Chandigarh Police to observe 'Car Free Day' on Sept 22 with cycle rally

CHANDIGARH: “Car Free Day” is observed worldwide on 22nd September. Every year, one day is set aside so that instead of cars people use bicycles, public transport or walking to move around. “Car Free Day” is observed with an aim to make people realize that life is possible without dependence on cars, side-by-side leading to good health and peer bonding.

Helmet must for women riders in Haryana

CHANDIGARH:  To ensure the safety of women while driving, Haryana on Thursday made the wearing of a helmet mandatory for women riding two-wheelers.

NRMC insists on source segregation, door to door collection and composting of solid waste

CHANDIGARH: The National Green Tribunal has starting monitoring the implementation of provisions of Solid Waste Management (SWM) Rules, 2016 through 5 Regional Monitoring Committees (RMCs) across the country.

Two government schools of Chandigarh awarded Swachh Vidyalaya Purskaar

CHANDIGARH: Chandigarh added another feather in its cap when the city two government schools were awarded Swachh Vidyalaya Purskar-2017-18 at Delhi on Tuesday.


CHANDIGARH : Acting on the directives of Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh, the Punjab Agriculture department has so far delivered 7337 subsidized agro-machines/farm equipment to farmers for the effective scientific management of paddy residue.

Youth gets 20 – year jail for banned injections

CHANDIGARH: A local court today setenced a 26 year-old Mohali resident to 20 year  in jail for possessing 94 banned injections. The court also slapped a fine of Rs 2 lakh on the convict.

Water level of sukhna lake reaches close to the danger point after countinues rain fall in Chandigarh

CHANDIGARH: With the city receiving its heaviest monson in eight yaers water level in the sukhna lake has reached 1,161 feet. On Friday , water level in the lake was recorded at 1,161 feet just two feet below  thye danger mark of 1,163 feet.

No arrests yet in Haryana board topper gang-rape case

CHANDIGARH: Over three days after a 19-year-old board examination topper was gang-raped in Haryana's Mahendragarh district, the police has failed to make any arrests, officials said on Saturday.

94 year old dies as 2- wheeler hits cycle

CHANDIGARH:A  94 year old man  was killed after a two wheler collied with his cycle in sector 49, on Wednesday morning.

Board topper alleges gang rape in Haryana, accused evade arrest

CHANDIGARH: Three men accused of allegedly gang raping a 19-year-old board examination topper in Haryana's Mahendragarh district continued to evade arrest on Friday, more than 52 hours after the incident.

Fake ticket checker fall in police net

CHANDIGARH: A fake travelling ticket examiner (TTE)  was caught charging ticket less travellers on chandigarh -Lucknow  train .identified as Naresh Kumar the imposter was handed over to the Government Railway police (GRP) Saharanpur, UP.

19-year-old alleges gang-rape, parents allege police inaction

CHANDIGARH:The Haryana Police on Friday launched a manhunt for three youths after a 19-year-old board examination topper alleged that she was gang-raped by them on Wednesday in Mahendragarh district.

26 year old youth stabbed to death

CHANDIGARH: Three armed men stabbed a 26 yaer old youth and his friend in Dhanans early on Thursday. While  a Kuldeep  a resident of EWS flats in the  area, succumbed to injuries vijay kumar,28. Of burail villages is battling  for life at PGI.

Three houses burgled in city

CHANDIGARH:Burglars broke into three houses and stoke Rs. 3 lakh  gold and silver jewellery , police said on Wednesday .Kuldeep Sharma,a resident of sector 7,said four gold rings and a gold chain were stolen from his houses after breaking the locks on Tuesday.

Training on E-Waste Management for Govt officials

CHANDIGARH: National Institute of Electronics and Information Technology (NIELIT), an Autonomous Scientific Society under Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology, Government of India started a three-day training on E-Waste for Government Officials at NIELIT, Sector 30 here.

Now 855 candidates for Zila Parishad and 6,028 for Panchayat Samities in the fray

Chandigarh:Elections symbols have been allotted to 855 candidates for 22 Zila Parishads and 6028 candidates for 150 Panchayat Samitis in Punjab.  On the last day of withdrawal of nomination papers, 3734 candidates has withdrawn their papers, out of which 446 candidates of Zila Parishads and 3288 candidates are from Panchayat Samitis.

RS.25 cr okayed for widening of Mohali- Fatehgarh Sahib road

Chandigarh:The punjab Governent has finally sanctioned Rs 25 crore for the widening of the Mohali-Fathegarh Sahib highway.

Sector 22 house raided, 11 quintals Paneer seized

Chandigarh: The UT Health Department on Tuesday took samples of milk products, including those of 11 quintsls of paneer which was found at a store in a house in sector22 and a pick –up.The owner of the house and pick- up driver have been issued challans for operating without a food licence.

Haryana MLAs brandish shoes, Congress member suspended

Chandigarh: Two opposition MLAs, including the Leader of Opposition, waved shoes at one another following heated exchanges on the last day of the monsoon session of the Haryana Assembly.

Law students seek FIR for Water Pollution

Chandigarh:The Permanent Lok Adalat on Monday issued notices to the Chandigarh Administration, the Municipal Corporation, The Deputy Commissioner and the pollution Control Board on a petition demanding  Correction in sewage disposa land treatment sanitation problems, water pollution and effluents in water, which are causing health problems.


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