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Shiromani Akali Dal (Amritsar), registered with the Election Commission of India as Shiromani Akali Dal (Simranjit Singh Mann), is a splinter group, led by Simranjit Singh Mann,[4] of the Shiromani Akali Dal. Akali Dal Amritsar was formed on 1 May 1994 at Shri Akal Takht (highest temporal seat of Sikhs), a six-member committee of Simranjit Singh Mann, Capt. Amarinder Singh, Retd col. Jasmer Singh bala, Bhai Manjit singh, Surjit Singh Barnala and Jagdev singh Talwandi was constituted to build up the structure of new party. Later on Simranjit singh Mann was elected the president of Akali Dal Amritsar unanimously
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Punjab Constructing a Safe Future for the Construction Workers

Punjab Government has taken big strides for the upliftment of construction workers. Punjab Building & Other Construction Workers Welfare Board (PBOCW) had sanctioned amount of Rs.185.66 crore against 87764 applications of the beneficiaries under various Welfare Schemes outlined for the laborers... (more)
Centres of Excellence in Punjab to Groom 6000 Sports Persons

- An annual budget of Rs.50 crores allotted to Punjab institute of Sports for the training of sports persons
- Punjab was the first state in the country to have dedicated sports fund for promotion of sports. Plans to increase the budget to Rs.100 crores
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Punjab to Constitute a “Think Tank” on Agriculture Sector as a Bridge between the Farmers and the Policy Makers

In a historic move to involve the farmers in the policy making, Punjab Chief Minister Mr. Parkash Singh Badal has approved to constitute a ‘Think Tank’ for agriculture sector. The Think Tank will be an exclusively Farmer’s organization with Agro experts, progressive farmers a... (more)
Punjab Government becomes the First in India to Introduce Mobile e-Cards for Cashless Insurance Scheme for Employees/Pensioners

In another first in India, Punjab Government employees/pensioners have been issued Mobile e-cards to provide details of the Punjab Government employees and Pensioner Health Insurance Scheme (PGIPHIS). Any employee can download on his/her mobile the special App "PGEPHIS" and can look into ... (more)
22744 Patients Benefited from Mukhmantri Cancer RahatKosh Scheme

- Financial assistance of Over 277 Crores given to the patients
- Undertaken various projects to make cancer treatment easily accessible to the patients in Punjab
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Canadian Firm ‘Kitchener’ Evinces Interest in Investing 100 million dollars in IT Park Mohali

- Ontario and Punjab inks MoU for economic development of both regions
- Focus on economic co-operation skill development, energy and technology
- Punjab to provide cheapest power besides other incentives to upcoming units to boost the industry in Punjab.
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Punjab Bags Winning Trophy of 34th National Rowing Championship Held at Hyderabad, Wins 5 Medals

The ardent Punjab Rowers show cased another stellar performance and bagged overall trophy in the 34th National Rowing Championship held at Hyderabad. Punjabhas won two gold, two silver and one bronze medals in 500 mtr and 2000 mtr Rowing Championships.With 22 states and more than 400 participants t... (more)
Punjab to Open 3 More Meritorious Schools

To take forward progressive agenda of imparting free and quality education to the poor but meritorious students the Punjab government is all set to start academics in three new Residential schools for meritorious students at Sangrur, Ferozepur and Gurdaspur.
Existing 7 merito... (more)
“Vigyan Yatra” for the School Students of Punjab, to Infuse Scientific Temper in them

In a bid to imbibe scientific temper amongst the students of 6th class onwards, the Punjab Chief Minister Mr. Parkash Singh Badal today approved ‘Mukh Mantri Vigyan Yatra’ scheme to initially undertake an excursion trip of nearly 28,000 students from the Government schools of Punjab, fr... (more)
Punjab to soon get Educity, Modeled on Oxford University

Punjab is coming up with Educity, the most ambitious education project of Punjab Government at new Chandigarh, Mullanpur. The Educity will be modeled on the Oxford University. With a variety of institutions, several constituent colleges and a wide range of academic departments, the Educity would ho... (more)