November 21, 2021 8:46 pm
Many NGOs have been campaigning for months for saving river Sutlej. Their primary demands include cancellation of a proposal to create an industrial park near Mattewara forest and to bring transparency in the Buddha Nullah rejuvenation project.
July 14, 2020 12:21 am
Amid rising criticism of state Cabinet’s recent decision to give a go-ahead to the project, the government on Monday categorically stated that no part of the 2,300-acre Mattewara forest was part of the proposed 1000-acre development.
April 25, 2020 9:55 pm
A comparative study of river water quality was conducted between March 20 and April 2o by the Punjab Pollution Control Board (PPCB) under the National Water Monitoring Programme (NWMP).
August 22, 2019 2:38 am
The Ferozepur DC said, “We had made advance arrangements. Army, BSF and NDRF personnel are rescuing people. Till Wednesday, nearly 368 villagers have been rescued by NDRF men.”
August 21, 2019 12:30 pm
They braved the 1988 floods, but have lost homes, cattle and all their crop to the swollen river in last two days
August 13, 2015 6:26 am
The timely action of administration and villagers saved the villages from floods and reconstruction of the bundh started.
July 15, 2014 4:23 am
Representatives of the team, which is also handling the work of cleaning Yamuna river, visited the sites in the city on Monday.
April 08, 2014 6:13 pm
With water released in Sutlej river from Harike headworks reaching Ferozepur on Monday,around 6,000 acres of farm land was flooded
June 19, 2013 5:02 am
Though the district administration has claimed to have made all arrangements in case of floods in the city,out of a total of Rs 16 crore
March 25, 2013 3:28 am
A 14-year-old girl was raped by a youth in an isolated area in Phillaur near Sutlej on Sunday morning.