Administration spreads awareness on stubble burning & Covid safety protocols

The Fact News Service Ludhiana, October 8 To spread the awareness on the stubble burning menace and Covid safety protocols including physical distancing, mask-wearing, hand hygiene among the peasantry and…

PYDB Chairman Bindra felicitates 100 students for their crucial role during Covid-19 pandemic

The Fact News Service Ludhiana, October 3 Punjab Youth Development Board (PYDB) Sukhwinder Singh Bindra on Thursday honoured 100 students of Government College for Girls, Ludhiana, for their indomitable spirit…

Punjab CM gives go ahead to waive off income limit for girls losing both parents during COVID-19 Pandemic

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, October 2 Acceding to the proposal of the Social Security, Women and Child Development Department, the Punjab Chief Minister Charanjit Singh Channi has ordered to…

PYDB Chairman Bindra felicitates 50 CMCH doctors for their crucial role in Covid-19 pandemic

The Fact News Service Ludhiana, September 30 Punjab Youth Development Board (PYDB) Sukhwinder Singh Bindra on Thursday honoured 50 doctors in CMCH for their indomitable spirit and stellar role against…

Ban on scheduled international commercial flights extended

New Delhi, September 29 Amid the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, the suspension on scheduled international commercial flight services has further been extended by a month till October 31 this year, said…

Tourism industry welcomes Centre’s move of resuming visa services

The Fact News Service New Delhi, September 17 The tourism industry welcomed the Central government’s move to resume issuing tourist visas as the COVID-19 cases have declined. “The tourism industry…

PYDB Chairman felicitates doctors for their stellar role in Covid-19 pandemic

The Fact News Service Ludhiana, September 8 Lauding the crucial role played by the doctors in combating Covid-19 pandemic at Ludhiana, Punjab Youth Development Board (PYDB) Sukhwinder Singh Bindra on…

Air-travel Alert! suspension of international commercial passenger flights extended

The Fact News Service New Delhi, August 29 Amid ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, Director-General of Civil Aviation on Sunday extended the suspension on scheduled international commercial passenger flights till September 30,…

Ludhiana: DC honours NGOs, industries, hospitals, social workers for outstanding work in Covid-19 pandemic

The Fact News Service Ludhiana, August 13 Deputy Commissioner Varinder Kumar Sharma on Friday felicitated representatives of various NGOs, industries, educational institutions, hospitals, social workers and others for their excellent…

Jalandhar DC honours 88 employees for excellent work in Covid-19 pandemic

The Fact News Service Jalandhar, July 28 Deputy Commissioner Ghanshyam Thori on Wednesday felicitated 88 employees of data cell for their excellent performance in ongoing Covid-19 pandemic. While handing over appreciation letters to…

Independence Day function this year to be a low key affair, amid Covid-19 pandemic: Ludhiana DC

The Fact News Service Ludhiana, July 20 Deputy Commissioner Varinder Kumar Sharma said that the district level Independence Day function this year would be a low key affair in wake…

Sunder Sham Arora dedicates oxygen plant having capacity of 1000 LPM

The Fact News Service Hoshiarpur, July 19 Punjab Industries and Commerce Minister Sunder Sham Arora on Monday dedicated newly built oxygen generation plant in the premises of Civil Hospital having…

Chandigarh Youth Congress members protest against spiraling fuel prices

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, July 14 Chandigarh Youth Congress members protested at sector 15 petrol pump on Wednesday against the spiraling fuel prices that are causing hardships for the…

Puducherry schools, colleges to reopen from July 16: CM

Puducherry, July 11 After months of closure due to the COVID-19 pandemic, schools and colleges in Puducherry will reopen on July 16. He was speaking to reporters after submitting to…

Punjab Govt takes another leap in vaccination: Bindra

The Fact News Service Ludhiana, July 7 Punjab Youth Development Board (PYDB) Chairman Sukhwinder Singh Bindra today said that the concerted efforts of Punjab Government led by Chief Minister Capt…

Delhi: CM Kejriwal launches Mukhyamantri Covid-19 Pariwar Aarthik Sahayata Yojna

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, July 6 Mohali Admn helps the injured teachers while marching towards the capital and Chandigarh Police tried to stop themChief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Tuesday…

Punjab crosses target of 5 lakh vaccinations for a single day on July 3

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, July 4 In the aftermath of Mission Fateh, the flagship program of the Punjab Government for combating Covid-19 pandemic, the vaccination campaign has also gathered…

Vishesh Sarangal takes over as ADC (G) Hoshiarpur

The Fact News Service Hoshiarpur, June 30 IAS officer Vishesh Sarangal today assumed office as Additional Deputy Commissioner (General), Hoshiarpur. After assuming the charge here at District Administrative Complex, a…

798 doctors died during second wave of COVID-19 across country: IMA

New Delhi, June 30 Amidst the prevalence of the COVID-19 pandemic, the Indian Medical Association on Tuesday said that 798 doctors died during the second wave of COVID-19 across the…

Punjab School Education Dept to hold parent-teacher meetings in all schools

The Fact News Service  Chandigarh, June 28 The Punjab School Education Department has directed to hold parent-teacher meetings in all the schools on 1st and 2nd July 2021 for planning…

Army donates medicines, equipment to help border village in J-K’s Kathua, fight COVID-19

The Fact News Service Kathua, June 25 To help equip the people living in villages in Kathua district, along the international border, in their fight against the COVID-19 pandemic, the…

NGOs playing a catalyst role in immunization drive to stem virus spread: Jalandhar DC

The Fact News Service Jalandhar, June 19 Pushing for maximum vaccination to minimize the ill-effects of the Covid-19 pandemic, Deputy Commissioner Ghanshyam Thori today lauded the catalyst role being played…

Punjab Government extends services of superannuating specialists doctors, amid COVID-19

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, June 18 To tackle the emergent situation of Covid-19 pandemic, the Punjab Government on Friday decided to allow Specialist Doctors of Medicine, Anesthesia and T.B…

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…

Sangrur DM issues new orders regarding Covid restrictions

The Fact News Service Sangrur, June 9 District Magistrate-cum-Deputy Commissioner Sangrur Ramvir today issued orders to curb the spread of Covid -19 pandemic by relaxing the curfew in the district.…

‘Raj Vidya Kendra’ donates COVID rescue items for Punjab Prison inmates and staff

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, June 9 With an aim to provide assistance to Punjab Prisons amid the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, ‘Raj Vidya Kendra’ has come forward by donating Covid…

Sewa Kendra timings changed in Rupnagar

The Fact News Service Rupnagar, June 8 As the state is currently in unlock mode with the improving COVID-19 pandemic situation, in view of this Punjab Government has decided that…

Probe ‘scam’ carried out by Punjab Govt in purchase of COVID Fateh Kits, Raghav Chadha writes Punjab Lokpal

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, June 8 Raghav Chadha, Co-in charge, Aam Aadmi Party (AAP), Punjab has written to Punjab Lokpal Justice Vinod Kumar Sharma (retired) urging the latter to…

World Environment Day: Dengue surveillance teams check larva in 3048 houses & 22747 containers

The Fact News Service Hoshiarpur, June 5 To mark World Environment Day, the dengue surveillance teams today conducted door-to-door campaign to check and destroy the larva, on the spot, found…

Orphaned by COVID between March 2020 to May 2021, children would be ensured benefit of relevant government schemes: Aruna Chaudhary

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, June 4 Punjab Social Security, Women and Child Development Minister Aruna Chaudhary, on Friday, informed that the department has found total 23 children of the…

Markfed conducts vaccination drive, 300 employees get jab

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, June 4 In order to ensure the well-being of its employees from the Covid -19 Pandemic, Markfed today conducted a vaccination drive for 300 of…

All stakeholders must work in unison to combat Covid-19: DC Varinder Kumar Sharma

The Fact News Service Ludhiana, June 4 Deputy Commissioner Varinder Kumar Sharma said that all stakeholders of the society must work in unison to combat the Covid-19 pandemic effectively which…

Ludhiana DC begins Covid Immunization Drive at Hero E-Cycles

The Fact News Service Ludhiana, June 4 Urging to make concentrated efforts and determined spirit to vaccinate all the entitled beneficiaries, Deputy Commissioner Varinder Kumar Sharma on Friday asked all…

Ludhiana: Administration to hold 176 special COVIDSHIELD free vaccination camps for above 45

The Fact News Service Ludhiana, June 3 In a first of its kind of initiative to undertake a Covid vaccination drive on a massive level and cover the maximum population…

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…

MGNREGA workers sending SMS on their mobiles besides issued allotment letters: ADC Preeti Yadav

The Fact News Service Patiala, June 1 To ensure proper information to the workers regarding allotment letters issued to them, under the MGNREGA Scheme, district administration Patiala has devised a…

Private sector playing pivotal role in Haryana’s anti-COVID fight

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, May 30 At a time when Haryana is trying its level best to get through this tremendous challenging Pandemic time, corporate world played a pivotal…

Jalandhar DC launches post COVID ICU & Oxygen Plant in Shrimann Hospital

The Fact News Service Jalandhar, May 29 In another bid to further augment healthcare infrastructure in the city to tackle Covid-19 pandemic, Deputy Commissioner Ghanshyam Thori on Friday launched city’s…

Punjab economy’s nosedive

I was looking at India’s 1941 census figures of its largest cities. The largest city was Calcutta having a population of 2,108,891. Bombay was second with a population of 1,489,883.…

Due to restrictions on traffic movement, taxi and auto drivers unable to pay their vehicles’ installments

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, May 27 The Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) senior leader and Leader of Opposition (LoP) in the Punjab Assembly, Harpal Singh Cheema on Thursday wrote a…

Wrong to remove MBBS doctors serving in village health centers: Harpal Singh Cheema

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, May 26 The Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) senior leader and Leader of Opposition (LoP) in the Punjab Assembly, Harpal Singh Cheema said that during the…

Haryana caps charges of HRCT Chest & other lab tests

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, May 26 Haryana Government  has capped the rates of HRCT Chest and other Lab investigations such as IL-6, D-Dimer, LDH, CRP, Procalcitonin and Ferritin, required…

AAP launches ‘Doctor Helpline’ campaign to deal with Covid and black fungus

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, May 25 The Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) Punjab on Tuesday launched a ‘Doctor Helpline’ campaign to provide medical aid to the people of the state…

First time in May, bed occupancy reaches below 1000 mark in Jalandhar

The Fact News Service Jalandhar, May 25 With Covid-19 pandemic is on a downward trend, for the first time during this month the bed occupancy in Covid care facilities has…

School education minister Singla announces summer vacations in all schools from May 24

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, May 22 Punjab School Education Minister Vijay Inder Singla, on Saturday, said that all schools including government, semi-government and private schools across the state will…

Apologise for derogatory remarks against AIIMS Bathinda nursing staff, AAP to Minister OP Soni

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, May 21 The Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) senior leader and Leader of Opposition (LoP) in the Punjab Assembly, Harpal Singh Cheema has strongly condemned the…

Captain government should announce Rs 50 lakh budget for Corona Warriors

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, May 20 The Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) Punjab president and Member of Parliament Bhagwant Mann said that the people of Punjab were suffering due to the Covid-19…

Kejriwal government, give Rs 50,000 compensation to families in case of Covid death of breadwinner: AAP to Captain government

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, May 19 Welcoming the decision of the Arvind Kejriwal government in Delhi for providing special financial assistance to children and families of Covid victims; the…

Punjab Government starts drive for comorbid jail inmates in 18-45 age group

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, May 19 The Punjab Government is approaching the task of getting the people vaccinated in the wake of Covid-19 pandemic, with a missionary zeal so…

Ludhiana DC gives clarion call to villagers for join hands to curb rural pandemic

The Fact News Service Ludhiana, May 19 Giving a clarion call to people to join hands for saving the rural areas from the scourge of the Covid-19 pandemic, Deputy Commissioner…

Coca Cola discontinues Energy Drink in North America

The Fact News Service, May 17 Coca-Cola is saying goodbye to its energy line just over a year after it launched. Coca-Cola Energy will be discontinued in North America due…

4 More than 500 people benefited during Corona Sampling Camps

The Fact News Service, Mansa, May 16 On the instructions of Deputy Commissioner Mohinder Pal, special sampling camps are being set up in the villages, to break the chain of…

Jalandhar Admn performs last rites of Covid suspected deceased in a dignified manner

The Fact News Service Jalandhar, May 16 In another example of humanitarian approach during Covid-19 pandemic, the district administration today conducted the last rites of suspected Covid patient, whose no…

Hoshiarpur admn launches ‘Mr. Clean’ project to provide employment opportunities to youths

Hoshiarpur, May 14 In a bid to ensure employment opportunities for deserving youths, the District Administration has come up with a unique initiative namely `Mr. Clean’. While holding the first…

Ludhiana DC sees alarming spike in deaths, 168 succumb to COVID in last 7 days

The Fact News Service Ludhiana, May 13 Expressing serious concern over the alarming rate of deaths in Ludhiana due to the Covid-19 pandemic, Deputy Commissioner Varinder Kumar Sharma on Wednesday…

Army Chief reviews security situation in Rajouri & Akhnoor

The Fact News Service Udhampur, May 12 General M M Naravane, COAS is on a two day visit from 11 May to 12 May 2021 to the White Knight Corps…

International Nurses Day: Humanity would always remain indebted to these soldiers without uniform says DC Ludhiana

The Fact News Service Ludhiana, May 12 Recognizing the hard work being put by the nurses during their duty amidst Covid 19 pandemic, Deputy Commissioner Varinder Kumar Sharma on Wednesday…

Sewa Kendras changed the timing from 7 am to 12 pm in district Ludhiana

The Fact News Service Ludhiana, May 12 In the wake of an unprecedented spike in Covid cases, Depu Varinder Kumar Sharma ty Commissioneron Tuesday changed the timing of Sewa Kendras from…

Mohali police launches ‘COVID Helpline’ for senior citizens

The Fact News Service SAS Nagar, May 11 The senior citizens COVID helpline launched by SAS Nagar Police is garnering good response, informed the spokesman from the police department. Pertinently,…

Western Command established Covid hospital at Faridabad

The Fact News Service Faridabad, May 11 As part of Op Namaste, the Indian Army has stepped up its efforts to support civil authorities to fight the raging and unprecedented…