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AAP’s ‘Mission Himachal’ begins with Arvind Kejriwal, Bhagwant Mann roadshow in Mandi | Latest News India

Delhi chief minister and Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) nationwide convenor Arvind Kejriwal alongside with his Punjab counterpart Bhagwant Mann held a roadshow in Himachal Pradesh’s Mandi, months earlier than the meeting elections in the state. Kejriwal, whose celebration is trying to broaden its footprint after its landslide victory in the lately held Punjab meeting polls, claimed the AAP will “uproot corruption from Himachal Pardesh” if it comes to power.

“First, we eradicated corruption in Delhi, then in Punjab. Now, it’s time to uproot corruption from Himachal Pradesh,” information company ANI quoted Kejriwal as saying.

“We are common people, we don’t know how to do politics. Instead, we know how to work for people, build schools and end corruption. We have ended corruption in just 20 days in Punjab since Bhagwant Mann became the chief minister. Now, ‘kranti’ should happen in Himachal Pradesh too,” Kejriwal stated.

To start its ballot marketing campaign, the AAP has chosen Mandi, the house turf of incumbent chief minister Jai Ram Thakur. This is the celebration’s first main occasion in the run-up to the Himachal meeting polls and would additionally replicate the temper of the general public in the hill state.

Himachal is about to go to the polls on the finish of this year and one other BJP-ruled state Gujarat. The AAP has additionally introduced to contest the Shimla municipal election, the schedule for which is anticipated very quickly.

Last month, the AAP had appointed an eight-member crew to broaden the organisation and devise ballot methods in Himachal. Delhi well being minister Satyendar Jain has been made the election in-charge and has already visited the state a number of occasions for the reason that AAP victory. Durgesh Pathak has been appointed state in-charge with Ratnesh Gupta his deputy.

Speaking to reporters on Tuesday, Jain had projected his celebration as an alternative choice to the ruling BJP and opposition Congress in the state.

The AAP is a greater choice for Himachal Pradesh as each the ruling BJP and the opposition Congress have looted the hill state, alleged the Delhi well being minister.

The Congress has lost its floor and the AAP has enough expertise of defeating it, he stated apparently referring to the lately held Punjab Assembly polls, in which Jain’s celebration stormed to energy.

Jain stated his celebration’s membership drive has been profitable in the hill state as three lakh folks joined AAP in the final fortnight.


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