Ludhiana Business Information Directory

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  • 6th March, 2021 NYOOOZ
    • Residents find rank 14 hard to digest | Ludhiana NYOOOZ
      In the index Ludhiana scored the 14th rank with overall 57.36 score in million plus population cities of the country. In the Citizen Perception Survey Ludhiana scored 75.9 score out of 100. Ludhiana is still far away from comfort and good living conditions. There is a dire need to improve living conditions here. The authorities should come and see how labourers live under poor living conditions.
    • 4 arrested with 1 8 lakh intoxicating tablets | LUDHIANA NYOOOZ
      Tribune News ServiceLudhiana March 4The Ludhiana rural police arrested four persons who were allegedly involved in the smuggling of intoxicating tablets. The police recovered 1.8 lakh tramadol tablets Rs2.4 lakh (drug money) Optra and Swift Dzire cars and a bullet motorcycle from the accused. Charanjit Singh Sohal Senior Superintendent of Police Ludhiana rural said a team of the CIA staff had arrested Sukhpal on March 1. On the statement of Honey Sehgal Vishal Anand of Ambala was also nominated in the case and arrested today” the police said. Opium recoveredThe Ludhiana (Rural) police arrested a man and allegedly recovered 2 kg of opium from him.
    • Shopkeepers councillors meet Mayor | LUDHIANA NYOOOZ
      Ludhiana March 4A group of shopkeepers from Jail Road with LIP councillor Swarandeep Singh Chahal met Mayor Balkar Singh Sandhu over the issue of notices regarding CLU charges today. They urged the MC to revoke the notices that were issued to the shopkeepers at the earliest. The shopkeepers and a number of leaders from different political parties have raised questions over the MC's process of issuing notices. Earlier Congress leaders Gurpreet Gogi Kamaljeet Singh Karwal and others had also raised questions over CLU notices.
    • Women thieves target clothing showroom | LUDHIANA NYOOOZ
      Tribune News ServiceLudhiana March 5Five women thieves 35 stole designer suits worth thousands from a garment showroom situated in Silver Arc Mall on Ferozepur Road. Jaspreet Kaur said she runs Mutiyar a designer garment showroom in the mall. On March 4 five women wearing mask entered the showroom to buy suits but took away 35 designer suits from the showroom. A showroom employee also made video of one of the thieves but she fled away in an auto-rickshaw. Kaur demanded that the police should register an FIR and thieves should also be traced so that her stolen goods could be recovered.
    • Coffee with DC launched to make youth self reliant | Ludhiana NYOOOZ
      Tribune News ServiceLudhiana March 5In a first-of-its-kind initiative aimed at bringing the administration close to the people especially the youth Deputy Commissioner Varinder Kumar Sharma on Friday launched “Coffee with DC” interaction programme with the youngsters in Ludhiana. Under his maiden session the DC visited the District Bureau of Employment and Enterprise (DBEE) to interact with the job seekers over coffee. The DBEE where the DC launched his youth conversation programme had been acting as a single roof solution for the job seekers and job givers in the district. Describing the bureau as a catalyst for transforming the destiny of the youth in the district Sharma said besides providing jobs it has been helping in making the youth self-reliant by enabling them to open their own business. He told the officials to ensure that every youth undergoing training under various skill development courses must visit the DBEE.
    • Engineers urge CM to protect power sector | Ludhiana NYOOOZ
      Ludhiana March 5As many as 150 engineers participated in a zonal-level meeting of the PSEB Engineers' Association here today. They criticised the PSPCL management and Punjab Government for “failing to protect the interest of citizens.”Speakers including Ajay Pal Singh Atwal general secretary of the association said the PSPCL had submitted a plan to hire only 2632 employees but there were more than 20000 vacancies in the power sector. He warned that closing the Ropar thermal would be a technical and financial blunder. Members appealed to Chief Minister Capt Amarinder Singh to intervene and protect the state power sector. They said if the PSPCL management failed to protect the interest of the power sector the association would start a statewide agitation.
    • Employees pensioners slam govt s apathy | Ludhiana NYOOOZ
      Ludhiana March 5Members of the Punjab & UT Employees and Pensioners' Joint Front staged a protest against the state government for 'failing' to fulfill their demands outside the DC Complex in Ludhiana. They alleged that the Congress had made many promises before 2017 assembly polls but nothing has been done to fulfill these promises. They also blamed the Congress government for failing to regularize the jobs of many contractual employees in the state. “The state government has not fulfilled any promise that was made with employees and pensioners. If our demands are not met we will be forced to intensify agitation” said Charan Singh Sarabha of the union.
  • 5th March, 2021 NYOOOZ
    • Doctor two touts booked for sex determination test | Ludhiana NYOOOZ
      Tribune News ServiceLudhiana March 4The police here have booked a doctor and two others for their alleged role in conducting a sex-determination test. The accused were identified as Dr Amarjit Singh owner of Ratan Hospital Ludhiana and two touts Rani and Warsha of Tibba Road Ludhiana. “We have filed a complaint with the police for the registration of a case against the doctor and touts for conducting the gender test. According to information the touts had arranged the deal for the sex-determination test at the hospital. According to the police the touts had taken Rs 9000 from the woman after the gender test and for revealing the gender of baby in the womb.
    • Cops trace hand over 61 mobiles to owners | Ludhiana NYOOOZ
      Tribune News ServiceLudhiana March 4The Ludhiana police on Thursday traced and handed over 61 mobile phones that had been stolen or snatched from various places to their rightful owners at Police Lines here. Police Commissioner Rakesh Aggarwal handed over the phones to owners today. The police said its cyber cell has traced these 61 mobiles and all recovered mobiles are smartphones. The owners had informed to the police after they had lost their mobiles. The police then conducted an investigation to trace the mobiles.
    • Women empowerment on her mind | LUDHIANA NYOOOZ
      Tribune News ServiceLudhiana March 4Oswal Group known for their hold in the textile sector has come with an initiative 'We Safe India Lifestyle Pvt Ltd' which would empower women to be an equal earning member in the family. Earlier majority of women were unable to step out of their homes but the Covid crisis has also given a solution to this; work from home which is now a new virtual reality. Rakhi Oswal Director We Safe India Lifestyle Pvt Ltd today announced the launch of their latest venture WeSafe India. With this the Oswal Group expands its portfolio by entering the direct marketing segment. We will engage brand partners for the digital direct selling platform and help women making financially independent” said Rakhi Oswal.
    • Gangs of drug peddlers busted | LUDHIANA NYOOOZ
      Our CorrespondentRaikot March 4The Ludhiana (Rural) police claimed to have busted two gangs of drug peddlers that have been involved in distribution and smuggling of drugs and narcotics. The main accused were identified as Sukhpal Singh of Shimla Puri Ludhiana Mandeep Singh of Dhaler village in Sangrur district Honey Sehgal of Haibowal Ludhiana Vishal Anand of Ambala and Rakesh Kumar of Badayun in Uttar Pradesh. Senior Superintendent of Police Ludhiana (Rural) Charanjit Singh Sohal informed that the cops supervised by Superintendent of Police (D) Balwinder Singh had launched a special campaign against drug peddlers during which secret information about illegal activities of two separate gangs was received. Having received tipoff about the said gangs police personnel led by DSP(D) Rajesh Sharma and incharge CIA Simarjit Singh conducted raids at various places and succeeded in nabbing the accused from various places. “Having received inputs about transport of huge quantities of habit-forming tablets and opium in-charge CIA Simarjit Singh was deployed under supervision of Deputy Superintendent of Police (D) Rajesh Sharma and the team succeeded in seizing 2 kg of opium and 180000 habit forming tablets along with three vehicles used in crime” said Charanjit Singh Sohal.
    • Daresi area residents miffed over garbage strewn on road | Ludhiana NYOOOZ
      Tribune News ServiceLudhiana March 3Hundreds of visitors are forced to suffer as the MC has failed to remove a big garbage dump near the cremation ground at the Daresi area of Ludhiana. The visitors to the cremation ground face a lot of inconvenience due to the big garbage dump that emanates massive stench. MC Ludhiana and elected representatives should ensure removal of this dump near cremation ground. A garbage dump is also located on road portion near railway tracks at Shaheed Bhagat Singh Nagar. The garbage is dumped openly on road due to which the commuters and nearby residents are suffering a lot.
  • 4th March, 2021 NYOOOZ
    • Workshop on data analytics | LUDHIANA NYOOOZ
      Tribune News ServiceLudhiana March 3The Placement Cell of Khalsa College for Women Civil Lines Ludhiana organised a workshop on data analytics. The guests were Ramanpuneet Singh SME in Data Analytics at IBM and Aman Bakshi member of data analytics team of IBM. The college authorities said the objective of the workshop was to make students aware about the meaning of data analytics and its role in making strategies to cope up with the competition of today's era. More than 200 students from both technical and non- technical background participated. The Principal Dr Mukti Gill appreciated the efforts of Placement Head and IQAC Coordinator Dr Priyanka Khanna.
    • Civic body chief holds meeting with councillors | Ludhiana NYOOOZ
      Ludhiana March 3MC Commissioner Pardeep Kumar Sabharwal conducted a meeting with councillors of different wards that fall under the Ludhiana East constituency on Wednesday. The councillors raised issues related to their wards during the meeting. The Sabharwal has assured them for early redressal of the issues. He also conducted two meetings with officials of the operation and maintenance wing and the building branch and told officials to speed up the recovery of property tax water supply and sewerage charges.
    • Probe may expose bigger nexus of drug smuggling | Ludhiana NYOOOZ
      The investigation may expose a bigger network of drug smuggling from Ludhiana. Pragya Jain ADCP Ludhiana An investigation into the drug racket is on as per law and whosoever is guilty will face the law. ADCP Pragya Jain said an investigation into the drug racket is going on as per law and whosoever is guilty will face the law. As per the police building was in the name of Satish's wife and his wife should have done the verification of tenants which she didn't do. Pertinently along with Satish the police had registered a case of drug smuggling against his tenants as well.