Sunday, Nov 27, 2022

Bhagwant Mann


86% households now get zero power bill, figure to rise to 95% soon, says Bhagwant Mann

November 27, 2022 9:25 am

Bhagwant Mann said the state government is also making all-out efforts to make its buildings self-sufficient in terms of power. Solar energy panels will be installed in all government buildings to reduce the burden of electricity bills, he added.

Mann holds roadshows in 3 BJP bastions of Surat

November 25, 2022 11:31 pm

Mukesh Patel from the saffron party has been the Olpad MLA from 2012. Olpad is a stronghold of the BJP and has been with the party from 1990. AAP has fielded Patidar Anamat Andolan Samiti leader Dharmik Malaviya from Olpad.

Resorting to 6-day fast over CM Mann’s ‘riwaaz’ barb, farmer leader Dallewal a Hazare follower

November 25, 2022 1:29 pm

SKM (Apolitical) face Jagjit Singh Dallewal ends his fast after Punjab minister Dhaliwal apologises over CM Mann’s remarks against farmers’ stirs and declares a consensus over their demands.

Schools of eminence: CM to lay stone soon, says Bains

November 25, 2022 10:14 am

Bains said that this would be "yet another poll promise" which AAP would fulfil in Punjab to ensure quality school education to children

As Mann, his ministers camp in Gujarat, secretariat goes silent

November 25, 2022 7:41 am

While Mann is in Gujarat, the Chief Minister’s Office has not scheduled any meetings in which his presence is required. If he comes back on November 25, then the CMO may schedule one or two meetings, multiple sources said.

Dhaliwal says sorry for Mann’s riwaaz remark, agrees to fulfil demands; farmers call off strike

November 25, 2022 8:28 am

Dhaliwal offered juice to the fasting Dallewal, who also heads the Samyukta Kisan Morcha (Apolitical) at the protest site in Faridkot as he broke his hunger strike. Later, Dallewal told reporters that the farmers' protests, which had been going on in six regions of Punjab, would be lifted with immediate effect

People of Gujarat didn't have a choice before: Mann

November 25, 2022 4:11 am

Mann on Thursday held roadshows in four constituencies of central Gujarat. Nandod, a reserved seat for the Scheduled Tribe communities, in Narmada district is currently represented by Congress MLA Premsinh Vasava.

Gujarat Assembly elections: Mann campaigns in 4 tribal constituencies

November 24, 2022 12:42 am

Addressing a public meeting in Nizar, Mann reiterated AAP’s poll promises related to good roads, education, putting those linked with paper leaks behind bars, implementation of Panchayat (Extension to Scheduled Tribe areas) Act, employment, and implementation of Old Pension Scheme in Gujarat.

Mann govt’s old pension woes far from over: Now, employees threaten protest if SOP not made clear

November 22, 2022 8:15 am

Punjab Chief Secretary VK Janjua said that the government was committed to pay pension under OPS.

Riwaz of dharnas is very old, even AAP born out of dharna: Unions remind CM

November 20, 2022 7:58 am

Jagjit Singh Dallewal, the president of Samyukta Kisan Morcha (Apolitical), begins fast unto death a day after Punjab CM's controversial ‘Riwaz’ statement.


Strong winds from stubble-burning areas deteriorate Delhi's AQI; AAP govt reacts

November 04, 2022 7:09 pm

Data from the System of Air Quality and Weather Forecasting And Research (SAFAR) Friday showed that air quality has deteriorated significantly due to strong upper level (700-1000 m) wind blowing towards Delhi from stubble-burning areas.

UP, Tamil Nadu, to Tripura: How state chief ministers marked Independence Day

August 15, 2022 6:25 pm

India@75: How chief ministers across country celebrated marked Independence Day

Punjab CM Bhagwant Mann ties the knot with Gurpreet Kaur

July 07, 2022 3:50 pm

In a low-key ceremony with only a few invited guests, Punjab Chief Minister Bhagwant Mann will marry Gurpreet Kaur, a doctor, at his home on Thursday.

AAP's Bhagwant Mann takes oath as Punjab CM

March 16, 2022 5:15 pm

Chanting 'Jo Bole So Nihal' and 'Bharat Mata Ki Jai', Bhagwant Mann thanked the people who attended the swearing-in ceremony.