Chandigarh: Harjot Kamal, a Congress MLA from Moga in Punjab, who is claimed to be sad with the seat given to actor Sonu Sood’s sister Malvika Sood simply weeks earlier than the state elections, joined the BJP on Saturday.
Shri Kamal reached the BJP workplace in Chandigarh and was seen greeting the leaders there.
Actor-philanthropist Sonu Sood’s sister Malvika Sood joined the Congress in Moga on Monday.
When requested if Malvika Sood will contest from the constituency, Chief Minister Charanjit Singh Channy replied, “Is there something left to say now”, indicating that it’s the occasion’s selection.
In response to a query about Mr. Kamal, who was absent within the announcement of becoming a member of, Punjab Congress chief Navjot Singh Sidhu stated that the MLA was his “private good friend”.
The Punjab Meeting elections are scheduled to be held in a single part on February 14 and the outcomes will likely be launched on March 10.
The ruling Congress is combating to retain energy in one of many only a few states during which it guidelines fully, with sturdy challenges anticipated from the BJP and AAP, which has already launched 9 lists of candidates.