Under Pradhan Mantri Krishi Sinchayi Yojna Water Shed Component (IWMP Scheme) Project Lift Irrigation from Village Pond with Solar Pump System and Laying HDPE pipline were inaugurated in Village Rurka Kalan and Dhindsa in Phillaur Vidhan Sabha by Member Parliament Jalandhar Santokh Singh Chaudhary alongwith Vikramjit Singh Chaudhary General Secretary Punjab Congress.
Nawanshahr-based NGO Awaaz Charitable and Welfare Committee on Monday launched a contribution drive for the victims of floods in Kerala. Making the first donation from his pocket DC Vinay Bublani urged people to donate generously for the natural calamity in Kerala.
Punjab Congress president Sunil Jakhar today asked the BJP government at the centre to clarify its stand on the issue of getting passage to Kartarpur, which has been a long pending demand of the Sikh community.
The Chief Ministers of the Northern States on Monday decided unanimously to set up a common/central secretariat, to be based in Panchkula, for data and information sharing, which was critical to the fight against drugs.
S. Gurpreet Singh Kangar, the Minister for Power and New & Renewable Energy Sources, Punjab Government distributed appointment letters to 622 Assistant Linemen in a function here today whose appointments have been pending since long. While speaking on this occasion, S. Kangar reiterated the Ghar Ghar Naukri (Job to Every Household) initiative of Punjab government under Hon’ble Chief Minister of Punjab, Captain Amarinder Singh that promsies employment opportunity for every household in state.
CHANDIGARH: The rebel group of Aam Aadmi Party(AAP) today announced the name of Bholath MLA Sukhpal Singh Khaira as President of the Punjab unit of AAP. Khaira was recently removed from the post of Leader of Opposition.
District development and Panchayat officer (DDPO) Jalandhar has failed to remove encroachments in five villages of Jalandhar district as directed by the department.
The Nakodar sadar police have arrested a drug peddler on the charge of selling intoxicant tablets.
The Nurmahal police have arrested a person for the apprehension of breach of peace and tranquillity of an area.
Additional district and sessions judge Sham Lal has sentenced Raj Kumar son of Manjit a resident of Chuheki village to ten-years imprisonment for intoxicant powder smuggling.