Charanjit Singh Channi Punjab Chief Minister on Monday attacked the Akalis, and accused them of utilizing the Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) as a “pawn on their political chessboard”.
“In 1996, the Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) had an alliance with the BSP, but the very next year, they ditched the BSP and joined the BJP,” he stated.
After getting the style of their very own medication from the BJP, the Akalis have now once more come round to the BSP, however this time too, they’re taking part in their “old devious political game” and have given such seats to the BSP like Hoshiarpur and Pathankot from the place they’ve by no means themselves gained, the chief minister stated right here.
“Secretly, the SAD is still hand-in-glove with the BJP,” he alleged.
Exhorting the Bahujan Samaj to unite underneath the banner of Congress party, the chief minister stated there may be Bahujan Samaj rule in Punjab now.
The SAD has entered into an alliance with the BSP for the 2022 Punjab meeting polls.
Listing the steps taken by his authorities for the good thing about all sections of the society, the chief minister stated home energy charges have diminished by Rs 3 per unit with the ability of 200 free models to 21 lakh households to proceed as earlier than, and possession rights underneath ‘Mera Ghar Mere Naam’ scheme have been given to residents dwelling underneath the ‘Lal Lakir’ in city and rural areas, based on a authorities assertion.
Member of Parliament from Jalandhar Chaudhry Santokh Singh welcomed Channi saying a “lohpurush (ironman)” has grow to be the chief minister of the state.
Calling Doaba area the guts of Punjab, Channi vowed to rework it right into a frontline a part of the state by in accordance prime precedence to development-centric tasks right here particularly within the Adampur constituency.
As a part of his dedication to make sure accelerated progress in Adampur, the chief minister introduced Rs 19 crore for growth work of infrastructural nature.
He stated out of the Rs 19 crore, Rs 9 crore has been earmarked for strengthening, widening and four-laning of roads.
Channi additionally stated that the street main in the direction of the Adampur airport can be named after Guru Ravidass, and a proposal for a similar can be despatched to the Union authorities.
“The Kshatriya Rajputs would again be accorded the status of general category,” the chief minister stated in response to a different demand.
He additionally laid the inspiration stones of seven growth tasks, together with the four-laning of the strategy street to the airport and concrete lining of the Bist Doab canal.
The bouquet of tasks, with a complete value of Rs 157.96 crore, additionally features a cricket stadium, renovation of bus stand, growth of the town centre and water provide and sewerage undertaking apart from laying the inspiration of the Saragarhi Stadium at Damunda village.