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Double standard of SGPC chief

Double standard of SGPC chief

At a time when Shiromani Gurudwara Parbandhak Committee (SGPC) has not allowed the police to probe the case of missing 267 saroops, the participation of its president Gobind Singh Longowal in Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) week-long protest against the theft of a Saroop of the Guru Granth Sahib from Ardaspura …

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Rethink as RRTs must

Rethink as RRTs must

At a time when  the state  Cocid patients’ tally has reached 21,930 and death toll to 539, the decision of Punjab government to disband Rapid Response Teams (RRTs) and deploy its around 3100 employees elsewhere, is shocking. With the rise of Covid patients, state health department authorities must deploy more …

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Like opposition, Congress leaders also want thorough probe

Like opposition, Congress leaders also want thorough probe

After opposition leaders, now congress MPs including Partap Singh Bajwa and Shamsher Singh Dullo on Monday demanded an impartial and thorough probe by the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) and Enforcement Directorate into the illegal liquor business in the state. The latest joint offensive of both against   Punjab congress government …

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Unlocking causes confusion

Unlocking causes confusion

Three days after the announcement of unlock 3.0, still there is a lack of clarity among the majority of residents. Since government authorities have not disseminated much-needed information, residents are interpreting the new orders as per their own understanding.

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Liquor kills as government fails 

Liquor kills as government fails 

The latest 62 deaths in three districts of  Punjab after drinking spurious liquor during the last two days has once against brought the nexus of politicians-smugglers back into focus. Though Punjab chief minister Amarinder Singh has ordered a magisterial probe, but chorus for the judicial probe has been rising as …

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Allay fears to improve testing 

Allay fears to improve testing 

Despite tall claims of Punjab congress government, it authorities have failed to improve testing and state has slipped from 5th to 8th position in terms of testing per million across the country. It has not only exposed the difference of claims and ground realities but also shows the lack of …

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SYL-Need Judicial committee with deadline

SAD Resolution Seeks An Appeal To Apex Court On SYL Direction

The decision of Supreme Court to urge both states of Punjab and Haryana to organize Chief Minister level talks to arrive at an amicable settlement on the Sutlej-Yamuna Link (SYL) canal issue, is a welcome step. Though there are grim chances of settlement as it’s a very sensitive issue for …

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