Capt also took a dig at Union Minister Harsimrat Kaur Badal over her reported remark that Capt Amarinder’s family had a lot of money in foreign banks.
On Thursday, Amarinder will address his next rally in Gurdaspur, the parliamentary constituency that had elected Bajwa in 2009 before rejecting him last year.
Speculations has also been rife that Amarinder may launch his own outfit while there are murmurs that he may join the BJP.
Amarinder had earlier also met the Congress president with the demand for Bajwa’s removal. Rahul, however, is not keen to remove Bajwa under pressure.
Amarinder and Rahul sit next to each other in Lok Sabha, exchange notes and gestures while Akali Dal MPs try to shout the former down.
Amarinder Singh had condemned the “hush-hush” manner in which the Moga incident victim was cremated.
Never opposed Rahul’s elevation, he is visiting Punjab after I sent him SMS on Monday about procurement problem in state.
They have also condemned Punjab Pradesh Congress Committee chief Partap Singh Bajwa for seeking Amarinder Singh’s expulsion on the issue.
CM Virbhadra Singh’s daughter is set to marry Capt Amarinder Singh’s grandson this month.
Sources in the Congress said that the decision has been taken to replace Bajwa with former minister, Lal Singh.
“I have criticised his role at every platform after the riots. How can I campaign with him?” he said.
A close confidante and kin of Amarinder Singh, he had been MLA twice in 2002 and 2012 on Congress ticket.
The BJP said Amarinder Singh’s rally would allow people to “at least see their MP.”
The ministry has decided to have week-long events to mark National Mathematics Day that falls on December 22.
The comments come in the backdrop of the 125th birth anniversary celebrations of Jawaharlal Nehru.
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