Kejriwal congratulates people of Gujarat for ushering in new era of politics in state

PTI | New Delhi | Updated: 23-02-2021 21:25 IST | Created: 23-02-2021 21:22 IST
Kejriwal congratulates people of Gujarat for ushering in new era of politics in state
File Photo Image Credit: ANI

Delhi Chief Minister and AAP convenor Arvind Kejriwal congratulated the people of Gujarat on Tuesday for ushering in a new era of politics after his party registered impressive gains in the civic body polls in the state.

Kejriwal will hold a road show in Gujarat on February 26 to thank the people of the state, the party said.

''Heartfelt congratulations to the people of Gujarat for ushering in a new era of politics,'' the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) chief said in a tweet in Hindi.

He added that the people of Gujarat have voted for the politics of work as they are fed up with the politics of the BJP and the Congress.

''The people of Gujarat wanted an alternative and the AAP has emerged as a key alternative to the present parties. Now the upcoming Assembly election will be fought between the Aam Aadmi Party and the BJP,'' the chief minister said.

His deputy Manish Sisodia also took to Twitter, saying, ''The kind of love and support the people of Gujarat have shown, heartfelt thanks to each voter. All of us will work together towards 'kam ki rajneeti' (politics of work).'' ''We will raise public issues on the streets as well as in the Assembly. The people of Surat have done a great job. The people of Gujarat are upset with the BJP, they do not trust the Congress and the Aam Aadmi Party has emerged as their only hope,'' he said in a statement.

The AAP, which had fielded 470 candidates across six municipal corporations in Gujarat, won 27 seats in Surat. Its workers celebrated the poll results by cutting cakes.

(This story has not been edited by Devdiscourse staff and is auto-generated from a syndicated feed.)



Why unequal access to coronavirus vaccines is a threat to us all

... ...

India’s love affair with fossil fuels: the path to sustainable development?

... ...


Latest News

Vishwas Mehta new CIC of Kerala

Former Kerala Chief Secretary Vishwas Mehta on Monday took charge as the new Chief Information Commissioner CIC of the State Information Commission.Governor Arif Mohammed Khan administered the oath to Mehta at a function here, in which seve...

Moonwhite Films International Film Fest announces documentary film (Biopic) on Anup Jalota

Mumbai Maharashtra India, March 1 ANIPNN Devashish Sargam Raj is the Founder and Director of Moonwhite Films International Film Fest MWFIFF and also a National and International Award-Winning Film Writer and Director in Bollywood and have w...

GST collections rise 7 pc to Rs 1.13 lakh cr in Feb

GST collections crossed the Rs 1 lakh crore-mark for the fifth month in a row in February, rising 7 per cent to over Rs 1.13 lakh crore, indicating economic recovery, the Finance Ministry said on Monday.The collection is, however, lower tha...

UN: Arbitrary detentions in Syria conflict may be war crimes

Tens of thousands of civilians in Syria were arbitrarily detained in enforced disappearances during the countrys 10-year conflict, a U.N. commission said in a report released Monday. The fate of many remains unknown to this day.Thousands mo...

Give Feedback