Chandigarh: Police have filed a lawsuit against the owners of two clubs in Sector 26 which were found to be open beyond the authorized time frame. Police found the Kakuna club open beyond the permitted time on Sunday and booked its owner Pulkit Mahajan (29) under section 188 of the IPC. A similar case has been filed against Shem, owner of Bargain Booze, and its manager, Mohit Sharma.
Home theft in sector 15
Chandigarh: An unknown person stole 24,000 rupees in cash and a cell phone from a house in Sector 15. Police have filed a complaint about Anmoldeep Singh at the police station in Sector 11. TNS
Young arrested with ganja
Chandigarh: The district criminal cell caught a 24-year-old with 7 kg of ganja. The suspect, identified as NAC’s Arun Kumar, Mani Majra, was caught near the Mani Majra sports complex. A case under NDPS law has been registered against him.
Chandigarh: A musical event, “Parbat Ke Us Paar”, was organized at the Tagore Theater by the Sur Tarang Kala Manch Society. The program started with “Mera yaar bada sharmila” by Ashok Bansal. Ramtirth gave a wonderful performance with the song “Jab bhi yeh dil”. TNS
Chandigarh: About 5,000 students took part in an energy conservation painting competition held in 21 schools here. The pupils were divided into two groups, from class V to VII and from class VIII to X. TNS
Chandigarh: Members of the Chandigarh branch of the Merchant Marine Officers Association held their annual meeting here on Monday. More than 100 serving military personnel as well as former Sailors and their families attended the event. TNS
3 booked for a clash in Mohali
Mohali: Police arrested more than three people on Sunday who were involved in a clash between two groups of taxi drivers on the way to the airport. Three persons were named in the FIR registered under Articles 323, 341, 506, 148 and 149 of the IPC at the airport police station. SHO Amandeep Kaur Airport Police Station said, “The incident took place on Sunday. The police are investigating the case ”. Complainant Inderjit Singh said that Gurdarshan Singh, Manjinder Singh and others stopped a prepaid taxi due to a dispute over passenger pickup. When he objected, the suspects attacked him with weapons as a result of which he was injured and was later admitted to a hospital. TNS
Chandan is treasurer of Bar Assn
Chandigarh: Chandan Sharma was elected treasurer of the District Bar Association without opposition on Monday. RK Yadav withdrew his candidacy for the post on the last day of the withdrawal of applications. Deputy returning officer Karam Singh said that after the withdrawal process, two candidates – Ravinder Singh Jolly and Sunil Toni – remained as chairman. Amirtveer Singh, Rajiv Kumar Rana and Vaneet Sharma will compete for the post of vice-president. Bhupinder Rana and Mukesh Kumar will seek the post of Secretary, while Navdeep Kaur, Simranjit Kaur and Sonia Kaushik will seek the post of Co-Secretary. The DBA has appointed Chaman Lal as the returning officer for the elections to be held on December 17. TNS
5 new cases of dengue fever in Mohali
Mohali: Five new cases of dengue fever and 22 suspected cases were reported in the district on Monday. With that, the tally reached 3,918. No less than 18 cases have been reported in the district in the past five days. Up to 39 presumed deaths from dengue have been recorded so far. TNS