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Chandigarh admin extends corona curfew for a week

May 11, 2021 8:35 am

Only 20 people allowed at wedding functions and 10 in funerals.

Four more birds found dead in Sukhna Lake, CWW Dalai says five found dead in last two days were residential birds

January 07, 2021 11:26 am

An Eurasian Coot, also known as Common Coot, a winter visitor, was found dead in the lake on Tuesday. Two carcasses out of five were sent for examination to the Regional Diseases Diagnosis Laboratory (RDDL), Jalandhar.

WWF to make integrated master plan of Sukhna Lake wetland

December 22, 2020 1:05 pm

Sukhna wetland is spread over 565 acres. The catchment area of Sukhna wetland, spreading over 10,395 acres as finalised by the Survey of India, includes 2,525 acres of Haryana and 684 acres of Punjab.

Construction in catchment area of Sukhna Lake: Hearing review plea, HC stays its order to demolish, fine Punjab & Haryana govts Rs 100 crore each

December 19, 2020 3:26 am

The stay order was pronounced by the division bench of Justices Jaswant Singh and HS Sidhu, who were hearing the review application challenging the HC order. A detailed copy of the order is yet to be released by the court.

WWF to make management plan for Sukhna lake wetland free of cost

December 11, 2020 10:16 am

The management plan includes water conservation, tourism activities around and inside the wetland, ways to stop deficit water in the wetland, preservation of the local flora and fauna, and controlling and regulating the boating pressure.

No laser show at Sukhna Lake this Diwali

October 27, 2020 9:47 am

Last year, the show was projected on a water screen and almost Rs 15 lakh were spent on it.

UNLOCK 3.0: Sukhna Lake to be closed on weekends, markets except eateries to shut at 8 pm

August 01, 2020 2:02 am

In the war room meeting, it was decided that night curfew will continue in Chandigarh even as relaxation had been given by the Home Ministry from August 1. Also, it was decided that Sukhna Lake be closed for visitors on Saturdays and Sundays.

Chandigarh: Restrictions in entry and timings at Sukhna Lake on the cards

July 28, 2020 1:40 am

The increase in number of Covid-19 cases seems to have no impact on the footfall at the lake, which has also been increasing consistently, leaving the administration to mull over this decision.

Challenges Chandigarh could have worked on well in time to control spread of infection

June 12, 2020 11:12 am

People from neighbouring areas come to the lake where social distancing norms are not followed. Many people can be seen sitting together in groups with no masks.

PGI doctors advise against jogging or running

May 18, 2020 11:20 am

Cardiac patients, those with hypertension or those who have had history of heart failures, should particularly exercise control, he said.


Pictures from Chandigarh's Sukhna Lake to rouse your wanderlust

February 22, 2021 5:06 pm

Did you know: Sukhna is an inseparable part of Chandigarh. Architect Le Corbusier had foreseen that the residents of the city would be drawn to it