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Punjab Chief Secretary


Oppn rejects probe by Punjab Chief Secretary: ‘move to give clean chit to Dharamsot’

August 31, 2020 3:08 am

The Aam Aadmi Party, Shiromani Akali Dal and its ally Bharatiya Janata Party also questioned Chief Minister Amarinder Singh’s decision of directing the chief secretary probe the case, asking how can the chief secretary conduct an unbiased probe against a Cabinet minister.

Punjab: ‘Breaking silos, ensuring better coordination are my priorities,’ says Vini Mahajan

June 28, 2020 3:11 am

A day after taking charge as the first woman Chief Secretary of Punjab, IAS officer Vini Mahajan spoke to The Indian Express on challenges along the way, maintaining a family-work life balance, and her priorities in her new job.

Punjab DGP’s empanelment brings into focus next Chief Secretary’s appointment: Will it be his wife?

June 03, 2020 1:21 pm

The corridors of government have already been speculating that she could be the next chief secretary given the confidence posed by Chief Minister Capt Amarinder Singh in the officer-couple.

Punjab: Ministers row ends as top bureaucrat apologises in Cabinet meet

May 27, 2020 11:44 pm

After the meeting, Manpreet Badal told the media that the CS had apologised for “his choice of words, his body language and his attitude that day and said he would not repeat it in future”. He added: “Democracy has won. In democracy, representatives of the people are more important than bureaucracy.”

Singer-MLA cranks up volume at Cong rallies

March 14, 2014 1:06 pm

Sadiq admits he is happy singing as opposed to giving political speeches but nevertheless,does his bit by getting the crowd to raise party slogans in between the melody.

HC summons chief secy,DGP in Gurdaspur case

April 08, 2014 3:26 pm

Peeved at the state government’s ‘indifference’ in rounding up those responsible for the killing of a youth in the Gurdaspur firing,the Punjab and Haryana High Court today summoned Punjab Chief Secretary Rakesh Singh and Punjab Director General of Police (DGP) Sumedh Singh Saini on September 10

Personality check-cum-interview held for IAS post in Punjab

April 08, 2014 4:06 pm

In A first,a committee headed by the Punjab Chief Secretary Rakesh Singh on Thursday interviewed over a dozen contenders for the lone post of a nominated IAS officer in the state

31 files seeking action against babus missing

August 10, 2012 2:44 am

As many as 31 crucial files of the Punjab government’s personnel department have gone missing from the main secretariat here.

Briefly State: Punjab seeks coal linkages for power plants

August 03, 2012 3:02 am

Punjab has sought coal linkages from the Centre for its upcoming thermal plants.

Shital Fibres: Jalandhar DC submits inquiry report

June 27, 2012 3:26 am

An inquiry report of the Shital Fibres collapse,which killed 23 labourers and left over 60 injured,was submitted by Jalandhar Divisional Commissioner SR Ladhar to Punjab Chief Secretary Rakesh Singh on Monday