Sep 01

Sodal Mela on Sept 5, DC reviews arrangements

DP Correspondent, Jalandhar, September 1 :Ahead of the famous Sodal Mela, Deputy Commissioner Jalandhar Varinder Kumar Sharma on Friday held a review meeting at Sri Sidh Baba Sodal Temple to finalize the arrangements for the annual fair. Sodal Mela will be celebrated on September 5.Accompanied by Deputy Commissioner of Police Rajinder Singh and Additional Deputy Commissioner Gurmeet

Liquor vend loot
Liquor vend loot at gunpoint, police arrests three professional robbers

DP Correspondent, Jalandhar, September 1, Liquor vend loot at gunpoint, police arrests three professional robbers . A month after the video went viral on social media, the Jalandhar Rural Police on Friday claimed to have arrested three professional robbers, who had looted liquor vend at gunpoint at the local Transport Nagar.The robbers used to loot commercial establishments

DFP orgnaises New India Movement-Sankalp Se Sidhi programme
DFP orgnaises New India Movement-Sankalp Se Sidhi programme

DFP orgnaises New India Movement-Sankalp Se Sidhi programme   Jalandhar (DP Correspondent, August 31) – War is never good for any country and India has never gone to war with any nation on its own. But,  whenever the sovereignty of the country has been challenged the enemy has faced its consequences. These views were expressed by

MC refuses ‘stair’ to garland ex CM Beant Singh’s statue, congress fumes
MC refuses ‘stair’ to garland ex CM Beant Singh’s statue, congress fumes

MC refuses ‘stair’ to garland ex CM Beant Singh’s statue, congress fumes Jalandhar (Kusum Arora, August 31) – In an apparent case of ‘sheer politics’, Jalandhar Municipal Corporation (MC) Mayor refused ‘stair’ to congress leaders, who had gathered to garland the statue of slain Chief Minister Beant Singh on his death anniversary on Wednesday.The District Congress

58 cr transaction from one bank account in last 4 years
58 cr transaction from one bank account in last 4 years

58 cr transaction from one bank account in last 4 years. A bank account opened in the name of the chairman of the Improvement Trust office was disclosed in which, the last 4 years about 58 crores, where the audit was being conducted in wrong way.Not only this, with the help of Daman Bhalla, who

Police man become center of attraction during Ram Rahim verdict
Police man become center of attraction during Ram Rahim verdict

Police man become center of attraction during Ram Rahim verdict. During the Dera Sacha Sauda chief Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh verdict, a police officer posted at different places in Mansa district to stop the untimely occurrence, there is one police has become a center of attraction for the people. People who are taking pictures with

State level Mega Job Fair inaugurated by Channi at PTU
State level Mega Job Fair inaugurated by Channi at PTU

State level Mega Job Fair inaugurated by Channi at PTU. Technical Education Minister Sh. Charanjeet Singh Channi inaugurated the event of this fair, organized as a part of State Government Plan “State Level Mega Job Fair”. as Punjab Government rescheduled the Job Fair. Mega Job Fair organized on Wednesday at I.K Gujral Punjab Technical University main campus

State level Mega Job Fair inaugurated by Channi at PTU
Charanjit Channi blames Sikh leadership

Charanjit Channi blames Sikh leadership Jalandhar (Kusum Arora) – A day after Akal Takth Jathedar Giani Gurbachan Singh urged Sikh followers of Dera Sacha Sauda to come back to Sikhism, Punjab Technical Education Minister Charanjit Singh Channi on Wednesday categorically blamed ‘Sikh leadership’ for the rise of ‘Dera culture’ in Punjab.Channi said that the rise

Rana slams Khaira for seeking CBI probe into City Centre Scam

DP Correspondent, Kapurthala, August 30, Rana slams Khaira for seeking CBI probe into City Centre Scam. Punjab Power and Irrigation Minister Rana Gurjeet Singh Wednesday slammed Leader of Opposition Sukhpal Singh Khaira for issuing irrational and baseless statements for sake of hogging media limelight.Rana slams khaira and said that AAP leader was habitual of seeking

PTU, Kapurthala to get new VC in two months

Kusum Arora , Jalandhar, August 30:-PTU Kapurthala. Channi said that PTU, Kapurthala would get new Vice Chancellor within two months. “We had advertised the posts. A screening committee was made for this purpose while interviews were already held. After the panel’s selection, Chief Minister Capt Amarinder Singh would take the final call”, he said.Even the

550th Parkash Purab of Sri Guru Nanak Dev

Kusum Arora , Jalandhar, August 29:-Leading ‘Green Punjab Campaign’ ahead of 550th Parkash Purab of Sri Guru Nanak Dev, renowned environmentalist Baba Balbir Singh Seechewal along with his volunteers have started planting rare traditional plants on roads leading to Sultanpur Lodhi. The 550th Parkash Purab of Sri Guru Nanak Dev will be celebrated in the year

Captain failed end drug menace Gill
Captain failed to end drug menace: Gill

Shahkot: Bahujan Samaj Party (Ambedkar) on Tuesday alleged that Captain Government has failed to end drug menace even more than six months of rule though it has promised to end drug trade in four weeks after committing to power. Tara Singh Gill in-charge youth wing Punjab said that drug injections are being manufactured; intoxicant tablets and capsules are selling

Married woman commit Suicide

Nurmahal: Married woman commit Suicide. A twenty nine years old married woman on Tuesday committed suicide. Investigating Officer Sarabjit Singh said that the deceased has been identified as Mandeep Kaur wife of Jasbir Kumar a resident of Chuheki village.IO said that the deceased strangled herself in her house.IO said that the police acting under section

Aruna Chaudhary monitors welfare schemes at Nawanshahr
Aruna Chaudhary monitors welfare schemes at Nawanshahr

Aruna Chaudhary monitors welfare schemes at Nawanshahr Nawanshahr– With a view to ensuring qualitative improvement in school education, the state government has been taking revolutionary innovative steps. The strengthening of primary education is the key agenda being implemented by the state government. This was stated by the Education Minister, Aruna Chaudhary while presiding over the

District administration gears up for Sodal Mela in city

DP Correspondent, Jalandhar, August 28: District administration gears up for Sodal Mela in city. As many as 1500 security personnel would be deployed round the clock during the famous Sri Sidh Baba Sodal Mela scheduled to be held on September 5th.Additional Deputy Commissioner (ADC) Gurmeet Singh while reviewing the arrangements regarding the fair said that

Pb govt earmarked Rs 20 crore gradation
Pb govt earmarked Rs 20 crore for up gradation of schools: Education Minister

DP Correspondent: Hoshiapur, August 28 Punjab Minister for Education Aruna Chaudhary Monday said that Punjab government has earmarked Rs 20 crore for the upgradation of government schools in the state. The Minister also said that the state government was committed to provide jobs under MNREGA scheme at the grass roots levels. “During the last 10

Babbar Khalsa Militants aimed to add more Punjabi Youth

Nawanshahr: Few days back, two Babbar Khalsa militants were arrested in Uttar Pradesh, after which the Punjab Police had brought them to Punjab on a transit warrant for interrogation. Two Babbar Khalsa militants have made big disclosure during police remand.The terrorists disclosed that they were planing to disturb the peace of Punjab by preparing the

CPI hails High Court’s tough stand
CPI hails High Court’s tough stand

CPI hails High Court’s tough stand Jalandhar- The Punjab Provincicial Committee of Communist Party of India (Marxist-Leninist) New Democracy on Sunday expressed concern over loot and arson in the aftermath of a verdict against Sirsa based Dera chief Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh and thanked Punjab and Haryana High Court for its strict measures to control

No holiday in educational institutions: DC
No holiday in educational institutions: DC

No holiday in educational institutions: DC Jalandhar: Jalandhar Deputy Commissioner Varinder Kumar Sharma on Sunday said that there would be no holiday in educational institutions of the district on Monday, ie August 28 and all the offices and educational institutes would function normally.In a statement, the Deputy Commissioner said that the situation in Jalandhar district

Nagar Kirtan Organised by devotees on Guru Nanak Dev Viah Purab

Sultanpur: Nagar Kirtan Organised Guru Nanak Dev Viah Purab. The Viah Purab of Guru Nanak Dev will be celebrated on 27-28 August in the form of Jod Mela in Sultanpur Lodhi and Batala. Huge nagar kirtan was organised from Sultanpur Lodhi today morning. Nagar Kirtan reached Gurudawra Ber sahib where devotes warmly welcomed Shri Guru