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Kuldeep approached their vehicle, and following heated arguments, pulled out a pistol and fired three shots at them, but missed. (Getty Images/iStockphoto)

Six eunuchs booked for firing gunshots at rivals in Punjab’s Kharar

By HT Correspondent, Mohali
UPDATED ON SEP 18, 2021 03:02 AM IST
Ajanay Jasnoor Mahant, disciple of Pooja Mahant of Kharar, alleged that their group had a dispute with the group of Manit Kumar, alias Maniksha; Kuldeep Rana and Jyoti Dancer, over intrusions into their area
The complainant had alleged that Sarabjit Kaur had demanded <span class='webrupee'>₹</span>1 lakh from him for settlement of a rape case registered at the Sector-36 police station in February. (Getty Images/iStockphoto)
The complainant had alleged that Sarabjit Kaur had demanded 1 lakh from him for settlement of a rape case registered at the Sector-36 police station in February. (Getty Images/iStockphoto)

CBI nabs female Chandigarh cop in 10,000 graft case

By HT Correspondent, Chandigarh
PUBLISHED ON SEP 18, 2021 03:02 AM IST
Sub-inspector Sarabjit Kaur, who is posted at the Sector-34 police station, was caught red-handed following a complaint by a resident of Kajheri
Against eight cases the day before, Mohali reported three fresh infections, while Chandigarh’s tally remained the same at four. (HT Photo)
Against eight cases the day before, Mohali reported three fresh infections, while Chandigarh’s tally remained the same at four. (HT Photo)

Chandigarh tricity’s daily Covid cases drop by half in 24 hours

By HT Correspondent, Chandigarh/mohali/panchkula
PUBLISHED ON SEP 18, 2021 03:02 AM IST
Panchkula reported no case, the seventh time this month, after two on Thursday. Also, no new casualty was recorded in the tricity
This was the first sero-survey of the adult population in the UT since the pandemic broke out in March 2020. (Bloomberg)
This was the first sero-survey of the adult population in the UT since the pandemic broke out in March 2020. (Bloomberg)

Sero survey: 80% of Chandigarh’s adults have Covid antibodies

By HT Correspondent, Chandigarh
PUBLISHED ON SEP 18, 2021 03:02 AM IST
In July, the department of biochemistry of Government Medical College and Hospital, Sector 32, had collected 1,200 samples from 30 randomly selected clusters in Chandigarh
Police personnel rescuing the labourer at the Sector-4 house in Chandigarh on Friday. (HT Photo)
Police personnel rescuing the labourer at the Sector-4 house in Chandigarh on Friday. (HT Photo)

Worker hurt in roof-collapse in Chandigarh, house belongs to Dara Singh’s son

By HT Correspondent, Chandigarh
PUBLISHED ON SEP 18, 2021 03:01 AM IST
The victim, Sajid Kumar, 34, hailing from Bijnore in Uttar Pradesh, and currently living in Zirakpur, was working at the house to fix the roof damaged due to water seepage, when the mishap took place
The FIR against the duo has been lodged under Sections 153 (wantonly giving provocation with intent to cause riot), 177 (furnishing false information), 504 (intentional insult with intent to provoke breach of peace) and 505 (2) (statements creating or promoting enmity, hatred or ill-will between classes) of the Indian Penal Code at the Ambala Cantt police station. (HT Photo)
The FIR against the duo has been lodged under Sections 153 (wantonly giving provocation with intent to cause riot), 177 (furnishing false information), 504 (intentional insult with intent to provoke breach of peace) and 505 (2) (statements creating or promoting enmity, hatred or ill-will between classes) of the Indian Penal Code at the Ambala Cantt police station. (HT Photo)

Scribe arrested for false news, promoting enmity in Ambala

By HT Correspondent, Ambala
PUBLISHED ON SEP 18, 2021 03:01 AM IST
Apart from the reporter, Sunil, who works for Dainik Bhaskar, a Hindi daily, the Ambala Cantt police station also booked the newspaper’s zonal news editor, Sandeep Sharma
Inauguration of convex mirror initiative at Sukhna Lake in Chandigarh on Friday. A total of 107 convex mirrors will be installed in the city to provide better visibility at blind spots. The mirrors have been provided by ICICI Lombard as part of their corporate social responsibility initiative. (Keshav Singh/HT)
Inauguration of convex mirror initiative at Sukhna Lake in Chandigarh on Friday. A total of 107 convex mirrors will be installed in the city to provide better visibility at blind spots. The mirrors have been provided by ICICI Lombard as part of their corporate social responsibility initiative. (Keshav Singh/HT)

Chandigarh traffic police to get own station soon

By Rajanbir Singh, Chandigarh
PUBLISHED ON SEP 18, 2021 03:01 AM IST
UT director general of police Praveer Ranjan announced this at Sukhna Lake on Friday. He was speaking at a function where the initiative to install convex traffic mirrors in the city was launched
The accused, a cook and a car washer, in police custody in Chandigarh on Friday. (HT Photo)
The accused, a cook and a car washer, in police custody in Chandigarh on Friday. (HT Photo)

Chandigarh Police crack Sector-27 robbery with arrest of two

By Shailee Dogra, Chandigarh
PUBLISHED ON SEP 18, 2021 03:01 AM IST
From a makeover to staying in hotels to consuming drugs, the accused spent most of the 6.2 lakh that they had robbed from a model-cum-actor in Sector 27 on September 7, say police
The Hyundai Verna that claimed the life of a 50-year-old sanitation worker in Phase 10, Mohali, on Friday. (Keshav Singh/HT)
The Hyundai Verna that claimed the life of a 50-year-old sanitation worker in Phase 10, Mohali, on Friday. (Keshav Singh/HT)

Speeding sedan runs over woman napping in Mohali parking lot

By HT Correspondent, Mohali
PUBLISHED ON SEP 18, 2021 03:01 AM IST
Two other relatives of the 50-year-old sanitation worker grievously injured; 22-year-old student, who was behind the wheel of the Hyundai Verna, arrested
It is believed that the unhappy souls of the deceased return to the Earth during this period to see their family members. To ensure they attain Moksha, Pind Daan is performed.
It is believed that the unhappy souls of the deceased return to the Earth during this period to see their family members. To ensure they attain Moksha, Pind Daan is performed.

Pitru Paksha 2021: How to get rid of your financial woes

By Neeraj Dhankher
PUBLISHED ON SEP 18, 2021 03:00 AM IST
It is believed that the unhappy souls of the deceased return to the Earth during this period to see their family members. To ensure they attain Moksha, Pind Daan is performed.
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