TOBA TEK SINGH : The teams of Irrigation Department and District Administration caught three farmers red-handed stealing canal water here the other day.

A press release issued here said that cases had been registered at police stations under sections 154,440 and 430 of PPC against the accused farmers namely Mukhtar Ahmed of Chak 484/JB, Shahida Parveen of Gojra and Tahir Nasim of Nawan Lahore. However, no arrest has been made so far.


Two labourers came under heavy pile of earth when they were digging a well for the installation of a tube well in Chak 294/GB here the other night. Rescue 1122 said both labourers - Umer Shehbaz (20) and Shehzad Majeed (30) - were rescued alive after a hectic effort of several hours. Both were rushed to district headquarters hospital where doctors referred them to Faisalabad Allied Hospital due to their critical condition.