Few hours after ascent of MLA Navjot Singh Sidhu because the President of the Punjab Pradesh Congress Committee (PPCC), the newly appointed celebration chief and CM Amarinder interact in yet one more present of power by concurrently holding celebration conferences one at Cupboard Minister’s home whereas the opposite at CM’s residence.
At current, a complete of 11 MLAs are conducting a gathering on the CM’s residence. These embrace Well being Minister Balbir singh sidhu, Punjab Vidhan Sabha speaker Speaker Rana KP, Minister Sadhu singh dharamsot, MLA nirmal singh shatrana, MLA Harminder singh gill, Minister Bram Mahindra, MLA Hardyal kamboj, MLA raj kumar verka, MLA Madan lal Jalalpur, MLA Sukhpal bhullar, MLA navtez cheema, News18 reported.
This growth comes after Congress MLA Navjot Singh Sidhu was appointed the Punjab Congress president on Sunday, after months of bitter party-infighting with Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh.
4 working presidents have additionally been appointed alongside Sidhu, particularly, Sangat Singh Gilzian, Sukhwinder Singh Danny, Pawan Goel, and Kujit Singh Nagra. Danny, a Dalit Sikh is Rahul Gandhi’s alternative. Whereas Sangat Singh is an OBC, Goel is a Hindu, and Nagra is a Jat Sikh.
Media advisor to Punjab CM Amarinder Singh, Raveen Thukral additionally took to Twitter to submit an image of the CM whereas in dialogue along with his ministers almost about Patila growth works.
Beforehand, Sidhu had been at loggerheads with Amarinder Singh, after the chief attacked him over the alleged delay in justice within the 2015 desecration instances. Each have just lately held a sequence of conferences in Chandigarh and elsewhere in Punjab, to work out last-minute methods forward of the celebration revamp.
Whereas Sidhu has been aiming to be the Captain’s successor in Punjab, the CM had reiterated his displeasure over the potential of the cricketer and his bête noire being given a key submit within the celebration. He had additionally written a letter to Sonia Gandhi earlier, saying the celebration can be ‘break up’ within the state if Sidhu was given the coveted submit.
Earlier celebration MLAs had rallied across the Captain. Senior celebration chief Sukhpal Khaira claiming the assist of 10 Congress MLAs, had urged the excessive command to not let down Amarinder Singh “on account of whose unrelenting efforts the celebration stands nicely entrenched in Punjab”.
The MLAs stated that it was on account of Captain that the celebration regained energy in Punjab within the aftermath of the 1984 assault on Darbar Sahib and the next genocide of the Sikhs in Delhi and elsewhere within the nation.
Whereas Opposition events put together for the 2022 elections, Congress has been embroiled in a battle of its personal. The central celebration management had additionally constituted a panel to resolve the disaster. Sidhu, within the meantime, has been stepping-up his efforts and has reached out to extra celebration leaders and legislators for his or her assist.
Navjot Singh Sidhu’s impending appointment because the President of the Punjab Pradesh Congress Committee (PPCC) may imply he can be Captain Amarinder Singh’s successor and perhaps the Chief Minister of the state someday sooner or later if the Congress wins in 2022 in Punjab.