Delhi | The Indian Express
A day after the Governor, in his address in the Vidhan Sabha, reiterated the state government’s commitment to supporting the Gaushalas, Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh on Wednesday okayed the release of Rs. 2.20 crore for the upkeep and management of cattle pounds (gaushalas) being run under the aegis of the Deputy Commissioners of the districts.
NEW DELHI: Promoters of Kingfisher Airlines Ltd (KAL), including embattled liquor baron Vijay Mallya and United Breweries Holdings Ltd (UBHL), were in possession of substantial quantities of movable assets in the form of shares of various public limited companies but showed no intention to clear dues of banks with these instruments, the Enforcement Directorate (ED) investigation into the affairs of the now defunct airlines has revealed.
JALANDHAR: Senior Advisor to Chief Minister Lieutenant General (Retd.) TS Shergill today said that as per the feedback provided by the Guardians of Governance (GoGs), the Punjab government has decided to allocate Rs 4000 crore for the comprehensive development of all the villages.
CHANDIGARH: The Tourism, Cultural Affairs and Local Government Minister, Punjab, Navjot Singh Sidhu inaugurated the World Wetland Day function today at one of the most important wetlands of Punjab at Harike. On this occasion, he inspected the exhibition put up by his department in which very attractive photographs of birds of wetlands and its landscape were displayed.
CHANDIGARH: With the Punjab government seeking a waiver of the Rs 31,000 crore food account issue, the Chairman of the 15th Finance Commission on Wednesday announced the formation of a committee to find ways of settling the matter.