(New Delhi,Lucknow) AAP & BSP to Skip Congress’s Meeting on CAA
The Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) And Bahujan Samaj Party(BSP) are likely to skip the meeting of opposition parties called by the Congress to discuss the situation arising out of violence on various university campuses and protests over the Citizenship Amendment Act,
BSP President Mayawati on Monday said her party will not attend the Congress-led opposition meeting to discuss a strategy on protests over the CAA and NRC, saying it will “demoralise” her party workers
In a series of tweets, the former Uttar Pradesh chief minister said her party is against the Citizenship Amendment Act (CAA) and the National Register of Citizens (NRC) but attending the meeting will demoralise BSP workers in Rajasthan, where the Congress has caused defections in her party.
(Chd,Pb) AAP’s Rebel MLA Sandia Withdraws Resignation
MLA Amarjit Singh Sandoa withdrew his resignation, saying he did not want to put an “additional financial burden” of bypoll on people.
Sandoa is the second legislator after rebel AAP leader Sukhpal Singh Khaira who has taken back his resignation.
Ropar MLA on Thursday.wrote to the Punjab Vidhan Sabha speaker about the withdrawal of his resignation.
Speaker Rana KP Singh said a legislator could withdraw his resignation at any stage before its acceptance.
At the time of joining the Congress, Sandoa had said that he had felt “disenchanted” with AAP due to its top leadership’s “high-handed” approach towards Punjab and had decided to join the Congress for its politics of development and inclusiveness.
Sandoa, who had contested on the AAP ticket from Ropar in the 2017 assembly elections, had defeated Congress candidate Barinder Singh Dhillon with a margin of over 23,000 votes.
(New Delhi)Cong MLA Sawhney Joins AAP
Four-time Congress MLA Parlad Singh Sawhney joined the Aam Aadmi Party on Sunday in presence of Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal.
Sawhney, who was a close aide of former Delhi chief minister Sheila Dikshit, said he has not joined the party for getting a ticket to contest the upcoming assembly polls but to work towards development of Delhi.
Welcoming him to the party fold, Kejriwal said he is extremely happy that Sawhney joined the AAP with his team.
Sawhney was MLA from Chandni Chowk Assembly from 1998 till 2015. In 2015, he was defeated by AAP candidate Alka Lamba.
(New Delhi)Aap Handover Baton of Delhi Polls to Sanjay Singh
Aam Aadmi Party on Thursday appointed senior leader Sanjay Singh as its in-charge for the forthcoming assembly elections in Delhi.
The AAP also appointed its national secretary Pankaj Gupta as the campaign director for the polls, at a meet of its Political Affairs Committee chaired by convenor Arvind Kejriwal.
[New Delhi]AAP Turned Down Possibility Of Alliance With Congress In Punjab
There is no possibility of any alliance with the Congress in Punjab and the Aam Aadmi Party is presently working on a three-state equation in Delhi, Haryana and Chandigarh
A meeting of the party’s Punjab unit was Tuesday held at the residence of Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia and the three names of candidates who would contest from Punjab were decided.
“The names for Bathinda, Khadoor Sahib and Ludhiana would be announced in the next one or two days,”
Sisodia held the meeting at his residence with AAP Punjab chief Bhagwant Mann and Leader of Opposition in the Punjab Vidhan Sabha Harpal Singh Cheema.
The party has till now declared the names of candidates for 10 of the 13 seats.
Polling will be held in Punjab in single phase on May 19 and results will be announced on May 23.
[Lucknow,UP] AAP Releases 3 Candidates In First List For UP:LS Polls
The Aam Aadmi Party released its first list of candidates in Uttar Pradesh for the Lok Sabha elections.
As per AAP state in-charge Sanjay Singh his party has fielded
Yogesh Dahiya from the Saharanpur parliamentary seat and
Shweta Sharma from Gautam Buddh Nagar.
Satish Chandra Sharma is from Aligarh
The party is likely to contest the polls from 25 Lok Sabha seats in the state.
[नई दिल्ली]आम आदमी पार्टी ने दिल्ली में सातवें लोकसभा प्रत्याशी के नाम की घोषणा भी कर ही दी ।
पश्चिमी दिल्ली से बलबीर सिंह जाखड़ होंगे “आप “के लोकसभा प्रत्याशी
रविवार को एक प्रेस वार्ता को संबोधित करते हुए दिल्ली प्रदेश संयोजक एवं कैबिनेट मंत्री गोपाल राय ने बलबीर सिंह जाखड़ को पश्चिमी लोकसभा सीट से अपना लोकसभा प्रत्याशी घोषित किया है।
बलवीर सिंह जाखड़ लोकपाल आंदोलन के समय से ही पार्टी के साथ जुड़े रहे हैं। मुख्य तौर पर अधिवक्ता राजनीति में सक्रिय रहे हैं। बलबीर सिंह जी बी ए एलएलबी पास है।
पार्टी के सातों लोकसभा प्रत्याशीयों की सूची निम्न प्रकार से है….
-चांदनी चौक लोकसभा-पंकज गुप्ता
-पूर्वी दिल्ली लोकसभा-आतिशी
-उत्तर-पूर्वी लोकसभा-दिलीप पांडे
-नई दिल्ली लोकसभा-बृजेश गोयल
-दक्षिणी दिल्ली लोकसभा-राघव चड्ढा
-उत्तर-पश्चिम लोकसभा-गुगन सिंह
-पश्चिमी दिल्ली लोकसभा- बलबीर सिंह जाखड़
[Panaji,Goa] AAP to Test Its Standing In Goa Contesting 3 Assembly Bypolls
The Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) on Thursday said it will contest bypolls to .
where by-elections will be held along with the Lok Sabha polls in the state on April 23.
The bypolls to Shiroda and Mandrem were necessitated after the sitting Congress MLAs resigned from the Assembly and party and joined the BJP.
The Mapusa seat fell vacant due to the death of sitting BJP MLA Francis D’Souza.
The Arvind Kejriwal-led party earlier announced its candidates for the two Lok Sabha seats in the state.
Former bureaucrat Elvis Gomes will contest from North Goa while Padgaonkar will be AAP’s candidate from South Goa.
[Chd,Pb] Bhagwant Mann Hopeful of Alliances in Punjab
AAP senior leader Bhagwant Mann said Wednesday that he was still hopeful of alliances in Punjab for the upcoming Lok Sabha polls.
The Sangrur MP, who was reappointed as party’s state unit chief at a function here, said his party would go all out to reach out to the remotest village in Punjab.
“We are in talks with the SAD (Taksali) and the BSP. They are holding meetings with (AAP rebel group) Sukhpal Khaira group and we too have met them. We are hopeful that an alternative against the Congress and the SAD-BJP will materialise. We hope an alliance will come up,” Mann told reporters here.
Delhi Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia, Leader of Opposition Harpal Cheema and many other AAP MLAs from the state were present at the function.