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15th and current Chief Minister of Punjab, India

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Amarinder Singh: 15th and current Chief Minister of Punjab, India
Captain Amarinder Singh is an Indian politician serving as the 15th and current Chief Minister of Punjab. An elected Member of the Legislative Assembly from Patiala, he was also the president of Punjab Pradesh Congress Committee, the state division of the Indian National Congress. He has also previously served as the Chief Minister of Punjab from 2002-2007. His father was the last Maharaja of the princely state of Patiala. He also served in the Indian Army from 1963 to 1966. In 1980, he won a seat in the Lok Sabha for the first time. He currently also serves as the chairman of the Punjab Urdu Academy.

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If Navjot Singh Sidhu doesn't want to do his job, there's nothing I can do: Punjab CM Captain Amarinder Singh

Asked if Sidhu had got in touch with him to resolve the issues, the Punjab CM says there was no need for it
DNA - Published

Convene all-party meet under PM's chairmanship to tackle water crisis: Amarinder Singh


IndiaTimes - Published

How can soldier refuse job assigned by a general: Amarinder on Sidhu's resignation

Punjab CM Amarinder Singh speaking about Navjot Singh Sidhu's resignation said that Sidhu cannot pick and choose ministries as generals cannot refuse work given to them. The CM added that "there should..
IndiaTimes - Published

There must be discipline, Sidhu can't refuse portfolio: Amarinder Singh

Navjot Singh Sidhu cannot pick and choose ministries as generals cannot refuse work given to them, said Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh on Monday speaking about the resignation row hitting his..
IndiaTimes - Published

Navjot Singh Sidhu sends resignation to Punjab CM Amarinder Singh

Navjot Singh Sidhu on Monday sent his resignation to chief minister of Punjab at his official residence, ending speculations that ensued through the weekend following the announcement of his exit from..
IndiaTimes - Published

Over a month after quitting, Navjot Singh Sidhu makes letter public

Sidhu, sore over Amarinder’s decision to divest him of the plum local bodies portfolio, had been awaiting intervention by the central Congress leadership. He chose to disclose his resignation after..
IndiaTimes - Published

Not my Captain: Sidhu snubs Amarinder, resigns from Punjab cabinet

In his tweet, Sidhu has addressed Rahul Gandhi as Congress President, who recently has resigned from the post.
DNA - Published

Sidhu says he has resigned as Punjab Minister, Amarinder's office denies receiving letter

In his tweet, Sidhu has addressed Rahul Gandhi as Congress President, who recently has resigned from the post.
DNA - Published

Patiala MP Preneet Kaur faints during cleanup campaign

The Congress MP and wife of Punjab chief minister Amarinder Singh collapsed as she arrived to flag off the Swachhta Shramdan drive to clean up plastic. The 75-year-old, later, on her Facebook page said..
IndiaTimes - Published

Amarinder Singh bats for ‘young blood’, but Congress still in fix over leadership

Punjab chief minister Amarinder Singh Thursday said a young leader should take the Congress reins from Rahul Gandhi while urging the party to empower its regional leaders, saying it did well in 2017..
IndiaTimes - Published

Centre bans pro-Khalistani Sikh group

Meanwhile, Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh hailed the government's decision
DNA - Published

Punjab CM Amarinder Singh hails Centre's decision to ban Sikhs for Justice

“Though the outfit (Sikh for Justice) deserved to be treated as a terrorist organisation, the govt of India had at least taken a long-overdue stand against SFJ, which had unleashed a wave of terror..
IndiaTimes - Published

Who after Rahul Gandhi? Call for 'gen-next' leader to head Congress grows louder

The young brigade's preference for youth over experience got a boost when Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh on Saturday asserted that a young person should be chosen as Gandhi's successor.
DNA - Published

Jyotiraditya Scindia & Milind Deora quit posts in Congress churn

Congress leaders Jyotiraditya Scindia and Milind Deora quit their organisational posts over “accountability” for the Lok Sabha defeat. ​Scindia resigned from the post of Congress general..
IndiaTimes - Published

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