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Another daylight armed robbery in fortnight
Ex-serviceman shot at, Rs 78,000 looted
Tribune News Service

Panchkula, July 29
Striking again within a fortnight in the town, robbers shot at an ex-serviceman in broad daylight and took away Rs 78,000 here today.

The victim, BN Borax, along with his colleague Vichitter Singh, was returning after collecting the electricity bill amount from Ramgarh when a few assailants waylaid them on the road separating Sectors 26 and 27.

They took away the bag containing the money. One of the bundles of currency, amounting to around Rs 80,000, was not looted as it was lying in the glove box of the scooter.

The Uttar Haryana Bijli Vitran Nigam (UHBVN) had outsourced the tasks of recording meter readings and collecting bill amounts to the the Haryana Ex-Servicemen League.

Borax and Vichitter had been working with the league. They collected bill amounts from Ramgarh on the two last days every month.

According to the police, robbers on a motorcycle and in a car waylaid them around 1:30 pm and asked to hand over the money to them.

Pillion rider Vichitter, who had the money, resisted them. To create panic they shot at Borax on a leg. They did not fire at Vichitter, perhaps keeping his age in mind, said the police.

Borax suffered a bullet injury on the knee. He underwent surgery at the General Hospital, Sector 6, where he was stated to be out of danger.

This was the second such incident within a fortnight. On July 13, a gang decamped with cash and jewellery worth Rs 15 lakh after taking 13 members of a family hostage at Sector 10.

Incidentally, the two victims sat at the same office at the Power Colony, Sector 14, Panchkula, where dacoits took away Rs 18 lakh last year.

Instead of going on the busy National Highway 73, the victims today chose to use a road with a thin presence of commuters. They did not ask the local police to provide them with a gunman, despite the fact that the service was available free of cost.

Panchkula Superintendent of Police Manish Chaudhary said there were different versions on the number of assailants and the make of the car was also not confirmed by the victims.

The police had earlier asked the UHBVN authorities to ensure that a gunman accompanied the persons who carried the cash.



Now, college principals to be selected on merit
Pradeep Sharma
Tribune News Service

In nutshell

n UPSC to select govt college principals
n Seniority won’t be sole criterion for selection
n Move to speed up decision-making process
n Principals to get representation in PU senate, syndicate
n New norms to attract best academic talent

Chandigarh, July 29
In a move that will go a long way in ending adhocism in appointment of regular principals in the city’s government run colleges, the human resources development ministry has notified the rules on recruiting them.

Following the notification, the Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) will now select new college principals based on their eligibility as prescribed by the University Grants Commission. This would mean the current system of the seniormost lecturer officiating as the principal would be discontinued and seniority will not be the only criterion in selecting a new principal. Confirming the development, UT home & education secretary Ram Niwas said he hoped the new norms would streamline the recruitment process in higher education.

Currently almost all the 11 colleges run by the UT administration are being headed by officiating principals. Since the latter are not vested with decision-making powers most of the decisions are held in abeyance, severely affecting both the administrative and academic decision-making process.

Though officiating principals act as regular ones for all intents and purposes, they do not get any benefits accruing to fulltime heads of the institutions. Even after officiating as principals for years they retire as lecturers only and do not get postretirement benefits entitled to regular principals.

Besides, they do not have any representation in the top bodies of Panjab University, including the syndicate and senate, and most of the decisions regarding government colleges are taken without consent by the university. On the other hand, principals of private colleges find representation in these bodies from the principals’ constituencies and are in a position to safeguard their interests.

Sources said with the new rules in place the colleges would get the best of academic talent from eligible candidates as the choice would not be limited to the seniormost lecturers.

In 2008 UPSC appointed KS Saluja as the first regular principal of Government College in Sector 46.



Woman conspires with lover to kill husband
Tribune News Service

Chandigarh, July 29
The police arrested a woman and her paramour for allegedly killing her husband at Smadhi Gate locality in Mani Majra here today.

The woman, identified as 22-year-old Mohini, along with her paramour Kuldeep, a resident of Dappar village in Mohali, allegedly strangled her husband Dharam Singh (26) to death after tying his limbs with a rope.

Dharam was an electrician by profession. They were married since five years.

The police said Mohni, mother of one-year-old son, told investigators that her husband used to beat her up.

They had stayed at Kuldeep Singh’s house as tenants for five months before coming to the city. They both liked each other and when Dharam came to know about it he changed the house.

The couple had gone to Dappar a couple of weeks ago, where Mohni met Kuldeep. Dharam saw Kuldeep holding his wife’s hand and thrashed his wife. At this, Mohni and Kuldeep decided to eliminate Dharam and hatched a conspiracy on Wednesday evening at Shivalik Park in Mani Majra. Mohni told Kuldeep that she would call him after midnight to her house, said DSP (East) Jaswant Singh Khaira.

Mohni called Kuldeep from her husband’s phone around 3.30 am and opened the door for him. Dharam was fast asleep and they tied him to the cot where he was lying. When he tried to raise the alarm, Mohni gagged him and Kuldeep strangled him with a string.

They pulled the cot out of the room. The murder came to light around 7 am and the landlord of the house Sabar Ali reported the incident to the police. The police found the body that was lying on a cot with rashes on neck and limbs.

Inspector Gurmukh Singh, in charge of the Mauili Jagran police post, said the circumstantial evidence and the spot examination indicated towards familiar entry into the house. The police quizzed Mohni and found some missing gaps in her statement, which raised doubts.

The police found a list of mobile phone numbers and call details of the victim’s mobile also pinpointed towards the accused, whose location was traced at Mani Majra.

Inspector Charanjit Singh, in charge of the crime branch, said the way the cot was lying outside the house and Mohni’s statement that she was not aware of what happened, raised doubts.

Praising the efforts of the team, the UT SSP SS Srivastva said joint efforts of the area police and the crime branch led to cracking of the sensational blind murder case in less than 10 hours.



PU: Daggers, pistol recovered
Sumedha Sharma
Tribune News Service

Chandigarh, July 29
Panjab University today woke up to the days of possible student group clashes with the recovery of daggers and a pistol.

Giving a serious blow to the varsity’s constant attempts to make campus arm and violence-free, the UT police today arrested five persons from the PU gate number 3 for allegedly carrying daggers and a dummy pistol in their vehicle. Claimed to be outsiders, Sukhdev Singh, alias Sukha, Kewal Singh and Jagsir Singh, all residents of Firozpore, were booked under the Arms Act while the remaining two, later identified as Gurbaz Singh and Gagandeep Singh, were arrested under preventive measures.

According to police officials, security guards of the university recovered the weapons around 8.30 am.

“The security staff was conducting a routine check at gate number 3 when a Toyota Innova refused to stop and crossed the barricades. The car was intercepted near post office where the guards found a dummy pistol, three daggers and baseball bats in its boot. They immediately informed us and the group was arrested,” said a police official.

According to sources, out of these five, Kewal Singh was involved in several cases of heinous crimes in Punjab, including dacoity and assault. The other four have also been booked in incidents of assaults earlier in Punjab.

The incident meanwhile has triggered a war of words between two prominent student groups PUSU and SOPU as the car bore a sticker of PUSU and according to some unconfirmed reports it belonged to PUSU president Uday Singh Wirring.



STA, CTU officials under lens after CBI raid
Arun Sharma
Tribune News Service

Chandigarh, July 29
The raid by the Central Bureau of Investigation at a Chandigarh Transport Undertaking depot has put officials of the State Transport Authority (STA) as well as CTU under the scanner over the alleged illegal operation of buses belonging to Ambala Bus Syndicate Pvt Ltd, Ropar, in the city.

While the investigative agency has already seized receipts issued to the private bus operator against the “parking fee” at CTU bus stands during the period in question, CBI sleuths are now trying to find out who were responsible for the delay in implementing the orders issued by UT home secretary Ram Niwas, who is also chairman of the STA.

Ambala Bus Syndicate had filed a petition in the Punjab & Haryana High Court praying for issuance of directions to the STA, Chandigarh, to countersign the stage carriage permits held by the operator on interstate routes.

Following this the high Court on February 3 last year issued directions to the STA to take an appropriate decision in the matter on merit as early as possible but not later than March 31, 2009.

On March 30, 2009 Niwas, disposing of the case, said “since the permits involved in this case don’t fall within the scope and terms of section 74 of the Punjab Reorganisation Act, 1966 and the provisions of the Motor Vehicle Act, 1988, the permits in question cannot be countersigned. Consequently the buses of Ambala Bus Syndicate cannot be allowed to ply in Chandigarh”. A copy of the order was sent to bus operator the same day.

Despite the directive the operator’s buses continued to ply in the city, picking up and offloading passengers from the two CTU bus stands in Sectors 17 and 43 uninterruptedly till May this year, when a letter reached the CTU director’s office.

Interestingly, the STA on March 30, 2009 did not send a copy to the motor vehicle inspector, STA, Chandigarh. A copy of the orders was also forwarded to the latter on May 6 this year for strict compliance with the directive.

The CBI sleuths now are expected to question the officials concerned who were supposed to inform executing officials about the STA chairman’s decision, sources said.



Silver screen ‘broker’ in police net
Tribune News Service

Modus Operandi

Selected candidates and took them to Mumbai, lodged them in good hotels and provided all sorts of facilities, besides taking them to film studios. After returning from Mumbai, the candidates shared their experiences with fellows, who too got interested and gave money to Mishra for getting roles

Chandigarh, July 29
The police today arrested a Mumbai resident on charges of cheating and duping several persons in the region by promising to get them roles in films, TV serials, advertisements etc. The police said the accused identified, as Sanjay Mishra, a resident of Mumbai, was involved in several cases of cheating across India and had duped gullible people in a similar fashion.

Sanjay, proprietor of the Tun Tun Promotions and Coordination Services, Mumbai, was in the city and had been taking interviews of aspirants. He was arrested from a hotel in Sector 22 after at least 10 persons reached the Sector 17 police station and alleged that Mishra had duped them of Rs 50,000 each for getting roles in films, TV serials and in advertisements.

The complainants told the police that Mishra had given an advertisement in a Hindi newspaper following which they had approached him. The police while explaining the modus operandi of Mishra said he would select one of the candidate from a group, take him to Mumbai, lodge him in good hotels and provide all sorts of facilities, besides taking him to film studios. After returning from Mumbai, the candidate shared his experience with his fellows, who too got interested and gave money to Mishra for getting roles.

This time also, Mishra selected aspirants for TV serials, Butter Bite Éclairs and Bisleri audio-visual advertisements. He claimed that the shooting would take place in the city as well as in Mumbai in the near future. He also held a press conference at the Chandigarh Press Club a couple of days ago.

Acting on a complaint lodged by Gagandeep of Sector 21, the SHO of Sector 17 police station, Inspector Jaswinder Singh, raided the hotel and arrested Mishra. A case of cheating has been registered against him.

One of the alleged victims of Mishra, Cheenu Gupta of Ludhiana, a BCA IInd year student, told TNS that she had paid Rs 35,000 to Mishra, who promised her a role in a TV serial and had signed an agreement with him. She came with her mother today when the accused failed to keep his promise they asked him to return their money. He gave them a cheque of Rs 11,000, which bounced in the bank.

Narinder, a resident of Jalandher, Vijay Kumar, a resident of Karnal, and Tajinder, a resident of Jhajjar in Haryana said they too were cheated in the same manner.

The police said there was a long list of cases against Mishra, which figured on several websites pertaining to cheating cases.


Race begins for UT health services top post
Anuja Jaiswal
Tribune News Service

Chandigarh, July 29
With two months left for the retirement of UT’s Director Health Services(DHS), Dr MS Bains, hectic lobbying has started among Punjab doctors to 'grab' the coveted post, reserved exclusively for the state.

Though the UT Administration is yet to receive a panel of names from the Punjab government as replacement of Bains, five names have been reportedly finalised. Confirming this, a senior health official of the Punjab Government said the names are "more or less" finalised and the process of sending a formal proposal to the UT Administration would commence soon.

Sources said that the names that are on the list include two Deputy Directors of the Punjab Health Department and three Civil Surgeons, Dr Lamber Singh (Amritsar), Dr SP Sharma (Ludhiana) and Arjun Singh Gill (Ropar). The sources however, do not rule out changes as this posting is considered prestigious and lots of pull and pressures work here.

Officials privy to the selection process admit that political patronage played a major role and those with the "right backing" made it to the post. Citing the example of the present incumbent, Punjab officials say that Bains had managed to stay as the DHS even a year after the expiry of his deputation without any formal approval for his extension from the state government.

Bains's deputation had ended last year in August and the UT Administration had sought an extension and had sent his file for approval to the Punjab government. Interestingly, the approval hasn't been granted till date and Bains has been allowed to work till he attains superannuation without a nod from his parent state.

The officials reveal that in the face of stiff opposition from Punjab Health Minister Laxmi Kanta Chawla, who had been relentlessly pursuing the repatriation of all doctors whose deputations in UT had ended, the state government did not give a formal approval for Bains extension.

However, since the UT Administration was adamant in retaining Bains and he too was interested to stay back, doors of powers were knocked and he wasn't sent back. When contacted, Punjab Health Secretary Satish Chandra refused to say anything on Bains case but confirmed that the state government had not given a nod for his extension. He refused to go into the reasons of the same.

On the issue of a fresh panel being sent to the UT administration for Bains replacement after his retirement, he said the post of Director, Health Services, in UT was reserved for doctors of Punjab cadre and names would be sent in due course.



Aunt still clueless on Maya’s suicide
Swati Sharma
Tribune News Service

Chandigarh, July 29
In 18 years of her life, orphan Maya, who committed suicide in a church on July 24, had never stepped out of her home in Sector 28.

It was the first time that Manju, Maya’s aunt (masi), had sent her to work in the church as a domestic help, earlier this year. She had no idea that sending Maya to the church would prove fatal.

Maya and her sister were sent to the church when the aunt was given an offer that maids were needed on the church premises. The aunt is beleaguered at the question as to what could have led Maya to take that drastic step.

Like any other teenager in love, even, Maya had dreams of marrying Anoop Sebastian, who was a relative of father Sebastian, disclosed Monica. “My sister and Anoop were very close, on weekends he used to drop us at our grandmother’s place. She used to talk to me for hours about Anoop,” she sobbed.

Manju had always dreamt of her nieces as brides. “I had asked father Sebastian to save salaries of the two girls in separate bank accounts as I wanted to get the two married soon. Manju had no clue about Maya’s affair with father Sebastian’s relative. “When I came to know, I questioned father who said he too had no clue about it,” she added.

“Maya had not seen the world. If an orphan gets love and affection from someone she is bound to get attached with that person,” said Manju.

Expressing apprehensions on sending Maya’s sister to work anywhere she said in a trembling voice, “I am really scared of sending Monica anywhere. If she ends up in the similar manner I will not be able to forgive myself.”

Maya’s mother had died when she was two-year-old and father married another woman soon after. Narrating their daily routine, Monica said, “Earlier we used to stay at our step mothers place until my father expired few years back. After his death it was not possible to stay with the stepmother so we shifted to our grandmother’s place.”

17-year-old Monica is an illiterate and is presently in a state of shock. “We used to spend the whole day at home and perform household work. That is what I have done all my life.”



UT wants its Plan Budget pegged at Rs 900 cr
Pradeep Sharma
Tribune News Service

Chandigarh, July 29
In the backdrop of major ongoing development projects aimed at pushing the city into the metro league, the Chandigarh Administration has sought a Rs 900 crore Plan Budget.This demand was raised at a meeting the top UT officials had with the Planning Commission officials at New Delhi today.”We have put the demand under various heads to the Planning Commission and are hopeful of a substantial increase in the plan outlay,” a senior officials informed.

Sources said with major projects, including the Metro, International Airport, slum rehabilitation project and upgradation of the urban infrastructure underway, a major jump in the planned outlay from the Rs 450.91 crore to Rs 800 crore had been demanded to provide world-class facilities to the residents of India's first planned city.

The Union Budget 2010-11, the non-plan outlay showed a decline of Rs 10.68 crore from Rs 1,478.68 crore to Rs 1,468 crore than the last financial year. The plan outlay registered a marginal increase of Rs 69 lakh from Rs 449.22 crore to Rs 450.91 crore - a development, which spelled good news for the proposed projects.

During the budgetary provisions at the time of the last Budget, the UT's expectations had fallen short of the demanded Budget. The UT Administration had sought about Rs 800 crore and Rs 1,866 for the plan and non-plan heads, respectively.

The sources said the UT Administration was pinning hopes on the revised Plan Budget Estimates from the existing share of Rs 450.91 crore. The hope stems from the fact that the UT got a whopping Rs 120 crore more (up from Budget Estimates of Rs 319.22 cr to Rs 449.22 crore) in the revised Budget Estimates in 2009-10.

With Union Minister for Parliamentary Affairs and Water Resources Pawan Bansal pressing for more funds for the development of the city, the additional funds should not be a problem.

Even during a meeting of the National development Council (NDC) in New Delhi on July 24, UT Administrator Shivraj Patil had pleaded for more funds for the city on the plea that on the plan projects Chandigarh's financial performance in the 11th plan had been close to 100 per cent.



Despite claims, crime graph up
Sanjay Bumbroo
Tribune News Service

Timeline 2009

October 20: Kidnapping and release of two-year-old girl from her house at Sector 7, with Rs 20 lakh paid as ransom

October 13: Loot worth Rs 9 lakh from gunhouse at Swastik Vihar

August 16: Four youths in Zen looted of Rs 2.5 lakh from petrol station

August 12: Rs 25,000 looted from liquor vend at Mansa Devi Complex

June 29: Medicines worth Rs 12 lakh looted from Industrial Area

June 4: Rs 12.5 lakh in cash and jewellery robbed from house at Sector 6

May 15: Rs 11.5 lakh looted from State Bank of India at Sector 20

April 25: Family of district BJP chief held hostage for three hours by highway robbers, who then flee with car

February 12: Rs 9.7 lakh looted from State Bank of Patiala at Sector 15

January 27: Rs 2.1 crore looted from PC Jewellers

Panchkula, July 29
Even as the Panchkula police has claimed to have busted 51 gangs involved in vehicle thefts, robberies and snatchings in 2009 alone, recent incidents of crime are a small pointer to a rise in the crime graph here.

On July 16, a gang decamped with cash and jewellery worth Rs 15 lakh in the wee hours after taking 13 members of a family hostage at Sector 10. Just two days before this incident, some unidentified youths took away the Skoda car of a Sector-4 resident from Sector 26.

These were not rare occurrences as there had been about 18 burglaries during the past year and-a-half. There were 164 thefts and 17 snatchings, both showing traces of organised crime.

The number of thefts and snatchings had gone up considerably this year as 130 thefts and 16 snatchings had already been reported till now.

Policing in the district came under sharp focus, with a spurt in burglaries and snatchings. About 21 burglaries and 33 snatchings were reported during the past year and-a-half.

While the police claimed to have solved 22 snatching cases, it had fared badly in solving robbery cases as only 12 had been solved till now, making residents feel unsafe.

About 18 cases of rape, including the gangrape-on-wheels at Kalka last year, had been reported tilldate and the police claimed to have solved all cases.

Though the number of murders had gone down considerably in 2009, as compared to 15 in 2008, cases of murder had again shown a significant increase this year. Nine cases of murder had been reported this year so far, of which the police had claimed to have solved seven cases.

Five get 7-year jail for robbery

PANCHKULA: The local court awarded seven-year imprisonment to five robbers who, in a daring robbery, decamped with cash and jewellery worth Rs 12.5 lakh, after keeping the family of the Punjab and Haryana High Court senior advocate hostage for around two hours.

Additional District and Sessions Judge Ritu Garg yesterday awarded imprisonment to Mahesh, alias Ganja, Narender, alias Sonu, and Kunal, all residents of Delhi, Jeevan, servant of the house and a resident of Bihar, and Pinto from Rajasthan.

The court also slapped a fine of Rs 1,000 each on the accused. In default of the fine the accused would serve one year extra behind the bars.

The accused were awarded punishment by the court under Sections 395 (punishment for dacoity), 397 (robbery or dacoity with an attempt to cause death or grievous hurt) and 506 (criminal intimidation) of the IPC.

The advocate’s servant, along with four others, had held the family of senior advocate RS Mittal hostage for over two hours and decamped with cash and jewellery after ransacking the entire house in Sector 6 on June 4.

Robbers had also attempted to rape the maidservant who raised the alarm, forcing the robbers to flee from the house.

The police on June 24 arrested the four robbers, who had decamped with cash and jewellery worth Rs 12.5 lakh from the house of the senior advocate. Acting on a tip-off, a team of the Delhi police had arrested mastermind Mahesh, alias Ganja, from Lodhi Road Complex area in south Delhi on July 14. — TNS



2 ultrasound machines seized
Tribune News Service

Zirakpur, July 29
A team of the district family welfare today raided two private hospitals at Zirakpur and Dera Bassi and seized ultrasound machines after the team found that a private hospital in Zirakpur (Baltana) had not registered with complete address and other hospital in Dera Bassi had not maintained the proper records of the patients as required under the PNDT Act.

According to district family welfare official Dr SP Surila, the team inspected Raghav hospital in Baltana and sealed an ultrasound machine. He said the hospital authorities had not registered the machine with full address. He said the hospital authorities had, however, maintained all records of patients properly.

The district family welfare team also raided Chander hospital at Dera Bassi and sealed an ultrasound machine. An official stated that the the hospital was not maintaining proper records of patients.



Guidelines by Drug Dept
Delegates from Zirakpur meet health secy
Tribune News Service

Zirakpur, July 29
A delegation of the CFA Association, Zirakpur, met health secretary Satish Chandra yesterday regarding the new guidelines issued by the Punjab drug department, wherein the department will be issuing new wholesale licenses in Punjab on the basis of the population of the local retailers in the area and will maintain a ratio of 5:1 between the retailers and wholesalers.

The delegation, under its president Amit Jain, appealed that the C&F’s operate the depots of a company in the state and make supplies to all the company appointed wholesalers of the state. They don’t make any sales directly to the retailers.

Earlier, the association had brought this matter to the notice of the health minister Prof Laxmi Kanta Chawla.

Amit, however, said the secretary health Chandra after reviewing the matter assured that he was convinced with the merits of the case and would be issuing the directions after consulting the officials concerned.



Musical bonanza enthrals audience
Our Correspondent

Chandigarh, July 29
The twang grace and melody of Punjabi folklore and harmony of Western music met in a musical bonanza of an exciting and entertaining evening at the Randhawa auditorium here on Tuesday.

The programme organised by Heritage Mohali included performances by western classical music by SINGCO, a choir group from Texas, the US, while noted Punjabi folk masters like Meer Des Raj Lachkani, a group of Sufi-Dhadi singers, Darshan Singh and party, been-baja musician group and dancers and Jogi Kashinath, wind instruments flute and snake charmer been, enthralled the audience with their performances.



5 cranes impounded
Tribune News Service

Chandigarh, July 29
The enforcement wing of the municipal corporation impounded five cranes and six two-wheelers during an anti-encroachment drive at Mani Majra here today.

The team of the department impounded these vehicles as mechanics there had been using road berms on the roadside to repair these vehicles.

Enforcement inspector Kashmira Singh said they had received complaints that crane owners had been using their parking space. He added that they also impounded a car from Sector 17.



Nigerian youth dies mysteriously
Tribune News Service

Mohali, July 29
A 28-year-old Nigerian national died under mysterious circumstances here today. The victim, Sean Presol, was found lying naked in an unconscious condition in his room at Sector 68 here.

He had reportedly consumed an overdose of alprex tablets and was admitted to a private hospital in Phase IIIB-2 here by his friends who found the room locked from inside.

The Nigerian national died a day after being admitted to the hospital.

Officials at the Phase VIII police station have written to the Nigerian Embassy so that his family members could be informed before his autopsy was done.

His fiancé had left for Nigeria few days ago. Police officials said the autopsy would reveal the exact cause of death.



PUSU, SOPU activists block traffic
Enter into heated argument while campaigning
Tribune News Service

Chandigarh, July 29
In what may have erupted into another incident of campus violence at DAV College, Sector 10, party members of two student groups PUSU and SOPU entered into a heated argument while campaigning today.

The trouble started to brew when both student groups tried to ‘ help’ same group of freshers who had come to complete their admission formalities today.

The group leaders started arguing over their turn to speak to them and ended up hurling abuses at each other. Within minutes a large number of other supporters joined the war of words and the traffic was blocked for about half-an-hour. It was then that somebody called the police that reached the spot and dispersed both the groups.

Though things might have come under control as of now but according to the police officials the college needs to tighten its discipline mechanism to avoid any unwanted violence.



PUTA nominations
Tribune News Service

Chandigarh, July 29
The race for the Panjab University Teachers Association has formally started with nominations being filed today.

Professor Akshay and professor Yashpal Kang have filed their nominations for the post of president. Professor Mohammad Khalid has applied for the post of secretary while Sanjay Kaushik for the vice president. CN Kumar will be contesting for the joint secretary and Jatinder Grover treasurer.



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