Jagdeep Singh Deep

Articles By Jagdeep Singh Deep

Chandigarh: Khizrabad residents allege miners uproot trees in panchayat land for illegal mining

Illegal mining goes on unabated in the village, no action taken by authorities despite the matter being reported.

No firm comes forward to set up solid waste management plant in Mohali

The MC earmarked 19 acres of land at Samgauli village to set up the plant at a cost of Rs 305 crore. The land was already acquired by the MC. The plant shall be first of its kind as the MC planned to generate power from the solid waste and sell it to Powercom.

Mohali: Former sarpanch booked for forgery, exchanging panchayat land with realtor’s

Gurjeet Singh, who was one of the panchayat members in 2014, had lodged a complaint with the police on June 12, 2018, alleging that Ajaib Singh forged his signatures and fraudulently transferred the land to JLPL.

Farmers demand acquisition of entire area to reap benefits

According to the notification issued on February 19, the Housing and Urban Development Department would acquire 737 acres of land of four villages including, Bakarpur (586 acres), Rurka (5.38 acres), Safipur (8 acres), Naraingarh (68.6 acres) and Chatt (68.43 acres).

Khalsa Aid Asia Pacific Director: Always stand by humanity at every cost… We should not feel hesitant to serve people

Khalsa Aid’s Asia Pacific director Amarpreet Singh spoke to The Indian Express about the organisation’s work across the world.

Mohali: 30 Kashmiri students leave Ballopur village as PG-owners get threats

The students — who were staying in paying guesthouses (PGs) across the village, located near Lalru — alleged that they were asked to leave by residents.

‘Anti-national posts’: Punjab college suspends two Kashmiri students

Adnan Manzoor, a second-year student of computer engineering and Azhar Bashir, a third-year student of civil engineering, were suspended by the management of Shaheed Udham Singh Engineering College (SUSEC). While Adnan is from Sopore, Azhar hails from Budgam district of Jammu & Kashmir.

Chandigarh: Over 100 Kashmiri students arrive in Landran; gurdwara, shelter offer food and lodging

After reaching Landran, the students recounted what they had gone through in the past three days. Those from Dehradun said some were asked by their landlords to vacate their rooms.

Threatened, harassed by ‘radical groups’, students head to shelter home set up by J&K group in Landran

Two days after the Pulwama attack, several Kashmiri students who were allegedly harassed and threatened by radical groups in Dehradun were on their way to Landran in Punjab’s Mohali district Saturday.

Punjab: ‘Threatened by radical groups’, students head to shelter home

The Jammu and Kashmir Students Organisation (JKSO) prepared a shelter home (a cluster of rented flats where Kashmiri students live) in Landran to accommodate students from Uttarakhand and other regions.

Multi-crore drug racket case: Punjab ex-DSP Jagdish Bhola gets 12 years in jail, 22 others held guilty

In 2004, Bhola, then a DSP in Punjab Police, was dismissed from service after poppy husk was recovered from him. In 2013, he was arrested for smuggling pseudoephedrine, a synthetic drug, from India to various other countries.

Mohali: Accused Kana was once close aide of gangster Jaipal Bhullar

Kana, along with Jarmanjeet Singh, were arrested from a flat in Peermuchalla’s Mahalakshmi Society on February 8, where they were staying with a notorious criminal, Ankit Bhadu.

Siswan Rivulet in Mohali: New bridge to ease commute after 72 years

Kharar MLA Kanwar Sandhu said they welcome the decision, which will cut the commute for hundreds of residents. He added that now the construction work should be completed soon.

Mohali: There is great talent in this part of the country, says Quark City chairman Fred Ebrahimi

QuarkCity India Pvt Ltd was the first company to put Mohali on the world IT map. The chairman of Quark City, Fred Ebrahimi, spoke to The Indian Express about the company’s new projects in Punjab, skill development and his belief of empowering women to boost rural economy.

Chandigarh: Contract of private firm doing sanitation work to be scrapped

Cabinet minister Balbir Singh Sidhu raised the issue in Punjab Assembly in July 2017 about the high cost and demanded the contract be cancelled. In January this year, the local bodies department demanded the same due to payment issue.

Mohali mayor drives a Bentley but MC set to buy him a Toyota Crista

According to the agenda item No. 16, the engineering wing of the MC will buy a Toyota Crista (2.4 ZX7 MT-Diesel) for the mayor for around Rs 24 lakh.

Cleaning of Patiala ki Rao: No private company shows interest in Nayagaon MC’s bids

Patiala ki Rao is a seasonal rivulet which originates from the foothills of Shivalik and enters Mohali and Chandigarh. After crossing a distance of around 30 km, it merges into Ghaggar river at Chuni village.

Chandigarh: Infrastructure incomplete, medical college not likely to start classes from this year

The college-cum-hospital was to be run from the existing building of civil hospital in Phase VI. The 200-bedded civil hospital was also to be upgraded to 300-bedded hospital.

Top developer shelves group housing project in Mohali

With their application to surrender the project’s license, the developer has also annexed an affidavit claiming that they had not sold any flat/plot on the 20.316 acres of land in Sector 118, where the project had to come up.