The disaster throughout the Punjab Congress continues as Punjab Congress’ Normal Secretary and MLA from Jalandhar Cantonment Pargat Singh had questioned Harish Rawat’s statements backing CM Captain Amarinder Singh. Singh questioned and sought clarification on state political affairs in-charge Rawat’s assertion as to when had the Congress determined to contest the Meeting polls beneath CM Amarinder.
Terming Rawat as a seasoned politician, Pargat Singh claimed that his statements had impacted Punjab’s politics adversely, a report in The Indian Categorical stated.
Earlier, Rawat had stated that the upcoming elections in Punjab in 2022 can be fought beneath the management of Captain Amarinder Singh, after assembly 4 state ministers in search of the “ouster” of the CM in Dehradun over unfulfilled ballot guarantees.
Pargat Singh was appointed Punjab Pradesh Congress Committee (PPCC) basic secretary by Navjot Singh Sidhu on August 16. An in depth aide of Sidhu, Singh has been a vocal critic of Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh and the functioning of the state authorities.
The report stated that Pargat Singh requested Rawat to clarify when was the choice taken, because the committee fashioned earlier beneath Mallikarjun Kharge, had determined that the upcoming polls can be held beneath the command of Sonia Gandhi and Rahul Gandhi.
Singh stated that CM Amarinder was a mature and undisputed chief of the celebration, however added that the guarantees made over the last meeting polls weren’t fulfilled.
“There is no such thing as a query of groupism in right here, however I really feel unhappy that such a robust chief like Captain Amarinder Singh has not been in a position to fulfill ballot guarantees for the previous four-and-a-half-years,” he reportedly stated.
Pargat Singh additional stated that questions are being raised over the success of guarantees made by CM Amarinder within the final four-and-half-years of Congress’ rule. The CM, he stated, has not lived up prime the expectations of the individuals.
When the MLA was requested about new Punjab Congress chief Navjot Singh Sidhu’s ‘eye for a watch’ remark, Pargat stated that the remark appeared to be directed in direction of Harish Rawat, since Sidhu has nice respect for Sonia ji, Rahul ji and Priyanka Gandhi.
Sidhu on Friday had urged the celebration management to permit him the liberty to take selections and warned of a befitting reply if the calls for weren’t heard. His feedback got here hours after Malvinder Singh Mali stop his place as advisor to Sidhu.
Previously, Pargat Singh has questioned his celebration’s authorities over a number of points together with the alleged delay in justice in instances of desecration of a non secular textual content and the following police firing in Faridkot in 2015.