Post Tagged with: "Rajiv Gandhi"

YAD members get bail in defacement case

YAD members get bail in defacement case

LUDHIANA: Almost a week after a statue of former Prime Minister was vandalized, a court here granted bail to Youth Akali Dal (YAD) leaders Gurdeep Singh Gosha and Meetpal Dugri on Tuesday. The duo, who had allegedly defaced the statue with black spray and applied red paint on its hands […]

Three arrested for attack on Alwar cow ?smuggler?

Three arrested for attack on Alwar cow ?smuggler?

ALWAR: A day after 23-year-old Sagir Khan was beaten by a mob for alleged cow smuggling at Bagheri Khurd village under Kishangarh Bas police station area in , the police arrested three persons on charges of disturbing peace. Khan?s condition deteriorated on Monday evening and he was admitted to SMS […]

Signboards bearing Rajiv Gandhi‘s name defaced

Signboards bearing Rajiv Gandhi‘s name defaced

CHANDIGARH: Two days after a statue of former prime minister was vandalized in Ludhiana, four signboards of the Rajiv Gandhi College Bhawan were sprayed with black paint here at on Thursday. These signboards bearing the name of Rajiv Gandhi were in three languages – Punjabi, Hindi and English. Moreover, the […]

SAD leaders in police custody

SAD leaders in police custody

LUDHIANA: A day after SAD leaders Gurdeep Singh Gosha and Meetpal Singh Dugri vandalized the statue of late Prime Minister , the party?s local leadership, headed by Bikram Singh Majithia staged a protest outside the mini-secretariat. Dugri, who was at large on Tuesday, surrendered in front of the duty magistrate […]

Akalis vandalise Rajiv Gandhi statue in Ludhiana

Akalis vandalise Rajiv Gandhi statue in Ludhiana

LUDHIANA: Punjab chief minister Amarinder Singh on Tuesday criticized Shiromani Akali Dal chief Sukhbir Singh Badal and sought his apology after two SAD activists in Ludhiana vandalised the of slain prime minister near Salem Tabri. ?Indulgence in such petty and condemnable actions will not absolve you or your family of […]

Signboards bearing Rajiv Gandhi‘s name defaced on Panjab University campus

Signboards bearing Rajiv Gandhi‘s name defaced on Panjab University campus

CHANDIGARH: Two days after a statue of former prime minister was vandalized in Ludhiana, four signboards of the Rajiv Gandhi College Bhawan were sprayed with black paint here at on Thursday. These signboards bearing the name of Rajiv Gandhi were in three languages – Punjabi, Hindi and English. Moreover, the […]

Akali leaders allege torture in custody

Akali leaders allege torture in custody

LUDHIANA: Tempers ran high in the court complex on Thursday when (SAD) leaders Gurdeep Gosha and Meetpal Dugri, accused of vandalising the statue of late Prime Minister , alleged torture in police custody and claimed that policemen made a video of the torture and sent it to higher officials. At […]

Neither resignation sought from Lamba nor anyone resigning: Sisodia

Neither resignation sought from Lamba nor anyone resigning: Sisodia

New Delhi: Senior AAP leader Manish Sisodia Saturday rejected party MLA Alka Lamba's claim that Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal had “demanded” her resignation for not supporting a resolution in the assembly on revoking late PM Rajiv Gandhi's Bharat Ratna. “Neither any resignation has been sought (from Lamba) and nor […]

Name of Atal Seva Kendra changed

Name of Atal Seva Kendra changed

JAISALMER/JAIPUR: Amidst the formation of the new Congress government, the name of Atal Seva Kendra in a Jaisalmer panchayat was changed to Seva Kendra allegedly by some Congressmen. The outgoing Vasundhara Raje government in December 2014, had renamed over 9,000 Rajiv Gandhi Seva Kendras and Jan Suvidha Kendra across the […]

Chennai: Woman dies as MTC bus collides with car

Chennai: Woman dies as MTC bus collides with car

CHENNAI: A 70-year-old woman died and her granddaughter and a cab driver suffered injuries when an collided with a car on the Kamarajar Salai here on Friday morning. The deceased has been identified as Hemavathy of Kilpauk. Hemavathy?s granddaughter Anandhi, 29, and car driver Venkatesan suffered injuries. The happened when […]