Chief Principal Secy to CM Suresh Kumar assumes office

DW Bureau / Chandigarh The newly appointed Chief Principal Secretary to Punjab Chief Minister, Suresh Kumar assumed office on Friday after the Capt Amarinder government issued orders regarding his appointment. A 1983-batch IAS officer, who last year retired as Additional Chief Secretary in the Punjab government, has been appointed as the Chief Principal Secretary to […]

Silent succession game SAD

The silent succession game that pushed several Akali stalwarts into political oblivion

Manish Tiwari / Chandigarh : After SAD supremo Parkash Singh Badal fractured his leg and subsequently lost the 2002 Assembly elections, many Akali stalwarts, having high ambitions, saw a godsend opportunity in the adversity of Badal and thought that the issue of succession had opened up within the Akali Dal. They waited and wished the […]