Signature campaign started
Chandigarh: After the UT Administration did not agree to a proposal for handing over the maintenance of the residential area within the PGI complex to the Municipal Corporation,a signature campaign has been started by Area councillor Saurabh Joshito garner support.
Jain to head BJP Legal Affairs Group
Chandigarh: Senior BJP leader Satya Pal Jain has been nominated as the chairman of the six-member BJP National Working Group for Legal Affairs by the national president of the party,Rajnath Singh.
Ration not being given,protest held
Chandigarh: City residents who were not being provided ration under the Public Distribution System held a protest outside the office of the Food and Supplies Department,Sector 17. The residents rued the slow speed at which the smart cards for getting ration were being made.
Bank moves court against power firm
PANCHKULA: Panchkula police have registered a case against the the director of a power transmission and distribution company,Aravali Infra Power Ltd,and Area Manager and Branch Managers of HDFC Bank,Barwala in a case in which Kotak Mahindra Bank has complained that it felt cheated for not being paid nearly Rs 9 crore as debt by the power company.
Nominations filed for PMC polls
PANCHKULA: 87 nominations were filed for the elections on 20 wards of Panchkula Municipal Corporation (PMC) on Monday. The nominations were filed by besides the BJP and INLD candidates also those by the Congress supported candidates.
Course on fungal infections starts
CHANDiGARH: The 15 th training course in Diagnostic Medical Mycology (study of fungi) Conventional and Molecular Techniques started Monday at Department of Medical Microbiology,PGI. Delegates from SAARC countries will participate with Indian delegates.
NRI Commission summons Mohali DC
Chandigarh: The NRI Commission on Monday issued a notice to Deputy Commissioner,Mohali for taking the orders of the commission callously,and asked him to appear before it on May 21. The complaint was filed by Sarabjit Singh,attorney of his uncle Surinder Singh,German resident,over diversion of drain water and obstruction of passange to a piece of land.