Harsimrat Kaur Badal is the Union Cabinet Minister of Food Processing in the Government of India and member of parliament from Bathinda. She is a member of Shiromani Akali Dal. Her husband Sukhbir Singh Badal was the deputy chief minister of Punjab and the president of Shiromani Akali Dal.
Amid growing disenchantment within the Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) with Sukhbir Badals leadership, several Punjab cabinet ministers on Sunday launched a scathing attack on the party, saying it had clearly been reduced to the personal fiefdom of the Badal family.
Condemning the attack on gurdwara Nankana Sahib in Pakistan, Union Minister Harsimrat Kaur Badal on Saturday came down heavily on the opposition parties for not supporting the Citizenship Amendment Act and asked what the Congress would do if the persecuted panthi's family seeks refuge in India under the new law.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday paid his tributes to Savitribai Phule on her birth anniversary, saying she dedicated her life to social unity, education and women empowerment.
Union Minister Harsimrat Kaur Badal on Tuesday condemned the rape and murder of Telangana veterinarian and said that courts should wrap up cases of rape in a time-bound manner and pronounce verdict in as many days as the age of the victim.
Union Minister Harsimrat Kaur Badal on Saturday said that the Kartarpur Corridor which was inaugurated today will bring peace between two countries.
Union Minister Harsimrat Kaur Badal on Wednesday urged Prime Minister Narendra Modi to allow MPs to use the MPLAD funds to curb the practice of stubble burning by funding stubble cleng and super seeder machines to farmers.
In a stinging response to Union Minister Harsimrat Kaur Badal's tirade against Congress government, Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh on Sunday reminded the Akali leader that it was her own Shirom Akali Dal (SAD) regime that had allegedly heaped humiliation on the Akal Takht Jathedar in sharp contrast to his government, which has always treated the Sikh temporal seat with exemplary respect.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi will inaugurate the much-awaited Kartarpur corridor, connecting the Dera Baba Nanak shrine in Punjab's Gurdaspur with Darbar Sahib Gurdwara in Pakistan, on November 8.
On the occasion of the 500th birth anniversary of Sri Guru Nanak Dev, Union food processing industries minister Harsimrat Kaur Badal on Sunday urged Union Human Resource Development Minister Ramesh Pokhariyal to dedicate the upcoming Indian Institute of Management (IIM) in Amritsar to the revered guru.
Railways Minister Piyush Goyal and Union Ministers Harsh Vardhan and Harsimrat Kaur Badal on Friday flagged off 'Sarbat Da Bhalla Express' at New Delhi railway station.