Divya Goyal is our Punjab correspondent
A petition was circulated in areas like Dhuri, Balluana and Abohar where Congress organised bike rallies on Bhagat Singh's 109th birth anniversary.
Nowadays it is not unusual to find pictures of the martyr sporting a yellow or orange turban.
The campaign, featuring a customised mini-bus, rolled out in Gill with MP Ravneet Singh Bittu, MLA Bharat Bhushan Ashu and state Congress V-P Amar Singh as key speakers in Ludhiana.
It is learnt that Jagroop Singh had raised objection when Jagsir Singh tried to forcibly plough the land under dispute after which the latter opened fire.
The state party chief’s loyalists will mostly be at forefront of the Congress liyao, Punjab bachao campaign formulated by Captain’s poll strategist Prashant Kishor.
Aam Aadmi Party MP Bhagwant Mann reached the residence of the nurse in Kotla Mehar Singh village on Saturday evening and promised help to the family.
CCTV footage purportedly showed the sarpanch pushing the nurse.
The bone marrow donors can donate their stem cells for patients of blood cancer, thalassemia and other diseases that require bone marrow transplant.
In another twist in the case, the police on Friday accepted that Atharva, in his statement, clarified that he “did not jump or attempt suicide
but was beaten till he fainted”
Littering on the PAU campus during Kisan Melas have been a constant problem since years which the varsity has failed to address.
Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal had handed over the bust to French ambassador to India.
Ludhiana’s dull landscape is getting a vibrant look courtesy a graffiti project undertaken by the LMC.
Details of over 500 mobile phone numbers were checked and similarly footage of some 150 CCTV cameras installed in dera’s vicinity was checked.
Bhagwant Mann also missed the Chhapar political conference on Friday, for which Dakha candidate H S Phoolka had personally invited him.
Chhapar falls in Dakha constituency from where Phoolka has been announced as AAP candidate for the Assembly polls in 2017.
Nobody in Aam Aadmi Party knew where Bhagwant Mann was and why he did not make it to the Friday’s rally.
Chappar village falls in Dakha constituency of Ludhiana from where the present MLA is Manpreet Singh Ayali of SAD.
However, Chhotepur asserted that he is completely against such acts.
Whenever a complaint is made to the Principal, she asks parents to withdraw their children but no action is taken, the parents alleged.
His lower body has stopped responding and there are multiple blood clots near the spinal cord along with internal bleeding in stomach. Doctors say that he is in a extremely critical state.
Punjab 2017 elections: On Sunday, Kejriwal concluded a four-day Punjab tour with a massive farmers’ rally in Moga.
A party worker close to Phoolka said, "He did not attend the Moga rally as he has taken stand on two issues.
Party chief Arvind Kejriwal commented on Punjab Congress chief Captain Amarinder Singh and called him an 'advocate of Badals'.
It also announced there will be a complete waiver of bank loans of small farmers, Dalit and backward class farmers and farm labourers.
Punjabi faces — MP Bhagwant Mann, Sadhu Singh, Kanwar Sandhu, state convener Gurpreet Ghuggi and even ex- Congressmen Aman Arora and Sukhpal Singh Khaira — addressed the rally.
At Baghapurana Dana Mandi in Moga, Delhi CM Kejriwal, in his most scathing attack ever on the Akalis said: 'Even Badals’ buses will be confiscated and given to unemployed youths.'
The college has claimed that “students working for the Delhi CM and AAP team’s hospitality will get credit, marks and will also be evaluated for this assignment.”
Attended by the entire village, the cremation ground was flooded with people who came to offer their condolences. The pyre was lit by Davinder's paternal cousin and maternal uncle.
Unlike Friday when workers were called inside in small groups and closed-door meetings were held leading to chaos, Kejriwal on Saturday listened to queries in the open and replied on the microphone.
Johl claimed that their discussions were all related to food and farmers’ crisis going on in Punjab.
Kejriwal returned to the farmhouse later and met volunteers, and representatives of the Kabiley community who demanded inclusion in the Scheduled Tribes category.
The beginning of Kejriwal’s visit coincided with the launch of a forum, Awaaz-e-Punjab, by Navjot Singh Sidhu, Pargat Singh and others, an event at which Sidhu attacked Kejriwal for the way AAP leaders had allegedly negotiated with him.
Arvind Kejriwal urged candidates to be 'extra careful' and not to fall prey to 'conspiracies being planned against AAP by the Badals.'
Kejriwal will arrive in Punjab on the day Navjot Sidhu is scheduled to reveal his plans for the newly constituted political outfit, Awaz-e-Punjab, in Chandigarh.
On Monday late, college principal Dr Karan Sharma had suspended the system until he received clarity on instructions from the government.
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