Richards’ parents — father K D Verma of Apra village in Jalandhar and mother Gayatri Devi of Chayam Mohalla, had migrated to Canada around 50 years ago.
Private transport companies had observed a strike on May 16 across the state over the lodging of an “hurried” FIR in the case.
Drivers, conductors of private and government-run buses to stike on Saturday against ‘false case’.
Shiromani Akali Dal (Badal) MP Prem Singh Chandumajra on why he raised the issue of Punjab’s claim over Chandigarh in LS.
A property dealer said that the poor response was because of the reserve prices which were higher than the prevailing market rates.
A teenager was allegedly molested in Moga and pushed off a bus, leading to her death. The incident led to widespread protests but, as DIVYA GOYAL finds, women in the Punjab town deal with this everyday
The Deputy CM Sukhbir Singh Badal also visited the hospital in Moga where the victim’s mother is recuperating.
The victim said she complained to the bus conductor and driver but they did not listen to her.
On Saturday, AAP activists took out a march and burnt effigies of Parkash Singh Badal in Moga.
After the comments drew widespread criticism Rakhra denied claimed he was talking about crop failure.
Police on Thursday arrested four persons, including the bus driver, conductor and helper in Moga bus molestation case.
Baghapurana SHO Avtar Singh confirmed the incident and said they were yet to identify the accused
He also plans to undertake a padyatra from either Vidarbha in Maharashtra or the Telangana region.
A primary governemnt school in Hoshiarpur town has been running under trees.
The jatha of 170 people that the family was accompanying returned to Punjab on April 20 without them.