Citing IB inputs regarding probable violence in Faridkot, Govt bans SAD rally

DW Bureau / Chandigarh In view of the intelligence inputs regarding possible violence and threat to the life of top Akali leaders, The Punjab Government has banned the Shiromani Akali Dal’s Pol Khol Rally which was scheduled to be held in Faridkot on Sunday. This decision was probably conveyed to the SAD supremo Parkash Singh […]

JUST IN — Mohammed Mustafa is Punjab’s new STF Chief, H S Sidhu appointed Special Principal Secretary to CM

Nitin Jain, DW Bureau, Chandigarh The Punjab Government on Saturday shifted high profile IPS officer, H S Sidhu from the post of the post Task Force (STF) Chief and posted DGP (Human Rights) Mohammed Mustafa in his place. A Home Department order said that Sidhu has been appointed as Special Principal Secretary to the Chief […]

The ‘powerful’ men and their Punjab police

Manish Tiwari / Chandigarh It is common knowledge that bureaucrats don’t like to indulge in ‘ugly fights’ with their brethren. Rather they like to stand by each other in an hour of crisis. This perception, however, is the reverse in the case of police officers. They may go to any extent to hit out at […]

‘Bribe’ paid for illegal recruitment of constables; VB launches probe

Action against AIG, other police officials initiated; role of a senior Home Dept officer too under scanner Manish Tiwari | Chandigarh The Punjab police have initiated action against several officers, including AIG Malvinder Singh Sidhu, in connection with a recruitment scam and handed over the case to the State Vigilance Bureau (VB) for investigations. Soon […]

Sky Rock Scam: Probe hit roadblock as Punjab didnÔÇÖt find even Ex-CBI officer Neelabh Kishore (IPS) ÔÇÿgood enoughÔÇÖ

ePaper Version: Manish Tiwari / Chandigarh : Building Castles In Air A Punjab government decision to shift a probe into the allegations of Rs 1,000 crore residential plots scam in SAS Nagar, Mohali, from one IPS officer to another to the third to the fourth to the fifth…, every time the police tried to seriously […]