21-year-old dies of drug overdose in Tarn Taran district
Tarn Taran: There appears to be no finish to deaths as a result of drug overdose within the district. Satwinder Singh (21), son of Surjit Singh of Mehindipur village in Khemkaran border space, died of drug overdose on Sunday. Surjit Singh mentioned his son, who was keen on kabaddi and effectively constructed, fell into dangerous firm a while in the past. He left residence on Sunday and by no means returned. The household got here to know that he was mendacity unconscious in a discipline. The household rushed to the spot, however Satwinder Singh was no extra until then. The physique was cremated with out informing the police and getting a autopsy completed. OC
10 cell telephones seized from jail
Amritsar: The Central Jail authorities made a seizure of 11 cellphones from the complicated. Throughout checking of room quantity 4 from barrack quantity 6, a contact display screen cell was discovered from a prisoner Daler Singh of Ferozepur. Two contact display screen telephones had been discovered hidden exterior the barrack. Equally, the search operation in several elements of the jail led to the seizure of eight extra cellphones. ASI Avtar Singh, IO, mentioned a case below Sections 42, 52-A of the Prisons Act was registered and additional probe was on. TNS
Pharmacists air their grievances
Amritsar: The consultant of the Punjab State Pharmacy Officers’ Affiliation met GMC Principal Dr Rajiv Devgan on Monday to apprise him of the issues confronted by pharmacists. Leaders Shamsher Singh Kohri, Ashok Kumar Palwinder Singh Dhamu mentioned they had been dealing with issues because of the reorganisation of the Well being Division and the Medical Schooling Division after which two separate cadres had been made as a substitute of 1. The affiliation leaders mentioned they’ve been assured by the GMC principal that he would take up the problems with the upper ups.