Chandigarh, January 14
Aam Aadmi Social gathering convenor Arvind Kejriwal and occasion’s Punjab unit chief Bhagwant Mann met some farmers in Punjab Chief Minister Charanjit Singh Channi’s constituency Chamkaur Sahib.
In a brief video of the assembly launched by the occasion on Friday, Kejriwal and Mann are seen sitting on a cot positioned within the mustard fields and interacting with some farmers.
Within the video, Mann asks the farmers if they’ve fee for the cane crop and the peasants reply that it has not but been cleared.
“Did you not get fee to your produce for 2 years?” Kejriwal then asks the farmers.
One other farmer tells the AAP leaders that plenty of youth of the world are unemployed.
“So, this time are you going to carry a change (bringing AAP to energy)?” asks Kejriwal in the course of the dialog with peasants.
“We’re with you..,” an aged farmer tells Kejriwal, and the Delhi chief minister tells him that they solely want their help.
Punjab goes to polls on February 14 and the AAP is eyeing to wrest energy from the ruling Congress.
Kejriwal was on a two-day go to to the northern state which concluded on Thursday throughout which he additionally campaigned door-to-door, dominated himself out of the race because the occasion’s CM face, because the AAP launched its ‘Janta Chunegi Apna CM’ drive a day earlier and stated the title of the candidate for the highest put up will likely be introduced after getting the suggestions of individuals.
Kejriwal, nevertheless, had stated his personal desire for the put up is Bhagwant Mann.
Throughout the dialog with peasants at a village in Chamkaur Sahib, within the video, one other farmer tells Kejriwal that they bought all help and assist from the AAP dispensation, together with making preparations of water, ration and offering different necessities which was made when the peasants had been agitating towards farm legal guidelines at Delhi borders.
“Did you come to learn about our colleges and hospitals in Delhi?” Kejriwal asks, to which the farmers reply they know it.
The Delhi chief minister then asks the peasants whether or not there’s a authorities faculty of their space.
The aged farmer replies solely 5 lecturers are there the place 12 lecturers are wanted. “What is going to the kids do?” he asks.
Kejriwal tells them if AAP involves energy, it is going to enhance the situation of presidency colleges like his authorities did in Delhi and likewise present employment to youth.
“The best way we caused a change in Delhi, we’ll carry a change in Punjab too,” he stated.
The Channi authorities has been below assault, particularly from the Aam Aadmi Social gathering, over the problems of colleges.
AAP chief and Delhi schooling minister Manish Sisodia had final month visited two authorities main colleges positioned in Chamkaur Sahib, alleging their pathetic situation.
Sisodia had then alleged that the bathroom there was stinking and lecture rooms had been infested with spider webs and in one of many colleges there was just one trainer, who was getting simply Rs 6,000 monthly.
Sisodia, Kejriwal and Mann should not the one AAP leaders who’ve focused Channi’s constituency.
Final month, senior AAP chief and Punjab affairs co-incharge Raghav Chadha had paid a shock go to to Jindapur village in Chamkaur Sahib and alleged that unlawful sand mining was being carried out in Channi’s constituency.
Nevertheless, the Punjab chief minister had trashed his claims and had given a strict warning to AAP leaders from Delhi that no “outsider” could be allowed to boost an “unfounded alarm” within the state. PTI