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Capt. Amarinder Singh announces free treatment for poor drug addicts

Capt. Amarinder Singh announces free treatment for poor drug addicts. Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh on Tuesday announced free treatment for poor drug addicts at all state-run de-addiction centres.Following a meeting with civil surgeons, medical superintendents and principals of the government medical colleges, the Chief Minister ordered the police not to harass addicts or their

PM Narendra Modi to inaugurate multiple projects in Gujarat today

PM Modi to address Kisan Kalyan rally in Punjab to mark MSP hike

PM Modi to address Kisan Kalyan rally in Punjab to mark MSP hike.  Narendra Modi will on Wednesday address a Kisan Kalyan rally in Punjab’s Muktsar district in the wake of recent hike in Minimum Support Price (MSP) of Kharif crops.“Tomorrow I would be visiting Punjab to address a Kisan Kalyan Rally in Malout, Muktsar

No MSP, only Swami Nathan: Farmers ‘urge to Prime Minister with ultimatum

PM Modi to attend Akali Dal’s ‘Thanksgiving’ rally on July 11

PM Modi likely to attend Akali Dal’s ‘thanksgiving’ rally at Bathinda on July 11. According to sources, PM Modi will visit 3 states Punjab, Haryana and Rajasthan to address a rally of farmers of respective states. The venue of the farmer rally will be Mukatsar District of Punjab which is situated on the border of

DSP Harmanpreet likely to be reverted clerical post

Narinder Jagga Chandigarh: Indian women twenty 20 Captain and Arjuna awardee Harmanpreet Kaur is likely to be reverted from the deputy superintendent of Police (DSP) to clerical job, in Punjab. A letter written to her by the Government, it was told that her qualification does not match according to DSP job and testimonials are incorrect.

Punjab CM orders mandatory dope test of all govt. employees

Punjab CM orders mandatory dope test of all govt. employees

Punjab CM orders mandatory dope test of all govt. employees. Further tightening the noose around drug abuse, Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh has ordered a mandatory dope test of all government employees, including police personnel, from the time of their recruitment through every stage of their service. Singh has directed the chief secretary to

Centre's MSP hike doesn't address core concerns of farmers: Punjab CM

Centre’s MSP hike doesn’t address core concerns of farmers: Punjab CM

Centre’s MSP hike doesn’t address core concerns of farmers. Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh on Wednesday dismissed the Minimum Support Hike (MSP) hike announced by the Centre “as nothing more than a cosmetic measure,” which does not address the core concerns of the farming community. In a statement, Singh said the increase did not

Punjab Govt. decides to dismiss SSP and DSP, dismissal proceedings against tainted officers, too

Punjab Govt. decides to dismiss SSP and DSP, dismissal proceedings against tainted officers, too

Narinder Jagga Chandigarh: 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 Raj Jit Singh, DSP Daljit Singh (Now suspended) in drug case. Home Secretary has been directed to

Punjab: Panchayats to earn its own for the development of village

Punjab: Panchayats to earn its own for the development of village

Narinder Jagga Chandigarh: Facing with financial crunch, the State Government is preparing a draft for Panchayats to earn their own for the development of village. Sources in the department told that new policy is likely to implement after the election of Gram-Panchayats. At present, the Rural and Panchayat development department is working hard to generate

Drug menace in Punjab can't be uprooted overnight: Rana Gurmit Singh

Drug menace in Punjab can’t be uprooted overnight: Sports minister Rana Gurmit Singh

Drug menace in Punjab can’t be uprooted overnight: Sports minister Rana Gurmit Singh. Punjab sports minister Rana Gurmit Singh Sodhi said eradication of the drug menace in the state is not possible within a short period. “Captain Amarinder Singh had said that he would start the work within four weeks in this direction. Has Captain

Heavy rain in Punjab, Himachal, Delhi

Heavy to very heavy rain warning in Punjab, Haryana for June 28-29

Heavy to very heavy rain warning in Punjab, Haryana for June 28-29. The southwest Monsoon was likely to further advance into Punjab and Haryana where widespread rains today led to a drop in the mercury. “Conditions are favourable for further advancement of monsoon into Punjab and Haryana including Chandigarh. It is likely to enter these

Biogas plants in Punjab helping save trees: Minister

Biogas plants in Punjab helping save trees: Minister. A total of 1.75 lakh bio gas plants set up in the state so far since 1994-1995 are helping save lakhs of trees from getting axed, Punjab’s Power and Renewable Energy Minister Gurpreet Singh Kangar said. “Since 1994-95, Punjab Energy Development Agency has set up 1,75,000 biogas

Gauahar Khan inaugurate Makeup & Hair Academy in Punjab

Gauahar Khan inaugurate Makeup & Hair Academy in Punjab: Make up  is impeccable in todays day to day life. Be it a young teen or women in her 50’s every body wants to be the centre of the party. After all who doesn’t like to have a lime light &  liltle  words of praise. So,

Punjab cities, towns to be open defecation free by June 30

Punjab cities, towns to be open defecation free by June 30. All cities and towns of Punjab are all set to achieve Open Defecation Free (ODF) status by June 30, an official spokesman said today.So far 120 cities have achieved the status of being Open Defecation Free whereas the rest of the 47 cities/towns would

Rain brings relief to Punjab, Chandigarh

Rainfall in parts of Punjab and Haryana on Sunday brought relief from the heat wave and dusty conditions prevailing over the region in the past few days. At many places, the maximum temperature hovered in the 23-25 degrees mark, making the weather quite pleasant. Chandigarh and its surrounding areas were lashed by rain since Saturday

Rains in Punjab bring relief from dust, pollution

Rains in Punjab bring relief from dust, pollution.Chandigarh and its nearby areas in Punjab and Haryana were lashed by rains, bringing much relief from a thick haze of dust and pollution that enveloped the region for the past two days, the weather office said on Saturday.The weather turned pleasant and the visibility cleared following the

Punjab, Assam, Goa police stand out at FICCI Smart Policing awards

Punjab, Assam, Goa police stand out at FICCI Smart Policing awards

Punjab, Assam, Goa police stand out at FICCI Smart Policing awards. The Assam Police has bagged the Special Jury Award for its initiative Smart Protection Unit at the Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FICCI) Smart Policing Awards. The award was received by ADGP Harmeet Singh. The ceremony took place yesterday in Delhi.

Goods worth over Rs 20 lakh gutted in Punjab warehouse fire Phagwara

Goods worth over Rs 20 lakh gutted in Punjab warehouse fire Phagwara. Machinery and goods worth over Rs 20 lakh were gutted in a fire that broke out in the warehouse of a factory in Tibbi here, police said today. The cause of the fire was not yet known, they said. The old machinery, packing

Navjot Singh Sidhu’s son among new top legal officers of Punjab

Navjot Singh Sidhu’s son among new top legal officers of Punjab. The Punjab government on Thursday added three additional, 14 assistant and 11 deputy advocate generals to its list of lawyers in the Advocate General’s Office for defending its cases in the Punjab and Haryana High Court and the Supreme Court. Among the fresh inclusions

Rains lash Chandigarh, Haryana, Punjab on storm alert

Rains lash Chandigarh, Haryana, Punjab on storm alert

Rains lash Chandigarh, Haryana, Punjab on storm alert. Early morning rains lashed Chandigarh and surrounding areas on Monday while authorities in Haryana and Punjab remained on high alert following a storm advisory issued by the Met Department. Schools in Haryana were ordered to remain closed for two days (Monday and Tuesday) as a preventive measure

Water of River Ravi should be restricted to India: Khattar

Water of River Ravi should be restricted to India: Khattar. Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar on Sunday said that he has urged Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh to chalk out a plan to restrict the water of River Ravi from flowing to Pakistan. Interacting with media, the Haryana Chief Minister said that the