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18-Nov-2017 Ferozepur

Punjab Police Nabs Three Drug Smugglers From Indo-Pak Border

Continuing with its crackdown on drugs trade, the Punjab Police has busted a gang of drug traffickers and smugglers with the arrest of three persons from the Indo-Pak border area in Ferozepur district.Though the main suspect, Manjit Singh @Manna s/o Jarnail Singh...

10-Nov-2017 Ferozepur

20 more services to be provided at Sewa kendras in Ferozepur

In a major decision, the district administration has started 20 more services at Sewa Kendras in Ferozepur district. Deputy Commissioner Ramvir has informed that the new services would be provided in all 84 Sewa kendras across the district, which would...

07-Nov-2017 Ferozepur

Accident due to fog kills 4 in Punjab

At least four persons were killed and nearly 10 others injured in an accident between a Punjab Roadways bus and a long-body truck due to dense fog in Punjab's Ferozepur district on Tuesday morning, police said.The incident took place near Kariya village...

17-Oct-2017 Hussainiwala (Ferozepur)

At border, Rajnath Singh stresses for cordial ties with Pakistan

Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh said on Tuesday that India wanted cordial and peaceful relations with Pakistan and "expected reciprocity" from Islamabad.The minister, who arrived at the Hussainiwala joint checkpost between India and Pakistan in Punjab's...

15-Aug-2017 Gurdaspur

Chief Minister Amarinder, Singh Confers State Awards To 45 Persons

On the occasion of the 70th anniversary of Independence Day, Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder, Singh conferred state awards to 45 persons for their valuable contribution to the society and dedicated services.The awardees included social and religious...

16-May-2017 Ferozepur

BSF recovers heroin worth Rs 25 cr in Punjab

In a joint operation with the special task force of Punjab Police, the Border Security Force (BSF) on Tuesday recovered five kg heroin worth Rs 25 crore buried under a berry tree in Punjab's Ferozepur sector."Based on specific information provided by Special...

05-Apr-2017 Ferozepur

15 kg heroin seized by BSF in Punjab

At least 15 kg heroin was recovered by Border Security Force troopers on Wednesday following an exchange of fire with Pakistani smugglers in Punjab's Ferozepur sector, a BSF officer said.The heroin is worth an estimated Rs 75 crore in the international...

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,...

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