Punjab CM

Chandigarh: Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh on Wednesday urged the Centre to amend laws to provide for death penalty even for first-time drug smugglers and peddlers. In his letter to Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh, the Chief Minister pointed out that the existing NDPS Act, 1985, provides for death penalty for certain offences, if these are …

Chandigarh: Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh on Saturday made it clear that he would not stop the screening of the controversial film ‘Padmavati’ in the state. He also reiterated his commitment to provide a level playing field to all media organisations in the state. In his inaugural address at the two-day national meet of journalists being …

New Delhi:  A day after Delhi witnessed its worst ‘air quality’ and ‘smog situation’ of the year, Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Wednesday said he wished to meet his Haryana and Punjab counterparts to find a solution to pollution in the National Capital Region. On Tuesday, a yellow blanket of smog hung heavily in the city …

Chandigarh: Objecting to the Indian Army’s involvement in civilian projects, Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh said on Tuesday that the army was not meant to build bridges or clean roads and warned of consequences of the “misuse” of armed forces. “The Army’s job is to train for war and protect the country’s borders, not to …

Chandigarh: To everyone’s shock, the Punjab government on Tuesday issued a notification which says that people will now have to pay tax for having domestic animals. As per the notification issued by Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh-led Congress government, people of Punjab who have a dog, cat, sheep, pig, deer, etc. as domestic animal will …

Chandigarh: Taking note of the disappointing Class 10 examination result, Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh on Tuesday asked the state education minister to prepare a blueprint to raise education standards in Punjab. The Class 10 results, declared by the Punjab School Education Board (PSEB) on Monday, saw 40 per cent of the students failing while …

New Delhi: Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Wednesday quashed all reports claiming that he is the top contender for the CM post in Punjab. Kejriwal said that he is the chief minister of Delhi and he cannot be the Punjab CM. What the Delhi CM said? – Whoever may be CM, I will ensure …