“There is no damage done to the party’s prospects,” says Captain Amarinder Singh.
Harcharan Bains said the state government welcomes any effort fighting the drug problem.
“I just cannot believe a political party can be so brutally insensitive to the sentiments of Sikhs,” Badal said.
They said the CM Badal reached Chandigarh and all his engagements for the next two days have been cancelled.
“Since Kejriwal hails from Haryana, he was naturally inclined towards safeguarding the interests of his state,” Badal told a gathering during Sangat Darshan programme in Fatehgarh Churian Assembly in Bhagowal.
The Udta Punjab controversy has come at a time when the SAD-BJP combine is preparing for the Assembly polls
Sources in the GMADA said that they have completed all the works regarding the implementation of the need-based policy and sent the file to the CMO.
Even officials of Bhartiya Kisan Union (Lakhowal), whose chief Ajmer Singh Lakhowal is considered close to the Badals and is chairman of Punjab Mandi Board, and Bhartiya Kisan Union (Mann) denied knowing such a group.
The villagers were apparently unhappy towards the state government’s lackadaisical attitude towards the development works of their village. Interestingly, the village comprises around 1,400 voters.
The CM was here at Uggi village in Nakodar Vidhan Sabha assembly segment for Sangat Darshan. “We have written to the Centre repeatedly to release the amount under the scheme but state has yet to receive it,” said.
The pensioners said that Punjab Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal was an old man himself and he should have known the difficulties of old age.
15 Congress workers arrested for ‘causing disruptions’
This comes just a day after Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) called Captain’s tour a “flop show” and said that the rallies were banned because proper procedures were not followed.
While Punjab Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal and Deputy Chief Minister Sukhbir Singh Badal have been terming the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) as a non-entity in the state, the duo launched a scathing attack on AAP chief Arvind Kejriwal on Monday.
The Chief Minister said both Congress and AAP were the “enemies” of the state, who have “joined hands to snatch” the water of Punjab by constructing Sutlej Yamuna link canal (SYL) thereby robbing it of its legitimate share of river water.