Finally after all the confusions, Arvind Kejriwal announced Bhagwant Mann as the CM Face for the Punjab Assembly elections 2022. The reason behind this is Aam Aadmi Party was apprehensive that if they would choose any outsider candidate, there would be revolt inside the party.


Bhagwant Mann had also given an indication that if he is not is chosen as the candidate for Punjab Elections this time, he will revolt against the party. If this happened, AAP would have to face heavy loss in this election.


Till now many agencies cleared from there surveys that there are heavy chances of AAP to win the elections this time. To ensure their win, the party didn't want to have any clash between the members. So with the public opinion poll they decided to announce Bhagwant Mann as the CM Face of Aam Aadmi Party in the elections.


Here are some of the facts about Bhagwant Mann chosen as the CM Face for Punjab Assembly Elections 2022:


Bhagwant Mann is a two-time MP from Sangrur Lok Sabha seat and the party's face in Parliament.


 He is also the head of the Aam Aadmi Party's Punjab unit. He is very popular among the people of Punjab not only as a   politician but also as a comedian and actor.


Mann started his political career in 2011 by joining Manpreet Singh Badal's People's Party of Punjab. In 2012, he unsuccessfully contested elections in the Lehra constituency.


In 2014, he joined Aam Aadmi Party and contested for Lok Sabha elections from Sangrur. He won that election. After that he lost the 2017 state polls against Akali Dal.


 Bhagwant Mann is the most popular face from the Aam Aadmi Party.


He was frequently targeted for his alcohol consumption. He was also dragged in a huge controversy ahead of 2017 Punjab elections. In 2019, during a party event he swore not to touch alcohol and will serve the state for progress.

Mann is one of the popular politicians from Punjab holding a huge fan base. In the polls conducted by the Aam Aadmi Party asking for people's opinion on the upcoming election for CM face, Bhagwant Mann got 15 lakh votes from the people making him the most popular.

 

You Might Also Like


Editors Choice