The government will also get the support of the main opposition party Congress regarding the Agneepath scheme in the Punjab Assembly session. Leader of Opposition Partap Singh Bajwa has already demanded to bring a resolution in the assembly against the Agneepath scheme. Akali leaders have also given statements in protest against this plan.
The Punjab government has come down completely against the Centre’s Agneepath scheme for recruitment in the Indian Army. Chief Minister Bhagwant Mann has announced to bring a resolution against this plan in the Vidhan Sabha. The Chief Minister has said that the key points related to the scheme will be discussed during the session of the Legislative Assembly starting on June 24.
The Chief Minister released a video on Sunday and said that the Punjab government is standing firmly in opposition to the Agneepath scheme of the Centre. The government will not compromise on the future of the youth of Punjab. The Punjab government is standing against every anti-Punjab decision of the Centre. Even before this, the Punjab government has passed a resolution in the assembly against the implementation of central rules in Chandigarh.
Even before this, Chief Minister Bhagwant Mann has expressed his opposition during the by-election of Sangrur Lok Sabha seat. He has said that the central government is now going to give the army on rent and on contract. Agneepath scheme will make unemployed youths from the army after four years. Their future will be insecure. This scheme will push the youth into the worst phase of unemployment and poverty. Which will prove fatal for the unity, integrity and sovereignty of the country.
With the support of the opposition
, the government will also get the support of the main opposition party Congress regarding the Agneepath scheme in the Punjab Assembly session. Leader of Opposition Partap Singh Bajwa has already demanded to bring a resolution in the Assembly against the Agneepath scheme. Akali leaders have also given statements in protest against this plan.
The youth stopped the Chief Minister’s convoy
On the other hand, the Chief Minister did a road show in Sangrur on Sunday. During this, a young man stopped the convoy of Chief Minister Mann. It happened that during the road show, a young man standing on the side of the road raised his voice to Chief Minister Mann. On this he stopped and he called the young man and talked. The youth asked the Chief Minister to oppose the Agneepath scheme, on which the Chief Minister assured to stand together.