Ravneet Singh Bittu becomes President of Punjab Youth Congress (PYC)
Dec. 25, 2008:
Ravneet Singh Bittu, a close confidant of the former Congress chief minister Captain Amarinder Singh became the President of Punjab Youth Congress (PYC)
He is grandson of former congress chief minister of Punjab, Beant Singh who was assassinated during the peak days of militancy in Punjab.
- Amarinder Singh Raja was declared the PYC vice- president.
- Ashwani Kumar, Sukhwinder Singh, Kawalpreet Singh, Rajbir Kaur and Ratinder Kaur wereelected during the election process overseen by the Congress General Secretary Rahul Gandhi.
Gandhi said the voters must exercise their rights without coming under any pressure. The total 16 candidates were in the fray for the posts of President, vice-president, secretary and general secretary. 2430 voters from across the state exercised their franchise.