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Chandigarh June 8, 2008
Naginder Singh

Two Agriculture officers Mr. Surjit Singh and Mr. Inderjit Singh posted at Jalandhar District were suspended due to dereliction of duty .

Giving this information Agriculture Minister Punjab Mr. Sucha Singh Langah said that both the officers went to village Cheema near Kartarpur in district Jalandhar to plough the fields of Rattan Singh farmer who planted 10 acres of paddy before June 10.

Besides getting the paddy fields tilled the officers just clicked the photograph with the tractor ploughing the fields and gave false news in the papers that they had ploughed the fields.

Mr. Langah said that the Chief Agriculutrue officer Punjab visited the village cheema and found that not even a single acre was tilled. On the recommendation of Chief Agriculture officer both the erring officers were suspended.


Chandigarh June 8, 2008

Mr V.P Dubey, IAS (Retd.) elder brother of Mr A.K Dubey IAS , State Election Commissioner Punjab, breathed his last today after brief illness at Government Medical College and Hospital Sector-32, Chandigarh. He was 75. He left behind wife, two daughters and a son.

Cremation of Mr. V.P. Dubey will take place at 1 PM on 9.6.2008 at sector-25, Chandigarh cremation ground.

Funeral procession will start from house no-759, sector-8, Panchkula at 12:00 Noon on 9.6.2008.

Mr. V.P.Dubey remained as Joint Secretary Home Punjab and served on various important post in the state. He worked as Registrar, PAU Ludhiana and also served as member PPSC Patiala.





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