Panjab University announces websites for admission tests for the year 2020-21

Chandigarh, April 2, 2020: Panjab University today announced that it had started various  websites for applying online to the Entrance Tests of the University: MET – CETUG – PUTHAT – UGLAW – For online application, candidates have to first register on the Entrance Test website, so that they can pay the […]

Sharda Sarvhitkari School holds Online Quiz, Poster Making Activity and sends chapter-wise videos, assignments to students

Chandigarh, April 1, 2020: In these difficult and challenging times caused due to the Covid-19 pandemic and the entire country is in lockdown, the Sharda Sarvhitkari Model Senior Secondary School, Sector 40 D is  motivating its students and encouraging their curiosity by adopting innovative and creative methodologies of teaching. Through the use of technology, the […]

Central Government sends directive to Chief Secretaries of all States regarding people with disabilities

Chandigarh, March 30, 2020: Kota Shakuntala D. Gamlim, Secretary, Ministry of Social Justice & Empowerment, Government of India has  sent a very important directive through email to the Chief Secretaries of all States regarding people with disabilities – asking them to ensure access to caregivers and providing medical aid at doorstep. The mail reads “Persons […]

Ropar Police demonstrates public-police collaboration, motivates 424 villages to self-isolate

Ropar/Chandigarh, March 30: Leading from the front to contain the threat from COVID-19, the Ropar Police has harnessed public support and motivated nearly 70% of villages  to self-isolate themselves. This is  ensuring that the  deadly virus does not spread. The district force is providing all round support including training youth and supplying essential goods. The […]

Sharp increase in COVID-19 Positive cases in Chandigarh, number shoots up to 13

Chandigarh, March 30, 2020: There has been a sharp increase in the number of COVD19 Positive cases in Chandigarh, with five more patients testing Positive. The total number of such patients is 13 now in Chandigarh, up from 8  yesterday. A NRI couple (32 Year Male & 32 year Female) residents of Canada were admitted […]

Punjab to open school buildings for shelter of migrant labourers

Chandigarh, March 30: The Punjab Education Minister, Mr. Vijay Inder Singla, on Monday, directed the education department officials to open the school buildings to provide shelter for  migrant laborer who have been  stranded due to corona virus. He added that the education secretary has been asked to convey the directions to all district education officers […]

In Punjab : Industry, Brick Kilns can operate with Migrant Labour if they can be accommodated safely on premises, says Punjab CM

Chandigarh, March 29: To address the problem of migrant labourers and prevent their exodus from the state amid the COVID-19 crisis, Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh has asked all industrial units and brick kilns in the state to commence operations with such migrants if they have adequate provisions to accommodate them safely within the […]

Results of Class 1 to 8 of Chandigarh Government Schools to be declared Digitally

Chandigarh,  29th March 2020 : The Education Department, Chandigarh has decided that in the wake of lockdown due to COVID 19, the results from Classes 1st to 8th of Government Schools of Chandigarh shall be declared DIGITALLY on 31st March 2020 and the same will be conveyed to the students/ parents through TEXT MESSAGES, WHATSAPP […]

Grocery, Vegetable, Chemist shops opened in public interest: Badnore

Chandigarh, March 28, 2020: Sh V P Singh Badnore, Governor of Punjab and Administrator, UT Chandigarh  today stated that after the appeal of the Prime Minister for lockdown,a majority of States/ UTs  had gone for the lockdown option during which the Establishments for essential items had been kept open. It was only in Chandigarh and […]

No new positive case of COVID-19 reported from Punjab; one patient cured and discharged

Chandigarh, March 28, 2020: No new positive case of COVID-19 has been reported from Punjab today. In fact, one case of Hoshiarpur admitted in Amritsar, has been cured and discharged. COVID-19 data, as provided by the Punjab Government, is: 1 Total Suspected cases reported till date 898 2 Total no. of samples sent 898 3 […]