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Capt Amarinder seeks relaxation on bank withdrawal limit for validly nominated candidates to enable fair poll play

Punjab Congress president Captain Amarinder Singh has requested the Election Commission to direct the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) to relax the limit on withdrawal of funds from banks and ATMs to enable the validly nominated candidates and political parties to contest the assembly polls in a democratic environment.

Captain Amarinder committed to taking Badals to task for their misdeeds: Preneet

 Patiala MLA Preneet Kaur on Wednesday said Punjab Congress president Captain Amarinder Singh was committed to taking the Badals to task for all their misdeeds once the party comes to power in the state.

PM Modi to Address Election Rally in Amritsar for Punjab Polls: Tomar

Union Steel, Mines and Employment Narendra Singh Tomar today said that Prime Minister Narendra Modi will hold a public rally in the `holy city' for Punjab elections. He said the requests for the election rally had already been forwarded to PM in this connection and the dates would be finalized after seeing his tour programs for the Uttar Pradesh and Goa election campaign.

Amarinder, Sidhu file nominations for Punjab assembly polls

Taking the political battle right into the home turf of Punjab Chief Minister and Shiromani Akali Dal patron Parkash Singh Badal, Punjab Congress president Amarinder Singh on Wednesday filed his nomination papers for the Lambi assembly constituency in Muktsar district.

1545240 Voters of Jalandhar to exercise their right to vote: Kamal Kishore Yadav

A total of 1545240 voters from 9 assembly constituencies of Jalandhar district would exercise their right to vote during the Punjab Assembly polls-2017. Disclosing this, District Electoral Officer Jalandhar Kamal Kishore Yadav said that 1830 polling stations have been established in 9 assembly constituencies of Jalandhar.

PZT cameras to keep an eye on violators of Model Code of Conduct…

 The district administration has deployed six special surveillance vehicles fitted with Pan, Zoom and Tilt (PZT) cameras, fitted on them, which will help to keep a check on any violation of Model Code of Conduct (MCC) during the ongoing Punjab assembly elections.

Kejriwal denies bribery charges, says Badal-Amarinder together

 Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Tuesday denied charges of promoting bribery by asking voters to take money from other parties and vote for the AAP in Punjab and Goa.

Notification for first phase of UP polls issued

 The notification for the first phase of Uttar Pradesh assembly elections was issued on Tuesday.

Kejriwal denies bribery charge, says Sidhu no factor

 Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Tuesday denied charges of promoting bribery by asking voters to take money from other parties and vote for the AAP in Punjab and Goa.

Captain Amarinder files nomination papers from Patiala to launch countdown to last electoral battle

Punjab Congress president Captain Amarinder Singh on Tuesday afternoon filed his nomination papers from the Patiala assembly constituency to launch the countdown to his last electoral battle.


10 voter Facilitation Centers set up in Jalandhar District

Keeping in view the ensuing Punjab Assembly Elections2017, District Election Authorities have set up 10 voter facilitation centers from which voters can get information regarding their votes and polling booths  telephonically.

Lalu, son to campaign for Akhilesh

 RJD chief Lalu Prasad on Tuesday said he and his son and Bihar Deputy Chief Minister Tejaswi Yadav will campaign for Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav in the assembly elections.

Capt Amarinder rules out any alliance, confident of 2/3rds majority

Punjab Congress president Captain Amarinder Singh on Tuesday ruled out an alliance with any party, asserting that the Congress would sweep the assembly elections with 2/3rds majority.


Congress announces three more candidates for Punjab assembly polls

The Indian National Congress has cleared the final list of nominees from the three pending seats of Amritsar South, Mansa and Ludhiana East.

BJP releases its second list of 6 candidates for Punjab Assembly polls

The Bhartiya Janata Party today released its second list of remaining 6 candidates for the Punjab Assembly elections.

4135 service voters to cast their votes in Jalandhar

For Punjab Assembly elections, 4135 service voters to cast their votes with postal ballot facility, whereas for the first time 139 voters from Jalandhar west assembly constituency would be able to use their votes electronically.

Postmen on noble task to aware the voters of importance of their voting rights

Adding a unique effort to motivate the voters to cast their votes on Feburary 4th, 2017 for Punjab Assembly elections, District Election authorities have engaged the postmen with SVEEP campaign for sending appeal letters to inspire the voters to use their franchise up to threshold of every household in the district.

Punjab assembly polls: Younger voters hold the key for ageing leaders

With three-cornered contests on the cards in a majority of the 117 assembly seats in Punjab this time, younger voters are likely to hold the key for the major political parties -- the ruling Shiromani Akali Dal-BJP alliance, the Congress and the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) -- for the crucial assembly elections on February 4.

‘No Entry’ for Atwal as Congress’ nominee in Nakodar: Samra

Four times MLA and former cabinet minister, Amarjit Singh Samra, who opted out from poll fray, today declared that there would be “No Entry” of Gurbinder Singh Atwal as Congress Candidate from Nakodar assembly segment.

Toronto Punjabis head to India to campaign for AAP

 Some 90 Punjabis of Indian origin from Canada's Toronto area are flying to Punjab to campaign for the AAP in the February 4 assembly election, a Canadian daily reported.