FDA Inspector Shot Dead in Kharar

Food and Drug administrator (FDA) officer Neha Shoree was shot dead in Kharar by a chemist. The assailant, Balwinder Singh, walked into FDA office and fired four rounds at her, two of which hit her. Balwinder in his late forties, had a chemist shop in Morinda and his license was cancelled

Helmet going to be must for women in Chandigarh

It will be compulsory for all women two-wheeler drivers and riders to wear helmet. The exception will be only to Sikh women wearing turban. The Punjab and Haryana High Court had taken suo motu notice of the issue of safety of women, including Sikhs, while riding pillion or driving two-wheelers of

Making Chandigarh Polio Free

The Sub National Immunization Day Pulse Polio campaign covering high risk areas of Chandigarh is scheduled on 29th & 30th May 2016. In the two days activity as per the previous rounds, the children upto the age of 5years are given

Chandigarh admn slams reports, says not acting like moral policeman

The Chandigarh administration on Wednesday denied acting like a moral policeman or curbing the right of the citizens by trying to decide what they should wear while going to places, likes bars or discos. In a press release, Chandigarh Administration said that it has framed a policy “Controlling of Places of

Food dept tests Shahi Mutter Paneer at Stu C

The Health Department on Monday issued two food improvement notices to eateries located at Students' Centre, Panjab University, in Chandigarh. Food Safety Officer Bharat Kanojia on Monday inspected the various eateries and took five samples of Shahi Mutter Paneer, Rajmah, Channa, Vegetable Fried Rice and Papaya Shake. While the samples will

GMSH-16 gets digital X-ray machine

Adviser to the UT Administrator Vijay Dev, along with Anurag Agarwal, Home Secretary-cum Secretary-Health, on Friday inaugurated the digital X-ray machines installed at GMSH-16, Chandigarh. According to a press release, Vijay Dev appreciated the efforts of the Health Department of Chandigarh Administration in ensuring that all the government hospitals are

Vijay Dev launches ‘e-Awas’ portal for govt accommodation

Adviser to the UT Administrator Vijay Dev on Friday launched 'e-Awas,' an online accommodation management system portal at the UT Secretariat. The inauguration was done in the presence of senior officers namely, Anurag Agarwal, Home Secretary-cum-State Mission Director, Smart City, Dr. S B Deepak Kumar, Secretary (Upper) House Allotment Committee