Punjab Pradesh Congress Committee is lagging behind and all set to overlook the September 15 deadline set by the get together excessive command asking the state unit to arrange a listing of possible candidates and run it previous high leaders.
As per reviews, even after two months of Navjot Sidhu taking up the reign as the brand new PPCC chief, the state unit is but to revamp its organizational construction and short-list candidates for the Meeting polls to be held early subsequent 12 months.
Notably, this comes as a time when Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) has already introduced 64 candidates for the upcoming polls.
Other than the record, the PPCC is but to call district presidents in rural and concrete areas. It is usually required to have its physique within the state headquarters having new normal secretaries, secretaries, and different office-bearers.
Sources instructed Indian Categorical that the PPCC had divided the state into 4 components and handed these to the 4 working presidents who have been in contact with all MLAs to call the DCC chiefs. For the reason that physique has dissolved 2 years in the past, it precipitated a delay famous the supply. Former PPCC chief Sunil Kumar Jakhar had constituted his crew and despatched the record to the excessive command. However the approval by no means got here.
“The working presidents have gotten in contact with the MLAs and brought their suggestions about their alternative. On the identical time, we’re additionally sure people, who the MLAs wouldn’t advocate for some causes,” a supply instructed Indian Categorical.
Upon asking the PPCC members the place they stand on the subject of the candidate record, Pargat Singh instructed Indian Categorical that they’ll quickly be prepared with the record (of DCC chiefs) and hope to ship it to the excessive command by the tip of this week.
The record is being ready rigorously after studying from former PPCC chief Partap Bajwa’s expertise who was not cooperated by a number of DCC presidents when Amarinder had rebelled towards him.
At current, SAD is clearly by declaring 64 out of 97 seats it’s going to contest.