Shiromani Akali Dal (United)-led Punjab allies form strong third front
Shiromani Akali Dal (United), Azad Samaj Party (Kanshiram), Bhim Army, Shiromani Akali Dal (Kirti), Janata Dal (Secular) Deve Gowda, Janata Dal United, Indian Union Muslim League together on one platform
Sukhdev Singh Dhindsa, Ranjit Singh Brahmpura, Shiromani Akali Dal Sanyukat, Sewa Singh Sekhwan, Justice Nirmal Singh, Parminder Singh Dhindsa, Bir Devinder Singh, Jagdish Singh Garcha, Karnail Singh Peermohammad, All India Sikh Students Federation, AISSF, Karnail Singh Peer Mohammad
Chandigarh: The people of Punjab want a third alternative in the state and as per the wishes of the people of Punjab, the Shiromani Akali Dal (United) has taken the first step to bring Panthic, political, social and economic change in Punjab.Today Bibi Swaran Kaur, sister of late Babu Kanshi Ram, Patron of Azad Samaj Party (Kanshi Ram), Chandra Shekhar Azad, National President of Bhim Army, Buta Singh Ransingh K, President of Shiromani Akali Dal (Kirti), Janata Dal (Secular) Deve Gowda State President Master Avtar Singh, State President of Janata Dal United Manvinderpal Singh Benipal and National Secretary of Indian Union Muslim League (Banatwala) Coordination Committee Maqsood-ul-Haq, led by Sukhdev Singh Dhindsa and Jathedar Ranjit Singh Brahmpura. Announced alliance with Akali Dal (United).Advocate Chandra Shekhar Azad himself could not be present at the press meet but spoke to reporters on his mobile phone.On this occasion Jathedar Ranjit Singh Brahmpura said that Panth is the best for us and at present the anti-Panth and anti-Punjab forces are trying to destroy the Sikh spirit and Punjabi thinking. In such a scenario, Punjab-friendly people want a third alternative. He said that the Badal family had not only done a great disservice to the Sikh faith but had also done a great disservice to the decency of the Akal Takhat. Jathedar Brahmpura said that there is no one above the Jathedar of Shri Akal Takhat Sahib and Shri Akal Takhat Sahib but as the Deputy Chief Minister of the state Sukhbir Singh Badal summoned Jathedar Shri Akal Takhat Sahib and insulted Shri Guru Gobind Singh Ji. Ordering an apology is a heinous act. Jathedar Brahmpura clarified that now is the time to remove the dominance of the Badal family from the Shiromani Akali Dal, Shiromani Gurdwara Parbandhak Committee and Shri Akal Takhat Sahib and again the etiquette of Shri Akal Takhat Sahib and The principle should be restored.
On this occasion Mr. Sukhdev Singh Dhindsa said that today the Badals have taken the place of the mahants who at one time were treating the Gurdwaras as their jagir. He said that now was the time to teach the Sikh Panth a lesson to the Badals like the mahants and make this family follow the Panth. He said that today there was a need for the entire Sikh community to come together under the banner of Shiromani Akali Dal (United), a party that upheld the true principles of Akali Dal and create a new image of Shiromani Akali Dal.Mr. Dhindsa said that Shiromani Akali Dal (United) would soon end the dominance of the Badal family over the century old Shiromani Akali Dal by liaising with all Panthic parties and Punjab allies as the Badals had tarnished the image of the party which had made sacrifices. Is history. He also said that in the Shiromani Gurdwara Parbandhak Committee elections also the same candidates would be declared who are not interested in political positions and are adherents of Sikh principles. Interference of politicians in Gurdwaras will be stopped. Politics will also be dominated by religion.Reacting to the announcement of alliance with the parties, Mr. Dhindsa said that compromises were being made with the like-minded parties to remove the traditional parties from power and to create a third strong front to bring about change as per the wishes of the people of the state. The alliance is their first step. Mr. Dhindsa said that this alliance would represent Punjab, Punjabi and Punjabiyat in the state and create a prosperous Punjab.He said that Punjab had been playing the politics of “You cut the north, I climb” for the last 25 years., Gravel, electricity) The state will be freed from mafia. In addition to this the investment in the industrially educated state would be systematically increased and the industry which had disappeared from Punjab due to increased corruption in the government machinery of Akali Dal, Badal and Congress would be brought back on track. He also said that by 2025, agricultural income would be increased by 50 per cent. By creating employment opportunities in Punjab, the youth of Punjab will be prevented from going abroad in search of employment.He said that young generation has an important role to play in any change and such changes are impossible without the participation of youth.
Therefore, we will give 50 per cent representation to the youth in every field through this alliance. He said that this alliance of Shiromani Akali Dal (United) with Azad Samaj Party was not a meaningful alliance like other parties for political gain but it was the real alliance of Baba Sahib, Dr. Bhim Rao Ambedkar and Babu Kanshiram. Bahujan belongs to the society.Mr. Sukhdev Singh Dhindsa said that Azad Samaj Party (Bhim Army) actually represents the youth of Bahujan Samaj. Its national president Advocate Chandra Shekhar Azad is a role model for the youth. Apart from this, the presence of Bibi Swaran Kaur, the sister of a great personality like late Babu Kanshi Ram, on one stage is a testament to the fact that this is the Bahujan Samaj that adheres to the principles and thinking of Babu Kanshi Ram.He said that the alliance of Shiromani Akali Dal (United), Azad Samaj Party, Bhim Army, Shiromani Akali Dal (Kirti) and Indian Union Muslim League had paved the way for the prosperity of Punjab by forming a third strong front. Opposing the three black laws enacted by the BJP-led central government, Dhindsa said that after the coming of our government, we would pass a resolution in the assembly to repeal all the three laws and reduce the dependence on the central government in agriculture. The federal structure will also be strengthened by enacting a law. He said that when the income of farmers would increase then the income of agricultural workers would also increaseSpeaking on the occasion Azad Samaj Party National General Secretary ML Tomar and Punjab President Rajiv Kumar Lovely said that as a third front we are committed to give the personality of Guru Sahibs as the Chief Minister of Punjab. Will be able to work honestly, diligently and fearlessly for the Punjabis.Mr. Balwant Singh Ramuwalia, Mr. Jagdish Singh Garcha, Mr. Bir Davinder Singh, Justice (Rita) Nirmal Singh, Mrs. Paramjit Kaur Gulshan, Mr. Parminder Singh Dhindsa, Mr. Ranjit Singh Talwandi, Mr. Karnail Singh Peermohammad, Mr. Mr. Desraj Singh Dhugga, Mr. Ravinder Singh Brahmpura, Mr. Man Singh Garcha, Mr. Barjinder Singh Hussainpur, Mr. Davinder Singh Sodhi, Mr. Manpreet Singh Talwandi, Mr. Harjinder Singh Garcha, Mr. Maninderpal Singh Brar, Mr. Jaswinder Singh OSD Apart from Mr. Kunwar Harveer Singh Dhindsa, General Secretary, Janata Dal United, Mr. Ranbir Singh Libra, Senior Leader, Kirti Akali Dal, Mr. Bhai Surinder Singh Rodi, Advocate Mr. Hargeet Singh Ransingh and many other leaders of the above parties were also present.