Sidhu Drops Out, Stunned Gandhis Stuck In Big Mess
The New Indian Express Chennai|September 29, 2021
His loyalists, too, put in their papers; setback for Priyanka who was his biggest supporter
Harpreet Bajwa & Richa Sharma

TWO months after taking over as Punjab Congress president, Navjot Singh Sidhu on Tuesday suddenly announced his resignation, pushing the party into a crisis months ahead of Assembly elections. Hours later, cabinet minister Razia Sultana and two-state congress office bearers also stepped down in support of Sidhu. The cricketer-turned-politician’s resignation came soon after the allocation of portfolios to the members of the state cabinet led by Chief Minister Charanjit Singh Channi.

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