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Jai Krishan Singh Rouri is new Deputy Speaker of Punjab assembly

June 30, 2022 3:43 pm

Chief Minister Bhagwant Mann installed the Deputy Speaker on the Opposition benches, next to the Leader of Opposition’s seat.

Protests mark Dy Speaker poll; BJP-backed SP rebel elected

October 19, 2021 4:55 am

Taking a swipe at the SP, Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath said, “The SP is anti-youth...they cannot protect their own members from infighting...For some, their family is the party while for us, the entire state is family.”

Govt likely to appoint deputy Speaker

February 21, 2015 4:14 am

The government, if wants some time in deciding the new candidate, may leave up to the Speaker Panel to look after the proceedings.

Activists meet Governor,want appointment of Dy Speaker

September 01, 2013 3:55 am

A network of civil society organisations and citizens has written to Governor Kamla Beniwal,demanding appointment of a deputy Speaker in the Assembly

Virbhadra proposes steep hike in salaries of MLAs,ministers

April 08, 2014 4:08 pm

The Himachal Pradesh government on Thursday proposed a steep hike in the salaries,allowances and perks of MLAs,ministers,Speaker,deputy speaker and chief parliamentary secretaries

Sena MLA suspended for a year

April 17, 2013 2:34 am

Speaker bars Om Raje Nimbalkar from entering Assembly for trying to lift his mace.

Manpreet revamps PPP set up

May 06, 2012 12:38 am

People’s Party of Punjab president Manpreet Singh Badal on Saturday announced his party’s organisational set up with former Deputy Speaker,Punjab Vidhan Sabha,Bir Devinder Singh as its chief spokesperson.

Vigilance FIR against HP deputy speaker’s son

April 19, 2012 3:23 am

State Vigilance and Anti-Corruption Bureau has registered FIR against Deputy Speaker Rikhi Ram Kaundal’s son and some top engineers of the Public Works Department in a case relating to alleged splitting of some works tenders relating to the department.

Ministers lose out,cabinet set for new faces

March 08, 2012 12:31 am

With six ministers losing despite the combine’s impressive performance,lobbying has already started for cabinet berths.

Special House session to elect Dy Speaker on June 13

June 08, 2011 12:40 am

The Punjab Cabinet on Tuesday gave approval to convene a special session of Punjab Vidhan Sabha on June 13,2011 for the election of Deputy Speaker – the post had fallen vacant on the elevation of former Deputy Speaker Satpal Gosian as Cabinet Minster.