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Sunil Jhakar


‘Objectionable’ remark against Dalits: National SC panel orders FIR against Sunil Jakhar

April 14, 2022 2:49 pm

Former Punjab Congress chief Sunil Jakhar was recently accused of allegedly making remarks targeting former CM Charanjit Channi, a Dalit leader.

Congress disciplinary panel issues notices to KV Thomas, Sunil Jakhar

April 12, 2022 2:33 am

The party leadership in Kerala had sought action against Thomas after he attended a seminar organised by the CPM. Jakhar, meanwhile, has been accused of using “objectionable language” in comments purportedly aimed at former Punjab CM Charanjit Channi.

Indulging dissenters too much will encourage more dissent: Jakhar on Sonia's meet with G-23 leaders

March 23, 2022 4:28 pm

The Congress president is likely to meet more leaders of the group in the coming days.

Punjab poll diary: The new Jakhar from Abohar, clash of realtors

January 22, 2022 5:05 pm

Sandeep Jakhar, a nephew of former PPCC chief Sunil Jakhar, and a progressive farmer of the region, will now be taking the family legacy forward from Abohar.

Punjab Congress: No consensus on candidates, Sunil Jakhar goes abroad

January 06, 2022 2:41 pm

A Congress leader expressed concern about campaign chief Sunil Jakhar’s absence at a crucial time when the party’s state chief, Navjot Singh Sidhu, continues his tirades against the Punjab CM, apparently angling for the chief minister’s chair.

Explained: Why Sunil Jakhar's Gordian knot analogy for Punjab Congress woes says more than it means

September 21, 2021 7:25 am

Experts believe there's a lot to read between the lines in the tweet Sunil Jakhar made about Rahul Gandhi finding an "Alexandrian solution" to the "Gordian knot" into which the the Punjab Congress crisis had transformed.

SAD backstabbed the Panth by hobnobbing with Dera: Jakhar

July 15, 2020 2:20 pm

Punjab Congress President Sunil Jakhar said that Sukhbir Badal’s anti-Sikh face has been exposed by the Dera itself, adding that the candid admission by the Dera followers that they had supported the Akali Dal in the 2017 Assembly polls established the strong bond between them.

Sunny Deol's poll expenditure found to be more than Rs 70 lakh limit

July 06, 2019 7:43 pm

According to the report, the poll expenditure of Deol was found to be Rs 78,51,592, that is, Rs 8.51 lakh more than the statutory limit of Rs 70 lakh sanctioned for parliamentary elections.

Sunil Jakhar displays might in BJP bastion but expresses cautious optimism

May 18, 2019 5:02 am

Speaking to The Indian Express, Sunil Jakhar said all seven Congress MLAs in Gurdaspur constituency have done massive hard work to ensure party’s win. “However, one can never say what the final outcome will be. It is what the voter will finally decide on the day of polling,” he says.


Congress wins Gurdaspur bypoll 2017: Here's how party celebrated Sunil Jhakar's succes

October 16, 2017 8:22 am

Punjab Congress candidate Sunil Jakhar has won the Gurdaspur by-election with huge margin of 1,93,219 votes defeating Bhartiya Janta Party candidate Sawarn Singh Salaria.