Punjab CM Amarinder Singh says Prashant Kishor has joined him as principal advisor

CHANDIGARH: Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh Monday said poll-strategist Prashant Kishor has joined him as his principal advisor.

“Happy to share that @PrashantKishor has joined me as my Principal Advisor. Look forward to working together for the betterment of the people of Punjab!” Singh said in a tweet.

Kishor had handled the Congress party’s poll campaign in Punjab in the 2017 assembly elections.

Currently, Kishor’s company, Indian Political Action Committee (I-PAC), is assisting Mamata Banerjee’s TMC in West Bengal elections.

Kishor had also managed Narendra Modi’s campaign for prime ministership in 2014 general elections.