BSF, Police comb border areas of Pathankot.
BSF, Police comb border areas of Pathankot

A team of Punjab police and Boarder Security Force (BSF) conducted a search operation in Bamial, Narot Jaimal Singh and Taragarh areas of Pathankot on Thursday. The security forces, comprising more than 60 personnel, searched the Gujjar settlements in the villages.During the search operation security forces also checked the mobile phones and vehicles used by Gujjar

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Punjab has mooted a plan to set up the first Film City in Pathankot for promoting Punjabi films in a big way. The Film City will be set up on 100 acre of unused government land in Jugial village near Pathankot.State Tourism and Culture Affairs Minister Navjot Singh Sidhu is taking personal interest in setting

police police CM orders action into thrashing of Pathankot attack martyr’s kin

Pathankot terror attack martyr Kulwant Singh’s younger brother and his wife were allegedly thrashed by a travel agent and his accomplices over a monetary dispute, prompting Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh to order strict action against the culprits. Hardip Singh and his wife, Kulwinder Kaur, were thrashed in an area falling under Bhaini Mian Khan

blood in punjab Punjab: Health department refutes reports on transfusing infected blood

Punjab:Health department refutes reports on transfusing infected blood to thalassemic patients. Punjab Health Department has refuted the reports published in certain sections of the media regarding the transfusion of infected blood to patients of Thalassemia patients in Jalandhar. Director of Punjab Health Services Mr. H.S. Bali said that taking serious cognizance of the media reports,

MLAS CM Captain Amarinder Singh Met MLA’S

Chief Minister Capt. Amarinder Singh on Tuesday met Congress MLAs from three districts and assured them of their solution after hearing their problems. The Chief Minister had called at seven persons from Pathankot, Mohali, Nawan Shahar and Ropar districts for lunch at his official residence. The Chief Minister asked the MLAs that Congress government was

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Search Operation In Pathankot, Gurdaspur For Suspicious Men

The Pathankot and Gurdaspur districts of Punjab were put on high alert on Wednesday after three ‘suspicious’ persons went missing after abandoning a robbed SUV at a village in Pathankot.According to ANI, two unidentified bags were recovered near Mamun Army Cantonment in Pathankot. Besides, two mobile tower batteries were also recovered from the bags after

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Pathankot attack, Punjab government set to dismiss SP Salwinder singh

The Punjab Government has made arrangements to dismiss controversial Superintendent of Police Salwinder Singh who was questioned by the National Investigation Agency (NIA) after the terrorist attack on the Pathankot Indian Air Force base in January last year. According to Government, sources, the process of terminating his services had initiated in this direction by State

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Lobbying for Gurdaspur Lok Sabha seat intensifies.

With the death of actor-turned-politician Vinod Khanna, Member of Parliament (MP) from Gurdaspur, lobbying by the leaders of Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) for party ticket from his Parliamentary seat has intensified. Khanna’s untimely death has imposed by-election on the Gurdaspur seat. Sources in the party disclosed that certain local leaders were quick enough and had

Suspect detained from outside Pathankot Airbase

Pathankot: 20-year-old suspect detained by the Air force at Pathankot airbase, on Thursday. According to the information, the Air Force personals surfaced a suspect roaming outside Pathankot airbase. Following the line of suspicion, the Air Force officers were questioning the

Pathankot Airbase Attack: NIA files charge sheet, names Azhar and his brother

New Delhi: NIA today filed a charge sheet in the Pathankot airbase terror attack, naming Pakistan-based Jaish-e-Mohammed chief Masood Azhar and three others of his organisation as accused. In a comprehensive charge sheet filed at Panchkula Special Court about a year after attack, NIA has highlighted the role of terror group Jaish in spreading mayhem

Abandoned car prompts manhaunt in Pathankot

Pathankot: A massive search operation has been launched by security agencies in Punjab’s Pathankot district on Thursday following the recovery of an abandoned car and the reported suspicious movement of 4-5 people in the area. Villagers of Bhagwal village, which is close to the border fencing on the India-Pakistan international border, told the police that

Abandoned car found in Pathankot, alert sounded in Pathankot

Pathankot (Punjab):  An alert has been sounded in the border district after an abandoned car was found at Farfal village near here, with the occupants escaping after being chased by villagers, police said today. The car with a Jammu and Kashmir registration number was noticed by villagers last night following which they gave it a

Two suspects spotted at Punjab- HP border in Pathankot

Pathankot: Panic gripped in the area when two suspects spotted on the border of Punjab and Himchal, on Friday at Pathankot. Taking the swift action after receiving the information, the police have launched the search operation to trace the whereabouts of the

Akalis, Congress looted Punjabis: Kejriwal

Sujanpur (Pathankot): Convener of Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) and Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal said that Badals and Captain were the most corrupt leaders of Punjab who looted the state during last 15 years of their rule. “Badals during the last 10 years of misrule amassed huge money due to their control on almost all

CCTVs to help Punjab Police monitor vehicles coming from Kashmir

Pathankot: Vehicles coming from Jammu and Kashmir will be under the radar of security personnel with the Punjab Police on Wednesday installing CCTV cameras at Madhopur inter-state check post, which serves as an entry point to the vehicles coming from the neighbouring state. “We have installed eight CCTV (cameras) at Madhopur inter-state barrier which will allow

Pigeon carrying Urdu letter for Modi found in Pathankot

A day after a balloon carrying a message in Urdu language surfaced in Dinanagar, another letter in Urdu language found by Border Security Force (BSF) at Bamial sector in Pathankot, on Sunday. BSF officials revealed that they have witnessed a pigeon in their area carrying Urdu letter. While detailing the content of letter, officials said

Punjab Police expand search to Himachal, other states

Pathankot: A day after a manhunt was launched for some suspicious persons, who were reportedly spotted in army fatigues near the local airbase, the Punjab Police on Wednesday expanded their search operation to Himachal Pradesh, seeking help from their neighbouring state counterparts. Some army fatigues were found near the airbase, fuelling apprehension over the presence

Alert in Pathankot after suspicious men spotted

Pathankot: Strategically crucial Pathankot, which houses India’s one of the largest airbases, was on Tuesday put on high alert following inputs about suspicious movement of some people. A massive search operation has been launched on Pathankot-Dalhousie road. Around 400 security personnel including SWAT team were deployed for conducting the search operation by the Punjab police in

Suspicious persons spotted in Pathankot, Search operation underway

Pathankot: Suspicious persons spotted in Pathankot, on Tuesday. Following the information the police have launched search operation. Meanwhile, the police have sounded alert in the city and spread the information of the suspects to Indian Army and Air

Mother lends shoulder to fallen son’s coffin

Pathankot: In a heart-wrenching scene, 82-year-old Dharmo Devi, the mother of martyr Havildar Madan Lal Sharma, who was killed in a gun battle with militants in the Kashmir valley on Tuesday, walked three kilometres while lending her shoulder to the coffin in which the body of her son lay. The soldier’s mortal remains were brought to