Badal gives approval to induct 3 more MLAs as CPS

Chandigarh: Punjab Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal on Wednesday approved the induction of three more MLAs as Chief Parliamentary Secretaries, taking their strength to 17 in the state.

Harpreet Singh Sandhu (MLA from Tarn Taran), Gurtej Singh Ghuriana (MLA Balluana) and Inderbir Singh Bolaria (MLA Amritsar South) were approved for induction as CPSs.

Announcing the decision here, an official spokesperson of the CMO said that Badal had sent the file to Punjab Governor Shivraj V Patil to seek his approval on the appointments.