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Punjab police

AA Edit | Throw the book at Amritpal; vital to ensure Punjab peace

Had it been in the days of princely India, Amritpal Singh may have been tossed into a dungeon and the keys thrown away.

25 Apr 2023 12:55 AM

Suspension of internet, SMS services extended; Amritpal Singh remains elusive

Punjab government launched a major crackdown against Amritpal, with the police arresting 78 members of an outfit headed by him

19 Mar 2023 1:28 PM

Punjab on high alert after blast at Police Intelligence wing HQ in Mohali

The windowpanes on one of the floors of the building were shattered because of the explosion

10 May 2022 10:38 AM

3 states’ police at odds after Punjab cops arrest BJP leader

Delhi police claimed that the Punjab cops did not inform the local police before arresting Mr Bagga from his residence in Delhi

07 May 2022 1:19 AM

Dilip Cherian | High court pulls up Punjab govt for tainted cops in IPS positions

The court has directed the state govt to explain how and why it has chosen to appoint PPS officers to IPS-cadre posts of SSPs in the state

01 Apr 2021 12:00 AM


Seven arrested in Punjab for attacking police, chopping ASI's hand

The seven people included five who were allegedly part of the attack outside a wholesale vegetable market in Patiala

12 Apr 2020 1:58 PM

Seven Bathinda police personnel injured after being attacked in Haryana village

‘A case was registered in Bathinda's Rama Mandi area in which two persons were arrested,’ Arun Kumar Mittal said.

09 Oct 2019 2:52 PM

Pak drone used to drop weapons for terrorists found in Punjab: report

Senior police official said, 'Drone couldn't return due to malfunction, so accused hid it at a village near the Attari border.'

27 Sep 2019 4:03 PM

‘Pak drones made multiple sorties’

According to the police, the terror group was conspiring to unleash a series of terrorist strikes in Punjab and adjoining states.

26 Sep 2019 6:19 AM

J&K air bases on high alert following arms drop by Pak drones

Officers said drones flew low to avoid detection, may have dropped around 80 kgs of weapons between Sept 9 and 16.

25 Sep 2019 11:00 AM


Punjab police to crack down on illegal units of firecrackers

In response to a question, he said that Punjab CM had already ordered a Magisterial probe to ascertain the reasons behind the mishap.

07 Sep 2019 2:52 AM

'Prize money changed my life,' says Punjab constable who won Rs 2 crore lottery

Kumar, 30, a resident of Motian village in Hoshiarpur district, never thought that he would become a millionaire one day.

24 Jun 2019 1:14 PM

Punjab CM orders stringent inquiry after Bargari sacrilege accused murdered in jail

The incident occurred at around 5.15 pm when the accused Mahinderpal Bittu was attacked by some prison inmates.

23 Jun 2019 10:07 AM

Murder accused Prabhjot Singh deported from the UAE

Prabhjot Singh was spotted by the UAE authorities and arrested there.

07 Feb 2019 5:46 PM

Punjab police make second arrest in Amritsar grenade attack

Weapons including a .32 bore pistol, a US made pistol, 4 magazines and 25 live cartridges have been recovered from accused Avtar Singh.

24 Nov 2018 7:13 PM


Sacrilege cases: Akshay Kumar appears before Punjab Police SIT

The SIT wants to question Kumar as his name was mentioned in the Justice Ranjit Singh Commission report on sacrilege incidents.

21 Nov 2018 11:11 AM

Amritsar blast: Punjab CM announces Rs 50L reward for info on suspects

Information can be provided on Punjab Police helpline - 181, officials said, adding identity of informer will be kept a secret.

19 Nov 2018 11:58 AM

Three die in Amritsar grenade attack, terror suspected

Two bike-borne assailants involved; NIA team to visit site today.

19 Nov 2018 1:09 AM

Won't let 'forces of terror' destroy peace vows Amarinder after Amritsar attack

CM Amarinder Singh also announced a compensation of Rs 5 lakh for the kin of those killed and free treatment to the injured.

18 Nov 2018 7:01 PM

3 killed in suspected terror attack on religious congregation in Amritsar

The grenade was lobbed by two persons who had come on a bike and had their faces covered.

18 Nov 2018 2:32 PM