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Tuesday, October 20, 2020

Tarn Taran


Govt doctor takes WhatsApp video route to fight Covid misinformation

September 03, 2020 9:16 am

Dr Vimal Vir, the Covid nodal officer at Community Health Centre, Mianwind, says that he started the counter campaign against the rumour mill as his team too faced a hostile situation at village Jahangir where a local farmer union started a dharna against them.

Law university to come up at Tarn Taran to mark Guru Teg Bahadur’s 400th birth anniversary

August 26, 2020 11:04 am

The cabinet, under the chairmanship of Chief Minister Amarinder Singh, approved the ‘Sri Guru Teg Bahadur State University of Law Bill - 2020’.

2 days after latest hooch deaths: Police points to mitigating factor for one accused, gives clean chit to another

August 21, 2020 10:29 am

Two fresh deaths had been reported in Pandori Gola Tuesday. Soon after, police had booked Joga Singh and Karanbir Singh for selling spurious liquor.

As 2 die and another 2 fight for life, latest hooch deaths bring focus back on Tarn Taran village

August 20, 2020 11:09 am

Police probe into the hooch tragedy earlier had revealed that illegal liquor was collected at Panadori Gola from different parts for Punjab and was then supplied to Tarn Taran, Amritsar and Batala in Gurdaspur.

Key accused linked to first hooch death still on the run

August 19, 2020 1:56 pm

Tarn Taran SSP said that the accused also had a consignment of methyl alcohol and confirmed that spurious liquor provided by him was the reason behind deaths reported in Rataul village.

Police probing fresh death in Pandori Gola

August 19, 2020 1:41 pm

Tarn Taran had registered 94 out of 123 total deaths reported in three districts of Punjab.

Cops bust illegal liquor factory in Cong MLA’s native village; locals say had complained over a month ago

August 05, 2020 12:03 pm

The factory was raided only after a fresh crackdown in light of the hooch tragedy. Two people were arrested and police also claimed to have recovered over 2 lakh ML illicit liquor.

Raw material for hooch flowed into Tarn Taran from 2 sources, supply reached 3 districts

August 05, 2020 11:40 am

According to the police probe, the two streams of raw material supply converged at a family of illicit liquor suppliers from Pandori Gola village in Tarn Taran.

Main accused in Tarn Taran blast case held, sent to 7-day NIA custody

October 05, 2019 5:17 am

The accidental blast in the Punjab border town left the accused, Gurjant Singh, a resident of Bachhre village in Tarn Taran district, injured and killed two of his associates.

NIA to probe Tarn Taran blast case: Punjab govt

September 21, 2019 3:18 pm

Two persons were killed and one seriously injured in a powerful explosion that took place in a vacant plot on the outskirts of village Pandori Gola in Tarn Taran district.


The impact of stubble burning on Delhi’s air pollution: News in Numbers

June 22, 2020 6:11 pm

Stubble burning is the deliberate setting fire of the straw stubble that remains after wheat is harvested. The smoke from this practice is often blamed as a major factor in Delhi’s air pollution. This is what the data says.