Brand acquired by IIL: Insecticides (India) Limited (IIL), an agrochemicals manufacturing company, has acquired MONOCIL, an agro chemical brand, from the De-Nocil, a multi-national company. The MONOCIL brand was launched by the IIL during a distributors’ meet in Bathinda on Thursday.
Seminar today: A seminar on ‘Interpreting the fundamentals of philosophy of Art’, sponsored by the Indian Council of Philosophical Research, New Delhi, is being organised on March 25 at Government Rajindra College here.
Woman dies of burns: Punni Bai (44) died of burns in the Civil Hospital here today. Her husband Kales War (49), who also sustained burns at his house yesterday, was stated to be stable at the hospital. The deceased was working in the kitchen in first floor of the house when a stock of polythene, lying in the kitchen caught fire. Some neighourers pulled the couple out from the devastating fire and admitted them to the Civil Hospital.
Dharamsala NURPUR Bus strike: The sudden strike of HRTC ticket commission agents in Pathankot depot on Wednesday has hit passenger transport service in the rural areas of Nurpur subdivision on the second day Thursday. The commuters are facing hardships as about 24 buses remained suspended on the second day.
Bus strike: The sudden strike of HRTC ticket commission agents in Pathankot depot on Wednesday has hit passenger transport service in the rural areas of Nurpur subdivision on the second day Thursday. The commuters are facing hardships as about 24 buses remained suspended on the second day.
Election control room for panchayat poll: An election control room established by the district election officer, Anantnag, in the Deputy Commissioner’s office complex at Anantnag has started functioning. The control room headed by Additional District Development Commissioner Showkat Ahmad Fazli can be contacted on phone numbers 01932224991, 09419071748. Similarly, an election-cum-grievance cell headed by the Additional Deputy Commissioner, Anantnag, Nisar Hussain Wani, having phone numbers 01932222873, 0941954280 and the media centre headed by the District Information Officer, Anantnag, Mohammad Amin Mushki, having contact numbers 01932222458, 0193222326, 09469263680, have also started working.
Four robbers produced in court: Four persons who were arrested for allegedly robbing two brothers’ houses of Rs 38,000 cash at Doiwala on February 28 were produced in the local court. The police said the court had sent them to a 14-day remand.
Case filed against bus driver: The police has registered a case against a city bus driver who had hit a nurse killing her near the Shimla bypass on Wednesday. He had fled the spot after the incident and was traced by the police later. Turner Road resident Rukmani Rana (47) was heading to her hospital on her scooter when she was hit by the bus. She had died on the spot.
Medical college CMS offers to quit: Citing personal reasons, CMS of the Veer Chander Singh Garhwali Government Medical Sciences Research Institute, Srinagar, Dr PD Sharma has offered to resign from his post. He submitted his resignation to Principal of the college Dr SS Mishra. The government is yet to take the final decision.
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LOHAGHAT SITARGANJ TANAKPUR (Compiled by BD Kasniyal)
(Compiled by BD Kasniyal)