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Punjab cabinet


The Malwa contingent: In Mann's Cabinet rejig, attempt to recoup after Sangrur loss

July 05, 2022 5:37 am

Four out of five new ministers from Malwa; region now has nine representatives in Cabinet

Punjab Cabinet clears tweak in Bill to regulate pension of ex-MLAs

June 08, 2022 10:22 am

The Cabinet also gave a nod for giving a minimum support price of Rs 7,275 per quintal for "moong" (green gram) by Markfed, a state nodal agency for the purchase of the crop.

Punjab: Former Congress leader Pandit Jimpa is AAP Cabinet minister from Doaba

March 19, 2022 1:12 pm

The Congress had last year denied the three-time councillor a ticket in the municipal polls, but the grassroots-level leader contested as an Independent and went on to win for the fourth consecutive time.

Punjab Cabinet swearing-in Highlights: After first cabinet meet, CM Bhagwant Mann announces recruitment to 25,000 govt posts

March 19, 2022 8:06 pm

Punjab Cabinet swearing-in Highlights: The ceremony at the Punjab Raj Bhawan in Chandigarh began with Governor Banwarilal Purohit administering the oath of office and secrecy to Harpal Singh Cheema

Punjab Cabinet approves scholarship scheme for government college students

December 02, 2021 6:24 am

🔴 The scheme is expected to improve the Gross Enrollment Ratio in government colleges that is very low at present, a statement said. The scheme would involve annual financial implication of Rs 36.05 crore.

Punjab cabinet nod to give free uniforms to all Class 1 to 8 boys in govt schools

November 17, 2021 12:20 am

Currently, the School Education Department is already providing free uniforms to 15.03 lakh students from Class I to VIII, at an expense of Rs 90.16 crore in current fiscal.

Punjab Cabinet nod to book institutes indulging in fraud, govt to release pending scheme dues

November 11, 2021 5:26 am

The Cabinet also decided that the state government would clear the dues of all the institutions by paying Rs 433.96 crore pending towards the SC scholarship scheme.

Punjab: Channi govt slashes sand price, fixes it at Rs 5.5/cubic ft

November 09, 2021 9:50 pm

By fixing the price at Rs 5.50, the government has slashed the price by Rs 3.30 per cubic feet.

Sidhu by his side, Channi says Punjab Cabinet has accepted AG's resignation

November 09, 2021 7:48 pm

Advocate General A P S Deol had resigned from the post on November 1. The government had confirmed receiving his resignation, but said that the matter would be decided at the Cabinet meeting.

Snub to Sidhu: AG’s resignation not taken up in Punjab Cabinet meeting

November 08, 2021 5:11 am

Meanwhile, a day after Deol claimed that Sidhu was interfering in his work, the latter hit back in a series of tweets, not only at Deol but at his own party’s government as well. The tweets were posted during the meeting.


L-G versus Aam Aadmi Party What the Supreme Court said

June 22, 2020 6:24 pm

5 takeaways from the Supreme Court’s verdict on the Aam Aadmi Party versus L-G power tussle.

Narcotics in Punjab: News in Numbers

June 22, 2020 6:24 pm

News In Numbers on Punjab is trying to address its drug problem. See more: