Daily World Special: Punjab Govt marches ahead with new taxes

High-level meeting chaired by the CM gives nod to levy professional tax, hike RDF/Mandi Fees, motor vehicle tax; but no luxury tax on 5-star hotels DW Bureau / Chandigarh The Punjab government has decided in-principle to levy new taxes, including professional tax, rural development fund (RDF) and Mandi fees as well as motor vehicle tax […]

Daily World Exclusive: Amarinder Govt set to waive off farm loan; 10 lakh farmers to benefit

36,700 big farmers who have taken Rs 8,000 crore loan will, however, not get the relief DW Bureau / Chandigarh Punjab Chief Minister Capt Amarinder Singh is all set to announce the State GovernmentÔÇÖs loan waiver scheme in the Punjab Assembly on June 19 that is likely to benefit almost 10 lakh small and marginal […]

No impact of change being felt in field; Punjab Govt concerned

DW Bureau / Chandigarh The Anxiety of the newly-elected Congress Government was evident in the twin back-to-back meetings chaired by Chief Minister Capt Amarinder Singh in presence of Punjab Congress president Sunil Jakhar with senior administrative secretaries and subsequently with Deputy Commissioners here on Thursday. Sources said the main concern expressed on behalf of the […]

ECI to achieve 100 pc vote enrollment before elections: CEO

ePaper Version: DW BUREAU / PATIALA:┬áThe Election Commission is all set to achieve the target of enrolling 100 per cent voters especially the first time voters before the ensuing Vidhan Sabha Elections in Punjab. This was stated here today by the chief Electoral Officer Punjab, VK.Singh while addressing a huge gathering of youth in Punjabi […]

AAP will make a clean sweep, says Sanjay Singh

ePaper Version: DW Bureau / Chhappaar (Ludhiana) :┬áAam Aadmi PartyÔÇÖs Punjab Affairs In Charge Sanjay Singh addressing a political conference at Chhappaar Mela asserted that AAP will make a complete sweep by winning 100 plus seats in the coming Vidhan Sabha elections in Punjab and a leader from Punjab itself will be the Chief Minister […]