Local SAD leaders had already been extending support to Doda, who was allowed by court to come out of Amritsar jail only to file his nomination papers on January 13.
Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi will declare Amarinder’s name as the chief ministerial candidate when he comes to Punjab to campaign “in the next few days”.
The schedule of Punjab Roadways buses is prepared in such a manner that the Badals’ companies are benefited, he said.
Another animation video released on Friday is themed on Shah Rukh Khan’s upcoming Raees.
It is also learnt that some of these Punjab AAP founder members have some controversial tapes and CDs that they may use against AAP at Saturday’s meeting in which founder members.
In the hoardings put up by the party local leaders to welcome Sharmishtha, the photograph of the President was placed along with photos of Captain Amarinder Singh, Ludhiana MP Ravneet Singh Bittu and Gogi.
Jaitley said both were caught when Congress was at the helm of affairs, adding that information about the bank accounts came during the UPA government’s reign in 2011.
Adopting a carrot-and-stick policy, Amarinder offered key positions to rebels who would withdraw and bar those against the party from re-entering for life.
Ministers Bikram Majithia, Tota Singh and Sikander Singh Maluka will be the first to go to jail, Mann, who is the Chairman of AAP's election campaign committee, said.
The cricketer turned politician, who had represented Amritsar Lok Sabha seat, recently shifted his loyalty to the Congress and said it was like his "gharwapsi".
MPs Ravneet Singh Bittu of Congress and Bhagwant Mann of AAP are locked in a key contest against Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) president Sukhbir Singh Badal from Jalalabad Assembly constituency.
Urging the electorate not to fall in the Badals' "trap" as there is a dire need for change in the state, Sidhu said, "Punjab's loss is directly proportional to Badal family's gain."
Both Bains have declared themselves as agriculturists and businessmen.
Punjab Congress president Capt Amarinder Singh had pushed for the candidature of the duo.
With over 13 lakh migrant voters in state, parties scramble for the pie; Congress dials Nitish Kumar and Lalu.
It is learnt that thousands of NRIs would land in the coming week as part of AAP’s Punjab Chalo campaign.
Two years later, Badal’s transport business is not an exactly an issue in this Moga village, where people are back to vouching for Akalis.
In one month’s time, the CEO office was able to reach out to 13,56,775 people, the majority of whom fall in the age group of 18 to 34 years.
Now, the candidates can withdraw their nomination till January 21.
According to information available, Rs 80 lakh in cash was recovered by a team of police and Election Commission’s flying squad at a special naka in Phase 3A.
Ram Singh, who is also a member of the village panchayat, claims that they saw street lights last month when 34 solar-powered lights were installed at the village.
Joshi also informed that Punjab BJP poll campaign in-charge, Narendra Tomar and Punjab BJP poll committee chairman Avinash Rai Khanna will be touring the state for three consecutive days.
Most of these NRIs have been putting in eight to 10 hours daily for campaigning.
Adesh Partap Singh Karion, Punjab food minister and sitting MLA of Patti, an area with a reputation for drug abuse, speaks to The Indian Express.
Shiv Lal Doda, independent, finds support from local SAD leaders against BJP; murder victim’s mother wonders how to stop him
Under party's 'Chalo Punjab' campaign, NRIs will participate in a rally on February 2 in Majitha assembly constituency represented by Akali leader Bikram Singh Majithia whom the party has accused of being involved in drug trade.
On AAP's charge that he was going soft on Parkash Singh Badal, an aggressive Amarinder asked if the media wanted him to "thrash" the chief minister.
"He is a foot soldier of the party, and has joined without any conditions. He never put forth any conditions," Amarinder said, expressing happiness at Sidhu's joining the Congress fold.
Namdhari sect is yet to announce support for any political party this time.
He said that for pension purposes, level of disability will be reduced from 50 to 40 per cent and bed-ridden patients will be provided necessary kit, including wheel-chair.
The 53-year-old former Lok Sabha MP, who has come into Congress fold after quitting BJP, has also declared his annual income to the tune of Rs 9.66 crore for the financial year 2015-16.
His total assets are worth Rs 20.47 crore, including Rs 1.22 crore (movable) and Rs 19.25 crore (immovable).
Party leaders said the volunteers had booked an entire flight from Canada and most of them are coming to take part in AAP’s Chalo Punjab campaign.
Set to vote for the first time in the February 4 Punjab elections, Maninder said unemployment is the biggest issue for her.
CM retains dedicated fans; AAP wins over young job seekers, elderly Dalit.
It can take in 65 patients at a time but, for the elections, it has been turned into a camp for the BSF who arrived Tuesday.