- LIT denies constructing boundary wall
The LIT has denied constructing a boundary wall around a park opposite market in C block of Maharishi Valmiki Nagar here. Refuting the allegation of &ldquo;wasting public money&rdquo; as false and baseless, the Deputy Commissioner-cum-LIT chairperson Surabhi Malik said, &ldquo;It has been done by re
- Placement drive at SACCM
Ludhiana: Sri Aurobindo College of Commerce and Management (SACCM) in collaboration with its career guidance and placement cell organised a campus placement drive for students of BCom and BBA final year. Principal Vishal Kumar said Akanksha, Janvi Bector, Ishika Arora, Samridhi Sharma, Soyne Aatli a
- Minor girl handed over to parents in Ludhiana
An 11-year-old girl who had alleged torture by her maternal grandparents at Shaheed Karnail Singh Nagar was handed over to her parents by the Child Welfare Committee (CWC).
- Ludhiana man booked for rape on pretext of marriage
The Police Division 5 registered a rape case against a man on a charge of raping a married woman of Panipat and also blackmailing her after making her objectionable videos.
- Ludhiana: Bizmen urged to plant saplings
The Fastener Manufacturers Association of India (regd) has initiated a tree plantation drive and its members pledged to plant more saplings in the city.
- CRPF jawans accused of thrashing prisoner in Ludhiana jail
An inmate of the Central Jail in Ludhiana has alleged that he was beaten by CRPF jawans which led to a fracture in his arm. An inquiry had been marked by the Jail Department to probe the allegations.
- 102 intoxicating tablets seized from Ludhiana jail inmates
Checking of three inmates at the Central Jail, Ludhiana, led to the recovery of 102 intoxicating tablets and drug powder from their possession. The inmates were hiding the contraband in their private parts. The suspects have been identified as Sahil, Anshu and Sonu Singh.
- Ludhiana Civic body starts delimitation survey
The Municipal Corporation has started a survey to collect population data for delimitation of the wards for upcoming MC elections. A meeting regarding the survey for delimitation of wards was held at MC&rsquo;s Zone A on Thursday. The meeting was headed by Additional Commissioner Aaditya Dachalwal.
- Missing youth case: Protest in front of Ludhiana CP office over ?slow? probe
Expressing dissatisfaction over the sluggish investigation into the mysterious disappearance of a youth, around a dozen persons, mostly women, on Thursday held a protest outside the Police Commissioner&rsquo;s office.
- Ludhiana: Elevated Road cries for attention
With monsoon round the corner, the Municipal Corporation (MC) is yet to resolve the issues related to choked drainage pipes and broken expansion joints on Elevated Road (Jagraon Bridge towards Chand Cinema side).
- Active Covid cases at 4 - month high in Ludhiana
Active Covid cases touched a four-month high in Ludhiana on Thursday. Hospitalisation of virus-affected patients has also started rising in the district, official figures have revealed.
- UP man held for seeking Rs 10 lakh as ransom from Nawanshahr village resident
A UP-based man, who had sought Rs 10 lakh as ransom from a resident of Naura village in Nawanshahr, has been arrested with the seizure of pistol from him. During the action, the accused Nauman, alias Naushad Ramzani, fired a shot which hit constable Mandeep Singh. Showing exemplary courage, he conti
- Footpath of flyover damaged, Ludhiana Municipal Corporation blames rats
Footpath of flyover damaged, Ludhiana Municipal Corporation blames rats
- Agriculture Department gives 8,000 quintal substandard seed to Punjab farmers
There seems to be no end to the woes of farmers in Punjab with the Agriculture Department now supplying 8,000 quintal substandard seed of &lsquo;dhaincha&rsquo; (green manure crop) to them.
- Poor response to e - auction of liquor vends
Amid a protest by liquor traders against the AAP government for allegedly framing a monopolistic excise policy, the e-auction of vends in 64 groups in the Ludhiana, Ropar and Patiala ranges elicited a poor response with bidders opting for only 14 groups.