mohali News

Mohali: 542 eucalyptus trees to be cut down to save water

In the General house meeting, the MC will also take a decision on whether to prune or to cut the dry and grown-up trees which have a height of over 40-feet and are around 40-years old.

Mohali: Probe ordered after drug peddler claims narcotics cell in-charge let him off in exchange for Rs 6.5 lakh

Kuldeep was arrest from near Radha Soami light point on Airport Road. He was booked in two cases of drug peddling in Mohali and had been driving a taxi for past five months. According to the STF, he would source drugs from Delhi and sell them in Mohali and Chandigarh.


Mohali engineer who was couriered soap instead of iPhone gets Rs 1 lakh compensation

The engineer claimed that he called Snapdeal’s helpline and informed the company representatives. On March 13, two representatives of the courier firm took the packet from him for investigation and concluded that the courier boy was not at fault as the package was sealed at the time of delivery.

In Mohali, four villagers stand as guardians of sand

Agitated over the continuous movement of trucks carrying “illegally” extracted sand and gravel from the farmlands located at their villages, the local residents in Kharar Tehsil’s Dulwan Khadri and Khizarabad villages had stopped and seized over a dozen such vehicles Friday night.

Chandigarh: Toddler killed after stray bull hits scooter at Baltana, people stage protest

The residents of the area carried out a protest against the Municipal Council’s inaction to catch the stray cattle. The residents alleged that despite they raised the issue time and again, the MC did not take any action.

Chandigarh: 85 firearms seized in Tricity over a year and a half

At least 39 weapons including four licensed were seized in Chandigarh, 38 including two licensed were seized in Mohali and seven including one licensed were seized in Panchkula.


Mohali: 2 killed, 12 injured in fire at Derabassi chemical factory

As many as 18 fire tenders from Chandigarh, Mohali and Panchkula, were pressed into service to control the fire, which was settled after three hours. A series of explosions took place after the fire engulfed some tankers loaded with chemicals.

Mohali: Truck driver crushes man chasing him after collision with tractor

Police have booked the truck driver responsible for the incident, but no arrests have been made so far.

Mohali on verge of facing acute water crisis, groundwater level hits all-time low

Experts say the district is overdrawing underground water resources with every residential colony digging up borewells for water supply.

Mohali village cries for basic amenities, no leader pays any heed

Makhan Singh, whose sister-in-law, Surinder Kaur, is the sarpanch now, tells Chandigarh Newsline that drinking water pipeline has been laid and there is an improvement. However, roads and electricity are still an issue in the village.