Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) president Sukhbir Singh Badal today condemned the murderous attack on two forest officials in Mohali by the sand mafia, saying attacks of government officials as well as large scale illegal sand mining were continuing unabated because the Congress government was patronizing the mafia and also hand in glove with it.
The SAD and BJP agreed to form a high-level coordination committee comprising senior leaders from the two sides to ensure close working together of the parties at every level.
Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) president Sukhbir Singh Badal today thanked the party rank and file for working tirelessly to retain the party vote share in the Shahkot by-election to emerge as the principal opposition party.
Deepkamal Kaur Tribune News Service Shahkot (Jalandhar), May 23 To boost Congress campaign for the May 28 byelection, Local Bodies Minister Navjot Singh Sidhu on Wednesday addressed four rallies in favour of Hardev Singh Laddi Sherowalia. The minister gave high-voltage speeches loaded with comedy, mimicry and poetry. He held his first rally at Talwandi Madho village. He mainly targeted SAD chief Sukhbir Badal and former minister Bikram Majithia whom he repeatedly called “Fakhr-e-Quam de fukre”, besides the usual names that he uses like “jija-sala” etc. He took a jibe on Sukhbir over a failed water bus project at Harike, saying: “He probably went to Amsterdam with his dad and insisted upon starting this project wasting Rs 8 crore in the process. He told him chal gya teer nhi tan tukka, ror
Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) president Sukhbir Singh Badal today asked the Election Commission to depute senior Observers in this constituency, saying Congress candidate Hardev Singh Laadi was openly threatening Akali workers with dire consequences if they came out to vote on May 28.
Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) president Sukhbir Singh Badal today said the Union Environment ministry had deputed a central team to assess the ecological damage caused by the sugar mill of the family of the chief minister’s Religious Advisor Paramjit Sarna by releasing industrial effluents into the Beas river.
CHANDIGARH: The Shiromani Akali Dal president and former Deputy Chief Minister, Punjab, S Sukhbir Singh Badal today accused the Punjab government of “patronizing an environmental massacre in Punjab by turning a blind eye to the massive and man-made ecological disastercaused by the Chadha Sugar Industries and owners of the distillery.”
Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) president Sukhbir Singh Badal today condemned the Congress government for ignoring the plight of thousands of musk melon farmers whose crop was damaged due to hail and asked it to explain why Girdwari was not done to assess the damage nor any compensation provided to them.
Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) president Sukhbir Singh Badal today warned the Congress as well as its Shahkot by-poll candidate Hardev Singh Laddi not to try to intimidate or persecute Akali workers even as he asked the party rank and file to unite to take on such high- handedness.
Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) president Sukhbir Singh Badal today demanded a judicial probe into the brutal murder of Kabaddi sportsperson Lakshmi Devi, saying the district police was siding with goons at the instance of Congress leaders leading to barbaric acts of violence against small the marginal farmers.