48 days later: Highlights of AAP governance

Arvind Kejriwal’s Aam Aadmi Party made many promises and announced many policies during its 48 days tenure.

Arvind Kejriwal changed the political discourse with a stunning showing of his fledgling Aam Aadmi Party(AAP) in the December Assembly polls that brought Congress’ 15-year rule to an end. (PTI) Arvind Kejriwal changed the political discourse with a stunning showing of his fledgling Aam Aadmi Party(AAP) in the December Assembly polls that brought Congress’ 15-year rule to an end. (PTI)
New Delhi | Updated: February 15, 2014 8:52 am

Arvind Kejriwal’s Aam Aadmi Party made many promises and announced many policies during its short tenure. Here are the highlights.

– Electricity tariff halved for households using less than 400 units a month. CM orders audit of private discoms.

– 700 litres of free water for houses with a water meter.

– 90 per cent reservation in Delhi University for students from Delhi proposed.

– Anti-corruption helpline launched. CM asks people to carry out sting operations to nab the corrupt.

– Janta Darbar plan scrapped after chaos outside Delhi Secretariat.

– Nod to FDI in retail scrapped.

– Midnight raid by Delhi Law Minister Somnath Bharti in Khriki Extension to bust alleged prostitution and drug ring.

– CM asks for suspension of police officers. AAP MLAs protest outside Rail Bhawan.

– AAP expels MLA Vinod Kumar Binny from party.

– AAP announces Lok Sabha poll plans. Kejriwal names 28 “corrupt” politicians in press conference.

– Nido Taniam dies, govt seeks magisterial probe, Kejriwal joins protest.

– Condemning death of student from Arunachal Pradesh, Nido Taniam, government seeks magisterial probe to be ordered by L-G.

– Power tariff hiked by 6-8 per cent, government calls it blackmail.

– Delhi Lokpal Bill 2014 cleared by Delhi Cabinet

– FIR ordered against Veerappa Moily, Mukesh Ambani and Murli Deora over gas pricing.

– Swaraj Bill cleared.

First Published on: February 15, 2014 3:26 am
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