Free heart check-up camp: The Maheshwari Sangathan will sponsor a free heart check-up camp at Shri Sanatan Dharam General Hospital here on Monday, president Anand Periwal informed. A team of experts from the Apollo Hospital including Dr Gagandeep Singh, Dr Rakesh Pandey and Dr Bhupinder Singh will provide services. Jai Deep
Bihani, president of the Bihani Education Trust, will be the chief guest while Pawan
Holani, president of the North Zone, Maheshwari Maha Sabha, Sushil
Periwal, former councillor, Fazilka and Sham Kothari will be the special guests.
Seminar on fashion
designing: INIFD is going to organise a seminar in the Jawahar Bal Mandir Senior Secondary School, which would be addressed by a team of experts including Parul
Bhatia, interior designer Sonal, Jagpreet Kaur and Rubab. Some fashion designers will visit the border town Srikaranpur on Sunday to enlighten girls on career prospects in fashion designing.
Woman killed: Rupali (30), wife of migrant labourer Dharminder
Chobe, living in
Scheme 2, Model Town, was strangled by some persons on Wednesday night.
According to police sources, Dharminder Chobe, a mason, found his wife dead at
his house when he returned home from work. A case under section 302 of the IPC
has been registered.
Drugs recovered: Mansa police on Friday arrested a person and recovered 250 gram of opium from his possession. SHO Mansa city Sulakhan Singh said that police following a tip-off arrested Barinder Kumar, son of Biraj
Lal, a resident of Mansa and recovered opium. The SHO said that the accused was allegedly involved in the smuggling of smack. Police has registered a case against him under the Narcotic Drugs and Psychotropic Substances Act.
Auction of commercial
plots put off: Acting upon a complaint filed by three local BJP municipal councillors (MCs) and on the basis of an inquiry made on the complaint of the District Revenue Officer, the Sangrur Deputy Commissioner on Saturday postponed the auction of commercial plots to be done on Friday by the Municipal Council authorities for constructing shops on municipal land situated outside the Sunami Gate here. The auction has been postponed till further orders.
Electrocuted: Farm labourer Gurpal Singh (35) was electrocuted on Wednesday
evening while digging a bore for a tubewell at the farmhouse of Sardool Singh of
the same village. The Khalra police has registered a report under section 174 of
the CrPC as the family members of the deceased refused to register a criminal case
against the farmer.