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Punjab govt orders state's security clampdown in view of tomorrow Bandh

Punjab govt orders state’s security clampdown in view of tomorrow Bandh

Punjab govt orders state’s security clampdown in view of tomorrow Bandh   Chandigarh, April 1: The Punjab Government has ordered a security clampdown across the state as a precautionary measure in view of Monday’s bandh, with the Army and Paramilitary forces asked to be on alert, and all educational institutions and banks to remain closed. While

Mention of caste based comments to non SC/ST to be punishable offence

New Delhi: By then we all speak a lot on the phone but you know there are some words that can be punished for speaking. Let us tell you that the Supreme Court has made arrangements to say that in any public places, speaking the word of caste to a non-scheduled caste or non-tribal SC

Gurdev Mann holds SAD-BJP and Congress responsible for poor fate of weaker segments of society

Ludhiana: State president SC /ST Wing of Aam Aadmi Party, Gurdev Singh Mann has slammed the SAD-BJP combine for completely ignoring the interests of Dalits and weaker sections of society in last 9.5 years. Addressing a largely attended weaker sections’ rally organised by SC/ST Wing of the party at Jagraon on Tuesday, Mann blamed that during

More power to women: No medical examination in cases of sexual harassment of SC/ST

Chandigarh: The government has scrapped an over 20-year-old provision of conducting medical examination in cases of non-invasive sexual harassment of SC/ST women, such as gestures or acts intended to insult their modesty, to enable them to get quicker relief under a new law. The new Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes (Prevention of Atrocities) Amendment Rules,