Farmers’ rage spills on to road in Haryana

Farmers’ rage spills on to road in Haryana

Monday, 21 September 2020 | PNS | Chandigarh

Farmers in Haryana on Sunday protested against the agriculture-related farm Bills, blocking most of the national and State highways across the State. The Bharatiya Kisan Union’s Haryana unit, supported by other farmer outfits, held the Statewide protest against the Centre’s farm Bills during which protesters had blocked the roads for three...

Haryana Deputy CM reassures farmers that bills will not harm their interests

Monday, 21 September 2020 | PNS | Chandigarh

Under pressure to follow in the footsteps of BJP’s ally- SAD- on the issue of three-farm bills, Haryana Deputy Chief Minister Dushyant Chautala on Sunday reassured farmers that the bills will not harm the interests of the farming community. “There is not a single line of eliminating minimum support price (MSP)...

Punjab Minister asks Arhtiyas to protest ‘draconian’ farm bills

Monday, 21 September 2020 | PNS | Sangrur/Chandigarh

Punjab Cabinet Minister Vijay Inder Singla on Sunday gave a call to the arhtiya (commission agents) community to protest the new draconian farm bills that the Central Government is trying to force down their throat. “I proudly say that I belong to the Arhtiya community that is the strongest link between...

Punjab Cong, Akalis enter verbal duel on farm bills

Monday, 21 September 2020 | PNS | Chandigarh

WHY MUM ON PASSING OF FARM ORDINANCES WITH HARSIMRAT BEING PART OF UNION CABINET: RANDHAWA ASKS BADAL Punjab Cabinet Minister Sukhjinder Singh Randhawa on Sunday questioned former Chief Minister and Akali veteran Parkash Singh Badal as to why he kept mum when the farm ordinances were passed in the presence of...

Punjab Govt to take BJP, its allies to court

Monday, 21 September 2020 | PNS | Chandigarh

Vowing to fight till his last breath to protect the interests of the State’s farmers, Punjab Chief Minister Capt Amarinder Singh on Sunday said that the State Government will take the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) and its allies, including the Akalis, to the court over the new “unconstitutional, undemocratic and...

Punjab CS directs DCS, CPS and SSPS to redouble efforts to ensure containment, management of Covid-19

Sunday, 20 September 2020 | PNS | Chandigarh

Punjab Chief Secretary Vini Mahajan on Saturday directed all the Deputy Commissioners, Commissioners of Police, Senior Superintendent of Police, Municipal Corporation Commissioners, Civil Surgeons and senior IAS officers of the state to redouble all efforts to combat the Covid-19 pandemic. Chairing a review meeting with these officers through Video conferencing, the...

PUNJAB CS ASKS MANUFACTURERS TO RAMP UP MEDICAL OXYGEN PRODUCTION TO SAVE LIVES FROM COVID

Sunday, 20 September 2020 | PNS | Chandigarh

Amid growing concerns of shortage of Medical Oxygen for COVID patients, Punjab Chief Secretary Vini Mahajan on Saturday asked Oxygen manufacturers in the state to ramp up production, while directing the government departments concerned to ensure 24X7 power availability and adequate supply of empty cylinders to ensure uninterrupted and seamless...

Adventure Tourism to be made safer in HP: Govind Singh Thakur

Sunday, 20 September 2020 | PNS | Shimla

Himachal Education, Language, Art and Culture Minister Govind Singh Thakur on Saturday presided over a meeting organized by Tourism and Civil Aviation to make river rafting, paragliding and other tourism activities safer in the state. The Minister said that the Government is making all possible efforts to strengthen tourism activities and ...

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