Tarsem Singh Deogan

Tarsem Singh Deogan is a senior reporter at Ludhiana. He has 16 years of experience in journalism. He has covered all beats and now focuses on crime reporting.

Articles by Tarsem Singh Deogan

A helping paw to curb drug menace inside jail Ludhiana Central Jail complex

The dog squad would work in different shifts, and as per jail staff, will be helpful in bringing down drug recoveries from the inmates
In a bid to curb drug menace in the prison, the Central Jail has been given its own dog squad. (HT File)
In a bid to curb drug menace in the prison, the Central Jail has been given its own dog squad. (HT File)
Published on Aug 08, 2022 01:50 AM IST
By, Ludhiana

Missed live telecast, but he created history, can watch his match again & again: Weightlifter Gurdeep Singh’s family

Weightlifter Gurdeep Singh’s family also received congratulatory messages from President Droupadi Murmu, Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Punjab chief minister Bhagwant Mann; he won a bronze medal in the 109+ kg weight category at the ongoing Commonwealth Games in Birmingham
Gurdeep Singh’s father Bhag Singh (centre) and other family members celebrate with sweets as they watch the repeat telecast of his stellar performance, in Majri village in Khanna on Thursday. (HT Photo)
Gurdeep Singh’s father Bhag Singh (centre) and other family members celebrate with sweets as they watch the repeat telecast of his stellar performance, in Majri village in Khanna on Thursday. (HT Photo)
Published on Aug 05, 2022 01:57 AM IST
By, Ludhiana

Punjab: Ferozepur police constable wins 1-crore lottery

Constable Kuldeep Singh said he will also help needy students and donate some of the amount to gurdwaras
Kuldeep Singh, who belongs to Sri Ganganagar in Rajasthan, said he would spend the money on his eight-year-old son’s studies. (HT Photo)
Kuldeep Singh, who belongs to Sri Ganganagar in Rajasthan, said he would spend the money on his eight-year-old son’s studies. (HT Photo)
Published on Aug 04, 2022 04:08 AM IST
By, Ludhiana

Ludhiana | Bizman gets extortion calls, no action by police

The complainant, Mani, 40, who runs a taxi service and also rents out luxury cars for weddings in Ludhiana, went to the office of commissioner of police to file a complaint on Wednesday. He said he has been receiving extortion calls since July 25.
The Ludhiana-based man alleged that when he went to PAU police station to lodge a complaint against getting extortion calls, the officers instead of taking any action asked him to not to answer the calls and to block the numbers. (HT FILE)
The Ludhiana-based man alleged that when he went to PAU police station to lodge a complaint against getting extortion calls, the officers instead of taking any action asked him to not to answer the calls and to block the numbers. (HT FILE)
Published on Jul 28, 2022 12:00 AM IST
By, Ludhiana

Ludhiana Central Jail: Amid severe staff crunch, cases of clashes among inmates rising

In the past 10 days, four incidents of clashes between inmates of Ludhiana Central Jail; In a recent case, two men accused of hacking a 15-year-old boy to death in the emergency ward of Ludhiana civil hospital were assaulted by a group of inmates
According to Ludhiana Central Jail officials, there are only 110 guards to deal with 4,000 inmates, while the jail has a capacity of 2,500. (HT File)
According to Ludhiana Central Jail officials, there are only 110 guards to deal with 4,000 inmates, while the jail has a capacity of 2,500. (HT File)
Published on Jul 26, 2022 01:03 AM IST
By, Ludhiana

Moose Wala killing: 4 accused remanded in 14-day judicial custody

The singer was shot dead by at least six men at Jawahar Ke village in Mansa, just 4km from his house in Moosa village, on May 29
A Mansa court on Sunday sent four accused, including two alleged shooters, in the singer and Congress leader Sidhu Moose Wala murder case to 14-day judicial custody.
A Mansa court on Sunday sent four accused, including two alleged shooters, in the singer and Congress leader Sidhu Moose Wala murder case to 14-day judicial custody.
Published on Jul 18, 2022 01:10 AM IST
ByParteek Singh Mahal and Tarsem Singh Deogan

The Great Khali alleges heckling by Ladhowal toll plaza staff, files complaint with Ludhiana police chief

The Great Khali alleged that the toll plaza staff forced him to get photographs clicked with them and said they won’t let him cross if he didn’t; however, in a video, the staff could be heard alleging that Khali had slapped one of their co-workers when they asked him to produce his identity card
The Great Khali outside Ludhiana police commissioner’s office on Tuesday. (HT Photo)
The Great Khali outside Ludhiana police commissioner’s office on Tuesday. (HT Photo)
Published on Jul 13, 2022 01:20 AM IST
By, Ludhiana

Moose Wala murder: Former Punjab minister’s nephew booked for conspiracy

The Ludhiana police have booked Sandeep Singh Kahlon, who is a nephew of former Akali minister Nirmal Singh Kahlon, for being a part of the conspiracy to kill Punjabi singer Sidhu Moose Wala
Relevant sections of the Indian Penal Code have been added to the Arms Act FIR earlier registered against Sandeep Singh Kahlon.
Relevant sections of the Indian Penal Code have been added to the Arms Act FIR earlier registered against Sandeep Singh Kahlon.
Updated on Jul 13, 2022 12:44 AM IST
By, Ludhiana

Rape case: Former MLA Bains, 4 others surrender in Ludhiana court

Former MLA and chief of Lok Insaaf Party (LIP) Simarjeet Singh Bains, 52, along with his brother and three others surrendered before a Ludhiana court on Monday in a rape case
Former MLA and chief of Lok Insaaf Party (LIP) Simarjeet Singh Bains and his aides were avoiding the police for the past one year since an FIR was lodged against them at the Division Number 6 police station in Ludhiana. (HT File Photo)
Former MLA and chief of Lok Insaaf Party (LIP) Simarjeet Singh Bains and his aides were avoiding the police for the past one year since an FIR was lodged against them at the Division Number 6 police station in Ludhiana. (HT File Photo)
Published on Jul 12, 2022 01:53 AM IST
By, Ludhiana

Two foreign made pistols recovered from Kahlon’s residence

Assistant Commissioner of Police (ACP, Investigation) Gurpreet Singh stated that Sona had given a .315 bore pistol, 2 bullets to Satbir Singh of Talwandi Rai Dadu village of Ajnala in Amritsar
Two foreign made pistols recovered from Kahlon’s residence
Two foreign made pistols recovered from Kahlon’s residence
Published on Jul 12, 2022 01:30 AM IST
By, Ludhiana

Former Punjab MLA Simarjeet Singh Bains surrenders in Ludhiana rape case

Three months after declared proclaimed offender, the ex-MLA of Atam Nagar and Lok Insaf Party finally arrested for raping 44-year-old woman, who lodged complaint against him in November 2020
Simarjeet Singh Bains, 52, a former MLA from Atam Nagar constituency and head of the Lok Insaf Party, surrendered before a Ludhiana court in a rape case on Monday. (HT file photo)
Simarjeet Singh Bains, 52, a former MLA from Atam Nagar constituency and head of the Lok Insaf Party, surrendered before a Ludhiana court in a rape case on Monday. (HT file photo)
Updated on Jul 11, 2022 02:16 PM IST

Ludhiana | 85% of police complaints by women received through helpline numbers

As per the data, a total of 3,184 complaints were lodged by women in Ludhiana between January 1 and June 30. Of these, women walked into police stations to make their complaint only in 15% of the cases while 85% were filed online.
To encourage more women to raise their voice and seek help, the government had issued helpline numbers 181 and 1091. Women can also contact police control room number 112. (Getty Images/iStockphoto)
To encourage more women to raise their voice and seek help, the government had issued helpline numbers 181 and 1091. Women can also contact police control room number 112. (Getty Images/iStockphoto)
Published on Jul 11, 2022 12:45 AM IST
By, Ludhiana

Moose Wala murder: Former SAD minister Nirmal Singh Kahlon’s nephew lands in police net

Former Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) minister Nirmal Singh Kahlon’s nephew, Sandeep Singh alias Sona, 52, was booked on the basis of revelations of Satbir Singh, an Amritsar resident, who had allegedly supplied weapons to the shooters involved in Moose Wala’s killing. He was produced in the court on Saturday and sent to three-day police custody.
Sandeep Singh alias Sona (face covered) being produced in the court after his arrest in the Sidhu Moose Wala murder case, in Ludhiana on Saturday. (Gurpreet Singh/HT)
Sandeep Singh alias Sona (face covered) being produced in the court after his arrest in the Sidhu Moose Wala murder case, in Ludhiana on Saturday. (Gurpreet Singh/HT)
Published on Jul 10, 2022 01:22 AM IST
By, Ludhiana

Ludhiana police asked to speed up probe into cases of sexual assault against children

Additional director general of police (ADGP), community affairs division and crime against women, Gurpreet Deo on Wednesday directed Ludhiana police to speed up investigation into cases of sexual assault on minors and told them to file chargesheets in such cases within two months after cases are registered
Additional director general of police (ADGP), community affairs division and crime against women, Gurpreet Deo during the meeting in Ludhiana on Wednesday. (HT Photo)
Additional director general of police (ADGP), community affairs division and crime against women, Gurpreet Deo during the meeting in Ludhiana on Wednesday. (HT Photo)
Updated on Jul 07, 2022 02:29 AM IST
By, Ludhiana

Younger brother of former Punjab MLA Simarjeet Bains held in rape case

Karamjit Singh Bains, a co-accused in the rape case lodged against Simarjeet Singh Bains, was arrested on Saturday for the alleged rape of a 44-year-old woman in Ludhiana
A file photo of Lok Insaf Party chief Simarjeet Singh Bains. The main accused in the rape case, he is still at large. (HT File Photo)
A file photo of Lok Insaf Party chief Simarjeet Singh Bains. The main accused in the rape case, he is still at large. (HT File Photo)
Published on Jul 02, 2022 11:44 PM IST
By, Ludhiana

Cattle thieves on the prowl in Ludhiana’s rural areas

Five incidents of cattle theft have come to the fore in Ludhiana’s rural areas in the past one month. Burglars have also stolen bees from a bee farm in Jodhan twice also.
The incidents of the cattle theft were reported more among small-scale dairy farmers and in most of the incidents, the thieves overpowered the employees of dairy farms. The incidents of cattle theft have come to the fore in Ludhiana’s rural areas in the past one month. (HT File Photo)
The incidents of the cattle theft were reported more among small-scale dairy farmers and in most of the incidents, the thieves overpowered the employees of dairy farms. The incidents of cattle theft have come to the fore in Ludhiana’s rural areas in the past one month. (HT File Photo)
Updated on Jul 02, 2022 02:02 AM IST
By, Ludhiana

Probe into Sidhu Moose Wala’s murder reveals political links of accused

While Sandeep Singh Kahlon is the nephew of former SAD minister Nirmal Singh Kahlon, Dilpreet Singh is a close aide of former Congress MLA from Ludhiana. Probe into Sidhu Moose Wala’s murder has revealed political links of accused
Police investigation into the singer Sidhu Moose Wala murder case and the extortion threat to a local industrialist have revealed the political links of the accused. (Sidhu Moose Wala Instagram/ File photo)
Police investigation into the singer Sidhu Moose Wala murder case and the extortion threat to a local industrialist have revealed the political links of the accused. (Sidhu Moose Wala Instagram/ File photo)
Updated on Jul 02, 2022 01:24 AM IST
By, Ludhiana

Bike mechanic’s daughter tops Class-12 Punjab board exams

Arshdeep Kaur, the daughter of a bike mechanic and student of Teja Singh Sutantar Memorial Senior Secondary School (TSSMSSS), Shimlapuri, made Ludhiana district proud by topping the state in the humanities stream with 99.4% in the Punjab State Education Board (PSEB) Class 12 exams, results for which were announced on Tuesday
Arshdeep Kaur, the state topper, celebrating with her family in Ludhiana on Tuesday. (HT Photo)
Arshdeep Kaur, the state topper, celebrating with her family in Ludhiana on Tuesday. (HT Photo)
Published on Jun 29, 2022 12:08 AM IST
By, Ludhiana

Ludhiana transporter destroyed phone after Moose Wala’s murder: Police

Ludhiana transporter Baldev Chaudhary alias Kaku was arrested on June 19 in a case of assault and his interrogation revealed that he was in contact with gangster Goldy Brar, one of the key accused in the singer Sidhu Moose Wala’s murder, through that phone
Ludhiana transporter destroyed phone after Moose Wala’s murder: Police
Ludhiana transporter destroyed phone after Moose Wala’s murder: Police
Published on Jun 27, 2022 01:24 AM IST
By, Ludhiana

Two days after named Machhiwara co-op bank chairman, AAP leader found dead

Aam Aadmi Party leaders Sukhwinder Singh Gill and Kewal Singh Haidon said they had attended meetings with Ajaypal Singh Gill on Friday and he did not seem upset
Aam Aadmi Party leader Ajaypal Singh Gill, who was appointedchairman of the Machhiwara Agricultural Co-operative Development Bank in Ludhiana recently, was found dead at his house at Adiana village in Machhiwara on Saturday. (HT file photo)
Aam Aadmi Party leader Ajaypal Singh Gill, who was appointedchairman of the Machhiwara Agricultural Co-operative Development Bank in Ludhiana recently, was found dead at his house at Adiana village in Machhiwara on Saturday. (HT file photo)
Updated on Jun 25, 2022 05:02 PM IST

Agnipath scheme: Violent protest, a planned conspiracy, say Ludhiana police after railway station vandalism

Agnipath scheme: According to police officials, the mob seems to come prepared as all those who barged into the Ludhiana railway station had their faces covered to conceal their identity and all of them were carrying sticks.
Armed with sticks and faces covered, youths rushing towards to the entrance of Ludhiana railway station, where they later burnt a block hut and vandalised furniture, on Saturday during a protest against Agnipath scheme. (Gurpreet Singh/HT)
Armed with sticks and faces covered, youths rushing towards to the entrance of Ludhiana railway station, where they later burnt a block hut and vandalised furniture, on Saturday during a protest against Agnipath scheme. (Gurpreet Singh/HT)
Published on Jun 19, 2022 03:01 AM IST
By, Ludhiana

Ludhiana | Now, swindlers target parents of NRI students

The swindlers in Ludhiana, posing as advocates, make calls to families, stating that their NRI children, who have been arrested for drug peddling, need money to pay the fine and get bail
Sub-inspector Jatinder Singh, in-charge, Ludhiana cyber cell, said earlier, the swindlers , posing as NRI relatives, used to make WhatsApp calls to victims stating that they were transferring dollars to their account and would take it back after returning to India. (HT FILE)
Sub-inspector Jatinder Singh, in-charge, Ludhiana cyber cell, said earlier, the swindlers , posing as NRI relatives, used to make WhatsApp calls to victims stating that they were transferring dollars to their account and would take it back after returning to India. (HT FILE)
Published on Jun 10, 2022 12:26 AM IST
By, Ludhiana

Ludhiana | 7 Jagraon residents allege threat calls from Goldy Brar gang

A plywood trader from Jagraon, Ludhiana, stated in his complaint that he had received a threat call from someone a couple of days ago who claimed to be a member of the Goldy Brar gang and threatened to gun down him
The complainants from Jagraon, Ludhiana, said that they have received threat calls from miscreants claiming to be from Goldy Brar gang, who is purported to be the main conspirator behind the murder of singer-politician Sidhu Moose Wala. (HT FILE)
The complainants from Jagraon, Ludhiana, said that they have received threat calls from miscreants claiming to be from Goldy Brar gang, who is purported to be the main conspirator behind the murder of singer-politician Sidhu Moose Wala. (HT FILE)
Published on Jun 06, 2022 11:19 PM IST
By, Ludhiana

Ludhiana | Now, all police stations to maintain visitors’ logbook

Police officers privy to the development say the step will help bolster security at police stations, keep tabs on the footfall, and analyse the nature of complaints being registered.
Police officers privy to the development say the step will help bolster security at police stations, keep tabs on the footfall, and analyse the nature of complaints being registered (Representative Image/HT File)
Police officers privy to the development say the step will help bolster security at police stations, keep tabs on the footfall, and analyse the nature of complaints being registered (Representative Image/HT File)
Updated on Jun 05, 2022 02:48 AM IST
By, Ludhiana

Bus conductor robbed of 10,000, gold chain at gunpoint in Punjab

Robbery leads to four-hour long traffic jam at Ladhowal toll barrier near Ludhiana as Pepsu Road Transport Corporation staff block highway, raising slogans against AAP govt, police amid rising lawlessness
PRTC bus conductor Sahil Singh, who was robbed of <span class='webrupee'>₹</span>10,000 and a gold chain near Ladhowal toll barrier on the highway near Ludhiana on Wednesday morning. (Right) Two of the three robbers fleeing after committing the crime. (HT Photo)
PRTC bus conductor Sahil Singh, who was robbed of 10,000 and a gold chain near Ladhowal toll barrier on the highway near Ludhiana on Wednesday morning. (Right) Two of the three robbers fleeing after committing the crime. (HT Photo)
Updated on Jun 01, 2022 04:30 PM IST

Ludhiana: Police issue advisory against fraudsters posing as officials

The cybercrime wing has also advised the mobile phone users to verify the source once they receive any lucrative message or offer
Sub-inspector Jatinder Singh, incharge of Ludhiana’s cybercrime wing, said the police have alerted people about the frauds and asked them to report such matters immediately (Image for representational purpose)
Sub-inspector Jatinder Singh, incharge of Ludhiana’s cybercrime wing, said the police have alerted people about the frauds and asked them to report such matters immediately (Image for representational purpose)
Published on May 29, 2022 03:52 AM IST
By, Ludhiana

Ludhiana: SHO accuses ACP of misbehaviour, files DDR report

The DDR report registered by inspector Davinder Sharma at Daba police station in Ludhiana mentions that ACP Rajesh Kumar abused and misbehaved with him on phone
The ACP had purportedly reprimanded the SHO for failing to inform him about arrests made in a robbery case in Daba, Ludhiana.
The ACP had purportedly reprimanded the SHO for failing to inform him about arrests made in a robbery case in Daba, Ludhiana.
Updated on May 28, 2022 12:28 AM IST
By, Ludhiana

2015 drugs case: Error in filing of chargesheet lands former Ludhiana cop in soup

A case of forgery was registered against the retired Ludhiana cop; had allegedly tried to correct an error in the chargesheet without court’s permission
Court in Ludhiana also acquitted the three men accused in the drugs case. (Getty Images/iStockphoto)
Court in Ludhiana also acquitted the three men accused in the drugs case. (Getty Images/iStockphoto)
Published on May 22, 2022 01:05 AM IST
By, Ludhiana

Appoint nodal officer to ensure proper use of funds: Punjab DGP Bhawra to police officials

Punjab DGP Bhawra also directed the district police heads to hold seminars for the investigation officers to make them aware about the funds and the way to utilise it
Appoint nodal officer to ensure proper use of funds: Punjab DGP Bhawra to police officials (HT File)
Appoint nodal officer to ensure proper use of funds: Punjab DGP Bhawra to police officials (HT File)
Published on May 21, 2022 01:38 AM IST
By, Ludhiana

Ludhiana | Cops ferret out drug addicts through door-to-door campaign, offer counselling, treatment

Crime Investigation Agency (CIA, Staff -2,Ludhiana) in-charge inspector Beant Juneja said, “Apart from cracking down on peddlers, we are also tracing drug addicts to convince them to seek counselling, treatment and shake the drug habit.”
Kin of drug addicts who were offered counselling by the police officials to shun drugs reached CIA staff 2 to pay gratitude to the police in Ludhiana. (HT PHOTO)
Kin of drug addicts who were offered counselling by the police officials to shun drugs reached CIA staff 2 to pay gratitude to the police in Ludhiana. (HT PHOTO)
Updated on May 19, 2022 11:43 PM IST
By, Ludhiana
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