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Wednesday, February 26, 2020

Jagpreet Singh Sandhu


Another Burail Jail inmate underlines: Not getting proper care
Tue, Feb 25, 2020

Alleging that the jail doctors are not attending to prisoners properly, the inmate, Vinayak Maheshwari, has sought action against the medical officers of the Burail jail.

Chandigarh: 3 girl students burnt alive, 2 injured in fire at illegal PG facility
Sun, Feb 23, 2020

The occupants told the fire department officials and the police that they had complained of “sparking in the electricity points” to the caretaker earlier too, but the problem persisted.

Chandigarh: BJP councillors among 21 to face trial for ‘manhandling’ two Hurriyat leaders
Tue, Feb 18, 2020

The matter is now scheduled for trial evidence on March 2.

Khemka’s sons robbed in South Africa, insurance firm told to pay compensation
Sun, Feb 16, 2020

The forum ordered the firm to pay daily cash allowance of one day US $50, in equivalent Indian currency as on date of robbery, along with interest at 9 per cent per annum from date of incident till realisation, along with Rs 10,000 as compensation and Rs 5,000 as cost of litigation.

CBI court raps central agency for not including Chandigarh Police inspector’s name in chargesheet
Sun, Feb 16, 2020

While disposing of an application seeking to insert the name of Chandigarh Police Inspector Jaswinder Kaur, the court opined that Kaur can be summoned to face the trial along with accused Mohan Singh who is already facing the trial.

In Burail jail, paintings adorn special cell for inmates’ counselling
Thu, Feb 13, 2020

As per the official, whenever an inmate, either undertrial or convicted, arrives at the Burail jail, he is taken for a urine test. If found to be a drug addict, he is taken to the Rupantran Kendra cell.

Use single-time disposable mouthpiece at drunken driving nakas: Chandigarh PGI to traffic police
Tue, Feb 11, 2020

“The drunken drive check posts are erected to save lives. With the continuation of this drive, we have been able to bring down the number of fatal accidents in Chandigarh. Now policemen have been strictly told not to use the same mouthpiece at any cost at check posts,” the DSP (Traffic) said.

Coronavirus scare: Chandigarh traffic cops seek PGI’s opinion on use of breath analysers at check posts
Sat, Feb 08, 2020

The letter, written by Kewal Krishan, Deputy Superintendent Police, Traffic (Admin) Chandigarh Police, reads, “Chandigarh Traffic Police is checking drunken driving on the city roads for the purpose of which, anti drunken driving nakas are laid.

Lufthansa, British Airways, travel firm penalised after 60-year-old Chandigarh woman spends night in lock-up at Copenhagen airport
Sat, Feb 08, 2020

The complaint states was not given wheelchair or diabetic diet; was stuck without visa after flights were re-routed.

Wh(e)y Protein?
Tue, Feb 04, 2020

Experts advise that protein supplements should be taken at one’s own risk.

Chandigarh: SSP posts ‘open tweet’ to BMW on accidents, says time to do something
Tue, Feb 04, 2020

The tweet read, “An open letter/tweet to @bmwindia. There’ve been numerous incidents of rash driving involving your vehicles in #Chandigarh. It’s about time you did something to change this. @trafficchd is willing to educate your customers about speed limits & driving sense/etiquettes. Are you?”

Chandigarh: Juveniles to perform community service as part of one-year probation
Sat, Feb 01, 2020

The court directed the juveniles to perform community service with the Zila Bal Kalyan Parishad, Sector 14, Panchkula, Haryana; the Government Institute for Blind (GIB) at Barel Bhawan, Jamalpur, Awana, Ludhiana and more.

PEC admission scam: CBI court commutes sentence of six juveniles
Fri, Jan 31, 2020

In November 2018, the six juveniles were sentenced to three years at the Juvenile Justice Home (JJ Home) after being held guilty in the forgery and cheating case.

Chandigarh: Accused in Rs 157-crore case seeks withdrawal of LOC issued against him
Wed, Jan 29, 2020

The application has been moved in the court of Judicial Magistrate First Class Ravish Kaushik, special CBI court. The court issued notice to CBI to a file reply in the matter on February 1.

Chandigarh: Man gets life imprisonment till natural remainder of life for raping eight-month-old
Sat, Jan 25, 2020

This act cannot be expected even from a beast, says Court. The incident occurred when the victim’s parents were away for 10-15 minutes, leaving behind their eight-month daughter at their shanty, where the accused was also there

Chandigarh: Big Bazaar penalised again for charging for carry bag, this time Rs 5 lakh
Fri, Jan 24, 2020

Neha Goel of Chandigarh stated that she purchased articles worth Rs 1,198 from Big Bazaar, and when she went to the billing counter, the cashier charged a sum of Rs 12 for the carry bag.

Chandigarh: Court dismisses appeal of Colonel Goraya, upholds two-year jail term, fine of Rs 20,000
Wed, Jan 22, 2020

‘Appellant was a highly decorated officer of Indian Army and cannot be treated as a layman’

Kotkhai custodial death case: CBI asks court to cancel IG Zaidi’s bail
Tue, Jan 21, 2020

In its application, the CBI argued that that the trial Court (then at Shimla) had “imposed certain conditions on accused Zahur Haider Zaidi while granting him bail”. It said:

Chandigarh CBI court issues NBW against convicted UT estate office inspector, after HC declines plea
Mon, Jan 20, 2020

Kumar was sentenced to three-years imprisonment on December 5, 2019, by the CBI Court of Chandigarh, however, he was released on bail.

Appointment of HoFF in Punjab: CAT directs state to consider claim of two IFS officers
Sat, Jan 18, 2020

The Punjab government in reply submitted that Kumar was selected and appointed as HoFF in 2014, as Sharma was on central deputation.