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HT Punjab news digest: From MCD loss effect on Punjab AAP, to the future of medical students

Here’s a wrap-up of the day’s top news and features from Hindustan Times from the northern region for April 26.

punjab Updated: Apr 26, 2017 22:48 IST
HT Correspondents
HT Correspondents
Hindustan Times, Chandigarh
Arvind Kejriwal, AAP supremo and Delhi CM
Arvind Kejriwal, AAP supremo and Delhi CM(HT File Photo)

After MCD poll debacle, daggers out in Punjab AAP too
Daggers are out in the Punjab unit of the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) following party’s drubbing in the municipal corporation of Delhi (MCD) polls with state leaders slamming the central leadership and asking it to “introspect” instead of covering up the failures. Read full report here

Akali sarpanch beaten to death in Amritsar village
In a suspected case of political murder, an Akali sarpanch has been beaten to death allegedly by a group of Congress workers in Cheath Kalan village of Attari assembly constituency in Amritsar district, police said on Wednesday. Read full report here

CM for notice to Chintpurni Medical College, wants to guard future of Gian Sagar students too
Punjab chief minister Captain Amarinder Singh has directed the state health minister to initiate steps for issuance of a show-cause notice to Chintpurni Medical College, Pathankot, where classes are not being conducted regularly. Read full report here

Newlywed woman drugs hubby, loots house and vanishes!
A marriage is usually a reality check for most people. However, a resident of Barwala Road, Dera Bassi, was in for the shock of his life when his wife of five days allegedly laced his Nimbu Pani with sedatives and decamped with cash and jewellery in his house. Read full report here

World’s fastest centenarian: Athlete Mann Kaur’s feat celebrated at Punjabi varsity

Punjabi university’s sport science department celebrated the feat of 101-year-old Mann Kaur, the world’s fastest centenarian, who broke her world record to clinch gold in 100m at the World Masters Games in Auckland, New Zealand. Read full report here

In pictures | Art and earth keep it cool: At a potter’s village near Kapurthala | Click to see

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First Published: Apr 26, 2017 22:48 IST

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