Chandigarh: June 16: A meeting of the Legal Cell of Punjab Youth Congress was here held today. The meeting was presided over by the President PCC Smt. Rajinder Kaur Bhattal. Sh. Harchand Singh Barsat Member Pradesh Congress Committee and S. Harpreet Singh Chairman Legal Cell PYC also participated in the discussion held in the meeting.
According to S. Raj Pal Singh General Secretary Punjab Pradesh Congress it was decided in the meeting to take up the cases of political vendetta and atrocities unleashed by the Akali Government on Congress workers in the wake up of Panchayti Raj Institutions elections. The Legal Cell will provide all help to the victims of the vendetta politics of the State Government. The Legal Cell also put forth demand for Constitution of Three Member State Election Commission instead of the single Member Commission on the pattern of Election Commission of India to stop repetition of unfair elections held under the regime of Akali Dal in Punjab. The Legal Cell also committed itself to stand firmly to safeguard the democratic process in the coming Municipal elections in the State.
The meeting was also attended by Presidents of District Legal Cells Ludhiana, Moga, Mansa, Mohali and Muktsar.