Who is Sukhwinder Singh Sukhu: Sukhwinder Singh Sukhu is the same name which has been associated with the Congress for the last 40 years. No one can deny that he has a deep reach in the high command and the organization. The people of the state also respect him a lot, that’s why he has become MLA for the third time. Even though he has distanced himself from the ongoing race to become the chief minister of Himachal, it is very difficult to find out what game is being played from inside.
Sukhwinder Singh’s candidature is also strong because he has many MLAs in his support and Congress cannot afford to lose MLAs. This is the reason why the support of legislators becomes very important. On the other hand, talking about Sukhu’s political journey, he started his career in the Congress organization with NSUI and was the state president of NSUI for 7 years.
Started political journey during studies
Sukhu, a resident of Nadaun in Hamirpur district, had joined student politics only after obtaining a degree in law. He started his political career from NSUI and was elected General Secretary of CR and SCA in Sanjoli College. After this he was elected President of SCA in Government College Sanjauli. Be the state president of NSUI for 7 years i.e. from 1988 to 1995.
Why is Sukhwinder Singh getting support
Amidst the political stir, there is news that Sukhwinder Singh is in constant touch with the MLAs. He has held a meeting with about 20 to 21 MLAs. Getting the support of the MLAs is also imperative because they have been associated with the party for four decades. This is a big reason for the MLAs to trust him. He is so powerful that even opposing Virbhadra did not bother him.
This story of Sukhu tells how much political grip
Sukhu may have been in the Congress for decades, but he has always been called the leader of the faction opposed to Virbhadra Singh. The story is that despite opposition from senior Congress leader Virbhadra Singh, he was made the state Congress president. After being in the Youth Congress for 10 years, when he contested the assembly elections from Nadaun in Hamirpur district, he went against many decisions of Virbhadra Singh. However, he had also contested and won this election. Along with this, he remained the President of the State Congress for a record time of 6 and a half years. He was removed from this post only three years ago. However, before the elections, the high command made him the chairman of the State Election Campaign Committee.
For the first time in his home district Hamirpur, Sukhu has put four out of five seats in Congress’s bag. With the victory of an independent candidate, this seat became completely BJP free. He is considered to have a very important role in the party. He also has a deep hold among the public. The existence of Lower Himachal is also believed to be in his favor. Because from here till now no one has sat on the post of Chief Minister.
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