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Punjab Governor


Work in a manner that public is not hassled: Punjab Governor Purohit to UT officials

September 03, 2021 3:00 am

While speaking to the officers, Punjab Governor Banwarilal Purohit said, “Transparency, efficiency and time management is key to good work."

Governor condemns attack on BJP MLA, speaks to Chief Minister

March 28, 2021 6:51 pm

BJP MLA Arun Narang was allegedly thrashed and his clothes ripped off by a group of protesting farmers at Malout in Muktsar district on Saturday. The BJP leader had gone to Malout to address a press conference.

Checking stubble burning in Punjab, govt urges Governor V P Singh Badnore

April 28, 2018 3:44 am

Badnore said farmers of Punjab were knowledgeable and wanted options and solutions to their problems rather than awareness.

No transfer of Punjab’s waters on illegitimate demands: Punjab Governor

March 21, 2018 5:03 am

In his speech, the Governor said that Punjab did not have surplus water and any attempt to transfer the waters of Ravi, Beas and Sutlej to any non-basin state would not be allowed.

Badnore unhappy with replacement, Sandhu to continue as ADC

June 01, 2017 5:19 am

Punjab government has put PPS Ashish Kapoor’s transfer on hold following Badnore’s displeasure

Commuting life term: Woman to request Punjab Governor to review order to pardon son’s killers

May 28, 2017 4:31 am

Sukhwinderjit’s mother Rajinder Kaur on Saturday said it was rather unfortunate that her son’s killers would walk free because first they struggled for six years to get Neki and Brandy convicted and now they get pardon.

Pakistan Punjab governor, Mohammad Sarwar, quits after blasting government on US President Barack Obama's India trip

January 29, 2015 4:05 pm

Sarwar had severely criticised the govt of PM Sharif for its failure to bring the US president to Pakistan.

Don’t change Chandigarh into a trading, industrial city: Patil

December 03, 2014 4:54 am

As his five year term ends on January 22, Patil told Newsline that those who want to set up an industry should explore options in Panchkula and Mohali or beyond.

Patil lays foundation for new building at PEC University

December 10, 2013 2:39 am

The building to be constructed by the UT engineering department is expected to be completed by May 2015,which is the expected time for the completion of the project.

Chrysanthemum show begins

December 07, 2013 1:29 am

Patil laid a wreath at the Martyrs Pillar in the garden and released a brochure dedicated to the show.


Pak convict hanged for killing Punjab Governor

February 29, 2016 6:04 am

Pakistan, Feb 29 (ANI): Mumtaz Qadri, the security guard who killed Punjab Governor Salmaan Taseer, has been hanged to death in Adiala Jail in Pakistan’s Rawalpindi city. Qadri had earlier filed a mercy plea before President Mamnoon Hussain after the Supreme Court maintained his conviction in October last year.