A senior official said the men were not carrying any cellphones, nor any SIM cards that could have facilitated the police to pinpoint where they belonged.
The police recovered 4.5 kg RDX from the railway track, wires and detonators, two night vision devices, two GPS devices besides other equipments.
This is the first time that he has openly attacked the NDA government led by Prime Minister Narendra Modi.
This team, comprising the best of the Punjab Police, carried out the operation to flush out the terrorists from the police station.
The entire operation was handled by the Punjab Police.
After eight years, in 2014, the state government made a case for remitting his sentence for “good behaviour”. The final order was passed on June 24.
Don’t support release of radicals, said Dharamveer Gandhi
Sikh activist Surat Singh Khalsa has been on a fast-unto-death since January 16 demanding the release of Sikh prisoners by way of remission of their sentences.
“If the issue involves dreaded terrorists like Prof Devinderpal Singh Bhullar...then the matter has to be weighed properly," Former Punjab DGP Julio Ribeiro said.
He was accused in Ludhiana’s Shingar cinema blast and another case, and was in jail for two years from 2009 to 2011.
Surat Singh Khalsa wants the Punjab government to release 82 prisoners prematurely. But there are laws, and a case in Supreme Court, that do not allow this.
AAP was tipped to be the party of the future. But they are destroying it. Neither Chhotepur nor Sanjay Singh can take it anywhere.
SAD delegation comprising its ministers Sohan Singh Thandal and Surjit Singh Rakhra are already in USA long with Member of Parliament, Balwinder Singh Bhunder.
Earlier, residents of at least seven villages on Chandigarh/Ropar Highway blocked the road and the body of the victim was placed in a freezer.
Dr Gandhi termed AAP’s functioning as being “undemocratic, dictatorial and arbitrary” that, he added, was not acceptable to him as well as the other MPs.
Sources said that State Congress President Partap Singh Bajwa had sent out feelers through Capt Amarinder Singh's loyalists and senior leaders.
Senior leaders said this comes after some members of the leadership expressed unhappiness at their performance.
On Thursday, Amarinder will address his next rally in Gurdaspur, the parliamentary constituency that had elected Bajwa in 2009 before rejecting him last year.
Yoga events at these designated places, for 37 minutes from 7 am, will include prayer and meditation but not surya namaskar.
The decision is in contrast to the state’s earlier stance on the Prime Minister’s initiatives.