Theft: In his complaint, Sanjeev Kumar, a
Saharanpur-based jeweller, alleged that his driver decamped with jewellery worth Rs 60
lakh. He said he had come from Saharanpur to sell the jewellery. The accused has been identified as
Nasini, a resident of Saharanpur. A case has been registered.
Body recovered: An unidentified body of a male aged about 35 years was recovered by the police here yesterday. According to information, the body was seen near the Simble chowk locality on the Pathankot-Joginder Nagar rail track by residents of the colony, who informed the police. The police recovered the body and sent it to the Civil Hospital for post-mortem examination and identification.
Branch inaugurated: Ing Vyasya Bank opened its Patiala branch at the Leela Bhawan on Wednesday. The new branch apart from providing total banking services on core banking platform also offers safe deposit lockers and an onsite ATM to provide 24X7 banking. Patiala Deputy Commissioner Deepinder Singh inaugurated the new branch.
4 robbers held: Residents of nearby Wahid village today nabbed four robbers, who were trying to snatch a mobile phone from a village youth.The robbers, belonging to nearby Mahal and Malikpur villages, were later handed over to the police. The police recovered several stolen and snatched mobile phones, purses, cash and one motorcycle from them.
Minors sustain burn injuries: Two minor brothers sustained serious burn injuries and were admitted to the local civil hospital this afternoon. Bihari Migoratory labourer Dileshwar said in the hospital that his minor sons Sonu (8) and Pawan (3) were playing in the kitchen when a pot of boiling water fell upon them. The condition of both the kids is stable now, said Senior Medical Officer Dr Rajiv Gupta.