New Delhi, Sep 17 (UNI) Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh on Thursday hit-out at the Akali Dal and MP Harsimrat Kaur Badal over her resignationfrom the Union Cabinet as the food processing Minister , calling it as theatrics, as the party has still not quit ruling coalition. Punjab CM has alleged that the move by Ms Badal is not motivated by any concern for the farmers,but ,to save the dwindling politicalfortunes. Sharpening his attack on the Akali Dal he further said that it was , ‘Too Little too late.’
‘Harsimrat Kaur’s decision to quit Union Cabinet is another in the long chain of theatrics being enacted by @Akali_Dal_ which has still not quit ruling coalition. It’s motivated not by any concern for farmers but to save their own dwindling political fortunes. Too little too late,’ Singh said taking to twitter on Thursday night.
Meanwhile, Harsimrat Kaur Badal taking to twitter had announced, ‘I have resigned from Union Cabinet in protest against anti-farmerordinances and legislation. Proud to stand with farmers as their daughter & sister.’
Ms Badal’s husband Sukhbir Badal said that despite the move , they will remain in support of the government from outside, however, the anti-farmer policies will be opposed by the party.