Fire Incident Claims 4 Lives In Bathinda Military Station: Punjab
In a firing incident, four died inside Bathinda Military Station in Punjab. After the incident occurred in the early hours, the concerned official cordoned off and quick response teams launched search operations. Furthermore, updating about the icnident, the Army's South Western Command issued a statement,"Firing incident reported in the early hours of the morning around 0435h. Search operations, are in progress. Four Fatal casualties… read-more
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Indian Family Kidnapping: Suspect In California Kidnapping Case Arrested
Jesus Manuel Salgado, has been arrested for allegedly kidnapping and murdering four Indians living in California. The victims include a baby, the two parents and another person. The investigation continues following Salgado’s arrest, to ensure any additional person involved is also nabbed. The bodies of the four victims who originally hailed from Punjab, were reportedly discovered in a farm area in Merced county.
Tags: Indian Family Kidnap, Jesus Manuel Salgado, California, Merced County, Punjab
Punjab CM Expresses Condolences To Sikh Family Killing In California, Demands Probe
Punjab CM Bhagwant Mann expressed grief over the killing of an Indian-origin Sikh family in California and urged the Centre to take up the matter with the US authorities. He also demanded a thorough probe in kidnapping and murder incident, which shook the nation. Notably, bodies of Jasdeep Singh (39), his wife Jasleen Kaur (27), their eight-month-old daughter Aroohi Dheri and Jasdeep's brother Amandeep Singh (39) were found in an orchard.
Tags: Cm bhagwant mann, Punjab, Indian Origin Family, murder, kidnap
Courtesy: Press Trust of India
Punjab Minister Blames Previous Govts For Gangster Deepak Toni’s Escape; Says, ‘Black Sheep’ In Police
Punjab minister and AAP leader Aman Arora blamed that previous governments for the escape of gangster Deepak Tinu from police custody. He further stated that there is a “black sheep” in the police department. Notably, gangster Deepak Tinu, a close aide of gangster Lawrence Bishnoi accused in the Sidhu Moose Wala murder case, was brought from Tihar for questioning, where he reportedly escaped from the police custody.
Tags: Aman Arora, Punjab, AAP, Lawrence Bishnoi, Deepak Tinu
Sidhu Moose Wala Case: Bishnoi’s Aid Deepak Tinu Escapes Custody In Punjab
In the ongoing investigation of Punjabi singer Sidhu Moose Wala’s murder case, accused and gangster Lawrence Bishnoi’s close aid Deepak Tinu escaped custody in Punjab. Tinu was lodged in the custody of Punjab police’s Crime Investigation Agency (CIA). Reportedly, Tinu was brought from Tihar Jail and taken remanded into CIA’s custody for questioning. Sidhu Moose Wala was shot dead near his residence in May, after his security cover was… read-more
Tags: Punjab, CIA, Sidhu Moose Wala, Lawrence Bishnoi, Deepak Tinu
Courtesy: Hindustan Times
Packet With AK-47 Rifle Recovered Near International Border In Ferozepur
The Border Security Force (BSF) and Punjab police recovered a fully wrapped packet with an AK-47 rifle near the International Border. The rifle is suspected to have come from Pakistan, and was found at a farm of a local farmer in Ferozepur. The packet contained “A1” written on it, indicating that other such supplies might exist. With this, the BSF is on a watch in the aforementioned area.
Tags: Ferozepur, BSF, Punjab, AK-47, international border
Environmental Compensation Of Over Rs 2,000 Crore Imposed On Punjab By NGT
The National Green Tribunal (NGT) imposed a fine of Rs 2,000 crore on the state of Punjab as environmental compensation. The penalty has been imposed for allegedly failing to ensure proper treatment of solid and liquid wastes causing harm to the environment. Notably, the compensation has been imposed under section 15 of the NGT Act.
Tags: NGT, Waste management, Punjab, Environmental Compensation, NGT Act
First-Year Student From Lovely Professional University Dies By Suicide In Punjab’s Jalandhar; Protests Erupt
In Punjab’s Jalandhar, a first-year student studying at Lovely Professional University died by way of suicide on September 20. The police reportedly received a call at around 5:30, regarding the demise of a first-year B. Design student. A suicide note has been recovered from the spot, which cites “personal reasons”. A large amount of students stormed the university campus to stage a protest.
Tags: Punjab, Jalandhar, Lovely Professional University, Suicide, Student Death
Amarinder Singh Joins BJP, Merges PLC-BJP In Punjab
Former Punjab CM Amarinder Singh joined the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) in the presence of senior leaders of the saffron party. On September 19, the veteran former Congress leader also merged his newly formed Punjab Lok Congress (PLC), which was floated last year after quitting Congress, and joined it with the BJP. The recent merger is said to be a major setback for opposition, Aam Aadmi Party in Punjab.
Tags: BJP, Amarinder Singh, PLC, Political Merger, Punjab
Courtesy: Zee News India
Ex-Punjab CM Captain Amarinder Singh Likely To Join BJP
Punjab Lok Congress (PLC) chief and former CM Amarinder Singh is likely to join BJP, in presence of senior leaders, on September 19. In the previous assembly polls, PLC in alliance with BJP, lost the election to AAP, and Bhagwant Mann became the CM. Notably, Singh after returning from London following a surgery for his spinal cord, met with PM Modi and Union Home Minister Amit Shah.
Tags: PLC, BJP, Amarinder Singh, Punjab, Patiala
Courtesy: Press Trust Of India