Category: PUNJAB

  • Minor Bihar boy engaged as ‘child labour’ rescued from Kapurthala

    Minor Bihar boy engaged as ‘child labour’ rescued from Kapurthala

    Jalandhar, October 5 A 12-year-old boy allegedly employed as ‘labour’ was rescued from Sial village in Kapurthala by a team of the Bachpan Bachao Andolan and Punjab Police. He hailed from Sitamarhi in Bihar and was employed at potato fields. The boy’s mother had complained to the Bihar Police of her son being mistreated at […]

  • SGPC delegation visits Pakistan to prepare for Saka Panja Sahib centenary

    SGPC delegation visits Pakistan to prepare for Saka Panja Sahib centenary

    Amritsar, October 5 A delegation of Shiromani Gurdwara Parbandhak Committee (SGPC) crossed over the Attari-Wagah border today to finalise programmes pertaining to upcoming ‘Saka (massacre) Panja Sahib’ centenary in Pakistan. The event falls on October 30 and is commemorated at Gurdwara Panja Sahib in Hasan Abdal, Rawalpindi, which is attended by ‘Nanaknaam leva’ devotees from […]

  • Media Bulletin covid-19 05-10-2022

    Media Bulletin covid-19  05-10-2022

    Covid-19 Media Bulletin—05-10-2022

  • Vigilance Bureau arrests FCI retired employees taking bribe Rs 10,000

    Vigilance Bureau arrests FCI retired employees taking bribe Rs 10,000

    Chandigarh October 5 : The Punjab Vigilance Bureau during its anti-corruption campaign, has nabbed Shankar Shah, a labour handling incharge (retired) of FCI, Nakodar, district Jalandhar for accepting bribe of Rs 10,000. Giving this information here today, a spokesperson of the Vigilance Bureau (VB) said the accused labour incharge has been arrested on the complaint […]

  • Punjab police bust drone-based arms smuggling module; prisoner among two held

    Punjab police bust drone-based arms smuggling module; prisoner among two held

    CHANDIGARH/AMRITSAR, October 5: The decisive war against anti-social elements waged on the directions of Chief Minister Bhagwant Mann has delivered yet another victory after Punjab Police on Wednesday busted a drone-based arms/ammunition smuggling module with the arrest of its two members including a prisoner. Those arrested have been identified as Jaskaran Singh of Bhikhiwind in […]

  • For the first time, Punjab crosses 10K crore GST collection in 6 months : Cheema

    For the first time, Punjab crosses 10K crore GST collection in 6 months : Cheema

    Chandigarh, October 05 Punjab Finance, Planning, Excise and Taxation Minister Advocate Harpal Singh Cheema said that Punjab has collected GST of Rs 10604 crore during the first six months of the current financial year, crossing the 10 K mark for first time since the implementation of the GST regime. Issuing a statement here, the Finance […]

  • Media Bulletin covid-19 04-10-2022

    Media Bulletin covid-19  04-10-2022

    Covid-19 Media bulletin—-04-10-2022

  • Vigilance Bureau registers case against revenue Patwari, one other for demanding bribe

    Vigilance Bureau registers case against revenue Patwari, one other for demanding bribe

    Chandigarh October 4 : The Punjab Vigilance Bureau during its anti-corruption campaign on Tuesday, has registered a corruption case against Revenue Patwari Amirk Singh, posted in Revenue Halqa Palla Megha, district Ferozepur and his accomplish Jarnail Singh for demanding bribe of Rs 10,000 and 50,000 respectively. Giving this information here today, a spokesperson of the […]

  • Vigilance arrests Inspector for taking bribe

    Vigilance arrests Inspector for taking bribe

    Chandigarh October 4 : The Punjab Vigilance Bureau (VB) during its ongoing campaign against corruption in the state has arrested Inspector PUNSUP Raman Gaud, posted at Barnala for accepting a bribe of Rs 25000. In another case ex Sarpanch of village Ajnauda Khurd, Patiala for misappropriation in Panchayat funds to the tune of Rs 5.70 […]

  • Cabinet Minister Anmol Gagan Maan extends Dussehra greetings

    Cabinet Minister Anmol Gagan Maan extends Dussehra greetings

    Chandigarh, October 4 Punjab Tourism and Culture Affairs, Investment Promotion, Labour and Grievance Redressal, Minister Ms Anmol Gagan Mann extended Dussehra greetings to the people. She said that Dussehra, which is celebrated in the joy of the victory of Lord Sri Ramchandra in Lanka, inspires us to follow his ideals. She said that we inspire […]

  • Punjab: Four-member SIT formed to probe escape of gangster from police custody

    Punjab: Four-member SIT formed to probe escape of gangster from police custody

    CHANDIGARH, OCTOBER 4: Director General of Police (DGP) Punjab Gaurav Yadav on Tuesday constituted a four-member Special Investigation Team (SIT) to unravel the entire conspiracy of escape of Gangster Deepak Tinu from police custody in Mansa and to ensure effective and speedy investigation into this case. The SIT comprises Inspector General of Police (IGP) Patiala […]

  • Punjab police nabs 916 big fish among 5824 smugglers

    Punjab police nabs 916 big fish among 5824 smugglers

    CHANDIGARH, October 4: With the decisive war against drugs waged on the directions of Chief Minister Punjab Bhagwant Mann to root out drugs completes three months, Punjab Police have arrested as many as 5824 drug smugglers including 916 big fish since July 5, 2022. The Police have registered a total of 4444 first information reports […]

  • CM launches official jersey of Punjab Secretariat Cricket Club Chandigarh

    CM launches official jersey of Punjab Secretariat Cricket Club Chandigarh

    Chandigarh, October 4 Punjab Chief Minister Bhagwant Mann on Tuesday launched official jersey of Punjab Civil Secretariat Cricket Club, Chandigarh at his office here. Patting the back of the club functionaries for their feats during recent tournaments, the Chief Minister reiterated the firm commitment of state government to restore the pristine glory of the state […]

  • Aman Arora extends greetings to people on Dussehra

    Aman Arora extends greetings to people on Dussehra

    Chandigarh, October 4: Punjab Information & Public Relations, Housing & Urban Development and New & Renewable Energy Sources Minister Mr. Aman Arora extended warm greetings to the people of the state on the eve of Dussehra. In his message, the Cabinet Minister said that the auspicious occasion of Vijaya Dashami inspires all to follow the […]

  • AAP slams BJP for not releasing pending dues of sugarcane farmers in Gujarat and UP

    AAP slams BJP for not releasing pending dues of sugarcane farmers in Gujarat and UP

    Chandigarh 4, 2022 Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) on Tuesday said that AAP is a pro-farmers and pro-people party while BJP has been exploiting the farmers in their ruling states across the country. Addressing a press conference here, AAP’s Chief Spokesperson Malvinder Singh Kang said that the Bhagwant Mann government has taken another decision for the […]