The Punjab Pradesh Congress Committee (PPCC) has set up a committee for making preparations for the Baisakhi Mela political conference at Talwandi Sabo on April 14 appointed Manpreet Singh Badal in-charge for the rally.
A Congress spokesperson on Tuesday said members of the committee included legislators Ajaib Singh Bhatti, Joginder Singh Panjgrain, Sukh Sarkaria, Sukhjinder Singh Randhawa, Tript Rajinder Singh Bajwa and Congress Malwa zone in-charge Gurpreet Singh Kangar and Kikki Dhillon.
“A meeting of the committee was held at Chandigarh which was presided over by Captain Amarinder. It was attended by about 300 prominent leaders and workers of the party from Bathinda and surrounding areas,” said spokesperson.
“The state party president exhorted the party workers to ensure that the Talwandi Sabo rally was bigger than the Badlaav Rally at Bathinda,” said the spokesperson.