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Punjab assembly polls: Navjot Singh Sidhu files nomination from Amritsar East; says not fighting elections for personal gains

Cricketer-turned-politician Navjot Singh Sidhu On Wednesday Filed His Nomination For The Upcoming Punjab Assembly Elections From Amritsar East Constituency.

News Nation Bureau | Edited By : Bindiya Bhatt | Updated on: 18 Jan 2017, 03:58:19 PM
Navjot Singh Sidhu speaks to reporters after filing nomination from Amritsar East (Pic: ANI)

New Delhi:

Cricketer-turned-politician Navjot Singh Sidhu on Wednesday filed his nomination for the upcoming Punjab assembly elections from Amritsar East constituency.

Sidhu said that he is not fighting the elections for his personal gains but for the people of Punjab.

"Not a personal fight, just want youth of Punjab to walk on the right path. It was important for me to come into the system and fight," he told reporters after filing nomination.

"My appeal for each Congress worker and each Punjabi is that vote for Punjab this time."

"Iss baar jeetana hai Punjab ko, Punjabiyat ko, har Punjabi ko. Jodne wale ko maan milta hai, todne wale ko apmaan," he added.

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First Published : 18 Jan 2017, 01:12:00 PM