FUNCTION: The annual prize-distribution function of BZSFS Senior Secondary Public School was held here on Tuesday. Prof Rajinderjit Singh Bajwa, principal, highlighted the achievements of the school. Students presented a cultural programme.
ELECTED: The following have unanimously been elected office-bearers of the teachers’ union of Mata Gujri College here: President - Prof Harminder Singh; general secretary - Bikramjit Singh Sandhu; joint secretary - Prof Harjit Singh; treasurer - Prof Jupinder Singh; delegates - Prof Gurdarshan Singh, Prof Sital Singh Tiwana, Prof Sukhdev Singh and Prof Devinder Singh.
INVITED: Dr Dharminder Singh Ubha, head, department of management studies, Mata Gujri College, here has been invited to present his paper on “Pedigree of social responsibility: A study of Indian spiritual system” at the 14th Annual Global Finance Conference. It is being organised by La Trobe University, Melbourne, Australia, from April 1.
Body found: The body of a new-born female child wrapped in a towel was found near Therian village on Tuesday. Ram Dass, sarpanch, Handokhurdpur, reported the matter to the police. A case has been registered.
Workshop: The local Nav Nari Club organised a week-long “activity workshop” for children at the Baradari Club. Lally Saini, chairperson of the club, said experts gave training on different activities like yoga, art and craft, dance and cooking. The concluding function was attended by parents.
Tributes Paid: The first barsi of Bibi Ranjeet Kaur Mundi, mother of youth Akali leader and general secretary of the All India Youth Akali Dal Rupinder Singh Mundi and sub-divisional judicial magistrate P S Mundi, took place at their residence in Machhiwara, 10 km from here on Wednesday. Many well known personalities were present there to pay their tributes to the departed soul.
convocation: First annual convocation and prize distribution function at National College for Women, Machhiwara will be held on March 31, according to Amrik Singh Kahlon, secretary of the college. Principal Parminder Singh Benipal informed that B D Budhiraja will deliver the convocation address and Akali Malhotra, MD M/s Shiva Fabricators, Machhiwara will give away the prizes.
Ram Naumi: Ram Naumi was celebrated in temples of Samrala with great pomp and show. On this occasion, Baldev Singh, SDM Samrala and Jagjiwan Singh Kheernian, MLA, appealed to the citizens to follow the footsteps of Lord Rama.
Noise pollution: Kulwant Kaur and Sukhdev Raj, residents of
Fatehabad, 18 kilometers from here, have been booked under Section 188 of the IPC for playing loud music. The complainant Balwinder Singh lodged the complaint keeping in mind the on going exams of the students.