The committee was informed about the need to adopt a holistic approach towards the Tricity instead of Chandigarh if the city's air quality is to be kept up to the mark.
We have done a lot of work to control COVID-19, and now the onus is on the people to check a second wave, says Professor Jagat Ram, Director, PGI, Chandigarh.
It has been a journey against many odds for Rahul and his bride Anamika, who had a tough time convincing their families, who had several apprehensions about their decision to get married.
On Monday, an FIR was filed based on a complaint by Harish’s daughter, Anjali, against the three cops, including former SP (Panipat) Manisha Choudhary. Choudhray is now posted as SSP (Traffic) in Chandigarh.
Citing the rising number of Covid infections and revenue loss of about Rs 10,000-12,000 crore this year due to the pandemic, Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar said “this is not the year of protests”.
The Delhi government has denied permission to farmers to stage any rally at either the Ram Leela Ground or at Jantar Mantar. The farmers, however, are adamant on marching to the national capital.
Ladhowal toll plaza generates highest collection in state in a day, but for last 50 days, it has been one of the biggest focal points of the farmers’ movement.
Sarfraz has been in the business of wooden carpentering for 10 years, near Sri Singh Sabha Gurdwara at Baltana. Earlier, his name had cropped up during the investigation into theft of heritage furniture and manhole covers.
On Friday, the agenda item of Kher Constructions Private Limited was placed before the Finance and Contract Committee, which approved it in the evening.
The Mumbai link again surfaced in the investigation of 2018 theft of 28 heritage furniture items from the office of Punjab finance and planning department in Sector 33.
Amid rising cases of coronavirus infections in the state, Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar appealed to people to take utmost precaution, follow social distancing and wear face masks.
Revealing the figures of collection under the new excise policy for 2020-21, Dushyant said, “In the first six months of the current excise year, the excise department collected Rs 660 crore more revenue than the previous year."
Earlier, the officials had decided to hold a physical meeting at Environment Building in Sector 19, but it was shifted to virtual mode as some members raised concerns. The last meeting of the standing committee was held in February.
The raptor was kept in the building of the UT Environment department in Sector 19. According to a checklist of Chandigarh birds, Himalayan Griffon vulture is a fairly common bird, who is a winter visitor.
The bench of Justice Sudhir Mittal of HC while issuing notices to the state of Punjab for December 21, directed that in the meantime the petitioners shall be permitted to take the written examination to be held on November 29, 2020.
People gathered in huge numbers at Chandigarh's sector 42 lake Friday. Most of the people had not worn a mask.
The waste will be transported from from garbage processing plant to the dumping ground at Dadumajra.
The nodal officer for Covid-19 cases in Punjab said that all the teaching as well as non-teaching staff members of government as well as private educational institutions are being tested compulsorily across the state.
The incident agitated the local residents of Defence Colony, who have been pressing the district administration to shift the units out of the residential area. They said that there is a risk to human lives.
The victim was a money exchanger and was at his shop when two attackers came on a bike with their faces covered and fired at him.
Out of the 22 officials who underwent the test, 15 tested positive. Most of them are assistant sub-inspectors or of lower posts. The department inquiry has been ordered against officials found positive in dope tests.
The trust as per district administration has also been issued a show-cause notice to give an explanation into the matter.
The concert, on November 21, will feature Bhatt on the Satvik Veena which he has created, tabla maestro Abhishek Mishra and Khartal artist folk musician Kutla Khan.
SAD spokesperson Daljit Cheema said that the decision to withdraw Z-plus security cover of the former minister and senior Akali leader Bikram Singh Majithia is arbitrary, dictatorial and politically motivated decision of the BJP led Central government.
Dairy products as well as daily use items will be available at these open markets by HAFED. A letter has also been sent to all deputy commissioners to enhance the number of VITA booths and these booths will sell fruits and vegetables other than milk products.