Laboratory technicians of the Health Department, led by activists of the
Medical Laboratory Technicians Association, staged a protest dharna in
favour of their demands at the office of the Civil Surgeon here today.
Laboratory technicians of the Health Department stage dharna in support of their demands in Ludhiana on Monday.
— Photo by Inderjit Verma
workers hold protest
The Anganwari Workers Union and the Anganwari Maha Sangh held a massive
dharna in front of Government Girls Senior Secondary School, Jawahar
Nagar, where Mr H.D. Johar, Education Minister, was launching a new
scheme of pre -nursery education.
A scooterist drives down the PAU road in the background of an eclipsed sun in
Ludhiana on Monday. — Photo by Inderjit Verma
of Film Censor
Ludhiana, October 3
Mr Rajnish Sahota, advocate from
Jalandhar, and Mr R.R. Gill from Chandigarh, the newly nominated members
of the Central Board of Film Censors, were felicitated at a function
organised by the Bhartiya Valmiki Dharam Samaj here last evening. Mr
Vijay Danav, national convener of the BVDS, said in the wake of
distorted image of Maharishi Valmiki being presented in films and TV
serials, the Union Government had done well to nominate two prominent
members of the community to the censor board.
On her way back to Delhi after attending functions in Ludhiana district,
Ms Menaka Gandhi, MP and former Union Minister, came to the rescue of a
dog whom she saw bleeding profusely near Sirhind on the GT Road.
The Indian Council of Arbitration will provide an opportunity to
the professionals of this region on October 8 when the city will be
hosting a conference on “Dispute Prevention and Resolution”.
5 hurt as
factory roof collapses
Five labourers were injured, two of them seriously, when a portion of an
under-construction roof of a factory collapsed in Durga Colony, Chotti
Dhandari, here today.