Eve-teasing complaints in locality
LUDHIANA, Jan 9 Residents, mostly women and young girls, of Major Sham Lal Road are being harassed by boys of a college in that area. The harassment is due to the fact that houses of residents face the back gate of the college, which is invariably crowded with boys during college hours.
Govt agencies ready for procurement: Mittal
LUDHIANA, Jan 9 Punjab Food and Supplies Minister Mr Madan Mohan Mittal today claimed that all arrangements for procurement and storage of wheat in the coming season had been finalised and procurement of wheat would be made smoothly as per fixed rates and norms.
Traffic awareness rally conducted
DORAHA, Jan 9 During the Road safety week observed by district police, Khanna, the first traffic awareness rally was taken out by Doraha police with the collaboration of B. S. B Welfare Society (regd) in which 450 school children participated. The rallyists marched to Kulvir Palace, Doraha, where they were addressed by prominent personalities.
PAU to develop Ladowal farm
LUDHIANA, Jan 9 Punjab Agricultural University has drawn up an elaborate plan to develop over 1200 acres of a sprawling farm at Ladowal which has been recently transferred to it by the Punjab Government partially in lieu of the sugarcane research farm at Jalandhar where the government wants to set up a medical institute.
Swami with a message
LUDHIANA, Jan 9 Swami Balaji has an ashram in Hollywood where he teaches meditation for four or five months and then returns to India where his followers wait for him. These days he is in Ludhiana to open a meditation centre.
Masti non-stop, courtesy Joshilay
LUDHIANA, Jan 9 Joshilay, (of Muniya fame), performed before a crowd last evening in the open. Due to intense cold, people had not gathered in large numbers. The function started two hours late. Mini Mathur from MTV was the anchor.
DYC demands judicial probe into cow deaths
LUDHIANA, Jan 9 The Congress and Youth Congress activists today staged a dharna at the Municipal Corporation headquarters here demanding a probe by CBI or a sitting judge of the High Court into the death of eight cows at the MC run gaushala due to poor maintenance and pathetic living conditions.
PAU vets support animal sport
LUDHIANA, Jan 9 A day before the start of rural games at Phallewal village, organisers and participants of events where animals are to perform were happy to learn that veterinarians of Punjab Agricultural University supported the conduct of such games.