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

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.

After Khaira withdraws resignation, spotlight now on Mansa, Ropar MLAs who quit AAP

Both leaders had quit AAP and joined Congress before the 2019 Lok Sabha elections. Manshahia represents Mansa in the Assembly, while Sandoa was elected from Ropar in the 2017 Assembly polls.

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Khaira sees ‘political conspiracy’ in ‘unnatural flooding’

Addressing a press conference, Khaira said that BBMB was fully responsible for the “havoc caused by floods in Punjab”. He said that BBMB had “conspired to divert water” from Beas river to Bhakra Dam.

Ravidas temple demolition: PEP issues statement on behalf of 3 rebel AAP MLAs

Jagdev Singh Kamalu, Jagtar Singh Jagga, Pirmal Singh Khalsa, Baldev Singh and Kanwar Sandhu were among the original group of MLAs who had sided with Khaira when he had raised the banner of revolt against AAP.

After losing security deposit, Khaira says he may not be cut out for electoral politics

Khaira is considered one of the tallest leaders of the Punjab Democratic Alliance (PDA), which presented itself as the fourth front in Punjab politics.

‘PDA will open its account... people have rejected AAP’: Sukhpal Singh Khaira

Sukhpal Singh Khaira was also appointed the leader of opposition (LoP) by AAP, but was removed unceremoniously from this post in July last year after which he floated PEP. He resigned from AAP in January this year and as MLA Bholath in April, before filing his nomination papers.

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Khaira’s party only working to defeat AAP: Faridkot candidate

Prof Singh was named by AAP as its candidate from Faridkot in its first list that was released nearly six months back.  A retired Professor of English, he had won last time by a margin of 1.72 lakh votes against SAD’s Paramjeet Kaur Gulshan in his maiden attempt.

Punjab leader Sukhpal Singh Khaira blames security forces: Committing excesses in Kashmir

Khaira also received lot of criticism on social about his comments with people saying that he should not make accusations about the Army and security forces on a day when the entire nation is mourning.

Disqualification Plea: First show cause notice to Khaira undelivered, Speaker issues fresh one

The first notice, issued under the Tenth Schedule of the Constitution, was issued on January 21 and the reply was due to be received in 15 days.

Day after AAP rally, Khaira questions Arvind Kejriwal silence on drugs, sacrilege

"No serious discussion related to Punjab took place at the rally. It seemed to be ‘Sharab Chhaddao’ rally of Mann,” Sukhpal Singh Khaira said referring to the AAP meeting in Barnala.

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