French Connection: Lacoste unveils its exciting new spring/summer collection 2002 in the Capital.
—Photo by Anil Sharma
Fingerprints match in Nitish Katara case
Ghaziabad, February 24
Even as the Ghaziabad Police await the report of the DNA test, they have found strong similarities between the fingerprints of Nitish Katara and those taken from the charred body in Khurja, virtually identifying him as the victim of abduction and murder.
Chautala cracks the whip, suspends three on citizens’ complaints
Gurgaon, February 24
The Haryana Chief Minister, Mr Om Prakesh Chautala, today suspended three employees of different departments on the charges of dereliction of duty.
While chairing the monthly meeting of the District Grievances Redressal Committee here today, Mr Chautala found that a junior engineer of the Public Health Department, a clerk of the Haryana Bijlee Vitran Nigam Limited and a patwari of the Revenue Department had failed to execute the works assigned to them by their departments.
Capital Punishment: The members of the National Akali Dal protesting against the killing of American journalist Daniel Pearl at Patel Nagar Chowk in the Capital.
Old woman attacked
Sonepat, February 24
An aged woman, Mrs Sarupti, sustained serious injuries when she was attacked with sharp-edged weapons by her son, Balraj, in their house at Shahpur village, about 14 km from here.
According to a report, she was rushed to the local civil hospital and stated to be out of danger.
Four assault cops, escape with service revolver
New Delhi, February 24
The police have launched a massive hunt to trace four unidentified persons who attacked two cops on duty in the early hours of the morning today in the Dwarka area in South-West district and ran away after snatching the service revolver of Head Constable Ramesh.
No doctor at Hassanpur health centre
Faridabad, February 24
Residents of Hassanpur, a sub-divisional town in the district, are facing inconvenience as there has been no doctor at the Primary Health Centre (PHC) here for the past about six months.