Panchayat stages dharna against encroachment
Amloh, June 24
The gram panchayat of Naraingarh village, including sarpanch Balbir Singh and other residents, staged a dharna in front of the Block Development and Panchayat Officer (BDPO) on Tuesday in protest against an alleged encroachment on the village common land. The BDPO proceeded on leave for two days and the Panchayat Officer also left the office, Mr Balbir Singh told mediapersons.
langoor which amuses people with its antics
|Ludhiana, June 24
Karishma was the cynosure of all eyes when she came along
with her master to Bhadaur Market. She was tied with a chain, yet
she looked into the eyes of the people with great curiosity and
did not blink an eyelid.
Unable to decide whether to take a puff or not.
— Photo by Sayeed Ahmed
Police shielding accused, alleges resident
Ludhiana, June 24
A local resident has charged the Haibowal police of shielding a migrant labourer who had trespassed into his house with an intention to kill his family members.
Mr Chander Shekhar Sood, resident of Shakti Vihar in
Haibowal, who is into hosiery-production business, alleged that an associate of his maid, Malti, had trespassed into his house on the intervening night of May 8 and 9 with an intention to kill his family members.
Valmiki Sabha comes to the aid of Pandey
Ludhiana, June 24
The Shri Guru Valmiki Sabha, led by Mr. Rakesh Malhotra, has asked the Punjab Congress chief, Mr. H.S. Hanspal, to take stern action against those Congressmen who were trying to defame Mr. Rakesh Pandey by burning his effigy and levelling false allegations against him.
IT refund not given
It is incorrect to say that the IT refunds till March, 2004, have been closed. I claimed a refund of Rs 1200 in IT returns filed on 5.6.2002 for the assessment year 2002-03 which remains unpaid.
1 dies in mishap
Jagraon, June 24
One person was killed and four were injured in a head- on
collision between a TATA 407 and a tractor -trailer at midnight near Chowkiman
on the Jagraon- Ludhiana road.