Cancer detection camp: Roko Cancer, a UK-based organisation, on Saturday adopted 25 patients during the inauguration of a camp in the memory of former MLA Kanwarjit Singh Brar “Sunny”, who died due to cancer earlier this year. The charity will provide free medicines to the patients. Muktsar MLA Karan Kaur Brar was also present.
Ropar Travel agent arrested:
Travel agent arrested:The police has arrested a travel agent for allegedly defrauding Gurcharan Singh, a Takhtgarh resident, of Rs 3.6 lakh. A case under Section 420 and 506 of the IPC was registered against the accused, Harmeet Singh of Pojelata village in Hoshiarpur, six months ago. In his complaint, Gurcharan alleged that the accused took the money from him on the pretext of sending him to Italy.
Two killed:Two persons identified as Baljeet Singh of Dakala and Krishan Lal were killed on the spot when a truck hit them on the Madanpur road in Shahabad on Friday evening.
49 sector officers
deployed in district: Fortynine sector officers equipped with latest devices have been deployed in the district. This was stated by Deputy Commissioner (DC), Chamba, Sunil Chaudhary, who is also the district election officer, here on Thursday. He said 2,750 polling personnel would be deployed in the 572 polling stations. In the district, 52 polling stations had been identified as hypersensitive, and 141 as sensitive. The Election Commission had also deployed four general observers and four expenditure observers in the district, the DC added. HAMIRPUR
dehradun Blood donation camp:
GMVN workers’ protest:
Blood donation camp:The Uttarakhand Social Welfare Board will organise a blood donation camp in Dehradun on October 31. According to Sitaram, Secretary, Uttarakhand Social Welfare Board, the blood donation camp will be held in association with the Indian Medical Association and the Indian Red Cross Society.
GMVN workers’ protest:Daily wage employees of the Garhwal Mandal Vikas Nigam (GMVN) decided at a meeting on Saturday to stage a demonstration in Dehradun on October 25 in support of their demand for the regularization of their services. The employees, who met GMVN chairman Dinesh Dhanai, asked him to fulfil their demand immediately.
Voter cards:Voter cards will be prepared in the Doiwala block of Dehradun from November 8 to 11. Block Development Officer Radhakrishan Raturi said a voter card preparation camp would be held at Government School Nakronda in the Doiwala block.