Punjab Assembly

Resolution in Punjab Assembly seeks immediate transfer of Chandigarh to state

Mann said that in the past, the House has passed a number of resolutions urging the Central government to transfer Chandigarh to Punjab.

published on : 1st April 2022

Infighting continues as tussle in Punjab Congress over key posts

Without taking the name of former Punjab Congress president Navjot Singh Sidhu, Ludhiana MP Ravneet Singh Bittu called him a 'misguided missile' which destroyed own house.

published on : 1st April 2022

Punjab assembly to have special, one-day session on Friday

The decision to convene the special one-day session was taken in a state Cabinet meeting chaired by Chief Minister Bhagwant Mann.

published on : 31st March 2022

Punjab cabinet: Bhagwant Mann keeps Home, Cheema gets Finance

Two-time MLA from Dirba Harpal Singh Cheema has been given the Finance and Revenue Departments while Gurmeet Singh Meet Hayer, MLA from Barnala, has been allocated the Education portfolio.

published on : 21st March 2022

AAP MLA Kultar Sandhwan becomes Punjab Vidhan Sabha Speaker

Sandhwan's name was proposed by Chief Minister Bhagwant Mann in the House on Monday.

published on : 21st March 2022

Sidhu, Channi target of blame game as Congress to meet on Tuesday to discuss Punjab polls rout

Former party chief Sunil Jakhar has hit out at those who described former Chief Minister Charanjit Singh Channi as an asset, while reviewing the debacle at a meeting in Delhi on Sunday.

published on : 15th March 2022

Congress scripted its own defeat in Punjab, says senior party leader in apparent jibe at Sidhu

Balbir Sidhu said the way the Punjab Congress chief and the chief minister indulged in open war of words, putting the party in a state of 'civil war', left the field wide open for the opposition.

published on : 14th March 2022

Harpal Cheema, Kultar Singh Sandhwan lead race for AAP's Punjab Cabinet, women ministers likely: Sources

According to the sources, the party high-command has given a free hand to Mann to decide his Cabinet colleagues.

published on : 13th March 2022

'Will continue to perform my duty in the school': Mother of AAP MLA who defeated Channi

Labh Singh Ugoke, who defeated the outgoing Chief Minister Charanjit Singh Channi from the Bhadaur seat with a margin of 37,550 votes, used to work in a mobile repairing shop.

published on : 13th March 2022

Anger against existing parties led to AAP's victory in Punjab, say political analysts

The AAP swept the Punjab assembly polls, results of which were announced on Thursday, bagging 92 seats in the 117-seat assembly.

published on : 12th March 2022

AAP's Bhagwant Mann meets Punjab Governor to stake claim to form government

Mann reached the Raj Bhawan here around 10:30 am. He was elected the AAP's legislature party leader at a meeting of the party MLAs in Mohali on Friday.

published on : 12th March 2022

Only three wins out of 117 seats: SAD registers its worst show in 2022 Punjab polls

The performance of Congress was no better either, as it came down to 18 from 77 to be voted out of power. It was the grand old party’s worst performance in the state.

published on : 12th March 2022

Bhagwant Mann to take oath as Punjab CM in village of Bhagat Singh

The party tweeted that Kejriwal and Mann will join a mega roadshow in Amritsar on March 13, to celebrate the victory and thank the public. 

published on : 12th March 2022

Super show in Scheduled Caste belts takes AAP to power in battleground Punjab

AAP’s victory in 29 of these seats is the highest-ever by any party. Congress won four and Shiromani Akali Dal one. All the SC seats in Malwa region went to AAP.

published on : 12th March 2022

Punjab's people have taken very good decision: Navjot Singh Sidhu on state poll result

Navjot Singh Sidhu made the remark welcoming the change, ushered by the people and emphasising that their verdict should be 'humbly accepted'.

published on : 11th March 2022
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