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On Sunil Jakhar’s flattery in Cong jibe, Digvijaya says it took him so long…

  • Sunil Jakhar quit the Congress last week after an association of about 50 years. He said it was a “hard decision” for him. Five days later, he joined the BJP in presence of party’s national president JP Nadda.
Congress MP in Rajya Sabha Digvijaya Singh. (HT archive)
Congress MP in Rajya Sabha Digvijaya Singh. (HT archive)
Published on May 20, 2022 10:43 PM IST
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CM meets Shah: 2,000 additional troops to be deployed in Punjab, say Mann

The chief minister, Bhagwant Mann, spoke about the additional deployment after a meeting with Union home minister Amit Shah in Delhi during which the latter assured him of all assistance from the central government
Union Home Minister Amit Shah being presented a bouquet by Punjab Chief Minister Bhagwant Mann during a meeting, in New Delhi (PTI)
Union Home Minister Amit Shah being presented a bouquet by Punjab Chief Minister Bhagwant Mann during a meeting, in New Delhi (PTI)
Updated on May 20, 2022 01:28 AM IST
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2,000 more security personnel in Punjab, says CM Mann after meeting with Shah

Punjab chief minister Bhagwant Mann said union home minister Amit Shah told him there is no compromise on the national security and it is above party politics and the central government would provide all help necessary to the Punjab government.
Punjab chief minister Bhagwant Mann with union home minister Amit Shah(Twitter/Bhagwant Mann)
Punjab chief minister Bhagwant Mann with union home minister Amit Shah(Twitter/Bhagwant Mann)
Published on May 19, 2022 07:26 PM IST
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Punjab farmers end protest as Mann govt accepts key demands

In a three-hour-long meeting held with farm leaders, Punjab CM Bhagwant Mann announced a fresh schedule for staggered paddy sowing from June 14 and June 17
Punjab CM Bhagwant Mann during a meeting with protesting farmers, in Chandigarh on Wednesday. (ANI)
Punjab CM Bhagwant Mann during a meeting with protesting farmers, in Chandigarh on Wednesday. (ANI)
Updated on May 19, 2022 01:22 AM IST
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Punjab CM on farmers protest for bonus, MSP: ‘Will make everything right, but…’

Mann said that he had already announced purchasing the Basmati and Moongi crop on MSP adding that the state government was also incentivizing the farmers to adopt direct sowing.
Scores of farmers affiliated with the Sanyukt Kisan Morcha (SKM) laid a siege to a key road leading to Chandigarh from Mohali as they were not allowed march towards the official residence of CM Bhagwant Mann in Chandigarh. (Keshav Singh/Hindustan Times)
Scores of farmers affiliated with the Sanyukt Kisan Morcha (SKM) laid a siege to a key road leading to Chandigarh from Mohali as they were not allowed march towards the official residence of CM Bhagwant Mann in Chandigarh. (Keshav Singh/Hindustan Times)
Published on May 18, 2022 06:24 AM IST
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