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Rs 25 cr to be spent on historical monuments, says minister

Mohali, Punjab: A Jang-e-Azadi memorial will be set up at Kartarpur, near Jalandhar, at a cost of Rs 200 crore. This was stated by Tourism and Cultural Affairs Minister Sohan Singh Thandal at Chappar Chiri today. The minister, who had come to attend a function organised by the Punjab Heritage and Tourism Board in connection with the 344th birth anniversary of ...

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Govt to set up fund for prominent Punjabi writers: CM

Patiala, Punjab: Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal today announced a dedicated fund for the welfare of litterateurs, folk singers and other personalities who have promoted Punjabi language and culture. Addressing a gathering after inaugurating the seventh All-India Punjabi Conference at Punjabi University here, the Chief Minister said it would be ensured that the families of such prominent persons were taken care ...

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Khalsa march to mark Sirhind Fateh Divas

Fatehgarh Sahib: The Shiromani Gurdwara Parbandhak Committee (SGPC) has started preparations on a war footing here and at Chappar Chirri to celebrate the Sirhind Fateh divas to commemorate the victory of Sikh General Baba Banda Singh Bahadur against the Mughal rulers in Sirhind. While talking to mediapersons here on Saturday, the SGPC interim committee member Karnail Singh Panjoli said that the ...

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Social worker honoured

Ludhiana, Punjab: The Baba Banda Singh Bahadur Antarashtriya Foundation honoured eminent social worker SP Singh Oberoi today with Baba Banda Singh Bahadur Award at Baba Banda Singh Bahadur Bhawan in Rakba village. Canadian Member Parliament Jasbeer Singh Sandhu, NRI and industrialist Ali Virk, Sahib Singh, retired commissioner SK Ahluwalia were also honoured on the occasion. While addressing the gathering, SP Oberoi ...

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