SSP Mansa Mukhwinder Singh said, “A trader named Chiman Lal was kidnapped on his way from Bareta Mandi to Budhalada on August 4 and the family had received a ransom call for Rs 1 crore a day later.”
Nihang Naib Singh’s supporters had put a banner outside the gurdwara two days ago, claiming that the gurdwara, governed by religious body Budha Dal, was “under his control.”
Issued no letter of possession of gurdwara, says Budha Dal
Excise Department officials say there are 27 contractors operating 284 liquor vends in Mansa.
Modi stresses on ‘zero defect and zero effect’ of products on environment
Hailing from Gurdaspur’s Niko Saran village, Surinder Kaur, with the help of NGO Universal Human Rights, came to Ludhiana when she came to know about the Prime Minister’s proposed visit.
This is the first time the annual award ceremony is being held in Punjab.
The family did not even know that Ram Kumar Singh had landed a job as a watchman at an apartment complex in Sangolda, Goa, where he is accused of killing Monika Ghurde.
Police also arrested the fourth accused in the case late in evening while two others remain at large.
Police turned down the possibility of any caste angle in the case, pointing out that one of the accused, Babreek Singh, is also a Dalit.
Pali was into illegal liquor smuggling which he had scaled down in the past six months as per the claims of his family members.
The public is being implored to sign the campaign on hoardings displayed in Faridkot.
Six persons, all belonging to an upper caste and residing in the same village, have been booked for the murder of Sukhchain Singh Pali, police said.
Nearly 100 applications for seeking subsidy of balers are lying pending in the office of agriculture department since March.
However members of zamin prapati sangrash committee (ZPSC) alleged that they were not called for the inquiry.
The clash happened between a Dalit group led by ZPSC and a few Dalit families of Jhalur village who are being allegedly supported by SAD leader and landlord Gurdeep Singh Babban.
In Fazilka and Ferozepur, some 5,000 villagers were staying in relief camps while over 30,000 went to their relatives’ places along with truckloads of household items.
The boy had crossed the Pakistan border and entered Dona Telumal border post, in Mamdot area of Ferozepur in Punjab.
Punjab goes to assembly polls early next year and the evacuation order has become a rallying point.
“Last year, our crops were completely damaged due to floods. Till now we have not been compensated. And now, the government is displacing us,” said Jeet Singh, a farmer of Pakka Chishti village.
Midday meals will be provided to students up to Class VIII.
The Congress and the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) are sniffing a “political design” in the evacuation orders in border villages of Punjab and not in neighbouring Rajasthan.
Of the 270 people it accommodated from a number of villages, many either returned home later in the day or said they would go back soon.
As for Ferozepur, 304 villages of the district fall in the 10-km radius of the border.
Jaswinder Singh Brar, general secretary of the association added, “We can produce power at about Rs 2.30 per unit if we get coal from PSPCL’s coal mine in Chattisgarh.”
The PSPCL says it has been unable to find any buyers for their surplus power and hence took the decision to shut the plants.
Mann made this remark in Sangrur Thursday while interacting with the media on the sidelines of his village level meetings.
After spending 47 days in hospital, RSS Punjab Seh Sanghchalak (second-in-command), Brigadier (retd) Jagdish Gagneja died of septicemia in the morning.
The 70-year-old leader, Brigadier(retd) Jagdish Gagneja's cremation is scheduled take place at Ram Bagh, Jalandhar at 4 pm on Thursday.
AAP in Punjab has split, its top leaders in the state appear to be in a disarray, and the party seems to be caught in a new controversy daily, whether in Delhi or here in Punjab.
Mann was seen in his campaign van, which, according to him, was gifted to the party by the AAP Vancouver branch at Baghapurana rally.
A meeting was also held at the mosque where people condemned the incident.
Sucha Singh Chhotepur, who was sacked by Aam Aadmi Party as its Punjab unit convener over bribery allegations, is set to join hands with former BJP MP Navjot Singh Sidhu
Chhotepur claimed that a short time period for a new party was enough for Punjab voters who make up their mind quickly.
The expressway, which will run up to Katra in Jammu, will cut the travel time from Amritsar to Delhi from seven hours to four-and-a half hours, Gadkari said.
At a rally called “self-respect rally”, expelled AAP leader and Punjabi singer Jassi Jasraj was the key speaker while suspended AAP member and Patiala MP Dharamvira Gandhi was the chief guest.
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