Tag: , , , , , , , , ,

Dissident AAP leaders of Bathinda to launch New Party

Bathinda: Dissident AAP leaders of Bathinda and Ferozepur addressed a press conference after forming new political party Apna Punjab in Bathinda, on Sunday. The former AAP leaders, who have resigned from their posts alleged that party principles are being compromised and party in Punjab is being run by Delhi leaders ignoring state leaders. Newly formed

Breaking: Defense minister Parrikar cancels Bathinda visit

Bathinda: Parrikar cancelled his Bathinda visit at eleventh hour, yesterday his visit was scheduled to a private school in Bathinda. The district administration claims that Parrikar wanted to keep it a low key affair for it being his private visit so no bandwagon has been

Breaking- Agitation of Transporters: Entry, exit points of Bathinda refinery blocked

Bathinda: Agitating transporters blocked all entry and exit point of Bathinda Refinery, on Thursday at Bathinda. The agitation was the result of ongoing tussle between the truckers’ groups regarding the of oil products’ transportation. 

Thieves break into ATM at Bathinda, looted Rs 6 lakh

Bathinda: Unidentified miscreants strikes into ATM and looted 6 Lakh cash at Bathinda, on Thursday. The robbers have used gas cutters to commit the crime. Soon after receiving the information the police reached at the spot and initiated the

Two boys drowned in Sirhind canal in Bathinda

Bathinda: Two youngsters were drowned in the Sirhind canal in Bathinda while swimming on Tuesday night. One of the two belonged to Bhagsinghwala in Faridkot district and other was from Nahianwala village in Bathinda. One was photographer and the other a decorator of marriage halls. An NDRF team is currently looking for

Whitefly Attack: Central team visits Fazikla

Fazilka: A Central team, led by Plant Protection Adviser, visited Fazikla, on Friday to inspect cotton crop which has been attacked by whitefly pest. The five-member team by visited several villages including Sardarpura, Gumjaal, Panni wala and several other villages that have come under the grip of whitefly pest attack. Also Read: 500 scouts to tackle

Breaking- Police detain farmers in Bathinda

Bathinda: The local police have detained the farmers before reaching the protest venue in Bathinda, on Tuesday. The farmers have schduled their massive protest to make any important announcement. Acting on the tip off the police have detained the farmers by putting the naka’s at borders of


State-of-the-art cancer institute for Bathinda

Bathinda: Reiterating the firm commitment of SAD-BJP alliance government to impart quality health services to the people, the Punjab Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal on Thursday said that the state government would soon start a new scheme to provide healthcare diagnostic services to the people at their doorsteps. Addressing a mammoth gathering after inaugurating the

Debt ridden farmer commits suicide at Bathinda

Bathinda: A debt ridden farmer committed suicide by hanging himself by ceiling fan at Rama Mandi in Bathinda, on Thursday. The deceased has been identified as Amritpal Singh native of village Phulokheri in Bathinda. Sukhdev Singh father of deceased explained that his son was suffering from losses from his agriculture land due to which he

Breaking- Clash between Muslims after Eid prayer in Bathinda

Bathinda: High drama witnessed after a clash reported among Muslim community during speeches after prayer on the occasion of Eid at Hazi Rattan Dargah in Bathinda on Thursday. A hurried action of cops deployed there to control the situation. While the members of one group snatched public address system from the Dargah Secretary, the opponents

Bathinda police dodged: Nine gangsters evade arrest

Bathinda: Despite having laid a trap on the basis of a strong information provided by the Special Task Force of Punjab Police, Bathinda cops on Monday failed to nab nine dreaded gangsters who were spotted near Pathrala village in the district. Ironically, even after identifying five among them, the police could not detain even a

Jagmeet Brar to take next political move on August 15

Bathinda: Former Congress MP Jagmeet Singh Brar on Monday said that he would disclose his next political move on August 15 after holding a conference at Sarabha village. Brar also claimed that he along with his like-minded people was touring the constituencies to garner support under Lok Hit Abhiyan, which would continue till August 15,

Bhattal declares Amarinder the CM face of Congress

Bathinda: Former Chief Minister Rajinder Kaur Bhattal on Monday showed an uncanny affection and regard for her ‘bête noir’ Captain Amarinder Singh, while clarifying that Punjab Congress would contest the Assembly polls 2017 under the leadership of Captain Amarinder Singh, while also declaring him the Chief Ministerial candidate. She was here to hold a meeting

Bathinda SSP takes stock of things, finds chinks

Bathinda: In order to take the first-hand account of situation, Bathinda, SSP, Swapan Sharma conducted a two-hour surprise check in city police stations on the intervening night of Monday and Tuesday. The district top cop also visited some Nakas laid in and around the city. Finding lapses in the functioning of staff deployed at Civil

Harsimrat Kaur Badal marks yoga day at Bathinda

Bathinda: Union Food Processing Industries Minister Harsimrat Kaur Badal participates in the mass yoga demonstration at Rose Garden park on the occasion of International Yoga Day, in Bathinda on Tuesday

Three cops, several protesters injured in clash at Rampura Phul

Bathinda: Three cops and dozens of protesters sustained injuries in a clash that took place between the police and agitators belonging to different unions at Phul town in Bathinda distict. The fuming agitators also damaged a police vehicle in the brawl. Some unconfirmed reports also suggested that police had to open fire in the air

Jaitley attacks Amarinder, AAP 

Bathinda: Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitleytoday attacked Punjab Congress chief Amarinder Singh over his family’s alleged foreign accounts and also took a dig at Aam Aadmi Party, which he said was more interested in creating controversies than running the government. The BJP leader said under the Modi government the country is firmly moving ahead on

SAD-BJP government transformed Punjab in 9 years, Sukhbir Badal

 Bathinda: Expresses satisfaction at all round development, Punjab deputy chief minister Sukhbir Singh Badal takes opposition to task for maligning fair name of state. He said that NDA government immensely contributed to success story of Punjab Badal profusely thanks Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley for bestowing big projects, prestigious institutions and financial aid. Badal ensured that


22,000 bags of synthetic frozen plasma seized in Bathinda

Bathinda : Timely action of Counter Intelligence wing of Punjab Police and sleuths of Health Department prevented a major disaster from taking place in the country as they successfully caught nearly 22,000 bags of synthetic fresh frozen plasma along with a freezing truck at Bathinda in the wee hours on Monday. The whole content, which

Breaking- Major reshuffle in Bathinda Police

Two city SHOs shunted, four others shifted  Bathinda: Acting upon the feedback he gathered from the city in past few weeks, Bathinda SSP Swapan Sharma finally removed Inspector Sanjeev Kumar and Inspector Harpreet Singh from the post of SHO Kotwali and SHO Canal Colony, respectively. The Two cops have been sent to Police Lines now.