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June, 2008


Sukhbir Badal also hails landslide victory in Bathinda MC Elections


CHANDIGARH June 22, 2008

The Punjab Chief Minister Mr. Parkash Singh Badal today described the sweeping victory of SAD-BJP alliance in the Bathinda Municipal Corporation election as a "forceful mandate for peace and development in the state."

In a statement here, Mr.Badal also thanked the people of Bathinda city for their overwhelming support for the policies and programmes of the ruling alliance.
He especially congratulated and thanked the workers and leaders of the SAD-BJP alliance for converting the peoples support into concrete
results. He said that the fact that the congress could win only 6seats out of the 50 seats was itself a proof that the Party had been
totally isolated from the people.

It may be pointed out that SAD-BJP alliance won 38 seats out of 50 whereas 6 seats went to Independents.

The Chief Minister reiterated his government's commitment to serve the people with even greater resolve and stated that the government
would work towards the overall development of Bathinda and bring the
city on the International map.

Meanwhiile Member Parliament & Shiromani Akali Dal President Mr. Sukhbir Singh Badal also hailed the landslide victory of SAD-BJP Alliance in the Bathinda Municipal Corporation Election. He termed the people's mandate as a testimony to their unflinching trust and confidence in the polices and programmes of the SAD-BJP Government. He also congratulated the leaders and workers of SAD as well as BJP for this superb victory. He stated that the crushing defeat of the congress party in these elections was a pointer towards its complete isolation and rejection in the political circle of Punjab.





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