Chandigarh, Jun 4 UNI | 2 months ago

The Punjab government today re-appointed former senior journalist Jangveer Singh as Media Advisor to Deputy Chief Minister Sukhbir Singh Badal in the rank of Minister of State with immediate effect.

Stating this here today, a spokesman said keeping in the view the services rendered by Mr Singh in the past, the Punjab government today decided to re-appoint him in the capacity of Media Advisor to the Deputy CM.

Mr Singh had resigned from this post in the first week of March in the run up to the parliamentary elections.

He had subsequently been appointed as Media Advis to the Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) president Sukhbir Singh Badal.

(Posted on 05-06-2014)