Oct 08

Vote for candidate with a clean image: Chhotepur
Vote for candidate with a clean image: Chhotepur

Vote for candidate with a clean image: Chhotepur. Apna Punjab Party (APP) president Sucha Singh Chhotepur on Saturday gave a call to Gurdaspur voters to vote for a candidate with a clean image. Though he refrained from naming the candidate but his response gave a hint that he is tilting towards the Congress candidate and PPCC

BJP seeks votes on development plank
BJP seeks votes on development plank

BJP seeks votes on development plank. Bharatiya Janata Party’s national sangathan mahamantri Ramlal on Saturday said that Swaran Salaria’s victory in Gurdaspur parliamentary by-polls will be a real tribute to Late Vinod Khanna. “We should reach the masses and seek their support because during the past three years Prime Minister Narendra Modi led government has undertaken

BJP worker is a true soldier of India: Rajyawardhan Singh Rathore
BJP worker is a true soldier of India: Rajyawardhan Singh Rathore

BJP worker is a true soldier of India: Rajyawardhan Singh Rathore Pathankot – Swaran Salaria’s victory in Gurdaspur parliamentary bypoll will be a real tribute to Late Vinod Khanna. This was stated by Bharatiya Janata Party’s national sangathan mahamantri Ramlal. He was addressing the district level booth workers conference here today. Ramlal said, “We should proudly

Property Dealer and colonizers Association support to Congress
Property Dealer and colonizers Association support to Congress

Property Dealer and colonizers Association support to Congress Ludhiana(DP Correspondent) – The Punjab Property Dealers and Colonisers Association have announced its support to Congress candidate Sunil Jakhar in Gurdaspur Byelection. A meeting of Association was held in Ludhiana in which Ludhiana Rural district president of Congress party Gurdev Singh Lapran was also present. On Friday, a

Come on issues rather than cheap publicity, Salaria tells Congress

Gourav Sally/ DP correspondent Pathankot, October 6, 2017 : – The Bharatiya Janata Party – Shiromani Akali Dal  alliance nominee for Gurdaspur parliamentary bye poll, Swaran Salaria today slammed the Congress leadership for diverting attention from its failure to implement pre-poll promises but hyping  the issues of rape charges against him.While addressing the press conference in

Ex-minister Langah excommunicated from Sikh panth
Ex-minister Langah excommunicated from Sikh panth

Ex-minister Langah excommunicated from Sikh panth. A week after he was booked in a rape case, former Akali Minister Sucha Singh Langah was on Thursday excommunicated by the Sikh clergy from the Sikh Panth. The edict was made public by Akal Takht Jathedar Gurbachan Singh at the Akal Takht inside the Golden Temple complex here, following

Manpreet trying to draw political mileage: Kalia
Manpreet trying to draw political mileage: Kalia

Manpreet trying to draw political mileage: Kalia Pathankot(Gourav Sally/ DP correspondent) – Punjab BJP today returned fire to state finance minister Manpreet Singh Badal over his remarks against SAD-BJP candidate for Gurdaspur LS bypoll, Swaran Salaria. Addressing media persons here, former Punjab minister and senior BJP leader Manoranjan Kalia said that the Congress has seen the writing on

Modi govt cheating farmers in absence of farmer leader in Lok Sabha, says Jakhar

Gurdaspur, October 5, 2017, With no farmer leader in the Lok Sabha to protect their rights, the farming community had been completely sidelined by the Modi government, which had ruined the country’s agrarian economy with its anti-farmer policies, Punjab Congress president and Gurdasur nominee Sunil Jakhar said on Thursday.Addressing a series of meetings in Gurdaspur, Dera Baba Nanak

Congress, AAP and BJP intensify poll campaign
Congress, AAP and BJP intensify poll campaign

Congress, AAP and BJP intensify poll campaign. With just eight days left for polling in Gurdaspur, The canvassing for the Gurdaspur bypoll is gradually intensifying with the three prominent political parties – BJP, AAP and the Congress – going all out to woo voters. While Congress and BJP prefer rallies and meetings from the very first

Cong seeks Salaria's disqualification for 'concealing' case
Cong seeks Salaria’s disqualification for ‘concealing’ case

Cong seeks Salaria’s disqualification for ‘concealing’ case. Congress on Wednesday sought disqualification of Swaran Singh Salaria, the BJP-SAD candidate for the October 11 Gurdaspur Lok Sabha seat bypoll, accusing him of concealing facts about a rape case registered against him in 2014 in his nomination papers.Addressing a press conference in Amritsar, state finance minister Manpreet Singh

Langah sent to five-day police remand by Gurdaspur court
Langah sent to five-day police remand by Gurdaspur court

Langah sent to five-day police remand by Gurdaspur court. Former Akali minister Sucha Singh Langah, on the run after a rape case was registered against him, on Wednesday surrendered before a court here which remanded him in five-day police custody. Langah had been on the run even as the Punjab Police had been conducting raids to trace

Congress using police to win Gurdaspur bypoll: Kamal Sharma
Congress using police to win Gurdaspur bypoll: Kamal Sharma

Congress using police to win Gurdaspur bypoll: Kamal Sharma Gurdaspur: A poll rally of the SAD-BJP alliance at Hanuman Chowk here was disrupted this Tuesday by Congress in the presence of police, leading to resentment and anger among the SAD-BJP leaders and workers. Seeking prompt action against the concerned officials and the people involved in the

Sarbat Khalsa dismissed Sucha Singh Langah from Sikhism

Amritsar: After being booked under rape charges, Sucha Singh surrenders before Gurdaspur court and the court has sent him to police remand till October 10. Certainly Langah’s case is a big setback for Akali Dal.Now, Sarbat Khalsa Jathedars while issuing the Hukamnama dismissed Sucha Singh Langah, Shiromani committee member and former Akali Dal minister after

SAD condemns Cong goondaism in Gurdaspur
SAD condemns Cong goondaism in Gurdaspur

Chandigarh: The Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) condemned the goondaism unleashed by Congress hoodlums who barged into the party’s election meeting in Gurdaspur on Tuesday evening and resolved to take up the issue with the Election Commission. Disclosing this, party spokesman Dr Daljit Singh Cheema said Congress hoodlums disrupted the SAD’s election meeting at Hanuman Chowk late

Congress MLA Sukhjinder Singh Randhawa’s Brother joins Akali dal
Congress MLA Sukhjinder Singh Randhawa’s Brother joins Akali dal

DP correspondent/ Batala: Inderjit Singh Randhawa and Deepinder Singh Randhawa, brother and nephew of Congress candidate from Dera Baba Nanak segment Sukhjinder Randhawa, on Tuesday joined Shiromani Akali Dal.SAD stalwart leader Bikramjit Singh Majitha, while welcoming Inderjit and Deepinder into the party fold, said that the party have high regard for them as both are

Former Punjab minister Langah moves High Court

DP Correspondent Chandigarh : – Former Punjab minister Sucha Singh Langah moved the Punjab and Haryana High Court, seeking anticipatory/anticipatory bail on Tuesday. The plea has been filed in the Registry of the High Court. It is expected that the Sucha Singh Langah’s application may come up for hearing before the court within a day or

Jakhar flays Modi govt for ruining farmers, destroying economy

Punjab Congress president and Gurdaspur nominee Sunil Jakhar has lashed out at the Modi government for its anti-farmers policies, saying its decision to impose GST on agricultural tools and other similar measures had further broken the backbone of the beleaguered farmers of the state. Addressing a series of worker meetings here here on Tuesday, Jakhar said

Cong tops in expenditure on electioneering, BJP and AAP follow closely
Cong tops in expenditure on electioneering, BJP and AAP follow closely

Cong tops in expenditure on electioneering, BJP and AAP follow closely. The recent expenditure statement revealed the ruling Congress at the top in spending money to woo the voters of Gurdaspur constituency, followed by BJP and Aam Aadmi Party (AAP).Both the Congress and BJP candidates have filed their nominations on September 22 and on the very

Chandigarh court refuses to accept Langah’s surrender
Chandigarh court refuses to accept Langah’s surrender

Chandigarh court refuses to accept Langah’s surrender A local court here on Monday refused to accept the surrender of former Shiromani Akali Dal Minister Sucha Singh Langah, directing him to go to Punjab’s Gurdaspur town where the rape and cheating case was registered against him.After remaining underground for three days, the rape accused ex-minister dramatically

NRI lady looted at Golden Temple, no complaint registered

NRI lady looted at Golden Temple. It is biggest wish for the NRI community is to bow down at Golden Temple and get the blessings of the almighty. But happiness of woman who came for blessing to India turns into sorrow, when an NRI woman of Indian origin Gurjit Kaur had been looted, which made her very