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Sajjan Kumar 1984 Delhi High Court

Sajjan Kumar get life term in 1984 genocide case from Delhi High Court

Congress leader Sajjan Kumar was found guilty in the 1984 anti-Sikh riots today and sentenced to jail “for the remainder of his natural life” by the Delhi High Court, which cancelled an earlier court order acquitting him of charges in what the judges called “genocide”. Sajjan Kumar, 73, was convicted in the killing of five members

PM Modi misleading people, says Capt Amarinder

Punjab CM announces decision to handover Kotkapura/Behbal Kalan firing probe to CBI

Punjab CM announces decision to handover Kotkapura/Behbal Kalan firing probe to CBI. Accepting the recommendation of the Justice (retd) Ranjit Singh Commission, Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh on Monday announced his government’s decision to hand over the probe into Kotkapura and Behbal Kalan firing that followed the Bargari sacrilege to the Central Bureau of

CBI looks for banking, tax experts to help probe into multi-crore scams

CBI looks for banking, tax experts to help probe into multi-crore scams

NEW DELHI: The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI), which is probing the over Rs 13,000 crore Punjab National Bank scam as well as other financial frauds, has sought deputation of banking and tax experts from other ministries with an offer of good monetary incentives.According to an official communique sent by the CBI to finance and

Ludhiana: Commissioner of Police on radar of government for helping rapist

Commissioner of Police on radar of government for helping rapist

Chandigarh(Narinder Jagga): Commissioner of Police (CP), Ludhiana is on the radar of the Punjab Government for allegedly helping a rapist for his parole. The Sarabha Nagar Police had filed its report recommending no parole to former teacher Pankaj Arora, who has been facing life imprisonment in rape with his minor girl student, as there may

CBSE paper leak: Principal of Mother Khazani Convent School arrested

CBSE paper leak: Principal of Mother Khazani Convent School arrested

New Delhi [India], Jul 4 (ANI): The Delhi Police on Wednesday arrested the principal of the Mother Khazani Convent School, Praveen Kumar Jha in connection with the Central Board of Bureau Investigation (CBSE) paper leak case. Earlier, three people had already been arrested by the police. In April, two teachers of a Bawana school and

Punjab cop accused of pushing woman into drugs arrested

Punjab cop accused of pushing woman into drugs arrested

Punjab cop accused of pushing woman into drugs arrested Chandigarh – A senior Punjab Police officer, dismissed over allegations of pushing a woman into drugs, was today arrested and sent to four0-day police remand, officials said. Deputy Superintendent of Police (DSP) Daljit Singh Dhillon was produced before the Mohali court after he was arrested from

Punjab demands Central law for death to drug smugglers, peddlers

Punjab demands Central law for death to drug smugglers, peddlers

Chandigarh – The Punjab government onMonday decided to recommend to the Centre to provide for death penalty for drug peddlers and smugglers. The decision to make the recommendation to the Centre was taken in a Cabinet meeting chaired by Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh. The Cabinet also decided to constitute a special Working Group under

DSP among two Punjab Police officials dismissed

DSP among two Punjab Police officials dismissed

DSP among two Punjab Police officials dismissed Chandigarh – Two Punjab police personnel, including Deputy Superintendent of Police (DSP) Daljit Singh Dhillon, have been dismissed from service over serious allegations of pushing women into drugs, a police official said. The dismissal orders of Dhillon, who was posted as DSP Ferozepur, were issued by Chief Minister

Action against drug patronization :Govt decides to dismiss SSP, DSP, tainted officers

Action against drug patronization :Govt decides to dismiss SSP, DSP, tainted officers

Action against drug patronization begins: Govt. decides to dismiss SSP and DSP, dismissal proceedings against tainted officers, too. Chandigarh(Narinder Jagga): The Punjab Government has decided to dismiss such Police officers and employees, who will be founded, indulge in drug provocation. Government has also directed to Home Secretary to initiate dismissal action against SSP Moga and

Patiala pump loot, murder case: Prime accused arrested

Chandigarh – Following a state-wide social media alert, Punjab police has arrested the main accused of the petrol pump loot and double murder incident that took place recently in Patiala. Identified as Lakhandeep Singh @Waris Randhawa, he was arrested by the Counter Intelligence Wing Jalandhar, along with Commissionerate Police Jalandhar, following an alert issued by

Petrol pump employee fired upon, injured

Petrol pump employee fired upon, injured

Nawanshahr (Punjab)(PTI) – An employee of a petrol pump in Banga was injured today when two persons allegedly opened fire at him in a bid to snatch a bag containing cash that he was carrying to deposit in a bank, police said.The incident occurred around 10 am, they said.The petrol pump is situated near Banga

Commission agent shot dead in Ludhiana

Commission agent shot dead in Ludhiana

Ludhiana(PTI) – A commission agent was shot dead allegedly by a motorcycle-borne youth at Salem Tabri locality here today, police said. According to an eyewitness, the incident took place when Gharnjit Singh Chaudhry was sitting in a shop. Chaudhry was rushed to the Christian Medical College and Hospital, where he was declared brought dead, the

BSF, Punjab Police recover heroin haul along border

BSF, Punjab Police recover heroin haul along border

Ferozepur – In a joint operation, BSF troopers and the Punjab Police’s Counter Intelligence on Wednesday recovered nearly 4 kg heroin along the India-Pakistan border in Punjab’s Amritsar district, BSF officials said. The heroin, valued at nearly Rs 20 crore in the international market, was recovered near the border outpost (BOP) Kakkar in Amritsar, around

P&SB robbery of 40 lockers: Jalandhar police still clueless in case

P&SB robbery of 40 lockers: Jalandhar police still clueless in case

Jalandhar – Five years ago on January 18, 40 lockers were robbed at Punjab and Sind Bank branch (P&SB) at Reru village. Jalandhar Commissionerate is still to solve the incident even after half a decade. The burglars made their heed way into the strongroom of the bank by using a gas-cutter to pass through the iron gate.

Police bust international drug racket, Canadian among 4 held

Police bust international drug racket, Canadian among 4 held

Chandigarh – Cracking down further on the big fish in the drugs trade, the Punjab Police have arrested four persons, who were using the courier services route to smuggle drugs abroad, thus busting an international module of drug smugglers reportedly controlled from Canada. The arrests have exposed an international drugs syndicate, which was found to

Two senior officers duped of Rs 44 crore from retired Police and Army personel

Two senior officers duped of Rs 44 crore from retired Police and Army personel

Two senior officers duped of Rs 44 crore from retired Police and Army personel Chandigarh(Narinder Jagga): Two seniors Officers have reportedly duped of Rs 44 crore from 80 retired officers and 140 civilians promising to give them residential plots in Mohali. One officer is Parmpal Singh Sidhu; retired Additional Director General of Police, Punjab and

Waghmare killed journalist Gauri Lankesh, claims SIT

Waghmare killed journalist Gauri Lankesh, claims SIT

BENGALURU: Parashuram Waghmare, the last of the six suspects arrested in connection with the killing of journalist-activist Gauri Lankesh, was her assassin, the SIT probing the sensational case said on Friday. A senior official in the Special Investigation Team (SIT) also said the same weapon was used to shoot Lankesh, and rationalists Govind Pansare and

CBI arrests UCO Bank managers for accepting bribe

CBI arrests UCO Bank managers for accepting bribe. The Central Bureau of Investigation on Thursday arrested Branch Manager and an Assistant Manager of the UCO Bank in Bihar for allegedly demanding and accepting bribes. A complainant filed a report with the CBI alleging the two managers, working in the Kochadhaman Branch, Kishanganj of Bihar, accepted

Police make major breakthrough against drugs, arrest three smugglers

Police make major breakthrough against drugs, arrest three smugglers

Chandigarh – In two major crackdowns, the Punjab Police have arrested three poppy husk smugglers, including an A category smuggler, giving a major boost to the Captain Amarinder Singh led government’s campaign against drugs. Jagir Singh alias Zeera, hailing from the notorious Daulewal village in Moga, was nabbed by the Special Operations Teams (SOT) of Jalandhar Counter-Intelligence Wing

Mother, sister urge gangster Dilpreet Dahan to surrender

Mother, sister urge gangster Dilpreet Dahan to surrender

Chandigarh – Notorious gangster Dilpreet Singh Dhahan’s mother and sister have appealed to him to surrender before court. Talking to mediapersons at Dhadhi village nearKiratpur Sahib in Rupnagar district, Surinder Kaur said her son’s life could be saved if he surrenders and it will also let the family live a peaceful life.Dilpreet had claimed responsibility for