Soon the people of district would have maximum of government offices under one roof as the first part of under construction district administrative complex would be completed by November end.
The health department has started a campaign under mission Tandarust Punjab against the sale of habit-forming drugs in the district. So far as many as 15 medical stores have been issued ‘Show Cause Notices’ for not abiding by the Drugs and Cosmetic Act.
On the directions of Election Commission of India (ECI) Certification program for Election Returning Officers (ERO) and Assistant Election Returning Officers (AEROs) was held today at District Administrative Complex
Delhi – The Indian Express
In order to apprise the students and teachers about the benefits of Yoga, a special awareness camp was held today at the local Sri Devi Sahai Senior Secondary School, Basti Nau, under the ‘Tandarust Punjab Mission’.
Giving a further fillip to its development agenda, the Captain Amarinder Singh led Punjab government on Monday released Rs. 469 crore towards pending payments for various schemes and development projects, besides clearing the entire pendency of VAT/GST refunds in the state treasury.The funds released today relate to the Local Government and Education departments, as well as pending Social Security Pensions.
In a bid to enhance green cover in the district and provide ‘green lungs’ to the residents through aforestation, the Forest department would soon start a special drive for planting more than three lakh saplings across the district under the ‘Tandarust Punjab Mission’.
Continuing its ongoing drive against vector borne diseases under ‘Tandarust Punjab Mission’ in the district, the anti-larva cell of the Health department and the Municipal Corporation Jalandhar today detected cases of 11 dengue larva in various localities.
“While Akalis plunged the youth of Punjab into the deep dark sea of drugs, drug mafia is flourishing fearlessly under Congress Regime.Series of deaths due to drugs in recent days are a result of rampant trade of drugs” These views were expressed by AAP MP Bhagwant Mann during the meetings with the party volunteers of Tarn Taran and Batala under Majha Mazboot Mission.
Former deputy chief minister and Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) president Sukhbir Singh Badal today said it was shameful that Punjab had descended from number one to number twenty under the leadership of Capt Amarinder Singh and was now being ranked below erstwhile ‘bimaru’ States like Bihar and Jharkhand.