(Sukhbir Singh Badal says Committee would also suggest changes needed at the organizational level)
Chandigarh, (Gurpreet) – Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) President Sukhbir Singh Badal today formed a twelve member high powered committee to recommend sweeping changes to safeguard the core principles of the party.
The Committee has been established after taking feedback from different levels in the party including the core committee, party legislators and candidates, district presidents and Youth Akali Dal (YAD) and Student Organization of India (SOI) members.
The SAD President said the Committee would introspect on the recent assembly election results and take feedback from the grass root level on the steps needed to strengthen the party. He said the Committee would also suggest changes needed at the organizational level.
The twelve member committee consists of senior leaders Balwinder Singh Bhundur, Charanjit Singh Atwal, Bibi Jagir Kaur, Prof Prem Singh Chandumajra, Maheshinder Singh Grewal, Daljit Singh Cheema, Sikander Singh Maluka, Hira Singh Gabria, Gulzar Singh Ranike, Sharanjit Singh Dhillon, Janmeja Singh Sekhon and Surjit Singh Rakhra.
Giving further details, senior leader Dr Daljit Singh Cheema said “it seems some big changes are required to safeguard the unique character of the SAD. Many suggestions have been made in this context during the ongoing introspection being conducted by the party. All these suggestions as well as feedback from the grass root level will be taken into account while suggesting changes needed to rejuvenate the party”.