Chandigarh, August 9, 2020 (Yes Punjab News)
Shiromani Akali Dal Badal which has acquired an aggressive posture on the issue of Punjab Hooch Tragedy and had decided to take the issue to Delhi by planning a Dharna outside the resident of AICC president Sonia Gandhi has now postponed the programme for indefinite period.
Senior party leader and former Cabinet Minister Dr Daljeet Singh Cheema, today said that the decision had been taken in view of the security concerns because of Independence day celebrations in national capital.
“Fresh dates will be announced later on,” Cheema said.
The SAD had yesterday, while announcing the decision to hold Dharna on August 11 said that Punjab Hooch Tragedy has exposed the nexus of Congress and Mafia and it is now more than clear that AICC chief Sonia Gandhi is sheltering Punjab Chief Minister Capt Amarinder this on this issue.
The SAD had said that due to Covid-19 situation, only members of SAD Core Committee and party MLAs would participate.