With the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) emerging as the single largest political party in the Chandigarh Municipal Corporation elections, its national convener Arvind Kejriwal on Tuesday said that people in Chandigarh and Punjab are fed up with traditional political parties, politicians and old style politics. Huh. A fractured mandate has come in the Chandigarh Municipal Corporation elections. In 35 wards, AAP won 14, BJP 12, Congress eight and Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) one ward.
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Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal said in a statement here, “People want to get rid of corruption and after Delhi, Chandigarh’s (Municipal Corporation) election results are a clear example of this. People have shocked the old (parties) by choosing a new party (AAP), new faces and honest politics.
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Kejriwal said the Chandigarh election results dispelled the myths and propaganda spread by AAP’s rivals. “The whole of Punjab wants change. Like Delhi and Chandigarh, Punjab wants fresh faces and honest politics.
AAP will take out a peace march under the leadership of Kejriwal in Patiala on December 31. AAP’s Punjab chief and MP Bhagwant Mann said that this march will be dedicated for the peace and prosperity of Punjab.
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