Punjab
Sukhbir Badal condemns CM for recommending premature release of cops guilty of killing Sikh youth in fake encounters. Sukhbir Badal condemns CM for recommending premature release of cops guilty of killing Sikh youth in fake encounters.


 Chandigarh- Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) president Sukhbir Singh Badal today condemned Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh for recommending the premature release of cops guilty of killing innocent Sikh youth in fake encounters.

Ahead of Diwali Food Safety teams on toes-Pannu Ahead of Diwali Food Safety teams on toes-Pannu


Chandigarh,

Ahead of Diwali, all the Food Safety teams in the State are on toes to ensure quality sweets to the people, informed KS Pannu, Commissioner Food and Drug Administration Punjab.

He said that intensive sampling with over a hundred samples a day is underway coupled with sensitizing the Food Business Operators (FBOs) on maintaining good manufacturing

State Organ and Tissue Transplant Organisation to be set up in Punjab– O.P Soni State Organ and Tissue Transplant Organisation to be set up in Punjab– O.P Soni

 

Chandigarh,

Cognizant of the need to promote and regulate organ transplant in the State, the Department of Medical Education and Research is to establish State Organ and Tissue Transplant Organisation with an Organ Retrieval Centre each at Government Medical College Amritsar and Patiala, informed Mr. OP Soni, Minister for Medical Education and Research.

Punjab Government to complete all works in fixed time frame: Sukhjinder Singh Randhawa Punjab Government to complete all works in fixed time frame: Sukhjinder Singh Randhawa


Dera Baba Nanak (Gurdaspur),

 

A meeting was held today between the top brass of the Union and State Government to take stock of the ongoing development centric works at Sri Kartarpur Sahib Corridor which is to be opened on the occasion of the 550th Prakash Purb celebrations of Sahib Sri Guru Nanak Dev Ji. The meeting saw the Union Government represented by the Home Secretary Mr. Ajay Bhalla and Cooperation Minister, Punjab, S. Sukhjinder Singh Randhawa representing the Punjab Government with the Chief Principal Secretary to the Chief Minister -- Mr. Suresh Kumar, and the Special Principal Secretary -- Mr. Gurkirat Kirpal Singh representing the officers from the State Government.

State Organ and Tissue Transplant Organisation to be set up in Punjab– O.P Soni State Organ and Tissue Transplant Organisation to be set up in Punjab– O.P Soni

 

Chandigarh,

Cognizant of the need to promote and regulate organ transplant in the State, the Department of Medical Education and Research is to establish State Organ and Tissue Transplant Organisation with an Organ Retrieval Centre each at Government Medical College Amritsar and Patiala, informed Mr. OP Soni, Minister for Medical Education and Research.

Punjab Government to complete all works in fixed time frame: Sukhjinder Singh Randhawa Punjab Government to complete all works in fixed time frame: Sukhjinder Singh Randhawa


Dera Baba Nanak (Gurdaspur),

 

A meeting was held today between the top brass of the Union and State Government to take stock of the ongoing development centric works at Sri Kartarpur Sahib Corridor which is to be opened on the occasion of the 550th Prakash Purb celebrations of Sahib Sri Guru Nanak Dev Ji. The meeting saw the Union Government represented by the Home Secretary Mr. Ajay Bhalla and Cooperation Minister, Punjab, S. Sukhjinder Singh Randhawa representing the Punjab Government with the Chief Principal Secretary to the Chief Minister -- Mr. Suresh Kumar, and the Special Principal Secretary -- Mr. Gurkirat Kirpal Singh representing the officers from the State Government.

Congress always treated Akal Takht with respect: Amarinder Congress always treated Akal Takht with respect: Amarinder


Chandigarh, In a stinging response to Union minister Harsimrat Kaur Badal's latest tirade at his government, Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh on Sunday reminded her that it was her own Shiromani Akali Dal regime that had shamelessly heaped humiliation on the Akal Takht Jathedar.

DA of Punjab govt employees increased by 3 per cent DA of Punjab govt employees increased by 3 per cent



Chandigarh, Despite financial constraints, the Amarinder Singh led Punjab government on Saturday announced a Diwali bonanza for its employees and pensioners.

The employees and pensioners will get a three per cent hike in dearness allowance (DA) with effect from November 1, Finance Minister Manpreet Singh Badal said here.

Two Punjab Doctors in National Medical Advisory Council Two Punjab Doctors in National Medical Advisory Council

 

Chandigarh,

The nomination of Dr. Raj Bahadur , Vice Chancellor, Baba Farid University of Health Science, Faridkot, and Dr. Girish Sahni from the Punjab Medical Council as members of National Medical Advisory Council, as forwarded by the State Government ,has been approved by the Centre government, informed an official spokesman.

Ex-serviceman Punjab CM salutes India Post Ex-serviceman Punjab CM salutes India Post

 

Chandigarh, Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh here on Thursday got nostalgic about his initial years of life in the army and receiving a letter while on duty that brought both tear and smile.

The Chief Minister thanked India Post Office for its services. Wednesday was the National Post Day.

"Nothing can beat the feeling of receiving a letter from home while in the army! It used to be driving force during my army days & these letters brought both tear & smile," Singh, 77, tweeted.

Ban on Gutkha and Pan Masala extended for a year Ban on Gutkha and Pan Masala extended for a year

 

Chandigarh,

Commissioner Food and Drugs Administration, Punjab Mr. KS Pannu, in exercise of powers conferred under Section 30(2)(a)and in pursuance of Regulation 2.3.4 of the Food Safety and Standards (Prohibition and Restrictions on Sales) Regulations, 2011, has hereby prohibited the manufacture, storage, sale or distribution of Gutkha, Pan Masala (Containing Tobacco or Nicotine), whether packaged 

Third suspected Pakistani drone spotted in Punjab Third suspected Pakistani drone spotted in Punjab


Chandigarh, Another suspected Pakistani drone was spotted flying in the Indian territory along the India-Pakistan border in Hussainiwala area in Punjab on Tuesday night, security officials said.

This is the third such spotting in Hussainiwala near Ferozepur over the past three days. Villagers captured pictures of the drone on their mobiles.

Vehicle from ex-Punjab minister's convoy rams into truck, 1 killed Vehicle from ex-Punjab minister's convoy rams into truck, 1 killed

 

Chandigarh, One person was killed and four others injured in a collision between a truck and a pilot vehicle in the convoy of former Punjab minister Bikram Singh Majithia near Moga in Punjab on Thursday, police said.

The injured were admitted to Dayanand Medical College and Hospital in Ludhiana and the the deceased was identified as Guddu Kumar, who used to work as a security guard.

 Punjab govt slashes Rs 10 lakh non refundable levy security on millers to 7.25lakh refundable security Punjab govt slashes Rs 10 lakh non refundable levy security on millers to 7.25lakh refundable security

 

Chandigarh,

A meeting of the Punjab government was held under the chairmanship of Punjab Food, Civil Supplies & Consumer Affairs Minister Mr Bharat Bhushan Ashu and Rural Development & Panchayats Minister Mr Tript Rajinder Singh Bajwa was also present here today. This meeting was attended by prominent rice millers of the state including Gian Bharadwaj Group and Rakesh Jain Group.

Ban on Gutkha and Pan Masala extended for a year Third suspected Pakistani drone spotted in Punjab Vehicle from ex-Punjab minister's convoy rams into truck, 1 killed Punjab govt slashes Rs 10 lakh non refundable levy security on millers to 7.25lakh refundable security AAP flays RSS chief Mohan Bhagwat’s controversial statement, dubs it as a design to divide the country 125 More Private Hospitals Empanelled Under Sarbat Sehat Bima Yojna: Balbir Singh Sidhu Pak drones continues to be spotted in Punjab Procurement crosses 1 lakh mark,128038 MT Paddy Procured Punjab to promote research and Innovation ecosystem in State with support of CICU and GNDEC 'Fix responsibility for Amritsar train disaster' Arthiyas’ registration on PFMS takes off Light and sound show and digital museum to regale people of Punjab at 26 places from october 7 Badal family committing 'Political Harakiri' by dragging Prakash Purb celebrations into controversy & SGPC misuse: Sukhjinder Singh Randhawa Jha sworn in as new Punjab & Haryana HC CJ by Punjab Governor in Captain Amarinder's presence Hurdle in joint celebrations of Guru Nanak anniversary is Badal family: Tript Bajwa 900 litres adulterated desi ghee seized in Mansa Provide Punjab govt sacrilege case closure report: Court Identify poorest of poor jobless in villages: Punjab CM Sukhjinder Singh Randhawa formally initiates Dera Baba Online Yuva Utsav competition 169 litres unlabelled desi ghee and labels of multiple brands seized- Pannu Sangrur, Barnala to have government hostels for ‘dalit’ students soon: Bhagwant Mann ‘Mitti Da Bawa’ a film which depicts the story of universal truth- Death Not visiting Pak for corridor opening, clarifies Amarinder Punjab prepared to counter Pakistan terror threat: Amarinder Commuting Bhai Rajoana death sentence into life term aimed at bringing closure to festering wounds of Sikh community – SAD Amritsar train disaster victims' kin upset with Sidhu Tamilnadu & Maharashtra register wins 100 Incinerator Machines Installed For Safe Disposal of Sanitary Napkins in Government Schools: Balbir Singh Sidhu All preparations in place for smooth and hassle free procurement of paddy ,asserts Bharat bhushan Punjab government had only sent list of all long-term TADA prisoners to Mha made own choice -Amrinder