Chandigarh, 19/9: After hours of hectic meetings and feedback from MLAs, the AICC appointed observers are learnt to have zeroed in on the name of Sukhjinder Randhawa as the new CLP leader.He is a traditional Congressman and has been instrumental in taking on Capt Amarinder Singh.
An Akali baiter and once a close associate of Capt Amarinder, Randhawa developed differences with the former chief minister over non-fulfillment of poll promises
Two deputy chief ministers–one Dalit and a Hindu face –will also be announced along with the chief minister’s name, said sources. This is to balance the caste combination in the state.
“Formal announcement after a while,” said party sources.