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Hundreds of saroops or copies of Guru Granth Sahib have allegedly been dispatched in violation of set procedure. SGPC against FIR as it doesn’t want any outside interference in the matter.
In an interview to ThePrint, Punjab Health Minister Balbir Singh Sidhu lists factors leading to the surge in Covid cases and the state's high fatality rate.
Former judges and advocates have objected to the reference as ‘avoidable’, saying the two judges recused from Punjab ex-DGP Sumedh Singh Saini case for personal reasons.
Punjab has written to Haryana, Himachal & Uttarakhand for oxygen amid fears of shortage. It has also asked key manufacturers in state to prioritise supply to hospitals.
Covid case fatality rate in Punjab is 2.96%, ahead of Gujarat and Maharashtra. Opposition blames bad healthcare in hospitals for people's choices, experts say everyone is at fault.
Bhupinder and Kulwant Singh, who hail from Ludhiana, were arrested by Delhi Police Saturday after a gunfight. Police recovered a cache of arms, including 7 pistols and 45 cartridges.
Report correlates high Covid fatality rate in Tamil Nadu, Punjab, J&K, Maharashtra & West Bengal to their high elderly population. But experts refute this assertion.
Punjab Chief Secretary Vini Mahajan will probe the alleged involvement of Social Justice and Empowerment Minister Sadhu Singh Dharamsot in Rs 64-cr Dalit scholarship scam.
Punjab Social Welfare Minister Sadhu Singh Dharamsot was indicted earlier this week by his secretary in an alleged misappropriation of funds meant for Dalit students.
While stating the numbers, the Punjab CM emphasised that the scenario was not conducive for holding physical examination for JEE-NEET.