Chhindwara, MP, Feb 10 (UNI) After assuming his present mantle, Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Kamal Nath on his maiden visit here recently in his new capacity had averred that announcements would henceforward be made not by the Chief Minister but by the officers who would be given responsibility to ensure implementation and completion.Bhopal, Feb 10 (UNI) The maximum and minimum temperatures recorded on Sunday in Madhya Pradesh s principal cities towns: Place Max Min (in degrees Celsius) Bhopal 23.
Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) lawmaker Bhagwant Mann will take over the reins of the party's Punjab unit on January 30, it was announced on Tuesday.
On March 16, 2018, Mann resigned as party s Punjab unit president, following Kejriwal s apology to Akali leader and former Punjab Revenue Minister Bikram Singh Majithia. Mann said that he was quitting the party post in a tweet but had maintained that his fight against drug mafia will continue.He had said, "I m resigning as a president of AAP Punjab but my fight against drug mafia and all kind of corruption in Punjab will continue as an Aam Aadmi of Punjab. "
AAP member questions sacking of internal Lokpal, gets suspended AAP forms unit in Mizoram AAP leader Bhagwant Mann at the meet, The Aam Aadmi Party will contest parliamentary polls in states where the BJP is strong, and will monitor the situation in the country before taking a call on being the part of grand alliance, said senior party leader Gopal Rai on Friday, adding that the party has decided to fight the autocracy of the Narendra Modi government. The Aam Aadmi Party will fight against this autocracy by challenging the BJP in states where it is strong, he said. Rai, when asked about AAP s participation in the proposed Mahagathbandhan , said: We will monitor the situation and take a decision accordingly .
Khaira loves to sport dapper lookAam Aadmi Party (AAP) dissident group leader Sukhpal Singh Khaira isn 't just known for his combative style of politics. The sharp tongued MLA 's sartorial sense also sets him apart from most of the other politicians in Punjab. The master of lsquo;a quote a day ' style of politics has perhaps held more press conferences than any other political leader in the state in the last one year. And, he dresses sharp each time, wearing spotless, crease free kurta churidars and half jackets with pagris (headgears) in vibrant contrast colours. Occasionally, he dons well fitted T shirts with jeans. Always careful about his overall look, Khaira even asks the camerapersons whether they have got the light and camera angles right. Not everyone seems impressed with the dapper former leader of opposition, though. His party colleague, Sangrur MP Bhagwant Mann, took a dig at his sartorial sense and political style the other day, saying that all he did used to do was go live on Facebook with a pen worth Rs 12,000 in his pocket. One man 's meat is another man 's poison
The chief minister is said to have given an explanation behind his apology to Majithia. Majithia had slapped a defamation case against Kejriwal and other AAP leaders for accusing the former of drug trade during the 2017 Punjab Assembly polls campaign. According to party sources, the Punjab AAP MLAs present in the meeting are believed to have been convinced with Kejriwal;s explanation. However, only half of the dissenting party MLAs were present in the meeting, with the remaining legislators still miffed with the party leadership. ;Anyhow, it rules out any split in the party in Punjab, as of now. Forming a separate group or splitting the party would require the consent of two third of the 20 AAP MLAs,; the sources said.Among the prominent absentees were Leader of Opposition in the Punjab Assembly, Sukhpal Singh Khaira and Bhagwant Mann, AAP MP from Sangrur. There have been different demands by the AAP MLAs and party leaders from Punjab after Kejriwal 's apology letter went public, ranging from giving them more autonomy to forming a different group in protest. Aman Arora, AAP MLA from Suna, who had attended the meeting said there was some "miscommunication . The reason he (Kejriwal) had apologised is because he has several cases against him in many parts of the country. And some of them are in the fast track courts, he told reporters after the more than two hour long meeting.
The AAP MLAs had expressed displeasure over Kejriwal 's written apology to former Punjab minister Bikram Singh Majithia on March 15. Majithia had filed a criminal defamation suit against Kejriwal, Ashish Khetan and Sanjay Singh after he was accused of being involved in drug trade. Kejriwal 's apology prompted AAP 's Punjab president Bhagwant Mann and co president (Punjab unit) Aman Arora to resign from their posts. But Arora who was present at the meeting denied a rift in the party.
Punjab News ExpressCHANDIGARH : Aam Aadmi Party on Sunday asked Punjab chief minister Capt. Amarinder Singh and state Congress chief Sunil Jakhar to explain why Congress government is running away from scrapping the Power Purchase Agreements made by previous Badal government if they find these agreements faulty.In a joint statement AAP state president Bhagwant Mann, LoP Sukhpal Singh Khaira and state co president Aman Arora said that Congress has made a false promise with the people of state by adding a clause in their election manifesto that all these PPAs done by Sukhbir Badal and Bikram Majithia will be made fresh. But now, after the formation of government in state, Congress is shying away from taking any action in this regard. The leaders said that the reason behind this U Turn is an agreement between Capt. Amarinder andh Sukhbir Badal Bikram Majitha to share the money got from these companies.
The AAP leaders were not allowed to enter Mandsaur and sent back from Ratlam, said Jaora city Superintendent of Police Kumar Shukhla.After being denied entry into the curfew hit area on safety grounds, the delegation comprising Sanjay Singh, Bhagwant Mann, Somnath Bharti, Ashutosh and the party 's Madhya Pradesh unit convener Alok Aggarwal staged a dharna in the Dhodhar area of Ratlam district. It was reported that the AAP leaders also spoke to some of the protesting farmers.
Backed by leader of Opposition in the Punjab assembly HS Phoolka, Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) chief whip Sukhpal Singh Khaira spilled the beans by raising a voice of dissent against the party 's Delhi based central leadership at the Baisakhi congregation here on Thursday.In absence of the central leaders, including Sangrur MP Bhagwant Mann, Khaira raised pitch for introspection ”, saying that Delhi leaders flawed in tickets distribution, besides wrongly imposing the Delhi model ” in the Punjab assembly elections.
The campaigning in the state came to halt a day before voting. Many heavyweights are locking horns with each other. Punjab Chief Minister Prakash Singh Badal is contesting from Lambi Constituency. He has been challenged by former Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh. Aam Aadmi Party has fielded Jarnail Singh from the constituency. Another interesting contest will be witnessed in Jalalabad Constituency where Punjab deputy chief Minister Sukhbir Singh Badal is contesting against Aam Aadmi Party candidate and Member of Parliament Bhagwant Maan.Punjab is expected to have the triangular contest among Akali Dal, Indian National Congress and Aam Aadmi Party.
HT: Why did you join AAP?Mann: I wanted to change the system and couldn 't go with traditional parties. So when Manpreet Badal approached me, I joined his People 's Party of Punjab. Arvind ji met me in February 2014 and said he wanted to join hands with the PPP. But Manpreet wanted to go with the Congress. My idol Bhagat Singh didn 't get along with the Congress even before the Independence; how could I choose them? So I joined AAP.
The crowd breaks into a frenzy the minute the announcer calls for Maan da Maan, Sardar Bhagwant Mann ”. Mann soaks in the loud cheers, grinning and waving, and then belts out Inqalab zindabad, jo bole so nihal ”.The connect
If (Bhagwant) Mann could be held guilty for putting the security of the Parliament House at risk, then how could Modi be granted immunity for breaching the security of Pathankot air base, he said at a rally at Tangra near Amritsar.
The House carried through a motion moved by Kirit Somaiya, chairman of the committee that inquired into the issue, by a voice vote.Watch What Else is Making News
The people who met Bhagwant Mann included doctors, teachers, lawyers, students, sportspersons and children, shared their views regarding their problems and also gave suggestions.Mann said the ruling alliance has ruined Punjab from all aspects including religious, social, cultural and economical. He added that if they come to power after elections, they would regularise the contract and guest faculty employees and also improve the condition of local Rajindra Hospital which has been a victim of Akali BJP government.
A day after the Aam Aadmi Party dropped him as candidate from Dharamkot seat in Moga, Ranjodh Singh Sran on Saturday attacked the party, alleging that it wanted to replace him with a rich ” candidate and rejected AAP 's allegation that his campaign was listless ”.He also hit out at party 's MP Bhagwant Mann for engineering ” his replacement with his close friend ” Daljit Singh Sadarpura. The party replaced me as it wanted to nominate a rich candidate, ” alleged Sran who joined AAP in 2013.
As Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) national convener Arvind Kejriwal rolls released farmers ' manifesto today, we bring you live updates of the rally.Arvind Kejriwal, newly appointed Punjab convener Gurpreet Ghuggi, party 's state affairs in charge Sanjay Singh and Sangrur MP Bhagwant Mann reached the venue at around 2.50pm.
Ludhiana: A criminal case has been filed against Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal and Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) leaders Sanjay Singh, Bhagwant Mann and other leaders in Punjab on charges of creating communal tension and spreading terrorism in the state. "My client has lodged a complaint. This is a criminal case. The punishment can stretch up to two years, " complainant 's lawyer S.K. Uppal said.
The complainant, Jagdeep Singh Gill from Moga, also an office bearer of an organization called Jagriti Manch Punjab, has filed a complaint on the basis of a poster that surfaced last month close to the birth anniversary of controversial Khalistani militant Jarnail Singh Bhindranwale.In the poster, Kejriwal, along with Sangrur MP Bhagwant Mann, state convenor Suchha Singh Chhotepur, national spokesperson Sanjay Singh and Faridkot MP Sadhu Singh, were seen with Bhindranwale and an appeal was made to the people of Punjab to visit their nearest gurdwaras and pay obeisance to saint Bhindranwale.