Punjab CM To Send 36 Principal To Asian Country For Skill Enhancement
CM Bhagwant Mann announced that 36 principals from Punjab will have the opportunity to visit Singapore for professional training. The decision was taken to enhance the education system of Punjab, as this principal will get training and enhance their skills. The 36 school principal will head to Singapore on February 4, said the Punjab Government. The Punjab government aims to help lakhs of students from across the state.
Tags: Bhagwant Mann, Punjab CM, Education Enhancement, Skill Upgrade, Asian Country
Courtesy: The Free Press Journal
Punjab CM Approves Hike In Minimum Wages Of Construction Workers In State
Punjab CM Bhagwant Mann gave nod to hike the minimum wages of construction workers by Rs 715 per month. The decision to this effect was taken during a review meeting of the Punjab Building and Other Construction Workers Welfare Board. Moreover, minimum wages of unskilled workers have been hiked to Rs 9,907 from existing Rs 9,192 whereas that of semi-skilled have been enhanced to Rs 10,687 from Rs 9,972.
Tags: Punjab CM, Bhagwant Mann, Wages Hike, construction workers, meeting
Punjab Governor Withdraws Order Of Special Assembly Session, CM Calls For Meeting
A major drawback for AAP-led Punjab Government, Governor Banwarilal Purohit thwarted the Bhagwant Mann-led regime's plan to summon a special assembly session. On September 21, Purohit withdrew an earlier order calling the special session on September 22, saying it had sought legal opinion after Congress and the BJP approached. After the governor's decision, the Punjab CM called for a special Cabinet meeting to discuss the future courses of… read-more
Tags: AAP-Government, Governor Banwarilal Purohit, Special Assembly Session, Bhagwant Mann, summones
Punjab CM Calls For Special Assembly Session To Pass Confidence Motion
Punjab CM Bhagwant Mann announced to conduct of a special Punjab Assembly Session. The special State Legislative Assembly session has been called on September 22, to pass a confidence motion. As per sources, the special motion will be in regard to the recent attempt of poaching AAP MLAs into the BJP, by offering a huge sum of Rs 25 crores, aiming to topple the AAP-led Punjab government.
Tags: BJP, AAP, Bhagwant Mann, Topple Government, ASSEMBLY SESSION
Punjab CM Bhagwant Mann Assures Full Support To Recruit Agniveers
Punjab CM Bhagwant Mann asked district authorities to provide full support for the recently launched military scheme, 'Agnipath' after the Indian Army flagged 'vacillating' support from local administration. On September 14, Mann tweeted, "All Deputy commissioners were directed to provide complete support to Army Authorities for recruitment of Agniveers in Punjab. Any laxity shall be viewed seriously." The effort was to recruit maximum… read-more
Tags: Bhagwant Mann, Agnipath Scheme, Agniveers, Punjab CM, Army Candidates
Courtesy: The Free Press Journal
Punjab Govt Approves Draft Of Electric Vehicles Policy
AAP-led Punjab Government recently approved to draft Electric Vehicle (EV) policy in the State. CM Bhagwant Mann gave a nod to draft the new EV policy, with an aim to promote electric vehicles in the Punjab region. The new policy will aim to reduce carbon emissions. Furthermore, the major thrust of the new policy will be in Ludhiana, Jalandhar, Amristar, Patiala and Bhatinda.
Tags: Electric Vehicles, Punjab Government, Bhagwant Mann, New Policy, Amritsar
Courtesy: Economic Times
Punjab Governor Banwarilal Purohit Clears 'One MLA, One Pension' Scheme
Punjab Governor Banwarilal Purohit has cleared the "one MLA, one pension" scheme, informed CM Bhagwant Mann, on August 13. The update has come three months after the bill was passed in the state cabinet. Punjab CM Mann took to Twitter, and expressed his joy. "This will save a lot of tax," he said. With this scheme, pensions to MLAs will not be paid based on number of terms.
Tags: Bhagwant Mann, Punjab, Banwarilal Purohit, One MLA One Pension scheme, AAP
Courtesy: Hindustan Times
Security Tightened In Punjab's Pathankot Amid Independence Day Preparations
Punjab police has tightened security in the state's Pathankot region, ahead of preparations of India's 75th Independence Day. Pathankot is a district that shares international borders with Pakistan. According to Senior Superintendent of Pathankot police, the personnel have all "geared up for security". Pathankot also shares state borders with J… read-more
Tags: Punjab, Pathankot, Bhagwant Mann, Independence Day, Pakistan
Punjab CM Announces Rs 40 Lakh Cash Prize For Weightlifter Harjinder Kaur
The Punjab Government announced Rs 40 Lakhs for weightlifter Harjinder Kaur, on August 2. CM Bhagwant Maan announced the money for the victory of Kaur at the Commonwealth Games 2022, after she won a bronze medal, at Birmingham, England. Furthermore, CM Maan stated that the government is committed to encouraging those who excel in sports and that these athletes will be given cash prizes for their efforts.
Tags: Bhagwant Mann, Punjab CM, Cash Prize, Harjinder Kaur, Weightlifter, Commonwealth Games
Courtesy: The Statesman
Punjab CM Bhagwant Mann Announces Vinod Ghai As Next Advocate General
Punjab CM Bhagwant Mann informed that lawyer Vinod Ghai will be appointed as the next Advocate General of the state. This has come after the resignation of former Advocate General Anmol Ratan Sidhu, who put down his papers for reasons unknown. CM Mann announced the matter after emerging from cabinet meeting, stating that Ghai "is a competent lawyer". "… read-more
Tags: Punjab, Bhagwant Mann, Advocate General, Vinod Ghai, AAP