krishan Addiwal, if the
non-submission of the status report on the ongoing and
completed projects is any indication.
National convention from November
Nov 6 The Department of Paediatrics of the PGI
will organise the 33rd national convention of the Indian
College of Allergy and Applied Immunology from November
12 to 14, Dr Lata Kumar, Professor and Head of the
department, announced here yesterday.
Shooting of comedy serial in city
Nov 6 A comedy serial,"The Hawks Show 80-90
Poore 100", is being shot in the city these days.
Territorial Army holds function
Nov 6 The Territorial Army Group Headquarters,
Western Command, celebrated the golden jubilee of the
Territorial Army here today.
Nov 6 "We are the official and
recognised Chandigarh unit of the Shiromani Akali
Dal (Badal)," claims Mr Mohinder Singh, a
former Deputy Mayor and Councillor of the
Chandigarh Municipal Corporation, maintaining
that the Dal chief, Mr Parkash Singh Badal,
recognises his group headed by Mr Gurpartap Singh