H S Phoolka is leader of opposition in Punjab assembly

hs-phoolka-aap-punjabSenior AAP leader HS Phoolka was on Wednesday elected the Leader of the Opposition in the Punjab assembly. Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) leader Sukhpal Khaira was elected the Chief Whip, AAP’s Punjab convener Gurpreet Ghuggi told reporters. Supreme Court advocate Phoolka, 60, was in the running along with other senior party leaders Kanwar Sandhu and Sukhpal Singh Khaira.
The announcement was made by Punjab convener Gurpreet Ghuggi after a meeting of AAP chief Arvind Kejriwal with all 20 elected MLAs of the party in Delhi. The party’s allies, the Bains brothers from Ludhiana, were also present at the meeting. Khaira, AAP’s MLA from Bholath, formerly from the Congress, has been elected as the chief whip, Ghuggi said. The party will keep a close watch on all decisions taken by the newly-elected Congress government in Punjab, Phoolka said.

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