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Three migrant labourers electrocuted in Ludhiana

Three migrant labourers electrocuted in Ludhiana

Ludhiana, Jul 8 (PTI) Three migrant labourers, hailing from UP and Bihar, died of electrocution in the new Punjabi colony of Basti Jodhewal here today, Additional DCP Surinder Lamba said. Lamba said a high tension electric cable was passing close to the first floor of a house where the labourers were engaged in some repair

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

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

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

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

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

LIP leader, seven others booked for trespassing, molestation

Ludhiana(DP Correspondent) – Lok Insaaf Party (LIP) leader Jasdeep Singh kala Ghawaddi and seven others were booked by Dehlon Police as the accused created ruckus at Guru Nanak College of nursing. The Police have registered case against accused following the complaint of member of college management. The Police have slapped sections 452 (Trespassing), 354 (Assault or

Dead fish row: Authorities stop drinking water supply

Dead fish row: Authorities stop drinking water supply

Chandigarh/Jaipur – Contaminated water with dead fish and snakes has entered into Rajasthan through Indira Gandhi canal from Punjab, prompting the authorities to stop drinking water supply from the canal as a precautionary measure. “The water in the canal is black and red with foul smell and dead fish and snakes have been spotted in

Ludhiana STF nabs two drug smugglers, recovers heroine worth 60 crores

Ludhiana STF nabs two drug smugglers, recovers heroine worth 60 crores

Ludhiana(DP Correspondent) – In a major crackdown, the Special task Force (STF) Ludhiana Zone has arrested two drug smugglers and recovered 11.5 KG heroine, Pakistani Sim Card, mobile phone and motorcycle. The price of recovered heroine is approximately sixty crores in international market.The accused have kept the heroine near Indo- Pakistan border in Ferozepur and were

Arms Act case: Ludhiana court acquits Jagtar Hawara

Arms Act case: Ludhiana court acquits Jagtar Hawara

Ludhiana(DP Correspondent) – The court of Chief Judicial Magistrate Suresh Kumar Goyal on Monday acquitted Jagtar Singh Hawara, one of the key conspirators in the assassination of former chief minister of Punjab, Beant Singh, in the case of recovery of the weapon AK 56. Earlier trial court of Judicial Magistrate Ist Class Varinder Kumar has convicted Hawara in same case.

Govt. offers upgraded posts for officers as no taker for jobs in Jail

Govt. offers upgraded posts for officers as no taker for jobs in Jail

Chandigarh(Narinder Jagga): It seems there is less interest of jobs for Jails. Despite of efforts, the Punjab Government could not able to fill the vacant posts in Jails. Talking to Daily Post, the minister of Jail, Sukhjinder Singh Randhawa told that out of 24 Deputy Superintendents of Jails, 15 have left the jobs till now.

SHO’s son found dead in car, father alleges murder

SHO’s son died due to overdose, drug companion police constable arrested

Ludhiana(Amarpreet Singh Makkar) – Two days after the mysterious death of son of Ludhiana SHO, the Ludhiana Rural police revealed that the deceased died due to drug overdose. The Police have arrested Police constable who was accompanying deceased and consumed drugs together.The arrested Police constable revealed that they both had consumed heroine and Jivanjot, son of

Two inmates missing from Central jail, role of jail staff under scanner

Two inmates missing from Central jail, role of jail staff under scanner

Ludhiana(DP Correspondent) – In a shocking incident, two undertrials went missing in Central jail Ludhiana on Monday. Both the inmates were real brothers and reportedly escaped from Jail. The role of Jail staff comes under scanner as two inmates went missing from high security of Central jail.The search operation was initiated inside and outside Jail for entire

Flyover wall collapse: Admn decides to shift bus stand temporarily

Flyover wall collapse: Admn decides to shift bus stand temporarily

Flyover wall collapse: Admn decides to shift bus stand temporarily, chalks out traffic diversion plan Ludhiana(DP correspondent) – The city cripples due to heavy traffic jam after the Gill chowk Flyover was closed for commuters following the retaining wall of flyover was collapsed on Sunday late night. As there was no proper diversion plan and alternative route

SHO’s son found dead in car, father alleges murder

SHO’s son found dead in car, father alleges murder

Ludhiana(Amarpreet Singh Makkar) – The body of 24 year old son of Punjab Police Inspector was recovered from Ford Figo car at village Hissowal near Jagraon on Saturday. The Police have recovered injections and White powder from the car. Father of deceased, Gurmeet Singh who is posted as Station House officer at Police station division number 8 in

LPG Cylinder Blast: One more died, death toll reached 13

LPG Cylinder Blast: One more died, death toll reached 13

Ludhiana(DP Correspondent) – Another victim of LPG cylinder blast succumbed to injuries on Saturday. The death toll reached to 13 till now. Out of total 34 injured, 13 have died and few are still undergoing treatment at different hospitals. 19 year old Kajal who had suffered sixty percent burn injuries died while undergoing treatment at Christian Medical College

Police thrash a youth for no reason

Police thrash a youth for no reason

Raj Kumar resident of village Jand Wala Mira Sangla alleged the police for brutally beaten. Raj Kumar (38), admitted for treatment at the local civil hospital, told that he had sold some straw of his field to some residents of Sajjalpur, Rajasthan a month ago. When these people started taking the straw, Straw filled in

Vehicle inspection by traffic police due to August 15

Vehicle inspection by traffic police due to August 15. In view of the August 15, traffic police in charge today, SI Lakhwinder Singh made special check post for vehicles inspection.According to information, SI told that every moving vehicle in Gandhi Chowk was being examined and vehicles whose papers were incomplete got penalty through chalans. At

First Club made human chain for traffic rules awareness

First Club made human chain for traffic rules awareness

First Club made human chain for traffic rules awareness. The members of Ludhiana First club started a campaign to create awareness about the traffic rules. Under this campaign the members of club, Congress leaders made a human Chain at Bharat Nagar Chowk and spread awareness about traffic rules.MLA from Ludhiana West Bharat Bhushan Ashu, senior

Congress leader threatens woman cop in Ludhiana

Police slaps case against Congress leader for misbehaving with cops. A day after the local Congress leader misbehaved with traffic Police for stopping his daughter for not wearing helmet, the division number 5 Police have slapped case against the leader. The police have registered a case under sections 353 (Assault or criminal force to deter public