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Captain Amarinder Singh


Chief secretary issue not resolved, we left the decision to CM: Jakhar

May 21, 2020 11:35 pm

Jakhar was among five Congress leaders, who were hosted by the CM on Wednesday. The ministers and several MLAs have been demanding Karan Avtar Singh’s removal from the top office of state government for his “impudence”.

Of migrants who applied to leave, 35% staying back: Punjab CM

May 09, 2020 9:22 am

As many as 11.5 lakh migrants had registered with the government for repatriation to their home states.

Capt says one million migrants want to go back, DCs claim have got no request so far

April 30, 2020 11:09 pm

Citing the Union Home Ministry’s orders of April 29, Punjab Chief Minister Capt Amarinder Singh said he had written a letter to Prime Minister Narendra Modi seeking special trains for these migrants stuck due to the lockdown.

DGP’s Special Award for two Moga policemen who helped woman deliver by roadside

April 06, 2020 7:01 pm

DGP Dinkar Gupta said he has chosen ASI Bikkar Singh and constable Sukhjinder Singh of Moga for the first ‘DGP’s Honour & Disc for Exemplary Seva to Society’.

In Punjab, Amarinder Singh announces 50% rebate in fares for women in state-run buses

March 04, 2020 2:56 pm

The decision comes close on the heels of Arvind Kejriwal-led government starting free bus rides for women, considered to be one of the several populist measures, which led the AAP to a resounding consecutive win in Delhi.

‘Everybody makes mistakes...DGP has apologised’: Capt tells Oppn to move on

May 29, 2020 11:22 am

"Everybody makes mistakes. I also make mistakes. If a mistake has been made let us forget it. There are many other issues related to the public, those should be discussed," Punjab CM Amarinder Singh said.

Four kids burnt alive as Punjab school van catches fire:14-yr-old who saved 4 lives recommended for bravery award

February 17, 2020 2:34 pm

Amandeep said,” I broke one window and moved out. I then helped four children come out. There were others too who had come to help. I ran towards the school building with those four kids who were crying bitterly.”

Punjab: Just one MLA volunteered to pay tax on salary drawn from govt

February 14, 2020 2:00 pm

CM had appealed to them to do so two years ago, as it would save the strained exchequer Rs 52 lakh; MLA Kuljit Singh Nagra says he pays Rs 80,000 as tax each year

Amarinder orders ban on movie for ‘promoting violence, gang culture’

February 10, 2020 7:15 pm

The Chief Minister has also directed DGP Dinkar Gupta to look into the possible action that could be initiated against one of the film’s producers, KV Dhillon, who had reportedly promised in writing, back in 2019, that he would shelve the movie, originally titled `Sukha Khalwan.’

Punjab: Congress slams Centre over ‘divisive politics’

January 18, 2020 11:12 am

Castigating the Centre for “playing with fire” by “polarising people on religious lines”, Sultana said the truth was that RSS and BJP have a “fascist mindset” and these parties have never accepted the national flag and Constitution.


I’m always available for OROP veterans: Capt. Amarinder

February 25, 2016 9:53 am

New Delhi, Feb 25 (ANI): Expressing solidarity with the One Rank One Pension (OROP) veterans, Punjab Congress President Captain Amarinder Singh on Thursday said it is his duty to stand with them. He said he was always available for the OROP veterans. He added that this issue has been raised for a long time by the Opposition and they would continue to do so till their demands were accepted.

Peace talks only way to stop bloodshed: Amarinder Singh

January 15, 2016 9:39 am

New Delhi, Jan 15 (ANI): Congress leader Captain Amarinder Singh on Friday said that the only way to stop bloodshed in the country was through peace talks and not through military actions. Responding to the scheduled India-Pakistan Foreign Secretary-level talks being deferred, Singh said if India wants to stop this bloodshed, it can only be done through peace talks, not through military actions.