New Delhi / Chandigarh: The Aam Aadmi Social gathering (AAP) demanded the ruling Congress in Punjab to offer police safety to the farmers protesting on the borders of Delhi. On the identical time, Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh described this demand of AAP as “arbitrary, absurd and irrational”.
AAP spokesperson Raghav Chadha wrote a letter to Amarinder Singh on Sunday, saying that the Punjab Police ought to present safety to the farmers in order that they don’t trigger any hurt and so they proceed to protest towards ‘black legal guidelines’ in a peaceable method.
Chadha stated, ‘Aam Aadmi Social gathering calls for you to deploy adequate variety of Punjab Policemen round all of the camps the place peaceable demonstrations are happening.’ He stated, “In view of the current assaults on farmers by BJP goons, they’re in dire want of safety.”
Reacting to the letter, the Punjab Chief Minister stated in a press release that Arvind Kejriwal’s celebration clearly has no understanding of the Structure and the legislation and is ignoring the legislation laid down by the Supreme Courtroom.
Amarinder Singh stated in a press release, “This demand is just not solely irrational and petty but additionally towards all rules and guidelines of legislation”. He stated that in accordance with the directions of the Ministry of Dwelling Affairs and an order of the Supreme Courtroom, Punjab Police can’t stay in every other state for greater than 72 hours. Even when they’re with somebody with safety.
Amarinder Singh stated that even when he orders to offer safety to the farmers, even then the Punjab Police can stick with them for 72 hours, no more than this.
Describing AAP’s letter as “pathetic”, the Chief Minister stated that this letter exposes that AAP desires to take over the ability of Punjab in any method.
Reversing the criticism of AAP over Sunil Jakhar’s assertion, Singh stated that the Punjab Congress chief is just not speaking “absurd” however you have no idea the distinction between a protected and non-protected citizen.
Amarinder Singh stated, “Perhaps it’s best to ask your Chief Minister of Delhi. Given his monitor file of poor governance and ignorance, there isn’t any assure that Kejriwal can also be conscious.”
The Punjab Chief Minister termed the AAP letter as a tactic to divert consideration from his function within the violence on the Pink Fort. He alleged, “AAP members have been caught on digital camera frightening unrest on the Pink Fort on Republic Day.” He stated that the “alliance” between AAP and BJP on agricultural legal guidelines was “uncovered” when Kejriwal notified one of many three legal guidelines in his state.
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