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Cooperation Minister hands over appointment letters to 110 Field Executives in cooperative banks

Chandigarh (Raftaar News Bureau) : The Cooperation Minister S. Sukhjinder Singh Randhawa on Tuesday handed over appointment letters at the Markfed Head office to 110 Field Executives of 12 Central Cooperative Banks in order to augument the staff  and strengthen the working of the banks. These field executives have been appointed through …

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PUNJAB CM APPROVES ADDITIONAL RS.55 CR FOR BHAGWAN VALMIKI TIRATH STHAL

   Chandigarh  (Raftaar News Bureau) : Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh on Friday approved additional funds to the tune of Rs.55 crore for sprucing up the Bhagwan Valmiki Tirath Sthal at Ram Tirath in Amritsar, while directing the Cultural Affairs Department to develop the historic shrine as a world-class …

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Condition of occupation and cultivation for allotment of land to farmers reduced to 10 years: Rana Sodhi

• Speaker allows amendment in the ‘Punjab (Welfare and Settlement of Small and Marginal Farmers) Allotment of State Government Land Bill, 2020 tabled in the Punjab Chandigarh (Raftaar News Bureau) : The condition of 12 years occupation and cultivation for allotment of land to small and marginal farmers was today reduced …

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PUNJAB BECOMES 1ST INDIAN STATE TO FORMALLY REJECT BLACK FARM LAWS, ASSEMBLY PASSES UNANIMOUS RESOLUTION

·        HOUSE ALSO UNANIMOUSLY PASSES 3 AMENDMENT BILLS MOVED BY CM TO SAVE FARMERS, PROTECT MSP & CHECK HOARDING OF FOODGRAINS ·        BILL TO AMEND CPC TO PROVIDE RELIEF TO FARMERS FROM ATTACHMENT OF LAND UP TO 2.5 ACRES PASSED   Chandigarh (Raftaar News Bureau) :     Punjab on Tuesday became the …

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PATIALA POLICE REGISTERS CRIMINAL CASES AGAINST ILLEGAL INFLOW OF PADDY FROM OTHER STATES

 ENHANCES VIGIL ALL ALONG THE INTER STATE BORDER WITH HARYANA Patiala, October 18 (Raftaar News Bureau) :    Following Punjab Government’s instructions against the illegal flow of paddy from various other states into Punjab, the Patiala police has not only launched a massive drive but also succeeded in putting a …

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PUNJAB GOVT TO RE-VERIFY ALL THOSE LEFT OUT OR DELETED FROM SMART RATION CARD SCHEME

·        MOVE AIMED AT ENSURING NO GENUINE BENEFICIARY LEFT OUT & PROPER FOOD SECURITY GIVEN TO ALL   Chandigarh (Raftaar News Bureau) : In a major pro-poor initiative, the Punjab government will undertake a massive exercise to re-verify all the recently deleted and left-out beneficiaries under the Smart Ration Card …

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“DON’T NEED YOUR ADVICE OR ULTIMATUMS TO PROTECT FARMERS,” SAYS CAPT AMARINDER TO BADALS

·        SAYS SAD HAS NO MORAL GROUND OR POLITICAL STANDING TO DICTATE TERMS TO HIM OR HIS GOVT. ·        ALSO SAYS WON’T DISMISS DHARAMSOT ON AKALI ‘WHIMS & FANCIES’, MINISTER ALREADY GIVEN CLEAN CHIT   Chandigarh (Raftaar News Bureau) : Asserting that convening the Vidhan Sabha session to negate the Centre’s Farm …

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Tele-consultation services initiated to deal with anxiety, fear & stigma regarding Covid-19:  Balbir Sidhu

Positivity rate in Punjab has come down to 4% in first week of October & showing further decline Recovery rate of Punjab is nearly 89% higher than National average Chandigarh (Raftaar News Bureau) : To deal with anxiety, fear and stigma regarding Covid-19, the Captain Amarinder Singh led Punjab Government started …

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CAPT AMARINDER VOWS TO FIGHT TILL HIS LAST BREATH TO PROTECT PUNJAB FARMERS’ INTERESTS

·        SAYS HIS GOVT WILL TAKE BJP & ITS ALLIES, INCLUDING SAD, TO COURT OVER THE UNCONSTITUTIONAL ANTI-FARMER LAWS ·        POINTS OUT THAT CONGRESS MANIFESTO SPOKE OF REPEALING EXISTING APMC ACT TO BRING NEW IMPROVED ONE Chandigarh (Raftaar News Bureau) :      Vowing to fight till his last breath to protect …

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PUNJAB CM ASKS HEALTH DEPT TO STEP UP INDIGENOUS PRODUCTION OF MEDICAL OXYGEN TO SUPPLEMENT CURRENT SUPPLIES

·        1 INDUSTRIAL SUPPLIER GETS LICENSE TO MANUFACTURE MEDICAL OXYGEN, NODAL OFFICER APPOINTED TO MANAGE SUPPLY-DEMAND  ·        STATE TO SEND SAMPLES TO IMTECH TO CHECK POSSIBLE VIRUS MUTATION AS CAUSE FOR HIGH COVID FATALITY  Chandigarh (Raftaar News Bureau) :   With Covid cases and fatality in the state rising, Punjab Chief …

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