The Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) president S. Sukhbir Singh Badal today accelerated the party’s membership drive by appointing some senior SAD leaders as special observers in 23 assembly constituencies to oversee the recruitment operations as these constituencies did not have any observers earlier heading the membership operations.
In a press release from the Party Headquarters, Senior Vice president and spokesperson Dr. Daljeet Singh Cheema said that there are 23 assembly constituencies in the state from where the SAD does not contest assembly polls.
“Special duties have been assigned to some senior leaders of the party in order to run a smooth membership drive in these areas” he said, adding that Bibi jagir Kaur would oversee the membership operations in Dasuya constituency, Mahesh Inder Singh Grewal in Ludhiana (West), Sharanjit Singh Dhillon in Ludhiana (Central), Ranjit Singh Dhillon in Ludhiana (North), Dr. Daljeet Singh Cheema in Anandpur Sahib, Hira Singh Gabria in Jalandhar ( North), Shri Harish Rai Dhanda in Jalandhar (Central) and Gurzar Singh Ranike in Dinanagar (SC) constituency as well.
Dr. Cheema further added that similarly, Janmeja Singh Sekhon has been assigned as the observer of Firozpur (City) constituency while giving powers of assistant observer to Joginder Singh Jindu.
Shri NK Sharma would supervise the membership drive in Rajpura constituency, Gurbachan Singh Babbehali in Pathankot & Bhoa (SC) constituencies, Lakhbir Singh Lodhinangal in Sujanpur, Pawan Kumar Tinu in Jalandhar (West)-SC constituency, Dr. Sukhwinder Sukhi in Hoshiarpur, Sarbjit Singh Makkar in Mukerian, Kanwarjit Singh Rozi Barkandi in Abohar, Satinderjit Singh Manta in Fazilka and Baldev Singh Khara in Phagwara (SC) constituency as well.
Dr.Cheema informed that S. Veer Singh Lopoke would be an overall in-charge of Amritsar (Urban) constituency while other leaders would assist him by overseeing the membership drive in various constituencies of the city.
Among them, Bawa Singh Gumanpur, Kiranpreet Singh Monu, Surjit Singh Bhalwan and Shawinder Singh Kotkhalsa would help S. Lopoke to run the membership operations in Amritsar (West)-SC constituency.
Rajinder Singh Mehta, Avinash Jolly, and Dilbag Singh Ex-MC would assist to boost the membership drive in Amritsar (Central) constituency while Gurpreet Singh Randhawa, Harjaap Singh, Malkiat Singh Valla, and Shamsher Singh Shera would provide assistance in Amritsar (East) constituency as well.