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Badal bus staff ‘attack’ reporter with English daily
THE STAFF on a bus belonging to Dabwali Transport Company, owned by the Badals, allegedly attacked the driver and conductor of another bus and a staff correspondent of the English daily, The Tribune, at the PAP Chowk in Jalandhar. The incident occurred at about 8.15 pm on Friday.

It is the second such assault in the past three weeks. Earlier, the staff on an Orbit Bus, another firm owned by the Badals, had allegedly assaulted a physically-challenged journalist with a vernacular paper, in Ropar on March 1.