Captain Amarinder Singh

Sonia Gandhi accepts Amarinder Singh's resignation from Congress

Amarinder Singh had timed his resignation letter with an announcement on the name of his new party, Punjab Lok Congress.

published on : 3rd November 2021

Capt Amarinder Singh has own voice on political future with BJP, says Dushyant Gautam

After the resignation of Amarinder Singh from the top post in Punjab, months before the Legislative Assembly elections Punjab, speculation was rife that the former Chief Minister will join BJP.

published on : 21st September 2021

Among Punjab CM 'probables', Sukhjinder Singh Randhawa says never hankered after posts

Asked why so much time is being taken to announce the CLP leader, he said, "If you have to make a village sarpanch, sometimes it takes 20 days to decide".

published on : 19th September 2021

Congress to contest 2022 Punjab polls under Amarinder Singh's leadership, says Harish Rawat

A section of Punjab Congress leaders expressed their resentment over Amarinder Singh to party high command.

published on : 25th August 2021

Amarinder asks Amit Shah for 25 companies of CAPF to boost state's security

Citing inputs from Central and state agencies, corroborated by disclosures made by arrested terrorists, Amarinder said potential targets include trains, buses and Hindu temples.

published on : 11th August 2021

Political strategist Prashant Kishor resigns as advisor to Punjab CM

Prashant Kishor stated that as he decided to take a temporary break from an active role in public life, he will not be able to discharge his duties as the Punjab CM's Principal Advisor.

published on : 5th August 2021

President, PM, political leaders across party lines mourn Dilip Kumar's death

Hindi cinema's 'Kind of Tragedy' passed away on Wednesday at 98 in Mumbai.

published on : 7th July 2021

Captain Amarinder Singh to meet Congress leaders from urban areas of Punjab today

This comes after disgruntled Punjab Congress leader Navjot Singh Sidhu had met with party leaders Priyanka Gandhi Vadra and Rahul Gandhi.

published on : 1st July 2021

‘Kejriwal not allowed to hold Punjab event’: AAP hits out at Congress government

The AAP has planned to hold the press conference at Punjab Bhawan in Chandigarh. However, the Punjab government denied that charge completely saying that no such permission has been denied. 

published on : 29th June 2021

If survey is done, Punjab CM will emerge as most hated man, alleges SAD chief

"BSP and Shiromani Akali Dal have the same ideology. When we had an alliance in 1996, we had a clean sweep. It will happen this time too," added the SAD president.

published on : 13th June 2021

COVID crisis: Punjab seeks increase in oxygen quota as Modi calls up four more CMs

The PM has been speaking to state chief ministers and lieutenant governors of union territories for the last few days to assess the pandemic situation and offer suggestions. 

published on : 10th May 2021

Punjab polls: No question of Prashant Kishor deciding on tickets, says Amarinder Singh

An official statement citing the Chief Minister said there are set norms and patterns for ticket allocation in the Congress, which are followed in all elections in all states and that Punjab was no ex

published on : 13th April 2021

Punjab CM sanctions Rs 130 crore for flood protection works

Reviewing the status of reservoirs and dams in the state, the Chief Minister expressed concern over the existing low levels of water, which, he said, was the lowest in the past 40 years.

published on : 8th April 2021

Punjab announces ban on political rallies till April 30 to combat new Covid wave

The order is expected to lead to another face-off between the ruling Congress and opposition SAD and AAP. Both the SAD and AAP have been holding gatherings across the state.

published on : 7th April 2021

CM Amarinder announces two-hour extension in night curfew in nine worst-hit districts of Punjab

The announcement came as Punjab's daily cases shot up to 2039 with 35 deaths on Wednesday.

published on : 18th March 2021
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