Sonia appoints Navjot Singh Sidhu as Punjab PCC chief
Punjab: The Congress on Sunday appointed former minister Navjot Singh Sidhu as the Punjab Pradesh Congress Committee (PPCC) president. Earlier, Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh has raised an objection over the appointment of Sidhu as PPCC chief. The party also appointed four working presidents for Punjab.
The Congress appreciated the contribution of outgoing PCC chief Sunil Jakhar. In a tweet, the party said, “Hon'ble Congress President Smt. Sonia Gandhi has appointed Shri Navjot Singh Sidhu as the President of the Punjab Pradesh Congress Committee with immediate an effect. The party appreciates the contributions of outgoing PCC President Shri Sunil Jakhar.”