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16-Feb-2017 Ferozepur

11 members of family killed in Punjab accident

In a freak accident, 11 members of a family were killed when a coal-laden truck overturned and fell on their vehicle in Punjab's Ferozepur district, 210 km from here, on Thursday evening.The loaded truck fell over their Chevrolet Tavera multi-utility vehicle,...

11-Feb-2017 Ferozepur

BSF recovers 5 kg heroin in Punjab

The BSF has recovered five kg of heroin from the tyre of a bullock cart near the India-Pakistan border in Punjab's Ferozepur sector, an official said on Saturday.The seizure was made in the area of Border out Post (BoP) Jagdish in Ferozepur sector on Friday...

29-Dec-2016 Hussainiwala

Hussainiwala a Tirath for us : Vijay Sampla

Punjab Bharatiya Janta Party president, Vijay Sampla today kick-started the party's election campaign launching a Vijay Sankalp Rath yatra from Hussainiwala after paying tributes to Shaeed Bhagat Singh, Shaeed Rajguru and Shaeed Sukhdev. Addressing a huge gathering...

21-Dec-2016 Harike Pattan

AAP starts ‘Sukhbir Da Gapp, AAP Da Sach’ campaign from Harike Pattan

Terming Punjab deputy Chief Minister and SAD Chief, Sukhbir Singh Badal as ‘Gappi’ (Liar) Aam Aadmi Party on Wednesday started  ‘Sukhbir Da Gapp, AAP Da Sach’ campaign from Harike Pattan. Leading the protest staged by AAP candidate from Zira Gurpreet Singh...

12-Dec-2016 Harike (Ferozepur/Tarntaran)

What we promised, we accomplished: Sukhbir Singh Badal

The Punjab Deputy Chief Minister, S. Sukhbir Singh Badal today launched his dream project, first of its kind in Northern India with the inauguration of amphibious bus at Harike Pattan lake and even travelled along with media in the bus to take round of the...

09-Dec-2016 Fazilka-Ferozepur

13 teachers killed in Punjab road accident

In a tragic accident due to dense fog, thirteen teachers were killed when the vehicle they were travelling in collided with a truck in Punjab on Friday morning, police said.The accident took place near Chandmajri village on the Fazilka-Ferozepur highway,...

01-Oct-2016 Ferozepur

Phalianwala visits border area villages

Former MP and Aam Aadmi Party Candidate from Ferozepur (Rural), Mohan Singh Phalianwala on Saturday visited about 20 villages of the border area in Ferozepur zone. Addressing the villagers Phalianwala assured every possible help from party to the people of...

29-Aug-2016 Ferozepur (Punjab)

Jagmeet Brar Starts Campaign For Loan Settlement Ordinance

Jagmeet Singh Brar Convenor Punjab Lok Hit Abiyian addressing a press conference here at Ferozpur while joining former senior police officer S. Gurbax Singh and many Sarpanches from the district joined the Lok Hit Abhiyan started by S. Jagmeet Singh Brar. S....

01-Aug-2016 Chandigarh

BSF kills intruder from Pakistan

Border Security Force (BSF) troopers foiled an intrusion attempt from the Pakistani side in Punjab's Ferozepur sector and killed one intruder, officials said on Monday.The intrusion attempt was made on Sunday evening and one intruder was killed in the counter...

15-Jun-2016 Ferozepur (Punjab)

Kamal Sharma meets Union MoS for Railways, Civil Aviation

Former President of the Punjab BJP and member of the party's national executive Kamal Sharma has met Union Minister of State for Railways Shri Manoj Kumar Sinha and Union Minister of State for Civil Aviation Dr. Mahesh Sharma. During his meeting with the ministers,...

06-May-2016 Ferozepur

BSF recovers 18 kg heroin in Punjab

The Border Security Force (BSF) said on Friday it had seized 18 kg of heroin in Punjab's Ferozepur sector bordering Pakistan.The heroin seizure is valued at Rs.90 crore in the international market.The seizure was made at the border outpost Karnail Singh...

14-Apr-2016 Ferozepur (Punjab)

BSF, DRI seize over 31 kg heroin in Punjab

Acting on a tip-off, the Border Security Force (BSF) and Directorate of Revenue Intelligence (DRI) seized over 31 kg of heroin in Punjab's Ferozepur sector on Thursday, BSF officials said.The seizure - the highest single seizure in Punjab's border belt this...

02-Apr-2016 Ferozepur (Punjab)

120 Farmers attended EcoSikh’s Natural Farming Workshop in Ferozepur

Over 120 farmers attended a one-day workshop on Organic Farming (Kudrati-Kheti) organized by Ecosikh in collaboration with Living Successfully Foundation at Village Lalchian, Guru Harsahai, Ferozpur. The workshop funded by Datawind, aimed to promote organic...

23-Mar-2016 Ferozepur (Punjab)

Deputy CM Advocates Bharat Ratna For Shaheed Bhagat Singh

While advocating the Bharat Ratna for Shaheed-E-Azam Bhagat Singh, Punjab Deputy CM Mr Sukhbir Singh Badal today said that it would be a real tribute to our great martyr. He said that after paying floral tributes to our great martyrs, Shaheed Bhagat Singh,...

23-Mar-2016 Ferozepur (Punjab)

Bhagat Singh should be given Bharat Ratna: Sukhbir Sukhbir Singh Badal

Punjab's Deputy Chief Minister Sukhbir Singh Badal on Wednesday demanded that freedom struggle hero Bhagat Singh be given the Bharat Ratna, India's highest civilian honour.Badal, who is the Shiromani Akali Dal president, said he will soon write to the central...

23-Mar-2016 Ferozepur

BSF recovers three kg heroin in Punjab

BSF troopers have recovered three kg of heroin along the India-Pakistan border in Punjab's Ferozepur sector, an officials said on Wednesday.The heroin was recovered near the New Gazniwala border out post, nearly 300 km from here. The contraband was buried...

07-Feb-2016 Ferozepur (Punjab)

BSF kills four smugglers in Punjab; 10 kg heroin recovered

BSF troopers on Sunday shot dead four smugglers, including two Pakistanis, in Punjab's Ferozepur sector and seized nearly 10 kg heroin, a senior BSF officer said.The Border Security Force troopers also seized arms and ammunition from the spot. These included...

07-Feb-2016 Ferozepur (Punjab)

BSF shoots four smugglers in Punjab, seizes 10 kg heroin

BSF troopers on Sunday shot dead four smugglers, including two Pakistanis, in the Khemkaran sector of Punjab's Tarn Taran district and seized nearly 10 kg heroin, officials said.The Border Security Force troopers also seized arms and ammunition from the...

21-Nov-2015 Ferozepur/Chandigarh

BSF recovers 21 kg heroin along Pakistan border in Punjab

The Border Security Force (BSF), in a joint operation with Punjab Police, recovered 21 kg of heroin along the India-Pakistan border in Punjab's Ferozepur sector, a senior BSF officer said on Saturday.The BSF also recovered one pistol and ammunition from...

20-Nov-2015 Ferozepur

BSF recovers AK-47, ammunition near Pakistan border

Border Security Force (BSF) troopers on Friday recovered one AK-47 assault rifle and two magazines with 52 live rounds in Punjab's Ferozepur sector along the India-Pakistan border.The recovery was made near Border Out Post (BOP) Tapu in Ferozepur sector, nearly...

05-Nov-2015 Ferozepur/Chandigarh

Stubble burning: All efforts go up in smoke!

As the entire northern belt of India, comprising Punjab, Haryana, Delhi and Chandigarh bear the haze-covered skies these days, farmer Tarsem Singh stands on the edge of his four-acre landholding in Punjab's fertile Malwa belt of Ferozepur district with...

03-Nov-2015 Ferozepur

BSF recovers 10 kg heroin in Punjab after gunfight

Border Security Force (BSF) troopers recovered 10 kg of heroin along the India-Pakistan border in Punjab after an exchange of fire with Pakistani smugglers, a BSF spokesman said on Tuesday.The heroin was recovered near border outpost (BoP) Muthianwala in the...

19-Oct-2015 Ferozepur

BSF seizes heroin, weapons on Pakistan border

The Border Security Force (BSF) has seized 10 kg of heroin along the India-Pakistan border in Punjab, a BSF spokesman said on Monday.The heroin was recovered near a border outpost in Ferozepur sector after the troopers challenged smugglers from Pakistan.Although...

11-Oct-2015 Ferozepur

BSF seizes 15 kg heroin along Pakistan border in Punjab

Border Security Force (BSF) troopers seized a total of 15 kg heroin from two places along the India-Pakistan border in Punjab in the last 36 hours, a BSF spokesman said on Sunday.The seized heroin is valued at Rs.75 crore in the international market.BSF troopers...

13-Sep-2015 Ferozepur

BSF seizes 14 kg heroin valued at Rs.70 crore in Punjab

Border Security Force (BSF) troopers seized 14 kg heroin along the India-Pakistan border in the Ferozepur sector, a BSF spokesman said on Sunday.The heroin, valued at Rs.70 crore in the international market, was found concealed in four packets near the border...

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