Jalandhar Reliance store: Reliance Fresh opened its ninth store in the city at Gujral Nagar yesterday. A kids’ carnival was also launched on Friday evening at the store during the opening. Harbaksh Bhullar of corporate relations of the company said soon three more stores of the company would also be opened
in the city. Kharar
Reliance store: Reliance Fresh opened its ninth store in the city at Gujral Nagar yesterday. A kids’ carnival was also launched on Friday evening at the store during the opening. Harbaksh Bhullar of corporate relations of the company said soon three more stores of the company would also be opened in the city.
Tailor ends his life:A tailor allegedly committed suicide by hanging himself at Kochar Market here this afternoon. Gurdeep Singh (45) hanged himself with a rope tied to a ceiling fan in his shop. He was found dead by some shopkeepers when they found that the shop had not been closed properly. The police has sent the body for a postmorte. The police found a suicide note which stated losses in business as the reason for the suicide. He is survived by his wife and two children.
Booked: The local police has booked Ashutosh Sharma and Pushpinder Singh, both residents of Pehowa (Haryana), on charges of cheating. In his complaint, Bhupinder Singh, a resident of Lohgarh, had alleged that he had given around Rs 5 lakh to the accused to purchase a plot, but the two neither got the registry done nor return the money. A case has been registered. TNS
Theft: Thieves took away mobiles worth Rs 25,000 and Rs 4,000 in cash from a department store at Panchsheel enclave on Tuesday. The police has registered a case.
Liquor seized: The police seized 51 boxes of liquor from two checkpoints on Monday night. At least 25 boxes of liquor were seized from a car near Deri village. Also, the police seized 26 boxes of liquor being illegally transported in a car near Landran.
Man commits suicide: Mam Raj Yadav (32) reportedly committed suicide by hanging himself from a tree in the fields at Gokalpur village, 8 km from here, on Monday. After holding an inquest under Section 174 of the CrPC, the police said unsavoury situation caused in the family due to his addiction to liquor apparently led him to the extreme step.
Charas smuggler arrested: The Tissa police arrested Ashwani Kumar of Jalandhar (Punjab) with 1 kg of charas at Jassorgarh. A case has been registered. The accused has been remanded in police custody for four days.
2 houses gutted: Two houses were burnt in Riyali village in Motla panchayat of Bhattiyat subdivision in the district rendering two families houseless. Officials provided an immediate relief of Rs 2,500 each to these two fire-affected families and effort were on to rehabilitate them.
Hailstorm claims life: A girl was killed, while two others were wounded and 26 houses damaged due to heavy storm and floods in the Kashmir valley on Tuesday night, official sources said. Two girls Maimoona and Shabnam were washed away. However, Shabnam was saved, while the body of Maimoona was fished out at a distance. Heavy winds blew up the rooftops of about 26 houses in Pulwama and Anantnag district of south Kashmir.
Girl electrocuted: Marufa (5) was electrocuted in north Kashmir on Tuesday night, official sources said. They said Marufa, daughter of Bashir Ahmad, came into contact with a live wire at Harchek Dargam, Baramulla.
Soldier commits suicide: A soldier committed suicide in the Kashmir valley by shooting himself with his service weapon in an Army camp at Hyground Anantnag in south Kashmir on Wednesday, official sources said. Suresh Chandra Kapri, a soldier of the First Rashtriya Rifles (RR), succumbed before he could be shifted to a hospital.
Bear kills man: A bear killed another person in the central Kashmir district of Budgam on Wednesday, official sources said. They said the bear appeared at Paharthen in when people were busy working in their fields. However, before they could do anything, the bear attacked and seriously injured one Ghulam Mohiuddin Reshi, a resident of Muqam. He died before he could be shifted to the hospital.