Tag Archives: Jagir Kaur

Punjab Jail officials roll out the red carpet for Jagir Kaur

Chandigarh, Punjab: A day after Bibi Jagir Kaur was sentenced to five years in jail for conspiracy in the death of her daughter Harpreet Kaur 12 years ago, the SAD-BJP government openly extended VIP treatment to the former minister on Saturday. Forced to resign as Punjab’s minister for rural water supply and sanitation and defence services after her conviction and ...

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Jagir Kaur acquitted of daughter’s murder

Patiala, Punjab: A CBI court in Patiala has acquitted Punjab’s Cabinet minister Bibi Jagir Kaur in the mysterious death of her daughter Harpreet Kaur. She has been convicted of less serious charges of forced abortion and trespassing. She has also been found guilty of kidnapping, forced abortion and illegal confinement. Harpreet Kaur died under mysterious circumstances on April 20, 2000. ...

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SGPC reconsider World Heritage Status

Amritsar, Punjab: The SGPC has decided to reconsider the issue of getting world heritage status for Harmandar Sahib (Golden Temple), Amritsar, from Unesco. The exercise has been started on the directions of the Sikh Gurdwara Judicial Committee, which received a petition seeking direction to the SGPC to consider the issue of getting world heritage status for Harmandar Sahib so that ...

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