Charanjit Singh Channi described them as 'foes-turned-friends' and said they are 'secretly engaged in adjustment of seats for the upcoming assembly polls to extend political gains to one another'.
"People say it's a Channi government, I say it's a 'changi' (good) government as we have effectively delivered on promises to win the trust of the common man,” he said.
The pilgrimage to the Kartarpur Sahib gurdwara was suspended in March 2020 due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
The chief minister also promised to cancel all FIRs against farmers, registered in the state during their protests against the Centre's three farm laws.
In a short video of the party meeting, Punjab Chief Minister Charanjit Singh Channi is heard saying that "Harish Chaudharyji was even advising to hire Prashant Kishor".
The meeting was held on a day former Punjab chief minister Amarinder Singh resigned from the Congress and announced the name of his own political party.
The announcement was made by Punjab Chief Minister Charanjit Singh Channi after the Cabinet meeting.
Punjab Chief Minister Charanjit Singh Channi expressed deep anguish over the gruesome killings of the principal and the teacher.
Surjewala's remarks came as Amarinder Singh had accused the Congress leadership of "humiliating" him after he tendered his resignation as the Punjab CM.
Those who rallied behind Sidhu in the power tussle with Amarinder are likely to find a place in the cabinet.
'This bold decision, though very much rooted in the ethos of Sikhism, is nevertheless a watershed moment not only for the polity but also for the social fabric of the state,' Sunil Jakhar said.
In Delhi, the Congress leaders are expected to meet AICC general secretary Harish Rawat and other party leaders for deliberations on cabinet expansion, said party sources.
As part of this well-orchestrated strategy, young SC leader Jignesh Mevani, who is an independent MLA in Gujarat, is likely to join the Congress.
Hoping to make inroads, Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal has time and again put his entire weight behind the farmers' protest.
In a statement, Rekha Sharma said it was 'shameful' that such a person was appointed the chief minister of Punjab.