Amarinder Singh, Navjot Sidhu To Break The Chill With Tea Party Tomorrow
Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh and Navjot Sidhu will meet tomorrow for tea in a primary effort for peace forward of the cricketer-turned-politician’s inauguration because the Punjab Congress chief. The overture got here from Mr Sidhu, who invited the Chief Minister for the programme on the celebration workplace. Mr Singh responded with an invitation for a tea for all celebration leaders and MLAs.The tea celebration can be held on the Punjab Bhawan, after which they may proceed to the celebration workplace.
The Chief Minister’s transfer got here after a letter from Mr Sidhu inviting him to the inauguration.
In the letter that pointedly talked about his appointment by Sonia Gandhi, Mr Sidhu stated, “I have no personal agenda, only Pro-People agenda. Thus, as the eldest of our Punjab Congress family, I request you to please come and bless the new team of PCC”.
Later within the afternoon, Raveen Thukral, the Chief Minister’s media advisor tweeted, “Punjab CM has invited all MLAs, MPs and senior party functionaries at Punjab Bhawan for tea at 10 am on Friday. They will all then go to Punjab Congress Bhawan together from there for the installation of the new PPCC team”.
The Chief Minister has already met two members of the brand new crew, photos of the meet had been additionally posted together with the tweet.
Punjab CM @capt_amarinder has invited all @INCPunjab MLAs, MPs and senior celebration functionaries at Punjab Bhawan for tea at 10 am on Friday. They will all then go to Punjab Congress Bhawan collectively from there for the set up of the brand new PPCC crew. pic.twitter.com/fdm2XXprlP
— Raveen Thukral (@RT_MediaAdvPBCM) July 22, 2021
Mr Sidhu was not a part of the delegation that met Mr Singh and the 2 are more likely to meet tomorrow for the primary time because the bother throughout the celebration escalated.
Mr Sidhu is but to increase the general public apology the Chief Minister has demanded for his disparaging tweets. But sources stated it’s seemingly that there was some rapprochement between the 2.
The cricketer-turned politician was elevated because the Congress president earlier this week after months of infighting that threatened to scuttle the celebration’s re-election bid in subsequent yr’s meeting polls.
The celebration veterans had additionally opposed Mr Sidhu — whom they dubbed a “BJP reject” — calling the photographs.
The elevation was seen as a snub to the Chief Minister and celebration veterans, who had been towards what they dubbed a “BJP reject” calling the photographs. Mr Singh had solely given a conditional acceptance to the Central management’s resolution, however all his riders had been ignored.
The feud between Amarinder Singh and Navjot Sidhu has been on because the 2017 state elections. Mr Sidhu, who joined the celebration after a stint within the BJP, hoped to be made Deputy Chief Minister. But the transfer was reportedly scuttled by Mr Singh. Mr Sidhu has been on the warpath since, publicly criticising the Chief Minister on and off.