The protest by Punjab Agricultural College College students Affiliation (PAUSA) towards the state authorities, over vacant posts within the state agriculture and horticulture departments and its failure to offer employment to educated youth, entered the tenth consecutive day on Friday.
On Thursday, Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) president Sukhbir Singh Badal had prolonged assist to college students of Punjab Agricultural College (PAU).
As per the protesting college students, 410 posts of agriculture improvement officer, 350 posts of agriculture sub-inspector, 125 posts of horticulture improvement officer, 129 of soil conservation officer and 56 of market secretary are at the moment vacant.
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Medical doctors advise unique breastfeeding for first 6 months of life
Ludhiana As part of World Breastfeeding Consciousness Week being noticed at totally different authorities establishments within the district until August 7, an consciousness seminar on the significance of mom’s milk was organised at Civil Hospital right here on Friday. District household welfare officer Dr Harpreet Singh, whereas informing in regards to the maternal and youngster well being providers offered by the division, knowledgeable that based on a World Well being Organisation (WHO) and UNICEF report, mom’s milk is obligatory for well being, vitamin and improvement of kids. He stated breastfeeding must be began inside an hour after a baby is born and for the primary six months, the kid must be solely breastfed. It must be continued for not less than two years, together with complementary feeding, he added. Senior medical officer, civil hospital, Dr Deepika Goel stated, “A mom’s milk is a should to extend the flexibility of a kid to battle illnesses and is helpful for the psychological and bodily improvement of the kid. Breastfeeding advantages each mom and youngster.” An consciousness paper ready by the well being division was additionally circulated through the seminar.
110 farmers attend month-to-month coaching camp of PAU Kisan Membership
Ludhiana A complete of 110 farmers from totally different components of Punjab attended the month-to-month camp coaching camp of PAU Kisan Membership on Friday. Affiliate director (ability improvement) Kuldeep Singh appealed to farmers to take part wholeheartedly within the kisan melas which might be organised offline after a niche of two years as a result of pandemic. He additionally urged them to undertake PAU applied sciences of their fields for higher fiscal returns. Consultants Dharminderpal Singh and KB Singh defined the seed manufacturing of pulses and the position of plant pathologists in agricultural improvement, respectively. Parminder Singh, extension specialist, GADVASU, offered suggestions for a balanced food regimen to animals. A progressive sugarcane grower, Sardar Balkar Singh, shared suggestions for remunerative returns from sugarcane processing. Within the meantime, Teej pageant was additionally celebrated with nice fervour by girls wing of the PAU Kisan Membership in Ayali Khurd village, Ludhiana. Wearing conventional Punjabi apparel: salwar- kameez with phulkari wrapped round shoulders, round 150 girls participated within the celebration and carried out boliyan and giddha.
20 booked in 2 days for renting home with out tenant verification
Ludhiana With the intention to keep away from any untoward incident and to make sure tight safety forward of the seventy fifth Independence Day, Ludhiana police have booked 20 folks from Zone 2 prior to now two days for renting their lodging with out tenant verification. Further deputy commissioner of police (ADCP -2) Suhail Qasim Mir, in a video message, stated, “Within the backdrop of the safety preparations for the Independence Day, a particular checking drive has been initiated by Ludhiana police below the supervision of commissioner of police (CP) Kaustubh Sharma. We’re taking strict actions towards property house owners who’re renting their homes to tenants with out police verification.” The officer stated many individuals from different districts or states are residing in Ludhiana and thus, town police are taking all preventive measures to keep away from any anti-social actions or menace. The ADCP firmly warned residents of getting police verification of their tenants finished to keep away from any authorized motion.
PWSSB CEO inspects ongoing works to improve STPs
Ludhiana The chief govt officer (CEO) of Punjab Water Provide and Sewerage Board (PWSSB) , Varinder Sharma, on Friday, inspected the continued works to improve sewage remedy crops (STP) below the ₹650-crore challenge to wash the Buddha Nullah. Sharma performed a gathering with the officers of Punjab Air pollution Management Board (PPCB), sewerage board, municipal company, amongst different departments concerned within the challenge at Jamalpur STP web site. Sharma additionally inspected the working of Widespread Effluent Remedy Crops (CETP) established for treating waste of dyeing models on Tajpur highway and Point of interest space. He directed the officers to maintain a daily test on the working of the crops and make sure that water is handled correctly. The officers stated color was nonetheless witnessed within the handled water of CETPs. Sharma directed the Punjab Air pollution Management Board (PPCB) to make sure that colored water shouldn’t be dumped into the nullah. Other than inspecting the continued work of STPs, Sharma additionally reviewed the work of putting in interceptor traces alongside Buddha Nullah to cease the direct circulate of sewage waste into the nullah. Sharma stated instructions have been issued to the authorities to finish the tasks inside stipulated deadlines.