|Tuesday, June 27, 2000,
CAMP: A blood donation camp was organised by the Bharat Jan Seva Kendra here on Sunday. Twentyfour units of blood were collected.
NOMINATED: Mr Madan Lal Gupta has been nominated member of the Telephone Advisory Committee, Ferozepore, to represent the Press. This was stated by Mr P.K. Ray, Assistant Director-General (PHP), here on Sunday.
DHARNA : The Janvadi Naujawan Sabha will stage a dharna in front of the Civil Hospital here on Wednesday in protest against the vacant post of a female doctor at the Civil Hospital.
ASSOCIATION: The following have been elected office-bearer of the Chandigarh Plywood Dealers Association at a meeting held at Hotel K.C. Residency here on Saturday: president Mr Jagdish Arora; vice-presidents Mr Madan Lal Bansal and Mr Sohan Lal Aggarwal; general secretary Mr Rakesh Dua; joint secretary Mr Ramesh Aggarwal; Cashier Mr Sushil Khandelwal.
WELFARE BODY: The following have been elected office-bearers of the Welfare Society, Sector 15: president Mr Sat Pal Sewak; vice-president Lt Col M.S. Allagh; and secretary general Mr M.R. Lakhanpal.
WORKSHOP: A four-day painting workshop organised by the Residents Welfare Society, HIG category I Flats, Sector 39-B, in collaboration with Camlin Limited, concluded on Monday. The children were introduced to the art of glass paintings by representatives of the collaborators. Mrs Amupma Chopra was the coordinator of the workshop.
BEST CLUB: The Rotary Club, Ambala Central, has been declared as best club in Rotary District 3080 for this year, according to Mr Arun Sharma, District Governor of the club, here on Monday. He said the club had achieved 21 medals and donated Rs 22,000 for a old-age home constructed at Ambala City by the Red Cross Society.
INJURED: A quarrel between two neighbours left a pregnant woman seriously injured and led to the death of her foetus. According to information received on Monday, Shalender and Mahendar of Khai Shergarh village in the district had a dispute over the payment of a cold drink purchased by Mahendar. The pregnant sister of Shalinder came to mediate but Mahendar hit her on the stomach which killed her foetus.
HEALTH CAMP: A health camp was organised at the district jail by the Shiv Shakti Blood Bank and the local Indian Medical Association. About 300 prisoners availed the facility of free medical check-up.
SEIZED: The police arrested Tilak Raj, a shopkeeper, on the charge of selling spurious cement bags on Sunday. Twenty such bags having the trade name Binani were seized while these were being taken by a rehriwala to the house of the owner in Sector 14.
CYCLIST KILLED: Vikki (22) died on the spot when his bicycle was hit by a tractor-trailer on the Kakroi road here on Sunday. The tractor driver, however, managed to escape. A case has been registered.
KILLED: Two persons were killed on the spot when they were hit by a Tata Sumo on the GT Road near Teha village, about 15 km from here, on Sunday. According to the police, the victims were identified as Govardhan (70) and a 14-year-old youth, who has not been identified.
RALLY: The Arya Pratinidhi Sabha, Haryana, will organise a rally and demonstration on July 5 at Gurgaon in protest against the killing of cows at Machhraula village on April 4.
HURT: Mr Bir Singh, a Head Constable, sustained burns when he accidentally touched an electric wire in a house on the Kakroi road area here on Sunday. He was stated to be out of danger.
KILLED: A girl was
killed and a boy injured when they fell into a nullah at
Jagdishpur village about 5 km from here, on Sunday.
According to a report, the nullah had been dug up to
carry out works to prevent floods.
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