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Internal feud forces BJP to put off mayoral candidate name today

Internal feud forces BJP to put off mayoral candidate name today

NATIONAL VICE PRESIDENT PRABHAT JHA ON SUNDAY HAD MET COUNCILLORS AND SENIOR PARTY LEADERS. HOWEVER, HE FAILED TO ANNOUNCE THE NAMES OF CANDIDATES OF THE MAYOR, SENIOR DEPUTY MAYOR AND DEPUTY MAYOR HIMANI BAHUGUNA Chandigarh As the BJP national vice-president Prabhat Jha failed to announce bring consensus among the BJP councillors to finalise the names

Now Ludhiana to have 95 Municipal Corporation wards

Amarpreet Singh Makkar Ludhiana:Now Ludhiana Municipal Corporation wards. The Ludhiana city is all set to have 95 wards of Municipal Corporation. The survey of delimitation of wards is on last stage and the members of survey committee suggested 95 wards from 75. The wards will be divided on the basis of population. In every ward

Former BJP minister, councillors several others join Congress

Ludhiana: In a major jolt to BJP, former minister Satpal Gosian, his grandson Amit Gosian, BJP councillor Gurdeep Singh Neetu, AAP leader Ashok Parashar Puppy, Akali Dal leader Jagmoham Sharma joined Congress party in presence of Captain Amarinder Singh in Chandigarh. All leaders has announced support to Congress candidate Surimder Dawar from Ludhiana central. BJP

Congress undecidedcity assembly segments, manipulations Delhi

‘No parachute entry acceptable to councillors’

Jalandhar: Even as the Congress is yet to announce its candidates, signs of likely protest have started appearing as supporters of key contender Jagbir Singh Brar on Tuesday sought ticket for him and announced to bycott parachute candidate from Jalandhar Cantonment segment.  The Congress is likely to release the list of candidates within another couple

Asha says Cong to cature MC sans nominated councillors

Chandigarh: Congress party would win 18 seats in upcoming MC elections without support of the nominated councillors, said convener for MC elections for Chandigarh Asha Kumari. She said this while addressing the Congress convention at Congress Bhawan in Sector 35 on Saturday. Asha Kumari, five times MLA from Dalhousie in Himachal Pardesh, said that Chandigarh

Badal asks SAD councillors to fall in line or face action

Mohali: President of Shiromani Akali Dal and Deputy Chief Minister Sukhbir Singh Badal on Thursday held a special meeting with councillors of Mohali. During meeting Badal gave strict directions to party councillors to stay in discipline. The meeting was held at sector 62 guest house just before inauguration of new District Administrative Complex. It is pertinent

Mayor, Councillors meet Adviser, urge registration of FIR against officials

Chandigarh: All 36 councillors including Mayor, Senior Deputy Mayor, Deputy Mayor and Congress councillors met UT Adviser Parimal Rai and urged him to expedite the vigilance enquiry against Uppal Housing Society. They also requested Adviser to release the vigilance report at the earliest and recommended for registration of FIR’s against erring officials. Adviser is also

Nominated, Cong councillors again in verbal sparring match

Chandigarh: The MC House meet hits another low as it was one more day of verbal sparring between nominated councillors and Congress councillors during the meet on Wednesday, when after getting offended with a comment of a nominated councillor, the Congress councillors staged a walkout. However, later they were pacified by Mayor Arun Sood and

Inauguration of projects by halqa in-charges irks councillors

Ludhiana: Almost all the municipal councillors (MCs) were seen agitated over the ongoing practice of inauguration of development works by the SAD-BJP Halqa (constituency) in-charges instead of the concerned area councillors, during the general house meeting of Municipal Corporation, Ludhiana (MCL) held in the corporation’s Zone-A office here on Friday. Finally, the Mayor Harcharan Singh