Kuljit Singh Nagra and Sangat Singh Gilzian, two of the 4 newly appointed working presidents for the state party unit, prolonged a proper invite to the CM at his farmhouse in Mohali’s Siswan for the installation ceremony.
Sidhu and Amarinder Singh have been at loggerheads for the previous a while, with the Amritsar (East) MLA just lately attacking the CM over the desecration circumstances.
The chief minister had additionally opposed his appointment because the state Congress chief and had stated he will not meet Sidhu till the cricketer-turned-politician apologises for his “derogatory” tweets in opposition to him.
After assembly Amarinder Singh, Nagra instructed reporters that the CM will come to the occasion. “An invitation from the pardhan sahib (PPCC president), ministers and MLAs has been given to the CM. He has accepted the invitation and will reach there to give his blessings,” stated Nagra.
Later, the Punjab CM’s media adviser stated in a tweet, “Punjab CM @capt_amarinder has invited all @INCPunjab MLAs, MPs and senior party functionaries at Punjab Bhawan for tea at 10 am on Friday. They will all then go to Punjab Congress Bhawan together from there for the installation of the new PPCC team.”
Sidhu will formally assume cost of the Punjab Pradesh Congress Committee, together with 4 working presidents, at Punjab Congress Bhawan.
Incharge of Punjab affairs on the AICC, Harish Rawat, can be anticipated to attend the occasion.