The sheriff of Merced County in California said Wednesday night that a farmworker found in an orchard the bodies of the four victims.
This harvesting season, Punjab records 545 field fires so far
The suspect identified as Jesus Manuel Salgado “attempted to take his own life,” and is currently in “custody, receiving medical attention and is in a critical condition”, authorities said, even as the victims are still missing.
The entire family went to the US around 16 years ago and settled there running a transport business.
Hoshiarpur resident Balwant Singh Khera had filed a case, accusing Shiromani Akali Dal of submitting two different constitutions to seek recognition as a political party.
The members demanded that the Puducherry government should withdraw the electricity privatisation tender that could pave the way for privatisation of the electricity department in the Union territory.
The officer has been asked to appear personally at the DC office on October 4 to clear his stand regarding the negligence in duty.
Five people — four famers and a journalist —were killed in Lekhimpur Kheri on October 3 last year when a car, allegedly being driven by Union minister Ajay Mishra Teni’s son Ashish Mishra, ran over a group of farmers who were returning after protests against the Centres three farm laws.
The surplus September rain in both Punjab and Haryana took place mainly during the fourth week and at a time when the paddy crop had reached maturity.
Navrattan group of companies has offices in Mumbai, Chandigarh and other cities.
According to the Punjab Mandi Board, farmers had already started bringing the crop to the mandis from Thursday.
Some Christian organisations gathered and held a brief protest as they linked the matter to the incident in Tarn Taran church, which was vandalised recently by anti-social elements.
According to the initial field reports, around 1.39 lakh hectares of area witnessed stagnation of excess water during the rain from September 22 to 26 in the state.
Justice Gurnam Singh Commission submitted its report in 1986 which mentioned that the police action was unjustified and unnecessary.
Punjab’s overall rainfall in this monsoon (June 1 to date) is just 5% less than normal.
Randhawa said that the state-level programme will begin in the morning with patriotic songs by Lakhwinder Wadali. Punjab Chief Minister Bhagwant Maan, after paying his respects at the memorials of Sardar Bhagat Singh and his father Sardar Kishan Singh, will address a public gathering near the museum built in memory of the freedom fighter.
While most students in Canada said that they feel safe, others said that this advice by the Indian government is highly appreciable and will also create awareness among them
Every government in Punjab has/had been doing its bit, including distribution of thousands of machines, to keep a check on crop residue burning during the paddy harvesting season, but the results leave/left a lot to be desired.
The officer said that it was an informal arrangement as police officials will pay their bill and later on submit their claim to the department as per the procedure.
As per vigilance sleuths, one of the accused in the SBS Nagar case is already in jail in the Ludhiana grain lifting tender scam.
Rajbeer Singh, a farmer from Staundi village, is yet to harvest his Pusa-1509 basmati crop. “I cannot harvest till the water drains out from my field, which is currently inundated. If during this period, the grains turn black due to fungal infestation or germinate, it will be a huge loss,” he pointed out.
The Part B of the inquiry report was found missing from the records of the Punjab Assembly when this report was sought by the then leader of Opposition Harpal Singh Cheema during the previous Congress government.
The police have registered a case against some people after this scuffle under attempt to murder and SC / ST ACT in Police Station 6.
A graduate from Government College Jalandhar, Vikramjit Singh Chaudhary is the son of Jalandhar MP Santokh Singh Chaudhary, grandson of former Agriculture Minister of Punjab Master Gurbanta Singh and nephew of former Local Government Minister Chaudhary Jagjit Singh.
Prodded about how the BJP plans campaign for the Himachal Assembly polls with Captain Amarinder by its side as the former CM had grandchildren who were married in Congress families (like former Congress CM Vir Bhadra Singh’s family), Thakur said that this would not be the first time when members of the same family were in different parties.