Punjab

All ‘turncoat’ MLAs including Pargat and Dr Sidhu kept in ‘waiting list’ by Congress

Rajeev Bhaskar | December 15, 2016 07:42 PM

JALANDHAR: Congress preferred to keep all ‘turncoat’ MLAs of other parties in “waiting list” and did not include in the first list of 61 candidates.

Recently a massive ‘exodus’ of rebel MLAs from other parties was witnessed, but Congress High Command has decided to keep all of them in the “waiting list” due to fear of dissidence among the party workers.

Although it was expected that Pargat Singh would be fielded from Jalandhar Cantonment and Dr Sidhu from Amritsar (East), as both them ‘jumped’ in the party through national leaders of the party, but it seems that party avoided any immediate trouble for it.

 

 

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