Ludhiana logs two fresh Covid cases
Two Covid cases were reported on Tuesday, taking the district’s total case count to 1,09,929. While 1,07,636 people have recovered, the contagion has claimed 2,280 lives. At present, all 13 active cases in the district are under home isolation.
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PCMSA extends support to govt’s endeavours against corruption
Dr Akhil Sarin, state president, PCMSA, said, “Corruption was the major issue based on which the last elections were fought. People of the state have been given an unprecedented mandate to the current government in this direction. As a pro-people organisation, we support the government’s endeavours to combat deep-rooted corruption in the state.”
In a joint statement, PCSMA state chief advisors Dr Gagandeep Singh, Dr Indervir Gill, and Dr Gagandeep Shergill said, “We hope that the current government will rein in the corrupt elements at all levels, be it delivery of healthcare services to public or departmental issues such as transfers, postings, and purchase of equipments.”
Proposal to be sent to name Halwara Int’l Airport after Shaheed Kartar Singh Sarabha: MLA Pappi
On the birth anniversary of Shaheed Kartar Singh Sarabha, MLA (Ludhiana Central) Ashok Prashar Pappi on Tuesday visited martyr’s ancestral house in Sarabha village on Tuesday.
The MLA— accompanied by senior AAP leader and educationist KNS Kang— garlanded the statue of the martyr.
Pappi said a bus stand in Mullanpur Dakha has been named after the martyr by the Punjab government, besides the state government would soon send a proposal to the Union government to name Halwara International Airport after the revolutionary, who attained martyrdom at the age of 19 years.
He said, “As a mark of respect, Punjab government organises a state-level function on the death anniversary of Shaheed Kartar Singh Sarabha in Sarabha village every year.”
Mumbai The foreign regional registration office of the Mumbai police has lodged a cheating and forgery case against a coal company director and an advertisement agency owner for allegedly misusing the name and position of honorary consul of San Marino in India, without authorisation by the European country and the Ministry of External Affairs.
Mumbai The state education department will operate 43 'guidance centres' across the Mumbai Metropolitan Region to assist class 11 aspirants from state board schools with the online admissions to first year junior college (FJYC) from June 27. The centres, officials said, will operate on a walk-in basis in select SSC schools from 10am to 2pm every day, with three officials present at every centre to address queries from parents and students.
A 30-year-old woman died after Ritika Singh, the deceased was allegedly thrown off the fourth floor balcony of her house by her husband and four other people, police here said on Saturday. Police have arrested three people, including the woman's husband, Akash Gautam, and booked them in sections 302 (murder) and 34 (act done by several persons with common intention) of the Indian Penal Code, they said.
Mumbai Admissions to minority quota across colleges affiliated with the University of Mumbai had to be completed by Saturday, June 25 this year. However, taking into consideration that non-state board students are still awaiting results in order to be able to apply, city colleges are finding ways to ensure that no student with merit goes without a seat in a college or course of his/her choice.
Lucknow Chief minister Yogi Adityanath said here on Saturday that the Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh always had a scientific approach and outlook because its RSS founder, Dr KB Hedgewar was a medical practitioner and had a science background. “Krishna's teaching to Arjun in Bhagwad Gita which is now 5000- years-old, still has meaning in modern times,” Yogi said. University professors were always on the look-out for promotions but hardly made effort for scientific publications.