Amid protests against BJP candidates over the farm laws, party national secretary and co-in charge for Punjab Dr Narinder Singh today assured them of full support in the upcoming civic body elections.
Interacting with the candidates, he said the party high command was aware of the situation and making efforts to resolve the farmers’ issue. He said those opposing the BJP leaders and candidates were not farmers, but Congress workers.Later, addressing mediapersons, Dr Narinder Singh said the BJP would spring a surprise in the 2022 Assembly elections and form the government with the high command preparing a roadmap in this regard.
He said to prevent the BJP from expanding its base in the state, Congress workers, at the behest of CM Capt Amarinder Singh, were staging protests in the guise of farmers to hide their failure in fulfilling promises and providing good governance.
The BJP leader accused the Congress of “murdering” democracy by getting nomination papers of Opposition candidates rejected and planning rigging.He said the BJP high command had been apprised of the ground situation, adding the Assembly elections must be held under paramilitary cover for free and fair elections.