Jul 29

Rice-sheller owner shot dead in Faridkot

Rice-sheller owner shot dead in Faridkot. Faridkot (Pb), Jul 29 A man was shot dead today by unidentified assailants outside his rice-sheller unit at Jaito-Bajakhana Road here, police said. Pappu Kochhar was shot dead when he reached his unit after having lunch, they said.As he came out of his car, one of the assailants shot

Ludhiana’s Naib Shahi Imam rejects Bigg Boss offer

Ludhiana’s Naib Shahi Imam rejects Bigg Boss offer. Ludhiana: Everyone is eager to be the part of famous T.V show ‘Big Boss’ hosted by Bollywood actor Salman Khan but Naib Shahi Imam of Ludhiana has rejected the invitation of the show. Naib Shahi Imam Rehman Usmani has claimed that he had received an invitation to

Financier, aides held for killing scrap dealer

Financier, aides held for killing scrap dealer. Three days after the murder scrap dealer, the Basti Jodhewal Police have arrested financier, is son and aide for the murder on Saturday. One accused was arrested on the same day of incident and two absconding accused were arrested from Gagandeep colony on Saturday. The arrested accused has

Roof collapsed badly due to heavy rain in Malerkotla
Roof collapsed badly due to heavy rain in Malerkotla

Roof collapsed badly due to heavy rain in Malerkotla. Where the people have felt some relief from the scorching heat due to the rain, at the same time it has brought trouble for many. That is what happened in Rajinder Nagar village, adjacent to Malerkotla. A roof of a house of an indigent family collapsed

Diarrhoea outbreak- situation in village Sahauli under control

Diarrhoea outbreak- situation village Sahauli control. Ludhiana, July 29 -Situation in village Sahauli near Sudhar town, which was occurred after the incident of diarrhoea outbreak, has come under control now. Potable water supply being provided to residents of village.In an official statement Department, Head of Department Water Supply and Sanitation, Punjab clarified that the outbreak

Situation alarming as man dies due to Diarrhea in Khanna

A 79 year old man died due to diarrhea at Khanna on Friday. With the death suspected due to diarrhea the situation become alarming in town. Gian Singh  a resident of ward no. 10 Smadhi road who was suffering some health problem and was admitted in some private hospital at Khanna and he was discharged on

Kar-sewa begins clean Holy-Pond Damdama Sahib
Kar-sewa begins to clean Holy-Pond at Damdama Sahib

Kar-sewa begins clean Holy-Pond Damdama Sahib. Every day for kar sewa to clean Gurusar Sarovar at Takht Damdama Sahib, thousands of devotees from across Punjab and other places are reaching Talwandi Sabo. The holy Pond was cleaned in 1958 and it is 22 feet deep. Nearly 50,000 people reached on the first day of Kar-Sewa.The

Bathinda DC again on ‘wrong foot’, revenue staff ask to mend ways
Bathinda DC again on ‘wrong foot’, revenue staff ask to mend ways

Having faced embarrassment in the presence of junior staff, District Revenue Officer (DRO), Tehsildars and Naib Tehsildars on Friday jointly issued a warning to the Deputy Commissioner Diprava Lakra to mend his ways unless they would all go on a mass leave in protest on August 2.Sending a memorandum to the DC, all senior officials

MLA Vaid handpicked four employees extra benefits
MLA Vaid handpicked four employees for extra benefits

MLA Vaid handpicked four employees extra benefits. Moga deputy commissioner Kuldeep Singh Vaid handpicked four employees of the District Red Cross Society and increased their salaries three times in November 2016.The salary of the four, steno Sukhwant Kaur, driver Harjeet Singh, clerk Parminder Singh and attendant Pawan Kumar was hiked 3 times to around Rs

FIR registered AAP MLA Amarjit Sandoa Ropar
FIR registered against AAP MLA Amarjit Sandoa from Ropar

FIR registered AAP MLA Amarjit Sandoa Ropar. AAP MLA from Ropar, Amarjit Singh Sandoa, was on Saturday booked for allegedly molesting and attacking his former landlady. In her complaint, she told the police that Sandoa was her tenant at Zail Singh Nagar in Ropar.She alleged that the MLA damaged the property of the house. She

19 boxes illegal liquor seized, 3 arrested
19 boxes illegal liquor seized, 3 arrested

Patiala police registered a case against the smuggler under the Excise Act in police station Daba. According to Cell Incharge Surinderpal, the smuggler was identified as Karamvir Singh of Patiala.On Friday, police arrested him from Lohara Bridge. During the interrogation, accused said that he used to buy a box at the rate of Rs.1000 and

Youth commits suicide due to threats in Dirba
Youth commits suicide due to threats in Dirba

Youth commits suicide due to threats in Dirba. Harjit Singh (34), a pesticide shopkeeper at village Turbanjara, committed suicide by swallowing poisonous substances. The suicide victim, who left the suicide note, wrote a note containing the cause of his death and the name of the person who harassed him, on the basis of which the

Demonstrations for job vacancies for the deceased's heirs
Demonstrations for job vacancies for the deceased’s heirs

Demonstrations for job vacancies for the deceased’s heirs. PWD Field and Workshop Workers Union Punjab, under the leadership of Darshan Singh Belumajra protest against state president Water Supply and Sanitation of Sangrur office. Speaking on the occasion Leader Malkit Singh Barnala, General Secretary of Sangrur Partap Singh Mangat, Janak Singh of Mansa, Sukhmandhra Dhaliwal, President

Case registered against illegal mining in Sangrur
Case registered against illegal mining in Sangrur

Case registered against illegal mining in Sangrur. On illegal mining, the police registered a case against six people and recovered the sand-filled two tractors-trolleys and one JCB. SSP Mandeep Singh Sidhu said that Ranjit Singh BLEO (Industry) Block Sunam had petitioned that Mahendra Singh and his associates were doing the mining of sand at higher

A group of men arrested for Robbery in Abohar
A group of men arrested for Robbery in Abohar

A group of men arrested for Robbery in Abohar. Nagar police station no. 1 Chief Gurmeet Singh, Additional Chief, Devinder Singh, arrested a accused Baljinder Singh, son of Mukhtiyar Singh, Uttam Vihar Colony, who had looted the police party and presented him before the court of the Honorable Judge, Amarish Kumar, where the Honorable Judge

Four other culprits arrested in murder case
Four other culprits arrested in murder case

Four other culprits arrested in murder case. In the case of murder in village Gaddadob, Sadar police chief Baljeet Singh and the police party, 4 others accused Gurdeep Singh, son Tej Singh, Sukhchain Singh son Makhan Singh, Gurdev Singh son Ram Singh, Tej Singh son Ram Singh was arrested and presented in the court of

Three men become famous as “Ludhiana de Sheikh” video went viral
Three men become famous as “Ludhiana de Sheikh” video went viral

Ludhiana (AmanPreet Singh Makkar) Three men become famous as “Ludhiana de Sheikh” video went viral. Around three persons becomes famous overnight as “Ludhiana de Sheikh” on social networking sites after their video of enjoying Mujhra (Dance) went viral. The three video clips of one minute forty second each was widely circulated and shared on facebook, Whatsapp

accused under sections 9 (male adult marrying a child) and 10 (solemnising a child marriage)
Mother, Father booked for solemnizing marriage of 13 year daughter

DP Correspondent Ludhiana: The Jamalpur police have booked a couple for solemnizing marriage of her 13 year old daughter with a man. The accused has obtained the fake certificate of date of birth of victim. The case has been registered following the statement of Advocate Rakesh Kumar Gupta pf Mullanpur.In his compliant Gupta stated that

Govt. asked for one week time over journalists toll plaza matter

Govt. asked one week time journalists toll plaza matter. Ludhiana: Journalists from across the Punjab has given a proof of solidarity to protect their rights. Journalist’s community has won the protest conducted by them on toll plaza. The government has asked for one week time to reach the decision.Meanwhile, the Press Club of Ludhiana thanked

Mohali youth shot dead America
Mohali’s youth shot dead in America

Mohali youth shot dead America. Another Punjabi youth has become victim of racial attacks in the United States. According to information received from the sources, Simranjeet Singh Bhangu, resident of Sector-70 Mohali, Punjab, has been shot dead in US.The deceased Simranjeet Singh Bhangu was only 20 years old and he was shot dead in America’s