This become Delhi chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal’s 2d go to to a dera in Punjab.
PATIALA: With elections in Punjab less than a yr away, Delhi leader Minister Arvind Kejriwal dashed off to Patiala on Wednesday to satisfy a Sikh religious preacher to mourn the death of his partner who turned into shot ultimate week. Mr Kejriwal’s Aam Aadmi celebration has alleged that the attack meditated theterrible law and order scenario in Punjab and the kingdom became not even secure for non secularpreachers.
Mr Kejriwal spent an excellent half-hour with Sikh preacher Bhai Ranjit Singh Dhadhrian Wale at his sect headquarters on the Patiala-Sangrur dual carriageway. The preacher turned into attacked on seventeenthJune when his motorcade become passing through Ludhiana, killing considered one of his aide. His sect has lakhs of fans each in Punjab and overseas. opposition birthday celebration leaders are making abeeline to meet the preacher, and now AAP has joined the queue hoping for political help.
“We condemn the attack, Kejriwal had come to deliver this… the Badal authorities has failed on regulationand order front,” said AAP spokesperson Sukhpal Khaira.
despite the fact that both senior and junior Badals have met the religious leader within the beyond, Wednesday’s assembly didn’t pass down well in the Akali ranks.
Shiromani Akali Dal spokesperson Mahesh Inder Singh Grewal told NDTV, “in preference to demandingabout Punjab’s regulation and order situation, Arvind Kejriwal must paintings for strength and waterissues in the national capital.”
This was Mr Kerjiwal’s 2d visit to a dera in Punjab. at some stage in his tour in March, the Delhi leaderminister had met chief of Dera Sachkhand Ballan in Jalandhar.