In Punjab’s Banga, Sukhbir Badal said, ‘I have announced that one of the Deputy Chief Ministers will be from the BSP.’ As per the seat-sharing agreement between the two parties, the BSP will field its candidates on 20 of the 117 assembly seats in Punjab, while the Akali Dal will contest the rest.
Shiromani Akali Dal chief Sukhbir Singh Badal (File Photo)
Before the assembly elections in Punjab, all the political parties are engaged in setting their own equations. Shiromani Akali Dal chief Sukhbir Singh Badal, who is trying to return to power, announced on Saturday that one of the two Deputy Chief Ministers will be one of the two Deputy Chief Ministers if the next government of the SAD-BSP alliance is formed in Punjab. Mayawati-led party.
Akali Dal will contest elections together with BSP
The Akali Dal broke ties with the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) and allied with the Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) over agricultural laws. The Akali Dal had earlier said that if the alliance comes to power, a Scheduled Caste MLA and a Hindu MLA will take oath as the Deputy Chief Minister.
“I have announced that one of the Deputy Chief Ministers will be from BSP,” Sukhbir Badal told reporters after addressing a public meeting in Banga, Punjab. As per the seat-sharing agreement between the two parties, the BSP will field its candidates on 20 of the 117 assembly seats in Punjab, while the Akali Dal will contest the rest.
Chief Minister Channi only making announcements: Badal
Apart from this, targeting the state Chief Minister Charanjit Singh Channi, Akali Dal leader Badal said, “He is just making announcements and has not fulfilled any of his announcements.” The Akali leader asked Chief Minister Channi why “cane growers are being discriminated against despite assurances given by the Chief Minister.” He also claimed that till now the dues of sugarcane farmers have not been cleared.
Former deputy chief minister of the state Sukhbir Singh Badal also hit out at Aam Aadmi Party convener and Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal for “not implementing any of the promises made in Delhi in Punjab”. He claimed that the contract workers in Delhi were agitating for 10 years to regularize their services, but in vain.
Earlier on Friday, Akali Dal chief Sukhbir Singh Badal, while attacking Chief Minister Charanjit Singh Channi in a rally organized in Anaj Mandi, Rupnagar, had questioned that in the last five and a half years, the Congress government has not built a single hospital, school or stadium. has made. At the same time, he announced that education complexes would be built in Punjab. There will be special schools and convent level education will be given. Not only this, arrangements will be made for the residential complex of the staff.
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