Hooda lauds contribution of Punjabi community

Haryana Chief Minister Bhupinder Singh Hooda on Sunday lauded the contribution of the Punjabi community in the development of Haryana.

Last Updated: Aug 19, 2012, 20:57 PM IST

Chandigarh: Haryana Chief Minister Bhupinder Singh Hooda on Sunday lauded the contribution of the Punjabi community in the development of Haryana.
He announced raising a memorial to honour the members of the community who had lost their lives during partition of the country in 1947.
The Chief Minister was addressing a Haryana Punjabi Maha Sammelan in Faridabad.

Hooda said his government has already declared Punjabi as the second language in the state.

PTI