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Punjab: Excise dept to get import permits of distilleries & bottling plants verified from issuing authorities

Chandigarh, Sep 23 (UNI) Tightening the noose on Distilleries and Bottling plants indulging into nefarious activities such as smuggling of liquor, the Punjab Excise department has initiated a vigorous exercise to get import permits of all such plants verified from the issuing authorities of different countries.
Stating this here on Wednesday, State Excise Commissioner Rajat Aggarwal said that the Excise department had recently got the import permit of a prominent bottling plant Lloyd Bottling and Blending, Hoshiarpur verified from the office of Deputy Collector, Regional Revenue and Customs Office, Golephu Bhutan and had found the same fake.
An FIR was lodged by the department against the unit and the owner was also nominated by name in the report, he added.
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Union Secy Power inspects progress on Hydro Electrical Projects in Kishtwar

Union Secy Power inspects progress on Hydro Electrical Projects in Kishtwar

29 Oct 2020 | 8:17 PM

Jammu, Oct 29 (UNI) Union Secretary, Ministry of Power, Sanjiv Nandan Sahai on Thursday inspected the pace of work on the Hydro Electric Projects coming up in Kishtwar district and inaugurated various assets created in the adjoining areas under the Project Area Development plan.

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Boy kills father after watching 'Crime Patrol' in Vrindavan

29 Oct 2020 | 8:16 PM

Mathura, Oct 29 (UNI) In a bizarre case to save himself from the police, a 17-year-old boy in Vrindavan "watched the TV serial ‘Crime Patrol’ for over 100 times just to learn how to destroy evidence".

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SAD’s Inder Singh Namsot joins AAP

29 Oct 2020 | 8:15 PM

Chandigarh, Oct 29 (UNI) The Shiromani Akali Dal (Badal) working committee member Inder Singh Namsot joined the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) on Thursday.

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Passage of Bill making entire state a single mandi by Cong ruled Chhattisgarh exposes fraud played on farmers of Punjab by CM: Sukhbir Badal

29 Oct 2020 | 7:58 PM

Chandigarh, Oct 29 (UNI) Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) President Sukhbir Singh Badal said on Thursday that the passage of a Bill making the entire State a single ‘mandi’ by Congress ruled Chhattisgarh had exposed the fraud played on farmers by chief minister Capt Amarinder Singh who had played a fixed match with the centre and refused to protect the farming community from the ill effects of the agri-marketing laws.

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HP: 22 teachers including Education Minister contract coronavirus

29 Oct 2020 | 7:52 PM

Shimla, Oct 29 (UNI) In a major setback to open the Schools and Colleges after a gap of seven months, Education Minister Govind Thakur and 22 teachers of Sarkaghat Government School in Mandi district have contracted COVID-19.

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