Captain’s government is responsible for Punjab’s woes: Sukhbir Badal

GURDASPUR: Launching a tirade against the incumbent Congress government in Punjab, former deputy chief minister Sukhbir Singh Badal today said that Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh is solely responsible for the woes of Punjabis as he backtracked from his poll promises and stood exposed within the first 6 months of his term.

BSF- IAF joint women camel expedition- 2017 in Punjab

JALANDHAR:  The contingent of BSF-IAF Joint Women Camel Expedition- 2017 started their onward expedition from BOP J F Singh Wala, Sector BSF Abohar and after passing through border villages reached the 1971 Indo-Pak war renowned BOP Raja Mohtam, Sector Abohar. Civil public residing in border area gave them splendid welcome and received the contingent with fervor. Participants interacted with School Children of Govt High School Guddar Panjgrain, Fazilka and Sr. Secondary School Gazniwala, Ferozepur. Cultural Programmes were also organized by students of both Schools. 

Salute to youth, future of Punjab: navjot singh sidhu

CHANDIGARH: "The youth are the future of Punjab and I salute them for their unbounded energy and exuberance which must be channelized in a proper way to help them rise in life as well as carve out a niche for themselves and bring glory to the country."

Capt Amarinder sets up 4-member committee to monitor & coordinate drugs de-addiction & rehabilitation programme

CHANDIGARH: : Giving a further boost to the government’s anti-drugs campaign, Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh today constituted a steering committee to monitor and coordinate with all the concerned departments to implement the drug de-addiction and rehabilitation programme in a mission mode.

Punjab Kala Parishad thanks, Navjot Singh Sidhu for announcing grant of Rs. 1 crore

CHANDIGARH: The Punjab Kala Parishad in its general council and executive body meeting thanked the Tourism and Cultural Affairs Minister, Punjab, Navjot Singh Sidhu for announcing a grant of Rs. 1 crore for the parishad. The thanksgiving resolution was unanimously adopted and passed by all the office bearers and the members in the meeting held at Punjab Kala Bhawan, Sector-16 under the Chairmanship of Dr. Surjit Patar.

Punjab government transfers 3 IAS officers

CHANDIGARH: The Punjab Government has issued transfer and posting orders of 3 IAS officers with immediate effect.

Restructuring of board would lead to easy & speedy disposal of work: Krishan Kumar

S.A.S. Nagar (Mohali): "The restructuring of the Punjab School Education Board (PSEB) is being carried out paving the way for filling of vacant posts. This would also lead to the useful utilization of the present staff." Disclosing this, the Chairman of the board and Secretary, Education, Krishan Kumar said that as per the directions of the Education Minister  Aruna Chaudhary many significant pro-employee decisions have been taken which include resolving the cases of 4-9-14 of employees, completion of probation period, conducting meeting of Departmental Promotion Committee (DPC) twice in a year and redressing issues pertaining to seniority lists pending since long.

No one can be allowed to hijack the normal functioning of a public authority under RTI : RTI commission

CHANDIGARH: The State Information Commission while disposing of an appeal has held that “no one can be allowed to be the meddlesome interloper to hijack the normal functioning of a public authority. “

Now online app, Helpline number and Email to check illegal mining in the district

JALANDHAR: In order to keep a strict vigil over the illegal mining in Jalandhar, the state government and district administration has launched an online app, helpline number and email to facilitate the people for lodging their complaints.

Rural poor march for plots in Nakodar

NAKODAR: Rural poor residents on Tuesday marched in town before submitting their applications for five marls plots to block development and panchayat officer. Protest march was led by Pendu Mazdoor Union.

Indian Red Cross Society, Punjab state branch organized Screening Camp

JALANDHAR: Indian Red Cross Society, Punjab State Branch today organized Screening Camp at Arya Samaj Mandir, Gandhi Camp-II, which was inaugurated by Dr. Raghubir Singh Randhawa, Civil Surgeon, Jalandhar while the function was presided over by Sh. C. S. Talwar, IAS (Retd.), Secretary, Punjab State Red Cross Branch, Chandigarh.

Returning officer review election arrangements

GURDASPUR: The Returning Officer cum Deputy Commissioner Gurdaspur today Gurloveleen Singh Sidhu  took the stock of  preparation of Gurdaspur parliament by election which is scheduled to held on Oct 11. He held a close door meeting with the district administrations of Gurdaspur and Pathankot district.

Jalandhar (Rural) Police arrest eight professional criminals, stolen properties along with drug recovered

District (Rural) Police today claimed to have arrested eight professional criminals with the recovery of high-cost gold ornaments and 120 gram of heroin from their possession.

Local Government Department appoints officers in charge of 4 Municipal Corporations & 28 Municipal Councils/Nagar Panchyats

CHANDIGARH: "The Punjab Government has a single pointed agenda that pertains to the overall development of every sphere in each constituency so as to provide all amenities to every section of the people.

Punjab to launch Free HPV Vaccination programme against Cervical Cancer Youth SAD leader, father booked for theft, criminal conspiracy Government seeks more time to submit status report on Nakodar sewerage Punjab CM sets up committee to suggest remedial action in 30 days on killer Airport road in Mohali DC reviews ongoing Construction work on NH-1 highway Modi Govt. has completely wrecked the Indian economy : Mann Three IAS officers transferred in Punjab Jakhar challenges Jaitley to disclose who had benefitted from demonetisation Woman among six drug peddlers arrested with intoxicant powder, heroin, and poppy husk Nurmahal NC yet to implement no-vendor zone policy Five booked for attempt to murder, firing Villager arrested for illegal sand mining Gurdaspur LS bypoll: Swaran Salaria’s poll campaign gains momentum Punjab CM rules out meters on agricultural tube wells, declares that power subsidy for farmers will continue Nomination papers of all 11 candidates valid for Gurdaspur bye election Punjab CM urges union steel ministry to set up auto shredding plant in Mandi Gobindgarh Capt Amarinder directs officials to examine PGREC proposal to repeal existing Punjab right to service Act District administration to observe beti bachao,beti padhao week from october 9-14 ADC bats for strict Implementation of safe Vahan scheme DC flags off Swachtha Raths to disseminate message of Clean Jalandhar across the District Navjot Singh Sidhu gives financial assistance of Rs. 2 lakh to folk Dhadhi singer Idu Sharif Punjab CM writes to Modi for review of Tax on Agricultural goods under GST Dera chief moves HC against rape conviction HC judge refuses to hear Pintos' bail matter; no stay on arrest Barbeque Nation celebrates Navratrs in unique and fun-filled style DC Directs revenue Officers to attach properties of Loan/Tax defaulters Three unnatural deaths in Nakodar sadar police station Punjab CM calls for collective efforts to promote Healthcare, Education in State Khaira accept the challenge of Sunil Jakhar for an open Public debate Anganwari workers burnt Punjab Government’s effigy
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