Chandigarh, April 28:
Punjab Chief Minister Mr. Parkash Singh Badal today administered the oath of office and Secrecy to six MLAs as Chief Parliamentary Secretaries (CPSs) here at Punjab Bhawan.
Disclosing this here today a spokesperson of the Punjab Chief Minister’s office said that amongst six MLAs sworn in as CPSs, four were from Shiromani Akali Dal and two from BJP. The newly appointed CPSs who took oath in simple but impressive ceremony included Mr. Gurtej Singh Ghuriana, Mr. Manjit Singh Mianwind, Mr. Darshan Singh Shivalik, Mr. Gurpartap Singh Wadala (All SAD MLAs), Smt. Sukhjeet Kaur Sahi and Smt. Seema Kumari (both BJP MLAs).
Meanwhile, the Chief Secretary Mr. Sarvesh Kaushal conducted the proceedings of the Swearing-in-ceremony.
Prominent amongst others who were present on the occasion included UnionMinister for Social Justice & Empowerment and Punjab BJP President Mr. Vijay Sampla, Deputy Speaker Punjab Vidhan Sabha Mr. Dinesh Singh, Chunni Lal Bhagat, Jathedar Tota Singh, Dr. Daljit Singh Cheema, Mr. Janmeja Singh Sekhon, Mr. Ajit Singh Kohar, Mr. Sharanjit Singh Dhillon, Mr. Gulzar Singh Ranike (all Cabinet Ministers) besides the officers, party leaders and workers of SAD-BJP. The newly appointed CPSs were accompanied by their family members, friends and supporters.