A close aide of gangster Jaipal Bhullar, who is wanted in connection with the killing of two assistant sub-inspectors in Ludhiana, has been arrested, the Punjab police said on Monday.
Unidentified people in a car allegedly shot dead two Punjab Police officers in Jagraon town, about 45 kilometres from Ludhiana, today, the police said.
Samples from a poultry farm in Ludhiana tested positive for bird flu, prompting the district authorities to form a committee for a culling exercise and containment operations.
Delhi Police on Friday arrested one person after a patient's family was charged Rs 1.20 lakh for an ambulance to transport her from Gurgaon to a hospital in Ludhiana.
A police constable died in accidental firing when he was cleaning his gun on Monday, a senior police official said.
A garment manufacturing unit owner, accused of stealing power, was slapped with a fine of Rs 27 lakh by the Punjab State Power Corporation Limited (PSPCL), said officials on Wednesday.
An elderly man allegedly murdered four of his family members in Mayur Vihar in Ludhiana district, police said on Tuesday.
Four members of a family were found killed at their Mayur Vihar colony residence on the Hambran road, the police said on Tuesday.
A speeding bike zooms past a group of policemen. Seconds later the two pillion riders fall backwards onto the road, as the rider increases the throttle to escape the crowd trying to get hold of them. One of the pillion rider is immediately cornered, pinned to the ground and then beaten with slippers as he tries to cover himself.
Three of the five armed men, who tried to rob a branch of Muthoot Finance in Punjab's Ludhiana today, were caught and beaten mercilessly by people after two of them panicked and fell from the motorcycle while trying to escape, police said today.
A man has been charged for allegedly injuring a dog with bricks in Punjab's Ludhiana, police said on Friday.
A proposed industrial park in Ludhiana has sparked a confrontation between the Punjab government and the local villagers, who fear it will disrupt the ecology in the area.
An FIR has been filed against the principal of a school for running classes in Haibowal area of Ludhiana in Punjab, police said.
A major fire broke out at a spinning mill in an industrial area near here on Sunday. There was, however, no loss of life in the incident, police said, adding the cause behind the fire was yet to be ascertained.
A 37-year-old daily wager committed suicide in Punjab''s Ludhiana as the authorities allegedly denied him free ration, a charge refuted by police.