Punjab Chief Minister Charanjit Singh Channi will meet Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday and is relied upon to ask him that the Center pulls out its letter on delaying the paddy acquirement in the state from October 1.
This will be Channi’s first gathering with Modi after the senior Congress pioneer made vow as Punjab boss clergyman as of late.
Channi is additionally prone to meet senior Congress pioneers during his visit to the public capital in the midst of the continuous tumult in the party’s Punjab unit, sources said.
As indicated by a senior Punjab government official, Chief Minister Channi will meet Prime Minister Modi. Sources said in his gathering with Modi, Channi is probably going to encourage the Center to promptly begin paddy obtainment in the state.
The Punjab boss clergyman on Thursday had asked the Center to pull out its letter on delaying the paddy acquisition in the state from October 1. Paddy obtainment typically begins from October 1.
Channi had looked for the executive’s very own mediation in exhorting the service worried to pull out its letter forthwith, permitting the state to begin paddy acquisition from October 1 rather than October 11, as indicated by an authority articulation here on Thursday.The Center on Thursday deferred acquirement of Kharif paddy in Punjab and Haryana till October 11 as the harvest development is postponed attributable to ongoing weighty downpours.
Harvest acquirement is embraced by the focal government’s nodal office Food Corporation of India alongside state organizations.
Channi is likewise expected to meet his party’s senior authority in Delhi. Outstandingly, a coordination board will be set up, which is relied upon to be counseled before any significant choices by the Punjab government in future.
The choice to frame the board was arrived at before on Thursday following a more than two-hour meeting at the Punjab Congress Bhavan among Channi and Navjot Singh Sidhu, who had offered his acquiescence from the post of the state party boss on Tuesday.The board would contain the central priest, Navjot Singh Sidhu and an agent of the All India Congress Committee, sources said.
An annoyed Sidhu on Wednesday had brought up issues over the arrangements of the DGP, the state’s supporter general and “polluted” pioneers. Sources said that Sidhu has been supporting senior IPS official Siddharth Chattopadhyay to be delegated as the DGP.
In the interim, the Channi government has proposed the names of 10 authorities to the Union Public Service Commission for the arrangement of an ordinary chief general of police. The names incorporate Chattopadhyay, present DGP Dinkar Gupta and Iqbal Preet Singh Sahota, V K Bhawra, sources said.