Jalandhar


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Jal·an·dhar

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Jalandhar

(ˈdʒælænˌdɑː)
n
(Placename) a city in NW India, in central Punjab. Pop: 701 223 (2001)
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Summary: Jalandhar (Punjab) [India], Jun 11 (ANI): A man and a woman were arrested by Punjab police from two different locations in Jalandhar and recovered 1.60 kilograms of heroin from their possession.
Summary: Investigators expected to meet and question Bishop Franco Mulakkal of Roman Catholic Diocese in Jalandhar on Sunday
Summary: Jalandhar (Punjab) [India], June 1 (ANI): Punjab Police on Saturday arrested a Nigerian national from Jalandhar and recovered 1 kg of heroin drug from her.
The arrest reportedly comes after unaccounted cash was recovered from his residence in Partappura near Jalandhar.
Summary: Pulwama (Jammu and Kashmir) [India], Mar 6 (ANI): The National Investigation Agency (NIA) on Wednesday arrested Amir Nazir, the prime accused in the Jalandhar grenade throwing case, from Awantipora in Jammu and Kashmir's Pulwama district.
Summary: Jalandhar (Punjab) [India], Sep 17 (ANI): Bishop of Jalandhar diocese, Franco Mulakkal, accused of raping a Kerala nun, has written a letter to the Pope Francis, expressing his desire to temporarily step down from the responsibilities of the diocese.
However, one of the nuns in Kochi, while demanding the arrest of Jalandhar Bishop Franco Mulackal, said that the protestors were aware of the consequences of going against the Bishop.
Summary: Jalandhar (Punjab) [India], Aug 14 (ANI): Several media persons were allegedly assaulted by a group of private security guards at the Bishop House in Punjab's Jalandhar city.