Rahul was in Chandigarh Saturday for an interactive session with the party rank and file. At least 10 workers are learnt to have urged Rahul to announce Amarinder as CM candidate.
Beginning April 19, Amarinder is scheduled to visit Chicago, Los Angeles, San Francisco in the US and Toronto and Vancouver in Canada.
If the SYL is forced on Punjab, it will turn 9 lakh acres in the Malwa region barren, Amarinder Singh said.
Brar was suspended from the party in 2014 after he hit out at Sonia and Rahul Gandhi in the wake of the Lok Sabha defeat. The suspension was revoked last year.
CM Badal, in his address at Anandpur Sahib, lashed out at the Congress on the SYL issue.
Addressing a gathering here, the Congress vice president said Amarinder should take up the matter on a priority basis as it was a big issue for the people of Punjab, when he forms the government in the state.
Punjab has a small share of its own rivers, a farming crisis, few off-farm jobs. Solution doesn’t lie in court.
Congress had lost the last assembly elections despite Rahul declaring Amarinder as the chief ministerial candidate in the midst of the campaign.
Amarinder was speaking at an event organised by Congress MLA Parminder Singh Pinki in Ferozepur.
On his part, Brar told The Indian Express that he had deleted the tweet after he learnt that Amarinder had not called Kejriwal any names
The Majithia family has held the president’s chair of the Khalsa College Governing Council (KCGC) for around 60 years, since 1892, and has contributed to building this institution.
Attacking state Congress president Capt Amarinder Singh, Mann said the Congress is free to calculate the advertisement expenses
Punjab Congress president Captain Amarinder Singh in his address specified that ‘educating children of Dalits is the major agenda of Congress for coming polls and the best way to uplift them in the society.’
Punjab Pradesh Congress Committee (PPCC) president Amarinder Singh has described the February 13 Assembly byelection in the state as “Khadoor Sahib vs Guru Granth Sahib”, and said his decision to keep the party away from it was “morally correct” and supported by the Sikh community. The byelection is taking place because Ramanjit Singh Sikki of […]
Punjab’s Congress president tells The Indian Express that he sees no challenge from Akali Dal or space for a third force in the state’s politics but explains why he is still wary of AAP