He questioned the appointment of Jagtar Singh Hawara as Jathedar of Akal Takht. “How can people guilty of serious criminal activities can give leadership to the community?” he asked.
The Congress spokesperson claimed that Sukhbir had offered special incentives to investors in the food processing ministry.
Sukhbir was speaking at the concluding day of the two-day second Progressive Punjab Investors Summit, which saw a total investment commitment of Rs 1.15 lakh crore.
The district administration broke down Dashmesh Public School’s wall to set up a makeshift helipad close to the gurdwara.
The deputy chief minister, who is also the Home Minister, has directed the Akali leaders to to be more visible and make more contact with their constituents.
The deputy CM also slammed the opposition for demanding Tota Singh’s resignation.
A verification drive held by the state government had reportedly found that more than 50 per cent of beneficiaries of the atta-dal scheme were fake.
In another surprising visit, Sukhbir went to the residences of councillors Kamaldeep Karwal, Satpal Singh Lohara and Jagbir Sokhi — who all used to be the staunch supporters of independent MLA Simarjit Singh Bains.
Three BJP leaders have already been named in this case and more are likely to figure in it, if the case is thoroughly investigated.
Sukhbir launches project opened by ex-Cong MP on Aug 11.
During an I-Day function in Bathinda on Saturday, Sukhbir said, “Amarinder is mulling over the prospect of forming his own political outfit for this purpose and he had also threatened to quit the party.
Inderbir Singh Bolaria announced that he would start an agitation against the proposed waste plant.
DGP Saini said, “You all know what happened at Dina Nagar. The deputy CM was in regular contact with the police when the operation against terrorists was on. He was monitoring the operation.”
The bid by Adani Enterprises Limited has come up for pre-qualification scrutiny before the Punjab State Warehousing Corporation (PSWC) and, sources say, final award of allotment would be done before this weekend.
Mother only ‘prime’ eyewitness, passengers say they saw or heard nothing.