Having left Cong for AAP, Chahal & Madan now be a part of BJP
Charanjit Singh Teja
Amritsar, February 20
Two former Congress councillors who had earlier shifted their loyalty to the Aam Aadmi Occasion (AAP) have now joined the Bharatiya Janata Occasion (BJP). The 2 former councillors are Sukhdev Singh Chahal of Ward 46 and Rajesh Madan of Ward 21.
A complete of 5 former councillors from the Aam Aadmi Occasion and Congress joined the BJP together with their supporters and households, claimed Harvinder Singh Sandhu, district president (City), BJP.
Sukhdev Singh Chahal and Rajesh Madan had earlier left the Congress and joined the Aam Aadmi Occasion on March 13, 2022, within the presence of Delhi Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia. Other than this, councillors of Amritsar Cantonment Ramesh Kumar Bablu, former councillors Mandeep Sharma and Tarun Bhatti joined the BJP within the presence of Union Jal Shakti Minister Gajendra Singh Shekhawat, state BJP president Ashwani Sharma and former Rajya Sabha member Shwait Malik.
As per the data, the AAP had reportedly refused a celebration ticket to them for the upcoming MC elections. In the meantime, the Congress has already declared that they won’t give social gathering tickets to turncoats, who had left after the AAP got here to energy in March 2022. As many as 25 Congress councillors had joined the AAP after the shift in energy. There was a powerful resistance amongst AAP volunteers concerning the becoming a member of of Congress councillors they usually had been demanding to not give illustration to those newcomers. In case the AAP didn’t give tickets to former councillors, extra ward representatives would depart AAP, claimed a senior Congress councillor.
The MC elections are anticipated to be held in Could as the method of delimitation of wards could get accomplished by March. The transfer by Sukhdev Singh Chahal and Rajesh Madan is being seen as a humiliation for AAP which received 92 meeting seats final yr however failed.to fulfill its cadre.