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Expenditure observers reaches Ludhiana, keep eye on campaign of candidates

Expenditure observers reaches Ludhiana, keep eye on campaign of candidates

DP Correspondent Ludhiana In view of the upcoming Lok Sabha elections 2019, scheduled on May 19, two expenditure observers have been deputed in Parliamentary Constituency Ludhiana-7. These expenditure observers, namely SB Singh IRS and Sunil Kumar Gautam IRS have reached the city. District Election Officer-cum-Deputy Commissioner Pradeep Kumar Agrawal informed that both the Expenditure Observers

Congress announces three more candidates for Lok Sabha poll 2019

Congress announces three more candidates for Lok Sabha poll 2019

Congress party today announced the names of three more candidates for the single phase Lok Sabha election in Punjab on May 19. Dr Amar Singh from has been fielded from Fatehgarh Sahib Jasbir Singh Dimpa from Khadoor Sahib and Mohammad Sadique from Faridkot parliamentary

MP Polls BJP Congress AAP Mungaoli Kolaras EVM's Constituency Bhopal

MP bypolls: BJP leads in Mungaoli, Cong ahead in Kolaras Bhopal

The counting of votes for the bypolls to two Assembly seats in Madhya Pradesh was underway today, with the BJP leading in Mungaoli and the Congress in Kolaras after the completion of first round, an official said. BJP’s Baisahab Yadav was leading by 265 votes in Mungaoli while in Kolaras, the Congress candidate, Mahendra Singh

Indian Army recruitment: More than 46000 in Punjab applied

More than 46000 in Punjab apply to enter Indian army

Indian Army recruitment: 46,988 candidates have applied for online recruitment of Army’s various posts from the districts of Amritsar, Tarn Taran, Gurdaspur and Pathankot from October 4 to October 17. Admit cards have been issued for the posts of soldiers, clerk and technical soldier and the days have been distributed according to the tehsil for the

Gujarat: 18,000 candidates continues wait for RTE, EWS Admissions 2017

Gujarat 18,000 candidates continues wait for RTE, EWS Admissions 2017. The Admissions 15,817  are still awaited for admissions and pointing out the failure of the Gujarat Education Department.Under the provision of 25 per cent reservation for Economically Weaker Section (EWS) and disadvantaged groups under the Right to Education Act (RTE) , The only 62,419 students

Candidates opt for early morning campaigns

Parallel campaigns being held on all fronts by candidates in their constituencies   Jalandhar: With three days to go for Assembly Elections 2017, voters these days are waking up to early morning election campaign of candidates, who are not only using the traditional means but also pitching in their family members and friends to make

1,146 candidates fray among 117 seats

1,146 candidates in fray for 117 seats

Chandigarh: After the last day of withdrawal of nominations on Saturday, as many as 1,146 candidates are left in the fray for 117 Assembly seats in Punjab which will go to polls on February 4. An official spokesperson of the Chief Electoral Office (CEO), Punjab, said that as many as 114 candidates withdrew on the

Cong candidate’s wife Daljeet Sidhu starts campaigning

Mohali: Daljeet Kaur Sidhu , wife of Balbir Sidhu Congress candidate from Mohali assembly seat has started poll campaign for her husband on Friday. Accompanied by Mahila Congress leaders and workers, Daljeet Sidhu carried out a door to door campaign in phase 1 here while seeking votes on the name of development. It may be

‘Cadre should support party, candidates do not matter’

“It is not the party view that Bhagwant Mann is the chief ministerial candidate for AAP in Punjab.” Arvind Kejriwal, Aam Aadmi Party, National Convener   Chandigarh: Delhi Chief Minister and Aam Aadmi Party convener Arvind Kejriwal made it clear that the candidates would not be changed saying the party activists should support the party

UT’s ward 6: We are happy that this time both the candidates are women

Chandigarh: The residents of Dadumajra this time have got a reason for joy for the upcoming Chandigarh Municipal Corporation Elections. The residents believe that they see a more clear hope that this time their problems especially related to Women will be resolved as both the candidates are women. When the Daily Post team visited the


Consensus eludes Cong over selection of candidates

Chandigarh: With various pressure groups within the Punjab Congress lobbying for their respective candidates, consensus seems to be eluding the party over the selection of the candidates for the 2017 elections. With the results, the party has now decided to finalise the candidates in parts. Earlier, the Punjab Congress president Capt Amarinder Singh had announced

Chhotepur’s APP releases 2nd list of 15 candidates

Chandigarh: The Apna Punjab Party (APP) announced its second list of 15 candidates, including three ex-service men, for the Punjab Assembly Elections, here on Wednesday. The party has fielded a mix of qualified, professionals and matriculate candidates. Among the 15 candidates, two are Colonels (retd.) one Captain (retd.) one PHD degree holder two engineers and

Finally, Cong declares 26 candidates for MC elections

Chandigarh: Was it party workers pressure that Congress waited for so long to declare its 26-member army to contest the MC elections? Sources said that Congress was busy manipulating the rebels which took it so long to declare it candidatures. Finally Congress declared its 26 candidates’ list to contest the MC election, on Sunday. BJP

City Congress leaders ask high command to announce candidates

Ludhiana:After the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) and Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) has announced the candidates for Assembly elections, the local Congress leader demands the party high command to announce the candidates within no time. Former Vice president of Ludhiana congress and Maninderpal Singh Guliani also suggested Captain Amarinder Singh to change the constituencies of sitting

Ex-DGP to oppose tainted candidates

Jalandhar: Former DGP (Jails) Shashi Kant on Thursday said that he would oppose the candidature of tainted candidates fielded by all political parties across the board and write to Election Commission of India (ECI) against them. DGP Shashi Kant said that he would oppose tainted candidates through his two organizations- ‘Nasha Virodhi Manch’ and ‘Haq

Announcement of SAD’s candidates sparks off row in Sanour and Nabha

Patiala: The announcement of 69 Party Candidates by the Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) to contest the forthcoming assembly elections in 2017 has not been received well by the party quarters at Sanour and Nabha assembly. The party Chief and the deputy Chief Minister, Sukhbir Singh Badal had appointed Harwinder Singh Chandumajra as halqua in-charge for

SAD to announce candidates in two weeks-Sukhbir Singh Badal

Jalandhar: President Shiromani Akali Dal and Punjab Deputy Chief Minister Mr. Sukhbir Singh Badal declared that party would announce its candidates for 2017 assembly elections in next two weeks on Monday. Interacting to media persons after welcoming the Congress leader Seth Satpal Mall into the party fold here alongwith cabinet ministers Mr. Bikram Singh Majithia

Congress not likely to field candidates in Bengal by-polls

Kolkata: Hinting at an unofficial alliance between his party and the CPI(M) in the upcoming Lok Sabha and Assembly by-polls in West Bengal, state Congress chief Adhir Chowdhury today said his party was yet to decide whether to contest the polls but would ensure that the division of the anti-TMC and anti-BJP votes did not

‘Congress not in a hurry to announce its candidates’

Patiala: Congress senior Vice-President Laal Singh on Wednesday stated that the Congress is not in a hurry to announce it’s candidates for the forthcoming state assembly elections and the announcement of the candidates be made after only due scrutiny of the list of aspirants for the party tickets. Speaking over the phone from New Delhi,

Akhilesh back in SP; party vows to defeat communal forces

Shivpal changes SP candidates, Akhilesh says ‘no idea’

Lucknow: Differences in the ruling Samajwadi Party (SP) once again came out in the open on Monday when Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav feigned ignorance about announcement of certain party candidates for the forthcoming assembly polls. Talking to reporters after inaugurating his new office here, Akhilkesh Yadav, who is also the Chairman of the party’s state