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21 peacocks die ’cause of water scarcity.

21 peacocks of Sumawali forest area of Joura town in Madhya Pradesh’s Morena district died of water scarcity. The forest department reported on the spot and send the dead bodies for postmortem.The reports confirmed the cause of the death. The forest officials in their defense ordered an investigation and assured installation of more  hand pumps.The

In Faridkot village Ghugiana, heavy protest being held against administration by people on the matter of drinking water. Villagers in large number gathered at the Main Chownk.It is mentionable here that the connection of water works has been cut due to not paying the water bill. There is outstanding 0f 7 lakhs on the water

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Villagers protest against SAD leader

Jalandhar: A Sikh religious group from Tangatodi Jafrapur village in Shahkot sub division of Jalandhar on Monday, raised objections against the construction of a new gurdwara without permission in the village. Sukhjit Singh Khose along with Gurpreet Singh and other villagers from a religious body said that an Akali MLA in connivance with his supporters

Villagers, family bid teary farewell to martyred jawan

Nashik: Amid slogans in his praise by thousands of emotional villagers and family members, the mortal remains of Army jawan Sandip Somnath Thok, who was martyred in the Uri terror attack, were consigned to flames at his native place here. The body of 24-year-old Sandip, who is survived by parents, elder brother Yogesh and two

Villagers share ‘Mann ki Baat’, write to PM against Army authorities

Failing to get any response, hapless villagers from three villages on the periphery of Jalandhar Cantonment on Sunday sent a letter to Prime Minister Narendra Modi seeking his intervention in opening an unlawfully closed road by the Army authorities in Jalandhar Cantonment. The villagers from Subhana, Hallotali, Dhina and Garha shared their ‘Mann ki Baat’

Villagers gather to have glimpse of bollywood celebrity, take selfies

Panchkula: It was gala time for the villagers of Sector 41 village Badheri as they thronged to get glimpse of Bollywood star Kirron Kher on Saturday. Many people were seen getting selfies clicked with Bollywood actress. Kirron Kher, Member Parliament, UT, Chandigarh was here to inaugurate the Green Belt, in Sector 41 on Saturday. Arun Sood,

Congress leader Channi among villagers protest for watercrises

Chamkaur Sahib: Agitated over water supply problem, Congress leader Charanjeet singh and villagers protest late night at Chamkaur Morinda Path in Lutheri village. SDM of Chamkaur reached on the spot. SP (h) and other administrative officials also reached and facilitate the

HDFC Bank denying zero balance accounts to villagers

Chandigarh: A few branches of HDFC Bank in the rural areas of Gurgaon are declining to open accounts with zero balance for students, farmers and labourers under Pradhan Mantri Jan-Dhan Yojana (PMJDY) scheme, applicants said here. HDFC Bank has stopped opening accounts with zero balance in Gurgaon’s Manesar, Sohna, Pataudi and Taoru regions. At least

Villagers along Sino-India border receive suspicious calls

Leh/New Delhi: An alert has been sounded along the Sino-India border after local residents, including a village head, got several telephone calls from “spies” either from Pakistan or China about army deployment along the Line of Actual Control (LAC). The caller, posing himself as either a colonel or a local official, made queries about the