Roll Nos. despatched: The examinations of MA/MSc part I and II of Guru Nanak Dev University will commence from April 17. Stating this, Harbhajan Singh, controller of Examinations, said roll Nos. to all eligible candidates had been sent by the university. Candidates who had not received roll Nos. so far should personally contact the examination branches (Administrative Block) on April 15.
2 hurt in AC plant blast: Panic gripped the posh Ranjit Avenue B-Block area here when the compressor of an AC plant at a VLCC centre blew off accidentally during repair injuring two persons Aman and Jasbir seriously. Both have been admitted to a nearby private hospital.
Power shutdown: Due to some urgent repair work at Sirhind road, Power Feeder of 11 KV and incoming feeder at Rattan Nagar, the power supply in Abchal Nagar, Sukhram Colony, Bharat Nagar, Ghuman Colony, Azad Nagar, Preet Nagar Upkar Nagar, Guru Nanak Nagar, Tripuri, Vikas Colony and Ravidas Nagar have been suspended from 10 am to 5 pm on April 12.
Introduced: RG Stone Urology and Laparoscopy Center located at Ivy Hospital, Sector 71, Mohali, introduced holmium laser prostetomy in the hospital. The center is a part of the RG Stone Hospital Group, India's only chain of super specialty hospitals for urology and laparoscopy.
Discourse: Shri Swami Vishvas ji, founder and head of the Vishvas International Mission, delivered a discourse at Inderdhanush Auditorium, Sector 5, on Friday.
BPL families: The Jammu and Kashmir Government will be conducting a fresh survey to determine the number of households below poverty line (BPL) in the state. Three separate surveys would be undertaken by three different departments for compiling the fresh data.
2 killed in separate incidents: A woman was killed and two others seriously injured when a house collapsed in Baramulla district on Friday. The second floor of the house collapsed at Al-Mustafa colony in the district town in the wee hours, killing Afshana (29), a police spokesman said. In another incident, a girl was killed after being hit allegedly by an Army vehicle near her house at Dethu in Anantnag district on Friday.
Traffic awareness campaign: In order to create awareness and educate people about traffic rules and regulations, the traffic wing of the state police will launch a campaign next month. A three-month campaign aimed at creating traffic awareness and discipline among people, including private vehicle owners, would be launched from May, SP, Traffic, Shabir Ahmad said on Friday.
Jawan kills civilian: A jawan of the 22 Rashtriya Rifles (RR) killed a civilian in Baramulla district on Thursday, a police spokesman said. The jawan found Shakeel Ahmad Malik’s movements “suspicious” and shot him. It is believed that Malik did not realise the danger of straying in the area guarded by the troops.