He additionally mentioned that the bill is “opposite to Constitution Bench judgement”.
The National Capital Territory of Delhi (Amendment) Bill, 2021, that seeks to give extra powers to Delhi lieutenant-governor (L-G), will likely be launched in the Lower House on Monday.
In a tweet, the AAP nationwide convenor mentioned he strongly condemns “BJP’s unconstitutional and anti-democracy” transfer.
“After being rejected by ppl of Delhi (8 seats in Assembly, 0 in MCD bypolls), BJP seeks to drastically curtail powers of elected authorities through a Bill in LS at the moment. Bill is opposite to Constitution Bench judgement. We strongly condemn BJP’s unconstitutional n anti-democracy transfer,” Kejriwal tweeted.
“The Bill says- 1. For Delhi, “Govt” will imply LG Then what is going to elected govt do? … 2. All recordsdata will go to LG This is in opposition to 4.7.18 Constitution Bench judgement which mentioned that recordsdata is not going to be despatched to LG, elected govt will take all selections and ship copy of resolution to LG,” he mentioned in one other tweet.