JUST IN — Mohammed Mustafa is Punjab’s new STF Chief, H S Sidhu appointed Special Principal Secretary to CM

Nitin Jain, DW Bureau, Chandigarh The Punjab Government on Saturday shifted high profile IPS officer, H S Sidhu from the post of the post Task Force (STF) Chief and posted DGP (Human Rights) Mohammed Mustafa in his place. A Home Department order said that Sidhu has been appointed as Special Principal Secretary to the Chief […]

Daily World Follow-up: Suresh Kumar returns to CMO as Chief Principal Secy

DW Bureau | Chandigarh Putting to rest all speculations and uncertainty, the 1983-batch IAS officer, Suresh Kumar on Monday returned to the Chief Minister’s Office (CMO) as Chief Principal Secretary to the CM, Punjab. His decision to join back the duties came after two rounds of meetings held today with Capt Amarinder Singh who had […]

Daily World Special on Irrigation Scam: Punjab Vigilance unearths large-scale irregularities in project allotments; top Govt officers, contractors on agency’s radar

Manish Tiwari | Chandigarh The annual turnover of one of the contractors who was allotted tenders worth Rs 1,000 crore in Drainage and Kandi wings, went up by almost 60 times ÔÇö from Rs 4.5 crore in 2007 to Rs 300 crore in 2017 Investigations by the Punjab Vigilance Bureau (VB) into the multi-crore irrigation […]

My govt will complete term: Fadnavis on BJP-Sena bickering

Mumbai Amid bitterness in ties with ally Shiv Sena, Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis has fired a fresh salvo questioning the opposition to his decision to provide security to Pakistani singer Ghulam Ali when Sena Chief’s family had hosted cricketer Javed Miandad from that country. The Chief Minister, at the same time, asserted that that the […]