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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

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

No spare fund to control the activities of gangsters across the jails

No spare fund to control the activities of gangsters across the jails

Chandigarh(Narinder Jagga): To fortify jails in Punjab seems to be difficult with weak financial position of the State. Rs 29 crore have been sought to control the activities of Gangsters and criminals to purchase latest equipment, but till today the Government could able to give Rs one crore only and that too for internal needs.

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

Operation Blue Star Anniversary: Security tightened in Amritsar

Operation Blue Star Anniversary: Security tightened in Amritsar

Amritsar – Security agencies were put on alert in and around this Sikh holy city from Monday in view of the 34th anniversary of Operation Blue Star carried out by the Army on the Golden Temple complex in June 1984. Punjab police, para-military forces and intelligence personnel were stationed at different locations across Amritsar, particularly in

Facebook accounts of gangsters, who are in Jail, blocked, Jail staff under threats

Facebook accounts of gangsters, who are in Jail, blocked, Jail staff under threats

Chandigarh(Narinder Jagga): The Facebook accounts of Gangsters, either who are in jail or have been killed, have been blocked by the Cybercrime wing of Punjab Police. Talking to Daily Post, AIG Cyber Crime Hardial Singh Mann told that whenever wing receives to report such action, it does. Sources said that fb accounts of notorious gangsters

DGP visits Golden Temple ahead of Operation Bluestar anniversary

DGP visits Golden Temple ahead of Operation Bluestar anniversary

Amritsar – Punjab DGP Suresh Arora on Saturday visited the Golden Temple along with other senior police officers to take stock of the security arrangements in view of the anniversary of Operation Bluestar on June 6. Arora visited all the sensitive points inside and outside the Golden Temple and addressed a meeting of police officers.He asked the

Punjabi singer found shot dead in Dera Bassi

Punjabi singer found shot dead in Dera Bassi

Chandigarh – A 23-year-old Punjabi singer was found dead in Dera Bassi near here, police said on Monday. Navjot Singh’s body, bearing four to five bullet injury marks, was found a few metres away from his car at village Rampur Sainian in Dera Bassi, Mohali, at around 1am, said Inspector Mahinder Singh, police station, Dera Bassi.The

Former Minister Brij Bhupinder Lally held for taking arms inside polling booth

Former Minister Brij Bhupinder Lally held for taking arms inside polling booth

Shahkot(Puneet Pal Singh) – Former Home Minister of Punjab Brij Bhupinder Singh Lally (67), who has recently made a switch from Congress to Shiromani Akali Dal was arrested by police for taking arms inside a polling booth. Lally had reached booth number 90 and 91 to check the polling procedure. On the objection of some people,

Inmate threats to Minister through FB from Jail

Inmate threats to Minister through FB from Jail

Chandigarh(DP Correspondent): In yet another case of lax security inside Faridkot’s Modern Jail, an inmate went live on Facebook for about three minutes and made objectionable remarks against Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh, DGP Suresh Arora and Jail Minister Sukhjinder Singh Randhawa. The inmate, Gobind Singh, who has been lodged at Faridkot jail since

DC orders FIR against 18 officials for dereliction of poll duty

DC orders FIR against 18 officials for dereliction of poll duty

Jalandhar(Puneet Pal Singh) – Taking cognisance of the dereliction of election duty by officials who deliberately skipped poll duty today, the Deputy Commissioner Mr Varinder  Kumar Sharma today ordered FIR against 18 such Officers.Divulging the Deputy Commissioner said that these officials were assigned poll duty but they deliberately skipped the duty and didn’t join the polling

Captain warns Damdami Taksal over threats to Dhadrianwala

Captain warns Damdami Taksal over threats to Dhadrianwala

Chandigarh – Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh on Thursday issued a stern warning to the Damdami Taksal, a Sikh seminary, over their alleged threats to Sikh preacher Ranjit Singh Dhadrianwale and cautioned them against any attempt to take law into their own hands. The CM also ordered the police to enhance the security of the Sikh

Politicians-druglords nexus: Gidderbaha MLA Raja Warring again in tight spot

Politicians-druglords nexus: Gidderbaha MLA Raja Warring again in tight spot

Politicians-druglords nexus: Gidderbaha MLA Raja Warring again in tight spot Gidderbaha – After missing the “expected” induction in Punjab cabinet, Congress MLA from Gidderbaha and former president of Indian Youth Congress Amarinder Singh Raja Warring on Wednesday landed in an untimely controversy as a party leader openly claimed to have shielded Warring in an infamous drugs

City Centre case: Arguments on closure report continue, case adjourned to July 07

City Centre case: Arguments on closure report continue, case adjourned to July 07

City Centre case: Arguments on closure report continue, case adjourned to July 07 Ludhiana(DP Correspondent) – In the case of City Centre Ludhiana, the court of District and Sessions Judge Gurbir  Singh heard the arguments of both sides of prosecution and defence side on closure report filed by Vigilance Bureau. As the arguments were not completed on Saturday,

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

SHO Bajwa gave ‘untrue' info of gangsters, report sought

SHO Bajwa gave ‘untrue’ info of gangsters, report sought

Chandigarh – The Chandigarh Police on Saturday sought a detailed report on the incident in which Punjab police Inspector Parminder Singh Bajwa provided information about the presence of gangsters at a bus stand here last month, which later turned out to be ‘untrue’. Bajwa, who was the Station House Officer of the Mehatpur police station at