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.
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.
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.