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Faridkot: Local Court issues arrest warrant for 3 absconding Dera members

Faridkot, Jul 9 (UNI) The Faridkot court has issued arrest warrants against three absconding members of the Dera Sacha Sauda's National Committee, after the sit named them as accused in the case of theft of Bir of Guru Granth Sahib from Gurudwara Burj Jawahar Singh wala, in the charge sheet filed by them.
The SIT headed by DIG RS Khatra on Monday filed charge sheet in the court against 11 persons including Dera head Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh and three others of National committee, in the court of Chatin Sharam.
The absconding national committee members against whom arrest warrants have been issued were identified as Sandeep Breta, Pardeep Kalar and Harsh Dhuri.
Seven dera followers were already arrested last week on Saturday, two of them released by the court terming their arrest illegal as they were already on bail by the Mohali court.
The case dates back to June 1, 2015, when the 'Bir' (copy) of Guru Granth Sahib was stolen and an FIR was registered next day at Bajakhana police.
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3,000 hectare more area brought under vegetable cultivation in Baramulla

12 Aug 2020 | 6:05 PM

Baramulla, Aug 12 (UNI) With 3,000 hectare more area brought under vegetable cultivation, the vegetable production has witnessed over 1,000 metric tones (MT) in this north Kashmir district, an official spokesman said Wednesday evening.

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Install all procured ventilators by August-15: Div Com to DCs

Install all procured ventilators by August-15: Div Com to DCs

12 Aug 2020 | 6:02 PM

Srinagar, Aug 12 (UNI) Directing Deputy Commissioners (DCs) to install all procured ventilators by August 15, Divisional Commissioner (Div Com), Kashmir Pandurang K Pole on Wednesday instructed concerned health officers to ensure training to the designated staff for smooth functioning of these ventilators in hospitals.

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Capt Amarinder launches Rs 92 cr 'Punjab Smart connect schemes

Capt Amarinder launches Rs 92 cr 'Punjab Smart connect schemes

12 Aug 2020 | 5:50 PM

Chandigarh, Aug 12 (UNI) Punjab on Wednesday took a major digital leap forward with the state-wide launch of its Rs 92 crore `Punjab Smart Connect Scheme’ by Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh, who personally handed over smart phones to six Class XII students in a symbolic gesture.

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COVID-19: 27 new cases in Punjab's Hoshiarpur

12 Aug 2020 | 5:45 PM

Hoshiarpur, Aug 12 (UNI) As many as 27 new Covid-19 patients were reported on Wednesday taking the district tally to 760.

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HP CM launches immunity-boosting 'Him Haldi Dudh'

HP CM launches immunity-boosting 'Him Haldi Dudh'

12 Aug 2020 | 5:39 PM

Shimla, Aug 12 (UNI) Himachal Pradesh Chief Minister Jai Ram Thakur on Wednesday launched a nutritional drink ‘Him Haldi Dudh or Turmeric Latte, produced by Milkfed to boost people's immunity amid the Covid-19 pandemic.

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