Captain Amarinder calls on Haryana CM Khattar

Former Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh on Monday met Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar at his official residence.

“This was a simple courtesy meeting with ML Khattar Sahab,” said Captain Amarinder Singh while talking to mediapersons. The meeting comes on a day when a Bill to repeal the three contentious farm laws, against which farmers have been protesting for over a year, was passed by the Lok Sabha and the Rajya Sabha.

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Former Punjab CM Captain Amarinder Singh is hoping for a seat-sharing arrangement with the BJP for the Punjab elections 2022. Photo: Social media

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As per reports, former Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh is hoping for a seat-sharing arrangement with the BJP for the Punjab Assembly elections scheduled for 2022. He had resigned as the Punjab Chief Minister in September following a tussle with Punjab Congress chief Navjot Singh Sidhu.

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Captain Amarinder Singh terms it a simple courtesy meeting with ML Khattar. Photo: Social media

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Later, Charanjit Singh Channi was announced the Punjab CM. Captain Amarinder Singh has now floated his political party named the Punjab Lok Congress.

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Captain Amarinder Singh has floated his own political party named the Punjab Lok Congress. Photo: Social media

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