SGPC row: : Cites Saharanpur, says can’t afford crisis in Sikh panth at such a time
Several representatives of the union later met the CM and handed over their memorandum to him.
Asked about the possibility of his resigning to lead the protest, he said, “I have made up my mind on what needs to be done.’
Rajaona, who assassinated then Punjab CM Beant Singh in 1995, was sentenced to death by a special CBI court.
The state government has asked the Central government to withdraw the letter.
Badal had first said that no big fish would be spared in the synthetic drug case.
Badal’s letter comes at a time when Sitharaman and her counterpart in Pakistan Khurram Dastgir Khan are likely to meet on the sidelines of the SAARC summit next month
BJP is going to hold a meeting of its Braj region executive committee in Mainpuri, where it has already started laying the groundwork for the bypoll.
Parkash Singh Badal said that Sushma Swaraj had informed him over phone that all the Punjabis in Iraq were safe.
Badal had also conveyed this matter to the MEA for ensuring the safe and prompt return of Punjabi, the spokesman said.
Punjab Chief Minister compares votes to the funds invested for development. Upset over the low winning margin of Harsimrat.
Badal said for the survival of the farming community in the state, he had demanded a comprehensive debt relief package from the Centre.
In the recent Lok Sabha elections, the AAP had got a major lead of 36,000 votes from Jagraon. Therefore, to reclaim these votes, the SAD is focusing on this area.
Majithia, however, continues to be the state’s revenue minister as also the minister for non-conventional energy and public relations.
Chief Minister alleged that the state government’s plan to develop Punjab was ‘deliberately sabotaged’ by the previous Union government.