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.
Punjab Chief Minister Capt Amarinder Singh on Sunday ordered a magisterial inquiry into the escape of three prisoners from Amritsar Central Jail.
Twitterati on Saturday paid rich tributes to former Prime Minister Lal Bahadur Shastri on his 54th death anniversary.
A host of dignitaries led by Prime Minister Narendra Modi were among the netizens who paid homage to the martyrs of the 2001 terrorist attack on Parliament. #ParliamentAttack trended on the social media platform, garnering 6,489 tweets.
Shirom Akali Dal (SAD) president Sukhbir Singh Badal on Wednesday condemned Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh for recommending special remission and release of five Police personnel undergoing sentence in different jails in the state for the offences committed when the state faced militancy.
Punjab Chief Minister Capt Amarinder Singh on Tuesday accused Shirom Akali Dal leaders Harsimrat Badal and Sukhbir Badal of obstructing coordination between the state government and Shirom Gurudwara Prabandhak Committee (SGPC) for Parkash Purb celebrations to mark 550th birth anniversary of Guru Nanak.
Punjab Chief Minister Capt Amarinder Singh on Thursday said that the state government was fully prepared to counter any terror threat from Pakistan and there was no link of the recent recovery of Pakistan-origin weapons with the 550th birth anniversary celebrations of Sri Guru Nanak Dev next month.
Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh on Tuesday asked the Centre to cut down on the 30-day notice period for pilgrims to apply online for visiting the Kartarpur Sahib Gurdwara during the 550th birth anniversary celebrations of Guru Nanak Dev.
Election strategist Prashant Kishor met West Bengal Chief Minister and Trinamool leader Mamata Banerjee on Thursday in an indication that he would assist the party in its preparations for the 2021 assembly polls where BJP is expected to put up a major challenge.