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Gosain lauds Phillaur’s action, seeks resignation of Majithia

If they are innocent, a clean chit will always be given to them, said Satpal Gosain.

Punjab govt bans outside eatables in jails

The Punjab government has imposed a complete ban on eatables and other items brought by visitors for prisoners from outside,Jail Minister Sarwan Singh Phillaur said on Tuesday while presiding over a high-level meeting of senior officials,jail superintendents and doctors posted in jails.


Visitors’ entry to Punjab jails set to be computerised

Phillaur blames recent deaths of inmates on drug overdose.

Ensure adequate amenities in jails: Phillaur

Taking a serious view of the inadequate health facilities in Punjab prisons,state Jail Minister Sarwan Singh Phillaur has asked the principal secretary (health) to immediately ensure adequate health amenities

Plaque with Phillaur’s name demolished at Kartarpur

An inauguration plaque of a water project bearing the name of Punjab Minister Sarwan Singh Phillaur was found demolished in Dheerpur village on Tuesday morning.

Reports on drugs,lack of security in jails exaggerated,says minister

The minister downplayed the claims of former DGP Shashi Kant who had raised the issue of a nexus between the powerful people of Punjab and the jail staff.


Briefly state

Punjab’s first death due to swine flu,this season,was reported from Ludhiana on Thursday.

Soon in Punjab,creches for children of women prisoners aged below six

The Punjab government has decided to set up creches for children of women prisoners aged below six years,Jail minister Sarwan Singh Phillaur said on Thursday.

State to formulate ‘cultural policy’

Punjab Tourism and Cultural Affairs Minister Sarwan Singh Phillaur on Thursday emphasised the need to preserve the rich cultural heritage of the state,for which a policy was being formulated.

Briefly State: ‘Probe selling of drugs in Bathinda central jail’

Punjab Jails,Tourism and Cultural Affairs Minister Sarwan Singh Phillaur on Monday ordered an enquiry into the incident of selling drugs to prisoners in connivance with jail inmates in Bathinda Central Jail.