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‘Will take action against IG for using officers as servants’

Terming it a serious matter,the Punjab Police on Friday assured the Punjab and Haryana High Court that appropriate and strict action will be taken against the Inspector General (IG) of Police,S K Asthana,if allegations of him forcing police officials to work as his “personal servants” were found to be true.

Briefly Region

Fazilka police Tuesday booked a youth,Vijay Chetiwal,for posting offensive comments on a photograph of Forest Minister Surjit Kumar Jayani and Fazilka Nagar Council president Anil Kumar Sethi on social networking site Facebook.


Punjab produces chargesheet,High Court disposes of PIL

The Punjab government on Wednesday apprised the Punjab and Haryana High Court that a challan has been filed in the lower court regarding the alleged embezzlement of development funds in Attari,the constituency of former Punjab cabinet minister Gulzar Singh Ranike.

Justice Sikri set to be elevated to apex court

The Chief Justice of the Punjab and Haryana High Court,Arjan Kumar Sikri,is all set to be elevated to the Supreme Court.

Seven lawyers recommended for HC judgeship

The names of seven lawyers have been recommended by the Punjab and Haryana High Court collegium for elevation as High Court Judges.

HC upholds Saini’s appointment as DGP

The Punjab and Haryana High Court Thursday upheld the appointment of senior IPS officer Sumedh Singh Saini as Director General of Police,Punjab saying he was “legally competent” to hold the post.


2 Chief Justices elevated as Supreme Court judges

The President Wednesday elevated PUNJAB and Haryana HC Chief Justice Arjan Kumar Sikri and Madhya Pradesh HC Chief Justice Arvind Bobde

‘Define neighbourhood under RTE’

High court: Asks Chandigarh,Punjab and Haryana to take a look at Delhi govt rules.

HC appoints panels to look into fees charged by schools

The Punjab and Haryana High Court has appointed three committees,one each for Punjab,Haryana and Chandigarh,to go “into the accounts of the schools and find out the reasonableness of increase in fees by the schools”.

Letter of advocate’s father treated as PIL,response sought from police

Apprehending a threat to his family’s life,Amarjit Singh,father of 32-year-old Amarpreet Singh who was murdered by youths on a parking issue in Mohali last month,has written a letter to the Punjab and Haryana High Court.