Punjab paddy seed scam: Speaking to The Indian Express, Tarsem Singh Dhillon, director (seeds), PAU said this was the first year that the varsity had sold ‘Truthfully Labelled’ (TL) seeds of two new paddy varieties — PR 128 and PR 129 — to farmers only.
From Rajasthan, the swarm has also entered Madhya Pradesh over the past few days.
Police said that Kamaljit Kaur, 29, had been on medical leave since May 13. "She was supposed to join back duty on May 23 but she did not. She was on medical leave," said Inspector Jarnail Singh, SHO of division number 8 police station.
The airport authorities at Sahnewal domestic airport of Ludhiana had already proposed to Air India to make the lone Ludhiana-Delhi flight six days a week as they were expecting a better response in absence of rail service.
While 17.7 lakh migrants had registered on the government portal to go back home and three lakh have left via trains and over a lakh via buses and many others on foot or private vehicles, the remaining around 14 lakh will get 2 months of free ration under the scheme.
Flames engulfed the double storey building of RT Woollen Mill on RK Road in industrial area of Ludhiana around 12.15 pm. Soon, ten fire tenders rushed to the spot.
On Saturday night, the man who was drunk, allegedly tried to rape the daughter, following which the woman along with the girl and her son from her first marriage strangled him to death.
After completing all the formalities, GLADA had announced award number 13, dated February 7, 2020 and the land was acquired in the presence of land owners and village residents in a peaceful manner and with their consent on May 22, 2020.
The kitchen of Ann Jal Sewa Trust, a charitable organisation in Ludhiana, works 24x7 in the premises of Civil Hospital.
Thermal scanning and sanitising has been made mandatory in every store.
He was one of the 19 patients who got infected in a chain of employees of Ludhiana-based tyre factory Hindustan Tyres and was admitted to Civil Hospital, Khanna.
Smaller gurdwaras in the state are also getting wheat donations from villagers.
Savita (35), who had come to Ludhiana with her husband as a newly-wed bride nearly 15 years back, said she was returning empty-handed after losing the “most precious thing in her life in this city”.
A group of 80, including Ranbir and his family, had left for Hardoi in May 15. Five days later, they are divided between two shelter homes in two different states - Yamunanagar and Saharanpur and their luggage is on its way to Hardoi, but still not home.
Cheap liquor being manufactured at the distillery located at village Bahomajra was being bottled as high-end brands and supplied for sale during lockdown.
Police said that the incident happened around 5.30 am and the accused were not identified till filing of this report.
A total of 72,978 people registered themselves to come from other states to Punjab till May 17.
"Priya pravasi mitra, main aapse shaanti aur dhairya banaye rakhne ka aagrah karta hun...dhairya banaye rakhein...(Dear migrant, I request you to be patient)," says the SMS that was sent out to thousands of migrants on behalf of the CM.
He had a Ph.D in library science from Western Michigan University and served in American schools for decades.
Ludhiana’s bicycle industry would import, parts and bicycles, worth Rs 17,00 crores every year from China.