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Arrest of accused sought: Chit fund fraud

The Naujawan Bharat Sabha on Tuesday announced to intensify its agitation against the government if the accused involved in financial frauds through chit fund companies were not arrested in a few days.“The government is not taking action against the accused and they are roaming free,” said Jagdev Singh, district convener of the

Girls in Malwa belt increasingly prone to cervical cancer

Despite the fact that there has been a marked rise in the occurrence of the deadly Cervix Cancer in five main districts of Punjab, including Faridkot, Muktsar, Moga, Sangrur and Mohali, from almost six months thousands of girls studying in Class VI at various government and private schools in these districts have not received the

Railway track mingled with soil, Trains delayed by several hours

Railway track mingled with soil between Hurney and Jakhal railway stations in the village Chotia. Eventually, when a goods train was passing through the railway track during the first monsoon rains, the track merged into the soil but no mishappening took place. After which the rail traffic on this route remained suspended for a few hours

Pesticide dealers shut shops to protest proposed high GST rate

Pesticide dealers shut shops protest proposed high GST rate Nawanshahr, Jun 27 (PTI) To protest the proposed ‘high GST rates’ on fertilisers and pesticides in the country, fertilisers and pesticide dealers in Punjab today kept their shops closed. They also submitted memorandums addressed to Prime Minister Narendra Modi, through their respective Deputy Commissioners, demanding repeal


Malerkotla will become a district soon: Navjot Singh Sidhu

Punjab ministers Manpreet Singh Badal, Navjot Singh Sidhu and Razia Sultana, who were in the Muslim-majority town of Sangrur to greet people on the occasion of Eid, made the announcement that Malerkolta would be made a district soon as the Congress had promised before the state assembly elections. Malerkotla, situated around 35km from the Sangrur district

How a Big Fat wedding turned into a source of Income

How a Big Fat wedding turned into a source of Income

POHIR, Sangrur district: Punjab loves the big, fat wedding. And longing for the glitzy band-baaja that accompanies every baraat is sweet music for a village, about 25 km from Ludhiana town. Pohir village of Sangrur district has around 30 pipe bands. And the number is growing, just like their reputation, across the north Indian state

Farmer Suicide

Farmer Committed Suicide, Feeling Helpless For Not Paying Debt

There is no Stoppage On The Deaths Of Farmers In The Country. Specailly In Punjab Death Rate Increases Day By Day. And Governments Are Doing Nothing Special For The Farmers.In Sangrur, 40 years Old Farmer Jagtar Singh end his life by consuming pesticide. He was under debt of Rupees 5-6 Lakh and Upset for not

Punjab Youth Congress protesters miss the train in Sangrur

Punjab Youth Congress protesters miss the train in Sangrur

Punjab Youth Congress protesters miss the train in Sangrur. The Punjab Youth Congress on Thursday had decided to block Udaipur-Jammu Tawi Garib Rath Special at the Sangrur railway station to protest police firing on farmers in MP. By the time the local party leaders and workers gathered at the station.  The Garib Rath was on

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A farmer did a weird act in Tehsildar office, everybody amused

Sangrur: In the government offices delaying in the work by govt employees is an older and most irritable thing for normal public, upset people do weird thing to represent revolt over such delays by the govt employees.Such a weird act was done  by a farmer in Bhawanigarh Tehsildar’s office, that the employees in the tehsildar office were stabbed.In fact,

After marriage, the young man committed suicide After the marriage, the young man committed suicide

After marriage, the young man committed suicide

After marriage, the young man committed suicide. Suicide committed by youngman from Lehragaga town in Sangrur district have become viral on the social media. People are talking about the suicide and also giving comment on social media. Knowing the matter, you cannot wait without commenting.Manpreet Singh, a 22 year old belonging to Jatt community, had

Sangrur district is all ahead in closing liquor vends then others

Sangrur district is all ahead in closing liquor vends then others

Sangrur district is all ahead in closing liquor vends then others. Like last year, the district again leads in closing liquor vends in villages this time. In all, 21 liquor vends have been closed in as many villages of the district. The movement against liquor was started from Sangrur by several NGOs in 2009. Since


Tension at Sangrur village over auction of reserved land

Tension at Sangrur village over auction of reserved land. Tension prevailed at Jhaloor village on Friday as the administration announced to auction the reserved land. Dalits have been demanding that the land should be given only to those, who want to cultivate crops and not to the dummy candidates from Dalits nominated by upper-caste men.Police

Schools will face closure under Congress Government tenure

Schools will face closure under Congress Government tenure

Residents of Maniana village on the Haryana border of Sangrur today protested against the lockout of the only government school in the village.The villagers said that the government upgraded the school, but no teacher has been sent yet and neither the school authorities ordered admission to class XII. Village Sarpanch Najar Singh said that he

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Fire brigade department facing shortage of personnel and equipment

Sangrur Fire Brigade, which is covering entire district for fire accidents, today itself is under question. Sangrur district only fire brigade is facing many problems due to the lack of resources and employees. Seeing the harassment, the people of Sangrur are also worried about this problem as there are big factories in Sangrur and adjacent

Future of 6 thousand students and 300 teachers in Dark

Future of 6 thousand students and 300 teachers in Dark. 6 thousand students and 300 teachers are facing the consequences of, on going issue between a private company and Government over the chain of Adarsh schools. A matter of great concern to their futures arises when company issued a notice of shutting down the school.


Two farmers hanged themselves to death: Bathinda

Two farmers hanged themselves to death: Bathinda. After the suicide of two farmers one day before, two more farmers allegedly committed suicide at Ubhawal and Mangwal villages of Sangrur (Bathinda District). The Police have started their investigation in both of the cases.Sources said at Ubhawal village, Hardev Singh hanged him with a tree in the

Seed shops raided in Sangrur district

Seed shops raided in Sangrur district

The attempt to sell fake seeds in the Sangrur district, the Agriculture Department conducted raids on shops of 12 seed sellers of the Sangrur district in the last 24 hours.The authorities have taken 183 samples of seed of various kharif crops for testing. The district Agriculture Department authorities have appointed seven teams on block level

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NRI against appointment of Mann as Punjab convenor, write letter to Kejriwal

NRI team of AAP is against the appointment of Sangrur MP Bhagwant Mann as the state convenor of the Aam Aadmi Party in Punjab, NRI convenors and other office bearers of the party have written a letter to party chief Arvind Kejriwal, accusing Mann of being self-centred and rejecting any move to appoint him.The letter sent

Sangrur based youth set on fire in Australia

Melbourne: A 29-year-old Indian-origin busdriver was charred to death today when a man set him on fire after pouring some flammable liquid on him in front of horrified passengers in Brisbane town in Australia. Manmeet Alisher, who was driving a Brisbane City Council bus, was targeted by a man who threw an “incendiary device” at

4 died, 18 injured as Bolero falls into canal in Sangrur (List of Victims)

Sangrur: four persons died and 14 sustained injuries as Bolero camper rolls down in a canal in Sangrur, on Sunday. The incident has taken place at village Lada near Dhuri in Sangrur. According to the information, the victims were returning to their village from Bhog Ceremony, when the accident happened. The deceased have been identified