Office-bearers: Sonepat Following have been elected as office-bearers of Lions Club, Gohana, Sheeshpal Goyal - president, Praveen Goyal and Piyush Pawar - vice-presidents, Brijesh Goyal - secretary, Sumit Mittal - co-secretary, Ravi Ahuja - treasurer, Gaurav Goyal - co-treasurer, SN Gupta - PRO, Vijay Goyal - tale twitter, Mukesh Nagpal - lion tamer and Anil Goyal - membership growth secretary. — OC
Kurukshetra Kurukshetra SP: Karnal SP Rakesh Arya took over as new Kurukshetra SP here on Monday in place of Parul Kush Jain who has been transferred as Panchkula DC.
Kurukshetra SP: Karnal SP Rakesh Arya took over as new Kurukshetra SP here on Monday in place of Parul Kush Jain who has been transferred as Panchkula DC.
Cash stolen from manyari shop: Cash estimated at about Rs 25,000 is said to have been stolen by thieves from a manyari shop at Bhagedh Chowk on National Highway No. 88 (Shimla-Kangra) near Ghumarwin on Sunday night. Shop owner Mast Ram found the locks of his shop broken and money kept in the cash box missing. The police has registered a case under Sections 357 and 480, IPC. People of area, led by Pawan Kumar vice-president of local Bakroa gram panchayat, have demanded police patrolling in the area.
KANGRA NURPUR 2 killed as car falls into gorge: An Alto car (no. applied for) lost control and fell into a 200-m-deep gorge Batees Meel near Kotla on Friday. Two car occupants died and one girl was injured seriously. The police said Joginder Singh of Bagga village died on the way to Tanda Medical College and Harnam Singh was declared brought dead by doctors at Shahpur Hospital. Injured Diksha, Harnam’s daughter, was admitted to the TMC.
2 killed as car falls into gorge: An Alto car (no. applied for) lost control and fell into a 200-m-deep gorge Batees Meel near Kotla on Friday. Two car occupants died and one girl was injured seriously. The police said Joginder Singh of Bagga village died on the way to Tanda Medical College and Harnam Singh was declared brought dead by doctors at Shahpur Hospital. Injured Diksha, Harnam’s daughter, was admitted to the TMC.
Social workers to be nominated to social welfare board:
With the Uttarakhand Social Welfare Board being reconstituted, the Social Welfare Officer in Almora Chandra Chauhan has invited applications from social workers for being nominated to various posts. The social workers have been asked to submit their applications with photographs at the District Social Welfare Office by May 14. Every district is required to send applications for one post of president and three posts of member. The directions in this regard have come from the Social Welfare Directorate in Dehradun. Transparency in shop allotment sought
Transparency in shop allotment sought: The BJP leadership in Bazpur has demanded that allotment of shops in the newly constructed shopping complex of the Municipal Board be carried out in a transparent manner. Workers of the party under the leadership of Vimal Sharma submitted a memorandum in this regard to Executive Officer Dilip Kapoor on Monday. They have demanded that the auction of all shops in the complex be done simultaneously.
Girl falls into tank, drowns:
A girl died after drowning in a water tank in the Kaladhungi area of Nainital district. The incident took place in Bajuniya Haldu village on Sunday evening when 3-year Jyoti Nainwal fell into a tank near her house while she was playing. Not being able to locate her, family members started searching for her frantically only to find her body floating in the tank. The tank had been filled by a tanker for the purpose of some construction work going on nearby. Man killed in accident Youth thrashed to death (Compiled by Rajeev Khanna)
Man killed in accident: One person was killed and another injured when the mini truck in which they were travelling hit a stationary tanker in the Jaspur area of Udham Singh Nagar. It is learnt that Irshad of Jatwara mohalla was going to Jaspur after unloading his truck at Thakurdwara. He was accompanied by 35-year Shahid Hussain of Nai Basti. It was near Rahmapur village that Irshad lost control over his vehicle on account of the high beam of a vehicle coming from the opposite direction and hit a tanker. The two were injured and were being taken to Moradabad for treatment where Shahid succumbed to his injuries.
Youth thrashed to death: A youth was killed while another injured seriously following an attack on them by a group of persons. The incident took place on Sunday afternoon. It is learnt that there had been an altercation between two groups of youths on Saturday night at the Awas Vikas locality. On Sunday afternoon, while attempts were being made to sort out issues at Holi Chowk, a group of youths attacked Gaurav Arora of Awas Vikas and Manoj Pant of the Jagatpura locality with sharp-edged weapons. The attackers fled as passersby rushed to the spot. Gaurav died while the two injured youths were being taken to Haldwani for treatment. The accused attackers are learnt to be residents of Kanshiram Nagar in Uttar Pradesh. Police teams have been sent there to nab the accused.
(Compiled by Rajeev Khanna)