Punjab : Son kills widow mother over father’s money

A 34-year-old son in Punjab killed his widowed mother after heated arguments over the latter's refusal to give the money received from the government following her husband's death. The victim identified as Jasbir Kaur, 62, was repeatedly hit by her son Satpal Masiah, a labourer following a quarrel on Monday in Shri Hargobindpur areas of Gurdaspur.

Punjab fetches Rs 54.51 crore from E-auction of properties

An official spokesperson said Punjab Urban Development Authority (PUDA) and other special development authorities including Greater Mohali Area Development Authority (GMADA), Patiala Development Authority (PDA), Jalandhar Development Authority (JDA), GLADA, Amritsar Development Authority (ADA) and Bathinda Development Authority (BDA) had put up various properties for e-auction which started on 1 September.