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    Amarinder Singh

    Captain Amarinder Singh is an Indian politician, who is currently the 15th Chief Minister of Punjab. An elected Member of the Legislative Assembly from Patiala, he was also the president of Punjab Pradesh Congress Committee, the state division of the Indian National Congress.

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    Punjab CM asks farmers not to resort to stubble burning
    National

    Punjab CM asks farmers not to resort to stubble burning

    Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh on Saturday appealed to the farmers in his state not to resort to paddy stubble burning, as a mark of respect for the historic 550th Prakash Parb of the first Sikh Guru.

    Capt Amarinder reiterates demand for withdrawal of Pak's proposed 'jizya' on Kartarpur visitors
    National

    Capt Amarinder reiterates demand for withdrawal of Pak's proposed 'jizya' on Kartarpur visitors

    Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh on Thursday reiterated his demand for the immediate withdrawal of proposed facilitation charges on visitors to the historic Gurdwara Sri Kartarpur Sahib by Pakist authorities by comparing it with 'Jazia'.

    Punjab: Class XI, XII students of government schools to get smart phones from December
    National

    Punjab: Class XI, XII students of government schools to get smart phones from December

    The Punjab Cabinet on Thursday approved the implementation of the 'Mobile Phones to the Youth' scheme from December this year.

    Punjab CM Capt Amarinder reviews Kartarpur Corridor construction work at Dera Baba Nanak
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    Punjab CM Capt Amarinder reviews Kartarpur Corridor construction work at Dera Baba Nanak

    With less than two months to go for the historic 550th 'Prakash Purab' of Guru Nanak Dev, Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh on Thursday took stock of the ongoing construction work for the Kartarpur Corridor, while sanctioning Rs 75.23 crore for widening and strengthening of the major roads leading to this iconic town.

    Punjab CM asks ministers to draw up action plans
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    Punjab CM asks ministers to draw up action plans

    With his government completing its half term, Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh on Monday directed his ministers to draw up comprehensive action plans and engage more closely with the MLAs to give further impetus to the development works in their regions.

    Amarinder's push for Digital Punjab Mission
    National

    Amarinder's push for Digital Punjab Mission

    The Punjab Government will soon have a special IT Cadre for effective implementation of its ambitious e-Governance initiatives as part of the 'Digital Punjab' mission.

    Punjab CM urges Odisha counterpart Patnaik to reverse decision to demolish Mangu Mutt in Puri
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    Punjab CM urges Odisha counterpart Patnaik to reverse decision to demolish Mangu Mutt in Puri

    Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh on Saturday wrote to his Odisha counterpart Naveen Patnaik urging him to retract the state government's decision to demolish the Mangu Mutt in Puri associated with Sikhism founder Guru Nanak Dev.

    Punjab CM welcomes Centre's decision on 'black list'
    National

    Punjab CM welcomes Centre's decision on 'black list'

    Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh on Friday welcomed the Centre's decision to virtually scrap the controversial 'black list', which he said was totally discriminatory towards the Sikh community.

    Sonia asks leaders to coordinate, work on manifesto
    National

    Sonia asks leaders to coordinate, work on manifesto

    Stressing performance of the Congress governments in four states and a Union Territory, party interim chief Sonia Gandhi here on Friday met Chief Ministers, in-charge of states and state party chiefs and asked them to work in coordination.

    Punjab CM hails decision on blacklisted foreign Sikhs
    National

    Punjab CM hails decision on blacklisted foreign Sikhs

    Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh on Friday hailed the Centre's decision to scrap the controversial blacklist, which was totally discriminatory towards the Sikh community, in response to the state's persistent demand and efforts.

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