Archive News of March 01, 2021
The Siddhivinayak Seva Society set up a third blood donation camp

The third blood donation camp has been set up by Siddhivinayak Seva Society Barnala at the ancient Shiv Mandir Barnala. 

March 01, 2021 08:30 PM
While saving the motorcycle, the bus went out of control and landed in the fields, injuring 11 people including four women

While rescuing a motorcyclist near Moga bypass on the Barnala-Handiaya highway, a Rajdhani company bus rammed into a field, 11 people injured, including four women. Disclosing this here today Assistant Superintendent of Police City-2 Mr. Tek Chand said that the capital bus was going from Barnala to Bathinda. When the bus approached the Moga Bypass Overbridge on Barnala Handiaya Road, it suddenly ran into a field saving a motorcycle that came into the way of the bus. 

March 01, 2021 08:30 PM
Additional Director Public Relations Senu Duggal elevated to IAS cadre

Additional Director Public Relations Punjab Senu Duggal has been appointed to the prestigious Indian Administrative Services (IAS) cadre, with notification to the effect issued by the Union Ministry of Personnel earlier today.

March 01, 2021 08:27 PM
A day after Kotkapura soellings succumbed to injuries; family and locals demand the removal/heightening of High Tension Line to stop electrocutions in future

The aggrieved family of the two, Satnam and Ramandeep. who succumbed to the injuries after a week yesterday, on Monday demanded a permanent solution to save the precious lives from the high voltage(132KVA) power lines passing over a locality along Bahman wala road Kotkapura, instead of preferring to demand any compensation for the deceased.

March 01, 2021 08:22 PM
AAP stages cycle rally in protest against Captain Amarinder's false promises

Protesting against Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh's false promises made to the people of the state, the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) staged a cycle rally, convened from MLA Hostel on the first day of the budget session on Monday.

March 01, 2021 07:36 PM
Cabinet okays various amendments in Punjab cooperative societies Act, 1961

In a bid to streamline the functioning of Cooperative Societies, the Punjab Cabinet led by Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh on Monday gave approval to amend the Punjab Cooperative Societies Act, 1961.

March 01, 2021 07:33 PM
DC asks to speed up enrolment under AB- Sarbat Sehat Bima Yojna

 Deputy Commissioner Jalandhar Ghanshyam Thori today announced that the district administration would go on mission mode to ensure that all eligible beneficiaries were covered under Ayushman Bharat Sarbat Sehat Bima Yojna by March 15, 2021.

March 01, 2021 07:30 PM
Cabinet approves to transfer excess land 0.92 acre of Civil Hospital Mohali to MAX Hospital with certain conditions

Conceding the request of Max Healthcare Group, the Punjab Cabinet gave its nod to transfer the 0.92 acre land of Health Department to 200-bed MAX Hospital, Mohali for up-gradation their health services by adding 100 more beds, which would help to augment the healthcare facilities in the region.

March 01, 2021 07:21 PM
Cabinet gives green signal to amend existing three Acts to harmonize with provisions of RERA-2016

In a bid to bring harmony with Real Estate (Regulation and Development) Act-2016, the Punjab Cabinet on Monday approved to amend ‘The Punjab Regional And Town Planning and Development Act-1995’, ‘The Punjab Apartment and Property Regulation Act-1995’ and ‘The Punjab Apartment Ownership Act- 1995’.

March 01, 2021 07:19 PM
Cabinet approves to introduce Punjab Infrastructure (Development and Regulation) Amendment Bill, 2021 in ongoing Budget Session

 In order to boost the pace of infrastructure Development in the state by levying special ID fee , the Punjab Cabinet led by Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh on Monday gave a nod to introduce Punjab Infrastructure (Development and Regulation) Amendment Bill, 2021 in the ongoing Budget Session.

March 01, 2021 07:15 PM
Cabinet gives approval to provide jobs to family members/heirs of 34 deceased of Amritsar rail tragedy

In a major reprieve to the distressed families passing through acute financial crisis, the Punjab Cabinet led by Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh on Monday gave approval to provide jobs in various departments/institutions to the family members/ heirs of 34 deceased of Amritsar rail tragedy as per their qualifications by relaxing the existing norms as a special case.

March 01, 2021 07:08 PM
Punjab Cabinet okays to transfer 507 vacant posts of RMOs along with other para-medical and class-IV of the Subsidiary Health Centres from Rural Development to Health Department

 To achieve better operational efficiency through effective delivery of healthcare services to the people across the state, the Punjab Cabinet led by Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh on Monday gave approval to transfer 507 vacant posts of Rural Medical Officers (RMOs) along with other posts of contractual para-medical and class-IV of the Subsidiary Health Centres from the Department of Rural Development & Panchayat back to the Health & Family Welfare.

March 01, 2021 07:03 PM
Modi regime looting poor to benefit his corporate friends, Jakhar slams BJP for deliberate insane spike in prices of LPG, Petrol and Diesel

Slamming the Modi regime for deliberately letting the prices of essential commodities spiral, Punjab Pradesh Congress Committee President Sunil Jakhar on Monday said BJP has shamelessly exposed itself in its utter failure to govern the country on each front.

March 01, 2021 06:14 PM
Ozone therapy also gives a powerful knock in the world of medicine: proved to be infallible in the treatment of many diseases: AYUSH also adopted

Jalandhar's Dr. Sameer Nayyar and his partner Dr. Rohit Arora will promote this therapy widely in Punjab and Chandigarh, as completed a certificate course from National Institute of Naturopathy Pune days ago.

March 01, 2021 06:10 PM
Cabinet gives approval for amending Punjab excise Act-1914

To eradicate the menace of illicit/illegal and spurious liquor in the state, the Punjab Cabinet on Monday gave its approval to amend the Punjab Excise Act, 1914 by adding section 61-A and amendment of section 61 and section 63 and to introduce the Bill in this regard in the ongoing Budget session of Vidhan Sabha.

March 01, 2021 06:05 PM
Punjab Cabinet okays restructuring of Excise & Taxation, Town & Country Planning Medical Education & Research and Rural Development and panchayats departments

In a bid to bring far more efficiency, and streamline the functioning of Excise & Taxation, Town & Country Planning, Medical Education & Research and Rural Development and Panchayats, the Punjab Cabinet on Monday approved the restructuring plans of these four departments.

March 01, 2021 05:44 PM
Wijnaldum says win over Sheffield United has lifted Liverpool's confidence
Sheffield [UK], March 1 (ANI): After ending the four-match losing run in the Premier League, Liverpool's Georginio Wijnaldum said that the victory over Sheffield United will put the team in a positive mindset and will also lift their confidence ahead of the next game.
March 01, 2021 03:51 PM
Chandrababu Naidu detained at airport, stages sit-in protest against police behaviour
Chittoor (Andhra Pradesh) [India], March 1 (ANI): TDP leader and former Chief Minister of Andhra Pradesh, N Chandrababu Naidu on Monday was detained by the police at the Renigunta airport while he was going to attend election campaign in the Chitoor district.
March 01, 2021 03:50 PM
Sanction China for atrocities against Uyghurs: British politicians, academicians
London [UK], March 1 (ANI): Amid growing criticism of China for human rights abuses, British politicians and academicians have urged sanctions against the country for its treatment of the Uyghur community.
March 01, 2021 03:44 PM
Gurbani Patth Bodh Samagam inaugurated by SGPC at Gurdwara Nanakmata Sahib in Uttarakhand

Shiromani Gurdwara Parbandhak Committee (SGPC) has started a series of Gurbani Patth Bodh (Gurbani Recitation Knowledge) programmes under various events dedicated to the 400th birth anniversary of ninth master, Guru Tegh Bahadur Sahib.

March 01, 2021 05:14 PM
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