Punjab Cabinet

Sidelined Punjab Congress MLA Navjot Singh Sidhu skips day 1 of Assembly session

Sidhu, who has been at loggerheads with the chief minister, had resigned as minister from the Punjab cabinet last month after his portfolio was changed.

published on : 2nd August 2019

'There must be discipline': Amarinder Singh snubs Sidhu's resignation

Amarinder Singh, who called on Prime Minister Narendra Modi in Parliament earlier in the day, said that Sidhu was given the key portfolio of Power.

published on : 15th July 2019

Sidhu might lose his portfolio in coming days as Amarinder Singh reasserts his stand

CHANDIGARH: Firebrand congress leader and Punjab Cabinet Minister Navjot Singh Sidhu could face more action and might even lose his newly allotted portfolio of power and renewable energy sources.

published on : 29th June 2019

Navjot Singh Sidhu refuses to take charge of new department, rushes to Delhi to meet Gandhis

The sources added that if the party leadership fails to return his powers, he will quit the cabinet.

published on : 8th June 2019

Amarinder Singh rejigs Punjab Cabinet, Navjot Singh Sidhu loses key portfolios

Navjot Singh Sidhu has been stripped of his Local Bodies, Tourism and Culture portfolios amid his long-running fight with Chief Minister Amarinder Singh.

published on : 6th June 2019

Punjab cabinet breaks out sops

 The Punjab Cabinet on Wednesday launched a series of benefits for various demographics across the state.

published on : 7th March 2019

To check air pollution in Punjab, natural draft brick kilns to convert to induced draft brick kilns

The decision is in line with the directions of Central Pollution Control Board regarding prevention and control of air pollution in such cities and towns.

published on : 6th March 2019

Punjab government to form new police battalion to check liquor smuggling

The formation of a new team for the Department of Excise and Taxation comes in the wake of new excise policy cleared by the Punjab cabinet.

published on : 2nd March 2019

Punjab cabinet gives in-principle approval to debt relief scheme for 2.85 lakh farmers

The accounts of the beneficiaries would be Aadhar-seeded to avoid duplication.

published on : 2nd March 2019

Sidhu condemns Pulwama attack, but asks if the entire nation can be blamed for handful of people

The Punjab Assembly Friday strongly condemned the terror attack in Jammu and Kashmir's Pulwama in which 40 CRPF personnel were killed.

published on : 15th February 2019

Punjab MLAs must declare their immovable properties in January every year

It may be recalled that the state council of ministers had on March 18, 2017 decided that all MLAs and MPs shall be required to declare their immovable properties as on January 1 every year.

published on : 8th February 2019

State Cabinet nod to create 4521 posts in Punjab police's Bureau of Investigation

The Bureau would focus on heinous and serious criminal cases in a professional, scientific and time-bound manner, so as to ensure effective investigations and better conviction.

published on : 8th February 2019