No plan for a supra state in North-East, says Manmohan
Imphal, December 3
Prime Minister Manmohon Singh today said that there were no winners in the crippling economic blockades that Manipur had faced, while stating there was no plan for a ‘supra state’ (a body which is above the state) for Nagas in the North-East.
Manmohan Singh, PM
Ahead of poll, govt plays power politics
Announces 100 units of free electricity a month to 5 lakh landless families
Chandigarh, December 3
In a bid to oblige landless labourers in the state ahead of assembly elections, the
SAD-BJP government today announced 100 units of free power a month to each family falling in this category. The government has also decided to give Rs 50 crore a year as subsidy to the state power utility for providing free power to the landless families.
Controversy over Amritsar DC going on leave ahead of SGPC House meet
Amritsar, December 3
In keeping with Sikh traditions, this time too, a Sikh Deputy Commissioner will preside over the first meeting of the newly elected SGPC members scheduled to take place at Teja Singh Samundari Hall here on Monday.