Punjab polls: Bhagwant Mann holds road shows, AAP candidates receive reviews


Mohali and Dera Bassi candidates of the Aam Aadmi party, Kulwant Singh and Kuljeet Singh Randhawa, received show cause notices on Sunday after the party’s chief ministerial candidate, Bhagwant Singh Mann, staged tours of the respective constituencies despite a ban .

In the second such action against the party in the past month, Mohali Subdivision Returning Officer-Magistrate Harbans Singh has asked candidates to file their responses within 24 hours, failing which measures will be taken. will be taken in accordance with the law.

The SDM said that the AAP only asked for permission for a nukkad meeting, but they organized a large road show, drawing a crowd, which was a clear violation of the code of conduct of the poll decided by the Election Commission of India.

In this regard, Kuljit Randhawa said it was Mann’s first visit to Dera Bassi since he was chosen as the chief ministerial candidate of the AAP.

“The party only held one event where Mann was to meet his supporters, but as people and party workers learned about it, they gathered in large numbers to welcome him,” did he declare.

Kulwant said the large crowd had gathered due to Mann’s high popularity, but they would file a response.

As part of the party’s “Mission Punjab 2022” campaign, accompanied by candidates and supporters, Mann visited Balongi Markets, Phases 3B2 and 11, and Sector 79 in Mohali Constituency.

In Dera Bassi constituency, they met voters at Dussehra Ground in Lohgarh, Zirakpur; Ramleela Ground in Dera Bassi; and Lalru Mandi.

Earlier on January 12, Kharar’s returning officer issued a similar notice to the party after its national organizer and Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal and Mann went door-to-door in the Khanpur area. in Kharar with more than five people.

Later in their response, they claimed that their team consisted of only five people, but when they visited, other people from the village joined them.

“Voter liability until Feb. 20, then all AAP responsibilities”

February 20 will prove to be a historic day, when the people of Punjab will write a new history by electing the AAP, the face of the party’s CM, Bhagwant Mann, said on Sunday as he campaigned for the AAP candidates in Mohali and Dera Bassi on Sunday.

Addressing the people, Mann said, “This fight is a fight to save Punjab, to root out corruption and the mafia, and to get young people out of the clutches of drugs through good education and employment. We also need to make farmers prosperous. The responsibility for this historic Punjab battle is in your hands. After that, all responsibility for Punjab and its people will be ours.

He said, “Today, corruption and the mafia are deeply rooted in the governance system of Punjab. The leaders of the traditional parties plundered the state and are responsible for its current poor state. The connection between the drug mafia and the politicians has destroyed the youth. Corruption and the mafia have left the public treasury empty. By eliminating them, we will fill the treasury again and free Punjab from debt. To end the dirty politics, corruption and mafia, this time give the AAP a chance.

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