Amritpal Singh to contest Lok Sabha elections from Khadoor Sahiab as a independent candidate

Amritsar: Balwinder Kaur mother of Waris Punjab De (outfit) Head,  Amritpal Singh here today confirmed that her son would contest Parliament elections from the Khadoor Sahib Constituency.

Talking to the media here today, Kaur  said that her son has agreed to contest election as an independent candidate from the Kahdoor Sahib Lok Sabha seat.

However, Amritpal Singh presently lodged in Dibrugarh jail in Assam under the (NSA) National Security Act, after his arrest by the Punjab police last year.

Earlier, Amritpal’s counsel Rajdev Singh Khalsa had said  that he would contest as an Independent from the Khadoor Sahib seat but family members were reluctant to confirm it.