Khalsa panel adamant on June 24 march
Amritsar, June 20
Various Sikh bodies, including the SGPC, the Delhi Sikh Gurdwara Management Committee
(DSGMC) and a section of the Sant Samaj, have been making all-out efforts to resolve the
Sikh-Dera Sacha Sauda row and the meeting of the Sikh clergy may be delayed because Giani Joginder Singh
Vedanti, jathedar, Akal Takht, has gone abroad.
‘Powerless’ Chahal may face theft charges
Patiala June 20
Bharat Inder Singh Chahal, former media adviser to Capt Amarinder Singh is in for more trouble. He is likely to be booked for power theft. The PSEB authorities had recently confiscated three power meters installed at the palatial residence of Chahal at the Tawakli Morr area of
Patiala. All three meters were in the name of Chahal.
Now, it is ministers’ turn to become charitable
Chandigarh, June 20
Punjab finance minister Manpreet Singh Badal today announced that all ministers would have contribute Rs 1,000 per month from their salary for the health insurance scheme to be launched for 4.45 lakh below poverty families living in the state.
Guru Granth Sahib removed from dera
Moga, June 20
Activists of the Ek Noor Khalsa Fauj today removed Guru Granth Sahib from dera
Satoana, near here, without any resistance from the opposite side.
PSEB to set up complaint centres
Patiala, June 20
Chairman of Punjab State Electricity Board
Y.S. Ratra today observed that complaints with regard to breakdown, replacement of damaged distribution transformers and interruption in power supply are not attended to in a time-bound manner by some unscrupulous employees.
40 attend personality workshop
Patiala, June 20
Forty students hailing from Punjabi University and its affiliated colleges participated in the inaugural session of a seven-day personality and youth leadership camp, which was inaugurated by vice-chancellor Swarn Singh
Boparai. The camp was organised by the directorate of youth welfare, Punjabi University, at its regional centre at
Andretta, near Palampur, today.
Ayurvedic doc held for selling allopathic medicines
Rajpura, June 20
The district police and the health department nabbed an ayurvedic doctor, Doctor
J.S. Cheema, and his assistants Gurpreet Singh and Satwinder Singh, for selling allopathic medicines, here today.