Minutes after BJP’s nominated Rajya Sabha member Navjot Singh Sidhu resigned from the Upper House, Aam Aadmi Party Punjab convener Sucha Singh Chotepur took to Twitter on Monday to welcomed to former cricketer and his wife to the party. The tweet got here amid rumours of him deciding to hitch AAP.
A supply near Sidhu advised the Indian Express that he’ll quickly determine upon whether or not to hitch Aam Aadmi Party earlier than Punjab Assembly elections scheduled in 2017.
His wife and BJP MLA in Punjab, Navjot Kaur Sidhu, can also be anticipated to hitch AAP alongside together with her husband.
Chotepur tweeted: “Appreciate Navjot Sidhu and Dr. Navjot Kaur Sidhu Move,looking forward for their Welcome to @AAPPunjab2017 @AamAadmiParty @DrDrnavjotsidhu”
— Sucha Singh Chotepur (@SChotepur) July 18, 2016
Navjot Sidhu, nonetheless, has not confirmed that he will likely be becoming a member of AAP or not. In an announcement to information company ANI, he mentioned: “In the war of right or wrong, you can’t afford to be neutral rather than being self-centered. Punjab’s interest is paramount.”
With closure of each window resulting in Punjab the aim stands defeated, now a mere burden. I want to not carry it: Navjot Singh Sidhu
— ANI (@ANI_news) July 18, 2016
AAP marketing campaign in Punjab is on a full-swing because the party eyes to defeat ruling BJP-SAD alliance driving on allegations of rampant drug abuse in the state. AAP nationwide convener and Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal was additionally seen providing ‘Sewa’ at standard Sikh shrine ‘Harmandar Sahib’ or Golden Temple on Sunday.