3 arrested with arms: The police on Saturday claimed to have busted an inter-state gang of criminals involved in several robberies. Three persons, including Bhim Sain (alias Bhima), Kamal Sharma and Narinder Kumar (alias Geja), all residents of Malout, have been arrested. The police said four Italy-made .30 bore pistols, a .12 bore rifle, a .12 bore countrymade pistol and 16 live cartridges were also recovered.
2 youths killed in accident:
Two youths, Rohit Kumar (25) and Pardeep Kumar (24), both residents of Kapial village near Bhawanigarh, were killed in an accident here on Saturday. The duo were riding a motorcycle when it rammed into a stationary truck near the BSNL Park. The bodies of the deceased persons were taken to the local Civil Hospital for a post-mortem
examination. Tarn Taran
Arms seized near
border: The BSF on Saturday seized two Pakistan-made pistols along with two magazines and 15 cartridges from near the border here. BSF Commandant (45th Battalion) RK Sharma said the consignment was recovered near Kalsian village, 40 metres behind the border. The case has been referred to Khalra
Kurukshetra 7 booked
7 booked: A woman Jogindro of Shahabad has alleged that she was married to Maan Singh of Patiala 14 years ago and since then her husband and his family had been demanding dowry from her. The police has registered a case against four persons in this connection. In another case, a local resident Jai Prakash told the police that his daughter was married to Bhupender Singh of Shahabad and her in-law had been demanding dowry. A case has been registered against three persons.
dehradun BTC teachers protest:
The hunger strike undertaken by the Special BTC teachers at the Old Raipur bus entered 13th day on Saturday. Led by Sunil Joshi, the dharnites pledged to continue with their protest till the state government accepted their demand of permanent jobs. They also took out a candle march later in the evening. Computer room opened BJP workers demonstrate
BTC teachers protest: The hunger strike undertaken by the Special BTC teachers at the Old Raipur bus entered 13th day on Saturday. Led by Sunil Joshi, the dharnites pledged to continue with their protest till the state government accepted their demand of permanent jobs. They also took out a candle march later in the evening.
Computer room opened: Former Chief Minister BC Khanduri and Mussoorie MLA Ganesh Joshi on Saturday jointly inaugurated the newly constructed the computer room at Gorkha Military College, Garhi Cantt, Dehradun. The computer room has been constructed for Rs 20 lakhs. Khanduri assured all support to the college on the occasion.
BJP workers demonstrate: BJP workers staged a protest at the Turner Road power sub-station in Dehradun on Saturday. The protesters alleged that Mothrowala, Ramgarh and adjoining localities were experiencing low voltage problem for long but the power corporation officials were making little efforts to redress their concern.
Nainital (Compiled by BD
(Compiled by BD Kasniyal)