Earlier this month, in a video released by AAP’s Gujarat unit, Kejriwal had expressed support for the Patidar agitation and jailed leader Hardik Patel.
A case was also filed against him Friday for allegedly slapping a 60-year-old man. He was arrested in the middle of a press conference at his office in south Delhi’s Khanpur.
Attacking the AAP government for being “power hungry”, Delhi BJP president Upadhyay demanded Chief Minister Kejriwal’s resignation.
Talking about the CBI raid against him six months back, Kejriwal said that FIR is another such “futile and fraudulent” attempt “to scare” him.
“The role of Parliamentary Secretaries during my tenure was not defined,” said Dikshit.
Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal said Wednesday initiatives such as setting up ‘mohalla clinics’ were the result of “hard work” by these secretaries.
“Then it was constitutional and when we do it, it turns out to be unconstitutional. What is this, if not double standards ?” CM Arvind Kejriwal asked.
CM Arvind Kejriwal told ANI that PM Modi has not yet been able to digest the AAP’s splendid win in the Delhi Assembly polls.
Congress party spokesman PL Punia also wants CM Arvind Kejriwal to resign taking moral responsibility, alleging that he was making false claims.
The comments come after President Pranab Mukherjee on Monday withheld assent to a bill passed by the Delhi government in June 2015
The move comes days after Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal tweeted that Rai present himself before the ACB to answer questions on the bus controversy.
“Do as much unconstitutional, illegal and anti-people work as you want at the behest of Modiji, but he will never make you the vice president,” said Kejriwal
Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal reacted sharply to the development and targeted Prime Minister Narendra Modi, alleging that he does not respect democracy and was only fearful of the AAP.
The refusal puts a question mark over the membership of 21 Aam Aadmi Party MLAs, who have been appointed Parliamentary Secretaries by the Arvind Kejriwal government.
“Udta punjab judgement is a tight slap on Modi regime’s intolerance,” Kejriwal tweeted.