Heckled by BJP and Congress workers during his last visit to Punjab by train, Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal today chose to come by a plane but was again shown black flags by Congress women workers as his convey came out of the airport in Amritsar.
Punjab Congress chief Amarinder Singh is campaigning aggressively and conducting programmes all over the state in a bid to shed the image of an "inaccessible leader" ahead of the 2017 Assembly elections.
Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal scrubbed dishes at Amritsar's Golden Temple as an apology for what he called an "unintentional mistake" - his Aam Aadmi Party (AAP)'s youth manifesto that uses the image of the Sikh shrine with the party symbol, the broom.
Officials of the Border Security Force or BSF and the Directorate of Revenue Intelligence (DRI) Amritsar have arrested two alleged smugglers in Ferozepur bordering Pakistan and seized 31 packets of contraband suspected to be heroin.
Kathleen Wynne, the premier of Canada's Ontario province known for her support for gay rights, on Sunday offered prayers at the holiest of Sikh shrines Harmandar Sahib and was honoured by the Shiromani Gurdwara Parbandhak Committee.
A major fire broke out at the first floor of the Amritsar Deputy Commissioner office here today, destroying key British era documents, police said. No casualty has been reported in the fire, they added.