Punjab CM Capt Amarinder Singh has resigned from his post. Since his resignation, the churning is going on to make a new CM in Punjab.
Punjab Congress chief Navjot Singh Sidhu.
Who will be the new CM of Punjab after the resignation of Capt Amarinder Singh? The brainstorming on this continues. On such a late night, a meeting was held between Punjab Congress in-charge Harish Rawat, Punjab Congress President Navjot Singh Sidhu and central observers at JW Marriott Hotel in Chandigarh. During this, Navjot Singh Sidhu promoted himself as Chief Minister, after which central observers talked about Sidhu through video conferencing with the high command.
According to sources, Navjot Singh Sidhu and a group of pro-Sidhu MLAs want the chief minister’s face to be from the Jatt Sikh community. Without naming Navjot Singh Sidhu, some Jat Sikh MLAs pro-Sidhu held talks with Priyanka Gandhi late night and demanded that only a Jat Sikh should be made CM in Punjab, otherwise the party may have to suffer in the coming elections.
Factionalism continues in Punjab Congress
According to sources, in view of the resignation of Captain Amarinder Singh and his subsequent statements regarding Navjot Singh Sidhu, the high command does not want factionalism in the party once again. Captain’s displeasure The party does not want to be bought just before the Punjab assembly elections.
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