AAP to send Sheila 6 lakh letters urging cut in power tariff

As Arvind Kejriwal’s indefinite fast against “inflated” power bills entered the ninth day on Sunday,his Aam Aadmi Party said it will tomorrow deliver over 6.38 lakh letters it collected from Delhiites to Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit urging her to cut power tariff.

Written by Press Trust Of India | Published: April 1, 2013 1:23:55 am

As Arvind Kejriwal’s indefinite fast against “inflated” power bills entered the ninth day on Sunday,his Aam Aadmi Party said it will tomorrow deliver over 6.38 lakh letters it collected from Delhiites to Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit urging her to cut power tariff. In a statement,AAP said a total of 6,38,707 letters were signed by Delhiites till last night and they will be submitted to Dikshit on Monday morning.

The party alleged that the price of electricity and water had increased many folds in the capital due to corruption.

“As the number of Delhiites,who have decided not to pay their bills,swells day by day,the ball is now in Sheila Dikshit’s court. Will she listen to the voice of people who have elected her to power or continue to support private companies?” the statement said.

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