of ’84 riots angry at acquittals
New rules for kidney donation
Amritsar, December 25
The government, under pressure from social activists and the public, last week issued fresh guidelines to the registered hospitals, doctors and the authorisation committee to protect unrelated donors in kidney transplantation cases.
Jor Mela begins
Fatehgarh Sahib, December 25
The three-day annual Shaheedi Jor Mela, held in memory of Guru Gobind Singh’s sons Zorawar Singh and Fateh Singh who were buried alive in a brick wall here, began with an akhand path at Gurdwara Jyoti Swarup here today.
Hashish worth 10.75 cr seized
Shimla, December 25
In the largest-ever narcotics seizure in the country, the police today seized 107 kg of high quality hashish, worth over Rs 10.75 crore, at Manali in Kulu district.
The hashish was stored in the shape of cakes and “chapattis” by Chande Ram, alias Chander Negi, of Malana village who was living in a rented house.