Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader and nominated Rajya Sabha member Navjot Singh Sidhu has resigned from the Rajya Sabha, amid rumours that he may join the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP).
“Navjot Singh Sidhu, nominated member, resigns from Rajya Sabha,” tweeted Gurdeep Singh Sappal, OSD to the Vice President Hamid Ansari.
Dr. Navjot Kaur is BJP MLA from Amritsar (East) and Chief Parliamentary Secretary (CPS) in the SAD-BJP government has also reportedly resigned from the post of CPS.
The Hindu reported, Mr. Sidhu along with his wife (Mrs) Dr. Navjot Kaur, both are expected to join AAP party, sources said.
“We will welcome both of them into the party. They have a clean image,” said AAP leader and Punjab state convener Suchha Singh Chhotepur .