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Ghaggar breach: Capt Amarinder digs into history, holds Akalis responsible

Amarinder claimed that his government had adequate disaster relief funds to tackle the situation. He also expressed gratitude to the 1st Armoured Division of the Army, based in Patiala, for the help extended to the district administration to provide relief to the people.

Amarinder Singh failed to curb drug menace in Punjab: Harsimrat Kaur Badal

Harsimrat Kaur Badal alleged that Punjab saw the "highest drug related-deaths" in the two years of Congress government.


Punjab: Panthic organisations mark ‘Pashatap Diwas’ in Bargari

Organisations have already demanded the arrest of the SAD president and former DGP while at the same time they will be planning their next course of action after bhog of Akhad path sahib at Bargari Gurdwara.

Punjab: At ground zero, a hard earned peace, unease over politicking

This week, Sikh outfits carried out a “rosh march” from Bargari to Badal village, calling for action against the Badals on the issue of desecration, but villagers from here stayed away. Chief Minister Capt Amarinder Singh also often raises this issue to flog the Akali Dal.

Sacrilege anger still haunts Akalis, Congress talks of a ‘clean sweep’ in Punjab

Trying to catch up, the Akalis have already started their campaign. Party president Sukhbir Badal has covered 60 of the 117 Assembly segments and is addressing two ‘worker milni (worker meetings)’ every day.

Brahmpura is party president: Rebel Akali leaders launch SAD (Taksali)

Brahmpura was appointed first president of the party that has been formed with an aim to ‘revieve’ Shiromani Akali Dal originally founded in 1920. His name was proposed by Sewa Singh Sekhwan.


November 6, 1978, Forty Years Ago: Delhi Akali Violence

The police fired 29 rounds at four diffplaces and lobbed 339 teargas shells to quell the mob violence in which six buses were burnt.

Akali Dal accuses Punjab CM Amarinder Singh of colluding with radicals

"Amarinder Singh is bent upon bringing back dark days of terrorism... he is colluding with radicals to vitiate the peaceful environment of the state," SAD president Sukhbir Singh Badal told reporters.

Punjab: 3 cops among 4 injured as Congress, SAD workers clash ahead of zila parishad polls

Clashes broke out after Congress workers started sloganeering against Akali Dal for their alleged involvement in sacrilege of Sri Guru Granth Sahib, to which Akali workers responded with slogans against Congress for 1984 anti-Sikh riots.

Sukhbir Singh Badal addresses workers in Jakhar’s village, dares him to face Akalis

Sukhbir alleged that Rahul Gandhi-led Congress wanted to snatch control of SGPC, Shri Harmandar Sahib, Akal Takht and other sacred shrines and dilute traditions as enshrined in the Guru Granth Sahib

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1984 riots: Akali Dal protests over Amarinder Singh’s remark on Tytler

Akali Dal on Monday (April 21) staged a protest outside Congress headquarters in New Delhi against its Amritsar Lok Sabha candidate Amarinder Singh's alleged remarks on the anti-Sikh riots of 1984.