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Kejriwal asks Congress, JJP to tie up with AAP in Haryana Kejriwal asks Congress, JJP to tie up with AAP in Haryana

 

Chandigarh, Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) leader Arvind Kejriwal on Wednesday urged the Congress and the Jannayak Janata Party (JJP) to join hands with the AAP in Haryana to defeat the BJP in Lok Sabha elections in the state.

In a tweet in Hindi on Wednesday, Kejriwal said: "Desh ke log Amit Shah aur Modi ji ki jodi ko harana chahatey hain. Agar Haryana mein JJP, AAP aur Congress saath ladtey hain toh Haryana ki dasson seaton par BJP haregi. Rahul Gandhi is par vichar karein." (People want to defeat Amit Shah and Modi. If the Congress, JJP and AAP contest in Haryana jointly, the BJP will lose on all 10 seats in Haryana. Rahul Gandhi should think about it).

Rain lashes Chandigarh, nearby areas Rain lashes Chandigarh, nearby areas



Chandigarh, Chandigarh and the nearby cities of Panchkula and Mohali were lashed by rain on Monday.

Light to moderate rain was experienced in most parts of the area, the weather office said.

Haryana votes on May 12; Punjab, Himachal, Chandigarh on May 19 Haryana votes on May 12; Punjab, Himachal, Chandigarh on May 19


Chandigarh, Voting for 10 Lok Sabha seats in Haryana will be held on May 12, the Election Commission announced on Sunday.

Voting for 13 Lok Sabha seats in Punjab, four seats in Himachal Pradesh and the lone seat in Chandigarh will be held on May 19.

45,216 children immunized on day one of Pulse Polio Campaign under National Immunization Day 45,216 children immunized on day one of Pulse Polio Campaign under National Immunization Day

 

Chandigarh, March 10, 2019: National Immunization Day is being organized throughout the country from 10th March-12th March 2019z 45,216 children were immunized on day one of Pulse Polio Campaign under National Immunization Day.

Smt. Lippi Parida, wife of Adviser to Administrator, U.T. Chandigarh visited the Pulse Polio booth, Sector 8, Chandigarh and immunized the children. She has appealed to all the residents of the city to get their children in the age group 0- 5 years immunized to achieve 100% coverage during the drive.

Punjab Governor's greetings on Shivratri Punjab Governor's greetings on Shivratri



Chandigarh, Punjab Governor and Administrator of Chandigarh V.P. Singh Badnore on Sunday wished the people on the occasion of Maha Shivratri and appealed to them to celebrate it in a spirit of harmony.

In a message, the Governor said Maha Shivratri "reminds us of our pursuit of truth and understanding and symbolises salvation, devotion, dedication and fulfillment in human life".

Foundation stone of 50 kWp SPV Power Plant laid at Lawyers Chamber, District Court Complex Foundation stone of 50 kWp SPV Power Plant laid at Lawyers Chamber, District Court Complex


Chandigarh, 28th February 2019: Smt. Kirron Kher, Hon’ble Member of Parliament, Chandigarh today laid the foundation stone of50 kWp SPV Power Plant at Lawyers Chamber, District Court Complex, Sec.43, Chandigarh in the presence of Sh. Balbir Singh, District & Sessions Judge, UT Chandigarh. The Plant is being installed on the rooftop of Lawyers Chamber at a total cost of Rs.23.48 Lakhs under MPLAD Scheme and is being executed by CREST (Chandigarh Renewable Science & Technology Promotion Society). This plant will generate approximately 65000 units of electricity annually which will meet about 25% of the total energy consumption for this Chamber.

Residents face problem as water supply hit in Tricity Residents face problem as water supply hit in Tricity


Chandigarh, Residents in tricity complained about water shortage as water supply in the union territory (UT) continue to be hit for the third day on Wednesday.

Chandigarh Municipal Corporation (MC) had on Monday asked residents to brace for water shortage for two days (February 18 and 19). However, the water supply was not restored fully even on Wednesday.

Kashmiri students turned out of PG accommodations in Haryana after Pulwama attack Kashmiri students turned out of PG accommodations in Haryana after Pulwama attack


Chandigarh, Over 100 Kashmiri students, including girls, have been turned out of their paying guest (PG) accommodations in Mullana village in Haryana's Ambala district, forcing them to seek refuge with the authorities of a private deemed university where they are studying.

The Kashmiri students of the Maharishi Markandeshwar (deemed to be university) in Mullana, around 75 km from here, are being accommodated in the institution's hostels, sources said

Sanjay Dutt wants to help youth get rid of drug addiction Sanjay Dutt wants to help youth get rid of drug addiction



Chandigarh, Actor Sanjay Dutt, who has been vocal about his battle with drug addiction, is supporting an anti-drug campaign that aims to eliminate drug addiction.

Sanjay Dutta on Sunday took to social media to announce his support to spiritual leader Sri Sri Ravi Shankar's #DrugFreeIndia campaign.

"I always wanted to do something to uproot drug addiction from India. The #DrugFreeIndia campaign is a step towards that! Because of my personal experiences, it's a cause very close to my heart and I want to help the youth of our country," he wrote.

Panjab varsity senate member dies after falling from balcony Panjab varsity senate member dies after falling from balcony


Chandigarh, A Panjab University (PU) Senate member died on Sunday after falling from the balcony at the guest house inside the campus premises here, police said.

Raghubir Dayal Bansal was rushed to the Post Graduate Institute of Medical Education and Research (PGIMER) where doctors declared him brought dead.

Bansal, 51, an assistant professor of mathematics at the Government College, Muktsar, was staying in the guest house with his wife and daughter.

Cold wave intensifies in Punjab, Haryana Cold wave intensifies in Punjab, Haryana



Chandigarh, Cold wave conditions intensified in most parts of Punjab and Haryana on Saturday with Adampur town in Punjab recording a freezing minus 1.7 degree Celsius, Met officials said.

While Hisar town with a low of 0.3 degree was the coldest in Haryana the Sikh holy city of Amritsar recorded a low of 0.8 degree Celsius, an India Meteorological Department (IMD) official said.

Festive spirit marks Christmas in Punjab, Haryana, Chandigarh Festive spirit marks Christmas in Punjab, Haryana, Chandigarh



Chandigarh, A festive spirit marked Christmas celebrations across Punjab, Haryana and Chandigarh on Tuesday as thousands of people visited churches to offer prayers and did some last-minute shopping.

In Chandigarh, the Sector 19 Cathedral and other churches were beautifully decorated with hundreds of people joining in singing of Christmas carols and offering prayers since Monday evening.

Reports of celebrations also came in from Amritsar, Batala, Ludhiana, Jalandhar, Hoshiarpur, Patiala and Bathinda, among other places.

Charge sheet against ED ex-Deputy Director in Unipay case Charge sheet against ED ex-Deputy Director in Unipay case


Chandigarh, The Enforcement Directorate (ED) has filed a charge sheet against its former Deputy Director Gurnam Singh alleging that he misrepresented the case of investors of Unipay ponzi schemes in collusion with an advocate, and took a bribe of Rs 4.5 crore from the promoters of the firm, the agency said on Friday.

The charge sheet, filed in a sessions court on Wednesday under the Prevention of Money Laundering Act (PMLA), also mentions the names of Singh's wife Dalip Kaur and advocate Puneet Sharma, who was counsel of Unipay investors and represented the writ petitions before the Punjab and Haryana High Court.

President Kovind Inaugurates 13th Edition of CII Agro Tech India President Kovind Inaugurates 13th Edition of CII Agro Tech India


Chandigarh, Hon’ble President of India, Sh. Ram Nath Kovind inaugurated the 13th CII Agro Tech India 2018, a premier Agri and Food Technology Fair, at the Parade Ground in Chandigarh today. Speaking on the occasion, the President said that Indian agriculture needs a renewal of its marriage with contemporary technology; protection against climate change, price fluctuations and demand shocks; and sustained investment by and partnership with business. Together these will enhance agricultural value and competitiveness 

Cold wave intensifies in Punjab, Haryana Festive spirit marks Christmas in Punjab, Haryana, Chandigarh Charge sheet against ED ex-Deputy Director in Unipay case President Kovind Inaugurates 13th Edition of CII Agro Tech India Punjabi must be made compulsory up to Matric- Dr. Cheema 'Battle of Longewala' hero Brig Chandpuri cremated with honours 'Battle of Longewala' hero, Brigadier Chandpuri, passes away President to open 'CII Agro-Tech 2018' on December 1 Chandigarh Press Club condemned gunpoint carjacking with TOI Journalist 34 arrested in Chandigarh for violating order on crackers Light rains in Chandigarh, surrounding areas Punjab Governor flags off rotary's gift of diwali for jawans Delhi pollution increased after Oct 25, Punjab to blame: Kejriwal Chandigarh amends notification to exempt Sikh women from wearing helmet Two arrested in Punjab for militant links Merger of Chandigarh DSP posts with DANIPS put on hold Self-styled godman Rampal gets 2nd life term L a Feria Exhibition Pop- up Village DIPR run cleanliness drive to mark 150th Birth Anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi Talent Hunt Competition organized at Post Graduate Govt. College, Chandigarh Governor V.P.Singh Badnore remembers heroes of Saragarhi Battle Weak rupee depresses equity indices; banking stocks fall Father of IIS officer passed away Badnore announces housing scheme for Chandigarh With 4 years to go, just 6% of solar rooftop target installed Matric Failure to be re-admitted in same school Wanted Punjab gangster nabbed after shootout Helmets compulsory for women in Chandigarh I'm here for you: Kirron Kher tells Chandigarh women Rain brings relief to parts of Punjab, Haryana