Demand for cancellation of ‘Knowledge Sharing Agreement’
State Congress President Vading and Leader of Opposition Bajwa said that the governor told the delegation that he does not interfere in the functioning of the government, but if the constitution is violated in any way, he will take necessary steps. The memorandum said that the ‘Knowledge Sharing Agreement’ signed between the governments of Punjab State and Union Territory of Delhi by the respective Chief Ministers Bhagwant Mann and Arvind Kejriwal is completely illegal and baseless as both the signatories The authorities have no power to make compromises in accordance with the Constitution without consideration of the Cabinet and the approval of the Lieutenant Governor of the National Capital Territory of Delhi including the Governor of the State of Punjab. In such a situation, the agreement made between the two Chief Ministers at their level cannot be legally justified.
CM has done illegal work under section 154 – Vading
Amarinder Singh Raja Vading said that the Chief Minister of Punjab has committed this illegal act under Article 154 of the Constitution, which states that the executive power of the State is vested in the Governor and can be exercised by him either directly or through subordinate officers under the Constitution. Will be done. Similarly, the memorandum has referred to several laws challenging the legal basis of the ‘Knowledge Sharing Agreement’. Thus, the Chief Minister of Delhi has no authority to sign the agreement, in respect of which the memorandum states that the Government of the National Capital Territory of Delhi vide notification dated March 28, 2021, issued by the Ministry of Law and Justice, Government of India Act, 1991 has been amended, in which sub-section-3 has also been added.
Criminals have no fear of law in Punjab – Vading
Under the 1991 Amendment to the Government of Delhi Act, the Chief Minister of the National Capital Territory of Delhi has no authority to sign any agreement or matter at the level of the Government of NCT of Delhi. Under which the Government of the National Capital Territory of Delhi means the Lieutenant Governor of Delhi. Due to which the State Congress Committee has demanded that they on behalf of Punjab Pradesh Congress Committee and Punjab Congress Legislature Party appeal to you to intervene to cancel the above illegal ‘Knowledge Sharing Agreement’. In another memorandum, the attention of the Governor has been drawn to the deteriorating law and order situation in Punjab. In which it has been said that murder, robbery and dacoity have become an everyday thing. Criminals are roaming free and they have no fear of law.
Mann government has no knowledge of the state’s situation – Vading
The government headed by Chief Minister Bhagwant Mann has no knowledge of the situation in the state. He is busy somewhere else and he is not worried about the situation. Who mentioned in the memorandum the situation of anarchy created in Patiala on 29 April. Where two groups of people came face to face with open swords and other weapons. A religious place was surrounded. All this was due to the negligence of the authorities, even though the state government had already received intelligence that the situation between two groups of people in the city was deteriorating. The Pradesh Congress Committee said that the replacement of some officers was a very small and delayed step, which was an attempt on the part of the government to throw dust in the eyes of the people to hide their faces.
Punjab government failed to maintain law and order
The State Congress Committee also informed the Governor about the misuse of police by the AAP government. He told how the police is being misused for taking out personal enmity against political opponents and the case registered against renowned poet Dr. Kumar Vishwas and prominent Congress leader Smt. Alka Lamba is just one example. In the end, the Pradesh Congress Committee made an emotional appeal and said that you should take steps to protect the interests of the state and ensure the safety of its citizens. It is important that the people’s faith in the rule of law is restored, which this government under the leadership of Bhagwant Mann has failed to do. State Congress Vice President Sunder Sham Arora, General Secretary Captain Sandeep Sandhu and Deputy Leader of Legislature Party Rajkumar Chabbewal were also present in the delegation.