Congress MP Manish Tewari on Sunday hit out at Punjab Congress Chief Navjot Singh Sidhu over his assertion on commerce with Pakistan and stated that it’s “ineffective and futile” to carry any trade-related talks with Pakistan till the neighbouring nation stops its anti-India actions.
Chatting with ANI, the Lok Sabha MP from Sri Anandpur Sahib stated, “Till Pakistan stops sending terrorists to India and dropping medicine and weapons in our areas by way of drones, it’s ineffective and futile to carry any trade-related talks with Pakistan.”
Whereas chatting with the media right here in Amritsar, Mr Sidhu had stated, “If our friendship is elevated with Pakistan then our enterprise may even be elevated. I like our former Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee’s scheme when he began Aman Eman Bus Sewa from India to Pakistan.”
The cricketer-turned-politician additional requested that if the Karachi border is open, why they can not open the Attari border for enterprise.
Responding to the attainable alliance of BJP’s with Captain Amarinder Singh’s Punjab Lok Congress, Mr Tewari stated, “Captain has been a Congress chief for 20 years and has been the Chief Minister of Punjab for 9 and half years. In fact, the alliance will affect the politics within the State.”
Captain Amarinder Singh, final month, launched his new political get together after quitting Congress to struggle the forthcoming Meeting polls within the State and is hopeful of a tie-up with BJP if the continued protest by farmer unions towards three farm legal guidelines is resolved “in farmers’ curiosity”.
Punjab is scheduled to go to the Meeting polls in 2022.
Within the 2017 Punjab Meeting polls, Congress received an absolute majority within the state by profitable 77 seats and ousted the SAD-BJP authorities after 10 years.
Aam Aadmi Get together had emerged because the second-largest get together profitable 20 seats in 117-member Punjab Legislative Meeting. The Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) might solely handle to win 15 seats whereas the BJP secured 3 seats.
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