The district police, on Sunday, booked an assistant sub-inspector (ASI), a head constable and one other person for allegedly raping a minor girl. However, no arrest has been made so far.
The negligence by the man allotted the work and the poor monitoring of work by the municipal corporation of Bathinda (MCB) authorities has resulted in the caving-in of newly carpeted road from Paras Ram Nagar to Behman at several places.
The sleuths of the Punjab Vigilance Bureau have arrested a Punjab Police constable red-handed while accepting a bribe of Rs. 10,000.
Pakistan maintained the lead in the match till the last minute. India finally took the lead and won the match in the last two minutes 45-42. The victory was later marred by allegations of favouritism and bias.
Indian men and women teams won the fifth Kabaddi World Cup 2014 at a grand finale held at the Guru Gobind Singh stadium here. This is the fifth consecutive win for the Indian men team and the fourth consecutive time for the women’s team. VIDEOS INSIDE
Bansal Classes Private Limited (BCPL), Kota, Rajasthan, a coaching institute for IIT and other courses, and their 'technical partner' IODL Education Private Limited, Noida, have been booked for forgery and cheating by the local police after a probe into a complaint by a local resident.
The two national level kabaddi players Lakhvir Kaur and Rajwant Kaur, who were injured in a road accident near Jaitu town of the district on December 12 while returning from Badal village, have demanded government jobs, claiming that now they would not be able to play the game due to their injuries.
The district police have booked a former sarpanch of a village in Faridkot district for allegedly duping a man of Rs. 10 lakh on the pretext of getting him recruited in the Punjab Police.
Four people were killed while two others were injured in a collision between a car and a truck on the Bathinda-Dabwali road late Friday night.
“Even though there is nothing to panic at this stage, but as precautionary measures, the entry of all, including bird watchers, has been prohibited into the sanctuary while an “hawk’s eye was kept on the birds into the sanctuary which had thronged here due to dip in mercury here,” disclosed Neeraj Gupta, divisional forest officer (wildlife), Ferozepur.
Four people were killed while two others got injured in the car-truck collision on Bathinda-Dabwali road late night on Friday.
Patients at the only drug de-addiction centre here have complained of substandard food and many patients have left the centre due to this. The centre has the capacity of 10 patients.
The 5th Kabaddi World Cup (KWC), which will conclude on Saturday, has failed to keep up the spirit of the Swatch Bharat Abhiyan, as far as clean toilets for foreign women players are concerned.
With a view to promote sports culture in the state, deputy chief minister Sukhbir Singh Badal offered jobs to the players who excel in sports at the international level. Sukhbir was here on Friday as chief guest of the 5th World Kabaddi Cup.
The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Thursday boycotted the flagging off of the Bathinda-Delhi Shatabdi by union minister Harsimrat Kaur Badal to show their resentment over Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) not putting pictures of BJP leaders in the advertisements announcing the event.