Chandigarh: Reacting sharply to allegations of Punjab Transport Minister Laljit Bhullar for associating name of Badal family with transport mafia, SAD president Sukhbir Singh Badal on Wednesday said that he will send a legal notice to AAP Minister.
Addressing a press conference in Amritsar, Badal said that the minister who calls private bus operators mafia should be ashamed. If anyone calls them transport mafia after today, they will be taken to court after a legal notice. He said that he will file defamation case against Bhullar and also warned media to not term transporters as mafia.
102nd foundation day of Akali Dal
The Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) is celebrating its 102nd foundation day today. Dedicated to this, the bhog of Sri Akhand Path Sahib Path Started from the day before at Gurdwara Baba Gurbaksh Singh Ji Shaheed was found. During this time, the entire leadership of the Akali Dal was present.
SAD president Badal, Shiromani Gurdwara Parbandhak Committee (SGPC) president Advocate Harjinder Singh Dhami, senior SAD leader Dr Daljit Singh Cheema, senior SAD leader Bikram Singh Majithia, SAD leaders Gulzar Singh Ranike, Karnail Singh Peer Mohammad, Hira Singh Gabria and a large number of sangat were present on the occasion.
Interacting with the media, Badal said the Akali Dal had made the maximum number of arrests during the Emergency. SAD has fought against oppression and will continue to fight. He said the SAD is an organisation of the entire Panth. There are a lot of forces engaged in breaking it which needs to be recognized and addressed.