Amarinder Singh

Punjab CM Captain Amarinder Singh announces state-wide curfew, sanctions Rs 20 cr from CM fund to contain coronavirus COVID-19

The Punjab government also announced Rs 20 crore from the Chief Minister`s relief fund to contain the spread of the novel coronavirus. 

Mar 23, 2020, 19:36 PM IST

Punjab CM Amarinder Singh trashes AAP's Delhi model of development

In his speech during the debate on the motion of thanks to the Governor’s address in the Budget Session, the Punjab chief minister said that though his government has limited resources, they managed to provide total power subsidy of over Rs. 12,000 crore in the current fiscal.

Feb 26, 2020, 22:53 PM IST

Punjab CM Amarinder Singh unveils municipal building bye-laws to improve infrastructures

Local Government Minister Brahm Mohindra said that the new bye-laws, covering the construction of residential, commercial and industrial buildings, including hotels, miniplexes and other projects, are aimed at making construction activity more seamless and hassle-free.

Jan 07, 2020, 22:30 PM IST

Pakistan minister's Kartarpur Corridor claim exposes their nefarious design: Punjab CM Captain Amarinder Singh

Terming Rashid’s remarks an open and blatant threat against India’s security and integrity, Captain Amarinder warned Pakistan not to attempt to indulge in any misadventure against its neighbour.

Dec 01, 2019, 17:28 PM IST

Pakistan minister Sheikh Rashid's claim on Kartarpur Corridor exposed wicked intent: Amarinder Singh

Terming it an open and blatant threat against India`s security and integrity, Amarinder Singh warned Pakistan not to attempt to indulge in any misadventure against its neighbour.

Dec 01, 2019, 14:16 PM IST

Stripped, slapped with hands tied for wearing short pants in school, class 11 student ends life in Punjab's Ludhiana

The victim, who felt insulted after being stripped of his clothes in front of his classmates, filmed himself on his mobile phone before ending his life.

Dec 01, 2019, 07:05 AM IST

Amarinder Singh orders time-bound probe into death of Dalit man in Patiala

The Punjab Chief Minister has directed both to ensure stringent and exemplary punishment for the accused for their heinous crime within three months.

Nov 18, 2019, 08:57 AM IST

Amarinder Singh, Dushyant Chautala attend Kartarpur Corridor official song release

The inauguration of the Kartarpur Corridor, which will connect Dera Baba Nanak shrine in Punjab`s Gurdaspur district with Kartarpur Sahib Gurdwara in Pakistan, is scheduled for later this week.  

Nov 06, 2019, 15:53 PM IST

Terrorist activities spotted in Pakistan's border district near Kartarpur Sahib Gurdwara

Sources in the intelligence agencies said that the terrorist training camps are situated at Muridke, Shakargarh, and Narowal in Pakistan’s Punjab province, where “substantial number of men and women are reportedly camping and undergoing training”.

Nov 04, 2019, 13:10 PM IST

Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh writes to PM Narendra Modi over Delhi air pollution emergency

Punjab Chief Minister Capt Amarinder Singh on Saturday wrote to Prime Minister Narendra Modi seeking help to solve the problem of rising air pollution in Delhi and its adjoining areas. In his letter, Capt Amarinder urged Centre’s intervention to evolve consensus for a permanent solution, rising above political and regional considerations.

Nov 02, 2019, 15:28 PM IST

Amarinder Singh urges Imran Khan to extend passport, advance registration waiver to all Indians visiting Kartarpur Gurudwara

Hailing Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan's decision on providing the relief to devotees visiting Kartarpur Gurudwara, Amarinder said that he is grateful for the waiver of passport and advance registration condition for Sikh pilgrims.

Nov 01, 2019, 13:25 PM IST

Manmohan Singh, Punjab CM Amarinder Singh won't go to Kartarpur Corridor's opening in Pakistan, will only visit Gurdwara via corridor

Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh on Thursday ruled out a visit to Pakistan for the Kartarpur Corridor opening, making it clear that he would only be leading the first all-party 'Jatha' to the Kartarpur Sahib Gurdwara, via the corridor, to pay obeisance.

Oct 03, 2019, 18:41 PM IST

Punjab govt warns farmers on stubble burning

The Agriculture Department has urged the Rural Development and Panchayats Department to ensure clean, green and pollution-free environment by preventing stubble burning.

Sep 29, 2019, 20:39 PM IST

Punjab, Haryana CMs remember Bhagat Singh on his 112th birth anniversary

Taking to their respective twitter handles, Chief Ministers of Punjab and Haryana remembered freedom fighter Bhagat Singh on the occasion of his 112th birth anniversary.

Sep 28, 2019, 13:45 PM IST

Punjab CM Amarinder Singh asks Harsimrat Badal to stop lying about Nanak event

Singh said her recent comments had further exposed her party's cheap mindset and disruptive political agenda.

Sep 16, 2019, 18:23 PM IST

Sonia Gandhi meets Congress-ruled states CMs, takes stock of performance

According to party sources, Sonia expressed during the meeting that Congress-ruled states should reflect Congress' vision and the party should be able to showcase these states as role models.

Sep 13, 2019, 21:10 PM IST

Punjab defers new traffic rules for time being

Punjab Transport Minister Razia Sultana on Thursday said for the time being the provisions of the amended Motor Vehicles Act would not be applicable in the state.

Sep 05, 2019, 18:18 PM IST

Punjab CM Amarinder Singh nominates athletes for sports institute

The Punjab Institute of Sports is the principal policy formulating a body of sports in the state.

Aug 17, 2019, 21:25 PM IST

Punjab CM Amarinder Singh accepts Navjot Singh Sidhu's resignation

Punjab CM Amarinder Singh accepts Navjot Singh Sidhu's resignation. To know more watch the video

Jul 20, 2019, 12:26 PM IST

5W1H: Have not read Sidhu's resignation yet, says Punjab CM Amrinder Singh

Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh clearly said that he has no issues with Navjot Singh Sidhu and claimed that he is yet to see the letter, therefore , will see what can be done after reading his resignation letter.

Jul 15, 2019, 16:54 PM IST