Farmers, under the banner of Bharti Kisan Unions, have been on dharna outside the office since May 24 in support of a loan waiver scheme.
Congress, SAD and AAP had all promised Surjit’s family remunerations in different ways, none has yet been fulfilled.
Nath, facing allegations of leading a mob near Gurdwara Rakabganj in Delhi during the anti-Sikh riots in 1984, is a controversial face in Punjab.
The police allegedly lathicharged the Dalit group after they allegedly attacked Karminder’s family.
The BSF had received intelligence reports of movements across the border.
A Pakistan national has been apprehended by BSF along Indo-Pak border near Gurdaspur district, Punjab.
“Earlier, cow protection groups suspected us of using cow tallow. But now they are warning us against using any kind of tallow,” Yash Bhandari, president of the soap manufacturer and trader welfare society, said.
At least 15 packets of heroin and weapons were recovered from the intruders believed to have entered from Pakistan.
After widespread damage of cotton crop due to whitefly menace last season, the agriculture department is taking no chances this time. The pest that was recently spotted in a few pockets of Fazilka district was found to be above economic threshold level (ETL) following which farmers were directed to use pesticide sprays on 10-15 acres […]
India hockey captain Sardar Singh is ready to help spread awareness in Punjab against drugs
About the targeting of small-time end-users, Cheema said, “Crime is crime. In many cases, users are peddlers. Those involved were not spared.
Shiromani Akali Dal secretary general and senior leader Sukhdev Singh Dhindsa asked the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) to “substantiate its claim that 70 per cent of Punjabis were drug addicts”.
The Special Investigation Team will arrive in Sangrur on June 14 where investors can air their grievances.
For the state government and the police, these numbers, obtained by The Indian Express, signal a “Herculean clean-up”.
Dera Baba Nanak MLA Sukhjinder Singh Randhawa’s aides called on Gulati and advised him to ‘bury the hatchet’ for the betterment of the party