Sukhbir accused CM Captain Amarinder Singh of being inaccessible and not meeting the public. He also targetted his estranged cousin Manpreet Badal saying that the “Congress will not come to power again if (Manpreet) continues to be the finance minister.”
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The NGO, Insaaf, chose the occasion of Maghi Mela in Muktsar to put forth the idea and even announced a reward of Rs 1 lakh and 20 marla plot to any person who was able to explain that poppy was not a solution to the synthetic drugs.
Political rivalry was also set aside when Harsimrat and Sukhbir Badal touched the feet of his uncle Gurdas Badal (Finance Minister Manpreet Badal’s father), who was incidentally at the same booth (No.103).
Though a notification regarding inclusion of 99 village panchayats in the MC had been approved by erstwhile Punjab government on January 2, 2017, ahead of Assembly polls, it still hangs fire due to change in regime.
SAD leaders, led by party’s spokesperson MaheshInder Singh Grewal, in their complaint stated that no permission of Municipal Corporation or any other department had been taken to put up this statue along the road which connects to the National Highway.