As per latest developments, cricketer – turned politician Navjot Singh Sidhu along with former Indian hockey team captain Pragat Singh will formally launch Awaaz –e – Punjab, the new political front today. Notably he will contest Punjab elections from this party next year.
Navjot Singh Sidhu
Elections to 117 assembly seats are likely to take place in January or early February next year. A press conference will be addressed Sidhu along with two independent legislators, Balwinder Singh Bains and Simrajeet Bains to launch the party.
Sidhu had resigned from the Rajya Sabha on July 18 and it was expected that he may join AAP but he put full stop to all the speculations when announced Awaaz- E- Punjab.