Punjab govt to recruit Class D employees on regular basis, says CM

New Delhi, October 19 Ahead of Punjab Assembly polls, Chief Minister Charanjit Singh Channi on Tuesday announced that the state government has decided to recruit Class D employees on a…

Punjab caps dengue test rate in private facilities at ₹600

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, October 19 Chandigarh With dengue cases in Punjab already thrice the number last year, deputy chief minister Om Parkash Soni, who also holds the charge…

Drug cartel kingpin admits to preparing 250 kg heroin

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, October 19 Harminder Singh Randhawa, alias Romi Randhawa, the kingpin of an international drug cartel who was extradited from Thailand nearly three months ago and…

Day after Sidhu’s missive to Sonia, Channi promises to implement party agenda, resolve all issues

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, October 19 Chandigarh Amid a fresh push by Punjab Congress president Navjot Singh Sidhu for implementation of pending agenda ahead of the assembly elections, chief…

Punjab emerging as preferred destination for ethanol plants

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, October 19 Punjab is proving to be a favoured destination in the country for setting up ethanol distillation plants. As many as 25 business houses…

SAD announces 4 more candidates for Punjab Assembly election

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, October 19 The Shiromani Akali Dal on Tuesday announced four more candidates for the Punjab Assembly polls. With this, the party has announced 74 candidates…

Amritsar man arrested for wife’s suicide ‘hangs self’ in police lock-up

Amritsar, October 19 A man allegedly committed suicide in Division D police station’s lock-up here on Tuesday morning. Dilpreet Singh, a resident of Phoollan Wala Chowk, was arrested for alleged…

Amid speculation to launch a new party, Capt Amarinder Singh reaches Delhi

New Delhi, October 19 Amid speculation that he will launch a new political party, former Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh reached Delhi on Monday. This is Captain Amarinder Singh’s…

Ensure adequate arrangements of tripulins and bardana for safety of paddy in mandis: DC asks procurement agencies

The Fact News Service Jalandhar, October 19  Deputy Commissioner Ghanshyam Thori today asked the procurement agencies to ensure adequate arrangements of tripulin and Bardana in grain markets keeping in view…

382239.381 MT paddy procured on 16th day: Ashu

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, October 19 The Government procurement agencies have procured 381464.381  metric tonnes of paddy in Punjab on 16th  day of procurement of this Kharif Season. Disclosing…

75th anniversary of Independence to be celebrated in a befitting mannerin Jalandhar

The Fact News Service Jalandhar, October 19 District Administration Jalandhar is all set to organize series of events to mark the 75th anniversary of Independence of India as a part…

Excise Dept lodges FIR against liquor contractor after recovery of non-excise duty paid liquor

The Fact News Service Jalandhar, October 19 Excise Department has got an FIR lodged against a SBS Nagar based liquor contractor after the recovery of non excise duty paid liquor…

Sports Minister Pargat Singh approves cash prizes for over 3000 players and coaches for 2018-19 and 2019-20

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, October 18 The Sports Minister Pargat Singh today approved the cash prizes, in limbo since 2 years, to the players and Coaches hailing from State…

Sukhbir condemns CM Channi on BSF jurisdiction row

The Fact News Service Abohar, October 18 Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) president Sukhbir Singh Badal today condemned chief minister Charanjit Singh Channi for downplaying the dangers posed by the centre’s…

Ferozepur RTA impounds 5 unauthorized private buses

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, October 18 As many as 5 unauthorized private buses have been impounded by the Transport Department officials in district Ferozepur today, complying to the directions…

Punjab CM Channi announces Rs 1,000 crore for holistic development of Sri Chamkaur Sahib constituency

The Fact News Service Sri Chamkaur Sahib, October 18 On the first day for distributing cheques to the villages and holding public meetings in the Sri Chamkaur Sahib Constituency, Punjab…

No injustice with private bus operators, rather waived off their taxes of corona period: Raja Warring

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, October 18 Clearing the air on the allegations of injustice by private bus operators, Punjab Transport Minister Amarinder Singh Raja Warring today clarified that the…

3 new positive cases reported in Mohali

The Fact News Service SAS Nagar, October 18 A total of 68,785 positive cases of Covid-19 have been found in the district so far out of which 67,683 patients have…

Sainik School Kapurthala announces admission for session 2022-23 in Class VI and IX

The Fact News Service Kapurthala, October 18 Established in the year 1961, Sainik School Kapurthala has become the epitome of educational excellence and pride. The school has carved a niche…

OP Soni orders formation of district level committees for dengue control

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, October 18  In order to curb the spread of dengue fever cases in the state. Punjab Deputy Chief Minister Om Parkash Soni has directed to…

There is no dearth of funds for public welfare works: Sunder Sham Arora

The Fact News Service Hoshiarpur, October 18 MLA Sunder Sham Arora, while handing over a check of Rs 3 lakh for social welfare works to Udemy Welfare Society in the…

CM hails Congress working committee resolution in support of farmers fighting for repeal of black farm laws

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, October 18 The senior Congress leader and Punjab Chief Minister Charanjit Singh Channi on Monday hailed the Congress Working Committee (CWC) for showing concern for…

All matters will be resolved, says Punjab CM Channi after Sidhu flags issues in letter to Sonia

Chandigarh, October 18 All matters will be resolved and the party’s agenda implemented, Punjab Chief Minister Charanjit Singh Channi said on Monday, a day after the Congress’ Punjab unit chief…

Students will be made aware against adulteration in schools and colleges

The Fact News Service Hoshiarpur, October 18 District Health Officer Dr. Lakhveer Singh informed that to save people from adulteration in the district, checking and awareness campaign is going on…

DC Ludhiana reviews preparations and arrangements for progressive Punjab Investors Summit scheduled on October 27

The Fact News Service Ludhiana, October 18 Deputy Commissioner Varinder Kumar Sharma on Monday reviewed the preparations and arrangements in view of the fourth edition of ‘Progressive Punjab Investors Summit’…

2 lakh 66 thousand 325 MT paddy arrives in mandis of Patiala district: Sandeep Hans

The Fact News Service Patiala, October 18 Disclosing this here today Deputy Commissioner Sandeep Hans said that 2 lakh 66 thousand 325 metric tonnes of paddy had arrived in the…

For Army recruitment for years 2020-21 and 2021-22 General Entrance Examination (CEE) cancelled

The Fact News Service Amritsar, October 18 March 31, 2021 from 01 April 2020 for the Sikh regimental center, ramagarha Kent and from 01 April 2021 until March 31, 2022…

Legal Services Authority Moga has so far conducted more than 500 Legal Literacy Seminars

The Fact News service Moga, October 18 Under the direction of the National Legal Services Authority, New Delhi, the Pan India Campaign has been launched on the occasion of the…

National Achievement survey training seminar for Government School Teachers launched

The Fact News Service Barnala , October 18 The School Education Department under the guidance of Education Minister Pargat Singh and Education Secretary Ajoy Sharma during the National Achievement Survey…

Barnala Legal Services Authority inaugurated Amrit Mahautsav

The Fact News Service Barnala, October 18 Virinder Agarwal, District and Sessions Judge-including-Chairman, District Legal Services Authority, Barnala inaugurated the Nalsa-Independence Amrit Mahautsav and Legal Services Week from 2nd October.…

PAU holds training course on market-led extension for Agri-business

The Fact News Service Ludhiana, October 18 The Skill Development Centre, Punjab Agricultural University( PAU), organized a two-day online training course on the Importance of Market Led Extension for Agribusiness…

Smooth procurement of paddy continues in Faridkot

The Fact News Service Faridkot, October 18 Deputy Commissioner Vimal Kumar Setia said paddy procurement in the district markets continues uninterrupted and 160183 tonnes of paddy till last evening whereas…

Dr. Verka instructs to expedite ongoing development projects of Government Medical College Amritsar

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, October 18 Rs.342 crore projects to transform medical facilities at Amritsar Medical College and Hospital Punjab Medical Education and Research Minister Dr. Raj kumar Verka,…

Farmers can apply online to get wheat seed on subsidy till October 20: Dr. Amrik Singh

The Fact News Service Pathankot, October 18 The Department of Agriculture and Farmers Welfare has organized a Farmers Awareness Camp at Village Jhaloa to motivate the farmers to sow wheat…

Bonanza for Rural & Urban Residents as Punjab Cabinet slashes Water User Charges

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, October 18  In a bid to provide a major relief to the residents across all the villages, the Punjab Cabinet on Monday decided to provide…

Wont’ accept Centre’s decision to extend BSF jurisdiction in border areas: Channi

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, October 18 Punjab Chief Minister Charanjit Singh Channi on Monday categorically said that his government will not accept the Centre’s decision to allow enhancement of…

Army co-pilot’s body found in Ranjit Sagar Dam after 75 days

Pathankot, October 18 The body of Captain Jayant Joshi (26), the co-pilot of an Army helicopter that had crashed into the Ranjit Sagar Dam on August 3, has finally been…

Punjab CM to soon call Cabinet meeting on BSF jurisdiction row

The Fact News Service  Chandigarh, October 18 Punjab Chief Minister Charanjit Singh Channi to soon call cabinet meeting on BSF jurisdiction extension in border states including Punjab. Opposing Centre’s move,…

Relief to rural areas: Punjab to waive pending water bills of rural and urban consumers

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, October 18 The Punjab cabinet on Monday decided to waive pending water bills of rural and urban consumers, besides bringing down the monthly water tariff…

Traffic jam in Jalandhar after police officer’s vehicle runs 2 girls over

The Fact News Service Jalandhar, October 18 There was a traffic jam on the national highway in Jalandhar after two girls were run over by a vehicle owned by a…

Lakhmipur Kheri Incident: Under ‘rail-roko’ call by SKM, farmers stopped trains at Ferozepur

The Fact News Service Ferozepur, October 18 Lakhmipur Kheri Incident: Under ‘rail-roko’ call by SKM, farmers stopped trains at Ferozepur Ferozepur, October 18, 2021:  On a ‘rail-roko’ call by Samyukta…

1200 Lecturers to be recruited by Nov end strengthening Education Infrastructure in Punjab: Pargat Singh

The Fact News Service Jalandhar, October 17 Education, Sports, and NRI Affairs Minister Pargat Singh today said that the Education Department would recruit 1200 lecturers by the end of November…

Punjab DGP reviews policing and law and order situation in Patiala Range

The Fact News Service Patiala, October 17 Officiating Director General of Police (DGP) Punjab Iqbal Preet Singh Sahota on Sunday reviewed policing and law & order by holding a comprehensive…

Senior BJP leaders join Congress in presence of Cabinet Minister Bharat Bhushan Ashu

The Fact News Service Ludhiana, October 17 Senior Bharatiya Janta Party (BJP) leaders today joined the Indian National Congress party in the presence of Cabinet Minister Bharat Bhushan Ashu. Ward…

Body of second pilot of helicopter crashed in J-K’s Kathua recovered after 76 days

The Fact News Service Jammu and Kashmir, October 17 The body of the second pilot of the helicopter, which crashed in Ranjit Sagar Dam in Jammu and Kashmir’s Kathua on…

KPT witnesses 33% of paddy procurement of estimated target

The Fact News Service Kapurthala, October 17 Paddy procurement in Kapurthala district is going smoothly as till October 16, more than 33% of the paddy procured from the estimated target…

Punjab CM pays obeisance at religious places at Pathankot, reiterates commitment for inclusive development of state

The Fact News Service Pathankot, October 17 Punjab Chief Minister Charanjit Singh Channi today said that the state government is committed for holistic, sustained and inclusive development of state. The…

Tell Punjabis why you agreed to central proposal to extend BSF jurisdiction over half of Punjab: Sukhbir Badal asks CM

The Fact News Service Amritsar, October 17 Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) President Sukhbir Singh Badal today said chief minister Charanjit Singh Channi should come clean and tell Punjabis why he…

Raja Warring makes surprise visit at Amritsar ISBT, takes stock of cleanliness & illegal to & fro of private buses

The Fact News Service  Amritsar, October 17 Punjab Transport Minister Amarinder Singh Raja Warring, on Sunday, visited Shaheed Madam Lal Dhingra ISBT, Amritsar and City Center, where most of the…

When and what action will be taken against former minister Sadhu Singh Dharamsot for ruining lives of SC students: Cheema

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, October 17 The Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) Punjab senior leader and Leader of Opposition Harpal Singh Cheema accused the Punjab government of trying to save…

Punjab CM launches ‘Mera Ghar Mere Naam’ scheme to confer proprietary rights on people living within ‘Lal Lakir’

The Fact News Service Dinanagar, October 17 In a major reprieve for millions of families especially from weaker and underprivileged sections of society, the Punjab Chief Minister Charanjit Singh Channi…

AAP leader Chadha sends list of transport mafia in letter to Transport Minister Raja Warring

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, October 17 The Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) Punjab spokesperson and RTI activist advocate Dinesh Chadha has sent proofs through a letter to Punjab Transport Minister…

Punjab CM reiterates his Govt’s endeavour to cherish people’s aspirations at every cost despite less time

The Fact News Service Hoshiarpur, October 17 Punjab Chief Minister Charanjit Singh Channi on Sunday asserted that despite less time, all out efforts would be made to realise the dreams…

6, 308 samples for COVID-19 taken in Ludhiana district

The Fact News Service Ludhiana, October 17 Deputy Commissioner Varinder Kumar Sharma today informed that under the “Mission Fateh” of the Punjab government, the number of COVID-19 patients getting cured…

Oct 25 last date for applying for stamp vendors’ licenses, 300 registered so far: Thori

The Fact News Service Jalandhar, October 17 Deputy Commissioner Thori today appealed to aspiring candidates to take advantage of the employment opportunity to get stamp vendors’ licenses by applying in…

Transplant best option for Kidney failure in children: Dr. Aulakh

The Fact News Service Ludhiana, October 17 A CME on Kidney Diseases in Children was organized by Aykai hospital in collaboration with Ludhiana Academy Of Paediatrics at Hotel Park Plaza,…

Navjot Sidhu indirectly targets Channi Govt, seeks Sonia’s intervention on 13-point agenda

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, October 17 Amid the growing speculation of differences between Punjab CM Charanjit Singh Channi and Punjab Congress president Navjot Singh, the latter has indirectly targetted…

Dengue case count crosses 1,000-mark in Amritsar district

The Fact News Service Amritsar, October 17 The dengue count in the district has reached 1,029 with 379 new cases reported by the Health Department in the last four days.…

“Last chance for Punjab’s resurrection & redemption,” Sidhu writes Sonia Gandhi

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, October 17 Two days after meeting senior Congress leader Rahul Gandhi in the National Capital, Punjab Congress President Navjot Singh Sidhu on Sunday wrote a…