Dharna lifted: The dharna organised by the residents of the village 2KSP inside the government primary school to demand upgradation of the school was lifted on Wednesday evening following telephonic assurances from MLA Dharminder Mochi and block education officer Sidharth Mehra, sources said. The agitators, however, warned that the agitation would be resumed if the school was not upgraded by October 9.
Fancy dress competition:
Sidharth, Mona Lisa, Shruti, Maneesh, Virpal, Ramandeep and Vikas won prizes in the fancy dress competition organised at Swami Keshwa Nand Senior Secondary School here to celebrate the birth anniversaries of Mahatma Gandhi and Lal Bahadur
Shastri, on Wednesday, principal S. Nagpal said. FATEHGARH
SAHIB Blood donation camp: A blood donation camp was organised at Bachat Bhawan by district chemist association on the occasion of International Blood Donation Day. A rally by school children was also taken out during the occasion. About 100 volunteers had donated blood for the blood bank of the Civil Hospital, Fatehgarh Sahib, during the occasion. Mansa
Blood donation camp: A blood donation camp was organised at Bachat Bhawan by district chemist association on the occasion of International Blood Donation Day. A rally by school children was also taken out during the occasion. About 100 volunteers had donated blood for the blood bank of the Civil Hospital, Fatehgarh Sahib, during the occasion. Mansa
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Raising Day: The Defence Accounts Pensioners Welfare Association celebrated the Raising Day of its department here on Wednesday. President Jagtar Singh said the department was 260 years old and was one of the oldest departments of the Government of India. He highlighted the achievements of the department made during the years. Elders Day was also celebrated by the association. Pensioners who were 80 years old were honoured.
BSNL schemes: BSNL general manger S.L. Singh has said that the nigam is launching several new schemes for bank and public sector employees of the state and the Central Government. Addressing mediapersons on Wednesday, he said the plan would be open till November 14. By including all these categories of employees, the number of subscriber under the plan would reach 60,000. He said BSNL was also launching rent-free landline phone connections for rural customers.
Recruitment rally: An open recruitment rally for the Army will be held at Pooh helipad ground from October 22 to 26. Col A.P.S. Rajura, director, Army Recruitment, said the candidates should bring along all original certificates with them.
Hindi fortnight: Hindi fortnight was observed by the Jawahar Navodya Vdyalaya, Theog, here on Wednesday. Essay, slogan writing, debate and poetry competitions were held on the occasion. An exhibition of famous Hindi books was also put up.