Tag Archives: Shiromani Akali Dal

Campaigning for Phoolka, funny Mann takes jibes at Badal

Ludhiana, Punjab: Villagers termed Bhagwant Mann “Rural Kejriwal” as he reached Narangwal on a tempo for the road show from Sangrur highway to Jagraon on Wednesday. Villagers followed the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) candidate from Sangrur in hordes even as women left their household work and rushed out of their homes to catch his glimpse. Mann held the road show in ...

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Akalis protest over Capt Amarinder’s ‘clean chit’ to Tytler

New Delhi: A large number of SAD workers protested outside the Congress headquarters here on Monday over former Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh giving a “clean chit” to Congress leader Jagdish Tytler in the 1984 Sikh genocide. Capt Amarinder Singh, Congress candidate from Amritsar Lok Sabha constituency, told a television news channel in an interview that Tytler’s name in the 1984 ...

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SAD to reopen ’84 genocide cases

Bathinda, Punjab: With 1984 Sikh genocide back as a poll issue in Punjab, the ruling Shiromani Akali Dal on Monday latched on to the emotive issue by promising to reopen the cases after three decades. Riding high on the hope of the NDA forming the government at the Centre, the party’s poll manifesto released on Monday added more ammunition to ...

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Clear your stance on Indira’s Darbar Sahib sacrilege: SAD to Capt

Amritsar, Punjab: The Shiromani Akali Dal ( SAD) on Friday asked Cong ress candidate from Amritsar Capt Amarinder Singh to “categorically state his revised opinion of former Prime Minister Indira Gandhi and her armed assault on the Golden Temple in June 1984”. “It has become imperative for the masses to know Capt Singh’s stand, because he has shocked everyone by his ...

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Phoolka writes to CM over ‘false propaganda’ against him

Ludhiana, Punjab: Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) candidate from Ludhiana HS Phoolka has written a letter to Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal to complain about the “false and malicious propaganda” being carried out by the Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) against him in connection with his work for 1984 genocide victims. Alleging that it was a conspiracy to malign his name, Phoolka has ...

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