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Mann, Khaira should quit party, seats: SAD

Mann, Khaira should quit party, seats: SAD

Chandigarh –The Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) on Friday asked MP from Sangrur Bhagwant Mann and leader of Opposition party Sukhpal Khaira to resign from the primary membership of AAP as well as from the Lok Sabha and Vidhan Sabha respectively and seek a fresh mandate instead of indulging in theatrics to befool the people.In a statement

SAD condemns murderous assault on its corporation poll candidate

SAD condemns murderous assault on its corporation poll candidate

SAD condemns murderous assault on its corporation poll candidate CHANDIGARH: The Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD), while condemning the murderous assault on SAD candidate Jagbir Singh Sokhi and his supporters in Ludhina on Friday, asked the State Election Commission (SEC) to take immediate action in the matter or the Ludhiana municipal corporation election would also witness

Nab those seeking goonda tax within 24 hours: SAD

Nab those seeking goonda tax within 24 hours: SAD

Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) on Friday asked the Congress government not to do lip sympathy on the issue of goonda tax being appropriated from transporters at the Bathinda refinery in the form of JST (Jojo Service Tax) and take concrete action on the ground by registering a case against the perpetrators and arresting them within

Closure of Sewa Kendras a cruel joke with youth: SAD

Closure of Sewa Kendras a cruel joke with youth: SAD

Chandigarh – The Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) on Saturday said the Congress government had struck a death knell on the governance reforms revolution initiated by the SAD-BJP government to take citizen centric services to the doorsteps of the people by deciding to abruptly shut down 1,647 Sewa Kendras. In a statement here, former minister and SAD

English medium instruction in govt schools ‘directionless’: SAD

English medium instruction in govt schools ‘directionless’: SAD

English medium instruction in govt schools ‘directionless’: SAD Chandigarh – Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) on Thursday condemned the Congress government’s directionless decision to sabotage school education in Punjab by introducing English medium instruction in 2,750 schools without making any provision for the same. In a statement here, SAD spokesman and senior vice president Dr Daljit

SAD demands rollback of decision to slash government holidays

SAD demands rollback of decision to slash government holidays

SAD demands rollback of decision to slash government holidays Chandigarh – Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) on Thursday termed the Congress government’s decision to slash the list of government holidays as a totally dictatorial, irrational and insensitive’ step taken without taking the other stakeholders into confidence, even as it demanded its immediate rollback. In a statement

SAD condemns banks’ dhanas outside defaulting farmers' houses

SAD condemns banks’ dhanas outside defaulting farmers’ houses

SAD condemns banks’ dhanas outside defaulting farmers’ houses. CHANDIGARH: The Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) on Thursday strongly condemned the Congress government for insulting and demeaning farmers by instructing bank officials to hold dharnas in front of their houses to force them to repay their bank dues. In a press release, former minister and Vice President

Cheema strongly condemns arrest of SAD-BJP councillors

Cheema strongly condemns arrest of SAD-BJP councillors

Chandigarh – The SAD spokesman Dr Daljit Singh Cheema strongly condemned the arrest and harassment of SAD-BJP councillors by the police at the directions of ruling party to Sabotage the elections being held on Sunday. He urged the Election Commission to take serious note of these happenings taking place at various places in Punjab. In a

SAD demands case against Khaira for ridiculing Barnala brutality victim

SAD demands case against Khaira for ridiculing Barnala brutality victim

SAD demands case against Khaira for ridiculing Barnala brutality victim Chandigarh: Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) on Tuesday demanded į immediate registration of a criminal case against Leader of Opposition (LOP) Sukhpal Singh Khaira for casting aspersions on the character of Barnala brutality victim Jaswinder Kaur. In a statement here, party senior vice president Dr Daljit

Bureaucracy creating hurdles for rival candidates in MC polls: SAD

Bureaucracy creating hurdles for rival candidates in MC polls: SAD

Chandigarh – The Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) on Monday.complained to the state Election Commission that the state bureaucracy was deliberately creating hurdles for the rival candidates to stop them from filling nominations for the Municipal Corporation, Committees and Town Panchayat elections in the state. It demanded strict action against the erring officials besides asking the commission to

Haq Comm used as tool to impose power bills on farmers instead waiving loan: SAD

Haq Comm used as tool to impose power bills on farmers instead waiving loan: SAD

Haq Comm used as tool to impose power bills on farmers instead waiving loan: SAD Chandigarh – The Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) today castigated the Congress government for using the T Haq committee, which was formed to recommend ways and means to waive off farmer loans, to impose power bills on Punjab farmers. In a statement here,

Cong wrecking farm economy by imposing abiyana: SAD

Cong wrecking farm economy by imposing abiyana: SAD

Cong wrecking farm economy by imposing abiyana: SAD. Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) on Wednesday said the Congress government seemed hell bent on wreaking the farm economy of Punjab by imposing fresh taxes; saying imposition of abiyana (canal water user charges) after failing to implement the Rs 90,000 crore farm loan waiver promise was like sprinking

Muslim women tortured by cops, SAD seeks action against erring cops

Cops tortured Muslim women. Punjab Women Commission chairperson too writes to DGP, seeking swift action. According to SAD leader -The woman has been subjected to a restraining order to silence her. -She is also being forced to compromise with the threat that otherwise her son will be implicated in more cases. -Not expected in a

Captain Amarinder orders probe screening liquor ads near Golden Temple

Captain Amarinder orders probe into screening of liquor ads near Golden Temple

Captain Amarinder orders probe screening liquor ads near Golden Temple. Taking serious note of the screening of liquor advertisements on the LEDs on Heritage Street leading to the Golden Temple in Amritsar, Punjab chief minister Captain Amarinder Singh on Friday ordered an inquiry into the recent incidents that have hurt religious sentiments of devotees. A spokesperson

Face law, don’t act like a baby: Cheema

Chandigarh: The Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) on Monday asked PPCC president Capt Amarinder Singh to act as strong as he pretended to be and face the law rather than acting like a cry baby and playing victim after being caught stashing black money in Swiss bank accounts and trusts. In a statement, SAD spokesman Dr