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Four-year-old hurt in Panchkula pothole accident can’t go to school for a month

The boy, who is a student of Satluj Public school in Sector 2, has sustained injuries in his right eye due to which he is unable to see clearly at the moment, said his father Aman Arya.

Administration mum on action, Panchkula residents demand accountability

Panchkula Municipal Corporation Commissioner Rajesh Jogpal did not respond to calls and messages. The same road is daily taken by the top brass of the city to their office in Mini Secretariat, Sector 1.


Panchkula’s Silver Jubilee park in shambles

Though the park takes its name from the silver jubilee monument marking 25 years of Haryana Urban Development Authority (HUDA), it lies broken for the past seven years and the authorities are yet to get it repaired.

Student volunteers hold march to spread awareness about menstrual cycles and sanitary napkins

Social activist and founder of NGO, ‘Zenith’, Dr Renu Mathur and Renu Goyal, founder of NGO, ‘Nanhe Kadam’, along with students from various colleges, participated in the march.

Two tickets booked on already cancelled train, Panchkula consumer forum asks IRCTC to pay up

IRCTC in its reply submitted that IRCTC and Indian Railways are two different entities. IRCTC also denied that it was their duty to inform the complainant or to make alternative arrangements for the complainant.

Panchkula: BJP leader’s son held for stalking, threatening woman at gunpoint

A woman dentist, who is pursuing masters in dental science, lodged an FIR against Vishant alleging he started chasing her in white Ciaz and threatened her at gunpoint on the night of February 23.


Open invitation to accident: Manholes, potholes in Panchkula

In 2017, a youth organisation called ‘Youth4Swaraj’ had started painting these potholes white to draw attention of the authorities

Swine flu: Two deaths, 21 positive cases in Panchkula; 10 in Chandigarh

The doctor advised flu patients against long-distance travel. ‘’Those infected must be isolated. Four swine flu patients are still undergoing treatment in the isolation ward of GMCH. We have sufficient stock of Tamiflu and masks required to curb the spread of the disease,’’ he added.

With just five breathalysers, Mohali lets its citizens drink and drive

The maximum number of drink and driving challans are issued in Chandigarh, followed by Panchkula and Mohali. In 2018, the Chandigarh Police issued 6,489 challans in ‘drunk and driving’ cases, as compared to 1,132 challans issued by the Panchkula police and a paltry 709 by Mohali counterparts.

Panchkula braces for protests, security tightened

On Wednesday, commuters had a rough time navigating the streets as hundreds of members of All India Krishak Khet Majdoor Sangathan tried to proceed towards the Vidhan Sabha from Sector 5 in Panchkula, and were stopped at the Housing Board light point by Chandigarh police.

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Parents carry children to school as water levels of Ghaggar river rise

Parents in Panchkula's Koti village had to carry their children to school as water levels of the Ghaggar river rose after incessant rains in the past few days.