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In Punjab, AAP faces uphill battle of retaining four Lok Sabha seats

After winning for Lok Sabha seats from the state in Punjab, the graph of the party has nose-dived and internal squabbles have cost it dearly leaving it in a very uncertain position two months ahead of the polls.

AAP MLA seeks bill to check liquor mafia

Arora said the bill would not only eliminate the liquor mafia out of the state but also help in filling the government’s empty coffers.

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Ten months after he quit, Bhagwant Mann back as Punjab AAP president

Mann had resigned in March 2018, a day after Kejriwal apologised to Majithia in a defamation case for making false allegations about the latter’s involvement in drugs trade.

BJP's Harmohan Dhawan joins AAP, says ‘I am here for the Aam Aadmi, will work for him’

Dhawan has remained associated with various political parties such as Samajwadi Party, Indian National Lok Dal, Chandigarh Vikas Manch, Bahujan Samajwadi Party, Congress and was with the BJP for around eight years.

Sacrilege incidents: AAP's HS Phoolka resigns as MLA in Punjab

If his resignation was to be accepted, AAP's strength in the Vidhan Sabha will drop to 19 MLAs, eight of whom have formed a rebel group led by Sukhpal Singh Khaira.

Bargari protest march sees massive response, government gets 15-day ultimatum

The entire four-lane highway from Kotkapura to Bargari was choked Sunday as thousands of vehicles formed a convoy on both sides of the road to reach Bargari where a ‘morcha’ (protest) is on demanding justice for incidents of desecration of Guru Granth Sahib and the killing of two youth in the Behbal Kalan firing.

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Rural polls in Punjab: AAP wraps up at 20 seats in state; SAD gets 371

The humiliating defeat for AAP in these polls, ahead of Lok Sabha polls next year, has come at a time when infighting is going on in the party with two camps led by former leader of opposition Sukhpal Khaira and current LOP Harpal Cheema.

Local body polls: AAP candidate found murdered, party wants elections postponed

AAP workers staged a dharna on Bathinda-Chandigarh highway demanding arrest of the culprits. The party has alleged that the crime was a “political murder” and has demanded that the polls be postponed and should be conducted after deploying central forces.

Punjab: Warring AAP groups face off at Sangrur meet

The workers claimed Sukhpal Singh Khaira snatched the mic from one Inderpal Singh’s hand the moment he took the name of AAP national convenor Arvind Kejriwal.

Doesn’t matter if AAP suspends me, says Sukhpal Singh Khaira

Khaira said, “I am not against the party, but I am against the button culture by which the party is taking important decisions about Punjab while sitting in Delhi."

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