Press Reporter News Service
Chandigarh, September 24
Hours after former Punjab Pradesh Congress Committee chief Sunil Jakhar met get together chief Rahul Gandhi in Delhi on Friday, the announcement on ministers picked for the Charanjit Singh Channi-led Cupboard was delayed and the CM summoned to Delhi, barely 12 hours after his return from the nationwide Capital.
Rahul selecting Channi a daring transfer: Jakhar
Chandigarh: Former Pradesh Congress chief Sunil Jakhar on Friday mentioned Rahul Gandhi selecting Charanjit Singh Channi as Punjab CM was a “daring transfer.” Jakhar is learnt to have performed an vital function in Cupboard growth in addition to appointments for prime administrative posts. TPR
Channi had flown to Delhi on Thursday night for discussions on Cupboard growth with Rahul.
AICC common secretary and Punjab affairs in-charge Harish Rawat together with Harish Chaudhary and Ajay Maken have been at Kapurthala Home, the CM’s Delhi residence, until late within the night.
The ministers’ checklist is predicted to be introduced on Saturday. Channi up to now 4 days has flown thrice to Delhi amid hectic lobbying.
Jakhar, who is predicted to be given a key function in Punjab affairs, is learnt to have given to the get together management his enter on the induction of at the least two new faces. “5 ministers in former CM Capt Amarinder Singh ministry are being not noted,” mentioned a celebration chief, who didn’t need to be recognized. Amongst these seen lobbying at Kapurthala Home have been Congress MP Ravneet Bittu and MLAs Lakhbir Singh Lakha, Madan Lal Jalalpur and Sangat Singh Gilzian.
Channi first held a gathering with senior leaders KC Venugopal, Harish Rawat, Harish Chaudhary and Ajay Maken after which with Rahul Gandhi.
The names of Pargat Singh, Raj Kumar Verka, Gurkirat Singh Kotli, Raja Warring and Kuljit Singh Nagra are doing the rounds.
Pargat Singh, thought-about near Pradesh Congress chief Navjot Sidhu, is Punjab Congress common secretary. Gilzian is working president of the get together’s state unit.
After the Kapurthala Home assembly ended, Channi reached Rahul’s residence at about 10.30 pm, the place AICC common secretary Priyanka Gandhi Vadra was current too. The three held detailed discussions.