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Desecration cases in Punjab: Why was DGP Saini shifted out, asks probe panel

Facing massive outrage over the sacrilege and killing of two protesters in police firing, the SAD-BJP government had removed Sumedh Singh Saini and appointed Suresh Arora as Punjab Director General of Police on October 25, 2015.

LeT ‘threat letter’ to Punjab DGP warns of strikes

Highly placed sources in the Punjab Police said the letter has been shared with the Intelligence Bureau and the state police force has been put on high alert as a result of the threats.


HC discards petitioner,takes suo motu notice

Discarding an NGO as the original petitioner in a public interest litigation challenging appointment of Sumedh Singh Saini as Director General of Police (DGP),Punjab,the Punjab and Haryana High Court Tuesday decided to “proceed with the issue suo motu”.

No revival of terrorism in Punjab: Saini

Punjab Director General of Police (DGP) Sumedh Singh Saini on Sunday rejected the possibility of the alleged revival of terrorism in the state.

Capt asks Saini not to breach his service brief

The public spat between former Punjab chief minister Capt Amarinder Singh and the state police chief Sumedh Singh Saini continued on Wednesday even as the issue on which it began was pushed on the backburner.

Strict action will be taken against accused policemen: DGP

Punjab DGP Sumedh Singh Saini on Tuesday said strict action will be taken against policemen who beat up a girl in Tarn Taran after she went to them with a complaint of eve teasing.


Chandigarh confidential

Punjab’s political leaders are getting image conscious.

Punjab govt cooking up threat perception: Sukhpal Singh Khaira

The Congress Tuesday alleged that Punjab government was “cooking up” security threat assessments in favour of those whom the state government wanted to reward with providing security men.

HC upholds Saini’s appointment as DGP

The Punjab and Haryana High Court Thursday upheld the appointment of senior IPS officer Sumedh Singh Saini as Director General of Police,Punjab saying he was “legally competent” to hold the post.

Investigations against former Punjab DGP Virk not fair: HC

In 2008,the Punjab and Haryana High Court disbanded a team — headed by Surinder Pal Singh — probing the disproportionate assets case against former Punjab Director General of Police (DGP) S S Virk.