Punjab Police

BSF troops fire at Pakistan drone spotted twice near Punjab border

According to sources, the drone entered the Indian border at least twice on late Monday (January 13). 

Jan 14, 2020, 10:26 AM IST

Contract killer arrested in Punjab for killing woman

Punjab Police on Saturday said that they have arrested a contract killer who was allegedly hired by the husband of the woman who was shot dead in in front of her five-year-old daughter in Mohali near here earlier this month.

Dec 21, 2019, 20:03 PM IST

Stripped, slapped with hands tied for wearing short pants in school, class 11 student ends life in Punjab's Ludhiana

The victim, who felt insulted after being stripped of his clothes in front of his classmates, filmed himself on his mobile phone before ending his life.

Dec 01, 2019, 07:05 AM IST

Wanted gangster belonging to Punjab deported from Armenia

In a major breakthrough in its campaign against gangsters, Punjab Police is all set to arrest wanted gangster Sukhpreet Singh Dhaliwal, alias Budda, from Delhi airport after successfully securing his deportation from Armenia.

Nov 22, 2019, 22:52 PM IST

Centre to handover Pakistan drone arms smuggling case probe to NIA

Punjab Police had claimed that the terror group was conspiring to unleash a series of strikes in Punjab and adjoining states.

Oct 05, 2019, 07:45 AM IST

NIA to probe incidents of Pakistan drones smuggling arms into India

On September 22, the Punjab Police had said to have busted a terrorist module of the revived Khalistan Zindabad Force (KZF), which was backed by a Pakistan and Germany based terror group that was conspiring to unleash a series of terror strikes in Punjab and its adjoining states.

Oct 02, 2019, 11:26 AM IST

Punjab police seize 1.5 kg heroin, one arrested

The arrested has been identified as Varinder Singh, a resident of Kapurthala district.

Sep 09, 2019, 19:08 PM IST

Gurdaspur cracker factory was illegal, case registered: Police

A total of 23 people were killed and 18 injured in the explosions that took place on Wednesday evening.

Sep 05, 2019, 19:40 PM IST

Amritsar turns into fortress with 3,000 security personnel for Operation Blue Star's anniversary

Amid apprehensions that Sikh hardliners might create trouble in the Golden Temple complex, more than 3,000 security personnel have been deployed to maintain law and order.

Jun 06, 2019, 08:31 AM IST

Two hand grenades seized from bike-borne men in Punjab

The Punjab Police on Sunday seized two hand grenades from two bike-borne men during routine checking near Kukranwala Adda.

Jun 02, 2019, 18:28 PM IST

Punjab Police arrests man on charges of spying, recovers ammunition, documents

Speaking to news agency ANI, the Punjab Police asserted that a man identified as Ram Kumar was arrested from the Beas town in the district on charges of spying. 

Mar 16, 2019, 00:23 AM IST

Suspected ISI agent leaking Indian military intelligence info to Pakistan arrested in Jalandhar

The accused has been taken to Jalandhar for further interrogation.

Mar 15, 2019, 12:55 PM IST

Punjab Police distribute food among stranded Pakistani nationals

Informed sources said that 40-50 Pakistani passengers were stranded at the Attari railway station and were waiting for the train service to resume so that they could travel back to their country.

Mar 01, 2019, 20:50 PM IST

Punjab: Notorious gangster Ankit Bhadu killed in encounter near Zirakpur

The gangster held a family, included a six-year-old girl, as hostage. 

Feb 07, 2019, 22:36 PM IST

'Most wanted' gangster killed in police encounter with Lawrence Bishnoi gang in Zirakpur

Ankit Bhadu was a close aide of notorious gangster Lawrence Bishnoi.

Feb 07, 2019, 21:13 PM IST

Punjab Police detains three at Pathankot railway station for verification of antecedents

They were travelling in an express train headed towards Delhi and were deboarded and detained, news agency PTI reported quoting a police official.

Nov 26, 2018, 00:06 AM IST

Security forces informed, combing operations held, says Punjab Police after 6 suspicious men spotted in Pathankot

Speaking to news agency ANI, Punjab DGP Suresh Arora informed that he has spoken to the Pathankot Senior Superintendent of Police (SSP) Vivek Sheel Soni.

Nov 24, 2018, 18:09 PM IST

Amritsar grenade attack: 5-day remand for youth arrested by Punjab Police

Bikramjit was produced before a court in Ajnala town, around 30km from Amritsar

Nov 22, 2018, 22:17 PM IST

Condition of former AAP district president Suresh Sharma stable: Punjab Police

Amritsar Superintendent of Police (SP), JS Walia, added that the police will examine the CCTV footage. 

Nov 21, 2018, 09:14 AM IST

Punjab police launch hunt for Al-Qaeda commander Zakir Moosa

Zakir Moosa, as the chief of Qaeda's Kashmir unit, heads the terrorist outfit Ansar Gazwat ul Hind and is responsible for sending recruits to J&K.

Nov 16, 2018, 08:51 AM IST