New Delhi: The Congress government in Punjab is going through troubles these days. While there is a situation of discord within the party, on the other hand the opposition parties are agitating against the state government. Amidst all this, Punjab CM Captain Amarinder Singh is going to meet Congress President Sonia Gandhi in Delhi tomorrow.
In the last few days, many leaders of Punjab Congress reached Delhi. Navjot Singh Sidhu was especially in the discussion in this. There was rhetoric between Navjot Singh Sidhu and CM Amarinder Singh. Some other party leaders are said to be dissatisfied. Rahul Gandhi also met many leaders in the past. Sidhu also met Rahul Gandhi and Priyanka Gandhi. CM Amarinder Sidhu is on target in Punjab. He has also criticized the CM on many issues.
Earlier news came that the party high command may soon come out with a respectable position formula for Chief Minister Amarinder Singh and former minister Navjot Singh Sidhu in order to remove the ongoing discord in the Punjab unit of Congress. Sources had given this information.
On June 30, Sidhu had a long meeting with former Congress president Rahul Gandhi and party general secretary Priyanka Gandhi. It is believed that in these meetings an attempt was made by the Congress high command to persuade Sidhu with an offer of respectable position in the party or organization.
Sources say that in view of Sidhu’s tough stand against Chief Minister Amarinder Singh, the Congress high command is trying to find a satisfactory solution for both the leaders and its formula may come out soon.