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Man, sister held with heroin in Mohali

Man, sister held with heroin in Mohali

MOHALI: In order to curb drug smuggling in , the Special Task Force (STF) on Sunday busted a drug racket being operated by a family. Cops arrested brother-sister duo and recovered 35 g along with Rs 4,500 from their possession. The accused have been identified as (38) and his elder […]

‘Secret bunkers used to make country-made liquor‘

‘Secret bunkers used to make country-made liquor‘

PATIALA: In a major crackdown against bootleggers, cops on Sunday morning busted a chain of secret underground bunkers that were being used to prepare country-made in Marrori village in Samana sub division. The raids were carried out by around 50 cops who swooped down on the village and detected bunkers […]

Patiala: 10-year-old boy goes missing, probe on

Patiala: 10-year-old boy goes missing, probe on

PATIALA: Police have booked some unidentified men after a 10-year-old-boy went missing from his house on Wednesday. The case has been filed on the complaint of boy‘s parents. The boy has been identified as Gurpreet Singh alias Gopi. Police claimed that the parents of Gopi had left him alone in […]

UT court seeks murder accused on prod warrant

UT court seeks murder accused on prod warrant

CHANDIGARH: The Chandigarh district on Wednesday directed Ropar police to get Dilpreet Singh Dahana on production warrant to Chandigarh district court for initiating the trial proceedings against him in a case registered at Sector 36 police station. Cops had booked Dilpreet Dahana under Section 307 (attempt to murder) of IPC […]

Mohali: Three-fold increase in illegal mining

Mohali: Three-fold increase in illegal mining

MOHALI: Mohali district has witnessed a three-fold increase in illegal mining cases in the last three years. While in 2016, Mohali police had registered 24 cases of illegal mining, nearly 79 cases of illegal mining was registered in 2018. The huge spurt has been witnessed especially along the Ghaggar river […]

Minor girl forcibly married, raped for months

Minor girl forcibly married, raped for months

PATIALA: The police have booked a man under sections of IPC and POCSO Act for allegedly marrying and then raping a 16-year-old minor girl. The police said that the accused had married the girl in October last year. The police revealed that minor girl, who hails from , was forcibly […]

6-month-old male fetus found in government hospital?s garbage dump

6-month-old male fetus found in government hospital?s garbage dump

PATIALA: A six-month-old male fetus was found in a garbage dump of Rajindra Hospital in . The foetus was lying near the new of the hospital and is suspected to have been thrown here on the intervening night of December 31/January 1. The police have registered a case against unidentified […]

Youth found murdered under mysterious circumstances

Youth found murdered under mysterious circumstances

PATIALA: In another blind murder that rocked the city, the police here have booked some unidentified persons under sections of murder for killing a 24-year-old man. The deceased has been identified as Karan Kumar. A case has been registered on the complaint of the mother of the deceased who told […]

Cold wave sweeps Punjab, but 12 lakh students await winter uniform

Cold wave sweeps Punjab, but 12 lakh students await winter uniform

PATIALA: Winter is half over, but the state government is yet to initiate the process to buy for over 12 lakh students covered under a government welfare scheme for promoting education. In a circular issued on Monday, the director general of school education (DGSE) finally laid out guidelines for buying […]

Patiala: Day after abduction, 13-yr-old rescued

Patiala: Day after abduction, 13-yr-old rescued

PATIALA: The police have booked a man under sections of the IPC, including and abduction, and sections of POCSO Act on a complaint of a local resident who alleged that the man kidnapped his 13-year-old daughter on the pretext of marriage. The case has been registered with Julkan police of […]