Punjab Election Result: In Punjab, big stalwarts are seen getting clean in the broom of the common man. One of these names is Parkash Singh Badal. Parkash Singh Badal, a five-time Chief Minister of Punjab, is in the fray from the Shiromani Akali Dal. But here he is trailing behind AAP’s Gurmeet Singh Khudiyan. After all, who is Gurmeet Singh Khudiyan, who is beating Parkash Singh Badal.
Played an active role in the peasant movement
Gurmeet Singh Khudian is the son of late MP Jagdev Singh Khudian. Aam Aadmi Party had fielded him from Lambi. His family took an active part in the ‘Kisan Andolan’ on the Delhi border. His nephew Randhir Singh Dheera is a well-known name of the area.
Feeling neglected in Congress
Gurmeet Singh Khudian was once a Congressman. Khudiyan, former president of the District Congress Committee, had joined AAP in July last year. Describing himself as neglected in the party, he had joined the Aam Aadmi Party. That’s when it was believed that Gurmeet’s hold in Lambi would only add to the troubles of the Congress.