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Navjot Singh Sidhu resigns as Punjab Congress chief


Punjab Congress chief Navjot Singh Sidhu on Wednesday tendered his resignation from the submit a day after Congress President Sonia Gandhi had requested the PCC Presidents of Uttar Pradesh, Uttarakhand, Punjab, Goa and Manipur to place of their resignations to be able to facilitate reorganisation of PCCs.

The cricketer-turned-politician shared the details about his resignation on his twitter deal with.

“As desired by the Congress President I’ve despatched my resignation …,” his tweet learn.

Following the get together’s drubbing within the not too long ago held Meeting polls in 5 states, Congress president Sonia Gandhi on Tuesday had requested its state unit chiefs in Uttar Pradesh, Uttarakhand, Goa, Punjab and Manipur to place of their papers.

The axe fell on the Congress’s satraps, together with its Punjab president Navjot Singh Sidhu, two days after the Congress Working Committee (CWC) brainstormed concerning the causes for the get together’s debacle within the newest spherical of state meeting polls. The Congress didn’t wrest the 4 BJP-ruled states and misplaced Punjab to the Aam Aadmi Get together (AAP).

“Congress President, Smt. Sonia Gandhi has requested the PCC Presidents of Uttar Pradesh, Uttarakhand, Punjab, Goa and Manipur to place of their resignations to be able to facilitate reorganisation of PCCs,” chief spokesperson for the get together Randeep Surjewala mentioned on Twitter.

The outcomes of 5 meeting polls got here as a shock to the Congress which hoped to do nicely to revive its prospects for the 2024 Lok Sabha polls and to fend off the rising problem from the Aam Aadmi Get together (AAP) and Trinamool Congress to switch it because the fulcrum of anti-BJP politics within the nation.

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