Buoyed by the Aam Aadmi Party’s good efficiency in the recently-held Surat civic polls, social gathering chief Arvind Kejriwal has now set his eyes on the 2022 Gujarat Assembly polls. Kejriwal, who arrived in Surat on Friday, stated that AAP would search votes from the individuals of the state in the following Assembly polls primarily based on the efficiency of the social gathering’s 27 newly-elected corporators in town.
Polls to 6 civic our bodies in Gujarat, together with in Surat, had been held on Sunday. While the BJP retained energy in the Surat Municipal Corporation (SMC) by profitable 93 seats, the AAP bagged the remaining 27 seats. The Congress did not win even a single seat.
During his deal with to the social gathering corporators right here, Kejriwal stated, “The individuals of Gujarat are watching you with nice hope. In our first try, AAP received 28 Assembly seats in Delhi and got here to energy. People trusted us as a result of they knew that we’re true patriots, as we had been related to Anna
“In the 49 days of our rule, we did a variety of pro-people work. As a outcome, the individuals of Delhi gave us 67 seats in the second election. Now, six crore individuals of Gujarat will observe the work of 27 AAP corporators. If you carry out effectively, I’m certain there can be an enormous revolution in 2022,” the Delhi
chief minister added.
Fearing a “poaching try”, Kejriwal warned the elected representatives to tell the social gathering leaders if “anybody from the BJP” contacts them over telephone and provides a suggestion to change sides.
“I’m certain that BJP individuals will name you. But bear in mind, our true wealth is individuals’s belief. If anybody of you switches facet, it is going to break the belief of six crore individuals. Even if one particular person switches facet, the BJP and others will get an opportunity to say that AAP is not any totally different from others,” he stated.
The AAP convenor urged the newly-elected corporators to be prepared to assist the individuals of their respective wards, and likewise requested them to share their telephone numbers in their areas in order that residents can contact them simply.
“Even if you’re not in a position to do somebody’s work, by no means insult those that method you for assist. Always show respect to the individuals. We will search votes from the individuals of Gujarat on the premise of your efficiency right here,” he added.
Kejriwal is scheduled to conduct a roadshow in town on Friday.