Congress MLA Kulbir Singh Zira had made the breach of privilege complaint against Parminder Singh Bariana, who is a Punjabi teacher at a government high school in Hoshiarpur district. The report was placed in Assembly Friday.
Punjab’s move Friday will coincide with a meeting called in New Delhi by the Union Home Ministry to discuss modalities for the Census 2020 and NPR. It will be attended by Chief Secretaries and Census Directors of all states. Opposition parties say the NPR is a “prelude” to the NRC.
The name of the town of Jaffna has resonated for long in the Indian Army, particularly among the units that fought to capture it from the Liberation Tigers of Tamil Eelam (LTTE) in October 1987 as part of the Indian Peace Keeping Force (IPKF).
Launched on January 8, 2019, the PEP is staring at political oblivion with Khaira having taken back his resignation as AAP MLA from the Legislative Assembly and another senior leader of the party, Jaitu MLA, Baldev Singh, also having gone back into AAP fold in order to save his Assembly seat and to avoid disqualification
Lt Gen Hoon had another brush with history when he commanded the Western Army headquartered at Chandimandir during one of the biggest military exercises of the sub-continent, Operation Brasstacks, through parts of 1986 and 1987
"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."
The Special Forces jawan of the Army, dressed in combat fatigues and carrying a sophisticated semi-automatic weapon, was standing outside Venue A of the Military Literature Festival where the Chief Minister was taking part in a panel discussion.
Air Chief Marshal Dhanoa further said, “The government’s political will was very clear — to tell the Jaish-e-Mohammad and Pakistani establishment that such attacks would come at a cost and no matter where you are, be it Pakistan Occupied Kashmir (PoK) or Pakistan, we will get you. That is the message of Balakot,” he said.
“US knew that Pakistan was being perfidious but it continued to pay that country money. We are now in a more dangerous situation than we were on 10/11. Pakistan is more aggressive,” said Christine Fair.