More arrests are likely, he said, adding that raids were continuing and the police teams would continue to crack down on all those involved in the case to unravel the extent of the spurious liquor mafia operating in the region.
The Chief Minister also ordered the suspension of, and inquiry against, seven Excise and Taxation Officers and Inspectors, along with two Deputy Superintendents of Police and four Station House Officer of Punjab Police in connection with the hooch tragedy.
Press Trust of India news agency and other media said Saturday the illicit booze had claimed 53 lives in neighbouring Amritsar and Tarn Taran districts. Initially, 21 deaths were reported.
According to the Excise Commissioner, though reports of the chemical analysis of the material seized in Friday's raids were yet to come, a superficial check showed that the material was denatured spirit, generally used in the paint and hardware industries. Twelve people have died in Amritsar and 11 deaths have been reported from Batala. Satnam Singh and Dilbag Singh have been shifted to Guru Nanak Dev Hospital, Amritsar.
A state government statement said the deaths were due to "spurious" liquor and a crackdown on illegal alcohol manufacturing in the state was ordered.
Immobile keeps Lazio's hopes of finishing second
With one more match remaining, the Lazio striker can also equal or break Gonzalo Higuain's record of 36 goals in a season. The Italian notched his 35th Serie A goal of the campaign in Lazio's 2-0 win over Brescia on Wednesday evening.
Recovered Dolphins players donating plasma for COVID-19 relief
As COVID-19 cases surge across the country, the American Red Cross is experiencing an emergency shortage of convalescent plasma . Scientists are investigating the use of blood plasma from recovering COVID-19 patients as a tool to prevent infection in others.
The Chief Minister has given Commissioner Jalandhar Division the liberty to co-opt any civil/police officer or an expert to facilitate the expeditious conduct of the enquiry.
Meanwhile, police have arrested Balwinder Kaur, a resident of Muchhal village, under Section 304 of the IPC (punishment for culpable homicide not amounting to murder) and under provisions of the Excise Act, the DGP said. He has promised strict action against anyone found complicit in the case.
The post-mortem of four people - Jaswinder Singh, Kashmir Singh, Kirpal Singh and Jaswant Singh - will be conducted on Friday to ascertain the exact cause of their death, the statement said.
Tarn Taran DC Kulwant Singh said some families had even cremated the bodies without informing police.
Whilst my future doesn't seem set for the chart-topping success of her single bad guy , it's proof Eilish is here to stay. The singer had won trophies for best new artiste, record of the year, album of the year and song of the year.
Thousands of visitors had been in the city for summer vacation and are now being tested in Hanoi and elsewhere. The country's Civil Aviation Ministry delayed resumption of global flights by another month until August 31.
A health worker disinfects arriving Vietnamese Covid-19 patients at the national hospital of tropical diseases in Hanoi, Vietnam. Hanoi has tested a third of the 54,000 people returning from Da Nang. "We must be responsible for the entire community".
However, he doesn't specify why Apple doesn't allow apps to redirect users to an external source to purchase subscriptions etc. In 2017, Cook announced that Amazon's Prime Video service would be launching on the Apple TV set-top box.
He concluded his speech saying, "I hope this inspires a new generation of hockey players and hockey fans". What needs to be done is not going to happen immediately. "As players we have addressed that".
Le ministre a expliqué que des Mexicains "font partie" d'un groupe de 35.000 volontaires du monde entier qui testeront le vaccin. Les Etats-Unis, avec 151.496 morts et le Brésil, avec 90.134 morts, gardent la tête.
You should also clean your fridge drawers, shelves and any surface that came into contact with the onions. The person from P.E.I. had travelled to Alberta, and it's thought he or she caught the illness there.
Nous n'avons pas encore de test personnalisé pour détecter cette nouvelle souche particulière de grippe identifiée en Chine . De surcroît, les tests in vitro ont démontré une "faible réactivité croisée" des vaccins grippaux avec le virus G4 EA H1N1 .
House Democrats subpoena Pompeo for documents on Biden's son
Mr Pompeo also said The Quad, a strategic security group involving the US, Australia, India, and Japan, "has been reinvigorated". Most important, on China, we see the Chinese Communist Party also for what it is- the central threat of our times.
WNBA Will Play Reduced Season
The Indiana Fever will head to Florida for training and all of their 2020 regular-season and playoff games. This will be the first time in league history that all players will train and play in the same location.