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BJP to fight 65 seats in Punjab, ally Amarinder Singh’s party gets 37

BJP to fight 65 seats in Punjab, ally Amarinder Singh’s party gets 37

Chandigarh: The Bharatiya Janata Party on Monday announced seat-sharing with former Chief Minister Amarinder Singh’s new party Punjab Lok Congress and Shiromani Akali Dal (Samyukt), as it sets to contest assembly polls together against ruling Congress on 65 seats.   The BJP will contest on 65 seats, while Amarinder Singh’s

Farm laws repealed, but Sukhbir Singh Badal rules out alliance with BJP

Farm laws repealed, but Sukhbir Singh Badal rules out alliance with BJP

Chandigarh, Punjab: The government’s U-turn on the three contentious farm laws – after 17 months of protests – gave a “told-you-so” moment to rivals, including the BJP’s former ally from Punjab – the Shiromani Akali Dal. Last year, the Akali Dal had pulled out its lone minister – Harsimrat Kaur

Akali dal, Mayawati’s party form alliance ahead of Punjab polls

Akali dal, Mayawati’s party form alliance ahead of Punjab polls

The Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) on Saturday announced its decision to form an alliance with the Mayawati-led Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) for the Punjab assembly elections to be held next year. With the new alliance, the Sukhbir Singh Badal-led party aims to fill the gap in several seats after its