Bill on CPS post in Budget ses...CHANDIGARH: Chief Minister Capt Amarinder Singh today said the Bill for the appointment of Chief Parliamentary Secretaries (CPSes) and Parliamentary Secretaries would be tabled during the Budget session in June.
White Paper on state’s fiscal ...Chandigarh: Blaming the earlier SAD-BJP government for the “collapsing” economy with an alarming Rs 13,484 crore revenue deficit and a fiscal deficit of Rs 26,801 crore, the Punjab Government today said it would bring out a “White Paper” on development works, governance reforms and the state’s financial state to “apprise the common man on the present (pitiable) situation inherited by the government.”
Speaker seeks time to decide o...CHANDIGARH: The confrontation between the Punjab Government and AAP over the allocation of Vidhan Sabha seats to MLAs of its alliance partner — the Lok Insaaf Party (LIP) — may continue in the next session as well, as today’s meeting between the Speaker and AAP leaders proved inconclusive.
485 drugs peddlers arrested, 3...CHANDIGARH: As many as 485 drugs peddlers and traders have been arrested and 387 cases registered under the NDPS Act, since Capt Amarinder Singh-led government assumed office.
No road map for Punjab in Gove...CHANDIGARH: The Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) on Tuesday claimed that the Governor’s address to the Assembly failed to provide a road map to tackle issues the people of Punjab are facing.