Pact signed: The Deenbandhu Chhotu Ram University of Science and Technology, Murthal, has signed an memorandum of collaboration (MoC) with Hoshschule Ostwestfalen-Lippe (HOL) University, Detmold, Germany, for exchange visit of students and faculty recently. As per the provisions of this MoC students of the Deenbandhu varsity can utilise the research facilities available at HOL University, a prominent university for applied sciences, during their vacations free of cost.
Summer vacations extended to July 8: In view of the scorching heat, the Haryana Government has extended the summer vacations in government, aided, recognised and private schools up to July 8 said Education Minister Geeta Bhukkal here today.
Highway blocked: Residents of Guda village blocked the NH-71 for over two hours in protest against inadequate supply of power and drinking water recently. The protesters agreed to lift the blockade after a joint assurance made by the SDOs of the Power Corporation and the Public Health Department that supply of power and water would immediately be restored as per old schedule.
DC’s directions: Kaithal DC Chander Shekhar has issued
directions to all persons concerned to fill the open borewells within
15 days or be ready to face legal action. A police case will be
registered against owners of borewells lying open and they would be
liable to pay cost of filling. The DC also said all those agencies
undertaking boring of wells should get themselves registered within
The State Bank of India’s Regional Business Office, Hisar, organised
a NPA borrowers’ meet of Kaithal and Jind districts in Kaithal on
Friday. Sanjay Seth, Chief Manager of the SBI, Kaithal, said Sneh Deep
Agnihotri, Deputy General Manager (Haryana Zone), called upon
borrowers to make timely repayment of loans.
Three held: Three persons have been arrested for murdering Sandeep of Dera Ladwa. The police said Aashu, Pawan and Paramjeet of Dera Ladwa jointly murdered Sandeep with knives near the Virat Palace on June 27. The arrested trio were produced in a court here, which remanded Pawan to one-day police custody while Aashu and Paramjeet had been sent to jail.
Dharna staged: CPI activists staged a dharna in front of the mini-secretariat here recently in support of their demands. They also submitted a memorandum addressed to the Chief Minister to City Magistrate Ashok Kumar Bansal demanding provision of essential commodities on cheaper rates at all government depots, payment of old-age arrears, pension to widows and handicaps etc.
Five arrested: With the arrest of five persons, including a woman, the police has solved the five-month-old murder case of Rohtas of Bhuna district in Fatehabad. The arrested persons have been identified as Ladi of Nagal district in Panchkula, Sanjeev, Gaurav, Prem Lata and Raj Kumar all residents of Kami village in Panchkula.
Three booked: Following irritation caused by repeated objections raised by his neighbour, Dalip (52), against playing cards at an open place in front of Dalip’s house, Rajesh along with his family members killed Dalip at Buroli village on Sunday. Meanwhile, on the complaint of the deceased’s nephew, Vipin, the police has registered a case of murder against Rajesh, his mother, Saroj Devi, and his sister, Meenakshi.