New Delhi : After 24 hours of Captain Amrinder Singh’s resignation from the post of Punjab CM. Congress appointed Charanjit Singh Channi as a new Chief minister of the state.
It gives me immense pleasure to announce that Sh. #CharanjitSinghChanni has been unanimously elected as the Leader of the Congress Legislature Party of Punjab.@INCIndia @RahulGandhi @INCPunjab pic.twitter.com/iboTOvavPd— Harish Rawat (@harishrawatcmuk) September 19, 2021
News of the appointment of Mr Channi – a member of the Dalit community – comes after three days of high drama in the poll-bound state that was triggered by the resignation of Amarinder Singh yesterday.