Patiala, Sep 24 (UNI) Former Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh today welcomed the appointment of MP, Rahul Gandhi as AICC general secretary entrusted with the charge of youth Congress saying that it would give the youth wing a new thrust.
Capt Singh said here today that with the appointment of Mr Gandhi as general secretary, the party would get more support from youth.
He also welcomed the appointment of Rajinder Kaur Bhattal as PCC president and Mohinder Singh KP as working president.
''Now Punjab Congress will give a good fight to ruling SAD-BJP government and check its unrestrained behaviour,'' he said.
He also welcomed the appointment of Margret Alwa as the AICC incharge of Punjab Congress.
Vijay Inder Singla, the president of Punjab Youth Congress also welcomed the appointment of Mr Gandhi.