Harish Chaudhary replaces Harish Rawat as Congress Punjab affairs in-charge

Rajasthan Revenue Minister and AICC secretary Harish Chaudhary was on Friday appointed Punjab Congress affairs in-charge. Chaudhary has changed AICC common secretary and former chief minister of Uttarakhand Harish Rawat.

Rawat’s tenure in Punjab remained eventful and noticed a riot towards former Chief Minister Amarinder Singh and his ouster from the submit of CM. Navjot Sidhu, who had stop Amarinder’s cupboard after having variations with him, was appointed PPCC chief within the face of fierce opposition by Amarinder.

Rawat had, nonetheless, been searching for from the excessive command that he needs to be relieved from the submit as he had to focus on his election in Uttarakhand. The relieving orders got here fairly late, though he had been requesting for a similar for fairly a while.

Chaudhary has already labored in Punjab up to now as deputy to former AICC common secretary in-charge Asha Kumari and Shakeel Ahmed additionally.

He had an vital position to play in Amarinder’s elimination and was tipped to be the incharge.