Officials of the Border Security Force or BSF and the Directorate of Revenue Intelligence (DRI) Amritsar have arrested two alleged smugglers in Ferozepur bordering Pakistan and seized 31 packets of contraband suspected to be heroin.
Kathleen Wynne, the premier of Canada's Ontario province known for her support for gay rights, on Sunday offered prayers at the holiest of Sikh shrines Harmandar Sahib and was honoured by the Shiromani Gurdwara Parbandhak Committee.
A major fire broke out at the first floor of the Amritsar Deputy Commissioner office here today, destroying key British era documents, police said. No casualty has been reported in the fire, they added.
Thousands of fires blaze over Northwest India, covering a vast swathe in smoke and haze, a picture taken by a NASA satellite has shown, revealing a disturbing reason behind the country's deteriorating air quality.
Strung up by his legs and hands from the ceiling, upside down, and brutally beaten with an iron rod, a factory worker has died in Amritsar in an incident in Amritsar that came to light after a video of it went viral on social media.