State Food Minister says Punjab govt unable to bear annual loss of over Rs 2,000 crore, urges Centre to increase storage capacity in Punjab, form policy so that excess food grains can be stored in other states; Union Food Minister Danve appreciates public distribution system (PDS) model of Punjab, shows interest in implementing it in entire country

DW BUREAU / CHANDIGARH / LUDHIANA Punjab Food, Civil Supplies & Consumer Affairs Minister Bharat Bhushan Ashu has appealed to the Union government that pertaining to shortage of storage food grains capacity in Punjab, they should formulate an effective policy to check damage of food grains in the state. He said that due to this […]

Caption: Chief Minister Capt Amarinder Singh addressing Congress protest dharna in Ludhiana on Monday

DW BUREAU / LUDHIANA Lashing out at the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) for trying to change the Constitution’s preamble, Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh on Monday called upon all Indians to unite against their divisive and dangerous attempts to destroy the nation’s secular fabric with the draconian Citizenship Amendment Act (CAA). His government will […]

Huge demand of skilled manpower from Punjab in overseas: Minister

DW BUREAU / CHANDIGARH / LUDHIANA Punjab Minister for Technical Education and Industrial Training, Employment Generation and Training, Tourism and Culture Affairs Charanjit Singh Channi on Monday said that there is huge demand of skilled manpower from Punjab in overseas and the state government is committed to offer skill development education through ITIs. Channi was […]