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Punjab Congress


Jakhar: Cong to explore legal options to challenge Centre’s farm ordinances

July 08, 2020 11:56 am

The Punjab Congress chief said that the ordinance was aimed at breaking the backbone of the food growers of the country.

Capt hosts Kishor, he stays non-committal on 2022 campaign job

June 26, 2020 10:34 am

Capt Amarinder Singh has been trying to get Kishor on board to design his strategy for 2022 Assembly polls. Kishor had designed Amarinder’s campaign in 2017 election also and the party had won with an impressive mandate by winning 77 out of 117 seats.

Punjab Congress attempting to bridge gulf between Capt Amarinder Singh, Navjot Singh Sidhu

June 15, 2020 9:06 pm

According to sources, many in the party feel that if Navjot Singh Sidhu goes to AAP, it could pose a challenge to Congress in the 2022 assembly election.

Not interested: Kishor spells it out for Amarinder grandson

June 08, 2020 2:07 pm

Party General secretary incharge Asha Kumari had told Indian Express that Congress was not in favour of getting Kishor on board.

Asha Kumari, Jakhar meet Capt, express reservations over signing Prashant Kishor

June 05, 2020 1:49 pm

Kumari had come to Punjab after three months and the pressing reason was Amarinder trying to sign Kishor.

Bajwa flexes muscles, this time over sugarcane dues

June 03, 2020 1:09 pm

Bajwa, a former state Congress president, Tuesday accused his own party’s government in Punjab of not taking concrete steps to ensure the outstanding payment of Rs 681.48 crore to sugarcane growers.

Punjab bypolls to four seats a litmus test for Amarinder govt

September 22, 2019 10:07 am

The Election Commission Saturday announced that bypolls to Dakha, Jalalabad, Phagwara and Mukerian Assembly seats will be held on October 21 and the counting of votes will be on October 24.

Punjab Cabinet: Elsewhere, murmurs of discontent; most feel non-performers have been rewarded

June 08, 2019 1:35 pm

“It is the CM who decides. I have no qualms. But why have those who performed in Lok Sabha election suffered while others who could not perform were rewarded with important departments,” asked a minister requesting anonymity.

Navjot Singh Sidhu goes incommunicado, rumour mills work overtime

June 08, 2019 1:33 pm

The cricketer-turned-politician spent a few hours at his official residence in Sector 2 with his close aide and Jalandhar Cantonment MLA Pargat Singh. The two leaders are learnt to have discussed Sidhu’s future course of action.

Punjab: Congress claims Valmiki leader joined party, he says not yet

April 14, 2019 6:22 am

PPCC in its press release mentioned that Valmiki leader Chandan Grewal had joined the party in the presence of the chief minister, and also released a photo.