BJP’s newest Punjab recruit from the Congress has returned to his former celebration in what may very well be the quickest homecoming of an MLA within the state the place elections are simply months away.
Balwinder Singh Laddi, a Congress MLA from Hargobindpur, had joined the BJP six days in the past. Final evening, he re-joined the Congress in a small ceremony held by the celebration’s Punjab in-charge Harish Chaudhary and Deputy Chief Minister Sukhjinder Singh Randhawa.
Mr Laddi’s Twitter timeline remains to be recent with congratulatory messages to him on becoming a member of the BJP. He has additionally retweeted a couple of of them.
A lot of motion is going on because the elections come nearer. One other Congress MLA, Fateh Jung Singh Bajwa, the brother of senior celebration chief and MP Pratap Bajwa, joined the BJP lately.
The BJP has additionally fashioned an alliance with former Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh, who was earlier with the Congress. Amarinder Singh runs his personal outfit now after he left the Congress on bitter phrases.
The BJP, which had until now performed second fiddle in Punjab to ex-ally Shiromani Akali Dal, has raised its stakes within the state and plans to go massive within the elections. Celebration leaders declare extra Congress and Akali Dal leaders are anticipated to affix within the run-up to the polls.
The Aam Aadmi Celebration, or AAP, underneath Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal can also be being seen as one other massive challenger within the Punjab battlefield this 12 months.