In India, a reading of 0-50 is considered good, 51-100 satisfactory, 101-200 moderately polluted and unhealthy for sensitive populations such as the elderly and kids, 151-200 unhealthy or poor, 201-300 very unhealthy/poor and above 300 is hazardous.
Besides the treatment of wild and domesticated animals, the hospital will also facilitate the treatment of exotic birds, who will be housed in the upcoming bird park at Nagar Van, a forest area spread across 100 acres, situated near Sukhna Lake.
Complaints of suffering monetary loss and being cheated after dialling the numbers of courier companies, private gas agencies, hotels etc available on internet are increasing with cyber cell of Chandigarh police these days.
Reply of an RTI application moved by a head constable Jagjeet Singh revealed that Rs 1.89 crore worth consumable items including stationary and household products were used without making any stock register at the level of police stations and other police wings in 2018.
Akshita Abrol, 21, was run over by a speeding Thar jeep while she was walking on the zebra crossing on August 6. The recommendations were made by the road accident analysis wing of the UT traffic police.
The UT administration is considering handing over charge of IG, Prisons, to a senior IAS officer, a procedure which was being followed till 2004, when three dreaded BKI ultras and a murder convict had escaped after digging a 99 ft tunnel.
Vultures were listed as critically endangered species by IUCN. In the 1980s, the vulture population in the country was estimated about in crores but by 2007, a 99 percent declined was reported in the number of these three species.
Scientists from IVRI visit the research centre every fortnight for collecting samples of blood, feathers etc of the captive raptors. The centre is spread in one acre area and vultures were kept in two separate aviaries.
The tenant/servant verification is considered to be a preventive measure, in which district police is entitled to maintain the full record of people, who migrated from their native places to other cities for pursuing studies, jobs, businesses etc.
Significantly, as the UT Administration had made public its intention to axe 700 trees, nature lovers held numerous protests and even approached the Punjab and Haryana High Court. On June 3, the High Court verbally restricted the UT Administration from felling any tree.
While the association decided to levy the parking fee, it exempted the practicing advocates registered with Punjab and Haryana Bar Association from it. The association also barred the entry of buses at the kutcha parking.