2022 elections might be AAP’s first critical foray into U.P. politics
Setting the tone for his marketing campaign for the Uttar Pradesh Assembly elections, Delhi Chief Minister and AAP chief Arvind Kejriwal provided prayers at the Ram Janmabhoomi web site in Ayodhya on Tuesday. He stated his authorities would come with Ayodhya within the Delhi Government’s free pilgrimage scheme.
In his two-day go to to Ayodhya, this was his third cease at a temple. On Monday, he provided aarti at the Saryu river and on Tuesday he provided prayers at the Hanumangarhi temple too.
“I was fortunate that I got the chance to bow before Ram Lalla and I wish everyone must get this chance. Whatever capability I have, I will use that to make more and more people have ‘darshan’ here,” Mr. Kejriwal stated.
In the 2014 Lok Sabha elections, Mr. Kejriwal had unsuccessfully contested towards Prime Minister Narendra Modi from Varanasi. Though a distant second, he managed to get somewhat over 20% votes. The 2022 elections would be the Aam Aadmi Party’s first critical foray into Uttar Pradesh politics. The celebration has introduced that it’s going to contest in all 403 seats.
Making his first election promise for the State, Mr. Kejriwal stated he would bring more pilgrims to Ayodhya. He stated, “In Delhi, we are running the ‘Chief Minister’s Tirth Yatra Yojana’ under which free pilgrimage is provided to the people of Delhi to all the pilgrim places. We will have a special Cabinet meeting on Wednesday in which Ayodhya will be included in the scheme.”
Under this scheme, Delhiites had been offered journey by AC trains and keep in AC lodges and all of the bills had been borne by the Delhi Government. This service could be freed from cost, he stated.
Under the ‘Mukhyamantri Tirth Yatra Yojana’ for senior residents, the Delhi Government bears the bills of about 77,000 pilgrims yearly. Delhi residents above the age of 60 are lined below this scheme.
On being requested whether or not he had made any donation for building of the Ram Temple, Mr. Kejriwal stated, “I have also donated for Ram Mandir but donations must always be kept a secret”.
Mr. Kejriwal’s go to to the Ram Temple was not a primary for the celebration. The AAP had formally kicked off its ballot marketing campaign in September with its senior leaders Manish Sisodia and Sanjay Singh providing prayers at the Ram Janmabhoomi and Hanumangarhi shrine within the temple city. The celebration had additionally taken out a ‘Tiranga Yatra’ in Ayodhya from the 18th Century mausoleum of Nawab Shujaudaulah to the Gandhi Park.
The different ballot guarantees embody 300 items of electrical energy freed from value to all home customers, waiver of excellent payments of 38 lakh households and making certain 24×7 energy provide in Uttar Pradesh if the AAP is voted to energy within the Assembly elections.
Special Correspondent , 2021-10-27 04:21:01