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Tuesday, October 19, 2021

Sutlej Yamuna Link Canal


Punjab: AAP counters SAD, says Badal senior played vital role in construction of SYL canal

August 19, 2021 11:43 pm

AAP MLA Aman Arora said that Parkash Singh Badal not only ensured that the state government departments issued notifications for acquisition of land for construction of SYL canal but he also demanded and received cash compensation for the project from Haryana.

To discuss SYL issue, first Capt-Khattar meet today

August 18, 2020 3:02 pm

This will be for the first time that both the Chief Ministers will be meeting on the important matter. Earlier, officials have held meetings.

Give us Yamuna water if Haryana wants SYL: Punjab’s stand

September 03, 2019 3:25 am

Sources said state’s Haryana counterpart is also learnt to have raised its demand that Punjab should at least construct the remaining part of Sutlej Yamuna Link canal and the division of water could be dealt with later.

SYL canal issue: Manohar Lal Khattar offers all-party meet

March 09, 2018 3:12 am

Khattar had earlier appealed to the opposition parties in the state not to politicise the issue and refrain from “using it as a ladder to climb to power as the public is well aware of their political gimmicks”.

SYL issue: Day before Supreme Court hearing, Haryana appeals to Centre

September 07, 2017 4:44 am

Haryana CM Manohar Lal Khattar led a delegation to meet Union Minister for Water Resources, Nitin Gadkari, here on Wednesday. After the meeting, Khattar said, “Gadkari has assured the delegation that the state’s interests on this issue shall be fully protected.”

SC verdict on SYL canal issue: Respect orders, ensure no agitations take place on the matter

July 11, 2017 1:04 pm

The Supreme Court today said the orders passed by it on the SYL canal issue have to be "respected and executed" and the governments of Punjab and Haryana have a duty to obey them. The court also directed the two states to ensure that no agitation take place.

Ready for any sacrifice to protect waters of Punjab: Sukhbir Singh Badal

March 17, 2016 5:54 pm

He said Punjab is "fully prepared" for a sustained democratic and peaceful fight for justice over the critical issues "affecting the destiny of coming generations".

Medha to take up drug menace in Punjab in her national movement

September 01, 2014 12:43 pm

Medha Patkar said a massive awareness drive was required to get rid of the addiction that gripped the youth.

Two teens drown in Mohali canal

June 01, 2011 12:39 am

Two teenagers drowned in the Sutlej Yamuna Link Canal at Sotal village in Mohali on Tuesday afternoon.