Tag Archives: amritsar

Amarinder visits Harmandir Sahib, Durgiana Mandir for the first time after being re-elected as CM
08.05.17 - team pt

Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh on Monday visited the historic Sri Harmandir Sahib, Durgiana Temple and Bhagwan Valmiki Tirath Sthal (Ram Tirath) to pay his obeisance and seek blessings for the people of Punjab.

The Chief Minister said it was a gratifying experience for him to ...

Punjab to emerge as tourism hub with UNESCO & ASI assistance: Sidhu
05.05.17 - TEAM PT

Tourism and Cultural Affairs Minister, Navjot Singh Sidhu chaired a high level meeting here today in which he disclosed that a comprehensive plan is being chalked out to make Punjab a hub of tourism sector besides connecting the youth with the rich cultural heritage of ...

SAD slams Captain for not visiting Darbar Sahib even forty days after taking Oath
27.04.17 - TEAM PT

The Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) today said it was unfortunate and untoward that Punjab chief minister Capt Amarinder Singh had forsaken his religious and social duty to visit Sri Harmandir Sahib and Durgiana Mandir after taking oath of office forty days back.

In a statement issued, ...

To facelift Amritsar; CM orders Planned and Sustainable Development
15.04.17 - TEAM PT

Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh on Saturday ordered a series of initiatives to ensure planned, sustainable and holistic development of Amritsar, with special focus on the problem-stricken Walled City.

Presiding over a high level meeting to review the ongoing works in the city, the Chief ...

Ex-AAP leader Dr Daljit Singh joins Congress, Amarinder says will further strengthen party in Amritsar
14.01.17 - TEAM PT

Captain Amarinder on Saturday welcomed into the party fold prominent former AAP leader, Dr. Daljit Singh, with the confidence that his entry into the party would give it a strong boost in the golden city of Punjab.
Describing Dr. Singh as a prominent citizen and eye ...

BJP fields Chinna for Amritsar Lok Sabha bypoll
12.01.17 - TEAM PT

The BJP today announced the name of Sardar Rajinder Mohan Chinna as its candidate for the Amritsar Lok Sabha bypoll that takes place alongside the assembly polls on February 4. Chinna’s candidature was declared during the meeting of the party’s parliamentary board in Delhi. The ...

Navjot Singh Sidhu will tentatively contest from Amritsar East: Wife
04.01.17 - TEAM PT

Cricketer-turned-politician Navjot Singh Sidhu may contest the Punjab Assembly elections from Amritsar East, according to his wife Dr. Navjot Kaur who recently joined the Congress party. "He (Navjot Singh Sidhu) will tentatively contest Assembly elections from Amritsar East.”
Dr Sidhu said that the cricketer-turned-politician will be ...

Modi, Ghani visit Golden Temple, serve ‘langar’
04.12.16 - TEAM PT

Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Afghan President Ashraf Ghani today took a heritage walk and visited the Golden Temple soon after arriving in this holy town to attend the Heart of Asia conference.
They were honoured with ‘Siropao’ (robe of honour) by the head granthi. 
Modi and ...

Kirpal Singh Badungar appointed as SGPC President for second time
05.11.16 - TEAM PT

Prof Kirpal Singh Badungar was appointed the 41st president of the Shiromani Gurdwara Parbandhak Committee at the Sikh body’s general house meeting here on Saturday.
Badungar's name was proposed by the Punjab Cabinet Minister Tota Singh and seconded by former SGPC President Bibi Jagir Kaur during ...

CM dedicates Amritsar beautification project to Humanity
25.10.16 - TEAM PT

Punjab CM Mr. Parkash Singh Badal today dedicated one of the world’s best heritage street with ethnic outlook from Townhall to Sri Harmandir Sahib besides another magnificent entrance gate depicting marvel of ancient Sikh architecture as an integral part of Amritsar Beautification Project to the ...

Seven children killed as school bus falls in canal in Amritsar
20.09.16 - Sameer Arora

Seven children were killed and 17 others injured when a school bus fell into a canal at Mahawa border out post near Attari border today. 

The incident occurred while the school bus, carrying 37 students, was crossing a narrow bridge on its way to drop the ...

Kejriwal apologizes for manifesto goof-up, performs sewa at Golden Temple
18.07.16 - TEAM PT

Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) national convener and Delhi chief minister Arvind Kejriwal washed utensils at the Golden Temple and tendered an apology for showing disrespect to Sikh's one of most sacred and revered place of worship 'Golden Temple' and their holy book Sri Guru Granth ...




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