CONGRATULATING NEWLY-APPOINTED Punjab Chief Minister Charanjit Singh Channi, senior leader of Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) and Leader of Opposition (LoP) Harpal Singh Cheema on Monday asked him to send former minister Sadhu Singh Dharamsot to jail in connection with the post matric scholarship scam.

Addressing a press conference here, Cheema said the biggest hope is that Channi will not give place to Dharamsot in the Cabinet and will send him to jail so that the Dalits can get justice.

“Captain did not take any action against Sadhu Singh Dharamsot even after a principal secretary-level officer of the government found him guilty in this case. Now it is expected that Channi will take action against him and will improve law and order on priority basis alongwith ensuring respect and security for women,” he added.

Cheema also lashed out at the Badal family and the Akali Dal, citing the farmers’ protests. He said in 2017, the Congress had issued a manifesto…

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