Congress MLAs in Punjab reiterated that the choice over the possible candidate for the put up of Punjab Chief Minister lies within the palms of the get together’s excessive command.
Congress MLA Kuldeep Singh Vaid stated: “We are awaiting Sonia Gandhi’s orders. Immediately after, a decision will be taken in the CLP (Congress Legislative Party) meeting.”
“Resignation of Captain Amarinder Singh is not a small issue. There is a background and issues behind the resignation of Captain Amarinder Singh. There was dissatisfaction among MLAs irrespective of the work done by Amarinder Singh’s government,” he stated.
Reacting to the political developments in Punjab, Congress MLA Pargat Singh stated: “It all depends on the Congress high command. This is the prerogative of the high command. CLP meeting was held yesterday and a mandate has been given.”
However, each the MLAs refused to touch upon the possible candidate for the put up of Chief Minister.
CLP, earlier on Saturday, unanimously handed a decision to provide Congress chief Sonia Gandhi energy to appoint the brand new Chief Minister of Punjab after Captain Amarinder Singh stepped down.
The second decision handed by the CLP praised Amarinder Singh.
Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh stepped down from his put up on Saturday forward of the assembly of get together legislators within the faction-ridden state unit because the get together excessive command determined to impact a change of guard within the border state forward of meeting polls early subsequent yr.