Sukhjinder Randhawa to be the new Chief Minister of Punjab: Reports

According to party sources, a formal announcement of the appointment of the new Chief Minister will arrive shortly.

Hours after meetings and feedbacks from MLAs, the AICC have narrowed down Sukhjinder Randhawa as the new CLP leader. Sukhjinder Randhawa is a traditional Congressman who has played an essential role in taking on Capt. Amarinder Singh.

According to party sources, a formal announcement of the appointment of the new Chief Minister will arrive shortly as per TOI.

Capt. Amarinder Singh, a Congress veteran, quit as Chief Minister of Punjab with only less than five months left for the Assembly polls. The move arrived after a brawl with the state party chief Navjot Singh Sidhu. Capt. Amarinder Singh reportedly said that he felt ‘humiliated’ over the mishandling of the crisis by the party.

 

(This is a developing story)
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