Pak national held: The police on Thursday arrested Sayad Mujahad Hussain, a Pakistan national, when he was trying to cross-over to Pakistan here in the morning. Kunwar Vijay Partap Singh, SSP said the accused did not possess a valid passport and visa.
Roll numbers: In a communiqué from the DC office here it has been stated that the roll numbers for the interview and written test for the technical staff to be recruited for Suvidha center and TNRS, DC office, have already been sent. Those who have not received their roll number or interview letter can contact the DC office on tomorrow. This statement was issued by H.S. Garcha, ADC Barnala on Thursday.
Nakai held three sangat darshan programmes in the segment on Thursday. He inaugurated the water works at Pitho village. He gave a grant worth Rs 6 lakh to village representatives of Pitho village for construction of lavatories in the village and Rs 2 lakh for setting up streets.
Chak de India: To lift the morale the district police authorities arranged two special shows of ‘CHAK DE INDIA’ at Ajaib cinema. SSP Nau Nihal Singh also saw the movie on Wednesday.
Prof to get gold medal: The executive committee of the International Society for Ecological Communications has selected Dr Aruna Bhatia, Department of Biotechnology, Punjabi University, Patiala, for the Professor E.P. Odum Gold Medal in recognition of her commendable research activities. This award will be conferred by the Governor-cum-Chancellor of Universities of Jharkhand state during the international conference on “Recent Advances in Contemporary Biology, Environmental Issues and Sustainable Development” to be held on September 29 and 30.
CAT ELECTIONS: The following have been elected unanimously in the CAT Bar Association's elections for the year 2007-08. D.R. Sharma as president; A.S. Bhatia as the vice-president; Aseem Rai as the secretary; Pankaj Mohan Kansal as the joint-secretary; Mukesh Kumar Bhatnagar as the Teasurer and Bipin Sharma as the executive member.
Complaint against conductor: A law student of Kurukshetra University and resident of Ambala City has filed a complaint against a conductor of a Haryana Roadways (Chandigarh depot) bus for misbehaving with him while he was returning to Ambala from Pipli. The student, Sahil Sharma, said in his complaint that on Tuesday he boarded the bus from Pipli. The conductor asked him to take a ticket and on being told that he had a monthly bus pass, the conductor refused to honour it stating that passes were not allowed in “his bus”. When Sahil resisted, the conductor forced him out of the bus at a village close to Pipli. Sahil has demanded an inquiry into the matter.
Dadi Prakashmani remembered: Brahma Kumaris today organised a shradhanjali sabha at the Shanti Dham in Ambala Cantt to pay homage to Dadi Prakashmani. Ambala Cantt MLA Devender Bansal paid tributes to Dadi Prakashmani. He said the world had lost a spiritual leader. Rajyoga centre in charge B.K. Krishna said Dadi always inspired all to take part in global spiritual services to establish a better world.
Nahan: The Sirmaur district badminton championship concluded here on Wednesday night. In the men’s final Ashish lifted the trophy by defeating Anuj in a tough final (21-18, 21-19). In the veteran’s category Pawan Dogra won the title, defeating Ramesh Thakur (21-18,18-21,21-17). H. S. Dogra, conservator of forests, Nahan circle, gave away the prizes.