Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal, on Saturday announced that he will sit on an indefinite fast from March 1 for full statehood of Delhi in
“The entire Delhi now needs to launch a movement for the full statehood and I am going to sit on an indefinite fast from March 1 for full statehood of Delhi”, Kejriwal said in the Delhi assembly.
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“Democracy has been implemented in entire nation, but not Delhi. Public votes and selects a government, but the government has no power. So we’re starting a movement on March 1 and I’ll sit on indefinite fast for the full statehood of Delhi”, he told the media.
Speaking in the Vidhan Sabha, The Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) leader accused PM Modi-led NDA government of obstructing development work in the national capital.
The Delhi CM said that the files of various development projects of Delhi are not being cleared by the central government.