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Mohali?s fossil village finally gets bridge

Mohali?s fossil village finally gets bridge

CHANDIGARH: Located about 10km from Chandigarh, the fossil village of , Masol, has finally got a . To date, the only road to the village crossed over streambeds and lacked bridges on at least three points. In case of heavy rain, residents of the village could not cross over and […]

Woman defeats mother-in-law

Woman defeats mother-in-law

JALANDHAR: Kamaljeet Kaur, who faced her mother-in-law in elections to the post of in Begampura village, won by a comfortable margin. Out of 160 votes polled, Kamaljeet got 88 votes, while her mother-in-law got just 41 votes. The remaining 31 votes went to a third candidate. Kamaljeet was supported by […]

Nominee‘s hubby booked for fake votes

Nominee‘s hubby booked for fake votes

PATIALA: SSP MS Sidhu said police booked two people, Nirmal Kumar and Ram Singh, residents of Hari Majra for allegedly casting fake votes during panchayat polls. He said both were arrested after the registration of a case against them at Ghanaur police station. The case had been registered under various […]

Now, mayor will be peoples? choice

Now, mayor will be peoples? choice

JAIPUR: The see-saw battle between the Congress and the BJP over the direct and indirect elections for the post of mayor and chairperson of municipalities and corporations continues in the state. After coming to power, the ruling Congress government in its first cabinet meeting on Saturday reversed the BJP?s 2014 […]

Rural polls: 84.16 percent voting in Mohali district

Rural polls: 84.16 percent voting in Mohali district

MOHALI: The panchayat in district were conducted peacefully with 84.16% overall voting percentage recorded here on Sunday. While Kharar witnessed 83% voting, Majri saw 83.5% and 86% was seen in Derabassi. 63 panchayats were elected unanimously, said deputy commissioner Gurpreet Kaur Sapra. She said, ?Results are pouring in and as […]