2 shot dead: Two persons were shot dead by the BSF when they were trying to sneak into Pakistan near Muhava village. According to information Nuran Ali and Raj Ullah both residents of West Bengal, made the illegal attempt to cross over to Pakistan. The BSF jawans challenged the two and asked them to stop. However, they tried to run away and the jawans opened fire.
Gold stolen: On the complaint of Sulesh Kumar, a goldsmith of local Kaserian Bazaar, the police has registered a case under Section 380 of the IPC against Santosh and Anil Kumar of Maharashtra for allegedly stealing 60 gram of gold from his shop.
Booked for theft: The Sidhwan Bet police has booked Raju of Leelan Megh Singh village on charges of theft. He allegedly burgled the shop of Gurpal Singh. The police has registered a case under Section 379 of the IPC.
Case registered: The Hambran police has booked Gurmail Singh, Jagjit Singh and Jagjit Singh of Issewal village on charges of assault. The accused assaulted Harmander Singh and snatched cash and a mobile phone from him. The police has registered a case under Sections 341, 323, 326, 356 and 34 of the IPC. The injured has been admitted to Sutlej Hospital, Ludhiana.
Awareness drive: The District unit of Indian Dental Association organised an awareness programme to sensitise school heads on oral health at Government Senior Secondary School here on Monday. As many as 100 heads of the government school in the district participated. Dr Ashwani Dhir, Dr Gurpal Arora, Dr Gulzar Chand and Dr Amandip Singh, gave tips to the school heads to mobilise students to ensure proper oral health.
Nominated: Mr D.B. Dwivedi, president of Bihar Parishad, has nominated the following office-bearers: vice-presidents — Mr D.D. Singh and Mr Goswami; secretary — Mr Dhananjal Kumar; joint secretary — Mr Pankaj Mishra; finance secretary — Mr Y.N. Mishra; organising secretary — Mr Ashok Kumar; and publicity secretary —Mr J.S. Kanth.
Cultural show: The Air Hostess Academy (AHA) on Monday organised a cultural function at the Kalagram here today. The show was hosted by the Chandigarh Industrial and Tourism Development Corporation. A cultural programme and ramp show was organised.
Contests held: A poem recitation contest was held at the Doon Public School, Sector 21, here on Monday. Tiny tots recited poems with actions and displayed enthusiasm. A story telling contest was held for students of Classes I and II.
Inaugurated: The Special Home Secretary of Haryana, Ms Keshni Anand Arora, said on Tuesday that there was a need for better coordination among the police, security forces and the people for tackling terrorism at the national level and maintaining internal security. Ms Arora was addressing a gathering during the inauguration of Saha police station.
Krishi mela: Mr Harmo-hinder Singh Chatha, Agricultural Minister, Haryana, will be the chief guest at a krishi mela to be organised at Cooperative Sugar Mill here on Friday. Ms Meena Mandal, State Cooperative Minister, will preside over the function.