Jagdeep Singh Deep

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Mohali: GMADA gets back 170 acre land from builders meant for EWS category

An official of GMADA told Chandigarh Newsline a meeting chaired by Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh was held in June this year and it was discussed how the developers did not give the benefits to the people under EWS category.

Drug peddler release: STF names former CIA staff in-charge in FIR

Assistant Inspector General of Police Harpreet Singh confirmed the development and said that Sidhu was named as one of the accused in the FIR. He added that they would probe his role in the case.

Two Punjabi singers dare each other for fight in Mohali, held

The war of words began when Mohali-based Ramandeep Singh Randhawa (28) alias Rammi Randhawa and his brother Prince lampooned New Zealand-based Harkirat Singh alias Elly Mangat (30) for singing songs that glamourised alcohol and guns.

Chandigarh: Measures to silence Kashmiris ‘punitive’, say activists

During a press conference, Himanshu, who has worked for the rights for tribal people in Jharkhand, alleged that the decision to abolish the Articles 370 and 35-A were not taken in unison and was rather taken abruptly by the union government, pushing millions of people into uncertainty.

532kg drug haul: Consignment intended to threaten country’s economic security, says NIA

The court dismissed the bail plea of Kaur, who alongwith  three others - Jasbir Singh, Alok Gupta, and Nirbhail Singh - were produced in the special NIA court Thursday and was sent to judicial custody till October 10. 

532 kg heroin haul case: NIA tells court money made from drugs was to be used for financing terrorism

“We have already booked the other accused including kingpin Tariq Lone under terror laws. These accused also used to work for a bigger network. Jasbir Singh was the truck driver who delivered the drug consignments,” Surinder Singh said.

IISER scientist develops new riot control system

Dr Samrat Ghosh, who developed the system, said it is a compact non-fire based prototype for controlling violent mobs from damaging public property by propelling blunt-headed rubber projectiles, and not pellets as used presently by law enforcement agencies.

Punjab: Two buyers file complaints over cars with ‘fake’ number plates bought at auction by railway police

Buying used vehicles in an auction conducted by Railway Police in Patiala cost two buyers dearly as the registration numbers of their purchases turned out to be fake.

E-auction: GMADA to sell sites of petrol pump, 2 hotels near IT city

GMADA officials told Chandigarh Newsline that the petrol pump and hotel sites are located along the airport road which is a connecting point between the IT City and Aero City.

Bargari Sacrilege Cases: Muck flies as CBI, Capt blame each other

The court has now fixed September 19 as the next date of hearing in the case.

Mohali: 24 villages affected due to flash floods in district, finds report

According to the report, heavy rain on the night of August 17 caused floods in which crops across 12.05 acres of land were damaged. The report also said, over Rs 12 crore will be required for the compensation and repair work in the district.

Flooding in New Chandigarh: GMADA to expedite construction of bridges on road near cricket stadium

The decision comes days after a portion of the road was washed away due to the flash flood on Sunday that had triggered panic in the area.

Silt-clogged check dams pose danger: Villagers living near New Chandigarh

The district administration, however, claims that the situation is under control and the officials concerned are keeping a close eye on the dams.

A day after rain, residents of New Chandigarh area live in fear

The area has a maximum of 15 check dams in the district which were constructed to stop the natural flow of seasonal rivulets to create water reservoirs.

A police commando’s murder turns focus on nightclubs in Mohali, Chandigarh

While the lax enforcement of rules in Mohali has turned its nightclubs into a law-and-order menace, Chandigarh club owners say it's also hurting their business.

Illegal sand mining: Majri villagers demand closure of legal stone crushers too

The district administration sealed 10 crushers last week after it was found that the crushers were being run without taking any permission from the district administration and the mining department.

Mohali: 542 eucalyptus trees to be cut down to save water

In the General house meeting, the MC will also take a decision on whether to prune or to cut the dry and grown-up trees which have a height of over 40-feet and are around 40-years old.

In Mohali, four villagers stand as guardians of sand

Agitated over the continuous movement of trucks carrying “illegally” extracted sand and gravel from the farmlands located at their villages, the local residents in Kharar Tehsil’s Dulwan Khadri and Khizarabad villages had stopped and seized over a dozen such vehicles Friday night.

Punjab: Clean chit to sacrilege accused in CBI closure report

The report stated that the psychological assessment test of 18 persons, including late Mahinder Pal Bittu, Shakti Singh and Sukhjinder Singh, did not establish the role of the suspects in the crime.

Mohali Peermuchalla robbery case: SSP suspends CIA in-charge

A Special Investigation Team (SIT) under Ropar range Inspector General of Police (IG) V Neerja will now investigate the case and if there were any discrepancies in the investigation.