Sunday, 2 October, 2022
TopicBikram Singh Majithia

Topic: Bikram Singh Majithia

Bikram Majithia files nomination from Amritsar East, says Sidhu ‘failed’ the constituency

Shiromani Akali Dal leader Bikram Singh Majithia, who is accused in a drugs case, has also filed his nomination papers from Punjab's Majitha constituency, where he is the sitting MLA

SC asks Punjab govt not to arrest SAD leader Bikram Majithia in drugs case till 31 Jan

The pre-arrest bail plea of Majithia, who has been booked under the NDPS Act, was dismissed by the Punjab and Haryana High Court on 24 January.

Punjab & Haryana HC rejects Akali leader Bikram Singh Majithia’s bail plea in drugs case

The SAD leader was booked by Punjab Police under the Narcotic Drugs & Psychotropic Substances Act on the basis of a 2018 report submitted by the anti-drug Special Task Force.

Channi involved in illegal mining, claims SAD’s Majithia with ‘proof’. Punjab CM says ‘baseless’

Majithia's press conference included photos & videos as 'proof' of Punjab CM's wrongdoing, but Channi & Congress hit back by pointing at allegations against SAD leader himself.

Akali leader Bikram Singh Majithia appears before SIT in drugs case

Majithia was directed by the high court to join the investigation while granting him anticipatory bail Monday. He was also asked not to leave India till the next date of hearing.

Former Punjab minister and Akali leader Bikram Singh Majithia gets bail in drugs case

Majithia was booked under Narcotic Drugs and Psychotropic Substances Act last month. He had moved the Punjab and Haryana HC after a Mohali court dismissed his anticipatory bail plea.

Mohali court dismisses Akali leader Bikram Singh Majithia’s anticipatory bail plea

Majithia was booked under sections of the NDPS Act on 20 December 2021 on the basis of a 2018 report of a probe into a drug racket operating in Punjab.

SAD seeks Sidhu’s dismissal after its leaders burn photo of him hugging Pakistan army chief

Akali Dal leader Majithia demanded to know the clear stand of Congress and Punjab govt on condemning Pakistan's prime minister & army chief.

Akali Dal wants to know status of rebel AAP MLAs in Punjab assembly

Akali Dal leader says AAP will lose numbers and will not be able to remain main opposition party if 7 AAP MLAs are disqualified by the Speaker.

Punjab assembly budget session sees unprecedented aggression and crude language

The session witnessed several acerbic exchanges between known enemies but some players were seen to have stooped to unprecedented lows.

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Famed IAF pilot Abhinandan Varthaman’s MiG-21 Squadron bows out from Srinagar today

Known as the ‘Sword Arms’, number-plating of the squadron was done Friday. It has made way for MiG-29s to be the new 'guardian of the Valley'.

India’s hijab supporters will lose even if they win SC battle. Because the real war is political

In a highly polarised time, cornered minorities tend to lean back and protect the roots and fundamentals of what is so dear to them. Politically, it can often be a bad trap.