Chandigarh: Similar to the resignation of Captain Amarinder Singh, Charanjit Singh announced Channi as the Chief Minister of Punjab at the last minute. Senior Congress leader Harish Rawat has announced that Channi has been elected as the party’s leader in the Assembly. Channi is a leader from the Dalit community.
Earlier, there were reports that Sukhjinder Singh Randhawa would be the next Chief Minister of Punjab. But it is reported that Navjot Singh Sidhu’s intervention was behind the last minute twist.