Under the policy, separate advertisement sites/spaces have been proposed to be reserved for government advertisements which can be utilized by the government whenever required
Every consumer of urban population whether belonging to the domestic, transportation, business and industrial category would get the gas, Punjab minister Navjot Singh Sidhu said.
Amarinder said he discussed the issue of resignation, which the minister had submitted 10 days ago, with Congress president Rahul Gandhi today and then decided to accept the same.
The Punjab government also decided that government employees and retired pensioners who pay income tax would be excluded from the farm debt waiver scheme launched by Chief Minister Amarinder Singh.
According to the report, the ambitious debt waiver scheme launched by the Amarinder Singh government only focusses on marginal farmers with land less than 2.5 acres.
Chief Minister Amarinder Singh reviewed the progress in implementing the farm debt waiver scheme he had launched in Mansa district on Sunday during a meeting with officials and ministers, including Finance Minister Manpreet Badal.
Here's a short documentary on paddy stubble burning in Punjab and how it affects Delhi's air quality.
Farm debt waiver was one of the key promises of the Congress ahead of the state polls in February last year.
The Tower and Infrastructure Providers' Association (TAIPA) claimed that under the present policy, "abnormal charges and cumbersome processes" of local authorities are roadblocks to setting up of towers.
With the start of CNG supplies in Jalandhar, Punjab joins states like Delhi, Gujarat and Maharashtra to have compressed natural gas (CNG), an environment-friendly automobile fuel that is considered cheaper than diesel.
State elections dominated the political landscape in 2017. The BJP had another successful year, spreading its footprint to 19 states.
Delegation members said that they were concerned about the "forced" conversion of Sikhs to Islam in Pakistan and solicited the ministry's urgent intervention.
"Vodafone SuperNetTM 4G now covers 600 plus towns in Punjab, with over 550 towns being added over the past three months alone," said Arvind Nevatia, Business Head - Punjab, HP and J&K, Vodafone India in a release issued here.
The bus carrying more than 100 people was going from Kohat to Raiwind when the accident took place in Kallar Kahar town last night.
Apart from this, a paid holiday has been declared under section 135 B (1) RP Act 1651 for the registered voters of Himachal Pradesh who are working in the industrial establishments in Punjab to enable them to exercise their franchise, an official spokesman said.
The state government is reportedly spending Rs 49.51 crore every year on social security pensions, including old age, widow and disability pensions
Varun Beverages group has sought an anchor unit status in the extreme border zone with added advantage of an early bird unit for its proposed unit for aerated soft drinks, juice based drinks and table water at the Punjab State Industrial Export Corporation (PSIEC) developed industrial estate in Pathankot, he said.
The Punjab government had said that it had adopted the farmers from the “model village” of Kalar Majri in Patiala district and given them infrastructure and required incentives.
The plan has been drawn up by the Department of Science, Technology and Environment, on the direction of Chief Minister Amarinder Singh -- who has also appealed to farmers to abstain from burning the agricultural residue.
This scale of investments was not provided for urban development in the past, the union minister said.
Copies of the letter issued in this regard by the Ministry of Home Affairs along with the 'Flag Code of India, 2002' has been sent to division and deputy commissioners, an official spokesman said.
Bharti Foundation will be collaborating with the Punjab government under the 'Satya Bharti Abhiyan', Vijay Chadda, CEO, Bharti Foundation, said here.
The authorities had earlier suspended the services to prevent rumours from being spread, ahead of the court verdict against Dera Sacha Sauda chief Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh, who was convicted by a CBI court in Panchkula on Friday in a 15- year-old rape case.
There was no report of any violence in Haryana since yesterday even as security forces remained on alert.
As many as 80 buses bound for neighboring states were suspended today in view of the violence that erupted yesterday in Haryana and Punjab after the rape conviction of Dera Sacha Sauda chief Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh, a government official said.