Meanwhile, farmer groups continued their protests and ‘rail roko’ agitations in different parts of Punjab.
Protests by farmers against the new laws have been ongoing for the past few days over that passage of three laws - The Farmers Produce Trade and Commerce (Promotion and Facilitation) Act, 2020, The Farmers (Empowerment and Protection) Agreement on Price Assurance and Farm Service Act, 2020, and The Essential Commodities (Amendment) Act, 2020.Watch the full video for all the details.
In a controversial move, cricketer Harbhajan Singh paid tribute to Khalistani terrorist Jarnail Singh Bhindranwale and others killed inside the Golden Temple during Operation Blue Star.
#HarbhajanSingh #BlueStar #KhalistaniTerrorist
The Golden Temple in Amritsar illuminated on birth anniversary of Guru Arjan Dev. Devotees visited the gurdwara on the occasion . Diyas were also lit and fireworks were performed on the 5th guru's birthday at the gurdwara. Guru Arjan Dev is the 5th Sikh Guru.
On the special occasion of 400th Parkash Purab, devotees virtually witnessed the beautiful decorations and fireworks at Golden Temple on May 01. Guru Tegh Bahadur was the ninth Guru of the Sikh religion. Today nation is celebrating 400th birth anniversary of Guru Teg Bahadur.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi visited Gurudwara Sis Ganj Sahib in Delhi on Saturday morning. PM Modi offered prayers at the gurudwara on the 400th Prakash Purab of Guru Teg Bahadur. He visited gurudwara without a security route, special security arrangements. Earlier in the day, the prime minister had extended Parkash Purab greetings on Twitter. On the occasion, devotees took holy dip in 'Sarovar' at Golden Temple in Amritsar. Guru Tegh Bahadur was the ninth Guru (Apr 1, 1621-Nov 11, 1675) of Sikh religion.
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Punjab's Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) and Mayawati's Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) are all set to announce a coalition for the 2022 Assembly elections. The two parties were allies in 1996 before the SAD discarded the BSP to form an alliance with the Bharatiya Janata Party.
#Mayawati #BSPSADAlliance #2022AssemblyElections
At least two cops were martyred after terrorists attacked a joint team of police and CRPF in Jammu and Kashmir's Sopore, 2 civilians were also killed; The Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) has formed an alliance with the Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) for the Punjab Assembly elections in 2022; Congress leader Sachin Pilot is in Delhi to try and meet with the party leadership on demands that he says have remained unresolved months after he was promised a solution. All this and more news at 2 PM.
#KashmirAttack #Lakshadweep #SachinPilot
Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) candidate A Namassivayam has won from Mannadipet constituency in Puducherry. He defeated the DMK's candidate A Krishnan by a margin of 2,750. Speaking to ANI, Namassivayam said that NDA will take up welfare activities for the people of Puducherry. "I am thankful to the voters for electing me as their representative. NDA will take up welfare activities for people of Puducherry and continue to work for them," said Namassivayam.
A criminal case was registered against unknown persons for allegedly impersonating political strategist Prashant Kishor and reportedly using his name to incite some political leaders against Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh.
#PrashantKishor #AmarinderSingh #PunjabCM
Union Minister Pratap Sarangi sustained injuries in a road accident on May 09. A tractor lost its balance near Podasuli in Baleshwar district and hit the Minister's car. Local police rushed to the spot and took the minister at district Hospital for the treatment. After the treatment, health of the Union Minister is stable and out of danger.
A week after results of the Assam Assembly elections were announced, the Bharatiya Janata Party finally ended the suspense about who will be the new Chief Minister. Himanta Biswa Sarma, a minister in the outgoing government has been selected for the top post. He will be replacing Sarbananda Sonowal who may be accommodated in the Union Cabinet in the future. The announcement was made during a meeting of the BJP legislative party, which was also attended by Union minister and BJP central observer Narendra Tomar. Watch the full video for more.
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Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) president Sukhbir Singh Badal visited Golden Temple in Amritsar on October 01. Badal led Kisan March rally from here today. The march, which also began from Sri Damdama Sahib..