Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh presiding over the Cabinet meeting at the CMO, Chandigarh on Friday

DW BUREAU / Chandigarh The Punjab Cabinet on Friday approved replacement of the blue cards under the Atta Dal scheme with new smart cards, while giving the go-ahead to engaging three Government of India PSUs for the computerization of the state’s Targeted Public Distribution System (TPDS). The Cabinet which met here on Wednesday under the […]

Khairas name had come up in a heroin smuggling case after the arrest of some drugs smugglers in 2015

DW BUREAU / Chandigarh The Punjab and Haryana High Court on Friday dismissed a petition challenging an order of a court in Punjab’s Fazilka town in which senior AAP leader Sukhpal Singh Khaira was summoned earlier in connection with a drugs case. Though the high court on Friday quashed the non-bailable warrants (NBW) issued against […]

Punjab Cab approves creation of separate police wing for probe

DW BUREAU / Chandigarh The Punjab Cabinet on Friday approved the creation of a separate police wing for investigation of cases to “strengthen” policing in the state and ensure proper probe of heinous cases of crime. The move, in line with the directives of various courts in this regard, will lead to the separation of […]

Haryana & Punjab agrees to construct 700-metre road between sector 20 Panchkula,

DW BUREAU / Chandigarh The Haryana and Punjab have agreed to construct 700- meter road between Sector 20, Panchkula, and Peer Mushalla, Punjab, and construct a bridge on Ghaggar river to facilitate traffic coming from Sectors 25 and 26, Panchkula. Besides, an agreement has also been reached on the construction of a southern ring road […]

Out of the 3600 announcements concerning various development projects made by him, 2550 announcements have either been completed or in progress, the CM said

DW BUREAU / Chandigarh Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar said the proposal regarding the expansion of metro train upto Kundli in district Sonipat has been prepared and for beyond the Kundli area, Rapid Metro and other options are being considered. Khattar was interacting with media persons in Sonipat on Friday. Khattar said out of […]

State fixed rate of development charges in Gurugram, Faridabad

DW BUREAU / Chandigarh Haryana Government has fixed the rate of development charges in 15 colonies of Gurugram and nine colonies of Faridabad. The colonies have been divided into three categories and after paying the development charges, Urban Local Bodies Department would provide all infrastructure facilities to residents in these colonies. Stating this here on […]