Ludhiana News

Jalandhar: 1,270 boxes of country liquor seized
Jalandhar: 1,270 boxes of country liquor seized

The cops found a huge haul of country liquor inside. Mohammad Jameel, station house officer of Salem Tabri PS, said all the 1,270 boxes of liquor have been seized and drivers of the vehicles detained.

Punjab: Chopped body of 8-yr-old found, cops file FIR against unknown persons
Punjab: Chopped body of 8-yr-old found, cops file FIR against unknown persons

The police have been suspecting it to be case of human sacrifice or murder over personal enmity.

Ludhiana: 1,50,000 litres hooch seized, destroyed
Ludhiana: 1,50,000 litres hooch seized, destroyed

Satwant Singh, assistant excise and taxation officer said that a team of excise inspectors and Jagraon police raided the banks of Sutlej river following a tip-off.

Implement complete ban on drugs, liquor during polls: GGSSC
Implement complete ban on drugs, liquor during polls: GGSSC

The body asked political parties to ensure complete prohibition of drugs and liquor in their respective manifesto,

Fazilka Jail raid: Official suspended, 24 booked, seven vehicles, Rs 3.84 lakh seized
Fazilka Jail raid: Official suspended, 24 booked, seven vehicles, Rs 3.84 lakh seized

24 visitors affiliated with SAD had come to meet party leader and liquor baron Shiv Lal Doda.

Ludhiana: Student dies in accident
Ludhiana: Student dies in accident

His friend Mohit Malhotra suffered serious injuries.

Ludhiana: 18-year-old ‘raped’ by co-worker
Ludhiana: 18-year-old ‘raped’ by co-worker

The victim approached the police after she gave birth to a stillborn child last week.

Ludhiana: Missing labourer found dead
Ludhiana: Missing labourer found dead

In a police complaint, Johny, the victim’s father, said his son Balram (21) had gone with his friends, also brick kiln labourers, on December 26 but never returned.

Ludhiana: A day after being ‘sealed’ by cops, book shop reopens
Ludhiana: A day after being ‘sealed’ by cops, book shop reopens

Cross-complaints by shop manager and pro-Hindu outfit activists.

Ludhiana youth dies in Delhi, kin allege murder
Ludhiana youth dies in Delhi, kin allege murder

Gulshan Tandon, father of the victim, alleged that police is giving different versions over the death of his son.

Run-up to assembly polls: Some in party wary of my comeback says Manish Tewari
Run-up to assembly polls: Some in party wary of my comeback says Manish Tewari

“I wasn’t able to contest the 2014 Lok Sabha polls as I was unwell. Some of my friends in the party took the opportunity to spread rumours that I ran away deliberately and invented illness. It is completely false” Manish Tewari

Ludhiana: Man dies after consuming ‘illicit’ liquor, protest held
Ludhiana: Man dies after consuming ‘illicit’ liquor, protest held

The workers of New Young Valmiki Federation protested near Chhawni Mohalla and raised slogans against the administration for failing to check sale of illicit liquor.

Ludhiana: Parents of 21-year-old girl seek FIR against publication over ‘revolutionary literature’
Ludhiana: Parents of 21-year-old girl seek FIR against publication over ‘revolutionary literature’

The family also called in some Hindu organisations and raised slogans against the book stall for “propagating anti-India ideology among youngsters”.

Ludhiana Police initiatives make little impact on traffic violations on New Year’s Eve
Ludhiana Police initiatives make little impact on traffic violations on New Year’s Eve

In a first, police had tied up with Ola and Uber to drop drunk people home.

On New Year’s day, Fazilka to dish out a cafe to pay tribute to Indian Army
On New Year’s day, Fazilka to dish out a cafe to pay tribute to Indian Army

Apart from this, there is a special wall hanging comprising pictures and texts about the 67 Infantry Brigade, which was moved to Fazilka on September 1,1965 war for defense of Ferozepur and Fazilka

Ludhiana: Attack on Major Singh, Congress protest against police inaction, block highway for 2 hours
Ludhiana: Attack on Major Singh, Congress protest against police inaction, block highway for 2 hours

For two hours traffic on Ludhiana-Ferozepur National Highway remained blocked causing harrasment to commuters.

Jalalabad: Protesting linemen climb atop high-tension electricity tower, power cut off
Jalalabad: Protesting linemen climb atop high-tension electricity tower, power cut off

Mann is AAP’s candidate from Jalalabad. Peermal Singh, president of unemployed linemen union, is AAP candidate from Bhadaur Assembly constituency.

BJP leader booked for firing at marriage function
BJP leader booked for firing at marriage function

The complaint was lodged by Chirag Thapar, vice-president district Congress, who alleged that at the function at at Siddhartha Resorts on November 25, Sharma opened fire in the air and also threatened to kill him.

Two held for attacking cops during raid on Punjab ‘drug village’
Two held for attacking cops during raid on Punjab ‘drug village’

Eight months ago, DGP had visited the Moga village to educate youth.

Sikh outfits demand FIR, action against minister
Sikh outfits demand FIR, action against minister

The statement mentions that ardas was performed by Shri Ramayana Prachar Mandal during the Ramayana path function.

Ludhiana: 5 held for attack on Mann’s office in Jalalabad
Ludhiana: 5 held for attack on Mann’s office in Jalalabad

SAD is yet to declare Sukhbir Badal as its candidate from Jalalabad though he is the sitting MLA from the constituency.

Ludhaian: Congress declares Rs 1 lakh reward for info on suspects behind attack on party leader
Ludhaian: Congress declares Rs 1 lakh reward for info on suspects behind attack on party leader

Major Singh was allegedly attacked with sharp-edged weapons at Mullanpur of Ludhiana on November 30.

NRI’s name missing, villagers vandalise foundation stone in Bhindranwale’s village
NRI’s name missing, villagers vandalise foundation stone in Bhindranwale’s village

Sukhbir Badal had announced in September to develop Rode as ‘smart village’.

UP man working in Ludhiana goes missing, father suspects abduction
UP man working in Ludhiana goes missing, father suspects abduction

He had to take a train for Aligarh on December 14 but he hasn’t reached home. His mobile phone is also switched off, officials said.

Ludhiana: Three students hurt in school clash
Ludhiana: Three students hurt in school clash

The injured were identified as Rishabh Sharma , Ansh and Sharu – all students of class nine. The school management has filed a complaint at police post Jagatpuri.

Punjab: Farmer, his 3 kids go missing, his mother suspects suicide
Punjab: Farmer, his 3 kids go missing, his mother suspects suicide

While it is being considered a case of farmer suicide as Jagjit Singh was reportedly under debt of around 8 lakh, police said nothing is clear yet.

Sangrur: Farmer dies after taking poison in front of minister’s residence
Sangrur: Farmer dies after taking poison in front of minister’s residence

In Sangrur, Darshan Singh, 50, allegedly consumed poison during a protest in front of the residence of Finance Minister Parminder Singh Dhindsa.

Ludhiana: On AAP radar, Punjab’s largest Jagannath Yatra in Ludhiana today; Sisodia to attend
Ludhiana: On AAP radar, Punjab’s largest Jagannath Yatra in Ludhiana today; Sisodia to attend

Congress leaders will also attend the huge Hindu gathering like previous years.

Ludhiana: IT unearths unaccounted income of Rs 15.40 crore from jeweller; 15 lakh in new currency recovered
Ludhiana: IT unearths unaccounted income of Rs 15.40 crore from jeweller; 15 lakh in new currency recovered

Earlier in Ludhiana, unaccounted income worth Rs 26 crore was unearthed during income tax raid at Nikkamal Jewellers few days after demonetisation.

Ex-Bains aide Karwal meets Capt in Delhi, says will join Congress soon
Ex-Bains aide Karwal meets Capt in Delhi, says will join Congress soon

Starting his political career with the Bains brothers in Akali Dal in 2007, Karwal along with Simarjeet Bains was booked in an attempt to murder case in 2009.

Faridkot: SAD women wing leader booked for attempt to murder
Faridkot: SAD women wing leader booked for attempt to murder

Kanwarpal Singh (18) of Machaki Mal Singh village in Faridkot, a student of Class XII, alleged that “on Wednesday, he was going to tuition class when the four persons in a car overpowered him and tried to “push” him into a canal.

Former MP Khalsa joins AAP
Former MP Khalsa joins AAP

Khalsa won the Lok Sabha polls from Sangrur in 1989 on the ticket of Simranjit Singh Mann’s then party- Shiromani Akali Dal (Panthik).

Gobindgarh Fort makes way for ‘Mayanagri’
Gobindgarh Fort makes way for ‘Mayanagri’

Historians baffled as theme park comes up on Maharaja Ranjit Singh’s fort, a protected monument.

Gurdwara granthi ‘assaulted’ by SAD leader’s brother
Gurdwara granthi ‘assaulted’ by SAD leader’s brother

The victim was later hospitalised. Gurdwara priests gathered and protested in front of a shop run by Premjit Singh at Sunami Gate. They ended their protest after assurance from the police.

‘Assault’ on cop: SAD sarpanch held, son booked
‘Assault’ on cop: SAD sarpanch held, son booked

The cop, said he, along with a home guard, was on duty on Friday when the accused came on a tractor.

Bathinda just a flight from Delhi now
Bathinda just a flight from Delhi now

Badals’ turf gets air-connected with Capital while industrial hub Ludhiana’s wait continues.