Tuesday, August 16, 2022
HomeNewsIn Blow To Navjot Sidhu, Congress Won't Announce Chief Ministerial Face

In Blow To Navjot Sidhu, Congress Won't Announce Chief Ministerial Face

In Blow To Navjot Sidhu, Congress Won't Announce Chief Ministerial Face In Punjab

The Congress will contest Punjab elections beneath a joint management, Sunil Jakhar mentioned.


In a blow to Punjab Congress chief Navjot Singh Sidhu, who is claimed to have been positioning himself because the chief minister candidate of Congress within the state, a senior occasion chief confirmed rumors that Congress will not announce a Chief Minister face for the upcoming state meeting elections. Sunil Jakhar, Chairman of the marketing campaign committee of Punjab Congress, informed information company ANI that the occasion will contest beneath a “joint management”. 

The transfer is aimed toward balancing caste equations within the state and stopping infighting inside the occasion. The highest faces of the occasion in Punjab come from various communities, aimed toward strengthening numbers by tapping into vote banks of all electorally important teams.

The chief minister Mr Channi is from the Dalit group, state occasion chief Mr Sidhu is a Jat Sikh, Mr Jakhar, a Jat, is heading the election marketing campaign committee, and two deputy chief ministers – Sukhjinder Singh Randhawa, a Jat Sikh, and OP Soni from the Hindu group. The grand outdated occasion seems to attempt to make a fragile steadiness.

Punjab Congress had gone by way of an enormous disaster earlier this 12 months after an open riot by occasion leaders that ended within the unceremonious elimination of Amarinder Singh from the publish of the chief minister. The state then bought its first Dalit chief minister in Charanjit Singh Channi. 

Mr Sidhu, who led the assault on Mr Singh through the Punjab Congress disaster, has additionally been taking swipes on the Channi-led authorities every so often. He’s thought of a free cannon who usually publicly places his personal occasion within the spot and even trains his weapons on the state authorities every so often. 

Mr Sidhu had demanded that his occasion declare a chief minister candidate as not too long ago as this morning. “What’s a baraat with out a dulha,” he quipped in an interview with CNN-News18, including that the correct chief minister was essential to keep away from a disaster.

Mr Jakhar additionally mentioned the winnability of a candidate would be the greatest issue within the ticket distribution for the Meeting polls within the state and that the occasion will guarantee that just one individual from one household will get the ticket to contest elections.

“The largest foundation for distribution of tickets is the winnability of a candidate. One other vital issue can be that just one individual from one household will get a ticket to contest the election,” mentioned Mr Jakhar.

Taking a swipe on the Bharatiya Janata Celebration (BJP), which is contemplating digital rallies in view of Covid and its Omicron variant, Mr Jakhar requested why the ruling occasion on the Centre didn’t think about the identical throughout West Bengal polls earlier this 12 months and in Uttar Pradesh for upcoming elections subsequent 12 months.

“They’re working away from going through the individuals. They don’t even have excuses now. Earlier, there have been farmers and their protests. Now even they’ve gone. Why are they working away now?” he questioned.

Union Minister Gajendra Singh Shekhawat on Wednesday mentioned the Bharatiya Janata Celebration (BJP) is prepared for digital election rallies and the occasion will comply with the Election Fee’s tips issued concerning polls within the wake of the emergence of the Omicron variant of Covid. 


Leave a reply

Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here

Most Popular

Recent Comments