Punjabi Singer Sidhu Moosewala Meets Rahul Gandhi After Joining Congress

Punjab Congress chief Navjot Singh Sidhu, AICC in-charge for Punjab Harish Chaudhary and state transport minister Amarinder Singh Raja Warring were also present.

Punjabi Singer Sidhu Moosewala Meets Rahul Gandhi After Joining Congress

Sidhu Moosewala is likely to contest the polls from Mansa, his hometown.

New Delhi:

Soon after joining the Congress, Punjabi singer Sidhu Moosewala met former party chief Rahul Gandhi at his residence on Friday.

Punjab Congress chief Navjot Singh Sidhu, AICC in-charge for Punjab Harish Chaudhary and state transport minister Amarinder Singh Raja Warring were also present.

Mr Sidhu shared on Twitter a picture of their meeting with Mr Gandhi and said, "Brothers in arms with Boss."

Earlier in the day, the popular singer joined the party in Chandigarh in the presence of Chief Minister Charanjit Singh Channi and Mr Sidhu and may contest the upcoming Punjab assembly elections.

Mr Channi tweeted, "Welcoming young, passionate and talented, @iSidhuMooseWala, to Congress family. I am sure he will serve people to the best of his ability and will spread the message of Congress party at grass-root level."

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