DGP Dinkar Gupta consoles family members of Jalandhar STF constable Gurdeep Singh, who lost his life in an encounter with drug traffickers, in Jalandhar on Thursday

DW BUREAU / JALANDHAR A new policy for compensating kin of policemen who sacrificed their lives in the line of duty would be introduced soon, said Punjab DGP Dinkar Gupta here on Thursday. He said the Punjab Police was committed to extend a helping hand to the aggrieved families, who lost their bread winner during […]

Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh reviewing ground situation in flood-hit villages in Sultanpur Lodhi and Jalandhar on Thursday

DW BUREAU / SULTANPUR LODHI /JALANDHAR Reviewing the ground situation in the flood-hit villages for the second time this week, Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh on Thursday announced that his government would canalise all the rivers of the state, taking technical support from World Bank (WB) and Asian Development Bank (ADB). Going around the […]

Capt Amarinder honours 21 eminent personalities with state award

DW BUREAU / JALANDHAR On the occasion of the 73rd Independence Day, Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh conferred state awards to 21 eminent personalities for their outstanding contribution in various fields besides bestowing Chief Minister’s Police Medal on nine police officers/officials in recognition to their distinguished services. These awardees included social activists, artistes, litterateurs, […]

Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh presents sweets to a young child for his superb bhangra performance on the 73rd Independence

DW BUREAU / JALANDHAR Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh on Thursday warned inimical forces against any attempt to destroy the peace and harmony of the country, while calling upon the people to join hands in fighting such forces. Addressing a gathering here at the Guru Gobind Singh Stadium after unfurling the National Flag during […]

Amarinder to lead Ravidas community delegation to seek PMs intervention on temple issue in Delhi

DW BUREAU / Jalandhar Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh will lead a delegation of the Ravidas community to meet Prime Minister Narendra Modi, seeking his intervention over the demolition of its temple in Delhi’s Tughlakabad area on directions of the apex court. The Chief Minister, who met seers and leaders of the community here on […]