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Amarinder Singh regrets denial of DSP post to Harmanpreet, offers it now

Harmanpreet played a crucial role in India reaching the final of the ICC World Cup in England

Press Trust of India  |  Chandigarh 

Harmanpreet Kaur, plays a shot during the ICC Women's World Cup semifinal cricket match against Australia at The County Ground, Derby in England. File photo: PTI
Harmanpreet Kaur, plays a shot during the ICC Women's World Cup semifinal cricket match against Australia at The County Ground, Derby in England. File photo: PTI

Punjab Chief Minister Capt. has offered star woman cricketer Kaur the Deputy Superintendent of Police's (DSP) position in Punjab Police, saying he wants to "correct a wrong" done to her in the past.

played a crucial role in India reaching the final of the World Cup in Her hurricane knock of 171 against in the semifinals was the highlight of her contribution.


Having already announced a cash prize of Rs 5 lakh for the batter, the CM offered her a job after speaking to her father Harmandar Singh in Moga.

had reportedly wanted to join the some years ago but had been denied by the force.

Amarinder said it was a "wrong perpetrated on the young cricketer by the previous Badal government, which had refused to accommodate the national player in "

The chief minister also promised to review the state's policy to provide government jobs to young sportspersons like

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