Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) and Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) in June formed an alliance to contest the upcoming Punjab Assembly elections together.
The protesting shopkeepers alleged that the Congress councillor of the area, who is considered close to Sidhu, has been putting pressure on them to vacate their shops.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi inaugurated the renovated complex of Jallianwala Bagh Smarak virtually on Saturday, August 28, 2021.
It is the duty of every country to protect its history. Events of the past teach us and give direction to move forward, PM Narendra Modi said.
Scores of farmers had launched an agitation on August 20 for an indefinite period to press the Punjab government to accept their demands related to pending dues of sugarcane and hike in cane prices.
Sources said the seizure was made at Panj Grayan border, when Pakistani smugglers were pushing in the drugs wrapped in plastic packets into the Indian territory.
A day before the arrival of Punjab CM Amarinder Singh, police recovered a hand grenade from the Ranjit Avenue area.
The police found an abandoned bag that had seven pouches, a plastic tiffin, five hand grenades and 100 rounds of 9 mm pistol rounds.
Gurjot Singh, 23, who was evading arrest for five months, was arrested on Sunday near Gurudwara Shri Toot Sahib in Amritsar by the Special Cell of Delhi Police following a tip-off.
All 242 people on board, including those found COVID-positive, have been put under quarantine by the Italian government, the sources said.
Family members of the victims said they were told yesterday night by the hospital staff that there is shortage of oxygen and they should make their own arrangements
The electoral body had earlier ordered re-polling at the polling booth of Amritsar Parliamentary constituency due to negligence during the polling process.
Its biggest achievement was the lowest accident figures in the last three decades, with 45 incidents reported between April and December 15 in 2018.
Amritsar train tragedy: Eyewitnesses, locals rubbish train driver's claims of being pelted with stones
Is it logically possible for us to pelt stones at the train when so many people were dead and injured around us, asked eye-witnesses and survivors of the Amritsar train tragedy
The protestors demanded that the missing person be traced and also adequate compensation be given to the families of the victims.