BATHINDA M.C RESULTS- "A MANDATE FOR DEVELOPMENT"-CM
Sukhbir Badal also hails landslide victory in Bathinda MC Elections
CHANDIGARH June 22, 2008
The Punjab Chief Minister Mr. Parkash Singh Badal today described
the sweeping victory of SAD-BJP alliance in the Bathinda Municipal
Corporation election as a "forceful mandate for peace and
development in the state."
In a statement here, Mr.Badal also thanked the people of Bathinda
city for their overwhelming support for the policies and programmes
of the ruling alliance.
He especially congratulated and thanked the workers and leaders
of the SAD-BJP alliance for converting the peoples support into
results. He said that the fact that the congress could win only
6seats out of the 50 seats was itself a proof that the Party had
totally isolated from the people.
It may be pointed out that SAD-BJP alliance won 38 seats out
of 50 whereas 6 seats went to Independents.
The Chief Minister reiterated his government's commitment to
serve the people with even greater resolve and stated that the
would work towards the overall development of Bathinda and bring
city on the International map.
Meanwhiile Member Parliament & Shiromani Akali Dal President
Mr. Sukhbir Singh Badal also hailed the landslide victory of SAD-BJP
Alliance in the Bathinda Municipal Corporation Election. He termed
the people's mandate as a testimony to their unflinching trust
and confidence in the polices and programmes of the SAD-BJP Government.
He also congratulated the leaders and workers of SAD as well as
BJP for this superb victory. He stated that the crushing defeat
of the congress party in these elections was a pointer towards
its complete isolation and rejection in the political circle of