Training camp: Participants at the 30-day entrepreneurs development programme camp conducted by NITCON were given practical training in tomato sauce and purée in the laboratory, run by the Horticulture Department, here on Saturday.
2 booked: Het Ram, home guard, and his brother have been booked under Sections 22,61 and 85, NDPS Act, DSP Parampal Singh said here on Saturday. A police patrolling party nabbed Pawan Kumar, brother of the home guard, near a drain outside Khubban village and recovered huge quantity of prohibited medicines, including injections used for the termination of pregnancy without valid documents. Het Ram could not be nabbed.
Smack seized:Jagiro Bai, a resident of Government Seed Farm Colony, was arrested with 2 gm of smack. The CIA staff arrested Jagdev Singh and his brother Sukhdev Singh of Karamgarh-Malout with 7 kg poppy husk after intercepting their car on the Khatwan-Shergarh link road. All had smuggled narcotics from Rajasthan.
NRI helpline: For the redressal of grievances of NRIs, the district administration will soon launch a special helpline. This was disclosed by deputy commissioner K.S.Pannu, who is also chairman of the NRI Sabha, here on Friday. He further said land records in the city would be computerised by March 31, 2008.
Mohali FOUNDATION DAY: The Family Planning Association of India, Mohali branch, celebrated its 58th foundation day, here recently. Honorary secretary Kamaljit Saini welcomed the audience, while senior volunteer Bhupinder Singh Dosanjh highlighted the achievements of the association. Chandigarh
FOUNDATION DAY: The Family Planning Association of India, Mohali branch, celebrated its 58th foundation day, here recently. Honorary secretary Kamaljit Saini welcomed the audience, while senior volunteer Bhupinder Singh Dosanjh highlighted the achievements of the association.
Campaign: The state unit of the NSUI would launch a 9-day “Green Himachal- Clean Himachal” campaign throughout the state from August 2 and Chief Minister Virbhadra Singh would inaugurate the campaign at Shimla. Addressing mediapersons, NSUI state president Keval Singh Pathania said this would make the state more beautiful.