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AAP Punjab


Police use water cannons as AAP holds protests outside CM Amarinder Singh's home

January 10, 2020 4:17 pm

AAP had called for a ‘gherao’ of Amarinder Singh’s residence over the issue of power tariff and power purchase agreements signed during the previous SAD-BJP regime with private plants.

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

March 14, 2019 4:31 am

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

February 02, 2019 1:21 am

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.

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

January 30, 2019 8:44 am

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’

November 19, 2018 9:13 am

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

October 12, 2018 5:23 pm

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

October 08, 2018 3:55 am

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.

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

September 24, 2018 6:26 am

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

September 11, 2018 5:54 am

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

August 31, 2018 8:58 am

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.