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Rana Gurjeet Singh’s son appears before ED in Jalandhar

Rana Gurjeet Singh’s son: Inder Partap Singh son of Cabinet Minister Rana Gurjeet Singh appears before Enforcement Directorate at Jalandhar. Questioning is under process, Inder Partap reached ED office around 12:30 pm. He was summoned by ED  in connection with raising of funds abroad to the tune of $18 million (around Rs 100 crore) by

Ujala awareness campaign

Ujala awareness campaign all set to be launched in Punjab

Punjab Government launched the Ujala awareness campaign today to promote energy efficiency measures in the State. Irrigation and Power Minister Rana Gurjeet Singh would flag off 16 Ujala vans as part of this awareness campaign from VIP guest house, PSTCL in SAS Nagar after addressing a function to mark this occasion, said an official spokesman

PSPCL power factor surcharge a setback to small scale industries

PSPCL power factor surcharge a setback to small scale industries

PSPCL power factor surcharge a setback to small scale industries SANGRUR: Small scale industrialists of Malerkotla have been suffering a major setback as authorities of the Punjab State Power Corporation Limited (PSPCL) at Malerkotla have imposed power factor surcharge on small power connection industrial units, leading to extra financial burden on them, says General Secretary

Jalandhar property dealers meet Rana Gurjit, over ban on plots' registration

Jalandhar property dealers meet Rana Gurjit, over ban on plots’ registration

Jalandhar property dealers meet Rana Gurjit, over ban on plots’ registration. Jalandhar Development Authority has ordered the ban on registration of more than 700 illegal colonies in Jalandhar, Hoshiarpur and Kapurthala area. With the aggression of this, property dealers of area and property tycoons are showing disappointment with the Congress government. The property dealers, former Congress

Punjab has potential to become food processing hub: Rana Gurjeet

Punjab has potential to become food processing hub: Rana Gurjeet

Punjab has potential to become food processing hub: Rana Gurjeet. State Cabinet minister Rana Gurjit Singh on Saturday said the state has maximum potential to become food processing hub in near future. He said the state government has put food processing sector in thrust areas in its new Industrial and Business Development Policy-2017, offering a

Khaira involved in drugs trade, claims Rana

Khaira involved in drugs trade, claims Rana

Khaira involved in drugs trade, claims Rana. JALANDHAR: Congress leader Ranjit Singh Rana from Bholath on Wednesday alleged Leader of Opposition in Vidhan Sabha Sukhpal Singh Khaira was involved in a drugs smuggling case. Rana said that while Khaira was proving himself as a tall AAP leader, he was summoned in by a Fazilka court in a

Rana Gurjeet announces Rs 11 lakh grant for Surjit Hockey Society

Rana Gurjeet announces Rs 11 lakh grant for Surjit Hockey Society

Rana Gurjeet announces Rs 11 lakh grant for Surjit Hockey Society Jalandhar(DP Correspondent) – Punjab Minister for Power and Irrigation Rana Gurjeet Singh Tuesday announced a grant of Rs 11 lakh for Surjit Hockey Society. Rana Gurjeet said that more resources would be pumped in to make sure that Hockey was revived in the state.He said that Chief Minister

Rana Gurjeet Singh felicitates people on Diwali and bandi Chhor Diwas

Rana Gurjeet Singh felicitates people on Diwali and bandi Chhor Diwas

  Rana Gurjeet Singh felicitates people on Diwali and bandi Chhor Diwas Chandigarh – Irrigation and Power Minister Rana Gurjeet Singh today extended his warm felicitations to the people of Punjab on the eve of Diwali; the festival of lights and Bandi Chor Diwas.In his message, Rana Gurjeet Singh said that the festival of lights symbolizes

Double whammy for Navjot Sidhu

Sidhu bats for reform in education and health sector

DP Correspondent , Phagwara (Kapurthala), September 10:-Expressing concern over the excessive privatization of Education and Health sector, Local Government Minister Punjab Navjot Singh Sidhu Sunday gave a clarion call to people to join hands for bringing much needed reforms in both the sectors, so as to ensure that large strata of society could be benefitted

Punjab and J&K agreed to restart Shahpur Kandi Project

Punjab and J&K agreed to restart Shahpur Kandi Project

Punjab and J&K agreed to restart Shahpur Kandi Project Chandigarh(September 8) – To revive the long-closed Shahpur Kandi Project, the governments of Punjab and J & K formally agreed to the proposal. An agreement was discussed between Punjab irrigation and power minister Rana Gurjeet Singh and Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti, Rana who

Punjab reduces collector rates to boost real estate

Punjab reduces collector rates to boost real estate

Punjab reduces collector rates to boost real estate. In a further boost to the state’s realty sector, the Punjab government on Wednesday announced to slash circle rates in urban and rural segments. Earlier, the state government had reduced the stamp duty on registration of property in urban areas from nine to six per cent. The

60 AAP leaders taken into preventive custody during protest

Chandigarh, Sep 4 Over 60 AAP leaders were today taken into preventive custody after they tried to violate prohibitory orders during a protest against alleged mining scams here. Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) activists, led by MP and party’s Punjab unit chief Bhagwant Mann and Leader of Opposition in state Assembly Sukhpal Singh Khaira, were demonstrating

Khaira trying to grab role of AAP state president Maan: Rana Gurjeet

Khaira trying to grab role of AAP state president Maan: Rana Gurjeet

Chandigarh- Irrigation and Power Minister Rana Gurjeet Singh today lashed out at the Leader of the Opposition in the Punjab Vidhan Sabha Sukhpal Singh Khaira for his political opportunism and cheap publicity stunts. He also said once he was describing Capt Amarinder Singh as “Sanit Statemen”. He also stated two year ago Khaira was claiming

AAP leader Khaira met Justice JS Narang for Rana Gurjeet case

AAP leader Khaira met Justice JS Narang for Rana Gurjeet case

AAP leader Khaira met Justice JS Narang for Rana Gurjeet case. AAP leader Sukhpal Singh Khaira met justice J.S.Narang and bring into the notice of the unspecified transaction and other financial irregularities of illegal amount by the front men of Rana Gurjeet Singh irrigation and Power Minister. Rana Gurjeet Singh in the recently held e-auction

Government for innovative ways to cut power tariff

Government Innovative Ways Cut Power Tariff PSPCL. With the state becoming power surplus , the government is focusing on adopting innovative technologies to ensure lower power tariff, Irrigation and Power Minister Rana Gurjeet Singh said on Sunday.In a meeting with officials of the PSPCL and PSTCL, he said each farmer’s tube well motor would be

Rana Gurjeet dismisses Khaira’s charges as his wild delusions

Rana Gurjeet dismisses Khaira’s charges as his wild delusions. Irrigation and Power Minister Rana Gurjeet Singh today dismissed the Aam Aadmi Party MLA Sukhpal Khaira’s charges that he was trying to influence the Punjab State Power Corporation Limited (PSPCL) to withdraw an appeal in the Supreme Court of India against a decision of the Appellate

Irrigation Department recruited 732 Patwaris: Rana Gurjeet Singh

Irrigation Department recruited 732 Patwaris: Rana Gurjeet Singh. The Irrigation Department has completed the recruitment process of 732 Canal Patwaris and the Chief Minister Capt. Amarinder Singh will be give appointment letters to these newly recruited canal patwari on Friday, July 14.Disclosing this in a statement, Irrigation and Power Minister Rana Gurjeet Singh said that

Punjab’s border belt loses Basmati aroma

Punjab’s border belt loses Basmati aroma area sowing falls 90%. Punjab Agricultural University, Ludhiana, has estimated that Basmati-386 that once brought fame to the region for its odour and the length of its grain, is now grown on only one tenth of the area it was grown just five years ago. Pure, traditional aromatic basmati,

Court sends bailiff, asks Rana Gurjit’s son to vacate rented bungalow

In yet another controversy, Punjab Power and Irrigation Minister Rana Gurjit Singh landed himself in trouble after Additional Civil judge (Senior Division)-cum-Rent Controller Jalandhar Ashish Abrol sent bailiff to vacate the bungalow occupied by the minister’s son here on Wednesday. The bungalow situated in the posh Defence Colony on Jalandhar Cantt road is owned by

PSPCL fails to recover 1,600 cr from government departments

The Punjab State Power Corporation Limited (PSPCL), that launched a major operation to recover pending electricity bills from defaulters early this year, has failed to recover about Rs 1,600 crore from different government departments. The amount is due from the various government departments for the last seven years thus dragging the PSPCL under huge financial