“I am the aam aadmi sitting here while other parties keep talking about aam aadmi. This is the aam aadmi sarkar. It has to take many decisions for Punjab,” he later informed a information convention. Besides the political message, the pun was a dig at AAP, the Congress challenger in Punjab polls. “I am a representative of the common man, the farmer and anyone oppressed. I am not a representative of the rich. Those who are into sand mining and other illegal activities, don’t come to me. I am not your representative,” he mentioned. “My father used to hoist tents and I drove a rickshaw,” he mentioned.
Crediting the Congress for his elevation, he described Rahul Gandhi as a ‘revolutionary chief’ for taking such a call. He additionally expressed sympathy with agitating farmers and known as for withdrawal of central farms legal guidelines handed a yr in the past. While Rahul Gandhi attended the swearing-in perform, Channi’s predecessor Amarinder Singh stored off, making it clear he was on the conflict path, whilst AICC efforts had been on to get Sonia Gandhi to achieve out and placate him. Despite being a part of the unique insurrection in opposition to Singh, the brand new CM promised to advance his insurance policies and works.