Amarinder, Brar loyalists trade charges
Baba killed over gurdwara dispute
The Indian Medical Association (IMA) here condemned the brutal assault on peaceful agitating medical students in Delhi and Mumbai.
Striking junior doctors today burnt the effigy of the Union Human Resource Development Minister, Mr Arjun Singh, in protest against the brutal lathi charge by the police in Mumbai.
Protest against ‘police excesses’
In a significant development, the Municipal Corporation today approved a tender of Rs 173 crore for constructing the 4.5 km-long elevated road to Harmander Sahib.
Mr R. N. Dhoke, Senior Superintendent of Police, Hoshiarpur, said here yesterday that the SHO Model Town Police Station Jiwan Kumar Kalia had been suspended. SSP said that after considering the report of the DSP, he had placed the SHO under suspension for professional incompetency and departmental inquiry had been initiated against him. Inspector Kulwant Singh had been posted in his place.
The presence of a very tall communication tower in Urban Estate (Phase I), near Punjabi University, is proving to be a nuisance for the residents. They allege that PUDA has violated laws by permitting the construction of the tower atop the two-storeyed house of a resident.
Inhabitants of Garli, Pragpur, Kaloha, Naleti, Sadhvan and some adjoining villages of Dehra Gopipur subdivision of Kangra district have been facing acute shortage of water for the past few days.
for killing daughter-in-law
Complying with Supreme Court directions to prevent noise pollution in the district, 138 persons have been issued challan for using pressure horns and Rs 1.38 lakh had been recovered as fine from them during a special drive launched by the police.
Following an attack on tehsildar Kuldeep Singh Bhullar at Bhagta Bhai yesterday, revenue officials of Faridkot division have decided to boycott work for two days. The decision came at a meeting of the officials held at the Circuit House here today.
In a shocking incident, Nirmal Singh, an electrician of Sandhe Hasham village on the Ferozepore-Zila road, along with his wife and son committed suicide by drowning.
The Ferozepore police today claimed to have busted an inter-state gang of robbers and nabbed its leader. Smack, two mobile sets, Sim cards, a revolver along with bullets, ornaments and a stolen Innova car were recovered from his possession.
The police late last night arrested Krishan Kumar, on whose complaint a criminal case was registered against a Head Constable of the Punjab Police and a Home Guard Jawan on May 14 in Kotwali police station here, along with three others, including a girl, for concealing their identity with a view to committing a crime.
‘Abandoned answer sheets were of local students’
MA II (Pol Sc) re-exam
Dr Soch passes away
Employees of the State Bank of Patiala organised a protest in front of the SBOP head office premises against the RBI’s decision to permit outsourcing on banking service here today.
Employees of LIC of India (Patiala I nd II) organised a demonstration in protest against the management’s decision of ban on recruitment and outsourcing of LIC work to private agencies.