Barjinder Singh Hamdard is the managing editor of the Punjabi newspaper Daily Ajit[1] and he is also an ex-parliamentarian of India's upper house, Rajya Sabha.[2] He is the son of famous Punjabi journalist and writer Sadhu Singh Hamdard.

Punjabi politics

Hamdard led a coalition in opposition to Amarinder Singh after Singh took office and withdrew government advertising from Ajit newspapers.[3]


  1. ^ Punjab 2000: political and socio-economic developments. Anamika Publishers & Distributors. 2001. p. 319.
  2. ^ D. Y. Giri Babu (2001). The parliament of India directory: members of Lok Sabha/Rajya Sabha, parliamentary committees. Adset Communications. p. 3.
  3. ^ "SAD, BJP, BSP criticise Punjab govt". The Times of India. 7 May 2002. Archived from the original on 29 June 2013. Retrieved 27 May 2013.