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Punjab Vidhan Sabha


Punjab House passes 15 Bills

November 12, 2021 11:00 am

The Punjab Agricultural Produce Markets (Amendment) Bill, 2021 and The Punjab Contract Farming (Repeal) Bill, 2021 are among the Bills passed by the house.

Punjab Vidhan Sabha: Citing critical issues, Opposition demands longer session

November 12, 2021 10:47 am

AAP member Kultar Singh Sandhwan and other MLAs of the party demanded an extension of the special session.

Spl Session Of Punjab Vidhan Sabha: House pays tributes to Lakhimpur Kheri victims

November 08, 2021 6:57 pm

This is the first Assembly session after Charanjit Singh Channi assumed the office as Chief Minister. He led the Vidhan Sabha in paying tributes.

Punjab will turn into a desert in 25 years if present rate of water exploitation continues, warns panel

September 14, 2021 5:12 pm

The Punjab Vidhan Sabha Committee constituted to study the depletion of water table said every year the groundwater table goes down by 70 cm.

Atrocities during farm protests: Punjab Vidhan Sabha panel records statement of farmers in Moga

June 03, 2021 11:57 pm

Congress MLA Kuldeep Singh Vaid, who heads the panel, said that they met the victim farmers who either sustained injuries, faced brutality or were allegedly tortured by police during their agitation against the Centre's three agrarian laws.

A (political) case study

June 03, 2021 5:10 am

10 of the 15 Shiromani Akali Dal MLAs and at least 30 of its former lawmakers have been booked in different cases since 2017 — the year Congress came to power in Punjab.

Capt gives in in-principle nod for legislation of Teachers Transfer Act in Vidhan Sabha

April 21, 2021 12:39 pm

The enactment of a legislation will give legal sanctity to the Teachers Transfer Policy, introduced by our government in 2019 to make the entire process transparent, efficient and corruption-free, he said.

Akalis’ march to gherao Assembly runs into police water cannons

March 02, 2021 11:03 am

SAD had announced to gherao Punjab Vidhan Sabha on the first day of the Budget Session on Monday over Captain Amarinder Singh government’s “failure to fulfil the promises made to voters" ahead of 2017 elections in the state.

Punjab: Opposition MLAs protest during Governor’s 19-min speech, SAD leaders detained during march to gherao Assembly

March 02, 2021 3:00 am

The protest was paused as the National Anthem played, but resumed the moment Governor started reading his address, listing an array of activities carried out by the ruling Congress government in the state.

In 2013, Punjab Assembly passed Contract Farming Act with virtually no debate

February 09, 2021 11:17 am

Tomar recently highlighted penal clauses for farmers in Act.