2 deaths and 41 new Covid cases reported in Chandigarh

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, June 16 Chandigarh reported 41 new COVID-19 positive cases on Wednesday. 2 deaths due to COVID were also reported in the last 24 hours. As…

PU Library to open with 50% strength

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, June 16 The authorities of the Panjab University have announced that all libraries of the campus including AC Joshi Library will be opened for students.…

PU issues instructions for online exams starting from June 28

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, June 16 Panjab University has issued detailed instructions for the students and these instructions are available on the notice board of the examination website at…

E-Tenders for sale of 222 vacant units in different Sectors of Chandigarh

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, June 16 The Chandigarh Housing Board has invited E-Tenders for sale of its 222 vacant units in different Sectors of Chandigarh. Prospective bidders may locate…

Milkha Singh’s health seeks continuous improvement

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, June 16 Legendary Indian sprinter Milkha Singh’s battle with COVID-19 at PGIMER’s Intensive Care Unit (ICU) completed its sixth day on Tuesday amid continuous improvement…

Chandigarh logs 3 deaths and 40 new COVID cases

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, June 16 Chandigarh reported 40 new COVID-19 positive cases on Tuesday. 2 deaths due to COVID were also reported in the last 24 hours. As…

All shops to remain open in Chandigarh, night curfew continues

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, June 15 In the light of the decline in the number of COVID-19 cases, the UT Chandigarh Administration has once again announced the relaxation of…

Canadian resident demanded, special fast track court for NRIs in tricity

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, June 15 Cases of property fraud with NRI people are increasing continuously in the Tricity. People leave their families and go thousands of kilometers away…

World Blood Donar Day celebrated at GMSH Sector-16

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, June 15 World Blood Donor Day is celebrated every year on 14th June to thank Voluntary non remunerated blood donors for their life saving gift…

Chandigarh logs 2 deaths and 50 new COVID cases

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, June 15 Chandigarh reported 50 new COVID-19 positive cases on Monday. 2 deaths due to COVID were also reported in the last 24 hours. As…

World Blood Donor Day celebrated at GMSH-16, Chandigarh

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, June 14 World Blood Donor Day is celebrated every year on 14th June to thank voluntary non remunerated blood donors for their life saving gift…

Chandigarh logs 2 deaths and 50 new Covid cases

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, June 14 Chandigarh reported 50 new COVID-19 positive cases on Monday. 2 deaths due to COVID were also reported in the last 24 hours. As…

RBU scientist gets coveted award

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, June 14 Dr Gurfateh Singh, Head of the University School of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Rayat Bahra University, has been awarded with Certificate of Honour by the…

Power Privatization: UT Admn sends copy of Punjab & Haryana High Court stay order to Center

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, June 14 The UT administration has finally delivered a copy of the Punjab and Haryana High Court’s stay order on power privatization to the ministry…

Milkha Singh’s wife Nirmal passes away due to Covid

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, June 13 Milkha Singh’s wife Nirmal Kaur passed away on Sunday evening after a valiant battle against Covid. The family of Milkha Singh informed, “We…

Chandigarh reports 3 deaths and 58 new COVID cases

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, June 13 Chandigarh reported 58 new COVID-19 positive cases on Saturday. 3 deaths due to COVID were also reported in the last 24 hours. As…

PGIMER to start serological survey of children in Chandigarh

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, June 12 In a first in the country, the Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research (PGIMER) here is going to start a serological survey…

219th blood donation camp by Thalassaemic Charitable Trust

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, June 12 Chandigarh was organised on 12th June 2021 at  PGIMER , Chandigarh. The Camp was conducted under strict COVID19 guide lines and restrictions.  153…

Milkha Singh and his wife Nirmal Kaur’s health is stable

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, June 12 The health of 91-year-old Flying Sikh Padmashree Milkha Singh, admitted to PGI Chandigarh, is continuously improving. However, he is still admitted in the…

Drug smuggler held in the slum area of Chandigarh, 25 injections recovered

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, June 12 Police has arrested an accused supplying narcotic injections of drugs in different areas of Chandigarh. The arrested accused has been identified as 40-year-old…

Governor inaugurates 1st MRF-cum-Garbage Transfer Station at Chandigarh

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, June 12 V.P. Singh Badnore, Governor, Punjab and Administrator, UT, Chandigarh today inaugurated the first Material Recovery Facility – cum – Garbage Transfer Station at…

MCM helms ‘Be an Immunity Ambassador’

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, June 12 The Postgraduate Department of Sociology at Mehr Chand Mahajan DAV College for Women, in collaboration with Chandigarh Commission for Protection of Child Rights…

Chandigarh declares public holiday on June 14

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, June 12 The UT Chandigarh Administration has declared public holiday on June 14 on account of the Martyrdom of fifth Sikh Guru, Guru Arjun Dev.…

Chandigarh announces curfew on Sunday

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, June 12 It was decided in the previous war room meeting of the UT administration, the district magistrate Mandip Singh Brar on Friday officially announced…

Chandigarh logs 3 deaths and 70 new COVID cases

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, June 12 Chandigarh reported 70 new COVID-19 positive cases on Friday. 3 deaths due to COVID were also reported in the last 24 hours. As…

PGIMER to launch a week long campaign ‘Yoga Hi! BP Bye!’ to celebrate International Yoga Day

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, June 12 The Department of Community Medicine and School of Public Health (DCM & SPH), PGIMER in collaboration with the CCRYN-Centre for Mind Body Medicine…

Re-auction of left over fancy/special registration numbers of previous series starts from June 14

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, June 11 It is for the information to the general public/residents of Chandigarh that the registration for participating in re-auction of left over fancy/special registration…

Chandigarh to become bin free city, garbage transfer station started

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, June 11 Material recovery facility cum garbage transfer station has been started in Industrial Area Phase-II. Administrator VP Singh Badnore inaugurated this station. This plant…

Employees of PU’s regional center protest against admn to withdraw new rules

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, June 11 Protests have intensified against the new rules for promotion of non-teaching employees in Panjab University, Chandigarh and Regional Center. After PU campus Chandigarh,…

Drug smuggler arrested in Chandigarh, 16 gm heroin recovered

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, June 11 During the night curfew, a youth who was going to supply heroin was arrested by the Sector 39 police station in the area.…

AAP writes to Commissioner MC charged late fee from street vendors while Sampark Centers were lying closed

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, June 11 Municipal Corporation is charging late fee @ Rs. 10 per day for delay in payment of monthly licence fees from poor street vendors,…

MCM holds online sessions on Wealth Creation and ITR

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, June 11 The Post Graduate Department of Commerce at Mehr Chand Mahajan DAV College for Women organised a webinar on the topic ‘Wealth Creation through…

UT administration forms committee to inquire overcharging by private hospitals

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, June 11 UT administration has formed a committee on Thursday to inquire into the complaints made by the patients or affected persons with regard to…

Chandigarh logs 2 deaths and 66 new COVID cases

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, June 11 Chandigarh reported 66 new COVID-19 positive cases on Thursday. 2 deaths due to COVID were also reported in the last 24 hours. As…

Chandigarh DC instructs SDMs to ensure strict adherence to COVID safety protocols

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, June 11 Chandigarh Deputy Commissioner, Mandip Singh Brar, IAS held a meeting on Thursday in the presence of ADC K.P.S. Mahi with all three SDMs…

Chandigarh Commission for Protection of Child Rights visits Pediatric Ward of GMCH 32

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, June 11 Keeping in view, the third Covid-19 wave is expected to affect children the most , Chandigarh Commission for Protection of Child Rights (CCPCR)…

Panjab University opens A.C. Joshi Library

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, June 10 The Competent Authority, Panjab University has allowed the opening of A.C. Joshi Library from June 10, 2021 for Research Scholars with 50% of…

Nobby Singh creates positive atmosphere at Buddy Auro Mini COVID Care Centre in Chandigarh

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, June 10 While everybody is looking for a positivity amidst the outbreak of coronavirus, renowned Punjabi singer Nobby Singh left no stone unturned in spreading…

E-Tender of 55 vacant dwelling units on free-hold -basis

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, June 10 During the first week of June 2021, the Chandigarh Housing Board has finalized E-Tender. Total 97 bids were received for 27 dwelling units…

PU schedule for 2nd semester practical examinations extended

The Fact News Service Chandigarh June 10 Panjab University on Thursday announced that the Practical Examination (Viva-voce/presentation) of the candidates of Undergraduate/Postgraduate/vocational/diploma (even semester) 2nd, 4th & 6th Semester scheduled…

Prizes for online payments to CHB

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, June 10 Chandigarh Housing Board has introduced the facility of online payment of all kind of dues and now the allottees are not required to…

UT completes 83% distribution of food grains under PMGKAY

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, June 10 The Food & Supplies Department of Chandigarh administration is distributing free food grains at 10 kg wheat per person for two months (May…

Chandigarh reports 2 deaths and 84 new COVID cases

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, June 10 Chandigarh reported 84 new COVID-19 positive cases on Wednesday. 2 deaths due to COVID were also reported in the last 24 hours. As…

Panjab University to resume full day working

The Fact News Service Chandigarh , June 10 Panjab University, Chandigarh has decided to resume the office timings from 9.00 a.m. to 5.00 p.m. with full strength wef 10th June,…

PU to conduct even semester examinations in online mode

The Fact News Service Chandigarh June 9 In view of the surge of pandemic in recent past and keeping in mind the safety of students and staff, Panjab University would…

No private labs can charge more than fixed rates of COVID tests, reminds UT administration

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, June 9 Chandigarh administration again made it clear that no private laboratories can charge more than the already fixed rates of the COVID testing. The…

Chandigarh: Night curfew timings change

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, June 9 Chandigarh administration had decided in the war room meeting, held on Tuesday, to change the timings of the night curfew in the city.…

Chandigarh department distributes free food under yojna

The Fact News Service Chandigarh.9 The Department is distributing free food grains @ 10Kg Wheat per person for two months (May & June, 2021) in one go under Pradhan Mantri…

UT traffic police issues special car stickers to veteran members of Chandigarh Press Club

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, June 9 Chandigarh traffic police on Tuesday issued special kind of stickers, to be pasted on vehicles, for senior citizens, who are the members of…

Continuous improvement in condition of COVID-afflicted Milkha Singh: Hospital

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, June 9 The condition of ‘Flying Sikh’ Milkha Singh and his wife Nirmal Milkha Singh is said to be stable and improving continuously, stated both…

Bazam-e-Adab organised by Urdu department in Panjab University

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, June 8 Destiny deported  Panipat to influence the course of our Political and literary history in a big way, said Dr. Ali Abbas, Coordinator of…

MCM’s Rendezvous and Reminiscences 2021 connects alumni virtually

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, June 8 Keeping the flame of connectivity alive during the current unprecedented times, Mehr Chand Mahajan DAV College for Women, in a unique showcase of…

Chandigarh extends shops opening timing, malls to reopen from Wednesday

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, June 8 In the wake of the dip in the COVID-19 cases, the UT Chandigarh administration has decided to extend the timings for opening shops…

Not for courts to judge: Punjab and Haryana HC grants protection to live-in couple

The Fact news Service Chandigarh, June 8 In another decision conflicting with the views of other benches, the Punjab and Haryana High Court granted protection to a live-in couple, observing…

Chandigarh reports 48 new COVID cases & 2 deaths

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, June 8 Chandigarh reported 48 new COVID-19 positive cases on Monday. 2 deaths due to COVID were also reported in the last 24 hours. As…

Terrible fire in pet shop in Zirakpur, fish worth Rs 1 lakh burnt alive along with birds

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, June 7 A sudden fire broke out in a pet shop located near Unicity Society at Zirakpur-Panchkula Light Point late in the night. In this…

Rana Sodhi speaks to PGI doctos, enquires about Olympian Milkha Singh’s health

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, June 7 Punjab Sports Minister Rana Gurmit Singh Sodhi on Monday spoke to doctors at PGI to enquire about national icon and Olympian Milkha Singh’s…

360 clerks appointed in Chandigarh admn

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, June 7 Despite the restrictions imposed due to corona situation, the Chandigarh Administration has been able to complete the process of recruitment of 360 clerical…

Gurudwara Committee Sec 8 President hand over ventilator to Tera Hi Tera Mission

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, June 6 Gurudwara Committee Sec 8 president H S Narula handed over a Ventilator received as a donation from Vietnam Embassy to Harjit Sabharwal trustee…

Family who left Chandigarh for Delhi, suddenly disappeared

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, June 6 The couple, who left Chandigarh for Delhi, suddenly disappeared. According to information received, Balwinder Singh, a resident of Delhi, had left Chandigarh for…

Chandigarh Corona Update: 98 new cases of Coronavirus, 3 deaths

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, June 6 In Union Territory of Chandigarh, 98 new cases of Coronavirus have been reported. During this period, three patients died due to the epidemic,…

MCM celebrates World Environment Day

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, June 5 Observing World Environment Day with fervour, Mehr Chand Mahajan DAV College for Women organised various activities with the aim to raise awareness and…

Milkha Singh is stable, don’t create rumors about him: Rijiju

New Delhi, June 5 Kiren Rijiju, the Union Minister for Youth Affairs and Sports, on Saturday said track legend Milkha Singh is stable and people should refrain from spreading rumors…

Chandigarh Youth Congress workers protested outside Sector 16 Government Hospital and ‘begged’ for vaccines

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, June 5 They protested against the unavailability of vaccines and the misguided policy of the Government to neglect it’s own citizens and initially send vaccines…

Chandigarh observes 1-day state mourning in respect of former Mauritius President

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, June 5 As a mark of respect to the departed dignitary, Anerood Jugnauth, former Mauritius President and Prime Minister of the Republic of Mauritius, Chandigarh…

Asstt. Professor of PU gave message to people to plant saplings on Environment Day

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, June 4 Message on 5th June World Environment Day: On the occasion of International Environment Day, Assistant Professor Gaurav Gaur of Panjab University has given…

Chandigarh Director School Education Rubinderjit Brar again corona positive

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, June 4 Chandigarh Director School Education Rubinderjit Singh Brar has once again come corona positive. His corona positive report came on Friday morning at 9.30…

Protest held by ‘Safai Sevak Union’, burnt effigy of Punjab CM

The Fact News Service Kurali, June 4 On the call of the Safai Sevak Union in support of the demands, the Safai Sevaks of the Municipal Council, who were on…

Liquor smuggling in Chandigarh amid restrictions, 3 held

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, June 4 Despite strict restrictions in Chandigarh, liquor smuggling is not being curbed. Different police stations have arrested three accused from three places in their…

Weekend curfew on Saturday and Sunday, essential services to open till 2 pm

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, June 4 Weekend Curfew Extend in Chandigarh: To control the corona infection, the process of giving relief to the people in the restrictions imposed in…

Milkha Singh’s condition better, stable; team of doctors monitoring him at PGI

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, June 4 Track legend Milkha Singh, who was on Thursday admitted to the ICU in COVID hospital of Post Graduate Institute of Medical Education and…

Milkha Singh admitted to ICU of PGIMER Hospital, oxygen level decreased

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, June 4 Milkha Singh was admitted to Mohali hospital for 6 days, after this his health improved and he was discharged from the hospital. But…

Youth escapes without paying Rs 4,324.28 diesel cost at petrol pump in Chandigarh

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, June A rider reached the petrol filling station in Chandigarh around 8.30 pm to fill fuel in his car. The young man in the car…

Teenage girl marries a second time, Punjab & Haryana HC terms it invalid, sends her to care home

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, June 4 Taking up protection plea of a 16-year-old girl who allegedly got married for the second time, the Punjab and Haryana High Court directed…

AAP calls upon administration to extend financial help to construction workers

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, June 3 AAP Convenor Prem Garg has written a letter to Manoj Parida, Adviser to the UT Administrator for providing financial assistance for building and…

On occasion of World Bicycle Day  Professor peddles down to student’s house to give N95 mask and Internet pack money

The Fact News Service Chandigarh. June 3 On the occasion of world bicycle day,  Panditrao Dharenavar, assistant Professor in post Graduate Government College Sector-46 Chandigarh peddled down to his student’s…

Over 32-bedded Corona ward to be built in PGI for children, 50-bedded ICU in Sector-45

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, June 3 Despite the cases have started coming down, PGI, GMCH-32 and GMSH-16 in Chandigarh have already started preparations for third wave so that children…

Doctor commits suicide in his Sector 16 residence

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, June 3 A doctor died after falling from the window of the second floor of his house in a suspicious condition. At present, Sector-17 police…

Model Tenancy Act soon to be applicable in Chandigarh, houses will not be to be given on rent without written agreement

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, June 3 The Central Government has approved the Model Tenancy Act. This act will also be applicable in Chandigarh. Adviser Manoj Kumar Parida said that…

Black Fungus: Chandigarh gets 280 doses of Amphotericin B Injection

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, June 3 The Chandigarh Health Department has received 280 doses of Amphotericin B Injection for the treatment of black fungus patients from the Centre. The…

Chandigarh reports 3 deaths and 134 new COVID cases

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, June 3 Chandigarh reported 134 new COVID-19 positive cases on Wednesday. 3 deaths due to COVID were also reported in the last 24 hours. As…

Milkha Singh’s wife Nirmal Kaur’s health still not improving

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, June 2 The condition of Nirmal Kaur, former volleyball player, and wife of Padma Shri awardee Milkha Singh, is still stable. She is admitted to…

A total of 3.54 lakh people got vaccine so far in city

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, June 2 The phase of corona vaccination is going on in Chandigarh including the whole country. Now, most vaccinations are happening in the age group…

Bike rider snatched gold chain from woman going home

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, June 2 The terror of bike-borne snatchers continues in Chandigarh despite restrictions. In Sector 47, the accused riding a black bike escaped by snatching a…

Chandigarh Police caught drug smuggler, recovered 20 grams of heroin

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, June 2 Police have arrested a drug smuggler in checking during the night curfew. Police have recovered heroin from a youth arrested near Dolphin Chowk.…

UT Administrator asks Health Deptt. keep beds reserved for children, who may get affected with COVID

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, June 2 Governor of Punjab & Administrator, UT, Chandigarh held a review meeting with senior officers of the Administration in UT Secretariat today. After Dr.…

Webinar on World Environment Day at PU

The Fact News Service Chandigarh June 2 The office of Dean International Students in collaboration with Department of Sociology, Panjab University  and support from Department of History and Department of…

MCM celebrates Menstrual Hygiene Day and organizes webinar on Post COVID care

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, June 2 On the occasion of Menstrual Hygiene Day, the NSS Units of Mehr Chand Mahajan DAV College for Women organised an online talk on…

India will get herd immunity in next three weeks: Dr Ravi Godse

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, June 2 Dr Ravi Godse, world famous Internal Medicine specialist from USA held a live session on Sunday with Dr HK Kharbanda, Ex Assistant Professor…

Change in garbage collection charges in Chandigarh

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, June 2 Chandigarh Municipal Corporation has made some changes in Garbage Collection Charges. Now collection charges will be taken on the basis of number of…

Chandigarh logs 5 deaths and 108 new COVID cases

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, June 2 Chandigarh reported 108 new COVID-19 positive cases on Tuesday. 5 deaths due to COVID were also reported in the last 24 hours. As…

Good response in e-tender for vacant dwelling units on free-hold basis

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, June 1 The Chandigarh Housing Board invited e-Tenders for the sale of 79 Built-up Dwelling Units on Free-Hold Basis. The units were available in Sector-38(West),…

Captain bargaining to save his seat by giving jobs to sons of MLAs

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, June 1 The Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) MLA and state Youth Wing president Gurmeet Singh Meet Hayer, while commenting on the recommendation to appoint Congress…

Complaint lodged against Baba Ramdev in Chandigarh

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, June 1 A complaint has been lodged against Baba Ramdev in the District Court, Sector-43, Chandigarh on Tuesday in connection with the recent dispute with…

PU extends measures to curb COVID

The Fact News Service Chandigarh June 1 The Committee constituted for reviewing the status of COVID-19 cases in Panjab University, met on Tuesday and on the basis of recommendations, the…

‘Rabta Muhim’ successfully conducted by school teachers

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, June 1 Kirshan Kumar instructs teachers to carry out educational activities with more determination. Expressing satisfaction over the successful completion of ‘Rabta Muhim’ by the…

Chandigarh Press Club condemns unlawful detention of journalist by cop

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, June 1 The Chandigarh Press Club condemns the Chandigarh Police for the unlawful detention of club member and Journalist Rishu Raj Singh on Monday night,…

Chandigarh logs 8 deaths and 124 new COVID cases

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, June 1 Chandigarh reported 124 new COVID-19 positive cases on Monday. 8 deaths due to COVID were also reported in the last 24 hours. As…

1,400 MTs wheat distributed under PMGKAY

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, May 31 The Chandigarh Administration has distributed 1,400 metric tonnes of wheat under Pradhan Mantri Garib Kalyan Anna Yojana. The foodgrains are distributed free of…

Ex-MP Satyapal Jain wrote letter to Amit Shah to increase pension

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, May 31 Chairman of the Social Welfare Committee of Chandigarh and former BJP MP Satya Pal Jain has written a letter to Union Home Minister…