GURDASPUR, Punjab—Sucha Singh Chhotepur, the Punjab Convener of the Aam Aadmi Party has alleged that he is not aware of any executive decision to sack him. Chhotepur has alleged that he had just attended a meeting with Arvind Kejriwal in New Delhi, which was also attended by conveners from other states. “There was no discussion regarding my removal from the party,” he alleged.
There are rumors that five executives of the Aam Aadmi Party from Punjab had sought the removal of Chhottepur. It has been reported that a meeting was held in which the executives which included Harinder Singh Khalsa, Sadhu Singh, Bhagwant Mann, Daljit Singh and Yamini Gomar passed a resolution to sack Chhotepur removal from AAP. These executives have reportedly already informed Arvind Kejriwal, seeking a replacement.
Punjab executives stated that Chhotepur has stayed away from meetings and has not been communicating important party decisions with other members in the state. They also accused him of encouraging indiscipline by supporting previously sacked members from the party. They alleged that Chhotepur’s style of working was harming the party.