PU Senate polls: Over 10.5k votes cast in 2nd phase of ‘Registered Graduates’

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, October 18 The second phase polling for ‘Registered Graduates’ constituency of Panjab University Senate was held on Sunday at 61 polling booths (out of 272…

Obscene video link uploaded on Chandigarh Traffic Police’s Facebook page; case registered

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, October 18 An unknown person uploaded an obscene video link on the official Facebook page of Chandigarh Traffic Police. The police have registered a case…

Shop sealed in Chandigarh for selling crackers on Dussehra

The Fact News Service Chandigarh October 16 A shop in Sector 42 here was sealed by the administration team for selling crackers on the occasion of Dussehra on Friday. Notably,…

DC Chandigarh inaugurates Modern Record Room of Revenue Department

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, October 14 Mandi Singh Brar Deputy Commissioner, Chandigarh inaugurated the Modern Record Room of Revenue Department and the Office of Tehsildar (Revenue) of UT Chandigarh…

UT Adviser Dharampal inaugurates Plaza Baithak for Senior Citizens

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, October 14 The Chandigarh branch of the Indian Red Cross Society, has developed a specialized corner for senior citizens “PLAZA BAITHAK” at Sector 17, Plaza…

Chandigarh Mayor inaugurates 5 newly renovated public toilets in city

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, October 14 Ravi Kant Sharma, Mayor, Chandigarh on Wednesday inaugurated five newly renovated Public Toilet Blocks in the city. Two Public Toilets in Sector 35-C…

State level event held for launch of Gati Shakti- National master plan

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, October  13 Banwari Lal Purohit, Administrator attended the live streaming of Prime Minister’s inaugural address during the launch of Gati Shakti project- National Master Plan…

Chandigarh: Aircraft to fly with 100% passenger capacity

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, October 13 Following the decline in corona cases, the government has now decided to remove flight caps. From October 18, the aircraft will be able…

Punjab Governor offers condolences to the families of the army personnel lost their lives at Poonch in J&K

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, October 12 The Punjab Governor and Administrator, UT, Chandigarh, Banwarilal Purohit expressed profound grief and offered his deepest condolences of the families of five army…

Chandigarh Admn to take call on sale and bursting of crackers today

Chandigarh, October 12 The UT Administration will take a decision on whether to ban the sale and bursting of firecrackers during Diwali at a meeting tomorrow. UT Adviser Dharam Pal…

Police busts online investment fraud, Chandigarh-based man arrested

The Fact News Service New Delhi, October 12 Delhi Police busted an online investment fraud scheme on Monday with the total amount involved in the fraud amounting to approximately Rs…

PU to open UIEAST dept for PG students of final year

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, October 12 In the meeting of the Committee constituted by the Dean of University Instruction to discuss the reopening of University held on 6.8.2021 at…

Chandigarh reports 4 positive cases of Covid-19

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, October 10 The city on Saturday reported four cases of Covid-19 and no death due to the deadly virus. Five patients were cured of the…

Chandigarh toilet scam: HC stays non-bailable warrants against 2 accused

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, October 9 The Punjab and Haryana high court on Friday stayed the non-bailable warrants issued against two accused in the infamous toilet scam pertaining to…

Chandigarh: College teachers protest for pay hike

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, October 9 College Teachers under the banner of Punjab Federation of University and College Teachers’ Organisation (PFUCTO) and teachers working at private colleges in Chandigarh…

Cook molested UK diplomat in Chandigarh, arrested

Chandigarh, October 9 A 21-year-old youth, a cook at a hotel in Mani Majra, has been arrested for allegedly molesting a senior diplomat of the British Deputy High Commission, Chandigarh.…

Monsoon leaves Chandigarh with 29% shortfall

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, October 9 The India Meteorological Department (IMD) announced monsoon withdrawal in the region on Friday, 13 days later than its normal departure on September 25.…

Registration for participating in re-auction of left over numbers till Oct 18

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, October 8 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 Journalist Vinod Kohli nominated to Press Council of India

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, October 8 Vinod Kohli – a senior journalist based in the city – has been nominated a member of the Press Council of India. A…

Dedication of PSA Medical Oxygen Plants in Chandigarh

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, October 8 Dedication of Chandigarh is first in the country to install and make the PSA Oxygen Plants functional in all the major Hospitals. The…

Chandigarh: Revenue Dept Patwari caught red-handed by Vigilance for taking bribe of Rs 4,000

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, October 8 The Vigilance team caught a patwari of revenue department while he was accepting a bribe of Rs 4,000 from a Chandigarh resident. The…

Chandigarh reports 5 new cases of Covid-19

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, October 7 The city on Wednesday reported five cases of Covid-19 and no death due to the virus. Two patients were cured of the disease…

AAP stages massive protest in Chandigarh against Lakhimpur carnage

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, October 6 Demanding immediate arrest of Ashish Mishra, the son of Union Minister Ajay Mishra, for allegedly mowing down four farmers protesting against the centre’s…

1 death, 4 new covid cases reported

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, October 6 10 new patients of corona have been found in the last two days in the city and one death has also taken place.…

Chandigarh: CTU implements ITS in 358 buses

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, October 6 Chandigarh Transport Undertaking (CTU) has implemented Intelligent Transport System (ITS) in 358 buses of the city fleet. A state of the Art Command…

For the first time in Chandigarh, price of diesel crosses 90 mark

  The Fact News Service Chandigarh, October 4 Diesel rate has crossed 90 in tricity. Diesel prices are higher in Chandigarh as compared to Panchkula and Mohali. This has a…

Entry free in Chhatbir Zoo, many tourists reached zoo in a single day, hundreds of vehicles stuck in jam

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, October 4 World Wildlife Week is being celebrated in Tricity. Due to this, free entry has been kept in Chhatbir Zoo of Zirakpur from October…

Farmers’ demand to be fulfilled, Delhi-Chandigarh NH jam opened on assurance

  The Fact News Service Karnal, October 4 Due to non-start of paddy procurement, farmers in Haryana have started protesting against the government. The farmers had come on the highway…

Ellenabad by-election: BJP will brainstorm on the names of candidates in Chandigarh and INLD Sirsa

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, October 3 BJP and INLD will brainstorm on the names of candidates for the Ellenabad by-election on Sunday. In Chandigarh, the meeting of the BJP…

Union Environment Minister Bhupendra Yadav to visit Chandigarh today

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, October 3 Bhupendra Yadav, Union Minister of Labour & Employment, Environment, Forest & Climate Change, will visit Chandigarh on Sunday on occasion of 101th Foundation…

Chandigarh: Debendra Dalai inaugurates Wildlife Week at Sukhna Lake

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, October 3 Debendra Dalai, Chief Conservator of Forests & Chief Wildlife Warden, Department of Forests & Wildlife, Chandigarh Administration, inaugurated the ‘Wildlife Week’ at Sukhna…

Dr Suman Singh assumes charge as Director Health Services Chandigarh

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, October 2 A 1991-batch Punjab Civil Medical Services (PCMS) Officer, Dr Suman on Friday assumed the charge of Director Health Services in Chandigarh Union Territory.…

Govt Museum and Art Gallery organised painting competition

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, October 1 Government Museum and Art Gallery, organized a painting competition to commemorate 75th anniversary of India’s freedom – Azadi Ka Amrit Mahotsav (AKAM), today…

Sukhbir arrives in Chandigarh, address media on delay in paddy procurement

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, October 1 Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) chief Sukhbir Singh Badal has arrived in Chandigarh and is presently addressing the media on the delay in paddy…

6 new cases of coronavirus in Chandigarh

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, October 1 The city recorded six fresh cases of coronavirus on Thursday and no death due to the virus. Meanwhile, seven more patients got the…

MCC organizes Sarvjanik Sauchalaya Safai Jan Bhagidari Amrut Diwas in all 26 wards of the city

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, October 1 As a part of Azadi Ka Amrut Mahotsav celebrations, the Municipal Corporation Chandigarh organized “Sarvjanik Sauchalaya Safai Jan Bhagidari Amrut Diwas” in all…

PGI-Chandigarh fits over 20 prostheses

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, October 1 In just six months of its launch amidst the Covid-19 pandemic, the PGI’s Amputee Care Clinic here has registered more than 200 amputees…

Merchant Navy Officers Association Chandigarh Observes ‘World Maritime Day’

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, October 1 World Maritime Day was celebrated with the theme – “Seafarers: At the Core of Shipping’s Future”, at an event held at IMA Complex Auditorium,…

Chandigarh administration assigns new charges to Rohit Gupta, PCS

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, October 1 Chandigarh administration has assigned her charges to Rohit Gupta, PCS, who is also posted as Joint Commissioner of Municipal Corporation here. Gupta has…

Weather forecast: Check weather of Chandigarh here

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, September 30 The weather in the city has changed since Wednesday afternoon after the heat has been falling for the past two or three days.…

No shortage of covid vaccine in Chandigarh

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, September 30 One hundred percent vaccination of city dwellers is targeted for corona rescue in the city. So that the city is made completely corona…

Chandigarh reports 2 new Covid-19 cases

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, September 29 The city on Tuesday reported two cases of Covid-19 and no death due to the virus. A total of four patients were cured…

Congress in firefighting mode as AICC observer Harish Chaudhary arrives in Chandigarh

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, September 29 Amid the simmering tension triggered by resignation of PCC Chief Navjot Singh Sidhu, the Congress party has gone into a firefighting mode with…

Chandigarh State AIDS Control Society felicitates treated drug addicts

The Fact News Service ​​Chandigarh, September 28 Injecting drug use (IDU) is recognized as a major mode of transmission of HIV in India. Injecting Drug Users (IDUs) have the highest…

Chandigarh reports 7 new Corona cases

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, September 28 The city on Monday reported seven new Covid cases, taking the total tally to 65,217. The death toll remained at 819. Four patients…

Sarkaria assumed charge as Minister of Water Resource and Housing Minister

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, September 28  Punjab Cabinet Minister, Sukhbinder Singh Sarkaria, on Tuesday, assumed the charge as Cabinet Minister at Punjab Civil Secretariat-1, Chandigarh. He has been allotted…

Anti-Polio drive in Chandigarh: 101.71% children immunized in two days

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, September 28 A total of 69,655 children against a target of 68,480 (101.71%) were immunized during two days of the Sub National Immunization Day (SNID)…

Chandigarh: IAS Yashpal Garg to take temporary charge of Managing Director, CITCO

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, September 28 IAS Yashpal Garg, who is the Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Chandigarh Housing Board, will take charge as Managing Director of the Chandigarh…

1 case of Covid-19 reported in Chandigarh

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, September 27 The city on Sunday reported one case of Covid-19 and no death due to the virus. Four patients were cured of the virus…

Rs 6 lakh and jewellery stolen from doctor’s house in Chandigarh

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, September 27 An amount of around Rs 6 lakh, gold jewellery and documents were stolen from a doctor’s house in Sector 19. The suspect, who…

Farmers block Chandigarh-Ambala road, Mohali airport road at 5 places

The Fact News Service Mohali/Panchkula, September 27 Farmers on Monday blocked the airport road at five places, including Sohana Singh Shaheedan Gurdwara, Sectors 78-79 Chowk and Chhat village light point.…

Art exhibition ‘Reflections 2021’ inaugurated in Chandigarh

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, September 26 An art exhibition ‘Reflections 2021’ put together by the honest and generous efforts of the faculty members of Government College of Art, Chandigarh…

From Sept 27, walk in to register for OPD at PGI, Chandigarh

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, September 25 In view of the decline in the number of new Covid-19 cases, the PGI has decided to resume walk-in registrations for the New…

Girl held for theft at her own house in Chandigarh

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, September 25 A 26-year-old BA student has been arrested by the local police for allegedly committing a theft at her house in Mani Majra. According…

Regular classes to be held in all colleges in Chandigarh from October 1

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, September 25 The admission process in all the colleges of Chandigarh will be completed by 30th September. After this, from October 1, all the colleges…

Chandigarh reports three Covid cases

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, September 25 The city on Friday reported three cases of Covid-19. There was no death due to the virus. Two patients were cured of the…

Third wave infection will be less deadly than before: PGI Prof. Jagatram

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, September 25 The third wave of the corona epidemic has knocked. There is no need to panic about infection, but masks, physical distance and vaccination…

Chandigarh MC House Meeting: Congress councilors protest outside corporation

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, September 25 The meeting of the Municipal Corporation has started. Soon after the meeting began, Congress councilors started a ruckus. Congress councilor party leader Devendra…

Chandigarh all set to celebrate ‘World Tourism day’ this weekend

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, September 25 To mark ‘World Tourism day’ which falls on September 27 every day, the Chandigarh Industrial and Tourism Development Corporation Limited (CITCO) is all…

Nirmala Sitharaman addressing media at Haryana BJP Office at Chandigarh

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, September 24 Finance minister Nirmala Sitharaman addressing media at Haryana BJP Office at Chandigarh.

Digital payments transformed business of Chandigarh-based lemon juice vendor

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, September 24 The technology has surely charged the way people shop and pay for things. Now not only the big corporations but street vendors are…

Delegation of French experts in Chandigarh for 24×7 water supply

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, September 24 Experts from French development agency AFD and EU on Thursday visited Chandigarh to review the 24×7 pan city water supply project. The team…