Sidhu to be Congress star campaigner in upcoming polls: Amarinder

Amritsar: Punjab Congress President Amarinder Singh today went on to say that Cricketer-turned-politician Navjot Singh Sidhu joined the Congress without any pre-conditions.

“He is a foot soldier of the party, and has joined without any conditions. He never put forth any conditions,” Amarinder said.

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Amarinder later tweeted a photo of the two together: “Addressing our first Press Conference together. @sherryontopp (Sidhu) is like my son, and I’m glad we’re together in our #BattleForPunjab.”

Congress President further went on to say that Sidhu will also be the party’s star campaigner in these polls.

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Earlier, there was rumor that Amarinder, who was noticeable by his absence at Sidhu’s formal joining, was not happy for the reason that Sidhu was being projected as a chief ministerial probable by the party.