Former Rajya Sabha MP Navjot Singh Sidhu on Monday addressed the media for the first time after he resigned from the Upper House on July 18.
During his press conference, Sidhu said that he resigned because Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) asked him to stay away from Punjab.
He said, "I gave up Rajya Sabha seat as I was asked to keep away from Punjab. This is not possible."
Here are the excerpts of his press conference in New Delhi-