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Sandeep Dikshit: Most Congress MLA against Amarinder Singh

Congress leader Sandeep Dikshit issued his statement regarding the change of leadership in Punjab, in which he said that most of the Congress MLAs are against Amarinder Singh. Captain Amarinder was not taking action on the party agenda.

Sep 21, 2021, 19:36 PM IST

DNA: How effective is Congress' Dalit manoeuvre in Punjab?

Punjab got its first Dalit Chief Minister on Sunday, with Technical Education Minister Charanjit Singh Channi elected as the leader of the Congress Legislature Party on Sunday. Channi replaced Captain Amarinder Singh, who resigned as the CM on Saturday.

Sep 20, 2021, 22:30 PM IST

Taal Thok Ke: Congress' double standards on Dalits?

Dalit Yogesh Jatav, who became a victim of mob lynching in Alwar, Rajasthan, died in the hospital. Angry people blocked the Alwar-Bharatpur road on Sunday (September 19, 2021) by keeping the dead body. However, surprisingly Congress leader Rahul Gandhi has not released or tweeted anything so far.

Sep 20, 2021, 20:38 PM IST

Badhir News: Special show for hearing impaired, Sep 20, 2021

Badhir News is a special section of Zee News for deaf people which is specially designed by keeping deaf people in mind only. This brings you the latest news updates of every afternoon.

Sep 20, 2021, 17:00 PM IST

Punjab got Dalit Chief Minister for first time: Chhattisgarh CM Bhupesh Baghel hails high command decision

On the situation in the Congress-rules state Rajasthan, Baghel said, “There is no disturbance in Rajasthan.”

Sep 20, 2021, 15:36 PM IST

Charanjit Singh Channi, new Punjab CM, reaches out to farmers, waives water and electricity bills

Charanjit Singh Channi, who was chosen by the Congress central leadership after hectic deliberations to succeed Capt Amarinder Singh, was on Monday sworn in as 16th chief minister of Punjab.

Sep 20, 2021, 14:04 PM IST

Who is Charanjit Singh Channi? MLA from Chamkaur Sahib became first Dalit CM of Punjab

Charanjit Singh Channi's elevation as Punjab CM will allow the party to play the Dalit card in the coming elections. An estimated 30 per cent of the state's population, counting both Sikhs and Hindus, is from that community.

Sep 20, 2021, 12:32 PM IST

Navjot Singh Sidhu to be face of Congress in 2022 Punjab assembly polls: Harish Rawat

"It (Congress face for upcoming state assembly polls) will be decided by the Congress president, but given the circumstances, elections will be fought with the Chief Minister's cabinet under Punjab Pradesh Congress Committee, whose chief is Navjot Singh Sidhu, who is very popular," Rawat told news agency ANI on Sunday.

Sep 20, 2021, 09:09 AM IST

A wonderful person has assumed office, Sidhu on Channi being sworn in as Punjab CM

"He has started working on matters of public interest," the Punjab Congress chief said. 

 

Sep 20, 2021, 08:25 AM IST

Congress leader Rahul Gandhi unlikely to attend oath-taking ceremony of Charanjit Singh Channi as Punjab CM

Charanjit Singh Channi is scheduled to take the oath as the 16th Chief Minister of the state at 11 am today.

Sep 20, 2021, 07:17 AM IST

Sukhjinder Randhawa, Brahm Mohindra to be Deputy CMs of Punjab: AICC Treasurer Pawan Kumar Bansal

AICC Treasurer Pawan Kumar Bansal, through a tweet, confirmed late night the names and congratulated the two leaders for their elevation as Deputy CMs of Punjab. 

Sep 20, 2021, 06:51 AM IST

BJP attacks Congress over Punjab CM-designate Charanjit Singh Channi’s ‘Me Too’ allegation

BJP leader Amit Malviya tweeted, "Congress's CM pick Charanjit Channi faces action in a 3-year-old MeToo case." 

Sep 19, 2021, 22:11 PM IST

Charanjit Singh Channi to take oath as Punjab CM on Monday at 11 AM, Rahul Gandhi sends wishes

Charanjit Singh Channi was unanimously selected as the leader of the Punjab Congress Legislative Party (CLP) on Sunday. 

Sep 19, 2021, 21:07 PM IST

Charanjit Singh Channi is next Punjab CM, know more about Amarinder Singh's successor

Charanjit Singh Channi, the successor of  Captian Amarinder Singh, will be the first Dalit Chief Minister of Punjab. 

Sep 19, 2021, 18:38 PM IST

Breaking News: Capt. Amarinder Singh wrote a letter to Sonia Gandhi before resigning

Before resigning from the post of Punjab CM, Captain Amarinder Singh had written a letter to party president Sonia Gandhi and expressed displeasure over the ongoing developments for five months. The Captain also counted the achievements of his government in the letter.

Sep 19, 2021, 15:48 PM IST

Sukhjinder Singh Randhawa most likely to be new Punjab CM, formal announcement expected shortly

Randhawa had earlier this year joined hands with Navjot Singh Sidhu, and had targeted his own government over alleged failure to fulfil the promises made in the run-up to the 2017 polls including those related to the sacrilege incidents (in 2015).

Sep 19, 2021, 15:33 PM IST

Prakash Javadekar: Why Rahul-Sonia Gandhi are silent on allegations against Sidhu?

BJP leader Prakash Javadekar targeted the Congress party over the allegations leveled by Captain Amarinder Singh on Punjab Congress President Navjot Singh Sidhu. Javadekar said that Captain Amarinder Singh has made very serious allegations against Congress state President Navjot Singh Sidhu, calling him anti-national, so why are Sonia Gandhi, Rahul Gandhi and Priyanka Gandhi silent?

Sep 19, 2021, 15:30 PM IST

‘Anguished at political events’: Amarinder Singh wrote to Sonia hours before quitting as Punjab CM

"Notwithstanding my personal anguish, I hope this will not cause any damage to the hard-earned peace and development in the state, and that the efforts I have been focusing during the last few years, would continue unabated, ensuring justice to one and all," Amarinder Singh had written in his letter to Sonia Gandhi.

Sep 19, 2021, 15:11 PM IST

Amarinder Singh was removed as he was growing more popular than Sonia Gandhi and Rahul: Union Minister Pralhad Joshi

Captain Amarinder Singh’s exit has once again brought to fore the internal feud and factionalism that has gripped the Punjab unit of Congress for several months now.

Sep 19, 2021, 14:28 PM IST

'Event Over': Rahul Gandhi takes dig at Centre over record vaccinations on PM Modi’s birthday

Rahul Gandhi shared a graph of the vaccination trend in the last 10 days as per data from the Co-WIN website to show the decline in inoculations after Friday's record.

Sep 19, 2021, 13:42 PM IST