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Youth killed in road accident

Youth killed in road accident

Hoshiarpur: A youth was killed while another was injured in a road accident that took place here on Sunday afternoon. The Model Town police have registered a case against the accused driver. Jatin Kumar, a resident of Police Lines, Hoshiarpur, has lodged a complaint with the police. He said his brother Kapil Batra was riding a scooter with his friend Rajveer. When he was going from Purhiran bypass to Shergarh, a vehicle passing on the main road hit them. Due to which, his brother died on the spot, while Rajveer has been admitted to a private hospital in critical condition. Police have registered a case against the accused driver Pradeep Kumar, a resident of Balachaur. OC

Snatched luxury car recovered

Jalandhar: Although the city police have recovered the stolen BMW of businessman Puneet Ahuja from fields near Batala Road on Sunday late evening, the culprits are still absconding. Confirming the recovery of his car, Puneet said the police have informed me on Monday morning that the car has been recovered and the hunt is on to nab the robbers. TNS

Check on illegal leaflets, posters

Nawanshahr: Deputy Commissioner Vishesh Sarangal said the administration would keep a regular tab on illegal posters, handbills, leaflets and pamphlets during the election period. The DC said as per the guidelines of the EC, no person should print or publish any election pamphlet or poster which does not bear name and address of the printer, publisher, number of copies etc. TNS

Sedative pills seized, 1 held

Hoshiarpur: During a naka in the area, the Mehtiana police arrested a woman and recovered a huge quantity of sedative pills from her. The accused woman has been identified as Gurmeet Kaur alias Meeto, a resident of Harta. She has been booked under the NDPS Act. oc

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