Manpreet Badal’s politics of opportunism completely uncovered, Bajwa
CHANDIGARH:Senior congress chief & Punjab’s chief of the opposition (LoP) Partap Singh Bajwa on Thursday has slammed former Finance Minister Manpreet Singh Badal for being an absolute political opportunist.
Badal had joined Bharatiya Janata Occasion (BJP) on Wednesday January 18 within the presence of JP Nadda and Piyush Goel after quitting the first membership of the Indian Nationwide Congress (INC).
Bajwa mentioned Badal has backstabbed the senior congress management in addition to the get together which restored his honor about seven years in the past after he was wandering in political wilderness. Badal’s political outfit Individuals’s Occasion of Punjab (PPP) was utterly decimated within the 2012 Punjab Vidhan Sabha polls and it might barely get 5 % of the entire votes polled.
Congress management Rahul Gandhi and Priyanka Gandhi each allowed Badal to merge his get together with the congress and later when the get together got here to energy in 2017 he was rewarded with the finance ministry which he sought so desperately.
In truth politicians similar to Badal had earlier ditched his circle of relatives and later additionally broke away from Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) simply because he learnt that it was Sukhbir Singh Badal who was being elevated as chief minister and never him.
Bajwa mentioned it was a recognized truth among the many political circles that Manpreet Badal was a chance to the core for which he might backstab anybody.
Bajwa mentioned even after breaking away from the Badal household he had by no means uttered a single phrase in opposition to Parkash Singh Badal and Sukhbir Singh Badal for his or her misgovernance. Equally Manpreet by no means dared to criticize the ideology of the BJP and the RSS.
Bajwa additionally referred to Rahul Gandhi’s press convention during which the latter mentioned the congress was not fearful in regards to the riff raff going to the BJP.
Bajwa additionally held Manpreet Badal squarely answerable for the mismanagement of state funds whereas being the Punjab finance minister. “ It was throughout his tenure because the finance minister that the state needed to borrow hefty loans from varied institutes whereas the debt steeped to Rs. 2.82 lakh crore”.
Bajwa mentioned Manpreet Badal by no means understood the nuances of managing the state funds. “ Uttering just a few crammed up stolen urdu couplets on the ground of the home don’t resolve the intense monetary disaster which he might by no means perceive”, added Bajwa.