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…

MCM celebrates World No Tobacco Day

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, May 31 The NSS units of Mehr Chand Mahajan DAV College for Women observed World No Tobacco Day today by organising an online Pledge ceremony.…

PU CET(PG) 2021 postponed

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, May 31 This is for information of the candidates in particular and the public in general that due to COVID-19, the Panjab University has decided…

Restrictions extended for 1 week in Chandigarh, shops to open from 9 am to 4 pm

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, May 31 Restrictions imposed by the UT Administration to control Coronavirus in Chandigarh have been extended for a week, although some concessions have also been…

Panjab University declares result of MA (Police Administration)

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, May 31 Panjab University has declared the result of examination December, 2020 of the following courses have been declared/made public today. Master of Arts [Police…

Milkha Singh discharged from hospital

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, May 31 Padma Shri awardee Milkha Singh, who was in the grip of corona, has been discharged from Fortis Hospital on Sunday in view of…

Chandigarh announces free vaccination for residents above 45

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, May 30 Chandigarh administration has announced free COVID vaccine for all residents above 45 years of age in its vaccination centres. UT Adviser Manoj Parida…

UT Estate Office to open for public dealing from June 1

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, May 30 The Estate Office of Chandigarh will resume its functioning from June 1 for the public, said the administration order on Sunday. As per…

Power outages, trees uprooted across Tricity after rain, high-velocity winds

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, May 30 High-velocity winds and showers lashed tricity and adjoining areas on Saturday night. The weather took a sudden turn at around 10 pm on…

The graph of corona patients starts to decrease because of Mini-Covid centers

The Fact News Service, Chandigarh, May 30, So far 15 patients have gone home after recovering from the Mini Covid Care Center set up in the Sports Complex, Sector-43, Chandigarh. Amardeep…

Chandigarh Students make special equipment ,won’t experience heat after wearing PPE kit

The Fact News Service, Chandigarh, May 30, Two students from the city, together with their professor, have designed a device that relieves heat after wearing PPE kits. This device is…

A 45-minutes storm created an outcry in the Tricity, one hour black out

The Fact News Service, Chandigarh, May 30, The change in the weather at around ten o’clock in the night created panic. Tricity had strong winds like the storm. The speed…

Chandigarh reports 5 deaths and 163 new COVID cases

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, May 29 Chandigarh reported 163 new COVID-19 positive cases on Saturday. 5 deaths due to COVID were also reported in the last 24 hours. As…

Chandigarh holds back water tariff hike till March next year

The Fact News Service, Chandigarh, May 29, The water bill that has been collected from the residents as per the increased rate since August last year, will not be adjusted…

Parents need information on School expenditure: Chandigarh Parents Association

The Fact News Service, Chandigarh, May 29, The Parents’ Association has expressed hope that the Chandigarh Education Department will take action in getting the balance sheet applied soon after the…

Environment Society of Chandigarh starts Khas Muhim Bowl of Love

The Fact News Service, Chandigarh, May 29, These days the heat is at its peak. In such a situation many water sources have started drying up. In summer, birds die due to…

Chandigarh reports 6 deaths and 161 new COVID cases

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, May 29 Chandigarh reported 161 new COVID-19 positive cases on Friday. 6 deaths due to COVID were also reported in the last 24 hours. As…

Smuggling of 20 boxes of liquor in the car during the curfew in Chandigarh

The Fact News Service, Chandigarh, May 29, Molly Jagran police arrested one of the accused for smuggling 20 boxes of liquor in the car during the curfew. The accused was identified…

Chandigarh lags behind in cleanliness rankings: Pradeep Chhabra

The Fact News Service, Chandigarh, May 29, Chandigarh is lagging behind in the cleanliness rankings. Former Chandigarh Congress President Pradeep Chhabra has made many allegations on what is the reason for…

Corona Screening Camp to be held in Chandigarh

The Fact News Service, Chandigarh, May 29, The Chandigarh Health Department will set up a Covid screening camp at three places in the city on Saturday. There will be a…

Money asked for the PPE Kit from the relatives of the corona-infected deceased : Chandigarh PGI

The Fact News Service, Chandigarh, May 29, A very strange incident has taken place in PGI Chandigarh. In PGI, money is being demanded from the families of those who lost the…

UT administration cuts cost of COVID tests

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, May 29 Chandigarh administration has reduced the cost of both types of COVID tests – RT-PCR and RAT (Rapid Antigen) on Friday. As per the…

Chandigarh: Sampark centres to remain close on Saturday

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, May 28 As per guidelines of weekend curfew by Chandigarh Administration, all Sampark Centers will remain closed on Saturday, said the administration. However citizens can…

Two PCS Officers of Chandigarh assigned new charges

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, May 28 Chandigarh administration has assigned new charges to two PCS officers on Friday. Read order:

Weekend Curfew to continue in Chandigarh

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, May 28 A weekend curfew will imposed in Chandigarh from May 29, 5 am to May 31, 5 am. The district magistrate Mandip Singh Brar…

PU to hold online counselling for admission to MBA 2021-22

The Fact News Service Chandigarh May 28 University Business School, Panjab University, Chandigarh shall hold Counselling-Cum-Admission Session through online mode at Google Meet for admission to MBA programme(s) of UBS,…

Two UT IAS Officers assigned new charges

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, May 28 Chandigarh administration has assigned new charges to two IAS officers on Friday. Read order issued by UT Adviser Manoj Parida:

Modi government completes 7 years of success

The Fact News Service Chandigarh,  May 27 “On the occasion of the completion of 7 years of the Modi government at the center, the Bharatiya Janata Party will organize more…

Panjab University: Advanced Mass Spectrometer facility inaugurates at SAIF

The Fact News Service Chandigarh May 27 Sophisticated Analytical Instrumentation Facility, Panjab University has added another High end instrument in its basket. The advanced Mass spectrometer “MALDI Synapt XS HD…

Registering & Licensing Authority services to resume in Chandigarh

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, May 27 In view of the decreasing number of COVID cases, it has been decided by the administration to resume the functioning of Registering &…

Chandigarh Red Cross starts helpline, Senior Doctors to give tips

The Fact News Service, Chandigarh, May 27, In this era of the corona epidemic, there is a strange fear in the mind of the people. At times, he hesitates even…

Registering and Licensing Authority office will open in Chandigarh from June 1

The Fact News Service, Chandigarh, May 27, Chandigarh’s Office of Registration and Licensing Authority (RLA) has been closed for the past several weeks due to Corona Pandemic. Because of this, the…

Chandigarh MC asks for late fees instead of waiving the license fees of vendors

The Fact News Service, Chandigarh, May 27, License fees are being sought from the vendor at this time by the Municipal Corporation. While many vendors are not in a position to…

Rape case: Mentally ill girl found pregnant after abdominal pain

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, May 27 The mentally ill girl was raped by a man in Bapudham. The revelation came after the girl suffered a stomach ache.  M. S.…

3,25,264 People get Vaccinations in Chandigarh, PGI and GMCH to increase testing

The Fact News Service, Chandigarh, May 27, According to the Chandigarh Health Department, 3,25,264 people have been vaccinated in the city so far. So far, 1,935 people got vaccinated. 24,776…

Water level in Chandigarh’s Sukhna Lake Comes down 1154 feet

The Fact News Service, Chandigarh, May 27, In the year 2020, the rain was good due to which the water level of Sukhna lake reached above the danger mark. After…

Refrigerator and un-washed mask threatens black fungus: Chandīgarh PGI

The Fact News Service, Chandigarh, May 27, Most people are prone to black fungus due to high use of steroids, diabetes, and infection in corona-infected patients. There are many reasons…

Chandigarh Administration to open shops of non-essential and essential commodities

The Fact News Service, Chandigarh, May 27, Approval has been given by Chandigarh Administration to open shops of non-essential and essential commodities at this time. But barber and haircutting salons are…

Human Rights Society and Residents Welfare Association set up Vaccination Camp in Chandigarh

The Fact News Service, Chandigarh, May 27,  In Chandigarh, while awareness campaigns are going on for vaccination in the city, vaccination camps are also being organized in large numbers to…

Chandigarh Administration speeds up power privatisation process

The Fact News Service, Chandigarh, May 26, With a decline in the number of Covid-19 cases, the UT Administration has stepped up the process for privatization of the Electricity Department.…

UT administration stays hike on water tariff

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, May 26 Chandigarh administration issued a notification on Wednesday to put the water tariff hike on hold till March 31, 2022 amid COVID crisis in…

Panjab University starts webinar series “Mind Marathon” at UIFT & VD

The Fact News Service Chandigarh May 26 University Institute of Fashion Technology & Vocational Development, (UIFT & VD), Panjab University started with a webinar series titled “Mind Marathon”. “This series…

Hospital-like facility being provided at mini Covid care centers in Chandigarh

The Fact News Service, Chandigarh, May 26, UT administration worked on an idea. The administration would not have even thought that this idea would be so beneficial and full of confidence. Which…

Dr Trust donates medical devices to PGI

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, May 26 As the country is grappling with a shortage of monitoring medical devices in the country, Nureca Limited, owner of the leading healthcare and…

Chandigarh Administration closes vaccine booking for 18+

The Fact News Service, Chandigarh, May 26, The city is left with only 8,800 doses of Covishield for the 18-44 age group. This has prompted the UT Administration to go…

Summer Month Sparks more Fire Incidents: Fire Department

The Fact News Service, Chandigarh, May 26, As the temperature rises in summer, fire incidents have started increasing in different places in the city. At the same time, there was a…

Chandigarh traffic police personnel became guards and saved two lives

The Fact News Service, Chandigarh, May 26, Two laborers working from the ground under the wire were buried under the soil while digging. When both the laborers landed in the pit,…

Chandigarh reports 5 deaths and 258 new COVID cases

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, May 26 Chandigarh reported 258 new COVID-19 positive cases on Tuesday. 5 deaths due to COVID were also reported in the last 24 hours. As…

Administration decision to ban the increased rate of water in Chandigarh

The Fact News Service, Chandigarh, May 26, On the decision of the administration to ban the increased rate of water in Chandigarh, where politics has started in Congress and BJP. At…

Chandigarh MC tax branch await their salaries

The Fact News Service, Chandigarh, May 25, About 20 staff members of the tax branch of the MC have not got their salary for April. They met the Additional Commissioner…

Tele OPD service started in PGI for heart disease patients

The Fact News Service, Chandigarh, May 25, The Cardiology Department of Chandigarh PGI has issued helpline numbers for Tele OPD service in place of Physical OPD keeping in view the…

Underpass to be constructed after changing service lines at Chandigarh PU-PGI

The Fact News Service, Chandigarh, May 25, The construction of the much-awaited walkway (underpass) between Punjab University (PU) and PGI will be started soon by the administration. The engineering wing of…

Chandigarh administration and Red Cross Society start Oxygen Concentrator Bank for COVID patients

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, May 25 The Chandigarh Administration in association with the Indian Red Cross Society of Chandigarh branch has started ‘Oxygen Concentrator Bank for COVID patients’ who…

Chemist shops in Chandigarh can open 24*7

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, May 25 Chandigarh Adviser Manoj Parida has allowed all chemist shops of the city to open round the clock. “During this epidemic (COVID-19), chemist shops…

Black Fungus: UT administration to buy 2k vials of Liposomal Amphotericin B injection

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, May 25 Chandigarh administration has placed an order for buying 2,000 vials of Liposomal Amphotericin B injection, used for treatment of Mucormycosis (Black Fungus) with…

Chandigarh reports 7 deaths and 245 new COVID cases, death toll crosses 700

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, May 25 Chandigarh reported 245 new COVID-19 positive cases on Monday. 7 deaths due to COVID were also reported in the last 24 hours. As…