New Delhi: Amid the continuing political disaster in Congress Punjab unit, former state CM Captain Amarinder Singh on Wednesday night met Union Residence Minister Amit Shah at his residence within the nationwide capital. The assembly additional fueled speculations of the previous becoming a member of the Bharatiya Janata Social gathering (BJP).
Nonetheless, hours after the power-packed assembly, Singh’s media advisor mentioned that the 2 leaders mentioned the extended agitation by farmers in opposition to the Centre’s three farm legal guidelines.
Even Singh, after his 45-minute lengthy assembly with BJP slatwart, tweeted: “Met Union Residence Minister Amit Shahji in Delhi. Mentioned the extended farmers’ agitation in opposition to #FarmLaws & urged him to resolve the disaster urgently with the repeal of the legal guidelines & assure MSP, moreover supporting Punjab in crop diversification. #NoFarmersNoFood
Nonetheless, a number of consultants imagine that the politically vital assembly generally is a massive purpose to fret for Congress which is already present process large turmoil in poll-bound Punjab.
Singh resigned as Chief Minister of Punjab after accusing the Congress of humiliating him.
Earlier, there have been stories that an upset Amarinder Singh is more likely to meet Shah, however Singh’s workplace denied the claims. Sources near information company IANS mentioned that each the leaders mentioned a number of points, together with nationwide safety, farmers’ agitation and the present political scenario in Punjab.
There are speculations that Singh might be a part of the saffron get together or float his personal outfit forward of Punjab Meeting polls which can happen in early 2022.
The BJP has already welcomed Captain, saying he’s a nationalist and all nationalists are welcomed within the get together.
“Amarinder Singh is nationalist to the core and he at all times stood for nationalist points. Aside from his political agenda, he at all times stood for nationalist points. All nationalists are welcome to fulfill the Residence Minister. On one hand, the Congress has insulted a nationalist solider and on the opposite, it inducted a member of ‘tukde tukde gang’. Our doorways are open for all of the nationalists,” BJP nationwide spokesperson R.P. Singh mentioned.
In the meantime, Congress has too reacted to Singh-Shah assembly, with Congress chief spokesperson Randeep Surjewala alleging that Amit Shah’s residence has develop into the centre of anti-Dalit politics.
In a collection of tweets in Hindi, he mentioned, “the vanity of the these sitting in energy has been damage. As a result of if a Dalit is made the Chief Minister, then they ask who’s making the selections within the Congress.”
Sources near information company PTI has even mentioned that the previous Punjab CM is learnt to have additionally mentioned the interior safety scenario in Punjab with Shah.
Singh has been claiming that instability in Punjab might give Pakistan a deal with to create disturbance within the border state.
He has additionally accused Congress chief Navjot Singh Sidhu of being “near (Pakistani Prime Minister) Imran Khan” and alleged that he’s ‘harmful’ for a state that shares border with a infamous neighboring nation.