Punjab Cabinet: CM Charanjit Singh Channi interacts with Congress leaders in Delhi

New Punjab Chief Minister Charanjit Singh Channi held talks with Congress leaders in the national capital on Tuesday over the cabinet formation. Channi, his two deputy Sukhjinder Randhawa and OP Soni, along with state Congress chief Navjot Singh Sidhu met AICC general secretary KC Venugopal and held discussions.

AICC general secretary in-charge of Punjab affairs Harish Rawat was also present during the meeting. The Congress also approved the names of Pargat Singh and Yoginder Pal Dhingra as the new general secretaries of the Punjab Congress Committee.

According to an official statement from the AICC, Gulzar Inder Chahal has been appointed as the Treasurer of the PPCC. Channi, two of his representatives and Sidhu had earlier met party veteran Ambika Soni at her residence.

He along with Rawat met Venugopal at his residence and discussed the formation of the new Punjab cabinet. Channi and others were to meet Rahul Gandhi, but the meeting could not take place as he is not in Delhi.

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