A person was arrested and a consignment of drugs, worth Rs 60 crore in the street market, was seized in Tarn Taran area here, police said on Sunday.
Ashes of Sarabjit Singh, who died after being brutally assaulted in a Pakistani jail, were on Sunday immersed in the Beas river at Goindwal Sahib in the neighbouring Tarn Taran.
A Pakistani intruder was shot dead by BSF personnel at Khemkaran sector in Tarn Taran district near here and heroin worth Rs 50 crore was recovered from his possession.
A young woman was thrashed and abused by Punjab Police officials in full public view in Punjab`s Tarn Taran district recently.
Two policemen, accused of thrashing a girl who had approached them for help after being teased last week, were on Sunday arrested on the charge of assault and molestation.
Supreme Court slammed Bihar and Punjab governments for police excesses saying beating up people was "animal behaviour" and sent notices for implementation of its direction on police reforms.
Four people have been arrested by Tarn Taran police after the death of an Assistant Sub Inspector (ASI) under mysterious circumstances.
Punjab CM Parkash Singh Badal on Thursday said the policemen found guilty of thrashing a girl in Tarn Taran will be dismissed from service.
Two police head constables were on Monday placed under suspension for allegedly thrashing a girl, who had resisted the arrest of her father by them in Tarn Taran district of Punjab.
An alleged Babbar Khalsa terrorist, wanted in more than a dozen cases, was arrested in Tarn Taran district, about 23 kms from here, police said on Wednesday.
Day in Pics: 29th August
August 29, 2014
Famous Ganesh Pandals in Mumbai