Punjab Chief Minister Capt Amarinder Singh has welcomed Sonia Gandhi's appointment as interim president of the Congress as the best decision in the current circumstances and said her experience and understanding would help guide the party.
Other Congress leaders from Punjab and Haryana also hailed her appointment and said she had the right experience to guide the party in the present circumstances.
"Happy to see Smt. Sonia Gandhiji back in the saddle. It was the best decision in the current circumstances. Her experience and understanding will help guide@INCInida. "I wish her and the party all the best," Capt Singh said in a tweet.
Sonia was on Saturday appointed interim president of the Congress at a crucial meeting of the party's working committee in New Delhi, after Rahul Gandhi refused pleas by partymen to take back his resignation.