Kejriwal to visit Punjab on Monday, former ADGP Kanwar Vijay Partap likely to join AAP

The Fact News Service New Delhi, June 20 The Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) national convenor and Delhi Chief Minister Arivind Kejriwal, will be visiting Punjab on Monday to discuss the…

Kunwar Vijay Pratap to join AAP

The Fact News Service Amritsar, June 20 Former IG and former SIT head of Kotkapura firing case Kunwar Vijay Pratap will all set to join Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) tomorrow.…

Amritsar records 47 positive cases & 2 deaths

The Fact News Service Amritsar, June 19 Two persons lost their lives to the Covid-19 disease on Friday with which the toll increased to 1,551. The health authorities also reported…

Hotel owner shot himself with a licensed pistol in Amritsar, died on spot

The Fact News Service Amritsar, June 17 Sandeep Bindra alias Sanjay Bindra, owner of Om Sai Hotel located in Ramanand Bagh falling under B Division police station, shot himself on…

SGPC marks martyrdom day of fifth Guru at Gurdwara Sri Ramsar Sahib

The Fact News Service Amritsar, June 15 The martyrdom day of Sri Guru Arjan Dev, the fifth Guru was marked by the Shiromani Gurdwara Parbandhak Committee (SGPC) at Gurdwara Sri…

Punjab CM extends all support to SGPC for proposed solar plant for Darbar Sahib

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, June 12 Extending his government’s full support to the solar plant project for Darbar Sahib, Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder on Saturday said he had…

Pakistan drone seen on Indo-Pak border, BSF fired, search operation on

The Fact News Service Amritsar, June 12 Once again a drone was seen on the India-Pakistan border. When BSF jawans saw this drone, which came from Pakistan’s side in Ajnala’s…

Punjab chief minister to meet government school teachers

The Fact News Service Amritsar, June 9 Punjab Chief Minister Capt Amarinder Singh today congratulated the officers and teachers of the education department on the first rank of A ++ as…

Nearly century old Sikh History Research Centre at Khalsa College gets New Head

The Fact News Service Amritsar, June 8 The newly-preserved Sikh History Research Centre (SHRC), Khalsa College, Amritsar today got a new head as noted historian Dr. Joginder Singh was appointed…

Operation Bluestar Anniversary: What happened that day

The Fact News Service Amritsar, June 4 The 1984 Operation Blue Star was the biggest internal security mission ever undertaken by the Indian Army. Operation Blue Star was Indira Gandhi’s…

Restrictions on restaurants, bars after 11:30 pm and liquor stores after 11:00 pm

The Fact News Service Amritsar, June 2 Acting Magistrate-cum-Deputy Commissioner of Police, Amritsar City, Parminder Singh Bhandal, PPS, said that restaurants, pubs, bars , liquor shops in Amritsar area are open late at night and anti-social Illegal activities and riots are…

Kangana Ranaut visits Golden Temple after Covid recovery

The Fact News Service Amritsar, May 31, 2021 Actor Kangana Ranaut on Monday visited Amritsar’s famous Sri Harmandir Sahib- Golden Temple with her family to seek Guru Nanak Dev’s blessings.…

Amritsar: SGPC starts 10th COVID Care Centre at Kathunangal

The Fact News Service Amritsar, May 29 The Shiromani Gurdwara Parbandhak Committee (SGPC) has started the tenth Covid Care Centre at Gurdwara Janam Asthan Baba Buddha in Kathunangal town of…

Khalsa college receives GNDU Shaheed Bhagat Singh Trophy

The Fact News Service  Amritsar, May 26   Historic Khalsa College today received Guru Nanak Dev University’s overall Shaheed Bhagat Singh Memorial Trophy for outstanding performances in various sports competitions…

Black fungus infection intensifies in Punjab : Four more people died

The Fact News Service, Ludhiana, May 26, Black fungus cases are continuously increasing in Punjab and the number of deaths of infected patients is also increasing. Four black fungus patients died…

Cases of Black Fungus are increasing in Punjab

The Fact News Service, Jalandhar, May 24, A total of ten cases of black fungus have been reported in the state during the last 24 hours. Of these, five patients have…

Doctors to be trained by end of June to combat 3rd wave of Covid – Soni

The Fact News Service Amritsar, May 22 All doctors will receive special training by the end of June to address the potential and concerns of the third possible wave of…

No shortage of ventilators in 3 medical colleges of Punjab: Soni

The Fact News Service Amritsar, May 21 Under the able leadership of Punjab Chief Minister Capt. Amarinder Singh, preparations were made since last year to deal with the second wave of…

Strict action to be taken against private hospitals for overcharging COVID patients: DC Amritsar

The Fact News Service Amritsar, May 21 District Administration will take stringent action against the hospitals which are taking advantage of the COVID-19 patients by overcharging them for treatment. Deputy…

Vacancies of sweepers to be filled immediately- Member Punjab State Sweepers Commission

The Fact News Service Amritsar, May 20 The real warriors of the Corona epidemic are our cleaners, who are playing a vital role in keeping our surroundings clean and tidy during the…

Black Fungus havoc in Amritsar

The Fact News Service, Amritsar, May 20, There were 9 cases reported in Amritsar, says civil surgeon Charanjit Singh. Of the nine patients, three have already lost their vision. The…

Former Akal Takht jathedar Giani Joginder Singh Vedanti dead

The Fact News Service Amritsar, May 16 Former Akal Takht jathedar Giani Joginder Singh Vedanti died of a heart attack in Amritsar on Saturday night. He was 80. His funeral…

Do not delay treatment when the initial symptoms of corona occur – OP Soni

The Fact News Service Amritsar, May 15 Addressing the people of Punjab, the Medical Education Minister OP Soni called upon them to take stern action in the next two months…

Assault on Sikh youth very unfortunate: Giani Harpreet Singh

The Fact News Service Amritsar, May 14 Giani Harpreet Singh ,  Jathedar of Sri Akal Takht Sahib, while issuing a pass note, said that the beating of a Sikh youth…

Woman shot dead in Amritsar

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, May 13 A 24-year-old woman was found murdered in Pandori village of Amritsar on Thursday. As per the information, the deceased has been identified as…

Beware of rumors, must get Corona vaccine – O.P. Soni

The Fact News Service Amritsar, May 12 Vaccination has begun to protect the city dwellers from the second wave of corona and efforts are being made to save the people…

There is no shortage of beds in the Amritsar hospitals at present – ADC Himanshu

The Fact News Service Amritsar, May 12 The second wave of Corona is spreading rapidly and the district administration has taken all necessary steps to deal with this movement. Disclosing…

All India Radio cum DD Tower in Amritsar may never be finished

I am a civil engineer ever curious to observe and study the construction of uncommon types of structures. The first tall structure I observed was the 100 meter high steel…

Amritsar: NSUI Punjab distributes food materials amongst needy families

The Fact News Service Amritsar, May8 Continuing its endeavours under the Congress party’s mission ‘Faraz Manukhta Layi’ during the Covid-19, the Punjab unit of the student body National Students Union…

1,04,469 people have been vaccinated for Covid in Tarn Taran- DC Kulwant Singh

The Fact News Service Tarn Taran, May8 So far 1,04,469 people have been vaccinated for Covid in Tarn Taran district. Disclosing this here today Deputy Commissioner Tarn Taran Kulwant Singh…

Body of man missing for several days found in his car in Amritsar

The Fact News Service Amritsar, May 5 Santokh Singh, a resident of Chheharta, a beautiful town in Amritsar, has been reported missing since Sunday and his family members were in…

Birth anniversary of Mata Sundar Kaur celebrated at Gurdwara Manji Sahib

The Fact News Service Amritsar, May 5 Shiromani Gurdwara Parbandhak Committee (SGPC) and Sachkhand Sri Harmandar Sahib, Darbar Sahib officials on Wednesday celebrated the birth anniversary of Mata Sundar Kaur…

Amritsar: ASI shot dead by his own revolver

The Fact News Service Amritsar, May 4 A policeman was shot dead by his own revolver. Late at night, Kabil Singh, a police constable, went to his room above the…

Punjab CM virtually launches GNDU’s online courses for Punjabi diaspora

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, May 3 Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh on Monday digitally launched online programmes/courses started by Guru Nanak Dev University, Amritsar, for the Punjabi diaspora…

Punjab CM sets up VCs Committee to work out exam reforms & review curriculum in higher education

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, May 3 Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh on Monday constituted a committee of vice-chancellors to work out examination reforms and review curriculums, to scale…

Major illegal mining operation conducted along banks of Ravi river in Amritsar

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, May 1 As per the drive initiated by the newly formed Enforcement Directorate, Mining, against illegal mining, Amritsar (Rural) Police has launched a major crackdown…

Guru Teg Bahadur 400th birth anniversary on track

A covid-19 pandemic of late is getting out of control in India. Its sudden spurt had seriously inhibited the preparations of the Central and the Punjab Government’s plans to celebrate…

Webinar `Veterinarian Response to Covid’ organized at KCVAS

The Fact News Service Amritsar, April 27 A high-level webinar on `Veterinarian Response to Covid-19’ was organized at Khalsa College of Veterinary and Animal Sciences (KCVAS) here seeking answers to…

Punjab Cabinet okays Redevelopment, O&M of circuit houses at Amritsar, Ludhiana & Jalandhar on PPP mode

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, April 26 In a bid to improve efficacy of available resources and optimize the utilization of assets, the Punjab Cabinet led by Chief Minister Captain…

Punjab to fill 473 posts of staff nurses in Rajindra hospital, Patiala & Guru Nanak Dev Hospital, Amritsar

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, April 26 In a bid to effectively combat the Covid-19 emergency situation across the state, the Punjab Cabinet gave approval to allow the recruitment of…

7 hours of oxygen left in Amritsar, many lives could be lost

The Fact News Service Amritsar, April 26 Despite the claims of the district administration, oxygen crisis is looming in Amritsar. While private hospitals are facing a lot of difficulties in…

Statues of Punjab Government blown up by farmers organizations in villages of Punjab

The Fact News Service Amritsar, April 25 Hundreds of farmers, laborers and women led by Kisan Mazdoor Sangharsh Committee Punjab today gathered in large numbers in villages to protest against…

About Rs 100 crore online payment made to farmers in Amritsar: DC Gurpreet Singh Khaira

The Fact News Service Amritsar, April 25 Wheat procurement in the district has reached more than 1.5 lakh metric tonnes and till last evening 167328 metric tonnes of wheat has been procured by…

Confusion on Guru Teg Bahadur 400th birth anniversary

Covid-19 has confused even the governments. Prime Minister Narendra Modi personally holds the supreme sacrifice of Guru Teg Bahadur in very high esteem. He had grand plans to celebrate the…

Khalsa college gets new principal Dr. Surinder Kaur

The Fact News Service  Amritsar, April 21 Khalsa College of Women (KCW) today got a new Principal as Dr. Surinder Kaur, Associate Professor, Khalsa College of Education (KCE), joined her…

No ward of central assembly constituency will be left without development in Amritsar

The Fact News Service Amritsar, April 19 Development work in all the wards under Central Assembly constituency is in final stage and the remaining development works will be completed soon…

Mayor Rintu inaugurates water supply system in Swiss City colonies at Amritsar

The Fact News Service Amritsar, April 17 The residents of the Swiss Colonies, fighting for development works today had a sigh of relief when Mayor Karamjit Singh Rintu inaugurated the…

Corona blast at historic temple in Amritsar

The Fact News Service Amritsar, April 16 Corona cases are on the rise in the city. Now there is a huge explosion of corona in the city’s historic temple Shivala…

Fire breaks out at Branch of Central Bank of India in Amritsar

The Fact News Service Amritsar, April 14 A fire broke out in a bank branch in Amritsar in the morning. The fire brigade reached the spot immediately after the information.…

Farmers stage protest against farm laws in Amritsar

Amritsar, April 14 Farmers staged a protest against the three central agriculture laws at Jandiala Guru Dana Mandi in Amritsar on Tuesday. They also observed a one-minute silence to pay…

SGPC postpones trials for Girls’ Sports Academy called on April 15, 16

The Fact News Service Amritsar, April 12 The Shiromani Gurudwara Parbandhak Committee (SGPC) has decided to postpone the trials for the selection of the players for its girls’ sports academy…

Khalsa College student selected for Tokyo Olympics

The Fact News Service Amritsar, April 10 A budding shooter from Amritsar’s Khalsa College, Divyansh Singh Panwar, has made it to the Tokyo Olympics. He will be a member of…

CTU stopped night bus service due to UK strain in Punjab

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, April 10 Chandigarh Transport Undertaking (CTU) has stopped night buses plying from Chandigarh to Patiala, Amritsar, Ludhiana and Pathankot due to the threat of UK…

Pak drug smuggler shot dead along IB in Amritsar; heroin, arms seized

The Fact News Service Amritsar, April 7 A Pakistani smuggler who crossed over to India with around 22 kg of heroin was shot dead along the International Border (IB) here…

Railways hikes fare of short distance trains from Pathankot to Amritsar

The Fact News Service Pathankot, April 6 Almost a year after the lockdown, the Railways on Monday launched Special Passenger Train No. 47 from Pathankot to Joginder Nagar in the…

Smuggled weapons seized near border in Punjab

Amritsar, April 5 In a joint operation, police seized several smuggled weapons near the border outpost in Pul Moran in Punjab. According to Gharinda Police, Amritsar, in a joint operation…

Chawla gives a check of Rs. 1.50 lakh to Computer Education Society

The Fact News Service Amritsar, April 2 To avoid the second wave of corona, it is important to ensure the use of all these masks and strictly follow the instructions…

Woman killed as youths open fire at Amritsar

The Fact News Service Amritsar, April 1 Here on 88-foot road, more than a dozen youths opened fire on a woman. The woman died on the spot. The assailants fled…

8 injured as truck’s brake failure leads to accident in Anandpur Sahib

The Fact News Service Sri Anandpur Sahib, March 30 Many lives were saved due to brake failure of the truck and agility used by the driver. According to sources, the…

Punjabi singer Diljaan Singh killed in road accident near Amritsar

The Fact News Service Amritsar, March 30 Punjabi singer Diljaan Singh (31) died in a road accident at Jandiala Guru around 2 am this morning. The police officials at Jandiala…

Exclusive hotel zone for Amritsar

For the past couple of years, a lot of hotels and guest houses have been opening in Amritsar. Some put their number at more than 800 hotels, some others estimate…

Punjab CM to inaugurates District Administrative Complex through online

The Fact News Service Amritsar, March 23 Fulfilling the long pending demand of the people of the districts, the Punjab Chief Minister would inaugurate the District Administration Complex on March 25 at 11 a.m.…

Incomplete information on tourist sites of Amritsar lead visitors distraught

Dharmvir Gill Amritsar, March 23 With the closure of the Jalliawala Bagh and Wagah border, there is great frustration among the travelers coming to Delhi. If the government had warned,…

Students protest against govt over decision of closure of school/colleges

 Dharmvir Gill Amritsar, March 22 Said that the government is doing drama in the name of Corona. On the road outside the gate of Khalsa College, Amritsar, the students protested…

Moga imposes new restraining orders to prevent the spread of Covid-19 infection

The Fact News Service Moga, March 21 Taking stern action against the re-emergence of Covid, the Punjab government has ordered the imposition of wide-ranging restrictions across the state, including the…

Bullets fired at young man in crowded market in Amritsar

Dharmvir Gill Amritsar, March 20 The family rushed the injured youth to the hospital. CCTV footage of the whole incident came to light. Police seized the CCTV and started an…

3,70,000 ml of illicit liquor recovered from Amritsar

The Fact News Service Amritsar,  March 20 Dhruv Dahiya, IPS SSP Amritsar Rural has issued instructions to crack down on drug traffickers by launching a massive campaign for drug prevention in…

Ajnala police 6.77 kg heroin seized , 2 arrested

The Fact News Service Amritsar, March 18  Dhruv Dahiya IPS Instructions have been issued under the Special Campaign Against Drugs launched by Senior Captain Police, Amritsar (Rural). The Amritsar Rural Police has been asked…

Rs 2,140-crore plan to clean river waters in Punjab: CS

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, March 17 In-situ remediation in drains of 13 river towns coming soon; e-auto-rickshaws to replace diesel autos in Amritsar. The Captain Amarinder Singh-led Punjab Government…

Health Minister asks DGP to provide adequate security for emergency services in civil hospitals

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, March 15 Taking serious note of the incident in which EMO Bhavneet Singh was shot during a scuffling between two groups on March 14 at…

Waste management will now be carried out in 16 major cities: Tripat Bajwa

The Fact News Service Batala, March 16 Waste management will now be carried out in 16 major cities of the state with a population of over 1 lakh, including Batala.…

Bank employees on nationwide strike today

Dharmvir Gill Amritsar, March 15 Bank employees file a two-day case against the Central Government. The employee says that we are transferring government banks to all private banks. Following the…

Amritsar police seized illicit liquor, lahan

The Fact News Service Amritsar, March 13 Amritsar rural police on Saturday busted 12 illegal stills running at Kotla Sakka village under the Rajasansi police station here. During the nine-hour…

Farmers protested against BJP MP Shwait Malik

Dharmvir Gill Amritsar, March 13 The Central Government is not heeding the demands of the farmers who are opposing the Agriculture laws. The same announcement made by the Sanjukta Kisan…

Huge cylinder blast at Amritsar railway station

Dharmvir Gill Amritsar, March 13 There was a stir at the railway station of Amritsar when there was a loud explosion. The passengers standing on the railway platform also suddenly…

2 killed in road accident at Amritsar

Dharamvir Gill Amritsar, March 13 Two people were killed and one was seriously injured in the accident. At Amritsar Jhabal Road, a drunk Bolero driver hit a motorcycle and a…

To inculcate sense of creativity among youth, various art exhibited

The Fact News Service Amritsar, March 12 The students from Fine Arts Department, Khalsa College today organized an Art Exhibition at KT Kala Gallery, Lawrence Road, here. The various topics…

Train services resume in Amritsar after farmers end 169-day-long dharna

The Fact News Service Amritsar, March 12 Train services resume in Amritsar after farm union on Thursday suspended 169-day long ‘dharna’ on tracks ahead of the wheat harvest season. “Dharna…

Mother left her 5-month-old baby on road in Amritsar

The Fact News Service Amritsar, March 11 A mother left her five-month-old baby on the road near Amritsar bus stand police station and fled. The ASI gave him a bottle…

Gold worth Rs 23 lakh seized at Amritsar airport

The Fact News Service Amritsar, March 11 Customs team has seized gold worth Rs 23 lakh from the belt of a passenger coming to Amritsar from Sharjah at Sri Guru…

Farmers call off 169-day dharna at Jandiala

The Fact News Service Amritsar, March 11 Amritsar three farm laws rejected the demand to take Jandiala farmers protest running at Guru struggle organizing committee has decided to withdraw today. The…

Meeting held with hospital staff for increasing cases of corona

The Fact News Service Amritsar, March 10 Additional Deputy Commissioner-cum-Additional Secretary Medical Education Dr. Himanshu Aggarwal held a detailed meeting with the principal and staff of Guru Nanak Dev Hospital…

Anganwadi workers in Amritsar protest against state govt

The Fact News Service Amritsar, March 9 Anganwadi workers today chanted slogans against the Punjab government in Amritsar, the effigy of the government was also burnt. Speaking on the occasion…

Zone level painting competition dedicated To 400th anniversary of Guru Tegh Bahadur

The Fact News Service Amritsar, March 9 As part of a series of events dedicated to the 400th birth anniversary of Guru Tegh Bahadur by the Punjab government, the education…

Gold worth Rs 11 lakh recovered from Amritsar Airport

A case has come to light in which a team of customs department recovered gold worth Rs 11 lakh from a flight from Dubai to Amritsar at Sri Guru Ram…

DC orders ban on sale synthetic/ plastic doors

The Fact News Service Amritsar, March 5 Deputy Commissioner-cum-Acting Magistrate Amritsar Gurpreet Singh Khaira has exercised his powers under Section 144 of the Code of Criminal Procedure 1973 to fly kites in the rural areas of District Amritsar Orders have…

Sewerage project inaugurated by Gurjit Singh Aujla MP

The Fact News Service Amritsar, March 5 A sewerage system at a cost of Rs. 11 lakh was inaugurated by  Gurjit Singh Aujla MP from Amritsar at village Sialka today. Tarsem Singh Sialka, Member, Punjab State SC Commission, Sukhjinder…

Swarnim Vijay Mashaal reaches Pul Moran in Amritsar

The Fact News Service Amritsar, March 4 The Swarnim Vijay Mashaal on its journey from Khasa Military Station reached Pul Moran today, which witnessed a historic battle of Pulkanjari in…

Fourth faculty induction programme inaugurates at GNDU in Amritsar

The Fact News Service Amritsar, March 4 The fourth Faculty Induction Programme inaugurated at UGC-Human Resource Development Centre of the Guru Nanak Dev University (HRDC-GNDU) which will be concluded on…

FIR to be lodged against landlords who keep minor girls at home: Manisha Gulati

The Fact News Service Amritsar, March 2    An FIR will be registered against the landlords who have minor daughters as domestic servants and appropriate legal action will be taken against…

Placement camp to held at District Employment and Trade Bureau Amritsar on March 4

The Fact News Service Amritsar March 2 District Employment and Business Bureau, Amritsar under Punjab Government’s Door to Door Employment Mission.  The placement camp will be organized on March 4, 2021, at District Employment and Business Bureau, Amritsar. Giving…

Illegal liquor factory busted in Amritsar

The Fact News Service Amritsar, March 2 A joint operation by the Excise and Police Department to crack down on illicit liquor trade in Punjab exposed an illicit liquor factory…

Bikram Majithia  response to Tomar’s ‘crowded’ statement

The Fact News Service Amritsar, February 27 A farmer leader from Halqa Majitha who was martyred on February 18 during the ongoing peasant struggle in Delhi. Martyr farmer Tarsem Singh…

Attempt to rape a girl by a servant at the Guru’s house in Amritsar

The Fact News Service Amritsar, February 27 A shameful case of attempted rape of a girl by a servant at Guru Ghar in Amritsar has come to light. The incident…

Indian Army celebrates Swarnim Vijay Varsh

The Fact News Service Amritsar, february 25 To celebrate the Swarnim Vijay Varsha commemorating the military victory of the Indo-Pak war of 1971, Swarnim Vijay Mashaal being carried to various…

AAP response in region people from Majha to join party: Kulwant Pandori

The Fact News Service Amritsar, February 25 Looking at the tremendous response that the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) has been receiving in the Majha region, people of repute are joining…

Amritsar STF nabbed 3 smugglers, 320 gm heroin recovered

The Fact News Service Amritsar, February 25 Three smugglers of heroin from Pak were arrested along with 320 grams of heroin and a pistol. Amritsar STF has arrested three youths…

MLA Sunil Dutti and his 20 family members found corona positive

The Fact News Service Amritsar, February 20 MLA Sunil Dutti from the North Assembly constituency from Amritsar has been found to be corona positive. 20 members of his family are…

Petrol & Diesel prices hike again

The Fact News Service New Delhi, February 19 Even after petrol prices crossed Rs 100 per liter in the country, petrol and diesel prices were hiked by 31 paise per…

Capt. Amarinder has proven to be ‘REAL CAPTAIN’ of Punjab: Randhawa

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, February 18, 2021 The Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh has emerged as the real Captain and undisputed leader of the State leading Congress party…