Arvind Kejriwal gets trolled for saying PM Modi shouldn’t have let his mother stand in queue

Arvind Kejriwal has slammed Modi for letting his 96-year-old mother stand in queue to exchange currency notes.

By: Trends Desk | Updated: November 15, 2016 8:19 pm
Arvind Kejriwal slams Prime Minister Narendra Modi for letter his mother to stand in queue Arvind Kejriwal slams Prime Minister Narendra Modi for letter his mother to stand in queue

Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal has taken it upon himself to voice every opinion against the Prime Minister’s demonetisation move. Ever since Modi announced that old currency notes of Rs 500 and Rs 1,000 stand invalid, he hasn’t stopped criticising him and the government for the same. As soon as the news broke, Kejriwal took to Twitter to slam the initiative that Modi said has been taken against corruption and black money.

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It started with the CM taking a dig at PayTM saying that the company is the biggest beneficiary of demonetisation. He has been repeatedly saying that demonetisation of currency of a huge scam pulled by the government to help ‘corrupt friends of BJP’. He then went on to ask three questions to the PM on social media including, “who has black money?”, “Pl provide a list of ur friends whom u told abt this decision before ur announcement” and “Who are these people converting 500/1000 notes to 2000 notes on large scale?”

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In his latest tweet, the CM has slammed Modi for letting his 96-year-old mother stand in queue to exchange currency notes. “It’s not right on Modiji’s part to make his mother stand in a queue just for politics. In need be, I would stand in the queue but wouldn’t let my mother stand,” he tweeted in Hindi.

This morning, Modi’s mother Hiraba visited Oriental Bank of Commerce at her village in Gandhinagar. Coming in a wheelchair with her relatives, Hirabai won the Internet with her gesture. Though there were some who saw it as a ‘PR exercise’, most people praised her for supporting her son’s decision.

Meanwhile, Kejriwal’s tweet on Hiraba has created a furore on Twitter and here’s what people have to say. Some reminded of Anna Hazare’s fast and some reminded him of the time he swore on his children.

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    GandhiSpeaks
    Nov 15, 2016 at 4:58 pm
    Does the Indian Consution allow to recall a Chief Minister? I am sure Delhi realized their ber in voting for this person whose only agenda is Target Modi. There is nothing positive about this person. How can such a negative person even lead a team of 5 people in an office, forget a State.
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    IML sood
    Nov 15, 2016 at 3:31 pm
    Dear Rohit like many media especially IE enjoy the fun from this repulsive creature who has born as a joker but people of Delhi are cursing their luck having such cheap minister.
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    MyTake
    Nov 15, 2016 at 6:31 pm
    AK is a real SOB!
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    Bharat
    Nov 15, 2016 at 2:37 pm
    dont worry AK, at the moment ager bhakt ko sandas bhi khilaye modi tou bolenge shakti hai .. so dont worry about them keep saying the truth !!!
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    himanshu kalpana
    Nov 16, 2016 at 2:35 pm
    Its Modi ji's mother, she is special. Please don't send elderly and kids in ATM lines. Many times there is stampeded and police too using force. 26 people dead, w country rattled (except the corrupt politicians/businessmen/official) who have black money in properties/gold.... how can a Govt be so insensitive? There is no emergency for this demonetization. ... Modi ji has Police/CBI?IT to raid corrupt politicians/businessmen/official or declare unaccounted money saved abroad as national et and get it.
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    Roger That
    Nov 15, 2016 at 1:41 pm
    Hum to bade imandaar hain ji, bina matlab session bula k hum to rajneeti nhi karte hain ji, sach bol rha hun mai ji, ji bachon ki kasam kha k bol rha hun ji...........
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    ak dev
    Nov 15, 2016 at 6:50 pm
    When Kejriwal will die he will be accusing Modi in his last words.
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    Akhlesh Mathur
    Nov 15, 2016 at 1:19 pm
    Disgusting is the one word but then he is now a certified lt;br/gt;lt;br/gt;It's a shame that national media gives this mentally challenged guy space
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