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Three months on, Congress rejects Sunil Jakhar’s resignation

The state Congress committee has called a meeting of all the MLAs on September 17, to be addressed by Jakhar.

After Rahul’s exit, uncertainity over Sunil Jakhar’s resignation as Punjab Cong chief

Chief Minister Amarinder Singh along with other party MLAs had passed a resolution in a subsequent meeting urging on the high command not to accept his resignation. Amarinder had gone to the extent of saying that Jakhar did not need to resign.


Punjab Congress chief Sunil Jakhar resigns after losing to Sunny Deol from Gurdaspur

Speaking to the Indian Express, Jakhar said that he had submitted his papers three days ago but was yet to receive a response from the party in this regard.

Jakhar says he’s ‘confident’, Khaira hopes for ‘decent’ vote tally

Jakhar told The Indian Express that at the moment he was busy composing a reply to a tweet of Sunny’s father, veteran actor Dharmendra, who was a friend of his late father, Balram Jakhar.

Congress' Sunil Jakhar declares Rs 1.53 cr movable assets; deposits in Swiss bank in wife's name

Sunil Jakhar, the sitting MP from Gurdaspur, is up against actor-politician Sunny Deol. Son of former Madhya Pradesh governor late Balram Jakhar, the Congress nominee has declared Rs 1.23 crore as deposits in different bank accounts.

Sunil Jakhar to Sunny Deol: Politics is a serious business, not time pass activity

Accusing Deol of having "no understating" of issues in Punjab, Jakhar asked his opponent to share his vision for the Gurdaspur seat.


Dharmendra refused to contest against his friend, my father Balram Jakhar: Gurdaspur Congress candidate

It remains to be seen as to whether Dharmendra would now campaign against his late friend’s son, Sunil Jakhar, to garner votes for his son Sunny Deol.

Want public debate with Sunny Deol: Punjab Congress president Sunil Jakhar

Jakhar says he respects his opponent Sunny Deol as an actor, but wants an open public debate with him so that people can make a decision.

Rahul Gandhi to address Moga rally today, unveil Congress poll campaign

The Congress changed the rally name for third time to ‘Mission 13’ from ‘Jai Jawan, Jai Kisan’. Initially, it was decided to be named ‘Jai Jawan, Jai Hindustan’ as a “tribute to the CRPF men killed in Pulwama attacks”.

Lok Sabha polls: For ‘Mission 13’, Congress begins search for ‘strong candidates’

On Tuesday, Punjab Congress chief Sunil Jakhar held a meeting with party leaders to frame a strategy for the forthcoming general elections and asked his partymen to dedicate themselves to achieve the target which was fixed by the Congress during a rally at Killian Wali on October 7 last year.