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Congress MP, Minister, MLAs spend night at Toll Plaza, protest continue on day 2

Strap- Vehicle crosses Toll Plaza without fee Amarpreet Singh Makkar Ludhiana:  Congress MP Ravneet Singh Bittu, Minister Bharat Bhushan Ashu, MLAs, Mayor and other leaders spend night at Ladowal Toll Plaza in Ludhiana. The protest by Congress leaders against NHAI and contractual company continued on day 2 also. The vehicles continue to cross the toll

Siblings among four died as over speeding car falls into canal

DP Correspondent Ludhiana: As many as four youngsters including brother and sister died after an over speeding car fell into Sidhwan Canal in Sarabha nagar area on late Friday night. An eyewitness said that, due to over speeding car fell into canal and four youngsters died. The victims were pulled out after half an hour

“Sakhi Polling Stations” To Be Set Up In all constituencies of district Ludhiana

DP Correspondent Ludhiana: As per the directions of the Election Commission of India, “Sakhi Polling Stations” would be set up in all Vidhan Sabha constituencies of district Ludhiana. Deputy Commissioner Pradeep Kumar Agrawal informed that at least one such polling station would be set up in each Vidhan Sabha constituency. On the occasion of International

Capt Amarinder redidicates Shahpur Kandi dam project to people of Punjab, announces 3-year completion deadline

Also announces Govt College for girls in Jugial, new roads in Dhar, among other development works DP Correspondent Pathankot: Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh on Friday rededicated to the people of the state the vital Shahpur Kandi Dam project, construction on which is all set to begin at a cost of Rs. 2073 crore.

Punjab CM inaugurates Rs. 800 cr Pepsico franchisee Varun Beverages’ Greenfield facility

New facility at Pathaknot to generate Direct & Indirect Jobs for 5000 Youths DP Correspondent  Pathankot: In a major boost to the state’s industrial development, Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh on Friday inaugurated a Rs. 800 crore PepsiCo franchisee Varun Beverages green facility, with the potential to generate direct and indirect employment for 5000

Congress MP shuts Ladowal Toll Plaza

Amarpreet Singh Makkar Ludhiana: In protest against the delay in completition of National Highway from Panipat to Jalandhar crossing from Ludhiana, Congress leaders led by Member Parliament Ravneet Singh Bittu shut down Toll Plaza at Ladowal in Ludhiana. Accompanied by Congress MLAs, Councilors and party leaders, Bittu reached Toll Plaza and put locks on Toll

International Women Day: Women officers hold key responsibilities for conducting LS Polls in Ludhiana

Amarpreet Singh Makkar Ludhiana: International Women Day is being celebrated across the globe on March 8, but this time this day would hold special significance for Ludhianvis as women officers posted in the district share bigger chunk of responsibilities for the upcoming Lok Sabha elections 2019. Additional Deputy Commissioner (Development) Dr Shena Aggarwal is the

Lok Sabha Elections 2019: No problem of Law and order in State- CEO

Webcasting of more than 6000 Polling Booths to be carried out in state Amarpreet Singh Makkar Ludhiana: Chief Election Officer Punjab S. Karuna Raju clarified that there is no problem and fear of law and order in state and the Lok Sabha elections would be held in free and fair manner. He said that all

Rahul, Capt Amarinder Sound LS Poll Bugle for Congress in Punjab

Jointly launch 4th phase of farm debt waiver scheme, expose Modi govt’s failure on all counts DP Correspondent Killi Chahlan (Moga), March 7: The Congress today sounded its Lok Sabha poll bugle in Punjab with party president Rahul Gandhi and Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh launching a scathing attack on the ruling Bharatiya Janata Party

With elections near, Congress to target BJP led Union Govt over hanging projects

Amarpreet Singh Makkar Ludhiana As Lok Sabha elections were round the corner, the ruling Congress party has started cornering the BJP Government over the issue of Toll collection and hanging development projects initiated by Union Government. In Ludhiana, sititng MP Ravneet Singh Bittu is again set to contest Lok Sabha elections on Congress ticket. To

Capt Amarinder led Govt regularises services of 5178 teachers and 650 nurses

DP Correspondent Chandigarh, March 6: Meeting a long-pending demand of the teaching community, the Punjab Cabinet led by Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh has approved regularization of the services of 5178 teachers recruited by the Education Department, with full pay scales to be implemented from October 1, 2019. The Cabinet has also regularized 650 nurses

Capt Amarinder Writes To Rajnath For Return Of Historic Material Removed From Golden Temple During Operation Bluestar

DP Correspondent Chandigarh, March 6: Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh has written to Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh seeking the immediate restoration of the historic materials removed from the library of Sri Darbar Sahib, Amritsar, during Operation Bluestar in 1984. Seeking the minister’s intervention in the matter, the Chief Minister said a delegation of

Rahul Gandhi’s rally in Moga; check traffic diversion plan here

Jagraon Police chalks out traffic diversion plan Sukh Nahar Jagraon In view of Rahul Gandhi’s rally at village killi Chahal in Moga on March 6, the Ludhiana Rural Police on its toes. To avoid traffic jams, inconvenience to public, the Police have chalked out traffic diversion plan for the commuters. SSP Jagraon Varinder Singh Brar

Musical play ‘Sahir-Kahaan Ho Tum’ to be organised in memory of Sahir Ludhianvi

Scheduled on 8th March, 2019 at Guru Nanak Dev Bhavan in Ludhiana Ludhiana: Nehru Sidhant Kender Trust announced that it is organizing a musical drama ‘Sahir-Kahaan Ho Tum’ to celebrate the life, poetry and songs of the legendary poet Sahir Ludhianvi in association with Ibaadat Foundation, New Delhi. Scheduled on 8th March, 2019 at Guru

Shiromani Akali Dal clears candidates for three LS seats

Lok Sabha Polls: Grewal, Dhanda, Sonu Sood top contenders for Akali Dal’s ticket from Ludhiana

Sitting MP Ravneet Singh Bittu is again set to contest elections on Congress ticket Amarpreet Singh Makkar Ludhiana: With just two months left for Lok Sabha elections, the aspirants for Lok Sabha elections have pulled up their socks. From Ludhiana parliamentary constituency, sitting MP Ravneet Singh Bittu is again set to contest elections on Congress

Valet parking employee flee with Fortuner of customer

DP Correspondent Ludhiana: One of the valet parking drivers fled away with the customer Toyota Fortuner car here on Monday evening. Customer Arihant Kumar from Mandi Ahmedgarh came Saluja Mom and Me showroom, Ghumar Mandi for shopping and when he return, driver was fled away with his car. Accused has been identified as Divanshu, employee

Vigilance Bureau directs Govt to transfer MC tainted officers

Sukhpreet Singh Ludhiana: Following the complaint of city based activists against Municipal Corporation Tehbazari wing inaction against encroachments, Vigilance Bureau directed the Punjab government to do departmental inquiry against officers and transfer them to other districts. Rohit Sabharwal has given complaint to concerned authorities few years back against the encroachments in the different areas of the

When Congress Mayor Visit Police station to get AAP MLA’s released from Police custody

Amarpreet Singh Makkar Ludhiana: Cutting across the party lines, Ludhiana Municipal Corporation Mayor Balkar Singh Sandhu who belonged to Congress party visited the Police station to help Aam Aadmi party (AAP) MLAs released from Police custody Ludhiana Mayor Balkar Singh Sandhu today said that the opposition parties should not politicise issues of which they have

Youth Akali Dal, family of accident victim protests outside Police commissioner office

Amarpreet Singh Makkar Ludhiana: To demand justice for accident victim, the large number of Youth Akali Dal workers led by district president Meetpal Singh Dugri and family of victim protested at office of Police commissioner. They shouted the slogans against Police for helping the car driver who killed 22 year old Abhimanyu.  22 year old

Akali BJP MLA black attires Vidhan Sabha

Punjab Vidhan Sabha Session: Akali MLAs reach house wearing black attires

Bindu Singh Chandigarh Akali Dal protested against the higher electricity bills of SC / BC householders. Akali MLA came in the house wearing black attires. Akali MLA fixed electricity bills on their black attires. Congress MLA Raja warring pointing out the private bus transporters warned the government must take stern action against rash and negligent


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