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…

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…

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…

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…

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…

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…

Financial irregularities: HC puts Punjab, PunCom MD, board of directors on notice

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, October 15 Acting on a petition by the PunCom Employees’ Union, the Punjab and Haryana high court has issued notices to the Punjab government, and…

Three IPS Police Officers get additional charge

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, October 15 Three IPS officers have been given additional charge by the Punjab Government. Read list:

Punjab’s coal-fired power plants left with just 2-day stock

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, October 14 The coal stock situation in Punjab continued to remain critical on Wednesday as the private and state-owned thermal plants were left with fuel…

Hold camps for quick redressal of people’s grievances: Punjab CM to MLAs

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, October 14 Punjab chief minister Charanjit Singh Channi asked the MLAs to organise “suwidha camps” with the help of district administrations for quick redressal of…

Behbal Kalan firing anniversary: Govts only formed probe panels, justice remains elusive after 6 years: Victims’ families

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, October 14 The families of Gurjeet Singh and Krishan Bhagwan Singh, who were killed in the police firing at Faridkot district’s Behbal Kalan on October…

Youth power will decide next government in Punjab, assert NSUI leaders

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, October 14 Underscoring the power of youth and their potential to make Punjab the numero uno state in the country, NSUI state president Akshay Sharma…

Central rule in Punjab through back door: SAD

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, October 14 Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) today described the move to hand over almost half of the state to the BSF as “ the imposition…

14 Punjab districts get new SSPs; read list

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, October 14 In another major reshuffle, Punjab government on Wednesday issued transfer orders of 36 IPS and 14 PPS officers including 13 SSPs. With this,…

Capt Amarinder supports Center’s move of empowering BSF in border states

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, October 13   Former Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh has extended the Central government’s move of empowering BSF in the borderstates including Punjab. Captain…

Punjab State Food Commission seeks detailed report on non-release of cooking cost of mid-day meal

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, October 13 Taking cognisance of the news-report published in an English daily wherein it was mentioned that Government School Heads in Muktsar have urged State…

Kejriwal to visit Bath castle for meeting with traders in Jalandhar

The Fact News Service Jalandhar, October 13 Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal is going to hold a meeting with traders at Bath Castle Resorts on Jalandhar Highway today. Various farmers’…

UT health department carries out special drive to control Dengue in Chandigarh

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, October 13 A special drive for prevention of dengue was carried out by the Malaria wing of the Health department, Chandigarh under the direct supervision…

District SBS Nagar honoured by Government of India for providing quality health facilities

The Fact News Service Nawanshahr, October 12 Shaheed Bhagat Singh Nagar once again topped the list of 23 districts of the state under the Government of India’s “Swachh Bharat Rejuvenation…

Punjab to meet Himachal in Rama Atray Trophy final

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, October 12 Punjab Cricket Association steam-rolled Chandigarh Union Territory Cricket Association by nine wickets in their last league match of the 4th Rama Atray Memorial…

Alleging harassment, IMA Punjab members threaten to quit health insurance scheme

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, October 12 Members of the Punjab chapter of the Indian Medical Association (IMA) threatened to pull out of the Pradhan Mantri Jan Arogya Yojna (PM-JAY,…

Sukhbir mourns demise of 5 army men including 3 from Punjab in encounter in J&K

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, October 12 Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) President Sukhbir Singh Badal today mourned the demise of five army men including three from Punjab in an encounter…

2 Senior IPS officers transferred in Punjab

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, October 11 The Government of Punjab has transferred two senior IPS officers with immediate effect. Pramodh Kumar, IPS, Special, DGP, Provisioning, Modernisation, Punjab has been…

Punjab registers 24.76 % growth in GST Revenue receipts

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, October 11 Registering a growth of 24.76 per cent, the Goods and Services Tax (GST) revenue receipts for the State of Punjab during the month…

Wasteful spray on paddy leads to increase in pest population: Experts

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, October 11 A survey carried out by two Punjab Agricultural University (PAU) experts in paddy growing areas of the state has found wasteful use of…

Punjab to see up to 3 hours of daily power cuts till Oct 13 amid coal crisis

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, October 11 Punjab will witness up to three hour of daily power cuts till October 13 due to a severe shortage of coal which has…

Coal crisis: PSPCL failed to follow central norms on maintaining fuel reserve

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, October 11 The Punjab State Power Corporation Limited (PSPCL) is itself to blame for the persisting coal crisis in power plants in the state as…

Lakhimpur Kheri: No hope for justice without dismissing Union MoS for home Ajay Mishra: Cheema

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, October 9 Yogi and Modi government’s lax attitude towards Lakhimpur Kheri incident forced Supreme Court for stern remarks. One-member inquiry commission a sham, impartial inquiry…

Punjab witnesses power cuts for 3 to 4 hours amid severe coal shortage

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, October 9 Punjab on Saturday witnessed power cuts amid a severe coal shortage. Power cuts from three to four hours are being imposed in the…

HC questions Punjab govt’s ban on outside paddy in 2020

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, October 9 The Punjab and Haryana high court has asked the Punjab chief secretary to explain as to how instructions issued by the state government…

Progressive Punjab Investors Summit’ to be held as per schedule, Tejveer Singh invites industrialists to attend

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, October 9 Ahead of the 4th edition of the Progressive Punjab Investors Summit, Principal Secretary Industries, Commerce and Investment Promotion Tejveer Singh on Friday held…

Principal Secretary invites industrialists to attend Progressive Punjab Investors Summit

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, October 8 Principal Secretary Tejveer Singh invites Industrialists to attend ‘Progressive Punjab Investors Summit’ to be held on October 26 and 27, 2021 Punjab receives…

Special teams constituted to keep eagle’s eye on paddy arriving from other states: DC

The Fact News Service Barnala, October 8 Taking strict action to check arrival of paddy from other states in Barnala grain markets, the Deputy Commissioner Barnala Mr Kumar Sourabh Raj…

AAP alleges neglect of sarpanches, panches in Punjab; seeks hike in honorarium

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, October 8 Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) state president and MP Bhagwant Mann on Thursday accused the Congress government in Punjab of neither honouring nor giving…

Sukhbir Badal condemns systematic targeting of members of minority community in J&K UT

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, October 7 Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) President Sukhbir Singh Badal today condemned the systematic targeting of members of the minority community in Jammu and Kashmir…

WATCH VIDEO: 2 accused in police custody ran away at petrol pump in Ludhiana

The Fact News Service Ludhiana, October 7 The accused who were caught by police were taken to the court for their hearing, Police on the way stopped the car to…

Navjot Sidhu congratulates people on Navratri

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, October 7 On the occasion of Navratri, former Congress President Navjot Singh Sidhu also paid homage to Mata Durga at his ancestral home. At the…

Chief Electoral Officer Punjab launches new voter registration drive

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, October 7 As per the instructions of the Election Commissioner, Government of India for the forthcoming Vidhan Sabha Elections 2022 in the State of Punjab,…

Two Punjab IPS officers transferred

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, October 7 The Government of Punjab has transferred two Punjab IPS officers on the administrative grounds with the immediate effect.

AAP Punjab delegation meets families of victims after 18 hours of police custody

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, October 6 The Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) Punjab delegation was released on Wednesday afternoon after being detained by the Uttar Pradesh (UP) police for about…

Punjab Govt to review permission to procure Basmati Paddy varieties not produced in Punjab

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, October 6 State Government will review the permission to procure from other states the Basmati Paddy varieties that are not produced in Punjab, assured OP…

12 IAS and 5 PCS officers transferred in Punjab

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, October 6 12 IAS and 5 PCS officers transferred in Punjab.

No specialist officer deployed to monitor mining operations in Punjab

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, October 6 The Punjab irrigation department’s mining wing has not deployed even a single specialist officer to supervise the mining operations in the state even…

Punjab to put a cap on per acre yield of paddy

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, October 6 The Punjab food and civil supplies department is working on putting a cap of 34 quintals on the paddy yield per acre of…

Sidhu to lead Congress march to Lakhimpur Kheri on Oct 7

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, October 6 Punjab Congress will begin March from Mohali, Punjab at noon on Thursday to Lakhimpur Kheri, UP against the brutal murders of Farmers by…

1,47,958 tonnes of paddy procured in Punjab

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, October 6 Procurement agencies in Punjab have procured 1, 47, 958 tonnes of paddy in the state, while it was 1, 59, 626 tonnes in…

Punjab administers over 2 crore doses of vaccine

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, October 6 Punjab has administered over two crore doses of Covid-19 vaccine so far, Deputy Chief Minister Om Prakash Soni said. He said 1.48 crore…

Punjab & Maharashtra agrees to exchange technology to boost fruit & vegetable production

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, October 6 A high level delegation led by Maharashtra State Horticulture Minister Sandipan Bhumre held a meeting with Punjab Horticulture Minister Rana Gurjeet Singh and…

Now track government ambulances through online link: OP Soni

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, October 6 Deputy Chief Minister Punjab Om Prakash Soni today flagged off 30 new ERS-108-ambulances for Zigitza Healthcare Limited in presence of MLAs; Nathu Ram,…

Transport Minister kicks off cleanliness drive in Punjab, says will end mafia in 10 days

The Fact News Service Ludhiana , October 3 The newly sworn-in Transport Minister of Punjab, Amrinder Singh Raja Warring, on Sunday morning showed up at the bus stand here and…

Surjewala telling lie, says Capt Amarinder, slams Congress leaders over ‘preposterous’ lies on Punjab

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, October 3 Former Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh on Saturday slammed the Congress over the ‘preposterous’ lies being floated by various party leaders in…

NITI Aayog report exposes Congress and Badals tall claims regarding the sad state of affairs of govt health service in Punjab: Harpal Singh Cheema

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, October 3 The Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) Punjab senior leader and Leader Opposition, Harpal Singh Cheema said that NITI Aayog’s latest report has not only…

Paddy procurement in Punjab, Haryana from October 3

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, October 2 The Central government has decided to start the paddy procurement from Punjab and Haryana from October 3. Earlier, Central had postponed paddy procurement…

DGP Punjab reviews Internal Security Scenario in Punjab

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, October 2 In order to ensure peace and communal harmony in the border state, officiating Director General of Police (DGP) Punjab Iqbal Preet Singh Sahota…

Paddy procurement in Punjab, Haryana delayed by 10 days

The Fact News Service Bathinda, October 2 In an unusual step, the Union government has delayed the start of paddy procurement for kharif marketing season 2021-22 for 10 days in…

Trouble in BSP’s Amritsar unit over candidate’s name

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, October 2 All is not well in Amritsar BSP unit after the party’s local leadership allegedly raised objections over possible fielding a person of criminal…

National Voluntary Blood Donation Day celebrated in Punjab

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, October 2 On this occasion Deputy Chief Minister Punjab OP Soni told that  1150 Blood units were collected in 16 Voluntary Blood Donation camps by various…

Sunil Jakhar lashes out at Centre, deferring paddy procurement gross injustice with Punjab

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, October 1 Flays Kejriwal’s cheap power gimmick, says AAP in Delhi giving costlier power to industries Former Punjab Pradesh Congress Committee President Sunil Jakhar has…

Vigyan Utsav: Punjab showcases science technology & innovation ecosystem of the state

 The Fact News Service Chandigarh, October 1 Principal Secretary Science Technology & Environment releases a report on ‘Innovation and Incubation Ecosystem of Punjab’. GoI selects Punjab to develop a model…

Punjab CM Channi urges PM to intervene to allow Punjab to start procurement operations

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, October 1 Taking prompt cognizance of the letter of Ministry of Consumer Affairs, Food & Public Distribution, GoI regarding postponement of paddy procurement for KMS…

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…