Badals visit Dera Beas Tribune News Service Amritsar, May 21 Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal, Sukhbir Singh Badal, Deputy Chief Minister and president, Shiromani Akali Dal, his wife Harsimrat Kaur Badal, MP, and Bikram Singh Majithia, former minister, Public Relations, yesterday paid a quiet visit to Dera Beas, 40 km from here. They remained in the dera for 40 minutes. This is for the first time the patron, the president and senior leaders of the Shiromani Akali Dal visited the dera. Mediamen were not allowed to enter the dera during the visit of the Akali leaders. Their visit after Lok Sabha elections assumes significance. The dera of Beas does not take an active part in elections. Dera Beas has influence among voters in the region. Earlier, then PPCC acting president Mohinder Singh Kaypee had announced that the Dera Beas had promised to support the Congress in the Lok Sabha elections, but nothing was on record.