New Delhi, Nov 28, 2016: Sidhu’s spouse joins Congress. Cricketer turned politician Navjot Singh Sidhu’s wife Navjot Kaur Sidhu and former hockey Olympian Pargat Singh on Monday joined the Congress.
Sidhu’s spouse joins Congress.
Hinting at Sidhu’s entry to the Congress, Navjot Kaur mentioned: “We’re one soul in two our bodies. The body cannot dwell with out the soul. The body has to observe the soul. We’re soulmates. When he comes, you may get to know.”
She stated she had joined the party “unconditionally” and can fulfil no matter duty the occasion assigns her as Sidhu’s spouse joins Congress.
Punjab Congress President Captain Amarinder Singh mentioned: “If Mrs Sidhu is right here, do you suppose Mr Sidhu shouldn’t be going to be with us ?”
“I’ve not met him to this point. I’ve not spoken to him. He’s nonetheless in Mumbai; he’ll are available one or two days. When he involves Delhi, we’ll talk about after which will let ,” Singh informed the media right here when Sidhu’s spouse joins Congress.
There’s hypothesis that Navjot Singh Sidhu, after becoming a member of the Congress, will contest by-poll for the Amritsar Lok Sabha seat, which was vacated by Amarinder Singh on November 11 within the wake of the Supreme Court verdict on a Presidential reference on the Sutlej-Yamuna Link canal challenge.
Requested if the previous cricketer will contest the Amritsar by-election, Amarinder Singh replied: “I have no idea; as I mentioned, I’ve not met Mr. Sidhu. Except I discuss to him, how can I say what function he wish to play? … whether or not he desires to contest the Lok Sbaha elections or play another position?” when Sidhu’s spouse joins Congress.
Amarinder Singh, a former Punjab Chief Minister, resigned from the Lok Sabha to protest in opposition to what he stated was “injustice” to his state after the Supreme Court docket held as “unconstitutional” a 2004 regulation handed by the Punjab meeting to disclaim Haryana and different states a share within the Sutlej-Yamuna waters.
Pargat and Navjot Kaur met the Congress excessive command right here final week relating to their entry to the party forward of the Punjab meeting elections early subsequent 12 months as Sidhu’s spouse joins Congress.
Navjot Kaur Sidhu resigned from the Bharatiya Janata Party on October eight. She represented Amritsar East constituency within the Punjab meeting. She can also be a former Chief Parliamentary Secretary of the Punjab authorities.
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