BIBI JAGIR KAUR

  • ExAkali Dal minister Bibi Jagir Kaur gets bail November 1, 2012

    New Delhi: Former Punjab Minister and Akali Dal leader Bibi Jagir Kaur got bail on Thursday in criminal case against her teenaged daughter. Kaur was awarded a jail term for five years for subjecting her daughter to forced abortion and also for abducting her. Kaur was accused of murdering her daughter...
  • Former Punjab minister Jagir Kaur out on parole August 8, 2012

    Kapurthala: Four months after her arrest, former Punjab Minister Bibi Jagir Kaur was on Wednesday released on parole from Kapurthala jail, where she was lodged after being convicted of various criminal offences against her teenaged daughter. Kaur was sentenced to five years imprisonment by a CBI court in Patiala for forcing...
  • Punjab: IG Prisons caught bowing before Jagir Kaur July 16, 2012

    New Delhi: In what may prove to be a major embarrassment for the Punjab Police, IG Prisons Jagjit Singh was caught on camera bowing before former Akali minister Bibi Jagir Kaur who is in jail for forcible abortion of her daughter. Ironically, IG Jagjit Singh had been given the task of...
  • Punjab Agriculture Minister convicted in corruption case May 5, 2012

    Chandigarh: Punjab Agriculture Minister Tota Singh was found guilty in a corruption case by a trial court in Mohali adjoining Chandigarh on Saturday. He has been sentenced to oneyear imprisonment and a fine of Rs 30,000. However, Tota Singh will not be arrested till July 2 by which time he...
  • No special treatment for Jagir Kaur: Punjab DGP April 3, 2012

    New Delhi: The Director General (Prisons) Punjab, Shashi Kant, on Friday said that he would take strict action against all those police personnel who "stooped" to the level of touching the feet of Bibi Jagir Kaur, the former Punjab Cabinet Minister who on Friday, was charged with the murder of...
  • Convicted Punjab minister gets VIP treatment April 3, 2012

    Chandigarh: Punjab police is at the centre of a controversy for giving VIP treatment to convicted minister Bibi Jagir Kaur. Some of the uniformed policemen even bowed down to touch the feet of the convicted minister. The VIP treatment, however, did not end there. The former SGPC chief, who was last...
  • Jagir Kaur no VIP in jail, says Punjab minister April 3, 2012

    New Delhi: Two days after police officials were caught touching convicted minister Bibi Jagir Kaur in jail, Punjab Jail Minister SS Phillaur denied any such treatment being meted out to Kaur. "I haven't seen the video of policemen touching Jagir Kaur's feet. How can I comment on it," said Phillaur. Uniformed officers...
  • Punjab minister to move HC in daugher's abortion case March 30, 2012

    Jalandhar: Bibi Jagir Kaur, a prominent Akali leader and a minister in the Punjab government, will now spend five years in jail. The former chief of the Shiromani Gurudwara Prabhandhak Committee has been sentenced for the forced abortion of her daughter Harpreet. But it could have been worse. Kaur was...
  • Punjab minister convicted in daughter's abortion case March 30, 2012

    Chandigarh: The special CBI court in Patiala acquitted Punjab cabinet minister and former Shiromani Gurdwara Prabandhak Committee (SGPC) president Bibi Jagir Kaur in her daughter Harpreet Kaur's murder case on Friday but found her guilty of forcing her daughter to undergo abortion. The court sentenced Kaur to five years rigorous...
  • Harpreet murder case: Court to pronounce its verdict March 30, 2012

    New Delhi: The special CBI court in Patiala is expected to pronounce the muchawaited verdict in the Harpreet Kaur murder case on Friday, in which Punjab cabinet minister and former SGPC president Bibi Jagir Kaur is the prime accused. If the court convicts Jagir Kaur, the Opposition will seek her removal...
  • Punjab: SAD candidate booked for liquor haul January 15, 2012

    New Delhi: Punjab Police on Sunday registered a case against Shiromani Akali Dal candidate Bibi Jagir Kaur and 4 aides for allegedly distributing liquor to voters to influence them. They acted on a tipoff from Congress candidate Sukhpal Singh Khera and seized a vehicle laden with 183 cases of liquor...