Amarinder Singh

15th Chief Minister of Punjab, India

Amarinder Singh, known publicly as Captain Amarinder Singh, is an Indian politician, military historian, author, former royal and former veteran who served as the 15th Chief Minister of Punjab. An elected Member of the Legislative Assembly from Patiala, he was also the president of Punjab Pradesh Congress Committee, the state division of the Indian National Congress. He has also previously served as the Chief Minister of Punjab from 2002 to 2007. He is currently the oldest chief minister by age, serving any state in India. His father was the last Maharaja of the princely state of Patiala. He has also served in the Indian Army from 1963 to 1966. In 1980, he won a seat in the Lok Sabha for the first time. As of February 2021, Singh also serves as the chairman of the Punjab Urdu Academy. Captain Singh resigned as the Chief Minister of Punjab on 18 September 2021.

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Punjab Congress president Navjot Singh Sidhu and former Punjab chief minister Amarinder Singh slugged it out on Twitter on Thursday after Sidhu accused the..
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Former union minister Harsimrat Kaur Badal on Wednesday said that with former Punjab chief minister Captain Amarinder Singh indicating he is open for an alliance..
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Responding to Amarinder Singh's political overtures ahead of Punjab elections, the BJP on Wednesday said it is open to forming an alliance with all those who put..
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Former Punjab chief minister Amarinder Singh on Tuesday announced his plan to launch a new political party and forge a conditional alliance with the BJP for the..
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Punjab minister Pargat Singh on Thursday slammed former CM Amarinder Singh, who voiced his support for the Centre's decision to extend the BSF's jurisdiction in..
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