Punjab, AICC appointed observers for resolve Punjab chief Minister issue, Sukhjinder Randhawa may be the new CLP leader. He is a traditional Congressman and has been instrumental in taking on Capt Amarinder Singh.
Asked that his name was among the frontrunners, Randhawa replied he or his family “never hankers for any post”. Formal announcement after a while, said party sources.
Congress veteran Capt Amarinder Singh resigned as chief minister of Punjab with less than five months to go for the Assembly polls after a bruising power struggle with state party chief Navjot Singh Sidhu, and had said that he felt “humiliated” over the way the party handled the protracted crisis.