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Punjab to canalise its rivers with technical support of WB and ADB

SULTANPUR LODHI: Reviewing the ground situation in the flood-hit villages for the second time this week, Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh on Thursday announced that his government would canalise all the rivers of the state, taking technical support from World Bank (WB) and Asian Development Bank (ADB).

Center must release Rs. 100 crore for 550th Parkash Purb celeberations of Sri Guru Nanak Dev Ji: Channi

CHANDIGARH: The Punjab Government is going to celebrate the 550th Parkash Purb of Sri Guru Nanak Dev Ji on a grand scale with full religious fervour. The celebrations would see ‘Nanak Naam Leva Sangat’ from all corners of the globe. The Punjab Government solicits wholehearted cooperation from the Union Government with regard to these celebrations. The Tourism and Cultural Affairs Minister, Punjab, Mr. Charanjit Singh Channi emphatically took up this issue with the Union Tourism Minister Mr. Prahlad Patel during an informal meeting with the latter in New Delhi today. Mr. Channi also demanded that the Union Government must immediately release Rs. 100 crore for the celebrations.

Pujab minister appeals center to set up'Guru Nanak Bagichi' at Kartarpur corridor

CHANDIGARH: With a view to leave no stone unturned to turn the 550th Parkash Purb celebrations of Sahib Sri Guru Nanak Dev Ji into memorable ones, the Punjab Government is pulling out all stops. In keeping with the strategy, the Cooperation and Jails Minister, Punjab, S. Sukhjinder Singh Randhawa today called upon the Secretary, Border Management, Union Ministry of Home Affairs Mr. B.R. Sharma at the National Capital.

Capt Amarinder Singh warns Anti-National forces against attempt to destroy peace

JALANDHAR: Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh on Thursday warned inimical forces against any attempt to destroy the peace and harmony of the country, while calling upon the people to join hands in fighting such forces.

Capt Amarinder kick starts development projects worth Rs.265 Cr for Jalandhar and Kapurthala

KARTARPUR: Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh on Wednesday laid foundation stones/inaugurated a slew of development projects, worth Rs 265.15 crores, to spruce up Jalandhar and Kapurthala districts.

Punjab CM Capt Amarinder Singh urges Pak not to keep promise on Kartarpur Sahib corridor

CHANDIGARH: Expressing concern over reports of a `discernible slowdown’ in Pakistan’s activities for the Kartarpur Corridor development, Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh on Sunday urged the neighbouring country not to back out from their commitment on this vital project, which was of supreme religious importance to the Sikh community.

Aman Arora shamed Punjab politicians collecting Goonda Tax on material meant for Kartarpur SahIb corridor

CHANDIGARH: Reacting sharply on the reports of goons patronized by political leaders collecting ‘Goonda Tax’ from the contractor engaged in constructing 4.5 km-long Sri Kartarpur Sahib corridor, the Aam Aadmi Party MLA from Sunam, Aman Arora on Friday criticized the present Capt. Amarinder Singh led Congress govt for patronizing the sand mafia in state.

Kapurthala administration to launch app for facilitating pilgrims coming to Sultanpur lodhi for parkash Purab of Sri Guru Nanak Dev ji

SULTANPUR LODHI (KAPURTHALA): Deputy Commissioner Kapurthala  DPS Kharbanda today said that the district administration would soon launch a mobile app to facilitate the pilgrims coming to the holy city of Sultanpur Lodhi during functions to mark 550th parkash Purab of Sri Guru Nanak Dev ji.

Punjab CM makes Rs.22 crore budget allocation for Chhatbir and other Zoos in state

CHANDIGARH: The Mahendra Chaudhary Zoological Park, Chhatbir and other zoos in the state on Thursday got a budgetary infusion of Rs 22 crore for their development with Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh giving the go-ahead for the same.

Over 500 Sikh pilgrims to enter India from Pakistan

AMRITSAR:  In a first-of-its-kind since India's partition, a team of over 500 Sikh pilgrims will enter India from Pakistan via road on Thursday after paying obeisance at the historic Nankana Sahib as part of the 550th birth anniversary celebrations of Guru Nanak Dev, the founder of Sikhism, event organisers said.

Baba Banda Singh Bahadur International Foundation to host 11 events in Canada, USA on Guru Nanak's Parkash Purb

CHANDIGARH: Baba Banda Singh Bahadur International Foundation will give full support to the Punjab Government to commemorate the 550th Prakash Purb of Guru Nanak Dev Ji.

DC inaugurates district level games to commemorate 550th parkash Punjab

JALANDHAR:  Deputy Commissioner Kulwant Singh envisioned the district level games as a catalyst for ensuring the holistic development of youths.

Nepal Envoy calls on Punjab CM, shows interest in investing in transport, tourism

CHANDIGARH: Encouraged by the positive business climate in the state, Nepal has expressed interest in investing in the areas of Transport, Agriculture and Tourism in Punjab.

Punjab govt to organise free visit of students to Sultanpur Lodhi on 5550th Guru Nanak Purb

CHANDIGARH: The Punjab Government has decided to arrange free visit for students of the State to the Holy City of Sultanpur Lodhi on the 550th Parkash Purb of Sri Guru Nanak Dev ji. After presiding over a meeting to review the arrangements for the 550th Parkash Purb celebrations here today, the Tourism & Cultural Affairs Minister Mr. Charanjit Singh Channi while disclosing this directed the Transport Department to make all necessary arrangements for the visit of students to the Holy City.

Gadkari assures Manish Tewari on Banga-Naina Devi Road in Anandpur Sahib constituency

JALANDHAR: Union Minister for Road Transport and Highways Nitin Gadkari has assured necessary action on the completion of the Banga-Garhshankar-Sri Anandpur Sahib-Naina Devi Road which falls in his parliamentary constituency.

Capt Amarinder releases Ist volume of coffee table book on 550th Parkash Purb of Guru Nanak Dev

CHANDIGARH: Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh on Wednesday released the first volume of a state government coffee table book on the 550th Prakash Purb celebrations of Sri Guru Nanak Dev Ji.

USA Sikh Children Get Leadership Lessons at a Summer camp

WASHINGTON: Over 105 Sikh youth were given leadership training based on Guru Nanak’s principles of meaningful life at a week-long camp held in Maryland, USA.

Punjab CM demands from center second AIIMS for state on Guru Nanak's 550th Parkash Purb

NEW DELHI:  Union Health Minister Dr Harsh Vardhan has sought a detailed proposal from Punjab for dedicating the second AIIMS in the state to the historic 550th Birth Anniversary of Sri Guru Nanak Dev Ji, in response to a request for the same from Chief Minister Captain Amarinder.

If Sidhu doesn't want to do his job, there is nothing I can do about it: Punjab CM

CHANDIGARH:  Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh on Monday said if Navjot Sidhu did not want to do his job, there was nothing he could do about it.

Capt Amarinder appreciates Pak decision to remove permit for passage through Kartarpur corridor

CHANDIGARH: Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh has welcomed Pakistan’s decision to remove the requirement of separate permit system to allow pilgrims to travel through the historic Kartarpur Corridor, as had been demanded by him, but requested waiver of passport also to facilitate devotees from the rural areas of the state.


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