Chandigarh, July 16
Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh is learnt to have written to Congress president Sonia Gandhi, expressing reservation over Navjot Singh Sidhu’s doable appointment because the state social gathering chief.
The Punjab CM is learnt to have talked about that there may very well be an hostile affect on the social gathering’s prospects within the upcoming Meeting polls by ignoring the outdated guard, in line with Congress sources.
In one other improvement, Congress basic secretary and in-charge of Punjab affairs on the AICC Harish Rawat is prone to meet Amarinder Singh in Chandigarh on Saturday.
Earlier within the day, Congress MP and senior social gathering chief Manish Tewari gave particulars of the composition of the state’s inhabitants, showing to bat for a Hindu face for the publish.
There are experiences that Sidhu is prone to be made the Punjab Congress chief.
There may be additionally discuss of appointing two working presidents—a Dalit and a Hindu face to steadiness the caste equations.
The names of minister Vijay Inder Singla and MP Santokh Chaudhary are doing rounds for the publish of working presidents.
However Amarinder expressed his displeasure over Sidhu being given a key publish, mentioned the sources. PTI