Yoga expert on varsity panel: Dr H.Kumar Kaul, author and practitioner of yoga hailing from Barnala has been nominated expert on the panel of Chaudhary Charan Singh Haryana Agricultural University Hisar. He will evaluate/assess the work of teachers for promotion as Professors under the Career Advancement Scheme.
Science cong for kids: The Punjab State Council for Science and Technology organised a district-level children science Congress at Government Senior Secondary School here. In the junior section Government High School, Jhingeran, Adarsh Bal Vidhayala, Nawanshahr, and Government Senior Secondary School (Boys), Rahon, and in senior section Government Senior Secondary School, Jadla, Government High School, Jhingeran, and Adarsh Bal Vidhayala, Nawanshahr, won the first three positions, respectively.
Medical camps: The local Baba Sri Chand Welfare Trust in collaboration with Sandhu Clinic organised a free medical check-up camp at Gurudwara Tahli Sahib here to mark ‘Sankariti’. Dr. J.S. Sandhu, psychiatrist and Dr Gurjit Kaur, skin specialist, examined more than 150 patients. Free medicines were given to the needy patients. Similarly, Guru Ravidas Welfare Society organised a ‘kirtan darbar’ and free medical check-up camp at Saincha village. Dr Paramjit Mann, child specialist, examined 70 children.
Bee-keeping course: A seven-day training course on bee-keeping for rural youth concluded here on Monday. It was organised by the Krishi Vigyan Kendra, Samrala, of the PAU under the supervision of Dr Anita. Dr J.S. Chandi, Deputy Director (Training) encouraged farmers to adopt bee-keeping as a subsidiary
Voter lists: Mr Baldev Singh, SDM and returning officer, has said corrections in voter lists has been undertaken and will continue till November 10. He appealed to political parties to make sure that this information reached all concerned so that the necessary corrections could be effected within a stipulated period. He said forms could be obtained from post offices.