PSPCL suspends 4 officials for violations of commercial instructions of VDS for AP consumers

Chandigarh, June 26:As per the zero tolerance policy of Punjab government led by Chief Minister Bhagwant Mann against corruption Power minister Punjab Harbhajan Singh ETO today said that punjab state power corporation limited has suspended Gurtej Singh AAE, Mehar Chand UDC, Sangeet Sohata LDC, all officials of Bariwala distribution sub division of Shri Muktsar Sahib for gross violations of commercial instructions in regard to the voluntary disclosure scheme for agriculture tubewell consumers and in another case Parneet Kaur junior engineer of Dirba division suspended for the charges of corruption.

The Chief Minister has directed the officers to provide transparent and efficient administration to people. Exhibiting zero tolerance against corruption, the Punjab government led by Chief Minister Bhagwant Mann has so far in a short span of its tenure arrested 45 government officers/ officials and others on charges of corruption. From the day one after assuming charge of his office, the Chief Minister has promised corruption free, transparent and clean administration to people for which a number of initiatives have been taken. He had released an anti-corruption helpline number to facilitate people for lodging their complaints against corruption through WhatsApp. This helpline has done miracles as people are using it as an effective tool in their war against corruption.

Harbhajan Singh disclosed that PSPCL has received a complaint on whatsapp, regarding gross violations of commercial instructions in the working of Bariwala distribution sub division of Shri Muktsar Sahib. During the investigation , PSPCL enforcement wing bathinda has found that officials of bariwala distribution sub division of Shri Muktsar Sahib has been forcing and harassed agriculture tubewell consumers to give test reports for extension of load of agriculture tubewell connections via private contractors which is a gross violation of commercial instructions of the voluntary disclosure scheme launched for agriculture tubewell consumers.

In another case on the basis of a complaint against Parneet Kaur junior engineer of Dirba by a consumer regarding load extension of a agriculture tubewell connection after inspection on the spot it was found a sum of rupees 3000/- recovered from the pocket of out source driver Pargat Singh.

Punjab state power corporation limited has suspended Parneet kaur junior engineer with immediate effect.

PSPCL has also withdrawn out source vehicle contract with Pargat singh immediate effect and also wrote to SHO Police station Dirba and deputy superintendent police vigilance Sangrur to register a FIR against Pargat Singh

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Department of Health & Family Welfare, Punjab

Media Bulletin COVID-19

26th June 2022 (05:00 PM)

Sr.No.

Description

From 1st April 2022

Till Date

1

Total Samples taken

841969

*19830841

2

Total No. of patients tested Positive

3142

762209

3

No. of patients discharged

2285

743535

4

Total Deaths reported

20

17766

5

Sample collected on the day

14115

6

Test conducted on the day

13439

7

Positive cases on the day

148

8

Number of active Cases

908

9

No. of Patients on oxygen support

8

10

Patients at critical care Level-3 facilities

1

11

Patients who are critical and on ventilator support

0

12

Healthcare Workers vaccinated with 1st dose on the day

4

13

Total Healthcare Workers vaccinated with 1st dose

218675

14

Frontline Workers vaccinated with 1st dose on the day

0

15

Total Frontline Workers vaccinated with 1st dose

1117480

16

Healthcare Workers vaccinated with 2nd dose on the day

5

17

Total Healthcare Workers vaccinated with 2nd dose

210627

18

Frontline Workers vaccinated with 2nd dose on the day

15

19

Total Frontline Workers vaccinated with 2nd dose

1014009

20

Above 45 Vaccinated with 1st dose on the day

85

21

Total Above 45 Vaccinated with 1st dose

8325546

22

Above 45 Vaccinated with 2nd dose on the day

1429

23

Total Above 45 Vaccinated with 2nd dose

7429747

24

18-44 years age group Vaccinated with 1st dose on the day

163

25

Total 18-44 years age group Vaccinated with 1st dose

12588724

26

18-44 years age group Vaccinated with 2nd dose on the day

2631

27

Total 18-44 years age group Vaccinated with 2nd dose

10195250

28

15-17 years age group Vaccinated with 1st dose on the day

55

29

Total 15-17 years age group Vaccinated with 1st dose

1085063

30

15-17 years age group Vaccinated with 2nd dose on the day

451

31

Total 15-17 years age group Vaccinated with 2nddose

754633

32

12-14 years age group Vaccinated with 1st dose on the day

134

33

Total 12-14 years age group Vaccinated with 1st dose

594272

34

12-14 years age group Vaccinated with 2nddose on the day

390

35

Total 12-14 years age group Vaccinated with 2nd dose

329188

36

Precautionary dose given on the day

585

37

Total Precautionary dose given

727765

38

Total Vaccination 1st dose on the day

252

39

Total Vaccination 2nd dose on the day

4080

40

Total Vaccination 1st and 2nd dose on the day

4332

*After reconciliation of data, 20 samples added in district SAS Nagar.

On 26th June 2022

1.

Number of New patients admitted in ICU

Nil

2.

Number of New patients put on ventilator support

Nil

3.

Number of New patients discharged

89

(Bathinda-13, Faridkot-6, FG. Sahib-1, Jalandhar-5, Kapurthala-1, Ludhiana-14, Patiala-3, SAS Nagar-46)

4.

Number of New deaths reported

02

(Amritsar-1, Ludhiana-1)

Patients reported Positive on 26th June 2022 - 148

District

Number of Cases

Positivity

Case

Details

Remarks

Ludhiana

29

1.03%

29 New Cases

2822 Samples Tested

SAS Nagar

27

5.34%

27 New Cases

506 Samples Tested

Patiala

19

5.03%

19 New Cases

378 Samples Tested

Fazilka

12

4.43%

12 New Cases

271 Samples Tested

Ferozepur

10

5.59%

10 New Cases

179 Samples Tested

Amritsar

7

0.29%

7 New Cases

2422 Samples Tested

Kapurthala

7

1.43%

7 New Cases

489 Samples Tested

Mansa

7

4.52%

7 New Cases

155 Samples Tested

Faridkot

6

2.24%

6 New Cases

268 Samples Tested

Jalandhar

6

0.36%

6 New Cases

1645 Samples Tested

Bathinda

5

1.21%

5 New Cases

414 Samples Tested

FG Sahib

4

1.45%

4 New Cases

276 Samples Tested

Hoshiarpur

3

0.79%

3 New Cases

381 Samples Tested

Pathankot

2

2.20%

2 New Cases

91 Samples Tested

Barnala

1

0.46%

1 New Case

218 Samples Tested

Ropar

1

0.27%

1 New Case

367 Samples Tested

SBS Nagar

1

0.98%

1 New Case

102 Samples Tested

Tarn Taran

1

0.09%

1 New Case

1057 Samples Tested

Gurdaspur

0

0.00%

Nil

316 Samples Tested

Malerkotla

0

0.00%

Nil

15 Samples Tested

Moga

0

0.00%

Nil

389 Samples Tested

Muktsar

0

0.00%

Nil

167 Samples Tested

Sangrur

0

0.00%

Nil

511 Samples Tested

On the Day Punjab

148

1.10%

Cumulative Cases: -

S. No.

District

Total Confirmed Cases

Total Cured

Total Deaths

Total Active Cases

From 1st April 2022

Till Date

From 1st April 2022

Till Date

From 1st April 2022

Till Date

1

Ludhiana

527

110303

350

107839

10

2289

175

2

SAS Nagar

947

96636

687

95220

3

1151

265

3

Jalandhar

245

78515

184

76884

1

1579

52

4

Patiala

369

62400

282

60854

0

1457

89

5

Amritsar

156

59553

114

57822

2

1684

47

6

Bathinda

133

51001

88

49866

0

1088

47

7

Hoshiarpur

96

40936

90

39822

0

1096

18

8

Gurdaspur

44

26983

31

26104

1

865

14

9

Pathankot

87

24616

76

24109

0

495

12

10

Fazilka

66

23462

52

22891

0

545

26

11

Muktsar

20

22574

18

22028

0

539

7

12

Kapurthala

67

22102

53

21505

1

583

14

13

Ropar

64

18002

47

17530

0

455

17

14

Ferozepur

46

17945

24

17384

0

537

24

15

Mansa

26

17254

9

16845

1

393

16

16

Faridkot

81

16864

54

16495

0

338

31

17

Sangrur

17

14326

7

13580

0

735

11

18

SBS Nagar

30

13432

32

13020

0

409

3

19

FG Sahib

65

11899

41

11521

0

354

24

20

Moga

16

11004

12

10743

1

255

6

21

Tarn Taran

19

10916

12

10517

0

394

5

22

Barnala

11

7508

13

7156

0

349

3

23

Malerkotla

10

3978

9

3800

0

176

2

Total

3142

762209

2285

743535

20

17766

908

*After reconciliation of data, 20 confirmed cases added in district SAS Nagar.