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Punjab Assembly Polls

Congress Releases 1st List Of Candidates For Punjab, Sidhu To Contest From Amritsar East

Jan 15, 2022 PTI

As Congress released its first list of candidates for the upcoming Punjab Assembly elections, Navjot Singh Sidhu finds himself contesting from Amritsar East and CM Charanjit Singh Channi from Chamkaur Sahib.

Punjab Polls: Kejriwal Says Public Should Decide CM's Name

Jan 13, 2022 Outlook Web Desk

He had in June 2021 announced that the party's chief ministerial face for the 2022 Punjab Assembly polls will be from the Sikh community, and said the entire Punjab will be proud of him.

Punjab Elections 2022: Farmer Leader Charuni Floats New Party To Contest Polls, Other Unions Stay Away

As farm leader Gurnam Singh Charuni floats his own political party - Samyukt Sangharsh Party - he slammed political leaders and said they frame policies in 'favour of capitalists, while ignoring the interests of the poor'.

Navjot Singh Sidhu Might Get A ‘More Influential Role’ In Punjab: Sources

Jul 02, 2021 Outlook Web Bureau

The move of the Gandhi siblings to grant a long and exclusive audience to the voluble cricketer-turned-politician has pushed Congress further away from resolving its Punjab crisis.

Punjab CM Amarinder Singh To Lead Congress In Next Assembly Polls: PCC Chief Sunil Jakhar

Saying that the people have reposed their faith in the leadership of Singh, Punjab Congress president Sunil Jakhar announced the party's plans for the upcoming Assembly polls

17 February, 2021

Punjab Civic Body Polls: Congress Wins Six Municipal Corporations

Outlook Web Bureau

The Congress has won the municipal corporations of Bathinda, Kapurthala, Hoshiarpur and Pathankot, Batala and Abohar, officials said.

21 September, 2020

Congress Has Always Emerged Stronger After A Crisis: Asha Kumari

Ashwani Sharma

Asha Kumari is a gritty politician and an impressive orator who has also been an active force behind Congress's spectacular victory in 2017 Punjab elections.

19 February, 2020

'No Talks With Navjot Sidhu Yet': Bhagwant Mann On Rumours Of Congress Leader Joining AAP


Bhagwant Mann, however, said the doors of the party were open to all those who work for the welfare of the state without any vested interest.

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A farmer sits near his red chillies at a deserted APMC market, during the weekend curfew imposed by the Karnataka government to curb the spread of COVID-19, in Hubballi.

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Delhi Chief Minister & AAP National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal being welcomed by women supporters during his door-to-door campaign ahead of the Goa Assembly elections, in Goa.

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A health worker collects swab sample of a woman for COVID-19 test, amid concerns over rising Omicron cases, in Gurugram.

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Traffic jam on a road at Shalimar Bagh during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

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The Lajpat Nagar market wears a deserted look during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

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