A letter of the political appointments in Punjab with the signature of Delhi CM and AAP convener Arvind Kejriwal, went viral on social media, sparking a war of words between the AAP and its political opponents. Furthermore, citing the viral letter, PPCC chief Amrinder Singh Raja Warring and Congress MLA Sukhpal Khaira have slammed the Bhagwant Mann government.
With Raja Warring and Sukhpal Khaira, sharing the picture of the letter on their twitter handles, a new political tussle between the government and the opposition, has begun in Punjab.
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Citing the viral letter, Congress MLA Sukhpal Khaira, in a tweet, asserted that the Bhagwant Mann government of Punjab is not even able to make the political appointments on its own, they’re all being approved by the AAP and Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal.
However, the Aam Aadmi Party immediately denied any such claim, calling it a fake letter. The AAP Punjab, on its twitter handle, claimed that the letter shared by Congress leader and MLA Sukhpal Khaira is completely fake, adding that the party would take a legal action against the “fake news peddlers” of the Congress party.
Moreover, the Congress party has once again accused Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal of running the Punjab government behind the curtains. The opposition has been calling the Bhagwant Mann government as a puppet of Delhi since its formation. Not just the Congress, but even the Akali Dal earlier had accused the Bhagwant Mann government of acting like Mr. Kejriwal’s puppet.
Earlier also, the opposition accused the Bhagwant Mann government of providing security to Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal, however, the Punjab government denied the opposition’s claim. Moreover, with this viral letter now, the political battle between the AAP and the opposition has once again aroused in Punjab.