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Thursday, December 12, 2019

Saurabh Prashar


Chandigarh news: 1,700 auto-rickshaws fail to pay fitness inspection, permit fee worth Rs 85 lakh
Tue, Dec 10, 2019

The fitness inspection of auto-rickshaws is necessary after every two years. Every auto-rickshaw owner has to renew the motor vehicle’s permit after every five years.

Punjab Circle: 190 BSNL employees retract from VRS on last day of filing forms
Thu, Dec 05, 2019

Ashok Kumar is among 190 BSNL employees, who retracted and withdrew their forms opting for Voluntary Retirement Scheme on the last day of filling the forms, which was December 3.

Chandigarh: ‘PCA is not against police dept, it is for enquiry into allegations concerning serious misconduct’
Wed, Dec 04, 2019

PCA said, "the ADA was posted to assist the Authority, which cannot mean ... defending the delinquent police personnel."

Punjab circle: 2,582 BSNL employees opt for voluntary retirement
Wed, Dec 04, 2019

The effective date of voluntary retirement is January 31, 2020. The last day to fill online VRS forms was Tuesday. The process had begun on November 3.

Chandigarh: PCA restrains DDA from appearing on behalf of ‘delinquent cops’
Tue, Dec 03, 2019

In July, PCA had directed DGP and SSP, Chandigarh, to clear their stand on the issue of verbally allowing Additional District Attorney (DDA) Atul Sethi for appearing on the behalf of two policemen against those a complaint is pending in PCA.

Chandigarh: Eight electricity poles to ‘shape up’ like trees
Mon, Dec 02, 2019

The cost of one electricity pole being given a tree-like shape is around Rs 20,000.

Cong alleges Rs 5,000 crore ‘mining scam’ in Haryana, seeks probe
Sun, Dec 01, 2019

“The CAG report has exposed how the Manohar Lal Khattar government turned a blind eye towards illegal mining and over-exploitation of valuable minerals. The report states how the course of the rivers were changed for illegal mining and open loot of minerals,” Surjewala said.

Chandigarh cyber cell gets 6,518 complaints in 11 months, registers only 30 FIRs
Sat, Nov 30, 2019

According to the official figures, 4,278 complaints out of the total of 6,518 were disposed of — a rate of 65 per cent. Out of 2,240 pending complaints, merely 30 FIRs were registered.

Online fraud victims include former Assam governor, six others
Thu, Nov 28, 2019

The email from the hacked account of Harwant Singh stated that he was out of country and travelling on a cruise with his family, and needed immediate financial assistance of Rs 1 lakh, which have to be transferred in one account for the construction of his housing project in Shimla.

Chandigarh news: ASI says dragged on bonnet of car, police verify claim
Wed, Nov 27, 2019

The car, which escaped through the slip road of TPT-26 light point towards Madhya Marg, bore Chandigarh registration number with initial digits of CH-01 AJ.

Chandigarh Railway Station: Ins and outs of the revamped ‘world-class’ station
Sun, Nov 24, 2019

Chandigarh Railway Station, which was set up in 1954, was selected for the World Class Railway Station during the tenure of Ex-MP from Chandigarh and former Union Railway Minister, Pawan Kumar Bansal.

Chhatbir zoo: Soon on display, pair of Asiatic lions and Bengal tigress
Sun, Nov 24, 2019

Four-year-old twins Baban and Gagan and the Bengal tigress were brought under the animal exchange program from Kamla Nehru Prani Sangrahalaya in Indore and they reached Chhatbir Zoo on October 20.

Chandigarh: 8 out of 10 traffic violators yet to pay fine
Sun, Nov 24, 2019

As many as 63,183 violators were sent such messages during the last five months, out of which only 12,799 have responded and paid the amount, while 50,384 violators were yet to respond.

Akansh Sen murder case: The hunt for Balraj Randhawa
Fri, Nov 22, 2019

Randhawa is a law graduate from Panjab University and an Indian passport holder. According to a senior police officer, he is believed to be hiding in Canada or the USA.

Proclaimed offenders in Chandigarh: Over 3,100 in 20 years
Fri, Nov 22, 2019

The list includes 90 wanted for murder, 740 for cheating and 16 for molestation.

Chhatbir zoo: White tigress recovering after delivery, next week crucial for cubs
Tue, Nov 19, 2019

A caretaker, who was associated with making the pre-delivery arrangements, said, “Before the delivery, Diya was shown video clips of recently delivered cubs on the wall of her dark enclosure about the delivery."

Chandigarh zoo: White tigress gives birth to four cubs
Mon, Nov 18, 2019

A senior zoo official said that although the cubs are healthy and active, the zoo team is making all the necessary arrangements for them to survive and cross this winter successfully.

Punjab: Dalit labourer who was beaten up, ‘forced to drink urine’ dies
Sun, Nov 17, 2019

After being beaten up, Jagmale was reportedly left on a street near his house. He remained at his house for three days. On November 10, as his condition deteriorated, he was taken to a nearby hospital.

Chandigarh: 3 per cent of accidents happened in city last year involved auto-rickshaws
Fri, Nov 15, 2019

Chandigarh witnessed 98 accidents in 2018. As many as 25 auto-rickshaw passengers were critically injured in these accidents and three of them died— all the three were auto drivers.

Chandigarh: As registration of autos goes up, so does number of challans against them
Thu, Nov 14, 2019

The registration record of autorickshaws from 2001 to 2018 shows 2010 and 2017 witnessed the highest registration of autos. In 2010, 1,249 new autos were registered. As many as 2,050 autos were registered in 2017.