Ludhiana, March 8, 2013: A meeting of block presidents of Ludhiana District Congress Committee (Urban) held under the leadership of the district president Pawan Dewan at Congress Bhawan here on Thursday.
The partymen celebrated Partap Singh Bajwa’s appointment as the PPCC president after distributing sweets (laddoos) on the occasion. They hoped that the party would touch newer heights under the Bajwa’s leadership.
Speaking on the occasion, Dewan said the party had already started preparations for the coming parliamentary elections.
He revealed that as part of preparations, the party was about to start a mass contact programme.
He told that people would be apprised of the "people-friendly schemes" being run by the UPA-led government at the Centre.
Dewan strongly condemned the state government for taking credit of various UPA-led schemes. He strongly felt that people of the state were not happy with the functioning and policies of the ruling alliance government in Punjab.
Among others, the Opposition leader in the general house of Ludhiana Municipal Corporation, Hemraj Aggarwal, and former MC Parminder Mehta, were also present.