Ludhiana: Part of Congress Committee Office Roof Collapses
After the city witnessed heavy rain on Thursday, part of the roof of the Congressional District (Rural) Committee Office collapsed in the early hours of Friday.
After the city witnessed heavy rain on Thursday, part of the roof of the Congressional District (Rural) Committee office collapsed in the early hours of Friday. The seven-decade-old office building is located near the clock tower and the roof was made of bricks and iron beams. According to the information, water had been flowing from it for a few days.
In charge of the office and secretary general of the Punjab Pradesh Congress Committee (PPCC), Komal Khanna, said he was happy that the roof collapsed overnight as a large number of workers and party leaders surrendered during the day and that there could have been a serious accident.
“I found out when I opened the office on Friday morning around 9am. Neighbors told me the roof collapsed around 2:30 a.m. upon hearing the thud. No one was hurt, but the furniture was damaged,” Khanna said.
The offices of the urban and rural district congress committee are in poor condition and the party has been working on various proposals for relocation or renovation.
West Bengal minister Partha Chatterjee arrested by ED in school recruitment scam
Partha Chatterjee, West Bengal Minister and State Secretary General of the ruling Trinamool Congress, has been arrested by the Law Enforcement Branch in connection with the alleged irregularities in the recruitment of teachers and non-teaching staff in public schools, officials said Saturday. ED raided 13 locations in West Bengal on Friday and seized cash worth ₹20 crore from a flat belonging to a close associate of Chatterjee.
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Events in Bangalore today and tomorrow: plan your weekend
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Road safety: Still a long way to go for Chandigarh’s tricity
Much remains to be done in terms of road design, infrastructure and traffic management in terms of road safety in the tricity, states RITES in its interim report. RITES, which is working on a comprehensive mobility plan to address burgeoning traffic issues in tricity, listed nine such LOS for Chandigarh, Mohali and Panchkula, and found them to also lack the road safety parameter.
Chandigarh: Soon register tree felling and pruning requests online
In an effort to ensure prompt execution, the UT administration has issued a new guideline for the felling of trees in the city, under which residents can contact the administration with all requests for felling or removal. pruning through a one stop shop system, which will be developed by Chandigarh Smart City Limited. The secretary, forest, will give the authorizations for the felling of trees.