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.
In a bid to mark the 550th birth anniversary of Guru Nanak Dev, Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh on Sunday announced that the state government will install a chair in the name of the first Guru in the premises of 11 universities.
To mark the 550th birth anniversary of Guru Nanak Dev, Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh on Sunday announced his government's decision to install a Chair in the name of the first Sikh Guru in 11 universities, including one in Iran.
Union Minister Hardeep Singh Puri on Saturday felt blessed after visiting Gurdwara Darbar Sahib in Pakistan's Kartarpur through the landmark corridor.
Condemning the withdrawal of Special Protection Group (SPG) security cover from Sonia Gandhi and her children -- Rahul Gandhi and Priyanka, Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh on Friday demanded an immediate revocation of the Central government's 'politically motivated' decision.
Condemning the withdrawal of SPG cover from Sonia Gandhi and her children, Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh on Friday demanded revocation of the central government's 'politically motivated' decision.
RSS functionaries on Wednesday decided to approach leaders across the political spectrum in its efforts to promote harmony in the wake of the Supreme Court verdict in the Ayodhya case, which is expected soon.
Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh on Wednesday said that Punjab government will implement the order of the Supreme Court directing Punjab, Haryana and Uttar Pradesh to give incentives for small and marginal farmers who shun stubble-burning.
Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh on Wednesday said he was happy that the Supreme Court had recognised the need to provide financial assistance to small and marginal farmers to check stubble burning.
Pakistan on Wednesday allowed officials from the Indian High Commission in Islamabad to visit the Kartarpur corridor and assess the security requirements in view of the likely arrival of VIP pilgrims from India, including former Prime Minister Manmohan Singh, for the November 9 inauguration.
Congress leader Navjot Singh Sidhu is unlikely to travel to Pakistan for the inauguration of the Kartarpur Corridor, sources said.