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School bus overturns, 24 students hurt

Ludhiana, November 8
Twentyfour students of the Government Senior Secondary School for Girls, Sahnewal, were injured, two of them seriously, after a private bus collided with a divider and overturned near Choti Mundian on the Chandigarh road here today.

Norms thrown to winds

The schoolbus lies overturned on the road near Sahnewal on Thursday
The schoolbus lies overturned on the road near Sahnewal on Thursday. Tribune photo: Himanshu Mahajan

Chaos at emergency ward


Shopkeepers of Ghass Mandi gherao excise staff team
Ludhiana, November 8
High drama was witnessed in the Ghass Mandi area, near Daal Bazar, here today when agitated shopkeepers gheraoed Assistant Excise and Taxation Commissioner Gurinder Singh’s vehicle and his team of six ETOs here this evening.

Mall raided; Rs 10 lakh house tax recovered
Ludhiana, November 8
It’s not only the city residents but even big shopping malls have been included in the list of house tax defaulters of the Municipal Corporation.

House tax drive extended
Ludhiana, November 8
The Ludhiana Municipal Corporation has extended the period of special house tax recovery drive here toady. According to the spokesperson for the Municipal Corporation, the drive will continue till November 30. Earlier, the MC officials decided to conclude the drive on November 9 but owing to a good recovery during the drive, they have decided to extend its period date.

Snatchers in police custody in Ludhiana on Thursday Five snatchers land in police net
Ludhiana, November 8
With the arrest of five snatchers last night, the city police has claimed to have cracked nearly 35 mobile snatching cases that had taken place in different parts of the city in the past few months.

Snatchers in police custody in Ludhiana on Thursday. Photo: Inderjeet Verma


7 suspected dengue cases reported in Ludhiana
Ludhiana, November 8
Twenty-three suspected cases of dengue were reported at different hospitals here today.

Youth festival concludes
Ludhiana, November 8 Youth festival, organised in order to sensitise the college students for fighting against social evils and to create legal awareness, concluded today on second day, here.

PAU employees hold rally
Ludhiana, November 8
A rally was organised by the PAU Employees Union to protest against the dillydallying attitude of the Punjab government and PAU authorities in releasing the 70 per cent arrears of revised pay scale, which is pending for two years.

Medicines worth Rs 12.50 lakh seized
Ludhiana, November 8
A team of health department conducted a raid at a medicine distributor company at Ferozepur Road here today, from where a Khanna-based wholesale dealer used to purchase drugs.

Rs 5 crore surrendered during income tax survey
Ludhiana, November 8
A total of Rs 5 crore was surrendered during the income tax surveys held yesterday by Range I of Income Tax Department.

DTO to divide workload
Ludhiana, November 8
Providing relief to the residents, the workload of the District Transport Office (DTO) will now be divided into four areas.

ludhiana scan
Check pollution
Neeru Katyal, ADC (General) has asked the residents to celebrate Divali pollution-free. Chairing a district-level meeting, on curbing the pollution levels, Katyal said transport department must keep a check on the pressure-horns, which were too disturbing. Talking particularly about the festival of Divali, the ADC said schools must announce it in their morning assemblies that crackers generated lot of air and noise pollution, these should be shunned.

from schools
Maths fest
Ludhiana: Maths Fest-2012 concluded here on Thursday. Results: Collage making-1. DAV, Sarabha Nagar 2. Greenland Sr Sec School, Jalandhar Bye Pass 3. GNIPS, Model Town.


Woman held on charge of drug peddling
Ludhiana, November 8
The city police has nabbed a woman drug peddler and seized 110 gm of smack from her possession.

Gang of robbers busted
Ludhiana, November 8
With the arrest of four persons, the city police has claimed to have busted a gang of robbers.

Hockey tournament starts in Doraha
Doraha, November 8
The 14th Diwali Hockey Tournament organised in the memory of Dr Ishwar Singh, the founder president of the Guru Nanak National College, was inaugurated in the Guru Nanak Stadium here today.




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