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Punjab Vidhan Sabha


Vigilance Commission Bill among 7 cleared by Punjab House

October 21, 2020 11:29 pm

Tabling the Punjab State Vigilance Commission Bill, Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh said the Commission has been visualised as an independent body in order to provide clean, fair and transparent administration.

Punjab Assembly session on August 28: AAP set to corner govt, pins hope on dissent within Cong ranks

August 21, 2020 10:55 am

AAP leaders will soon be holding a meeting of the legislative group of the party comprising all MLAs wherein the floor strategy for the day-long Assembly session will be chalked out.

Amarinder govt calls one-day monsoon session on Aug 28

August 18, 2020 2:54 pm

The session has been scheduled to open with obituary references, after which it will adjourn for a while and reconvene for the next sitting, during which legislative business will be conducted.

SC rejected CBI plea to probe sacrilege cases, Punjab police to investigate: Amarinder Singh tells House

February 20, 2020 8:11 pm

The Supreme Court earlier in the day allowed the state to carry on with its investigations into the sacrilege and the subsequent police firing cases, which were handed over to the CBI by the previous SAD-BJP regime.

Cong taking away Shamlat land to give it to business houses close to party leaders: Harpal Singh Cheema

December 21, 2019 4:37 am

"Industries are lying closed in Batala in Mandi Gobindgarh. Why not make efforts to re-start these industries? Congress has an anti-Dalit bent of mind. We are 100 per cent sure that the Shamlat land will be handed over to certain favoured business houses in the garb of land pool."

Sukhpal Singh Khaira gives himself second chance in House, withdraws resignation as MLA

October 23, 2019 11:27 am

The U-turn by Sukhpal Singh Khaira came after he was summoned by Vidhan Sabha Speaker Rana KP Singh for hearing on a petition filed by the AAP seeking his disqualification as MLA.

Punjab govt to introduce Satluj Yamuna Link bill in House on Monday

March 14, 2016 5:16 am

The bill is called ‘The Punjab Satluj Yamuna Link Canal (Rehabilitation and Re-vesting of Proprietary Rights) Bill 2016’.

Punjab Vidhan Sabha: SAD MLAs corner Mittal over scholarship ‘scam’, Sukhbir orders vigilance inquiry

March 12, 2016 7:53 am

The ruling party faced hard questions from its own MLAs on the subject in the Vidhan Sabha.

Punjab Vidhan Sabha: Congress trains guns on Badals

March 12, 2016 7:15 am

Badals’ buses, pesticide scam, vigilance cases, drug menace and state’s ‘drop in prosperity’ were chief points.

Punjab House adopts resolution against sharing river water

March 11, 2016 3:02 am

“Punjab did not have even a single drop of water to give to anyone and any decision of injustice against Punjab on river waters would never be acceptable”.