Punjab Vidhan Sabha led by Chief Minister @BhagwantMann unanimously passed a confidence motion in the favor of the state govt during the session of the state assembly. CM said that the motion was brought in Vidhan Sabha to show that the state govt enjoys the confidence of the people.
In the ongoing 36th National Games at Gujarat, players from Punjab won three gold, one silver and three bronze medals, besides an athlete creating a new record at National Games record by an athlete from Punjab. Punjab has won a total of 38 medals, so far, with 11 gold, 14 silver and 13 bronze medals. Sports Minister Meet Hayer congratulated the winning players.
Punjab government led by Chief Minister @BhagwantMann has decided to set up five cardiac care centres in Punjab. Revealing this, Health and Family Welfare Minister Chetan Singh Jauramajra said that the process to set up these centres has already been initiated.
Punjab bagged awards in four categories under Swachh Bharat Mission Grameen. State secured first position in biodegradable waste management in the wall painting category. Punjab awarded second prize for ODF sustainability measures, disclosed Cabinet Minister Brahm Shanker Jimpa.
Chief Minister @BhagwantMann announced to increase the price of sugarcane to ₹380 per quintal from existing ₹360 per quintal on the floor of Punjab Vidhan Sabha, CM said that the farmers will get an additional ₹20 per quintal under SAP of sugarcane as compared to last year.
While addressing group of students, Punjab Vidhan Sabha Speaker Kultar Singh Sandhwan said that school students will be regularly invited to Vidhan Sabha sessions to broaden their horizons & show them functioning of the govt. Students were specially invited by him to attend session.
A major blow to ISI backed drone-based Khalistan Tiger Force (KTF) terror-module after Rupnagar Police apprehended its two operatives from Chamkaur Sahib area, said DGP, Punjab Police Gaurav Yadav. Terror module is being operated by Canada-based terrorist/gangster Arshdeep Singh who is a close associate of KTF’s Canada-based chief Hardeep Singh.
Presiding over state level function to mark Swachh Bharat Diwas, Water supply and sanitation Minister Brahm Shanker Jimpa reiterated the firm commitment of state government to make state healthy and clean. He was accompanied by Deputy Speaker Jai Krishan Singh Rori.
As part of the ongoing war against drugs launched on the directions of Chief Minister @BhagwantMann, @FatehgarhSahibPolice has busted an inter-state pharmaceutical drug cartel with the arrest of a Haryana resident after recovering 2.51 lakh Pharma opioids from his possession.