Tag Archives: Badal

Barnala family revives SAD (Longowal)

Chandigarh, Punjab: The Shiromani Akali Dal (Longowal) was revived today at a function held by the family of Tamil Nadu Governor Surjit Singh Barnala and its supporters to mark the 24th death anniversary of Sant Harchand Singh Longowal here. Bibi Surjit Kaur Barnala, wife of the Governor , was made president of the new SAD (L ) while supporter of ...

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Sarabjit’s lawyer meets Badal, appeals for help

Awais Sheikh, a peace ambassador from Pakistan and counsel for Sarabjit Singh, who is facing death sentence in Pakistan, today called on Punjab Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal and gave him a copy of his mercy petition to be given to Prime Minister Manmohan Singh. He requested Badal to ask the Prime Minister to take up the issue with President ...

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World Bank sanctions Rs 1,280 Crore for Punjab

Chandigarh, Punjab: Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal has said the World Bank had sanctioned Rs 1,280 crore to provide safe potable water in villages across the state. The Chief Minister made this announcement at a press conference held after sangat darshan programmes in eight villages of this assembly segment, which is represented by him in the Vidhan Sabha. The programmes ...

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