Calling the photographs in Patiala
Patiala: The induction of Balbir Singh into the Cupboard has come as welcome reduction for a lot of native officers. Lastly, they know from whom to take orders in case of political points. “Earlier, one other MLA used to intervene lots. Even within the police work, two factions would attain out to the native MLA. Now, we all know who will name the photographs, particularly in Patiala,” mentioned a senior cop. “Even trivial points would get us a telephone name from the native MLA. Initially, when the federal government was fashioned, the native MLAs hardly known as us. Now, the system is again to routine. The MLAs and their aides situation clear instructions,” mentioned one other DSP-rank officer.
Pathankot: Pathankot is a referred to as transit level for ‘sadhus’ coming from numerous elements of the nation en path to Jammu and Kashmir and Himachal Pradesh. Lately, scores of them congregate close to the railway station at night time and eagerly look forward to the ‘kambalwala afsar’ (the officer with blankets). On his half, this ‘afsar’ has tapped the District Crimson Cross funds to purchase a whole bunch of pure wool blankets. These are then distributed by him on the useless of the night time amongst sadhus and to homeless. This ‘afsar’ is none apart from DC Harbir Singh. The opposite day a sadhu, a beneficiary, informed him, “Stick with it DC sahib, nobody has ever change into poor by giving.” And so the ‘afsar’ carries on.
Name from ‘above’ stops MC’s work
Patiala: Political interference by native leaders in Patiala has marred functioning of assorted wings of the Municipal Company (MC). Over a month in the past, a name by an MLA stopped functioning of a fabric restoration facility that was segregating rubbish adjoining to the Rajbaha street right here. Now, the MC’s motion in opposition to momentary encroachments on public lands and unlawful constructions has met the identical destiny. Civic physique staff, who have been praised by the folks earlier, have began responding to complaints stating, “Now we have acquired a telephone name from seniors. No work might be achieved.”
‘Royal tradition’ prevails
Muktsar: Former CM Capt Amarinder Singh, who is called ‘Maharaja Sahib’, had joined the BJP after quitting the Congress, however the royal tradition nonetheless prevails within the social gathering. As an illustration, PCC chief Amrinder Singh Raja Warring participated within the set up ceremony of the brand new District Congress Committee in Muktsar city just lately, however addressed it as ‘tajposhi samagam’. Through the perform, Warring, nevertheless, projected himself as a frontrunner, who rose from the ranks, gained all the things along with his endurance and contentment.
Taken to process over spurious honey
Jalandhar: A video of 4 males promoting spurious honey at villages in Kapurthala being taken to process by a villager has gone viral on the social media. 4 males promoting spurious honey have been caught and requested to apologise for the act on digital camera at Kalewal village in Sultanpur Lodhi, Kapurthala. A person was seen warning villagers to concentrate on males, who come promoting ‘mitha most cancers’ (candy most cancers) within the identify of ‘pure’ honey for Rs 5,000 to 10,000. He proceeds to indicate males standing by a bucket full of spurious honey and one other jar with a white substance amongst different paraphernalia. They admit themselves that half of the honey accommodates sugar. The maker of the video then asks them, ‘Kann pharo saare jane, agge ton nehi vechonge’ to which they maintain their ears.
Quantity plate tied with shoe laces
Muktsar: Just lately, the fund-rich District Crimson Cross Society earned income of Rs 1.23 crore by giving permission to a non-public firm to carry Maghi Mela by putting in swings on a non-public vacant plot. Regardless of having good earnings sources, society has not been capable of correctly set up high-security registration quantity plates on considered one of its official automobiles, which is utilized by secretary and another officers. The multi-utility automobile was seen parked on the district administrative complicated just lately. The entrance registration code of the automobile was put in with shoe laces.