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No differences with state Congress chief: Amarinder

IANS  |  Mohali (Punjab) 

Just days after state left his office in a huff, on Monday dismissed reports of differences with him, terming it "as a media creation".

The said there were "absolutely no problems" between him and Jakhar, the

"It was the creation of the media, which had blown out of proportion a small incident in which Jakhar had left without meeting me because he had to go somewhere else," said told media here on Monday.

Jakhar had left the Chief Minister's office last week after getting upset over the chief minister's security personnel asking him to deposit his mobile phone before meeting

Jakhar and some legislators had come to Amarinder Singh's office in the secretariat here for a scheduled meeting.

However, Jakhar was also upset that Amarinder changed the time of the meeting.

Also defending Navjot Singh Sidhu, Amarinder said that there was no question of him quitting over proceedings in the road rage case against him.

The government had submitted before the that Sidhu's conviction by the in a 1987 road rage case, in which one person named died , should be upheld.

"The situation did not warrant Sidhu's resignation," the said. Hitting out the Akali Dal for seeking his resignation, he asked them to keep out of the affair, which was nothing to do with them.



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First Published: Mon, April 16 2018. 18:56 IST