Locals protesting Dussehra tragedy clash with police

Locals protesting Dussehra tragedy clash with police

Monday, 22 October 2018 | PNS | Chandigarh

The Punjab police faced a tough time on Sunday to steer clear the railway tracks from the protesters. A police commando and a photojournalist were injured when local protesters pelted stones and clashed with security personnel who removed them from a rail track where 59 Dussehra revellers were mowed down...

PREPARE SOCIO-ECONOMIC PROFILES OF VICTIMS: CAPT TELLS TOP COPS

Monday, 22 October 2018 | PNS | Chandigarh

To ensure speedy, need-based solution for rehabilitation of the victims of Amritsar train tragedy, Punjab Chief Minister Capt Amarinder Singh on Sunday directed Amritsar Deputy Commissioner and Commissioner Police to make a detailed socio-economic profile of each of them. The Chief Minister, who had met some of the survivors of the...

SIDHU MEETS VICTIMS

Monday, 22 October 2018 | PNS

Punjab Cabinet Minister Navjot Singh Sidhu on Sunday visited hospitals and met with those injured in Friday’s train accident. At civil hospital in Amritsar, Vicky Sanotra, who lost his 17-year-old son Vasu Sanotra asked Sidhu if the Minister would accompany him to register an FIR against the local Congress councillor, who...

SAD demands Sidhu's expulsion, his wife's arrest

Monday, 22 October 2018 | PNS | Chandigarh

Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) core committee on Sunday demanded the immediate expulsion of Punjab Local Government Minister Navjot Singh Sidhu, besides registration of a criminal case against his wife Dr Navjot Kaur Sidhu as well as the organizers of Dussehra function — responsible for “abetting” the Amritsar tragedy. SAD’s core committee,...

After colleagues' assurance, CM decides to visit Israel

Monday, 22 October 2018 | PNS | Chandigarh

Amidst criticism for going ahead with his Israel tour days after Amritsar rail tragedy, Punjab Chief Minister Capt Amarinder Singh on Sunday made it clear that the decision was taken “after feeling completely satisfied with the relief and rehabilitation measures being carried out for the victims of the Amritsar train...

Quality, price of straw management machines fixed at national level: Pb Govt

Monday, 22 October 2018 | PNS | Chandigarh

Categorically rejecting as “baseless and unfounded” the allegations of mismanagement in the purchase of machinery for in-situ management of crop residue, Punjab Government on Sunday said that the whole process is being carried under the supervision of Central Government’s task force, headed by Centre’s Agriculture secretary. “The quality standards and prices...

HP achieves 66% target in providing LPG connections

Monday, 22 October 2018 | PNS | shimla

Under its ambitious 'Grihini Suvidha Yojana', Himachal Government has set a target to provide 33,264 LPG connections in the current financial year, whereas as many as 22000 connections have been disbursed till October 16 to the eligible families. “The State Government's flagship scheme 'Grihini Suvidha Yojana' has given a new dimension...

Haryana Govt most generous in honouring martyrs, says OP Dhankar

Monday, 22 October 2018 | PNS | Chandigarh

Haryana Agriculture and Farmers´ Welfare Minister, OP Dhankar on Sunday said that the present Government is leaving no stone unturned to give honour and respect to the martyrs and their dependents in the state. The State Government has increased the ex-gratia given to the dependents of martyrs from Rs 20 lakh...

State Editions

State employees going on strike to lose salary

22 October 2018 | PNS | Lucknow

11 natives of UP among dead

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