Punjab Crisis LIVE Updates: The exit of veteran Congress chief and former Punjab CM Amarinder Singh has not simply shook the nation, however plunged the state and the grand previous get together in a deep disaster as Punjab was one of many few states the place the Congress authorities gave the impression to be steady since final elections, with out a lot rumblings. Sidhu, who has switched from the BJP, is comparatively new within the get together however managed to destabilise the federal government of a nine-time chief minister. Many senior leaders have blamed the Congress excessive command and Rahul Gandhi for the disaster, together with former exterior affairs minister Natwar Singh. He slammed Gandhi for the get together’s state of affairs and mentioned that Sonia Gandhi’s son takes selections in all issues with out holding any place within the get together.
“Rahul Gandhi, who doesn’t even hold any designation in the party, but he takes decisions in all the matters. Nothing is going right in the party at present,” Singh was quoted by ANI. He mentioned Rahul Gandhi, who’s MP from Wayanad and a former Congress chief, was amongst these accountable for the current issues of the get together. “Three persons are responsible for this, one of whom is Rahul Gandhi,” he mentioned.
Natwar Singh mentioned that Rahul Gandhi took the choice to interchange Captain Amarinder Singh, who has an extended expertise of 52 years. Amarinder Singh resigned as Punjab chief minister earlier this month. Targeting the Congress management, Natwar Singh mentioned as an alternative of Captain Amarinder Singh, the Congress has given the duty to Sidhu, “who can take any decision at any time”. Sidhu, who was appointed Punjab Congress chief in July amid factionalism within the state unit, resigned on September 28.