Forward of Congress Normal Secretary Harish Rawat’s go to to Punjab to de-escalate stress between the 2 factions, the Navjot Singh Sidhu’s camp has opened a entrance towards Rawat and challenged his assertion on Amarinder. In an announcement, Punjab Congress Normal Secretary Pargat Singh had posed a problem that Harish Rawat ought to inform when it was determined that Punjab elections will likely be fought beneath the management of Chief Minister Amarinder Singh.
“Election will likely be fought beneath the management of Sonia Gandhi and Rahul Gandhi,” Pargat Singh stated. Harish Rawat had met Rahul Gandhi on Saturday and briefed him concerning the scenario there which has arisen after the assertion of Navjot Singh Sidhu.
Rawat is scheduled to go to Punjab in a day or two and can discuss to Chief Minister Amarinder Singh and state president Navjot Singh Sidhu and kind out the problems arising out of the variations between the 2 leaders.
Rawat had on Friday met interim President Sonia Gandhi and apprised her of the scenario within the state. “Punjab scenario is beneath management… I’ve apprised her concerning the scenario within the state,” he instructed reporters after the assembly.
Sidhu talking at a celebration operate in Amritsar final week had stated, “If he’s allowed to work based on his personal coverage of hope and religion, he’ll make sure the Congress rule within the state for 20 years.
“However when you will not let me take selections, eint naal eint bi kharkaonga (it will likely be disastrous for the get together). There isn’t any level in changing into a showpiece,” Sidhu had stated with out mincing phrases.
Talking concerning the Punjab mannequin, Sidhu stated, “Punjab mannequin means folks make insurance policies for commerce, trade and energy. Giving energy again to the folks.”
The assembly occurred in wake of some “insurgent” MLAs searching for time from Sonia Gandhi to press for the removing of Chief Minister Amarinder Singh.
Rawat has been dealing with a tricky activity to stability either side in Punjab as Sidhu and Amarinder Singh are at loggerheads. In the meantime, Amarinder Singh’s confidante and Cupboard minister Rana Gurmit Singh Sodhi hosted a dinner at his residence on Thursday.
A complete of 58 MLAs and eight MPs attended the dinner and expressed confidence that the get together would win the 2022 polls beneath the management of Amarinder Singh. “The journey has began right now,” Sodhi knowledgeable in a tweet.
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