The Congress on Wednesday took a swipe at former Punjab chief minister Amarinder Singh, asking him if he had colluded with the BJP in bringing the three agriculture legal guidelines in opposition to whom the farmers are protesting since final 12 months.
The feedback got here a day after Amarinder Singh, who resigned as chief minister in September after he had fallen out with the Congress management, mentioned he would float his political occasion and will align with the BJP if the farmers’ protest is resolved.
“The way in which such statements are being given in public, the query is whether or not Amarinder Singh and the BJP had been in collusion with one another over the bringing of three black agri legal guidelines,” mentioned Congress spokesperson Gourav Vallabh, including Singh”s statements vindicate the occasion”s determination to interchange him as chief minister.
“It appears the BJP and Amarinder Singh had been collectively in bringing the three farm legal guidelines,” he mentioned when requested about Singh’s assertion.
The Congres veteran had give up as chief minister, saying he is not going to face additional humiliation by the occasion, and was changed by Charanjit Singh Channi.
Vallabh mentioned that “99 % of Punjab MLAs understood these points” and the language utilized by Singh that he has no issues in tying up with BJP, which introduced the three black legal guidelines, proves the Congress occasion’s motion of changing him was proper.
Vallabh mentioned with out underestimating his contribution to the Congress, Singh’s statements are proving what some skeptics used to say a couple of weeks in the past and now he is able to go along with that occasion which isn’t giving a authorized assure to the MSP.
Harish Rawat, the AICC normal secretary in-charge of Punjab, additionally mentioned that Amarinder Singh has proved what the MLAs had been saying for a while that he’s with the BJP and the Akalis.
He mentioned “he’ll lower into the votes of the Congress and can, in flip, assist the BJP”, however folks of Punjab now perceive every part.
Rawat has additionally urged the occasion excessive command to alleviate him of the duties of in-charge of Punjab as he wished to spend all his time in his ”karm-bhoomi” Uttarakhand, which has been badly affected by floods.
In a Fb publish, he mentioned elections are due in Punjab and Uttarakhand after some months and one can not spend full-time in each locations.
“If I do justice to my motherland then solely I will do justice to my office. I’m very grateful to Punjab Congress and the folks of Punjab for steady blessings and ethical help to me,” he mentioned in his publish.
“I’ve determined to wish to the management that I can stay absolutely devoted to Uttarakhand within the subsequent few months.
“That is why I needs to be free of that duty which is my present duty in Punjab,” he additionally mentioned.
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