Punjab Congress Crisis: The party high command has not accepted Navjot Sidhu’s resignation. The party has given instructions to resolve this dispute at the state level.
Punjab Congress Crisis: Navjot Singh Sidhu on Tuesday from the post of State Congress President of Punjab (Navjot Singh Sidhu) resigned. After Sidhu, the round of resignation started in his support too. Razia Sultana a few hours after Sidhu (Razia Sultana) also left the post of cabinet minister.Also Read – Punjab Congress Crisis: Resignation phase started in support of Navjot Sidhu, Razia Sultana left ministerial post showing solidarity
Amidst all this, News ANI quoted sources as saying that the party high command has not accepted Navjot Sidhu’s resignation. The party has given instructions to resolve this dispute at the state level and only after that any decision will be taken on Sidhu’s resignation. Also Read – Will Amarinder Join BJP? Former Punjab CM who reached Delhi himself made it clear; real reason for coming
Navjot Singh Sidhu’s resignation has not been accepted. Top leadership has asked state leadership to resolve the matter at their own level first: Congress sources
— ANI (@ANI) September 28, 2021
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Earlier, in a letter to Congress President Sonia Gandhi, Sidhu has said that he will continue to serve the party. Sidhu took over as the party’s state unit president in July this year amid a leadership tussle with Amarinder Singh. Amarinder Singh had resigned from the chief minister’s post 10 days ago, accusing the party high command of humiliating himself.
— Navjot Singh Sidhu (@sherryontopp) September 28, 2021
In his letter to Sonia Gandhi, Sidhu said, “The decline in the personality of any person starts with compromise, I cannot compromise on the future of Punjab and the agenda of Punjab’s welfare.” He wrote, ‘Therefore, I resign as the President of Punjab Pradesh Congress Committee. Will continue to serve Congress.
I told you so…he is not a stable man and not fit for the border state of Punjab.
— Capt.Amarinder Singh (@capt_amarinder) September 28, 2021
On the other hand, Amarinder Singh on Tuesday took a dig at the party leadership after Navjot Singh Sidhu’s resignation from the post of State Congress Committee president, saying that he had already told that Sidhu was not a stable person. He tweeted, ‘I told you… he is not a stable person and is not suitable for the border state of Punjab.’ Amarinder Singh had called Sidhu ‘dangerous’ and anti-national.
(Input: ANI, Language)