Former India cricketer Harbhajan Singh congratulated Punjab’s new Chief Minister Bhagwant Mann on his election.
The Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) won 92 of the 117 Assembly seats, outnumbering both the Indian National Congress (INC) and the Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD)-Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) alliance.
Congratulations to @AamAadmiParty and My friend #BhagwantMann on Becoming our New Chief minister .. great to hear that he will be taking oath as the new CM in Bhagat Singh’s village Khatkarkalan,
Mann, who is also an MLA from the Dhuri Assembly Constituency. Will take the oath of office as Punjab’s new Chief Minister at Khatkarkalan in the Nawanshahr district. Harbhajan took to Twitter to share a touching photo of Mann hugging his mother.
Harbhajan Singh Congratulates Bhagwant Mann on “What A Picture…”
Congratulations to the @AamAadmiParty and my friend Bhagwant Mann on their election as our new Chief Minister. It’s great to hear that he’ll take the oath of office as the new Chief Minister in Bhagat Singh’s hometown of Khatkarkalan. “What a shot…this is a proud moment for Mata ji.” Harbhajan captioned the photo.
Mann also took to Twitter to express gratitude to the people of Punjab for their support for the party.
Harbhajan announce his retirement from all forms of cricket in December of last year, capping off a 23-year career.
The former India spinner, who had made his debut in 1998. Also part of the Indian team that won the 2007 T20 World and the 2011 ODI World Cup.
Harbhajan played 103 Tests, 236 ODIs. And Also 28 T20Is in his career, taking 714 wickets across all formats.