Tag Archives: Akali Dal

SAD manifesto misleading: Bajwa

Gurdaspur, Punjab: Punjab Pradesh Congress Committee (PPCC) president and sitting Gurdaspur Member of Parliament Partap Singh Bajwa today described the SAd manifesto as “contradictory, misleading, repetitive and yet another attempt to befool the people.” Bajwa said though the manifesto spoke of preserving and promoting the interests of minorities, its main agenda was making Narendra Modi the next Prime Minister. The PPCC ...

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Akali Dal-BJP alliance will drown in the river of drugs: Punjab Congress

Chandigarh: The Punjab Congress said the Akali Dal-BJP alliance in the state would drown in the sixth river of drugs and liquor flowing in the state whose source was this very alliance. The people were filled up with anger as by patronizing smuggling of narcotics, the Akali Dal leaders were playing with the future of this sensitive border state. In ...

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Badal urges Sidhu to campaign for Jaitley

Patiala, Punjab: With Amritsar MP Navjot Singh Sidhu reluctant to campaign for SAD-BJP candidate Arun Jaitley from Amritsar, Punjab chief minister Parkash Singh Badal said on Tuesday that he personally wanted Sidhu to campaign for Jaitely. With these comments, Badal has put the issue to rest. Sidhu had stated that Badal didn’t wish that he should campaign in Amritsar. “I urge ...

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Sikh electorate, a divided lot in West Delhi

New Delhi: Sikh voters in the West Delhi Lok Sabha constituency are almost 9.23 per cent. If they exercise their vote en bloc, they may be a deciding factor, but they are divided. Leadership is also divided in the area. Ajeet Singh, a senior official in Ramgaria Cooperative Bank, said that 60 per cent Sikhs in the constituency are divided, 30 ...

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YAD members burn Rahul’s effigy

Mohali, Punjab: Leaders and workers of the Youth Akali Dal (YAD) of Mohali district staged a protest outside the Deputy Commissioner’s office here today and demanded that Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi should reveal the names of the party members who were involved in the 1984 Sikh genocide. They also burnt an effigy of Rahul Gandhi and demanded that he should be ...

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