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Haryana police in guarded action keep off Punjab youth Cong from entering state

Ambala, Sep 20 (UNI) Punjab Youth Congress move to enter Haryana fizzled out as the determined Haryana police did not allow them to cross into the state boundary.
The Youth Congress under leadership of the national Youth President Narayan were to reach Delhi to participate in the protest march against the farmer’s bills brought by the Modi government. Since the Congress party has extended its support to the agitation launched by the Bhartiya Kisan Union against the Bill, the Punjab Youth Congress has also joined the party in its campaign against the Bill.
The Punjab Youth Congress in large number had marched from Dera Bassi to reach Delhi on Chandigarh-Delhi highway. The Haryana government had issued orders that the members of PYC should not be allowed to enter the state. They were stopped at the 3-lier Sadopur barrier on Punjab-Haryana border where the police force in large number was deployed under the control of Superintendent of Police Abhishk Jorwal.
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Punjab Food Min seizes 69 trucks over bogus milling

20 Oct 2020 | 12:39 AM

Chandigarh, Oct 19 (UNI) Issuing a strict warning to anyone indulging in bogus milling in the state, Food and Supplies Minister Bharat Bhushan Ashu on Monday directed the officials to initiate stringent action against the offenders, even as 69 trucks of outside paddy were seized by the department.

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Jalandhar: 400 youth clubs to join hands in battle against stubble burning

20 Oct 2020 | 12:29 AM

Jalandhar, Oct. 19 (UNI) The youth clubs of the district have joined the battle against the stubble burning and its members are reaching out to the farmers, to pursue them to manage the stubble under the In-Situ programme of the Agriculture department.

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Chhattisgarh reports 2376 fresh Coronavirus cases, 16 deaths

19 Oct 2020 | 11:58 PM

Raipur, Oct 19 (UNI) As many as 2376 fresh COVID-19 cases were detected in Chhattisgarh during the last 24 hours, taking the tally to 162772 on Monday.

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Punjab: Farmers to decide on review Rail Roko agitation

Punjab: Farmers to decide on review Rail Roko agitation

19 Oct 2020 | 11:56 PM

Moga, Oct 19 (UNI) The 30 farmers' organisations will meet in Chandigarh on Tuesday, to take the next line of Rail Roko agitation, after reviewing the situation.

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MP CM expresses grief

19 Oct 2020 | 11:22 PM

Bhopal, Oct 19 (UNI) Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan expressed condolences on Monday over the death of historian RL Shukla – the sire of Principal Secretary (Parliamentary Affairs) Pankaj Rag.
“I pray for peace to the departed soul and fortitude to the grieving household for bearing the loss,” the senior politician averred in a message.

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