LUDHIANA Muktsar Nawanshahr Sangrur Tarn Taran
Kaithal Bhukkal opens school:
Education and Industrial Training Minister Geeta Bhukkal on Saturday inaugurated a senior secondary school in Baata village in the Kalayat block in Kaithal. The construction cost of the building is Rs 62 lakh. The students presented a cultural
programme. Kurukshetra Panipat Sirsa
Bhukkal opens school: Education and Industrial Training Minister Geeta Bhukkal on Saturday inaugurated a senior secondary school in Baata village in the Kalayat block in Kaithal. The construction cost of the building is Rs 62 lakh. The students presented a cultural programme.
Badminton executive panel formed: District Badminton Association (DBA) president Sunil Tadu declared the district executive committee of the association here on Thursday. RL Sharma was appointed its adviser, Vibhor Gupta general secretary, Neeraj Vasu treasurer and Shashi Pal Sharma senior vice-president. Dinesh Sharma, Sudheer Gupta, Dinesh Chopra, Tejaswi Sharma, Dr Pravesh Sharma and Ashish Sharma were vice-presidents, Dr Nilambar Dutt, Kareem Khan, Sanjeev Sharda, Vikas Bhardwaj and Sanjay Kaushal joint secretaries, Praveen Sharma and Aditya Mohan Kashyap legal advisers and Karan Chandel press secretary.
389 examined at medical camp: Chetna, a social organisation, and the Himalaya Health Exchange Programme organised a three-day free medical treatment and assistance camps in the district. First two camps were held at Harlog and Bharadi. American specialists, local doctors and technicians checked as many as 389 patients at the camp. Amar Singh Kashav, administrative manager of Chetna, said the camp was inaugurated by organisation president and industrialist Nand Prakash Vohra. American specialists Dr Paul Hart, Dr Arthi Senra, Dr Pooja Murthi and Dr Sango Maryann treated patients along with 12 other volunteer specialists and doctors.
Man attempts suicide: Vikas Chand of Dhadhole Kalan village under the Bharaadi police station had a narrow escape here on Saturday. Sources said the victim had a quarrel with his wife over some issue and suddenly bolted himself in a room and set his room afire. Unaware of the sudden step, family members shouted for help. Villagers rushed to the spot and forcibly opened the door and took out Vikas almost unhurt in the fire. A case has been registered in this regard.
123 donate blood at camp: As many as 123 youth donated blood at a day-long blood donation camp in Dehra subdivision today. The camp was organised by the Sri Satya Sai Seva Organisation at Government Senior Secondary School, Garli. Organisation district president Sesh Bushan Sharma said 123 youth donated blood on the occasion. He said the blood was collected by medical teams from the DRPGMC, Tanda, and Dharamsala. He said the blood was donated to the Tanda medical college and the Red Cross Society for onward transmission to the needy.
Remove encroachments, vendors told: The Baijnath police on Friday directed roadside vendors to remove illegal encroachments from the narrow Pathankot-Mandi national highway. A police spokesman said encroachments on the highway resulted in frequent traffic jams in Baijnath and Paprola towns. He also sought cooperation from local beopar mandals, panchayat representatives and the Block Samiti chairman. He said in the absence of a bypass, all heavy and light vehicles used the highway to enter the towns. Besides, unplanned parking of vehicles had further made matters worse, he added.