Thursday, Oct 06, 2022

AAP Punjab


Punjab govt to soon hire nearly 1,000 firemen: minister

October 04, 2022 8:24 am

After MLA Narinder Kaur Bharaj pointed out that there were some municipal committees who could not pay salaries to the fire staff because of the shortage of funds, local government minister Inderbir Singh Nijjar said the government will consider setting up a fund for the payment of salaries.

Gangsters not born in six months of AAP govt, were patronised by Cong, Akali govts: Mann

October 04, 2022 9:55 am

“These leaders and parties used these youth for their vested interests by handing over guns to them,” Mann said in the Vidhan Sabha while speaking in support of the confidence motion that he had tabled.

Punjab: Denied special sitting, Bhagwant Mann calls Assembly session on Sept 27; to challenge Governor’s move in SC

September 23, 2022 8:16 am

The decision to call a regular Punjab Assembly session, likely to be day-long, was taken in an emergency meeting of the Cabinet called and chaired by Chief Minister Bhagwant Mann.

56,000 machines to be distributed for stubble management this season: Punjab agriculture minister

September 12, 2022 2:24 pm

Kuldeep Singh Dhaliwal said that small farmers would also get machines like super seeder, happy seeder, zero drill as 500 such equipment will be sent to 154 blocks of the state.

Punjab: Officers not listening to AAP MLAs, state party spokesperson Kang warns of strict action

July 14, 2022 8:53 am

In view of similar complaints that the MLAs were not getting due importance, several transfers are now being done as per the choice of MLAs. An MLAs lounge is also being set up on the fifth floor of the civil secretariat.

SAD committee meeting: Mann doing Kejriwal’s bidding, can sacrifice Punjab’s interests to boost AAP in Haryana

July 13, 2022 12:22 pm

The Akali Dal committee also expressed grave concern at the manner in which freedom of speech and expression "are being throttled by banning songs which solely express the sentiments of people".

CM Bhagwant Mann sheds key depts as he allots portfolios, Arora gets urban development

July 06, 2022 8:56 am

Dr Inderbir Singh Nijjar will be minister for local government and parliamentary affairs. Anmol Gagan Mann will oversee tourism, investment promotion and labour. The department of cooperatives has been taken away from Harpal Cheema.

Mattewara textile park: People have lost trust after looking at existing pollution levels, says AAP leader Seechewal

July 01, 2022 2:33 pm

During his earlier visits, Seechewal had expressed concerns over Sutlej river’s pollution and destruction of forest cover if textile park was set up.

Jai Krishan Singh Rouri is new Deputy Speaker of Punjab assembly

June 30, 2022 3:43 pm

Chief Minister Bhagwant Mann installed the Deputy Speaker on the Opposition benches, next to the Leader of Opposition’s seat.

AAP govt’s white paper on Punjab finances no different than Congress’

June 26, 2022 10:50 am

Out of the total amount, Rs 13,759 crore is towards non-payment of arrears of sixth pay commission.