Bampi Pal from Malda in West Bengal was killed on November 25. Neighbours told the police about a foul smell coming from the rented flat that led them to find the body.
On Tuesday, farmers held protests at Phagwara in Kapurthala, Mukerian, Dasuya in Hoshiarpur and Gurdaspur demanding that their pending dues with private and cooperative sugar mills of the last cane crushing season be cleared immediately.
The Delhi High Court on Tuesday sought a response from the Centre, the AAP government and the police on a PIL (public interest litigation) seeking directions to them to allow Sikhs to carry the ‘kirpan’ and the ‘kara’ in public places.
The Punjab and Haryana High Court on Tuesday acquitted former SGPC chief Bibi Jagir Kaur and co-accused in her daughter Harpreet Kaur’s death case.
The two-member SIT consists of former Delhi High Court judge Justice SN Dhingra and serving IPS officer Abhishek Dular. The SIT was to submit its first report in August.
A former Indian American White House official has been recruited by Congresswoman Pramila Jayapal as her Chief of Staff.