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Amarinder Singh Rubber Stamp Jibe At Punjab CM Charanjit Channi, Targets Congress Leader Harish Choudhary



Amarinder has floated his personal political social gathering after quitting Congress (File)


Former Punjab chief minister Amarinder Singh on Friday focused Congress chief Harish Choudhary, accusing him of turning the present Chief Minister right into a “rubber stamp” whereas junking accusations that he was in cahoots with the BJP and the PM when he occupied the put up.

The former CM additionally mentioned he doesn’t owe any rationalization to a legislator “sacked” as a minister in Rajasthan.

Mr Choudhary was not too long ago appointed because the incharge of Punjab affairs on the All-India Congress Committee (AICC) and had resigned as a minister in Rajasthan.

Amarinder Singh had give up the Congress after he put in his papers because the state chief minister following a bitter energy tussle with Punjab Congress chief Navjot Singh Sidhu.

The former CM floated his personal political social gathering and hoping for a seat association with the BJP for the upcoming Assembly elections.

Amarinder Singh mentioned though he owed no rationalization to “an out of job legislator who has been sacked as a minister in Rajasthan”, he nonetheless needed to set the file straight.

“Had I had any understanding with the prime minister or the BJP when I was the chief minister, I would not have supported the farmers’ agitation and demanded repealing of the agriculture laws and passed a law in the Vidhan Sabha against these,” he mentioned in an announcement.

Amarinder Singh mentioned because the chief minister and residential minister of Punjab, he was supposed to satisfy the PM and Union dwelling minister and so have been his ministers who would meet their central counterparts.

“Even your new CM (Charanjit Singh Channi) has met the PM and the HM (Home Minister Amit Shah) and from your senseless logic then he should also be having an understanding with the BJP and waiting to be sacked,” he taunted Mr Chaudhary.

Amarinder mentioned, it was for the primary time {that a} social gathering in-charge had made the state as his everlasting abode.

“I have worked with 14 party in-charges like Pranab Mukherjee, Mohsina Kidwai, Janaradhan Dwivedi to name a few, and they would rarely interfere, leave aside visiting or settling down in Punjab,” he recalled.

“A party in-charge is not supposed to settle down in the state he is assigned but to facilitate interaction and feedback to the high command,” the previous CM mentioned.

He alleged that Harish Choudhary is “enjoying” chief ministerial energy and privileges in Punjab, turning Chief Minister Charanjit Singh Channi right into a “rubber stamp by dictating terms to him”.

“Choudhary has been even attending the cabinet and other meetings of officers, which is illegal and unconstitutional,” he alleged.

The former Chief Minister questioned the legality of Mr Choudhary getting a ministerial bungalow in Chandigarh and the whole Punjab Bhawan at his disposal, from the place he “commands and dictates orders” to the CM, different ministers and officers”.

“Who is paying for his bills,” he requested.

The remarks by the previous CM have come two days after Harish Choudhary issued a show-cause discover to Patiala Congress MP Preneet Kaur, spouse of Amarinder Singh, in search of an evidence for her “anti-party actions”.

Amarinder Singh had additionally introduced that he’ll battle from the Patiala seat, his household bastion, within the 2022 Assembly elections.

(Except for the headline, this story has not been edited by NDTV employees and is revealed from a syndicated feed.)

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