Gunshots were fired outside Grewal’s residence in the White Rock neighbourhood of Vancouver, Canada on Saturday.
As part of their protest, scores of farmers gathered at the Mohali-Chandigarh border to press the central government to accept their demands, including a legal guarantee for MSP.
“Leaders from the SKM will meet Punjab Governor Banwarilal Purohit on Tuesday and submit a memorandum,” farm leader Harmeet Singh Kadian said.
In the first semifinal of the day, Abhishek scored in the 41st minute to give Haryana the lead, but BP Somanna of Tamil Nadu scored the equaliser with seconds remaining.
Farmers are demanding withdrawal of cases filed against them during the 2020-21 agitation, compensation and jobs to one family member of those who died during the protest, debt waiver and penison.
Earlier, in a record achievement, the Border Security Force (BSF) recovered 69 Pakistani drones that entered Indian territory in the last 10 months of this year.
Chandigarh Diary: 'Video war' between AAP and SAD; CM Bhagwant Mann says he has videos of former minister & ex-MP
Ruling Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) and Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) in opposition recently claimed that both have evidence of wrongdoings against each other.
Girls in rural Punjab are getting a lesson in self-confidence with the help of football
Punjab will face Manipur in the quarterfinal, who topped pool E with two wins and a draw.
The policemen were standing on the road when the Nihangs opened fire at them, Kapurthala Superintendent of Police (Headquarters) Tejbir Singh Hundal told PTI.
Sources said the NIA teams raided different places in Ludhiana, Jalandhar, Moga, Patiala, Gurdaspur and SAS Nagar districts in Punjab.
Stubble burning & air pollution: 'Farmers being made villains', forget politics, give financial aid to ryots, SC tells states
“We expect both Delhi and UP to take action and file a report before us…,” the Supreme Court said and posted the matter for further hearing on December 7.
The protesting farmers, who also demanded a long-lasting solution for paddy straw, brought stubble-laden trolleys to several offices of deputy commissioners and sub-divisional magistrates.
The state revenue department has marked red entries into the land records of 340 farmers who resorted to the burning of paddy stubble.
The division bench quashed the Haryana State Employment of Local Candidates Act 2020 while hearing several petitions filed by the Faridabad Industries Association and others.
The court had admitted multiple petitions against the implementation of the act that provided 75 per cent reservation in jobs in the private sector to candidates from the state.
Sachdeva stated in the letter. Notably, Delhi continues to remain under the firm grip of pollution.
V K Saxena said Delhi can do little to stop crop-residue smoke from other states and added that "blaming others should not be an alibi for gross inaction over the years".
The authorities found 4328 stubble burning sites and an environmental compensation of Rs 24.3 lakh was imposed in 973 cases, it was stated.
Despite the release of Rs 1,426.41 crore for crop residue management machines since 2018, the burning cases persist.