Jagpreet Singh Sandhu

Articles By Jagpreet Singh Sandhu

Chandigarh’s Burari jail inmates to be trained for jobs, employed in shop after release

At present the new shop-cum-flat (SCF) of Burail jail, Srijan, is being taken care by the jail staff. The authorities are contacting various NGO’s for providing training to the inmates.

Punjab: Court issues bailable warrant against probe officer for skipping hearing

Inspector Zahid Parvez Khan was probing the case of a 5-year-old girl whose throat was slit in public view, allegedly by a neighbour at Sanjay Colony, Industrial Area Phase 1, on February 25, 2018.

Once an addict for thirteen years, Chandigarh dentist helps others give up drugs

Dr Rampal, who belongs to Amritsar, said he wanted to run a rehabilitation centre for the patients, where they will not have to live in fear. Rampal himself has been a drug addict for 13 years.

Chandigarh court issues bailable warrant against probe officer for skipping hearing in murder case

After the crime, the accused — identified as Kamlesh, had been nabbed by the public who handed him over to police. A case of murder was lodged against him on the basis of a complaint filed by the minor’s father.

Chandigarh: District court orders film company to clear dues of hotel

As per the petition filed, Nitin Grewal of Gurfateh Films and Sippy Grewal Productions Private Limited, approached the hotel with request to book rooms from time to time on credit basis for their cast and crew.

Punjab Engineering College alumni meet: ‘My principal left his dog on me because he thought I was burglar’

American industrialist Shalabh Kumar was at the Punjab Engineering College (PEC) with his wife to attend an alumni meet.

Chandigarh: After 8 yrs, four acquitted of charges in fake driving licence scam case

After hearing the arguments and facts of the case, a district court acquitted four persons of charges today. The judgement copy of the case is yet to be released by the court.

Chandigarh: 35-year-old civil engineer sentenced to 10-year imprisonment for rape

During the trial, the defense counsel argued that both knew each other and the marriage was solemnised after mutual consent.  However, after going by the evidence and facts of the case, the court sentenced the accused to 10-year jail.

China is Chaina at GPO, sends Faridkot-bound parcel to Beijing

The GPO contended that after writing the complete address, the complainant again wrote the words “delivery Chaina”, which created the entire confusion.

Forum raps private engineering coaching institute, directs it to refund Rs 1.28 lakh to Panchkula student

“...FIIT JEE is not an accredited academic institution or is affiliated with any Board or University. It is merely a coaching centre for students who aspire for admissions to engineering/technical institutions...

Chandigarh: In district courts, pendency highest in past five years

The data shows that by end-2017, pendency of the civil and criminal cases was 40,830, and by end-2018, the figure reached 46,783.

Chandigarh: Insurance firm to pay Rs 2.43 lakh to resident whose claim was rejected

The claim was rejected by the insurance firm, which mentioned that Inderjit Singh was under the influence of alcohol and in such like situation, claim amount is not reimbursed.

Chandigarh: Warrants against 3 policemen for recording statements in murder case

The three were issued bailable warrants for recording their statements in the murder case of rickshaw puller Sukh Ram, which is at trial stage in the court. The three were with Police Station Sector 17 when the murder took place.

Dismissed SI doesn’t deserve sympathy: Chandigarh Police

Naveen Kumar, former UT SI, who was dismissed from services on October 23, 2018, moved an application in the Central Administrative Tribunal (CAT), challenging the same.

Panchkula firing: ‘They were spraying bullets’

Manoj recounts that one of the robbers then hit him with a pistol butt on his head. He claims there would have been many more fatalities had someone in the room not closed the door.

Chandigarh: Nine years after child delivered outside GMSH-16 OPD died, court acquits 4

The inquiry found that, Bulbul, a resident of Bihar, visited the GMSH, Sector 16, Chandigarh, on July 21, 2010, while she was in labour. She was made to shuttle from one window to another, and she delivered a child outside the OPD counter in a standing position.

I can flog anybody, you name the person: Chandigarh SHO

The nine recordings done by complainant Ramesh Sharma, on the hidden Digital Video Recorder (DVR) provided by CBI, comprise two telephone calls and seven conversations in person.

Inmates of Burail jail to have frequent access to landline phone

As per earlier schedule, the jail inmates have been allowed to talk to their relatives from the landline phone twice a week which was for 10 minutes, and five minutes in a day.

In a first, woman IPS officer to lead Chandigarh police contingent for R-Day parade

Niharika Bhatt, a 2015 batch IPS officer joined the Chandigarh Police in June 2018, after she was transferred from Uttarakhand. Bhatt is posted as ASP South Division of Chandigarh Police.

Railway Claims Tribunal moves court against Patiala resident over false accident claim

During the trial, the RCT found that the medico-legal report (MLR) referred to a person named Manpreet Singh who was brought to the hospital. During interrogation, Baljinder Singh admitted that Gupreet's brother Manpreet was the one who fell from the moving train.