Claiming that the Abohar Municipal Council has sold public property,worth Rs 80 crore,to high-profile people at the behest of influential Punjab politicians,four residents of the town moved the Punjab and Haryana High Court on Wednesday demanding a CBI probe into the alleged scam.
Choosing to ignore the political undertones,the Delhi High Court on Wednesday declined to pass a stay order against the memorial for 1984 anti-Sikh riots proposed to be constructed at Gurdwara Rakabganj.
In the presence of key political and religious leaders,the Delhi Sikh Gurdwara Management Committee (DSGMC) on Wednesday laid the foundation stone of a proposed 1984 anti-Sikh riots memorial at Rakabganj Gurdwara.
Two years after it was conceptualised,the New Delhi Municipal Council has completed its survey for the pilot project that will ensure uninterrupted water supply to its residents. The tendering process is expected to start soon.
The measures undertaken by the municipal council and Kolhapur district health authorities have helped in containing the spread of jaundice in Ichalkaranji,with the number the new infections coming down to 10-15 from around 150 a day.
Shiromani Akali Dal (Badal),Moga wing,has been successful in sorting out dissidence within the party with over 20 municipal council members headed by Barjinder Singh Brar assuring support to the party candidate former DGP P S Gill.