* * The third paragraph of a report “Molestation case was never brought to my notice, says Chautala” (December 26, 2009) said that Mr. Chautala came to power in 1993. Mr. Bhajan Lal was in power in this period (1991-1996).
The fifth paragraph of the same report said that Master Hukam Singh was with the erstwhile Lok Dal. Master Hukam Singh was with the Janata Dal.
* * The PTI photograph that went with a report “Dankuni rail projects will generate 1 lakh jobs: [Railway Minister] Mamata Banerjee” (December 28, 2009) showed the Minister holding an energy efficient lamp. It led to queries as there was no detail on this in the text and the caption. The railways has taken up a project to distribute eco-friendly compact fluorescent lamps (CFL) to its 6,50,000 employees to bring down carbon emissions. The Minister made this announcement at the Dankuni function.
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