The Hush Post, Chandigarh
Punjab Vidhan Sabha Speaker Rana K.P. Singh on Tuesday released a book titled “Anti Defection Law” penned by Senior IPS officer Kunwar Vijay Pratap Singh in his office. The writer of the book is a scholar of Constitutional and Criminal law and Doctorate in Police Administration.He is Ph.D from GNDU Amritsar and LLB from Panjab University, Chandigarh.
Speaking on the ocassion Rana K.P. Singh said that Anti Defection law is an important facet of Parliamentary Democracy of India. He congratulated the author and said that this book would be useful addition to literature in Political Science and Law relating to Parliamentary Democracy. “It is not easy task to write on such complex topics of fundamental Constitutional issues. I appreciate his efforts to bring such difficult issues in a very simple manner for the benefit of common citizens as well as for the law professionals” he added.
Meanwhile giving more details about his book Kunwar Vijay Pratap Singh said ,”there are many confusions and misnomers on Anti Defection Law in the mind of common citizens. As a student of Constitutional law, it is my endeavour to present complex and complicated issues in a simple and easy way” he also added, “I have tried my best to simplify the core intricacies of anti-defection law. For the purpose of clarity, another important topic ‘office of profit’ has been briefly appended to this book, as this topic is largely associated with disqualification provisions”
Prominent amongst others present on the occasion included cabinet ministers Navjot Singh Sidhu and Sadhu Singh Dharmsot, Punjab Vidhan Sabha Deputy Speaker Ajaib Singh Bhatti, Dr. Raj Kumar Verka, Surinder Dabar, Dr. Dharambir Agnihotri, Darshan Lal, Mr. Sunil Datti, Prof. Baljinder Kaur, Najar Singh Manshahia (All MLAs) and Jugal Kishor Sharma ex-MLA.