CM Channi reached out to the Left leaders to make an electoral pact

Sources said Punjab Chief Minister Charanjit Singh Channi has approached leaders of CPI and CPM to explore the possibility of an alliance of Congress and Left parties to contest the upcoming assembly elections in the state. With former CM Amarinder Singh’s plan to launch a regional party to split the Congress in Punjab, Channi’s reach … Read more

Punjab CM-led group offers payers to Kartarpur gurdwara

Punjab Chief Minister Charanjit Singh Channi along with some of his cabinet ministers offered prayers at Gurdwara Darbar Sahib in Pakistan on Thursday after traveling through the visa-free Kartarpur corridor reopened for pilgrims after a gap of 20 months. The more than four kilometer long Kartarpur Corridor connects Gurdwara Darbar Sahib in Kartarpur, Pakistan with … Read more

Sidhu’s own path, Punjab cabinet accepts resignation of top public prosecutor

Under pressure from Punjab Congress President Navjot Singh Sidhu, the state cabinet on Tuesday accepted the resignation of Advocate General APS Deol. Chief Minister Charanjit Singh Channi said that a new Advocate General would be appointed on Wednesday. Addressing a press conference here after the cabinet meeting, Channi said Deol had resigned a few days … Read more

I may be poor but not weak; Sacrilege, drug problem will be solved: Punjab CM Channi’s befitting reply

A day after Punjab Congress chief Navjot Singh Sidhu targeted his government on the issues of sacrilege and drug trafficking, Chief Minister Charanjit Singh Channi on Saturday hit back that “I may be poor but not weak” and said that matters will be resolved. In a press conference on Friday, Sidhu had questioned the Channi-led … Read more