PUNJAB CONGRESS

  • Congress demands Punjabi language in UT Chandigarh offices September 14, 2013

    Chandigarh: A delegation of Punjab Congress leaders on Sunday met Prime Minister Manmohan Singh and demanded that Punjabi be designated as the official language for the administration in the Union Territory of Chandigarh. The delegation, comprising Punjab CLP leader Sunil Jakhar and former Chief Minister Rajinder Kaur Bhattal, also demanded that...
  • Punjab: Amarinder's aide resigns as PCC secretary March 6, 2013

    Chandigarh: A day after Congress leader Amarinder Singh was divested of the charge of party's Punjab unit chief, his close aide Major(retd) Amardeep Singh on Wednesday resigned as Pradesh Congress Committee secretary. Amardeep said, it was his "moral" duty to resign so that the new PCC president can constitute his...
  • Cong workers replace CM's photos with PM's, arrested November 30, 2012

    Jalandhar: The president of the Punjab Youth Congress was on Friday arrested along with his supporters when they tried to replace photographs of Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal with those of Prime Minister Manmohan Singh on the vehicles of the 108 ambulance service. However, they were later released. Stating that the...