Aam Aadmi Social gathering chief Arvind Kejriwal at this time mentioned that his celebration will announce its chief ministerial candidates for the upcoming state elections earlier than the Congress or the BJP. “All political events declare their CM candidates nearer to the date of elections, both near or after the mannequin code of conduct is enforced,” he mentioned at a press convention in Punjab. Citing the instance of former Punjab CM Captain Amarinder Singh, he mentioned that Congress declared his title only one week earlier than the elections.
Mr Kejriwal additionally took a swipe on the Congress and BJP over questions on his celebration’s chief ministerial face, mentioning that he was solely following his rivals in not asserting a reputation. “Punjab: Congress is not asserting if (Charanjit Singh) Channi, (Sukhjinder Singh) Randhawa or (Navjot Singh) Sidhu might be CM face. UP: Ruling BJP is not asserting if Yogi or another person might be CM face. The identical goes for Goa and Uttarakhand. We’ll announce it earlier than them,” he advised wantpassport in response to a query on this matter.
He assured the viewers that his celebration would declare its CM faces earlier than all different events.
Punjab: Ruling Cong is not asserting if Channi or Sidhu might be their CM Face
UP: Ruling BJP is not asserting if Yogi or another person might be their CM face
Identical goes for Goa & UK. We’ll announce it earlier than them. pic.twitter.com/AYUKyG0XNy
— AAP (@AamAadmiParty) November 23, 2021
Mr Kejriwal launched “Mission Punjab”, his celebration’s election marketing campaign for the state, from the Moga district yesterday. He interacted with a big group of auto drivers yesterday and even accepted a dinner invitation from one of many attendees. He went to his auto in his autorickshaw. State CM Charanjit Singh Channi had additionally met auto-rickshaw drivers yesterday morning and introduced waiver of all pending challans for them.
The AAP chief had additionally attacked Mr Channi, calling him a “pretend Kejriwal” for allegedly copying his election guarantees to the individuals of Punjab. “There’s a pretend Kejriwal roaming round. No matter I promise in Punjab, he does the identical after 2 days. He does no work, he’s a pretend,” he mentioned whereas asserting a money switch scheme for ladies within the state. Along with promising free electrical energy for the individuals within the state, he yesterday introduced a month-to-month direct switch of Rs 1,000 for all girls aged 18 years and above.