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Wednesday, February 26, 2020

Saurabh Prashar


Chandigarh: Cops to seal another PG accused had been running illegally in same sector
Mon, Feb 24, 2020

Inspector Baldev Kumar, SHO of Sector 34 police station, said, “We will obtain permission for sealing the second PG from UT Estate office Monday. Bansal is being interrogated for ascertaining the whereabouts of his partner.”

Chandigarh: Election Commission releases remuneration of Rs 20.15 lakh to IRB cops
Sun, Feb 23, 2020

A total of five companies of the IRB, comprising 55 police personnel, were deputed for the election duties and a remuneration of Rs 1,500 is due for payment to each police personnel as per the election phases.

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.

Cyber crime on rise in Chandigarh, police register 17 FIRs in two months
Fri, Feb 21, 2020

A woman, who had uploaded her CV along with her picture on a matrimonial site, received a response from an Australia- settled NRI, who was willing to marry her. The woman happily accepted the proposal but the NRI claimed to be stuck at the IGI Airport and demanded financial help from her.

Guru for the road
Thu, Feb 20, 2020

Saurabh Prashar reviews the maiden road safety book for Chandigarh by a Chandigarhian

Chandigarh: Local vehicles, haphazard construction main causes for traffic on Zirakpur highway’
Thu, Feb 20, 2020

The study conducted to ascertaining ways to ease out the heavy traffic on the Zirakpur highway indicates that around 45,000 vehicles that enter the highway through K-Area light point, Patiala light point, from the side of Chandigarh, are local ones that don’t ply the entire stretch

AQI level of Chandigarh recorded satisfactory for five days in a row
Tue, Feb 18, 2020

The real-time AQI of city shows that the last five days are the only continuous days when the AQI level of city was recorded satisfactory.

Chandigarh: Ram Gopal remains senior most, Kewal Krishan put on second number
Sat, Feb 15, 2020

DSP Kewal Krishan was made second most senior police officer after Ram Gopal. The senior list was revised by senior police officers including DGP Sanjay Baniwal, DIG Omvir Singh and others.

Just Rs 1,000 for Chandigarh-Baddi, Yamunanagar line in railway budget
Fri, Feb 14, 2020

No funds have been allocated for the establishment of the Modern Signalling Equipment Factory at the Chandigarh railway station.

Chandigarh: Rescued juveniles blame Attawa resident for forcing them to sell candies
Wed, Feb 12, 2020

Sources said that the rescued juveniles named Dalbir Singh and accused him of forcing them to sell candies for Rs 20 each and collecting Rs 10 for each packet sold.

Mural depicting big cat family, including newly arrived three cubs, welcomes visitors in a Chandigarh zoo
Mon, Feb 10, 2020

“The motive behind the mural is to inform the public about the big cat family. Tiger is an endangered species and on the verge of extinction. Efforts are on all over the world, and specially in India, to help increase their numbers,” said M Sudhagar.

Mohali: Pipeline blocked, leaking sewage water damages road
Mon, Feb 10, 2020

Water has entirely damaged the main link road between Haryana and Punjab. Around 100-meter of the road is filled with big and deep potholes. Driving vehicles on the road is dangerous.

Chandigarh: Cops say gang involved in 15 robberies, stabbing near rail station, but no FIR by GRP
Wed, Jan 29, 2020

When asked about around 100 pickpocketing incidents at railway stations, SI Urmila Devi said, “We received dozens of intimations of missing valuables but not FIRs of pickpocketing. People do not pursue pickpocketing incidents.”

Chandigarh: Burail Jail tableau wins first prize in Republic Day parade
Tue, Jan 28, 2020

Ministry of Defense had rejected it for display at Rajpath on January 26

Sanjay Arora’s alleged suicide: Businessman was to pay Rs 12 lakh installment to four banks on Feb 5
Sun, Jan 26, 2020

Sanjay Arora had attempted to die by suicide after reportedly killing his wife, Sarita Arora, daughter, Ratna Arora and son Arjun Arora at MHC Manimajra on January 22. He died on January 23.

Merely 4% of city’s 2,064 homeless people aware of welfare schemes
Sun, Jan 26, 2020

The survey, which was submitted to MC Commissioner KK Yadav, also concludes that 94.6 per cent people (1953 out of 2,064) are permanently homeless and 5.4 percent people (111) are temporarily homeless in Chandigarh.

Panchkula’s Sanjay Arora: From a trader of milk products to established businessman
Sat, Jan 25, 2020

Owner of Shri Krishna Diary and Sweets in Panchkula, Sanjay allegedly tried to commit suicide at a railway track Wednesday and breathed his last during treatment at PGI Thursday night.

Manimajra: Businessman ‘kills’ self; wife, 2 kids found dead at home
Fri, Jan 24, 2020

A three page-long handwritten suicide note, purportedly undersigned by Sanjay Arora, was recovered from his house.

Chandigarh triple murder: Woman, her two children found dead inside house
Thu, Jan 23, 2020

On the night of the murder, the woman's husband, Sanjay Arora, was admitted to Post Graduate Institute of Medical Education & Research (PGIMER) for injuries he allegedly sustained in a road accident. His condition is said to be stable.

Chandigarh: 2,064 homeless people in city
Thu, Jan 23, 2020

Around 96 per cent of them possess identity proofs like driving licenses, Aadhaar cards, voter cards.