SRI MUKTSAR SAHIB, Punjab—Punjab Government has appointed Manjinder Singh Bittu, son of Sri Akal Takht Sahib’s appointed Jathedar Giani Gurbachan Singh, as chairman of market committee of Bariwal. Bittu is local leader of ruling Shiromani Akali Dal (Badal).
He passed his gratitude towards Punjab CM Parkash Badal and Deputy-CM Sukhbir Badal for ensuring his appointment. He said he would take care of the responsibility sincerely and work for the welfare of people of the area under his jurisdiction.
He added that his main motive was to upgrade link roads and provide facilities to people especially to those belong to farmer community.
It is pertinent to mention that Giani Gurbachan Singh faces criticism for playing a biased role as a head of the supreme temporal seat of Sikhs as he has been taking the side of SAD (B). By appointing his son to such an important post, Badal has gave him his prize for his loyalty.