The SAD-BJP legislators and members of the ruling Congress stood up in support of their respective leaders and raised slogans, resulting in acrimonious scenes on the concluding day of the budget session.
Among prominent state Congress leaders who have not found a place in the newly formed party panels are former PPCC president Partap Singh Bajwa, current PPCC president Sunil Kumar Jakhar and minister Navjot Singh Sidhu.
"Try to understand, the Goods and Services Tax (GST) has been implemented in the country and no elbow room is left for introducing new tax in the state," state finance minister Manpreet Singh Badal said while putting rest to the speculations that the government was mulling new taxes in the state in the wake "poor" fiscal condition.
Finance Minister Manpreet Badal Thursday caught two traffic policemen taking bribe from some commuters while he was on his way to Chandigarh from Ferozepur via Ludhiana. The incident happened at Doraha near Ludhiana bypass when the minister, whose vehicle was not having any beacon, noticed two policemen taking bribe from some commuters. Manpreet stopped his […]