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Gau Sewa Commission
Gau Sewa Commission to summon officials for stray cattle menace

DP Correspondent, Jalandhar, August 23, Gau Sewa Commission. The Punjab State Gau Sewa Commission chairman of Keemti Bhagat on Wednesday said that the commission would soon summon officials of the state government for their laxity towards dealing with the problem of stray cattle in Punjab. Reviewing the issue of stray cattle menace, Bhagat said that it

45 days long JSF concluded
45 days long JSF concluded at MBD Neopolis Mall

Jalandhar: 45 days long JSF concluded. A 45 days long gala Jalandhar shopping festival (JSF) concluded at MBD Neopolis Mall Jalandhar during which six lakh three thousand eighty six people visited the mall and enjoyed the various activities that were organized for them.The residents of Jalandhar made the most of the end of season sale

DC dismisses clerk long absenteeism
DC dismisses clerk for long absenteeism from duty

DP Correspondent. Jalandhar, August 23: DC dismisses clerk long absenteeism. Taking a strict action, Jalandhar Deputy Commissioner on Wednesday dismissed a clerk in the office of Tehsildar-II, for being absent from his duty from a period of more than one year. DC Varinder Kumar Sharma dismissed Kuldeep Singh posted as clerk in the office of

Save PIMS: Union members seek CM’s intervention
Save PIMS: Union members seek CM’s intervention

Save PIMS: Union members seek CM’s intervention Jalandhar(Kusum Arora)- In the news for wrong reasons lately, the PIMS Employees Union on Tuesday sought Punjab Chief Minister Capt Amarinder Singh’s intervention to save Punjab Institute of Medical Sciences (PIMS) Jalandhar.The PIMS union members alleged that the previous SAD-BJP government has handed over PIMS Medical & Education

Baba Ramdev should disclose amount paid for global promotion: Himanshu
Baba Ramdev should disclose amount paid for global promotion: Himanshu

Baba Ramdev should disclose amount paid to foreign companies for global promotion: Himanshu Pathak Jalandhar(DP Correspondent)- Cornering Yoga guru Baba Ramdev over his ‘Swadeshi Campaign’, Punjab Congress spokesperson Himanshu Pathak on Monday asked him to first disclose the amount paid to foreign companies for global promotion of his brands. Pathak questioned Baba Ramdev’s rationale behind urging

Flouting norms, PIMS charging Rs 2000 from dialysis patients
Flouting norms, PIMS charging Rs 2000 from dialysis patients

Flouting norms, PIMS charging Rs 2000 from dialysis patients Jalandhar(Kusum Arora)- Already facing protests, the premier Punjab Institute of Medical Sciences (PIMS) Jalandhar is once again under scanner for fleecing dialysis patients with double the amount, which was in stark violation of its MoU signed with the Punjab Government. PIMS is run by PIMS Medical

ED action continues, attaches property of Gaba in Jalandhar

Kusum Arora , Jalandhar, August 21:-The Enforcement Directorate on Monday attached yet another agricultural property of Goraya based businessman Chuni Lal Gaba, who was involved in the infamous multi crore drugs mafia in Punjab. The ED sleuths have attached 43 kanal 6 marla of agricultural land of Gaba in Dosanjh Khurd village in Jalandhar. A special team

Mega Job fair, 350 students shortlisted

DP Correspondent , Jalandhar, August 21:-As many as 350 students from the various Industrial Training Institutes and Polytechnics were shortlisted by the big industrial units for jobs on the first day of mega job fair at CT Institute Jalandhar on Monday.Deputy Commissioner Varinder Kumar Sharma met the job aspirants and said that this is the first of its

Teachers to get salary on the first of every month
Teachers to get salary on the first of every month

Nawanshahar- The Education Secretary Krishan Kumar has agreed to some more of their demands which can be termed as another “pro-teacher initiative” of the state education department aimed at improving the standard of education in schools by minimising the hassles faced by school teachers. As per the state press secretary of Government Teachers’ Union, Punjab,

Snatcher flees cops suspended Jalandhar
Snatcher flees, cops suspended

DP Correspondent: Jalandhar, August 20. Snatcher flees cops suspended Jalandhar. The Jalandhar Police Commissioner on Sunday suspended two cops deployed in Police Division no 6 for dereliction in duty, after a snatcher fled away in their control in the city. Commissioner PK Sinha suspended Assistant Sub Inspector (ASI) Sukhdev Singh and Head Constable Baldev Singh

DC announces facelift of Red Cross School for Deaf 

DP Correspondent , Jalandhar, August 20:-The Jalandhar Deputy Commissioner Varinder Kumar Sharma on Sunday announced the much needed facelift of Red Cross School for Deaf being run in the city by district administration, within two months. Sharma who reached Red Cross School for Deaf to honour the students, who participated in this year’s Independence Day

Proclaimed Offender arrested accused
Proclaimed Offender arrested accused for theft case

Proclaimed Offender arrested accused. The Nakodar sadar police have arrested a proclaimed offender (PO) absconding for the last three years.Station house officer Paramjit  Singh said that the accused has been identified as Baljit Singh alias Bunti a resident of Bal Nau village in Shahkot. Proclaimed Offender arrested accused. The accused is wanted in a case of theft and house

ED attaches property
ED attaches property of Chuni Lal Gaba in Banga

Kusum Arora, Jalandhar, August 19, ED attaches property. As part of ongoing investigation in the infamous multi-crore drugs mafia case, the Enforcement Directorate (ED attaches property) Jalandhar sleuths have attached two immovable properties of Goraya based businessman Chuni Lal Gaba in Banga tehsil of Nawanshahr district. A special team of ED officials took in possession and attached land measuring 2 kanal

Tax incentives to hilly states disastrous for Punjab’s industry: Rana

DP Correspondent, Bholath (Kapurthala), August 19: Tax incentives to hilly states disastrous for Punjab’s industry: Rana. Punjab minister for Power and Irrigation Rana Gurjeet Singh on Saturday reacted sharply on the extension of Tax Holiday to the neighboring states of Himachal Pradesh and Jammu and Kashmir by the BJP led NDA government at the centre.Rana

Youth’s body found from canal

Youth body found from canal Jalandhar. Jalandhar, August 19(DP Correspondent): Panic spread in the local Basti Bawa Khel locality, when residents noticed a youth’s body floating in the Bist Doab canal on Saturday. The body was partially burnt. The body was identified as Vinay, a resident of local Ramdas Nagar in the city. After the

3 killed, 1 injured in road accident

3 killed, 1 injured in road accident Kapurthala. Kapurthala: A high-speed Bolero car killed three persons in the morning and wounded one who is now in a serious condition. This incident took place near Parvez Nagar Bus Stop on Kapurthala-Goindval Road this morning. According to the information, the bolero car was so fast that after

10 girl students injured as auto-rickshaw overturns

Phagwara, Aug 19, 10 girl students injured as auto-rickshaw overturns. Ten girl students of a private school were today injured when an auto-rickshaw, in which they were travelling in, overturned at Gol Chowk here after an accident with a motorcycle, the police said.Nine girls were discharged after the first aid, one of the student identified

15 crore sanctioned for Jang-e-Azadi memorial
15 crore sanctioned for Jang-e-Azadi memorial

15 crore sanctioned for Jang-e-Azadi memorial Chandigarh- Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh on Friday sanctioned the final instalment of Rs 15 crore for the completion of the second phase of the upcoming Jang-E-Azadi Memorial at Kartarpur in Jalandhar. The Chief Minister also agreed to dedicate the memorial to the nation on Punjab Day on November

PIMS under scanner, scholarship records seized

Kusum Arora , Jalandhar, August 18:-A team of officials from Social Welfare Department on Friday reached Punjab Institute of Medical Sciences (PIMS) Jalandhar and seized documents pertaining to Post Matric SC Scholaraship Scheme disbursal to MBBS students from the PIMS staff. The sudden visit of the team put the PIMS management in a tizzy, as

School driver, accomplice arrested with 2.18 quintal poppy husk

DP Correspondent, Jalandhar, August 18, School driver, accomplice arrested with 2.18 quintal poppy husk. A driver of Cambridge School kapurthala along with another accused was arrested for smuggling 2.18 quintal of poppy husk along with Rs 40,000 cash from Maqsudan on Friday. The duo was arrested by a police party during routine patrolling near village