Chief Ministers of Punjab

No Name From To Party
1 Dr Gopi Chand Bhargava 15 August 1947 13 April 1949 Congress
2 Bhim Sen Sachar 13 April 1949 18 October 1949 Congress
3 Dr Gopi Chand Bhargava 18 October 1949 20 June 1951 Congress
4 President’s Rule 20 June 1951 17 April 1952
5 Bhim Sen Sachar 17 April 1952 23 January 1956 Congress
6 Pratap Singh Kairon 23 January 1956 21 June 1964 Congress
7 Dr Gopi Chand Bhargava 21 June 1964 6 July 1964 Congress
8 Ram Kishan 7 July 1964 5 July 1966 Congress
9 President’s Rule 5 July 1966 1 November 1966
10 Giani Gurmukh Singh Mussafir 1 November 1966 8 March 1967 Congress
11 Justice Gurnam Singh 8 March 1967 25 November 1967 Shiromani Akali Dal
12 Lachhman Singh Gill 25 November 1967 23 August 1968 Shiromani Akali Dal
13 President’s Rule 23 August 1968 17 February 1969
14 Justice Gurnam Singh 17 February 1969 27 March 1970 Shiromani Akali Dal
15 Parkash Singh Badal 27 March 1970 14 June 1971 Shiromani Akali Dal
16 President’s Rule 14 June 1971 17 March 1972
17 Giani Zail Singh 17 March 1972 30 April 1977 Congress
18 President’s Rule 30 April 1977 20 June 1977
19 Parkash Singh Badal 20 June 1977 17 February 1980 Shiromani Akali Dal
20 President’s Rule 17 February 1980 6 June 1980
21 Darbara Singh 6 June 1980 10 October 1983 Congress
22 President’s Rule 10 October 1983 29 September 1985
23 Surjit Singh Barnala 29 September 1985 11 June 1987 Shiromani Akali Dal
24 President’s Rule 11 June 1987 25 February 1992
25 Beant Singh 25 February 1992 31 August 1995 Congress
26 Harcharan Singh Brar 31 August 1995 21 January 1996 Congress
27 Rajinder Kaur Bhattal 21 January 1996 12 February 1997 Congress
28 Parkash Singh Badal 12 February 1997 26 February 2002 Shiromani Akali Dal
29 Amarinder Singh 26 February 2002 1 March 2007 Congress
30 Parkash Singh Badal 1 March 2007 Present Shiromani Akali Dal

Shri Nitin Gadkari to Lay Foundation Stones for Two Road…

Union Minister for Road Transport & Highways, Shipping and Water Resources, River Development and Ganga Rejuvenation Shri Nitin Gadkari will lay the foundation stones for two road projects worth Rs 746 crore in Punjab on Monday. These include upgradation of...

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15th Finance Commission Meets Representative of Trade and Industry Bodies…

The 15th Finance Commission headed by Chairman Shri N K Singh, met with the representatives of the Trade and Industry Bodies in Amritsar as part of its 3 days visit to Punjab. The Commission had detailed discussion with the representatives...

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15TH Finance Commission Meets the Government of Punjab “Prosperous India”  not…

The 15th Finance Commission headed by Sh. N.K. Singh today had a detailed meeting with the State Government Punjab headed by the Chief Minister of Punjab Captain Amrinder Singh. The meeting was also addressed by the State Finance Minister Shri...

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15th Finance Commission Meets Representative of PRIs of Punjab

            The 15th Finance Commission headed by Chairman Shri N K Singh, met with over 25 representatives of various Panchayati Raj Institutions (PRIs) in its first meeting during the 3 day visit to Punjab. The Commission had detailed discussion with...

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15th Finance Commission meets representatives of Urban Local Bodies of…

The 15th Finance Commission had a detailed meeting with representatives of the Urban Local Bodies of the State of Punjab along with senior officials of the state. While the Commission raises many queries, the ULB representatives raised a number of...

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Review by Chief Election Commissioner on Election Preparedness of Punjab, Haryana…

Sh. Sunil Arora, Chief Election commissioner of India today reviewed the election preparedness of Punjab, Haryana and Chandigarh in connection with the forthcoming Lok Sabha Elections in 2019. The Commission began the review with a meeting with the Chief Electoral Officers...

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PM to visit Punjab on January 3, 2019 To inaugurate…

The Prime Minister, Shri Narendra Modi will visit Punjab on January 3, 2019. He will inaugurate the 106th edition of Indian Science Congress (ISC)-2019 on January 3 in Jalandhar, Punjab. He will also deliver the inaugural address on this occasion.Prime Minister...

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Prime Minister Narendra Modi to inaugurate 106th Indian Science Congress…

World’s largest science meet ‘Indian Science Congress (ISC)-2019’is going to be held from 3rd to 7th January 2019, in Jalandhar, Punjab. Prime Minister Narendra Modi will inaugurate the 106th edition of ISC-2019, based on the theme ‘Future India: Science and...

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Government is making every effort to stop stubble burning by…

       Union Minister of Agriculture and Farmers’ Welfare Shri Radha Mohan Singh has said that government is making every effort to stop stubble burning by farmers. In addition, financial assistance is being provided to the farmers for management of crop residues....

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Cabinet approves implementation of Shahpurkandi Dam (National Project) on river…

          The Union Cabinet chaired by Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi today has approved implementation of Shahpurkandi Dam Project, Punjab on river Ravi.  For this, Central Assistance of Rs. 485.38 cr (for irrigation component) would be provided over five years...

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