A senior official from the agency confirmed to The Indian Express that one arrest has been made in the case ."It's true that ‘Anand Chauhan was called to Chandigarh for questioning and later arrested," the official said.
Hriday Ram, along with two other workers, got trapped when a chunk of the under-construction Swarghat-Nerchowk-Manali four-lane road project of the National Highway Authority of India caved in on September 12 last year.
Growth of the pharmaceutical industry in the state, which till now had been known mostly for tourism, apple production and hydro-power sector, also means Baddi-Barotiwala-Nalagarh industrial belt is ranked at number 14 globally in terms of value of bulk drugs being manufactured here.
Singh said there were queries from the National Disaster Management Authority if the state needs any force to help in the tackling of the forest fires, but the forest department did not deem it necessary.
According to police, they will look comprehensively into the incident, including Rocky’s alleged criminal background, rivals and several crimes reported from across the states that may be connected to the incident.