Punjab Politics: Senior Congress leader and former chairman of Amritsar Improvement Trust Dinesh Bassi has been arrested by the Punjab Vigilance Bureau. After which there is a discussion among the state Congress leaders that the AAP government is taking this step to target the appointments in the previous Congress-led government. The top leadership of the party is beginning to fear that after targeting the ministers who had been in the previous government, the second line Congress leaders are on the target of the AAP government. At the same time, action may have to be faced regarding more such political appointments in the coming days.
Compromise between AAP and BJP- Bajwa
Let us inform that the former Forest Minister of Punjab, Sadhu Singh Dharamsot has been arrested in a corruption case. At the same time, an FIR has been registered against another former Forest Minister Sangat Singh Giljian. While former Food and Supplies Minister Bharat Bhushan Ashu and former Rural Development and Panchayat Minister Tript Bajwa are also facing investigation. On this matter, CLP leader Pratap Singh Bajwa said that this entire action is to target the Congress leadership against the Congress leaders. It seems to be a pact between AAP and BJP. Bajwa inquired that “Why did the Bhagwant Mann-led AAP government not target any former Congress minister who joined BJP? Does joining BJP give full protection from ‘AAP’?”
CM Mann attacked the opposition
It should be mentioned that during the recently concluded budget session, CM god value had pulled up the opposition for indulging in corruption. He had said, “I pledge on the floor of this august House that my government will never forgive corrupt politicians against Punjab and Punjabis, irrespective of the political party they join, big or small.”
This is sheer political vendetta – Raja
While a senior Congress leader claimed that it appears to be a pressure tactic to induct senior Congress leaders into the BJP and other party leaders to join the Aam Aadmi Party. PPCC chief Amarinder Singh Raja Waring alleged that this was sheer political vendetta. “There is a way of investigation. We will fight collectively against political vendetta in the days to come,” he said.