Actor Sonu Sood, showing in a brief video clip shared by the Congress on Twitter, stated that the “actual chief minister” could be somebody who deserves to be on the submit and never somebody who declares themselves to be the chief ministerial candidate.
The video comes after the actor’s sister Malvika Sood introduced she’s going to contest the Punjab polls, scheduled for February 20, representing the Congress social gathering.
Within the 36-second clip, retweeted by the Punjab Congress, Mr Sood says, “The true chief minister or king is somebody who’s forcibly dropped at the chair. They do not must battle and don’t want inform that I used to be the chief ministerial candidate and I deserve this.”
बोल रहा पंजाब, अब पंजे के साथ- मजबूत करेंगे हर हाथ। pic.twitter.com/qQOZpnKItd
— Congress (@INCIndia) January 17, 2022
“They need to be somebody who’s a back-bencher and is introduced from the entrance,” the actor added. “They need to be instructed that you simply deserve this and also you turn into the chief minister and that particular person can change the nation”.
The 36-second video on Twitter, which was retweeted by the Punjab Congress, ends with visuals of Chief Minister Charanjit Singh Channi at totally different programmes and occasions.
Mr Channi, who’s the primary Dalit chief minister within the state, had a couple of days in the past stated that the Congress ought to declare its chief ministerial candidate. He stated that it has been seen up to now that doing so has favoured the social gathering reap electoral positive aspects.
Nevertheless, the Congress has not named a chief ministerial candidate. The social gathering will go to the elections underneath “collective management”, it stated.
Punjab will vote in a single section on February 14. The votes might be counted on March 10.