Bhagwant Mann makes mother tongue Punjabi compulsory in aptitude test for government jobs

Chandigarh, May 25 Chief Minister Bhagwant Mann announced that mother tongue Punjab has been made mandatory in the aptitude test for government jobs . “Punjabi has been made compulsory. At least…

Punjab CM directs tourism department to invite global tenders for prestigious project ‘Pind Babe Nank Da’

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, May 24 Punjab Chief Minister Bhagwant Mann on Tuesday directed the Tourism and Cultural Affairs department to invite global tenders for the prestigious project ‘Pind…

Punjab CM ousts Vijay Singla from his Cabinet on corruption charges

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, May 24 Reiterating his government’s firm commitment to make Punjab a corruption-free state, the Chief Minister Bhagwant Mann today dismissed Health Minister Dr Vijay Singla…

Punjab CM reacts strongly on Jathedar Akal Takht statement on keeping licensed weapons

Chandigarh, May 23 Punjab Chief Minister Bhagwant Mann reacted strongly to statement of Giani Harpreet Singh Jathedar Akal Takht advising Sikhs to keep licensed weapons with them. CM said that…

Bhagwant Mann committed to transform state farmers’ destiny

Chandigarh, May 23 With a view to transforming the destiny of state farmers, the Punjab Chief Minister Bhagwant Mann on Sunday reiterated his government’s firm commitment to make agriculture an…

CMs including Mann at Tagore Theater to provide financial assistance to farmers’ families

Chandigarh, May 22 Three Chief Ministers including Punjab CM Bhagwant Mann arrived at Tagore Theatre to pay tributes to the martyrs of Galwan Valley & farmers who died during the…

With Punjab CM’s concerted efforts, Union authorities agrees to acquire Moong on MSP

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, May 21  On the persistent efforts of Punjab Chief Minister Bhagwant Mann, the Government of India (GoI) has agreed to implement a Price Support Scheme…

Punjab CM orders constitution of Vigilance committees for distribution of Wheat & Atta

Chandigarh, May 20 The Chief Minister, Bhagwant Mann has ordered the constitution of Vigilance Committees at the District, Block, and Fair Price Shop level to monitor the distribution of wheat…

Punjab CM orders constitution of Vigilance committees for distribution of Wheat & Atta

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, May 20 The Chief Minister, Bhagwant Mann has ordered the constitution of Vigilance Committees at the District, Block and Fair Price Shop level to monitor…

Punjab CM meets Shah, seeks MSP for Basmati

The Fact News Service New Delhi/ Chandigarh, May 20 Punjab Chief Minister Bhagwant Mann called on Union Home Minister Amit Shah on Thursday and impressed upon him to issue notification…

As farmers’ agitation continues, Punjab CM calls protest as unwarranted, undesirable

Mohali, May 18 As the farmers’ agitation near the Chandigarh-Mohali border continued on Wednesday over various demands including a bonus on wheat, Punjab Chief Minister Bhagwant Mann called the protest…

Stopped from entering Chandigarh, Punjab farmers begin protest at Chandigarh-Mohali border; CM says open for talks

Chandigarh, May 18 Farmers from Punjab sat on a protest near the Chandigarh-Mohali border today after being stopped from heading to the state’s capital to raise various demands, including a…

Punjab CM should immediately shift his focus towards deteriorating law and order situation in state: Dhindsa

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, May 11 Shiromani Akali Dal (Sanyukt) President and former Union Minister, Sukhdev Singh Dhindsa has expressed deep concern over the Rocket-Propelled Grenade (RPG) attack at…

Punjab CM announces single window in every district for investors

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, May 10  Punjab Chief Minister Bhagwant Mann on Tuesday announced that the state government will set up single window in every district to ensure speedy…

Punjab CM directs police to launch major crackdown on drug peddlers

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, May 9 Showing zero tolerance towards the menace of drugs, the Punjab Chief Minister Bhagwant Mann on Monday categorically directed the police force to launch…

Punjab CM announces Rs. 1 crore as Ex gratia and Govt Job to one member of Martyr Subedar Hardeep Singh’s family

Chandigarh, May 8 Punjab Chief Minister Bhagwant Mann on Sunday announced an ex-gratia grant of Rs. One Crore besides a government job to one member of the bereaved family of…

Australian High Commissioner Barry O’Farrell calls on Punjab CM

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, May 4 In a bid to give fillip to bilateral trade, Australian High Commissioner Barry O’Farrell evinced keen interest to forge collaboration, especially in the…

Punjab CM seeks uninterrupted & regular power supply for farmers in ensuing paddy season

The Fact News Service New Delhi, April 25 Punjab Chief Minister Bhagwant Mann on Monday impressed upon the Union Power Minister RK singh to ensure uninterrupted and regular supply to…

Punjab CM to visit premier health and school educational institutes of Delhi Government tomorrow

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, April 24 In a bid to revamp the existing health and education infrastructure across the state, the Punjab Chief Minister Bhagwant Mann would undertake a…

Punjab CM greets people on Prakash Purb of Sri Guru Tegh Bahadur Ji

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, April 21  Punjab Chief Minister Bhagwant Mann on Thursday greeted the people on Prakash Purb of the Ninth Sikh Guru Sri Guru Tegh Bahadur Ji.…

Ask Home Minister to withdraw extension in jurisdiction given to BSF: SAD asks Punjab CM

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, April 15 The Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) today requested chief minister Bhagwant Singh Mann to immediately apprise the union home minister that the dual jurisdiction…

Punjab CM orders private schools to display list of shops selling books & uniform

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, April 12 On the directions of Punjab Chief Minister Bhagwant Mann, State Education Department on Tuesday ordered the private schools to immediately display the list…

Punjab CM announces to set up Anti-Gangster Task Force headed by ADGP rank officer

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, April 5 In a bid to wipe out gangster’s network operating across the state so as to create a sense of security amongst the citizens,…

Punjab CM Bhagwant Mann underscores need to emerge state Jail system as No.1 across country

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, March 30 Emphasizing on the need to bring sweeping reforms in the Jail administration, Punjab Chief Minister Bhagwant Mann on Wednesday exhorted the officers of…

Bir Devinder Singh welcomes new pension rules for MLAs but objects to abrupt announcement by Punjab CM

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, March 28 Former Deputy Speaker of Punjab Vidhan Sabha Bir Devinder Singh has welcomed the new pension rules for MLAs but he said pensionary benefits…

Punjab CM directs authorities for action upon receiving complaint on govt’s anti-corruption helpline

Chandigarh, March 26 Punjab Chief Minister Bhagwant Mann on Friday came down heavily on “those caught asking for bribes” and said that he has directed the authorities for “immediate investigation”…

Bhagwant Mann directs both civil & police officers to discharge your duties as public servant

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, March 17 Punjab Chief Minister Bhagwant Mann on Thursday exhorted the top brass of state Civil and Police Administration to discharge their duties as a…

Punjab CM writes to EAM for safe evacuation of Punjabis stranded in Ukraine

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, February 25 Punjab Chief Minister Charanjit Singh Channi on Friday urged the Union Minister of External Affairs Dr. Subrahmanyam Jaishankar to immediately make necessary arrangements…

Punjab CM Charanjit Singh Channi visits Naina Devi temple in Himachal

Bilaspur, February 8 A day after he was named the chief ministerial candidate of the Congress in Punjab, the Chief Minister Charanjit Singh Channi on Monday visited Naina Devi Temple…

CM Channi files his nomination from Bhadaur Assembly

Barnala, January 31 Punjab Chief Minister and Congress leader Charanjit Singh Channi filed his nomination from Bhadaur Assembly constituency in Barnala district on Monday ahead of Punjab Assembly polls. The…

ED should probe Punjab CM & Vikramjeet family’s role in Phillaur’s illegal sand mining: Damanvir Phillaur

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, January 29 Shiromani Akali Dal (Sanyukt) national general secretary Damanvir Singh Phillaur said that CM Channi’s recent visit to Phillaur to canvas for Phillaur’s Congress…

Congress Ticket Row: Jagmohan Kang attacks Channi for canceling his ticket; will field his son from Kharar

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, January 27 Congress leader Jagmohan Singh Kang leveled allegations against Punjab CM Charanjit Channi after he was not given a ticket from Kharar constituency. While…

BJP attacks AAP’s choice for Punjab CM, alleges Mann to be ‘addict’

New Delhi, December 20 Days after AAP chose comedian-turned-politician Bhagwant Mann as its chief ministerial candidate for the state of Punjab, the BJP took a dig at the party by…

Punjab CM Channi’s brother says will fight as independent from Bassi Pathana after Congress fields sitting MLA

Chandigarh, January 16 Punjab Chief Minister Charanjit Singh Channi’s brother Manohar Singh, who was eyeing a Congress ticket from Bassi Pathana assembly seat, on Sunday said he will contest as…

Empowering women has always been on top of my agenda, says Punjab CM Charanjit Channi

Chandigarh, January 16 Punjab Chief Minister Charanjit Singh Channi on Sunday said empowering women has always been on top of his agenda as their empowerment is vital for the development…

Smriti Irani slams Punjab CM Channi for briefing ‘private citizen’ Priyanka Gandhi on PM’s security breach

New Delhi, January 12 Calling Congress leader Priyanka Gandhi Vadra a private citizen, Union Minister Smriti Irani on Wednesday slammed Punjab CM Charanjit Singh Channi for briefing Priyanka on PM…

Punjab government to only give recognition to decisions given by Mahants of Hindu deras regarding their successors: CM

The Fact News Service Patiala, January 8 Punjab Chief Minister Charanjit Singh Channi on Friday said that the Punjab Government would only recognize the decisions made by the mahants of…

Punjab CM announces Rs 10 crore for overall development of Rajpura constituency

The Fact News Service Rajpura, January 8 In a bid to ensure the overall development of the Rajpura constituency, the Punjab Chief Minister Charanjit Singh Channi on Friday announced Rs.…

‘Life threat’ gimmick of PM aimed at toppling democratically elected government in Punjab says CM

The Fact News Service Tanda, January 6 Punjab Chief Minister Charanjit Singh Channi today said that Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s ‘life threat’ gimmick was aimed at toppling a democratically elected…

Stop questioning our nationalist credentials and defaming Punjab: CM to PM Modi

The Fact News Service Machhiwara, January 6 Giving a befitting reply to those questioning the nationalistic credentials of Punjab, the Chief Minister Charanjit Singh Channi on Thursday made it clear…

Punjab CM hands over cheques worth Rs. 23 crore to 457 registered Gaushalas of State

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, January 6 With a view to ensure proper upkeep of Gaushalas and care of precious ‘Gaudhan’, the Punjab Chief Minister Charanjit Singh Channi on Wednesday…

“Punjab CM and Home Minister should quit”, says Captain Amarinder on security breach on PM’s route in state

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, January 5 Former Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh slammed Punjab Government over a security breach on PM Narendra Modi’s route to BJP rally in Ferozepur.…

CM launches Punjab Govt rozgar guarantee for youth scheme

The Fact News Service Phagwara , January 5 Punjab Chief Minister Charanjit Singh Channi on Tuesday announced to provide one lakh jobs to youth within a year. Addressing a mammoth…

Punjab CM announces increase in monthly emoluments of Anganwari workers, Mini Anganwari workers and Helpers

The Fact News Service Morinda, January 4 With a view to improve the lot of the Anganwari workers, the Punjab Chief Minister Charanjit Singh Channi on Tuesday announced hike in…

Punjab CM announces special chair in memory of Shaheed Udham Singh

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, January 1 Punjab Chief Minister Charanjit Singh Channi announced a special chair in the memory of Shaheed Udham Singh will be set up soon in…

Punjab CM lays foundation stone of slew of development works worth Rs 16 crore in Urban Estate

The Fact News Service Jalandhar, January 1 Punjab Chief Minister Charanjit Singh Channi on Friday laid the foundation stone for initiation of development works worth Rs. 16 crore related to…

Punjab CM announces ex-gratia grant of Rs. 50 lakh and govt job to one member of martyr Lance Naik Jasbir Singh

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, December 31  Punjab Chief Minister Charanjit Singh Channi on Friday announced ex-gratia grant of Rs. 50 lakh and a government job to one member of…

Punjab Govt launches free bus passes for government and private students

The Fact News Service Mohali, December 29 Punjab CM Charanjit Singh Channi, who has been in the news for various reasons, has now become a bus driver. The Punjab government…

Punjab CM pays obeisance at Dera Baba Murad Shah and Darbar Almast Bapu Lal Badshah

The Fact News Service Jalandhar, December 27 Punjab Chief Minister Charanjit Singh Channi on Sunday paid obeisance at Dera Baba Murad Shah and Darbar Almast Bapu Lal Badshah, Nakodar. Accompanied…

Punjab CM pays obeisance at Gurudwara Sri Fatehgarh Sahib

The Fact News Service Sri Fatehgarh Sahib, December 26 The Punjab Chief Minister Charanjit Singh Channi on Sunday paid obeisance at Gurdwara Sri Fatehgarh Sahib on the second day of…

Punjab CM pays obeisance at Gurdawara Sri Qatalgarh Sahib, undertakes march from Morinda to Chamkaur Sahib

The Fact News Service Sri Chamkaur Sahib The Punjab Chief Minister Charanjit Singh Channi on Monday undertook march from his Morinda residence accompanied by his family to Sri Chamkaur Sahib…

Punjab CM lays foundation stones of development projects worth Rs 87 crore in Zira

The Fact News Service Zira, December 19 In a bonanza for the Zira assembly constituency, the Punjab Chief Minister Charanjit Singh Channi on Sunday laid the Foundation stones of slew…

Punjab CM condemns sacrilege attempt at Golden Temple, directs police to identify ‘real conspirators’

New Delhi , December 19 Punjab Chief Minister Charanjit Singh Channi on Saturday condemned an alleged sacrilege attempt at the Sri Harimandir Sahib or the Golden Temple in Amritsar and…

Punjab CM pays obeisance at ‘Tap Asthan’ of Sri Guru Ravidass ji at Khuralgarh

The Fact News Service Khuralgarh, December 18 Punjab Chief Minister Charanjit Singh Channi on Saturday visited the ‘Tap Asthan’ of Sri Guru Ravidass Ji to pay obeisance and took blessings.…

Punjab CM slams BSP leadership for selling party to Akali Dal

The Fact News Service Jalandhar, December 17  Punjab Chief Minister Charanjit Singh Channi today said that BSP leadership has backstabbed the Schedule caste brethren by selling the party to Shiromani…

Punjab CM announces setting up a chair at University level for studying of holy bible

The Fact News Service Gurdaspur, December 17 The Punjab Chief Minister Charanjit Singh Channi on Thursday made a slew of historical announcements for the Christian community including setting up of…

Punjab CM lays foundation stones of development projects worth Rs.1050 crore for Sangrur

The Fact News Service  Sangrur, December 14  With a view to boost the industrial and medical education sectors in the State, the Punjab Chief Minister Charanjit Singh Channi on Tuesday…

Punjab CM initiates ‘Loan Waiver’ upto Rs.50,000 of Punjab State SCs and BCc Land Development Finance Corporation

The Fact News Service Morinda, December 12  The Punjab Chief Minister Charanjit Singh Channi on Saturday started the loan waiver scheme of the Punjab Scheduled Castes and Backward Classes Land…