Four more working presidents also appointed alongside Sidhu
Four working presidents have also been appointed alongside Sidhu.
They are Sangat Singh Gilzian, Sukhwinder Singh Danny, Pawan Goel, and Kujit Singh Nagra.
Danny, a Dalit Sikh is Rahul Gandhi’s choice.
While Sangat Singh is an OBC, Goel a Hindu and Nagra a Jat Sikh.
Congress president appoint Navjot
“Congress president has appointed Navjot Singh Sidhu as the president of Punjab Pradesh Congress Committee with immediate effect,” a party statement said.
“The party appreciates the contributions of outgoing PCC president Sunil Jakhar,” the statement added.
Nagra, who was in-charge of party affairs in Sikkim, Nagaland and Tripura, has been relieved of his present responsibilities.
MLAs in support of Captain
The MLAs said that it was due to Captain that the party regained power in Punjab in the aftermath of the 1984 attack on Darbar Sahib and the subsequent genocide of the Sikhs in Delhi and elsewhere in the country.