The present study was planned with an objective to detect the level of heavy metals in feathers of House Crow from agrifield areas of district Ludhiana and Sangrur. In feathers of House Crow, 8 heavy metals were detected through ICAP-AES, out of which As, Cd, Pb were heavy metals and Cr, Cu, Ni, Zn, Mn were essential elements. The concentration of all metals varied significantly at .05% level of significance among the different districts.

Ludhiana: The sale of swine flu vaccines has decreased this year due to change in strain of viruses and hospitals reporting lesser cases.

87% deaths in Punjab owing to debt

LUDHIANA: As 'The Times of India's 'Let's Save Sidhwan' campaign put the focus on the water body in the city, a solar power plant was commissioned in the middle of the canal near Rajgarh village in

Ludhiana: Health took a backseat for the Ludhianvis in 2017. Six major outbreaks had been reported this year.

LUDHIANA: In order to check the excess usage of water by the dyeing industrial units the Punjab Pollution Control Board (PPCB) is going to conduct survey in these units.

The number of patients, who have tested positive for dengue in the Kapurthala district, have touched 670 in recent weeks.

Panic had gripped Khanna and its surrounding areas after four dengue deaths were reported in three days.

Ludhiana: Fresh cases of dengue have been reported, with the total touching 290 from Ludhiana district alone, as per data from the health department.

Ludhiana: 65 fresh cases of dengue has been reported positive by the health department on Monday.