Punjab MLAs, ministers take on CM Amarinder, raise vital issues at CLP meet

In a recent meeting of the Congress legislature party to discuss the strategy for the ongoing monsoon season the MLAs raised these points besides other issues with Amarinder.

Published: 04th August 2019 08:44 PM  |   Last Updated: 05th August 2019 09:16 AM   |  A+A-

Punjab CM Amarinder Singh​

Punjab CM Amarinder Singh​ (File Photo | PTI)

Express News Service

CHANDIGARH: As resentment against chief minister Capt Amarinder Singh brews among Punjab government leaders, the chief minister is likely to host a dinner for the party MLAs on Monday, in an attempt to solve their grievances.

Many leaders have criticised the working of their own government over its inability to pinpoint the accused in the Bargari sacrilege cases and the free run enjoyed by the transport and cable mafia in the state.

In a recent meeting of the Congress legislative party to discuss the strategy for the ongoing monsoon season, party MLA Fateh Jung Singh Bajwa reportedly told Amarinder that even if Rs 1000 crore is provided for development of the assembly segment instead of Rs 100 crore, people will still not vote for the party.

A few MLAs asked why the government is not implementing the new transport policy and why a particular cable network is being allowed to monopolise in the state.

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